Marshall Neufeld is a realtor in Penticton – first to announce – ran in the riding once before
Penticton city Councillor Helena Konanz is a former professional tennis player – endorsed Thursday by Dan Albas, Rick Thorpe and Tom Siddon
In late 2013 Konanz announced she would run for the nomination as a Tory but quickly reversed her decision. She has served three terms on city council.
2015 election, Dick Cannings-NDP won the riding with 24,823 votes (37.3 per cent), Conservative-Neufeld was second at 19,871 (29.8) and Liberal Connie Densiuk a close third with 18,732 (28.1).
Two well known Penticton people seek the Tory Nomination – election of MP for SO – West Kootenay