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Former news anchor Peter Chura running for Liberals in Seine River

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The Manitoba Liberals have attracted a former local television news anchor to carry the party banner in the south Winnipeg constituency of Seine River in next spring’s provincial election.

Peter Chura, a onetime political reporter on Parliament Hill, was the chief anchor and supervising producer at Global news for nearly a decade.

Liberal Leader Rana Bokhari announced his candidacy at a news conference at the Legislative Building this morning. She said she had been pursuing Chura to run as a candidate for the past eight months.

Seine River is currently held by the NDP’s Theresa Oswald. Coincidentally, Oswald announced this morning that she will not seek re-election.

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Hey there, time traveller!
This article was published 27/10/2015 (1089 days ago), so information in it may no longer be current.

The Manitoba Liberals have attracted a former local television news anchor to carry the party banner in the south Winnipeg constituency of Seine River in next spring’s provincial election.

Peter Chura, a onetime political reporter on Parliament Hill, was the chief anchor and supervising producer at Global news for nearly a decade.

Manitoba Liberal Leader Rana Bokhari introduces candidate former news anchor Peter Chura as the candidate for Seine River.

WAYNE GLOWACKI / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS

Manitoba Liberal Leader Rana Bokhari introduces candidate former news anchor Peter Chura as the candidate for Seine River.

Liberal Leader Rana Bokhari announced his candidacy at a news conference at the Legislative Building this morning. She said she had been pursuing Chura to run as a candidate for the past eight months.

Seine River is currently held by the NDP’s Theresa Oswald. Coincidentally, Oswald announced this morning that she will not seek re-election.

 

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