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,” …

COLUMN: A budget that works for the Kootenays

B.C.’s Minister of Finance Carole James delivered our government’s first full provincial budget on Feb. 20. As I listened, I thought of all the Kootenay people whom I met at their doors, at community events, on the street or chatted …

Minister Mungall announces family addition

Minister of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources Michelle Mungall announced today that she and her husband are expecting a new addition to their family. “Zak and I are very happy to announce our family will be expanding when we welcome …

A Word on Site C

Thank you for taking the time to share your views with me about the future of the Site C dam. I appreciate the active participation from British Columbians on this issue and want to assure you that I listened and …