People’s Party Candidate plans Oct. 20 rally

People’s Party Candidate plans Oct. 20 rally Archer, federal candidate Aaron Archer will be looking for last minute support Oct. 20 with a rally at the Herman  Prior Activity Centre. The Sunday rally will be from  7-9 p.m. “My nephew, Troy Flamand, a 2019 MCMA best guitar nominee, will be entertaining my guests,” says Archer. “The event is up on our facebook…

People’s Party candidate plans Sunday rally

People’s Party candidate plans Sunday rallyPortage-Lisgar People’s Party of Canada federal candidate Aaron Archer will be looking for last-minute support Oct. 20 with a rally at the Herman  Prior Activity Centre. The Sunday rally will be from  7-9 p.m. “My nephew, Troy Flamand, a 2019 MCMA best guitar nominee, will be entertaining my guests,” says Archer. “The event is up…

Portage-Lisgar federal candidates polled on issues

Portage-Lisgar federal candidates polled on issuesThe Oct. 21 federal election is upon us. On Monday we head to the polls to decide who will lead us for the next four years. Voters in Portage-Lisgar are interested in many issues, but conversations with interest groups here have narrowed the focus to the following four questions The Portage Citizen asked of federal…

Federal Liberal candidate, Ken Werbiski, opens campaign office

Federal Liberal candidate, Ken Werbiski, opens campaign officePortage-Lisgar federal Liberal Party candidate Ken Werbiski opened his Portage la Prairie campaign office at 61 Saskatchewan Ave. E., next door to city hall on Oct. 4. It was a busy turnout for the opening, remarked Werbiski. “There is a lot of Liberal support in Portage-Lisgar and these people here attest to that.” Werbiski is…

Portage-Lisgar Liberal candidate opens campaign office

Portage-Lisgar Liberal candidate opens campaign officeFederal Liberal Portage-Lisgar candidate Ken Werbiski is hosting a campaign office open house tonight. Located at 61 Saskatchewan Ave. E. (next door to City Hall), the Liberal campaign office open house is scheduled for  6 – 9 p.m.

Liberals name Werbiski as federal candidate

Liberals name Werbiski as federal candidateKen Werbiski will again be the federal Liberal party candidate in Portage-Lisgar. The Liberal Portage-Lisgar riding association made the announcement official late last week. Werbiski of Portage ran in the 2015 federal election. To date, incumbent Candice Bergen and Werbiski are the only two names vying for the federal seat in the Oct. 21 federal…

Portage Lisgar MP Bergen: PM Trudeau is the worst

Portage Lisgar MP Bergen not impressed with PM Trudeau's performance, especially when women are concerned.

Portage Lisgar MP Bergen: PM Trudeau is the worst  For the past four years, I’ve had a front-row seat to witness the effects of Justin Trudeau’s arrogance and failed policy both inside and outside the House of Commons. It was shortly after his election in 2015 when Trudeau stormed across the House of Commons in a fit of rage and elbowed one of…

People’s Party of Canada members meet in Portage-Lisgar

People's Party of Canada members meet in Portage-Lisgar

People’s Party of Canada members meet in Portage-LisgarIt’s been a while since Maxime Bernier severed his relationship with the Conservative Party of Canada to found the People's Party of Canada, but the fledgling party is getting ready to test the political waters for the first time on Oct. 21, in the next Canadian federal election. Bernier has previously stated he has candidates…

Bergen’s campaign flavoured speech tells Manitoba Wildlife Federation AGM Conservatives will repeal Liberal gun laws

Bergen’s campaign flavoured speech tells Manitoba Wildlife Federation AGM Conservatives will repeal Liberal gun lawsSpeaking at the Manitoba Wildlife Federation’s 75th Annual General Meeting and Convention April 12, Portage-Lisgar MP Candice Bergen said a Conservative government “will repeal and replace the Liberal’s ineffective gun legislation.” “75 years is a remarkable accomplishment and I applaud the Manitoba Wildlife Federation for all their hard work and dedication to wildlife conservation in…