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Must Reads from Last Week Locally Comox Valley - The last meet-and-greet with NIPR candidate nominees DATE/TIME: Wednesday, February 20, 6pmLOCATION: Room B, Comox Recreation Centre Go to NIPR’s website and read about the nominees. (On the homepage, just...read more
Blair Cusack Nominee for the Green Party of Canada Candidate for NIPR Much of what I am comes from my parents. My mother was a hard working prairie farm girl who married a soldier and raised four children while moving from city to city, Canada to Europe to Canada. She...read more
Mark de Bruijn Nominee for the Green Party of Canada Candidate for NIPR Much of my passion for the natural world and it’s wonders comes from leaving my urbanized European homeland at the age of 3, and moving to a country with nothing but wilderness everywhere. My...read more
Must Reads from Last Week Locally Powell River - Meet-and-greet with NIPR candidate nominees DATE/TIME: Sunday, February 10, 2 pmLOCATION: Powell River Library Go to NIPR’s website and read about the nominees. (On the homepage, just scroll down a bit.) Also...read more
Join other Green Party supporters in the Powell River area in welcoming and getting to know Blair Cusack and Mark de Bruijn to the nomination contest for this year’s Federal election. The public is welcome – bring your friends and family.
Sunday, February 10, 2019 from 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM at the Powell River Public Library,
PS: Scroll down to view the bios of both nominees.read more
Must Reads from Last Week Locally Powell River - Climate Law in Our Hands: Conversations on local climate action and climate law DATE/TIME: February 8, 2019, 6-9 pmLOCATION: Trinity Hall, United ChurchPotluck: 5:45Public is welcome.Speakers: Andrew Gage,...read more
Left to right: Blair Cusack, Sandra Milligan, Mark de Bruijn North Island-Powell River Greens announce candidate nominees Nominations have closed! After a thorough search for a suitable candidate, the North Island-Powell River (NIPR) riding of the Green Party of...read more
Must Reads from Last Week Locally World Community Film Festival The World Community Film Festival is back again, February 1-2, 2019. This is BC’s longest running social justice documentary film festival, and is presented annually in Courtenay. Global Warming: The...read more
Must Reads from Last Week Locally Opportunity to mentor new Valley farmers The New Farmer Mentorship and Loan Program is ready to support more Comox Valley farmers in 2019. This is an opportunity to directly invest in local food security. They are looking for...read more
Must Reads from Last Week Provincially Kwispaa LNG pipeline This blog has previously reported on this proposed pipeline, which would come through Powell River, undersea to Comox, and overland to Sarita Bay near Port Alberni. The Canadian Environmental Assessment...read more