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2015/04/24 18:19
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Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) campaigns in a restaurant in Lawrenceburg, Tenn., last year. (Mark Humphrey/Associated Press) The most important legislative development recently probably was not the...
2015/04/24 18:19
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2015/04/22 02:39
2015/04/22 02:39
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A series of conflicts and setbacks has plagued construction of a $725-million transmission line that would serve Metro Vancouver’s growing electricity demands, leaving the minister responsible...
2015/04/21 20:44
2015/04/21 20:44
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Members of the Katzie First Nation and residents of Sheridan Hill protested on the steps of the provincial legislature on Monday, trying to stop a new quarry on the Pitt Meadows landmark. They were...
2015/04/20 19:07
2015/04/20 19:07
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VANCOUVER - A group of landowners in northeastern B.C. says the provincial government broke the law in approving the controversial Site C dam. The Peace Valley Landowners Association has told B.C....
2015/04/17 21:41
2015/04/17 21:41
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By Ken Borsuk Fee collection has been handled by the town, but the job falls under the purview of the Harbor Commission as it enters its second year of existence. Commission Chairman Frank Mazza...
2015/04/17 18:21
2015/04/17 18:21
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Over the years companies, governments, and those in-between have created some major public relations gaffs by not addressing bad situations in time, hoping the publicity would die soon. Recently...
2015/04/17 02:39
2015/04/17 02:39
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Veteran workers who built some of British Columbia’s most iconic megaprojects raised concerns in Victoria Thursday about who is going to build the $9-billion Site C hydroelectric dam in the province’s...
2015/04/17 00:19
2015/04/17 00:19
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British Columbia’s electrical grid will be given a boost of guilt-free energy upon the completion of a wind farm near Summerland. BC Hydro announced on April 15 that the Summerland Wind Power...
2015/04/16 00:28
2015/04/16 00:28
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New Zealand technology news Bill Bennett publishes technology news and features that are directly relevant to New Zealand readers. Covering enterprise and small business computing, start-ups, listed...
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2015/04/10 00:07
2015/04/10 00:07
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VANCOUVER - Energy Minister Bill Bennett says as far as he's concerned construction will start on the controversial Site C hydroelectric dam this summer, even as several court challenges...
2015/04/09 15:25
2015/04/09 15:25
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Last Friday, April 5, an explosion at the Greenhills Mine near Elkford sent three people to hospital for treatment of third-degree burns and smoke inhalation. Now the provincial NDP, led by MLA Norm...
2015/04/07 21:42
2015/04/07 21:42
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Director, Center for College Affordability and Productivity There are three standard explanations as to why college costs too much. First, there is the so-called Baumol Effect, named after a...
2015/04/05 15:56
2015/04/05 15:56
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Imagine waking up after a long deep sleep. Groggy, you stagger out of bed, yawning, just putting one foot in front of the other. Coffee? Matte? Breakfast? A bit of greenery? Bring it on. And then a...
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2015/04/02 16:55
2015/04/02 16:55
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According to Vancouver’s Greenest City Action Plan, personal vehicle use accounts for 32% of the city’s greenhouse gas emissions. As well, 70.8% of Metro Vancouver residents — myself included —...
2015/04/01 02:43
2015/04/01 02:43
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LITTLE ROCK, AR - Arkansas lawmakers on Tuesday approved the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, despite a firestorm of criticism that the bill would allow discrimination and possibly open up a batch...
2015/03/30 10:48
2015/03/30 10:48
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The neoliberal New Democrats have also lost the history wars. Coming of age in the period of conservative ascendancy from the 1970s to the 2000s, they tried to distance themselves from “big government...
2015/03/27 18:07
2015/03/27 18:07
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The provincial government has given its blessing to another potential mine, this time the Brucejack gold project north of Stewart owned by Pretium Resources. In releasing the decision to grant an...
2015/03/26 23:21
2015/03/26 23:21
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Energy and Mines minister Bill Bennett said he’s hopeful to have good news Friday regarding the temporary reopening of Mount Polley Mine. “We are in a position now whether to accept the company’s...
2015/03/26 20:44
2015/03/26 20:44
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The Katzie First Nation is willing to physically block a new quarry operation on Sheridan Hill, Chief Susan Miller told a rally in Pitt Meadows on Wednesday night. “We’re preparing our signs, and...
2015/04/24 18:19
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