Mungall Pens Open Letter to Minister of Education Mike Bernier

We are writing to bring your attention to the financial struggle rural school districts face in this province. In our constituencies of Nelson-Creston and Kootenay West, rural schools are facing closure and districts are charging parents for basic services such as busing. School districts are scrambling as a result of provincial government underfunding in the face of rising mandatory expenses including utilities and wages.

COLUMN: A day in BC legislature life, part two

Frequently, Kootenay residents ask what my days in BC’s legislature look like. A lot happens, and this is the second instalment of a two-part series that looks at a typical day. Last month, I wrote about the morning and this …

COLUMN: A day in BC legislature life, part one

Frequently, Kootenay residents ask what my days in BC’s legislature look like. A lot goes on in a legislature day, so I’ll take the next two monthly columns to answer that question. The daily transcript, Hansard, records everything I say …

Women’s Caucus 2015 report

A year ends, and a new year begins Throughout 2015, the B.C. New Democrat Women’s Caucus was very active in raising issues of particular importance to women, as well as many other issues that concern all British Columbians. In this …

Mungall Celebrates Young Artists

Nelson – This past weekend Nelson-Creston MLA Michelle Mungall celebrated the creativity of the region’s young people with the winners of her Colour the Legislature Contest. Faye Peterson of Argenta, Payden Eyre-Dombrowski of Salmo, Yeshi Jinparello of Ymir, Oliver Haksson …

MLA Mungall’s Summer Colouring Contest

Contest Rules and Information Contest Runs July 1- August 31, 2015 Four prize packages will be awarded in these categories:  Most Creative: Age 0-6 & 7-12  Most Realistic: Age 0-6 & Age 7-12 Colouring Contest pdf Prize Packages include: Lunch …