Government launches BC Hydro review

To contain rate increases, control costs, and to position BC Hydro for future success, the Government of British Columbia has launched a comprehensive, two-phased review of BC Hydro. In the first phase of the review, government is working with BC …

New affordable rentals under construction in Creston

CRESTON – The Government of British Columbia is partnering with the Kootenay Region Association for Community Living and the Columbia Basin Trust, to build and manage nine new affordable rental units in Creston designed for low-income adults with disabilities. “Affordable …

B.C. supports shift to clean transportation options

VICTORIA – The Province is making clean transportation more affordable and accessible for British Columbians, with incentives and one of Canada’s largest networks of charging and fuelling stations, announced Michelle Mungall, Minister of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources on Clean …

Pilot project to assist small business exporters extended

Nelson-Creston MLA Michelle Mungall, speaking on behalf of Minister of State for Trade, George Chow, announced a one-year extension of the Export Navigator pilot program for small businesses and entrepreneurs in Nelson on Wednesday. “Nelson has a strong entrepreneurial spirit …

MLA Mungall welcomes school upgrades

NELSON – Students in the Kootenay Lake School District will benefit from safer, more efficient and comfortable schools thanks to $3 million in provincial funding for school upgrade projects, announced Nelson-Creston MLA Michelle Mungall. “We’re prioritizing our kids’ education again,” …