Manitoba heads to the polls Wednesday

WINNIPEG – Manitobans will elect new municipal leaders Wednesday as voters across the province head to the ballot boxes.

Polls open at 8 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. in all municipalities with contested elections, although some communities have elected leaders by acclamation.

School board elections are taking place at the same time as municipal elections

Winnipeg voters can find their polling stations on the city website. The website also includes the names of candidates for mayor, council and school trustee.

For full election coverage, including a live online broadcast starting at 8 a.m., a live blog that will continue throughout the day and live updating numbers as they come in, go to our Winnipeg Election 2014 page. Global Television will also broadcast live coverage starting at 9 p.m. that will also air on 680 CJOB radio.

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Global News Winnipeg: Manitoba heads to the polls Wednesday

Manitoba heads to the polls Wednesday