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Booth seeks riding Conservative nomination

Wendy Booth has announced that she will seek the nomination to be 2019 Federal Conservative candidate in the riding of Kootenay-Columbia. The current Regional District…

NDP ‘Equity Dogma’ revisited

Letter to the Editor When Columbia River-Revelstoke NDP chose Invermere Mayor Gerry Taft as their man for 2017’s election a parallel universe arrived in the…

John Rustad addresses chamber luncheon

B.C. Minister of Aboriginal Relations and Reconciliation John Rustad, a three-term Nechako Lakes MLA, right, speaks with former five-term Kootenay-Columbia MP Jim Abbott (Reform Party and…

Electoral Reform – really?

Letter to the Editor Electoral Reform will move political input a step away from Canadians. It’s like the election is the be-all, end-all and happens…

Victoria’s Secret

Letter to the Editor A parallel universe has arrived in the Kootenays. In Victoria, the BC NDP’s gender equity policy requires that a NDP MLA…

College board announces appointment

College of the Rockies’ Board of Governors is pleased to announce the appointment of a new board member. Appointed to the board by the province…

Trumping reasonable discussion

Letter to the Editor With Kootenay East MLA Bill Bennett retiring, the BC Liberal nomination process for our 2017 election has spawned some scantly informed…