Latest MLA News

  • Satellite broadband program helps connect Elkford

    ELKFORD – Residents of Elkford will soon have faster Internet access, thanks to the B.C. Broadband Satellite Initiative, Kootenay East MLA Bill Bennett announced today….

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  • Contract awarded for Highway 3/93 roadworks

    CRANBROOK – The provincial government awarded Interoute Construction Ltd. (DBA Selkirk Paving of Crescent Valley) a $4.7 million contract to resurface various roads in the…

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  • B.C. NDP abandons rural B.C. over Bill before Legislature

    CRANBROOK – The B.C. NDP is opposing a bill that protects the existing number of northern and rural electoral districts and ensures British Columbians are not required…

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  • Serving the needs of our community

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    CRANBROOK – Mentoring, youth and community programs are getting $133,000 in Community Gaming Grants from the Ministry of Community, Sport and Cultural Development. These grants…

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Countdown to the 2015 Canada Winter Games

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Provincial MLAs and 2015 Canada Winter Games organizers donned scarves as they gathered on the steps of the Legislative Buildings Feb. 12 to celebrate the one-year countdown to the games in Prince George, Feb. 13 – March 1, 2015. Learn more.


Speech from the Throne


The government’s Speech from the Throne focused on controlling spending and job creation by opening new markets for investment and leveraging B.C.’s strengths from natural resources to technology — all of which will create jobs for British Columbians. Learn more.