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2015/08/01 06:55
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BCGEU president Stephanie Smith. The union representing many British Columbia government workers has taken a position against building the Site C dam, a project some of its members are working on and...
2015/08/01 06:55
2015/08/01 06:55
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2015/07/30 22:21
2015/07/30 22:21
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Part of the problem with our Ottawa-centric federal government is that it can’t seem to understand why anyone in B.C. would be displeased about services – any services – being centralized ‘back...
2015/07/30 19:23
2015/07/30 19:23
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With the above-average temperatures and the province dealing with one of its worst fire seasons in history, water is certainly at a premium these days. Even BC Hydro is starting to sound worried...
2015/07/30 19:23
2015/07/30 19:23
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The Ladore dam’s water intake gates and supporting mechanical works are getting a major upgrade. The work started in April and the project is anticipated to be complete in August. The Ladore dam and...
2015/07/30 19:23
2015/07/30 19:23
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BC Hydro has added three Campbell River flow gauges to its web site for fishers to emergency responders to follow year-round. “These gauges are near real-time and show river flow rates and river...
2015/07/29 20:07
2015/07/29 20:07
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At this point in our history, not having high speed internet can feel like living in the dark ages. Just ask people in Rosswood. The small community 37 km north of Terrace relies on a sluggish...
2015/07/28 22:23
2015/07/28 22:23
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The water level in the Lower Campbell/McIvor lakes reservoir started rising Monday but not because of the meagre amount of rain we’ve had over the last few days. It’s because BC Hydro is raising the...
2015/07/28 21:23
2015/07/28 21:23
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Wow, dramatic news about our reservoir levels coming from BC Hydro this week. But it’s not time to panic yet. We’ll tell you when to do that (just a joke!). The power utility is facing the prospect...
2015/07/27 21:29
2015/07/27 21:29
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An early morning house fire on July 27 spread to four buildings before Port Alberni Fire Department crews could contain it, said fire Chief Tim Pley. The blaze started when a home made exhaust pipe...
2015/07/24 21:49
2015/07/24 21:49
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We’ve heard about the popularization of the hybrid car, the establishment of an infrastructure to better support electric vehicles, and all things Tesla. But what about that third frontier? What...
2015/07/24 18:38
2015/07/24 18:38
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Westside Road will remain closed between Cinnabar Creek and La Casa Resort, except to residents and those staying in the alert area. There will be no through traffic permitted at this time. Check...
2015/07/23 23:23
2015/07/23 23:23
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The city has altered its plans for a new drinking water system which will mean relocating the city’s ultraviolet water treatment centre to John Hart Lake. The treatment facility will join a new pump...
2015/07/23 23:23
2015/07/23 23:23
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Water levels in the Quinsam-Campbell river system are dropping to the point where boat access to the reservoirs will be difficult and conserving enough water to accommodate pink salmon runs will be...
2015/07/23 23:00
2015/07/23 23:00
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A smoky haze blanketing B.C. as flames engulf pockets of provincial forests could very well be "the new normal," says B.C.'s premier. As she toured through the Westside Road fire site, which as of...
2015/07/23 20:39
2015/07/23 20:39
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Legal opposition to the Site C hydroelectric dam in northern British Columbia is ramping up just as BC Hydro and the province are announcing their first collaborative contract related to the...
2015/07/23 17:56
2015/07/23 17:56
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I have lived in Glade for almost 40 years. Shortly after we moved here in the 1970s BC Hydro cut a power line straight up the centre of the hill at the south end of our community. It is an eyesore,...
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2015/07/23 17:00
2015/07/23 17:00
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BC Hydro crews are on standby, ready to begin the power restoration process for 1,100 customers who are without power in the Okanagan due to the Westside Road wildfire. Crews have not had access to...
2015/07/22 16:18
2015/07/22 16:18
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Salmon Arm firefighters kept their eyes on a smouldering hydro pole for an hour last Friday until BC Hydro workers arrived. Salmon Arm fire chief Brad Shirley says firefighters were called to the...
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2015/07/22 16:18
2015/07/22 16:18
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You should be able to charge your electric car in the Ross Street Parking Lot, come August. The process of setting up two electric vehicle charging stations moved closer to its goal at city council’s...
2015/07/21 22:25
2015/07/21 22:25
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The Athabasca Chipewyan and Mikisew Cree First Nations have reached a settlement in their legal fight against the Site C Dam on the Peace River. Their judicial review, which would have been heard in...
2015/08/01 06:55
2015/08/01 06:55
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