Global News projects UCP Nathan Horner win in Drumheller-Stettler.
Below is a full list of the candidates in the riding of Drumheller-Stettler, which is in east-central Alberta, and stretches to the Saskatchewan border.
Rick Strankman won the riding for the Wildrose in 2012 and held onto the seat in the 2015 election. However, 37-year-old farmer Nate Horner ousted Strankman during the UCP nomination process.
On Jan. 15, Strankman quit the UCP and asked to sit as an Independent.
NDP: Holly Heffernan
United Conservative Party: Nathan Horner
Alberta Party: Mark Nikota
Alberta Independence Party: Jason Hushagen
Alberta Advantage Party: Greg Herzog
Independent: Rick Strankman
The PCs held onto the riding since its creation in 2004. But in 2012, Strankman won the seat.