B.C. NDP Leader John Horgan is scheduled to be in Kamloops on Saturday, Oct. 17, exactly one week before general voting day.
Horgan will be at the International Building at Thompson Rivers University at 9 a.m., when he will make a health care-related announcement. He will be joined by local NDP candidates Anna Thomas (Kamloops-South Thompson) and Sadie Hunter (Kamloops-North Thompson).
He will also spend a few minutes doing one-on-one interviews with the local press, including KTW.
Of the four political parties running candidates in the Kamloops-North Thompson and Kamloops-South Thompson ridings, Horgan will be the second leader to visit the city during the provincial election campaign, which began on Sept. 21.
B.C. Liberal Leader Andrew Wilkinson visited Kamloops on Oct. 2 and held a press conference with candidates Todd Stone (Kamloops-South Thompson) and Peter Milobar (Kamloops-North Thompson) to announce additional funding for the RCMP/Interior Health car 40 mental-health program, if elected.
B.C. Conservative Leader Trevor Bolin is schedued to be in Kamloops, at Jaxson Pacific at 755 Fortune Dr. on the North Shore, at 4 p.m. on Oct. 17.
B.C. Green Leader Sonia Furstenau has yet to visit either Kamloops riding during the campaign.