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Election results

Mayor: Dave Augustyn Ward 1: Marvin Junkin and Richard Rybiak Ward 2: Catherine King and Gary Accursi Ward 3: John Durley and Peter Papp Regional Councillor: Brian Baty DSBN: Dale Robinson French Separate: Jules Letourneau


Mayoral candidates debate October 8

Election Edition: Candidates final word

Every candidate was asked why residents should vote for them in the upcoming election. Below are the results. Mayoral candidates: “The people of Pelham want to be heard. They are tired of the lip service…



Mayoral candidates field questions

It was experience versus change in the Pelham mayoral debate last week. Dave Augustyn cited eight years of improvements overseen by town council. Mark Bay and Zachary Junkin said it was time for change. More…



Starting gates fill for election races

Rev. Paul MacNeil is breathing easier after Nomination Day last Friday. The candidate for the Niagara District Catholic School Board stood unopposed. His is one of two acclamations in Pelham. The other is Derrick Fournier…


Mayoral candidates debate October 8

Three-way race for mayor

Two political newcomers, Mark Bay and Zachary Junkin, are challenging two-term  incumbent Dave Augustyn for the town’s top job. “The mayoral election campaign is about proven leadership and I am pleased that people have an…


Mayoral candidates debate October 8

YMCA seeks partnership with the Town of Pelham

Members of YMCA Niagara were at Town Council Tuesday night to discuss the potential partnership regarding the building of a multi-faceted community centre. Niagara Volunteer Board Chair Leanne Standryk and CEO Janet St. Amand gave…