Tag Archives: Trans-Canada Highway

Faced with choice to help, Liberals didn’t chose you

MLA Report By Norm Macdonald, Columbia River-Revelstoke MLA Every February the government releases a new provincial budget, and every year, the government has to make choices about what it is going to do with your tax dollars. This year, the … > Read More

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One killed in Trans-Canada crash

On December 29, at approximately 11:30 p.m. Golden RCMP were notified of a head-on collision involving two commercial vehicles on the Trans-Canada Highway. One driver was deceased on scene while the second driver was airlifted by STARS to Calgary’s Foothills … > Read More

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Constituents give BC Liberals a failing grade

MLA Report By Norm Macdonald, Columbia River-Revelstoke MLA My office has been receiving many calls, emails and letters from constituents who are very unsatisfied with the state of our public roads. For those of us who travel the Trans Canada … > Read More

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My job is to look beyond government spin

MLA report By Norm Macdonald, Columbia River-Revelstoke MLA On October 6, British Columbia’s Legislative Assembly will be recalled for a fall session, which will continue through October and November. The main focus of these two months will be on a … > Read More

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One dead, three hurt in head-on near Field

A B.C. woman is dead following a morning head-on collision on the Trans Canada Highway west of Field. B.C. Ambulance and Field Fire Rescue responded to the report of a two vehicle head on collision near the west entrance to Yoho … > Read More

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Work hard, play hard attitude brings much vitality to region

By David Wilks Kootenay-Columbia MP Between February 15 to the 22, Members of Parliament were back in their ridings to travel their constituencies.  For me it was a busy week. On Saturday, Feb. 15, I was in Creston and met … > Read More

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Time for the vice squad

Letter to the Editor Theodore Roosevelt wrote: “A typical vice of politics is the avoidance of saying anything real on real issues” and judging from Mr. Norm Macdonald’s latest letter to the editor it would seem we are in need … > Read More

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Completion of important KNP project celebrated

Mr. David Wilks, Member of Parliament for Kootenay–Columbia, on behalf of the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Canada’s Environment Minister and Minister Responsible for Parks Canada, last week announced the completion of construction of three wildlife underpasses and 4.6 kilometres of fenced highway in … > Read More

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4th annual Lake Louise Fall Festival underway

This fall Parks Canada is serving up a plethora of things to do at the fourth annual Lake Louise Fall Festival in Banff National Park, including hiking opportunities, photography and interpretive guided hikes with yoga. New this year, Parks Canada … > Read More

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Duczek / RDEK communications stellar

e-KNOW editorial The recent flooding events in the Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) were among the most severe crisis situations to hit southeastern British Columbia in the past couple of decades. The RDEK is a large, triangular area and … > Read More

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