BC Election 2017

Image Credit: Donovan Cavers / Facebook

Kamloops Councillor in hot water again over Facebook post

By James Peters / Chad Harris
March 16, 2017 - 12:30pm Updated: March 17, 2017 - 8:35am

KAMLOOPS — A Kamloops man is formally requesting censure against a city councillor for his actions and attitudes toward the KGHM-Ajax proposal.

Dennis Giesbrecht says a photo Donovan Cavers posted on social media this morning was the last straw.

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14 members of B.C. legislature spend last day in the house

By The Canadian Press
March 16, 2017 - 12:13pm Updated: March 16, 2017 - 6:18pm

VICTORIA — Gordie Hogg says he’ll never forget the night he almost burned down British Columbia’s legislature.

It happened during one of the building’s infamous all-night debates when he says he didn’t shut off the electric barbecue he kept in his office.

Clark wants all-party input on party donations panel; rules out taxpayer funding

By The Canadian Press
March 13, 2017 - 11:29am Updated: March 15, 2017 - 12:31pm

VICTORIA — Premier Christy Clark wants an independent panel to review political financing in British Columbia, but her political opponents are accusing the Liberal government of delaying reforms by not backing bills that are already before the legislature.