Election

Oosterhoff reclaims Niagara West, PCs power to provincial majority

By Sarah Williscraft NewsNow Residents of Niagara West gathered at the Smithville branch of the Royal Canadian Legion on Tuesday night in support of re-elected MPP Sam Oosterhoff. The Progressive Conservative candidate won 44.9 pe ...

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Opinion: Economy needs attention now

It is only fitting in an edition in which we give a very classy former MP Shirley Martin a send off and have coverage of Canada’s federal election to review the not-so-surprising status of our national political scene. Simply, i ...

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Opinion: Wanted: political teamwork

Issues…what are the issues and what are you going to do about them? Those should be the only questions political candidates of all stripes and levels should be worried about. The social media misinformation game is best left ...

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Bylsma elected to West Lincoln mayor’s seat

By Joanne McDonald For NewsNow Dave Bylsma has taken the reins as mayor for West Lincoln, winning a clear mandate over incumbent Doug Joyner. He will also be holding those reins with a platform built on fiscal responsibility, rura ...

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Easton returned; Foster off to Region

By Joanne McDonald For NewsNow Ninety-six year old Margaret Romagnoli said her daughter is doing a good job and Lincoln voters agreed, returning Sandra Easton to the mayor’s seat with a resounding win in Monday’s municipal ele ...

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Grimsby: Change would be an understatement

By Mike Williscraft NewsNow It was not the winds of change blowing through Grimsby on Monday night…that  was Hurricane Jeff. Jeff Jordan and a cast of newbies crushed all but two incumbents enroute to sweeping change around ...

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Grimsby mayoral candidates square off

Berry picks fight over flight, while Jordan to bring openness, transparency back to town hall By Mike Williscraft NewsNow In a Casablanca Inn grand ballroom which had more people standing than seated, the two candidates vying for ...

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Packed house for first all-candidates

More than 100 sign in, question full slate of candidates pursuing Ward 3 seats By Mike Williscraft NewsNow The all-candidates meeting series hosted by A Better Grimsby got off to a packed-house start last Thursday with a full slat ...

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Niagara West candidates square off

Fresh young faces ready to test the political waters and tackle pressing issues from hydro to health care met the business community Monday night during an all candidates debate organized by the Lincoln, Grimsby and West Lincoln Chambers of ...

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Mike’s Rant: Surfing the red wave across Canada

The political door will not be hitting Mr. Harper as he exits to make room for Prime Minister-elect Justin Trudeau. Last week everyone was asking, “What do you think will happen?” This week, it’s, “Did you see that coming? ...

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AUDIO: Lincoln Chamber of Commerce ALL-CANDIDATES meeting

The complete audio for Tuesday night's Lincoln Chamber of Commerce All-Candidates meeting. ...

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