Mussallem takes Mayor's seat, council selected

At 12:05 a.m. on Sunday morning, the City of Prince Rupert released the unofficial results of the 2008 municipal election.

In the race for Mayor, Jack Mussallem defeated Don Scott by a tally of 1,838 to 1,646. … 41484.html

Spelling Correction - Janet Beil

Apologies CouncilWatch, it was a long night. I have changed the story to reflect the change and include the following information from the Prince Rupert School District:

Janet Beil won the rural seat with 125 votes, followed by Vernon Eli and Barry McDonald with 76 votes each. Pamela McArthur received 41 votes.