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2014/08/29 16:56
2014/08/29 16:56
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Multiple fires burning west of Elkford have prompted an area restriction order, effective immediately. No structures or communities are immediately threatened, but access to the East White River...
2014/08/29 16:56
2014/08/29 16:56
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2014/08/27 23:18
2014/08/27 23:18
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In continuing their scientific work and conservation efforts for the endangered Oregon spotted frogs, last week the Greater Vancouver Zoo released more frogs back into the wild. This is the second...
2014/08/27 17:43
2014/08/27 17:43
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Even while the union budget may not have announced many direct schemes for Gujarat, the state has been a major beneficiary under Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s first 100 days in office. From approval...
2014/08/26 19:56
2014/08/26 19:56
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The Regional District of the Central Kootenay board is investing over $85,000 to create a four-park management plan. The plan — which includes Balfour Beach, Crescent Valley Beach, Waterloo Eddy and...
2014/08/26 17:10
2014/08/26 17:10
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It’s not as well-known or revered as British Columbia’s spirit bear, but Nanaimo has its own animal attraction. Newcastle Island is one of the only places in B.C. known to have blonde raccoons, a...
2014/08/24 15:42
2014/08/24 15:42
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The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations is seeking information concerning illegal dumping that took place on Houle Road near Kimberley. Sometime between Aug. 8 and Aug 16.,...
2014/08/23 01:39
2014/08/23 01:39
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Selenium levels in the livers and gonads of fish from Polley and Quesnel lakes have tested above the guidelines for human consumption but the fish are still safe to eat, according to B.C. government...
2014/08/21 17:08
2014/08/21 17:08
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The south entrance to the old Slocan highway tunnel — featured in Friday’s Star on a list of abandoned tunnels — has collapsed. It’s not clear when the incident happened. It may have been several...
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2014/08/21 14:34
2014/08/21 14:34
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Vernon Fire-Rescue Services would like to remind Greater Vernon residents and visitors that the provincial fire ban is still in effect, including prohibitions on all campfires and open burning, and...
2014/08/20 10:07
2014/08/20 10:07
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A Northern spotted owl in the Mackenzie River Basin in Oregon. Less than 20 known spotted owls still live in BC's wild. Credit: John and Karen Hollingsworth/USFWS, Creative Commons licensed. A new...
2014/08/19 22:23
2014/08/19 22:23
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New mobile radio channels for forestry workers and other resource road users will take effect beginning Aug. 23 on Vancouver Island and parts of the South Coast. Campbell River, South Island and...
2014/08/19 13:10
2014/08/19 13:10
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About a year ago, I applied for a reporter position at the Nanaimo News Bulletin and I remember doing research. Google yielded phrases that included the words ‘Colliery’ and ‘dams.’ The topic of...
2014/08/14 19:29
2014/08/14 19:29
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Jane Morden and the Watershed Forest Alliance (WFA) have been fighting against logging at McLaughlin Ridge for close to half a decade now, but with city council’s unanimous decision on Monday night to...
2014/08/14 19:24
2014/08/14 19:24
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SQUAMISH, B.C.—Camping has been banned along a stretch of the Squamish River in southern B.C. now that several bears are treating the area like a five-star hotel. The Anderson Beach Recreational...
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2014/08/12 20:43
2014/08/12 20:43
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Logging company Stella Jones is amending its Forest Stewardship Plan to include an area of Frisby Ridge that holds a part of two recreational trails. The proposal, which has been advertised in the...
2014/08/12 01:00
2014/08/12 01:00
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Mary Polak on the day she was sworn in as environment minister, with Premier Christy Clark. Transparency advocates FIPA claims Polak’s ministry was required by law to inform public it knew of...
2014/08/11 23:07
2014/08/11 23:07
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SQUAMISH, B.C. - Camping has been banned along a stretch of the Squamish River in southern B.C. now that several bears are treating the area like a five-star hotel. The Anderson Beach Recreational...
Squamish
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2014/08/11 23:00
2014/08/11 23:00
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Swift reaction to tendrils of smoke rising into the air above Peachland ensured that a wildfire growing on tinter dry land was all but snuffed out with little damage to nearby community. The Drought...
2014/08/11 21:10
2014/08/11 21:10
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A provincial bulletin issued Friday urges reduced water consumption on Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands. The region is experiencing level three drought conditions, which calls for voluntary water...
2014/08/08 16:56
2014/08/08 16:56
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The Southeast Fire Centre responded to 84 lighting-caused fires in the past week, while the Wildfire Management Branch is dealing with two wildfires, one of which has warranted an evacuation alert for...
2014/08/29 16:56
2014/08/29 16:56
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