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Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal
Local news briefsin Stockholm in 2006. To learn more visit the BC Assembly of First Nations webs
Local news briefs
Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal / Posted 15 hours ago
in Stockholm in 2006. To learn more visit the BC Assembly of First Nations website at www/bcafn.ca/. Be electricity smart BC Hydro wants to remind British Columbians about the importance of electrical safety. “We rely on electricity every day, but... Read more
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BC Local News
Eagle electrocuted by power lines in UclueletAn eagle was electrocuted after colliding with BC Hydro lines near the ocean-en
Eagle electrocuted by power lines in Ucluelet
BC Local News / Posted 23 hours ago
An eagle was electrocuted after colliding with BC Hydro lines near the ocean-end of Bay Street in Ucluelet on June 12. Hydro spokesperson Karla Louwers told the Westerly News the incident caused a one-hour power outage for roughly 20 homes. She... Read more
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The Tyee
Unneeded, Expensive Site C Brings Huge Costs, No Benefits: NDP CriticSite C megaproject going ahead despite evidence power not needed and will be ex
Unneeded, Expensive Site C Brings Huge Costs, No Benefits: NDP Critic
The Tyee / Posted 2 days ago
Site C megaproject going ahead despite evidence power not needed and will be exported at a big loss. Photo from BC Hydro. BC Hydro and the provincial Liberal government are playing a reckless game with British Columbians. They are building Site C... Read more
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BC Local News
Cause of Mission house fire undetermined, no injuries reportedservices were called in to help the residents. The blaze required a full respo
Cause of Mission house fire undetermined, no injuries reported
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
services were called in to help the residents. The blaze required a full response from the fire department with members from halls one, two and three in attendance. A BC Hydro truck was also called in to shut... Read more
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Mission City Record
UPDATE: Cause of Mission house fire undetermined, no injuries reportedservices were called in to help the residents. The blaze required a full respo
UPDATE: Cause of Mission house fire undetermined, no injuries reported
Mission City Record / Posted 4 days ago
services were called in to help the residents. The blaze required a full response from the fire department with members from halls one, two and three in attendance. A BC Hydro truck was also called in to shut... Read more
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BC Local News
North Island Hospitals Project leading the way in energy conservation and carbon emission reductionsare going to serve as models when other hospitals are planned in the future.”
North Island Hospitals Project leading the way in energy conservation and carbon emission reductions
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
are going to serve as models when other hospitals are planned in the future.” “Congratulations to Island Health, BC Hydro, FortisBC and your construction partners,” said Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett. “Working together on the new... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
North Island Hospitals Project leading the way in energy conservation and carbon emission reductionsare going to serve as models when other hospitals are planned in the future.”
North Island Hospitals Project leading the way in energy conservation and carbon emission reductions
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
are going to serve as models when other hospitals are planned in the future.” “Congratulations to Island Health, BC Hydro, FortisBC and your construction partners,” said Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett. “Working together on the new... Read more
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Nelson Star
Columbia River needs clean upin this case, one of its prime directives — environmental stewardship. Equally
Columbia River needs clean up
Nelson Star / Posted 5 days ago
in this case, one of its prime directives — environmental stewardship. Equally culpable are Teck, Zellstoff Celgar, and BC Hydro, who collectively spout ample rhetoric about cleaning up the environment, yet all stand idly by and allow this... Read more
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The Tyee
Site C Stories from Residents Who Give a Damregion. The project is controversial due to its environmental toll, cost, and
Site C Stories from Residents Who Give a Dam
The Tyee / Posted 5 days ago
region. The project is controversial due to its environmental toll, cost, and claims of First Nations treaty violations. BC Hydro believes the project necessary to meet the province's rising demand for electricity, but critics have also noted... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
BC Hydro substation completed in Fanny BayLast Friday, BC Hydro announced the completion of the $32 million Buckley Bay s
BC Hydro substation completed in Fanny Bay
Comox Valley Record / Posted 5 days ago
Last Friday, BC Hydro announced the completion of the $32 million Buckley Bay substation, which will help meet the growing electricity needs of the Comox Valley. This will provide reliable power to help enable economic growth and residential... Read more
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Revelstoke Review
BC Hydro predicts lower-than-average water levels on Arrow Lakes this summerdepletion indicate generally lower-than-average water levels are in store for R
BC Hydro predicts lower-than-average water levels on Arrow Lakes this summer
Revelstoke Review / Posted 6 days ago
depletion indicate generally lower-than-average water levels are in store for Revelstoke area reservoirs. Last week, BC Hydro provided an update on the current conditions in the region and what they expect the summer water levels will be at... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Surrey Leader
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Surrey Leader / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Alberni Valley News / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Abbotsford News
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Abbotsford News / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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BC Local News
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
BC Local News / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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6d
Comox Valley Record
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Comox Valley Record / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Castlegar News
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Castlegar News / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Arrow Lakes News
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Arrow Lakes News / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Peace Arch News
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Peace Arch News / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Oak Bay News
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Oak Bay News / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Sicamous Eagle Valley News
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Sicamous Eagle Valley News / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Penticton Western News
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Penticton Western News / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Aldergrove Star
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Aldergrove Star / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
41 related stories
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Salmon Arm Observer
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
41 related stories
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Langley Times
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Langley Times / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
41 related stories
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Sooke News Mirror
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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6d
Summerland Review
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Summerland Review / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Terrace Standard
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Terrace Standard / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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The Northern View
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
The Northern View / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Fernie Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Nelson Star
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Nelson Star / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Rossland News
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Rossland News / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Maple Ridge News / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
41 related stories
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Revelstoke Review
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Revelstoke Review / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
41 related stories
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Kootenay Advertiser
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Kootenay Advertiser / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense op
'Warrior' for B.C. Bill Bennett won't run again
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 6 days ago
$8.3-billion Site C hydroelectric project on the Peace River despite intense opposition, as well as restructuring BC Hydro rates. Read more from Bill Bennett's outgoing interview He also led a contentious core review in 2013 that... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Mussel controls not enough for water boardmove,” Findlater said. “We continue to be concerned that B.C. is operating its
Mussel controls not enough for water board
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 7 days ago
move,” Findlater said. “We continue to be concerned that B.C. is operating its inspection stations based on funding from BC Hydro, Fortis BC, Columbia Power and Columbia Basin Trust,” Findlater added. “While we are thankful that these agencies... Read more
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BC Local News
Fisheries managers controlling pike populationlisted salmon and steelhead.” Next month, Columbia Basin Trust will bring toge
Fisheries managers controlling pike population
BC Local News / Posted 8 days ago
listed salmon and steelhead.” Next month, Columbia Basin Trust will bring together groups from Thompson Rivers University, Teck, BC Hydro, Okanagan Nation Alliance, MWR and MFLNRO for discussions on northern pike management in the Columbia... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Island Economic Coastal Trust celebrating 10 years of giving away $50 millionwhat BC Parks considered an under-utilized asset. Working with ICET to help ma
Island Economic Coastal Trust celebrating 10 years of giving away $50 million
Alberni Valley News / Posted 11 days ago
what BC Parks considered an under-utilized asset. Working with ICET to help make it happen, Rotary added the resources of BC Hydro, BC Parks, and the West Coast Community Adjustment program to its own building and fundraising acumen to give birth... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Island Economic Coastal Trust celebrating 10 years of giving away $50 millionwhat BC Parks considered an under-utilized asset. Working with ICET to help ma
Island Economic Coastal Trust celebrating 10 years of giving away $50 million
Comox Valley Record / Posted 11 days ago
what BC Parks considered an under-utilized asset. Working with ICET to help make it happen, Rotary added the resources of BC Hydro, BC Parks, and the West Coast Community Adjustment program to its own building and fundraising acumen to give birth... Read more
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