Trevena urges campaign for high speed internet

Campbell River – North Island MLA Claire Trevena is asking people to show they want high speed, fibre optic, internet. Telus is assessing where it will expand in the coming years and Trevena is urging people to show that their …

MLA Report May 19th, 2016

The Legislative session ended in a way which perhaps reflects the last 15 years of the BC Liberal government. A special prosecutor charged a former government employee, Brian Bonney, with breach of trust. This stems from what became known as …

MLA Report May 13th, 2016

A central theme to this week in the Legislature was unaffordability. During the daily, half-hourly ritual of Question Period the focus was the problems in the Lower Mainland because of housing costs. And during the Premier’s estimates debate – in …

MLA Report May 6th, 2016

This week in the Legislature, the Official Opposition continued to raise questions about the potential conflict of interest within the BC Liberal government because of political donations paid to the party. We started the week by debating a motion which …

BC Centre for Aquatic Health Sciences

Claire spoke about the work of the BC Centre for Aquatic Health Sciences , a lab in Campbell River that is unique in BC. It works for all sectors interested in the health of our marine environment

MLA Report April 29, 2016

Money in politics was again front and centre in the Legislature this week, when it was revealed the Premier, Christy Clark, receives $50,000 a year from the BC Liberal Party, in addition to her salary as Premier. This money is …

Campbell River Community Builders

A community depends on the commitment of people who live and work there. Claire told the Legislature about the latest six recipients of Campbell River’s Community Builders honours.