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On-line guide to election night

Globe and Mail Update

On election night, supplement your TV watching with some time on-line at Instead of waiting for the results to scroll by your TV screen, log on and watch for live riding results. You can read about your province, look for close races or landslides. Or you can follow the prominent candidates and leaders. In short, take control.

On June 28, you'll have many ways to watch the election unfold on our site. As a result of an Elections Canada decision, we'll be able to give you the results live.

It all starts at 7 p.m. EDT, when polls close in Newfoundland and Labrador. Other Atlantic provinces start reporting at 7:30 p.m. Ontario, Quebec, Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta start at 9:30 p.m. At 10 p.m., polls close in British Columbia.

  • Breaking news: Starting at 7 p.m. EDT, our team of reporters and editors will bring you stories on the parties and on the regions. From the moment the first ballots are counted and well after the leaders speak at the end of the night, we'll be there. Check back often, as we'll be adding stories on our main and election sites. Our main story will have all the latest details
  • Your election home page: Follow our coverage at our main page at, or, for in-depth coverage and features, bookmark our Decision 2004 election page
  • Full results: Like maps? We've got them. Want to follow your riding? You'll find it here. Want provincial, party or full results? We've got that too. (More details below)
  • We have compiled a candidate and links tracker that will let you follow interesting races throughout the country.

    If you only have a few minutes, we have for you a 30 To Watch tracker where you'll find the leaders and interesting candidates and races.

    In addition, we will have regional trackers

  • Atlantic provinces (7 p.m., 7:30 p.m.)
  • Quebec (9:30 p.m.)
  • Ontario (9:30 p.m.)
  • Prairies (9:30 p.m.)
  • British Columbia (10 p.m.)

    Plus, look for these features:

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