Federal NDP Kootenay-Columbia candidate Wayne Stetski (centre) surrounded by supporters at the new Nelson Campaign office.

Federal NDP Kootenay-Columbia candidate Wayne Stetski (centre) surrounded by supporters at the new Nelson Campaign office.

New Democratic Party opens Nelson campaign office

Federal NDP Kootenay-Columbia candidate Wayne Stetski gathered with supporters at the Nelson campaign office this morning.

Federal NDP candidate Wayne Stetski was in Nelson today at the new campaign office to meet Kootenay-Columbia riding constituents and volunteers. Beside Stetski was his campaign manager Joy Orr, Nelson-Creston MLA Michelle Mungall, BC Southern Interior MP Alex Atamanenko, as well as previous Nelson-Creston MLA Lorne Nicolson.

By noon volunteers were heading out to canvas for the Oct. 19 federal election.

Beginning Tuesday, Sept 8, the Nelson office, located at 901 Front St. will be open Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. as well as on weekends from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

(CORRECTION: An earlier version of this story referred to Lorne Nicolson as a former MP.)