Is this the Facebook election?

This is the first election in Revelstoke that is seeing many candidates reaching out to voters using social media.

There is also a Facebook page organized by Giles Shearing to foment public political discussion. The page, called Revelstoke’s Fall Vote – The One that Counts, is at

You can find out more about many — but unfortunately not all — candidates at the following Facebook pages: — Jason Roe — Chris Johnston  — Jody Simm — Linda Jean Nixon — Murray Velichko — Alan Chell — Bryan Dubasov — Mauro Morrone — Elmer Rorstad — Jewelles Smith — Annie Wilson