The polls are now closed, and ballots are being counted.

Here’s a look at how the BC Provincial Election is shaping up.

Overall, the NDP is leading the race with 544,083 votes. The Liberals are second with 427,889 votes while the Greens have 184,921 votes

Here’s a look at what’s going on in our local ridings.

Cowichan Valley:

*Sonia Furstenau (Greens) – 8,631
Rob Douglas (NDP) – 7,550
Tanya Kaul (Liberals) – 3,032

Nanaimo-North Cowichan:

*Doug Routley (NDP) – 7,856
Chris Istace (Greens) – 5,228
Duck (don) Paterson (Liberals) – 3,554


*Sheila Malcolmson (NDP) – 8,041
Kathleen Jones (Liberals) – 3,498
Lia Marie Constance Versaevel (Greens) – 3,705

* Incumbent

For up-to-date numbers click here.