Monthly Archives: October 2012

Letter received from Minister: "Up yours Ratepayers"

Letter Received Just received an email from one of my readers who shared with me the reply he received from Municipal Affairs Minister Doug Griffiths regarding his written complaint to him. I still have not received mine but I imagine … Continue reading

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Pass Petition Complete – CTV Lethbridge

Crowsnest Pass Petition Latest news from CTV on Crowsnest Ratepayers Association petition.   The main dangers in this life are the people who want to change everything – or nothing. from John Prince

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Daryl Ferguson: Celebrating 45-years in radio

CJPR icon Daryl Ferguson The Pass Herald has an excellent tribute (not available on-line) to CJPR icon Daryl Ferguson in this week’s edition of their newspaper. Lindsay Goss photo Lindsay Goss – Pass Herald Reporter Celebrating 45-years in radio It was a … Continue reading

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Word on the Street

Hotels in the works Heard from “deep throat” my very reliable source for news on the street that the hotel chain the municipality has been trying to attract to build on our current Crowsnest Learning Centre (CLC) site is a … Continue reading

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York Creek Lodge: Heaven or Hell?

York Creek Lodge Thursday on the radio, I heard a gentleman who is a resident at the York Creek Lodge (YCL) in Blairmore publicly state on behalf of himself and other residents there that conditions at this lodge with respect … Continue reading

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Last Night’s Ratepayers Meeting

Ratepayers Meeting It was a packed house at the Blairmore Legion last night for the Crowsnest Ratepayers Association meeting. Approximately 200 people were in attendance. Bill Kovach president of the Ratepayers moderated the meeting doing his usual stand-up job. Bill … Continue reading

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Gossipers and Poisoners of the Public Mind

Gossipers and Poisoners As a loner most of my life, a man of independent mind, who believes in spirituality and believes that conscience is the understanding of the divine beginning which lives in all of us… Conscience is the real … Continue reading

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CNP: Taxpayer Money to Burn

Taxpayer Money In a recent post of mine Ratepayers Newspaper Insert Disputed by Municipality I gave my readers the opportunity to read the Crowsnest Ratepayers Association communication insert that was placed in our local newspapers last week along with the … Continue reading

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Letter to the Editor from Ratepayer Melody Michalsky

Melody Michalsky: Letter to the Editor The following letter to the editor (not available on-line) was in today’s edition of the Pass Herald that, I think, reiterates while expanding on much of what I said in my post of yesterday … Continue reading

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Decoux, Da Mayor: Just doesn’t get it

Decoux, Da Mayor For the life of me I just don’t understand this Mayor? What does he not understand about a citizens revolt against him and his administration by way of a petition that is fast approaching 2,000 signatures of … Continue reading

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