Cowichan Valley B.C. Liberal Party candidate Steve Housser (right) was joined by Premier Christy Clark at his volunteer appreciation barbecue last Saturday afternoon. The Liberals announced their election platform on Tuesday, and Housser pointed out that it includes a Vancouver Island platform for the first time, including plans to address the need for a new hospital in the Cowichan Valley. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Cowichan Valley B.C. Liberal Party candidate Steve Housser (right) was joined by Premier Christy Clark at his volunteer appreciation barbecue last Saturday afternoon. The Liberals announced their election platform on Tuesday, and Housser pointed out that it includes a Vancouver Island platform for the first time, including plans to address the need for a new hospital in the Cowichan Valley. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

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BY KEVIN ROTHBAUER