Tag Archives: Gerry Warner

Duffy trial reveals ugly truths about our democracy

Perceptions by Gerry Warner A “Great Senator” and “one of my best, hardest-working appointments ever.” None other than Prime Minister Stephen Harper scrawled this effusive piece of puffery in silver marker on a picture of Mike Duffy just five months … > Read More

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The Commander in Chief is endangering Canadians

Perceptions by Gerry Warner “Suppose They Gave a War and Nobody Came” was the title of a forgettable 1970 movie that ironically seems to have some prescience now as Commander in Chief Stephen Harper prepares to expand our Iraq misadventure … > Read More

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Harper prepares for his next glorious war

Perceptions by Gerry Warner Stephen Harper is a warmonger and he loves guns too! No wonder he’s preparing to send troops into Syria and telling rural Canadians to arm themselves because the Canadian countryside is unsafe. What else can you … > Read More

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When will we learn in the Middle East?

Perceptions by Gerry Warner Why are they doing it? Why does a seemingly normal young man from one of the richest and most democratic countries on earth suddenly renounce his country, his family and his entire belief system and fly … > Read More

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War and Peace American style is a failure

Perceptions By Gerry Warner Will it hold? Apparently not as bloodshed and carnage continue in the Ukraine despite heroic efforts by the leaders of Germany and France to stop it. But the shaky agreement crafted last week by German Chancellor … > Read More

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Please keep the door open for all

By Mayor Wayne Stetski Congratulations to Lee Pratt, Tom Shypitka, Ron Popoff, Isaac Hockley, Danielle Cardozo, Norma Blissett and Wes Graham on being elected. It will be challenging to live up to your election promises but I do wish you … > Read More

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Seven new legislators for city

The City of Cranbrook is going to have an entirely new council serving its civic needs for the next four years following the Nov. 15 election. Mayor Wayne Stetski was defeated by challenger Lee Pratt 3,396 votes to 2,192, while … > Read More

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Pratt new mayor of Cranbrook

Cranbrook has a new mayor. Lee Pratt has defeated incumbent Mayor Wayne Stetski in the Nov. 15 civic election. Pratt captured 3,396 votes compared to Stetski who had 2,192 votes and John York who had 144 votes. The City of … > Read More

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Candidates provide some answers for voters

It was, as moderator David Walls (College of the Rockies CEO) noted, “a marathon.” A packed Key City Theatre audience was last night provided a clearer picture as to whom Cranbrook voters will select Nov. 15 during the four-hour-long JCI … > Read More

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Warner runs again on an independent path

Local journalist and first-term council member Gerry Warner says he’d like to serve another term as an independent on City of Cranbrook council. “My constituency on council is the people of Cranbrook, who I believe deserve an independent representative who … > Read More

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