Local Press Releases


Fashion For Life

A great night with Councillor Dave Schneider and Karen Griffiths from the Waterloo Region Canadian Cancer Society at the Fashion For Life event hosted by Gemini Models. All Proceeds went to the Canadian Cancer Society.

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Slow Down, Move Over

On Canada’s National Day of Mourning for workers killed or injured on the job, the Ontario Waste Management Association (OWMA) and the Ontario Road Builders’ Association (ORBA) are pleased to mark this important day and announce its support for a Private Member’s Bill introduced by Michael Harris, MPP for Kitchener- Conestoga, which amends the Ontario’s Highway Traffic Act to provide better protections to front line workers collecting waste and recyclables at the curb and road builders.

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2016 Day of Mourning

Recognizing National Day of Mourning with the Waterloo Regional Labour Council working to prevent lost lives/injuries on the job.

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Thank you to Community Care Concept Volunteers

With over 160 volunteers, Community Care Concepts, Myself, and all members of the community thank you for your dedicated services.

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Talk is cheap – Harris highlights All-Day, Two-Way budget omissions

Queens Park – “Will the Premier tell us why the people of Kitchener should believe her promise on All-Day, Two-Way […]

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Warning signs ahead on Wynne Lib transit promises for Waterloo Region

Kitchener – Kitchener-Conestoga MPP Michael Harris is wondering what the Wynne Liberals are up to following the exclusion of Waterloo […]

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Open Letter re: ETFO, Waterloo Record

Dear Minister Sandals,

I am writing to you today with regard to concerns being raised in Waterloo Region following the local ETFO chapter decision to boycott the Waterloo Record — asking schools to stop using the Record as a teaching tool — due to union concerns over the newspaper’s reporting on teacher related issues.

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Wynne fiscal mismanagement plus empty promises equal cuts at Grand River Hospital

Kitchener – Kitchener-Conestoga MPP Michael Harris says Ontario can do better to ensure health care is government’s priority after continued […]

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Kitchener residents pay more, get less for inadequate Go service

Queens Park – Kitchener-Conestoga MPP Michael Harris says the announced fare increase for Kitchener GO commuters is the latest slap-in-the-face […]

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One year and several tragic truck accidents later… Transportation Minister still spinning wheels on inadequate truck testing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 1, 2015   One year and several tragic truck accidents later… Transportation Minister still spinning wheels […]

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