Watson Lake (electoral district)

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Watson Lake
Flag of Yukon.svg Yukon electoral district
Watson Lake (electoraldistrict).jpg
Watson Lake in relation to other electoral districts in the Yukon
Territorial electoral district
Legislature Yukon Legislative Assembly
MLA
 
 
 
Patti McLeod
Yukon Party
District created 1978
First contested 1978
Last contested 2011

Watson Lake is an electoral district which returns a member (known as an MLA) to the Legislative Assembly of the Yukon Territory in Canada.

MLAs[edit]

Parliament Years Member Party
1978 1978–1982     Don Taylor Progressive Conservative
1982 1982–1985
1985     Independent
1985 1985–1989     Dave Porter New Democratic
1989 1989–1991     John Devries Progressive Conservative
1991–1992     Yukon Party
1992 1992–1996
1996 1996–2000     Dennis Fentie New Democratic
2000 2000–2002
2002     Yukon Party
2002 2002–2006
2006 2006–2011
2006 2011–present Patti McLeod

Electoral results[edit]

1992 general election[edit]

Yukon general election, 1992
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Yukon Party John Devries
     NDP
     Liberal
     Independent
Total

1996 general election[edit]

Yukon general election, 1996
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     NDP Dennis Fentie 442 52.8
Yukon Party Barrie Ravenhill 249 29.7
     Liberal Dave Kalles 106 12.7
     Independent Mickey Thomas 40 4.8
Total 837 100.0

2000 general election[edit]

Yukon general election, 2000
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     NDP Dennis Fentie 434 51.1
     Liberal Isaac Wood 272 32.0
Yukon Party Mickey Thomas 144 16.9
Total 850 100.0

2002 general election[edit]

Yukon general election, 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Yukon Party Dennis Fentie 521 63.1
     Liberal Tom Cove 174 21.1
     NDP Kathy Magun 130 15.8
Total 825 100.0

2006 general election[edit]

Yukon general election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Yukon Party Dennis Fentie 495 64.79
     Liberal Rick Harder 196 25.65
     NDP Rachael Lewis 45 5.89
     Independent Dale Robert Worsfold 28 3.66
Total 764 100.0

2011 general election[edit]

Yukon general election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Yukon Party Patti McLeod 276 37.8%
     NDP Liard McMillan 242 33.1%
     Liberal Thomas Slager 165 22.6%
     Independent Patricia Gilhooly 48 6.6%
Total 731

References[edit]

  • Watson Lake - Yukon Votes 2006. Retrieved May 22, 2009.