Block, Waugh re-elected as Conservatives sweep province

Carlton Trail – Eagle Creek Conservative MP Kelly Block waves to supporters after winning re-election October 21

Conservative Party candidates took all 14 Saskatchewan seats in the October 21 federal election.

Carlton Trail-Eagle Creek incumbent Conservative MP Kelly Block won her seat by a landslide. With all 184 polls reporting, Block received 44,217 votes. NDP candidate Jasmine Calix was a distant second with 5,384 votes; followed by Liberal Rebecca Malo with 2,105 votes, Green Party candidate Dean Gibson with 857 votes, People’s Party of Canada candidate Cody Payant with 792 votes, and independent candidate Glenn Wright with 355 votes. Continue reading “Block, Waugh re-elected as Conservatives sweep province”

Martensville multi-purpose facility plans unveiled

An artist’s rendering of the fully-completed multi-purpose recreational complex

Five years of fundraising efforts by volunteers with the Martensville Community Recreation Project (MCRP) are bearing fruit.

A conceptual drawing and architectural floor plan for a proposed multi-purpose facility were unveiled to the public at the MCRP’s annual hockey draft fundraising event on Sunday, April 7. Continue reading “Martensville multi-purpose facility plans unveiled”

Carbon tax, SNC-Lavalin scandal top of mind for voters, says Block

Carlton Trail-Eagle Creek MP Kelly Block

Three issues kept cropping up during Member of Parliament Kelly Block’s recent round of coffee shop meetings in her riding of Carlton Trail-Eagle Creek.

The federally-imposed Carbon Tax, the SNC-Lavalin scandal and China’s refusal to allow imports of Canadian canola are all big concerns for voters across the constituency, according to Block. Continue reading “Carbon tax, SNC-Lavalin scandal top of mind for voters, says Block”