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Legislation that will change our way of life

Wayne’s World By Wayne Stetski Kootenay-Columbia MP As we approach the sixth month anniversary of the October 19 federal election I want to provide you with a brief summary of life in Ottawa as your Member of Parliament. Let’s start … > Read More

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This is not The Muppets

View from The hill By Wayne Stetski, Kootenay-Columbia MP Parliament started up again on January 25, so I have once again been dividing my time between Kootenay–Columbia and Ottawa. One of the concerns that many of you have expressed is … > Read More

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No need for council to apologize

Letter to the Editor Liz White, a founder and board member of the Animal Alliance of Canada, also leads the Animal Alliance Voters Party, a federal political party registered on December 10, 2005, with the aim of allowing donors to … > Read More

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Life in the 42nd Parliament of Canada

By Wayne Stetski, Kootenay-Columbia MP Parliament is made up of the House of Commons (338 Members – 184 Liberal, 99 Conservative, 44 NDP, 10 Bloc Quebecois, one Green), the Senate (105 Senators – currently 47 Conservative, 29 Liberal, six Independent, … > Read More

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Happy 50th RDEK, and thank you

Kootenay Crust By Ian Cobb The Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) is 50-years-old. Not that old, really. Pretty close to my age, in fact. I was asked by Loree (Duczek) to speak this evening to share some experiences from … > Read More

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October in the East Kootenay

October was a crazy month right across Canada. Pummeled senseless by endless lies and promises spat freely about by those stampeding toward Ottawa’s ripe trough, we watched as the Kootenay-Columbia riding swung from the right to the left, with former … > Read More

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Did Canadians get what they voted for?

By Joyce Green The 42nd General Election for Parliament is over, thankfully. At 78 days, it was the longest election in over a century. The cost of the election calculated as the combined totals of party funds and private donations … > Read More

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Election should be a wake up call

Letter to the Editor Wow, don’t you just love democracy; the thing that Stephen Harper tried to kill in Canada over the past 10 years? No matter what you do, in the end candidates and political parties from the PM … > Read More

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Only one thing for new MP to do

e-KNOW editorial By Ian Cobb Wow. Gentlemen, take a bow. That was one hell of an election night race between David Wilks and Wayne Stetski. The back and forth affair was a nail-biter right down to the final five polls. … > Read More

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Chamber congratulates Stetski

The Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce congratulates Member of Parliament elect Wayne Stetski on his success at the polls in securing the Kootenay—Columbia riding in Election 2015. “I want to congratulate Mr. Stetski on his accomplishment at the polls,” said chamber … > Read More

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