Mount Pearl — After two advance polling days before the Mount Pearl North provincial byelection to fill a seat left vacant when Steve Kent resigned as MHA in October a total of 1,046 votes have been cast.
There are 9,975 registered voters in the district.
Kent resigned to take up a position as chief administrative officer for the City of Mount Pearl.
Four candidates are running in the byelection: Jim Burton, Liberal; Nicole Kieley, NDP; Jim Lester, PC, and Hudson Stratton, who is running as an independent.
Byelection day is Tuesday, Nov. 21 and polls will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.