Tag Archives: Trans-Canada Highway

Provincial budget central to spring session

MLA Report By Norm Macdonald Columbia River-Revelstoke MLA The BC Legislature will reconvene at the beginning of February and sit through until the end of May. The central part of the Spring Session each year is the introduction and passage … > Read More

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Trans-Canada Highway project a much better choice

MLA report By Norm Macdonald Columbia River-Revelstoke MLA The New Year is always a time to reflect and re-evaluate, and as your representative to the Legislature, I’ve been thinking a lot about public policy and public spending. The BC Liberals … > Read More

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Hope for a strong winter tourism season

MLA Report By Norm Macdonald Columbia River-Revelstoke MLA As I write this MLA report, I can see that the mountains are getting a good dose of snow, and reports from other communities are the same. Lots of snow, early in … > Read More

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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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