Just days after news that former Premier Howard Pawley had passed away, another long term politician has died.
Len Evans, a 30 year MLA for Brandon East, suffered a heat attack last week, and died last night. He was 86.
Evans, a member for the NDP served as the MLA for Brandon East from 1969-1999.
Drew Caldwell the current MLA for Brandon East called Evans “The single greatest public servant in the history of Brandon”
— Drew Caldwell (@drewcaldwell) January 2, 2016
Premier Greg Selinger also tweeted his condolences.
— Greg Selinger (@GregSelinger) January 2, 2016