Tag Archives: North Island-Powell River

Wegg talks about COVID, the election and ‘next time’

After a strong showing in 2019, the 2021 election seems like a step backward for the Green party, but Jessica Wegg is already talking about the next election. 

“There is too much at stake for us to loose hope or lose sight of that the goal is,” she said. “I think Vancouver Island is uniquely situated for Greens to do very well.” 

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Election 2021: Liberal climate plan is achievable, says Clean Energy Canada

CKTZ News, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter

After modelling the climate plans of the four major parties in this election, Clean Energy Canada announced the Liberals have the only plan they know is achievable.

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Election 2021: NDP best bet to get stuff done in Ottawa, says North Island candidate Rachel Blaney

National Observer, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter

Incumbent NDP candidate Rachel Blaney wants to continue to hold the government accountable and secure what her constituents and Canadians need to navigate tremendous challenges such as climate change and COVID-19 recovery.

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Campaign 2021: Election vandalism in North Island-Powell River

CKTZ News, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter

Large numbers of election campaign signs have been stolen or vandalized the riding of in North Island-Powell River.

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Election 2021: Democratic renewal, Indigenous affairs are the important issues, says Neale

CKTZ News, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter

The two key issues in this election are the need for the people to make Canada’s important decisions and Indigenous affairs, said Carla Neale, the Marxist Leninist Party candidate for North Island-Powell River.

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