The Green Party of Saskatchewan has acclaimed Tierra Lemieux to run in the Cannington constituency in the next provincial election.
Lemieux is from Oxbow and works as a custodian.
Green Party Leader Victor Lau said he is excited to have a candidate like Lemieux on the ballot in the Cannington constituency.
“Tierra Lemieux nicely rounds out our team of candidates in southeast Saskatchewan, and along the Saskatchewan/Manitoba border,” said Lau. “Tierra is an individual with a deep understanding of the political issues in the southeast, and will make a fantastic MLA for Cannington.”
The acclamation of Lemieux gives the Green Party 31 out of 61 nominated candidates for the next provincial election.
"Long-time Cannington MLA Dan D'Autremont of the Saskatchewan Party was acclaimed as the Sask. Party's candidate at a meeting on August 5. (Please see next week's edition of Lifestyles for more on this story).