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A 2018 decision to fly a rainbow flag ended up costing the City of Langley $62,000 in legal fees (Langley Advance Times file)

Human rights win in rainbow flag fight cost B.C. city $62,000

“Lengthy and involved” process provoked by complaint

 

U.S. Presidential Debate Takeaways: An acrid tone from the opening minute

Here are key takeaways from the first of three scheduled presidential debates before Election Day on Nov. 3

 

Nanaimo-area politicians speak about COVID-19 crisis management

Paul Manly and Doug Routley speak on their experience with the COVID-19 pandemic

Robert Trump, U.S. president’s younger brother, dead at 71

‘He was not just my brother, he was my best friend’

Expat Americans in Canada gear up to weigh in on Democratic primary race

Canada is home to the biggest proportion of Americans living abroad

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Canada needs a Trump

Letter writer objects to columnist’s statement about a world leader who is corrupt and racist

  • Feb 4, 2020

Former cabinet minister Peter MacKay announces Tory leadership bid

In a 23-minute long speech, MacKay touted his experience as a former defence minister

Facing minority Parliament, Trudeau tells MPs to respect opposition

The government faces opposition pushback to its agenda right out of the gate

Inspired Style with Kelowna Mayor Colin Basran

Okanagan politician chats about life, style, fashion and urban planning

  • Sep 4, 2018

Nanaimo MP finds oversights in federal budget

The federal government’s Finance Minister Bill Morneau presented the budget Wednesday in the House of Commons.