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Juneau Empire
Tulsequah Chief Mine owner descends further in financial holea trip up the Taku River in August with Alaska Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott, British
Tulsequah Chief Mine owner descends further in financial hole
Juneau Empire / Posted 47 minutes ago
a trip up the Taku River in August with Alaska Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott, British Columbia’s Minister of Energy and Mines Bill Bennett witnessed the mine’s pollution himself. In November, British Columbia government officials with the Ministry of... Read more
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CTV News
B.C. auditor general says province doing poor job monitoring minesshe said. "Almost all of the expectations for a robust compliance and enforceme
B.C. auditor general says province doing poor job monitoring mines
CTV News / Posted 6 hours ago
she said. "Almost all of the expectations for a robust compliance and enforcement program were not met." Mines Minister Bill Bennett said he accepts Bellringer's recommendations and the ministry on its way to implementing a total of 43... Read more
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The Tyee
Auditor General Blasts 'Major Gaps' in BC's Mining Oversight2013 and spent $476 million on exploration. 'Always going to be some level of
Auditor General Blasts 'Major Gaps' in BC's Mining Oversight
The Tyee / Posted 9 hours ago
2013 and spent $476 million on exploration. 'Always going to be some level of risk': minister Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett said the government agrees that there needs to be improvement and that it accepts all of the recommendations,... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 15 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 15 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Rossland News
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Rossland News / Posted 15 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Maple Ridge News / Posted 15 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Revelstoke Review
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Revelstoke Review / Posted 15 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Kootenay Advertiser
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Kootenay Advertiser / Posted 15 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Surrey Leader
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Surrey Leader / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Alberni Valley News / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Abbotsford News
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Abbotsford News / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Comox Valley Record / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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BC Local News
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
BC Local News / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Castlegar News
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Castlegar News / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Peace Arch News
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Peace Arch News / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Oak Bay News
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Oak Bay News / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Penticton Western News
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Penticton Western News / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Aldergrove Star
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Aldergrove Star / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Langley Times
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Langley Times / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Mission City Record
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Mission City Record / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Summerland Review
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Summerland Review / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Terrace Standard
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Terrace Standard / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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The Northern View
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
The Northern View / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Fernie Free Press / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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Nelson Star
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversightmoving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an indep
B.C. resists call for outside mine oversight
Nelson Star / Posted 16 hours ago
moving the compliance and enforcement function outside the ministry to an independent body. Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett stopped short of rejecting that idea, but said he has found no other jurisdictions in Canada that does that, and... Read more
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BC Local News
Compliance and enforcement lacking in B.C.'s mining sector: auditor generalas well as the combined 26 recommendations from the Independent Expert Panel an
Compliance and enforcement lacking in B.C.'s mining sector: auditor general
BC Local News / Posted 18 hours ago
as well as the combined 26 recommendations from the Independent Expert Panel and the Chief Inspector of Mines," said Bill Bennett, Minister of Energy and Mines. "I agree with the Expert Panel and the Auditor General's Office that 'business as... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
B.C. auditor general says province doing poor job monitoring minesin the ministries of energy and mines and environment, citing too few resources
B.C. auditor general says province doing poor job monitoring mines
The Globe and Mail / Posted 19 hours ago
in the ministries of energy and mines and environment, citing too few resources and insufficient staff. Mines Minister Bill Bennett said in a statement that his ministry has accepted all 43 recommendations from the report and that business as... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Many tales as Heritage Elementary School turns 40 — The Medina County Gazetteof the 10 best schools in Ohio in 1986. Later, they would receive the Flag of
Many tales as Heritage Elementary School turns 40 — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
of the 10 best schools in Ohio in 1986. Later, they would receive the Flag of Excellence from U.S. Secretary of Education Bill Bennett. Florian lamented that just before he retired, the infamous black book mentioned by Skidmore... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
Wildlife detection signs installed in Elk Valleyarea. "Highway 3 is a busy highway, used by mining workers, tourists, commerci
Wildlife detection signs installed in Elk Valley
Fernie Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
area. "Highway 3 is a busy highway, used by mining workers, tourists, commercial vehicles and locals," Kootenay East MLA Bill Bennett said. "It is also home to large populations of elk and deer that sometimes migrate onto the highway. We'll be... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Baseball: Copiague’s first ‘W’ comes at Riverhead’s expensein three runs and stole two bases as the Eagles romped, 15-6, at the Pulaski Sp
Baseball: Copiague’s first ‘W’ comes at Riverhead’s expense
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 6 days ago
in three runs and stole two bases as the Eagles romped, 15-6, at the Pulaski Sports Complex in Riverhead. Copiague coach Bill Bennett could breathe a sigh of relief after his team’s first win in 13 Suffolk County League III games this... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
DeHart: Everything your need for woodworking, the gardenGroup Walk for Alzheimer’s on Sunday, May 1, at Mission Creek Regional Park on
DeHart: Everything your need for woodworking, the garden
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 7 days ago
Group Walk for Alzheimer’s on Sunday, May 1, at Mission Creek Regional Park on Springfield Rd. Former B.C. Premier Bill Bennett is this year’s honouree and I am delighted to emcee. This event formerly took place in January and now has a new... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
LHB executive receives ‘Entrepreneurial Leadership Award’The University of Minnesota Duluth’s Center for Economic Development recently p
LHB executive receives ‘Entrepreneurial Leadership Award’
Finance and Commerce / Posted 8 days ago
The University of Minnesota Duluth’s Center for Economic Development recently presented LHB chief executive officer Bill Bennett with its “Entrepreneurial Leadership Award.” The award was presented April 20 at the 24th Annual Joel Labovitz... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Senior tax freeze talk resurfaces in Hamilton Countyto others, including young people. Few seniors attended public meetings to show
Senior tax freeze talk resurfaces in Hamilton County
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
to others, including young people. Few seniors attended public meetings to show their support, he said. Property Assessor Bill Bennett said it would be hard to estimate the program's impact on tax revenues, considering the qualifying income... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
North Island Hospitals Project leading the way in energy conservation and carbon emission reductionsto Island Health, BC Hydro, FortisBC and your construction partners,” said Ener
North Island Hospitals Project leading the way in energy conservation and carbon emission reductions
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
to Island Health, BC Hydro, FortisBC and your construction partners,” said Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett. “Working together on the new hospitals in Campbell River and the Comox Valley you have achieved efficiencies... Read more
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BC Local News
Mainroad, province sign new seven-year contracthas been signed between Mainroad East Kootenay Contracting and the provincial g
Mainroad, province sign new seven-year contract
BC Local News / Posted 11 days ago
has been signed between Mainroad East Kootenay Contracting and the provincial government, announced Kootenay East MLA Bill Bennett on Friday. The new contract, which provides for $16.7 million annually over the term, replaces an expiring... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
Mainroad wins East Kootenay highway maintenance contractdollars almost. Some of the statements we heard from the public is we are not p
Mainroad wins East Kootenay highway maintenance contract
Fernie Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
dollars almost. Some of the statements we heard from the public is we are not paying enough for this.” Kootenay East MLA, Bill Bennett, said he is happy with the Ministry’s decision because it does have new specifications that Mainroad must... Read more
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BC Local News
Minister of Education tours elementary schoolSouth and was appointed as Minister of Education in June of 2015, taking over f
Minister of Education tours elementary school
BC Local News / Posted 12 days ago
South and was appointed as Minister of Education in June of 2015, taking over from Peter Fassbender. Kootenay East MLA Bill Bennett and Fernie Mayor Mary Giuliano accompanied Bernier, along with School District 5 Board Chair Frank Lento,... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
Minister of Education tours elementary schoolSouth and was appointed as Minister of Education in June of 2015, taking over f
Minister of Education tours elementary school
Fernie Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
South and was appointed as Minister of Education in June of 2015, taking over from Peter Fassbender. Kootenay East MLA Bill Bennett and Fernie Mayor Mary Giuliano accompanied Bernier, along with School District 5 Board Chair Frank Lento,... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
Wildlife detection systems in Elk Valley now operationalarea. "Highway 3 is a busy highway, used by mining workers, tourists, commerci
Wildlife detection systems in Elk Valley now operational
Fernie Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
area. "Highway 3 is a busy highway, used by mining workers, tourists, commercial vehicles and locals," Kootenay East MLA Bill Bennett said. "It is also home to large populations of elk and deer that sometimes migrate onto the highway. We'll be... Read more
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