Tag Archives: Wayne Stetski

Cranbrook’s Clock Tower Square

Letter to the Editor Congratulations to City of Cranbrook staff and the Downtown Business Association for their great work on revitalizing Cranbrook’s Clock Tower Square! The project was designed in 2013 with four objectives: – Create a safer walking surface. … > Read More

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Loggers praised by MP in Parliament

More needed for the industry say upcoming election opposition Kootenay- Columbia MP David Wilks Tuesday stood in Parliament to speak out on behalf of loggers. “Mr. Speaker: In my riding of Kootenay-Columbia, from Nakusp to Elkford and all points in … > Read More

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Johnston acclamation makes four candidates

A fourth candidate has been added to the Kootenay-Columbia slate for the Oct. 19 federal election. Former Columbia Basin Trust CEO Don Johnston was recently acclaimed as the Liberal Party of Canada’s candidate in Kootenay-Columbia. Johnston, a Nelson-based consultant was … > Read More

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Changing our electoral system will fix Canada’s problems

By Danette Moulé This fall, we will all head to the polls for yet another federal election. And as you decide who you’re going to vote for, you will inevitably consider voting strategically. Why vote strategically? Because if you vote … > Read More

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MacKay visit a blown opportunity: Stetski

By Ian Cobb/e-KNOW Canada’s Minister of Justice and Attorney General Peter MacKay, one of the key authors of the recently passed Bill C-51 (the Anti-Terrorism Act), was in Cranbrook last weekend. Unfortunately, that is all e-KNOW can tell you about … > Read More

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Why every vote counts

Letter to the Editor If you care about Canada, and you don’t like what Stephen Harper is doing to our country, you need to know how important it is to get out and vote in the upcoming October 19 Federal … > Read More

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Cranbrook Pride goal to showcase rainbow community

Cranbrook Pride is planning to celebrate the diversity of the rainbow community in Cranbrook on Saturday, May 23. In anticipation, organizers and volunteers have begun putting together a weekend of fun activities and entertainment. The organizers of Cranbrook Pride, have … > Read More

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What the numbers really tell us

Letter to the Editor When I went to university I majored in Science and minored in Economics for my first degree. Facts and numbers are important to me – you will often hear me responding to information with “Show me … > Read More

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Balanced budget gets business thumbs up

What’s missing most in yesterday’s federal budget is most telling point out Official Opposition Business leaders, local and farther afield, are applauding the Conservative Government on meeting its 2011 election promise to balance Canada’s budget by 2015; a feat it … > Read More

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Arts and culture support must be solid

Letter to the Editor “I support the arts and culture” became a well-worn phrase during Cranbrook’s municipal election in the fall of 2014. The first real test of that “support” is now in front of our recently elected Mayor and … > Read More

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