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Lake Country Calendar
Campfires to be banned in Central Okanagan municipalities starting FridayWith the extreme fire hazard, starting this Friday, all campfires will be prohi
Campfires to be banned in Central Okanagan municipalities starting Friday
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 12 hours ago
With the extreme fire hazard, starting this Friday, all campfires will be prohibited throughout all Central Okanagan municipalities and electoral area fire service areas. The ban takes effect at noon Friday, August 19 and will remain in effect until... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Lake Country RCMP notice spike in thefts from vehiclesRCMP in Lake Country are noting a spike in theft from motor vehicles and contin
Lake Country RCMP notice spike in thefts from vehicles
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 12 hours ago
RCMP in Lake Country are noting a spike in theft from motor vehicles and continue to urge owners to lock their vehicles, remove valuables and report suspicious activity to police. Since Aug. 15, Lake Country RCMP have received 18 reports of theft... Read more
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BC Local News
Lake Country RCMP notice spike in thefts from vehiclesRCMP in Lake Country are noting a spike in theft from motor vehicles and contin
Lake Country RCMP notice spike in thefts from vehicles
BC Local News / Posted 12 hours ago
RCMP in Lake Country are noting a spike in theft from motor vehicles and continue to urge owners to lock their vehicles, remove valuables and report suspicious activity to police. Since Aug. 15, Lake Country RCMP have received 18 reports of theft... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Campfires to be banned in Central Okanagan municipalities starting FridayWith the extreme fire hazard, starting this Friday, all campfires will be prohi
Campfires to be banned in Central Okanagan municipalities starting Friday
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 12 hours ago
With the extreme fire hazard, starting this Friday, all campfires will be prohibited throughout all Central Okanagan municipalities and electoral area fire service areas. The ban takes effect at noon Friday, August 19 and will remain in effect until... Read more
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BC Local News
Climate cash comingminister. Armstrong will receive $2,789 while there is $10,291 for Coldstream,
Climate cash coming
BC Local News / Posted 17 hours ago
minister. Armstrong will receive $2,789 while there is $10,291 for Coldstream, $4,393 for Enderby, $15,889 for Lake Country, $7,304 for Lumby, $8,786 for Spallumcheen and $85,001 for Vernon. There is also $12,028 for the Regional District... Read more
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Penticton Western News
More ways to support the medical foundation coming upin the 20th annual Peach City Tees Up For Cancer ladies golf tournament last Fr
More ways to support the medical foundation coming up
Penticton Western News / Posted 19 hours ago
in the 20th annual Peach City Tees Up For Cancer ladies golf tournament last Friday and Saturday at the Penticton Golf & Country Club. Penticton’s A.J. Eathorne (who returned to the LPGA tour at the Portland Classic in June and just missed the... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Family's dream becomes realityOmar Algiasena, his wife, Marwah, daughter Rahaf and twin sons Laith and Mohamm
Family's dream becomes reality
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 20 hours ago
Omar Algiasena, his wife, Marwah, daughter Rahaf and twin sons Laith and Mohammed have slept soundly in their new North Okanagan home in their new city in their new country with no worries of being asked to leave. The Algiasenas, originally... Read more
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BC Local News
Family's dream becomes realityOmar Algiasena, his wife, Marwah, daughter Rahaf and twin sons Laith and Mohamm
Family's dream becomes reality
BC Local News / Posted 20 hours ago
Omar Algiasena, his wife, Marwah, daughter Rahaf and twin sons Laith and Mohammed have slept soundly in their new North Okanagan home in their new city in their new country with no worries of being asked to leave. The Algiasenas, originally... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Climate cash comingminister. Armstrong will receive $2,789 while there is $10,291 for Coldstream,
Climate cash coming
Vernon Morning Star / Posted yesterday
minister. Armstrong will receive $2,789 while there is $10,291 for Coldstream, $4,393 for Enderby, $15,889 for Lake Country, $7,304 for Lumby, $8,786 for Spallumcheen and $85,001 for Vernon. There is also $12,028 for the Regional District... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Cannings: Cycling through the South Okanagan-West Kootenay ridingand will continue working through the fall, hearing testimony from experts and
Cannings: Cycling through the South Okanagan-West Kootenay riding
Penticton Western News / Posted 2 days ago
and will continue working through the fall, hearing testimony from experts and getting input from citizens across the country. I’d like to hear from people throughout South Okanagan-West Kootenay on this important issue, so I’m hosting town... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Prince William and Kate to visit OkanaganThere will be a royal encounter for Okanagan residents this fall. The Duke and
Prince William and Kate to visit Okanagan
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 2 days ago
There will be a royal encounter for Okanagan residents this fall. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Kate, will be in B.C. in September, including Kelowna Sept. 27. The exact details of the Okanagan visit are not known yet. "The... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Prince William and Kate to visit OkanaganThere will be a royal encounter for Okanagan residents this fall. The Duke and
Prince William and Kate to visit Okanagan
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 2 days ago
There will be a royal encounter for Okanagan residents this fall. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Kate, will be in B.C. in September, including Kelowna Sept. 27. The exact details of the Okanagan visit are not known yet. "The... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Prince William and Kate to visit OkanaganThere will be a royal encounter for Okanagan residents this fall. The Duke and
Prince William and Kate to visit Okanagan
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 2 days ago
There will be a royal encounter for Okanagan residents this fall. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Kate, will be in B.C. in September, including Kelowna Sept. 27. The exact details of the Okanagan visit are not known yet. "The... Read more
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BC Local News
Prince William and Kate to visit OkanaganThere will be a royal encounter for Okanagan residents this fall. The Duke and
Prince William and Kate to visit Okanagan
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
There will be a royal encounter for Okanagan residents this fall. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Kate, will be in B.C. in September, including Kelowna Sept. 27. The exact details of the Okanagan visit are not known yet. "The... Read more
92 related stories
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Daily Mail
Inside the royal family's fun-filled Canada itineraryin June) The family will no doubt enjoy some relaxing downtime in Kelowna, whi
Inside the royal family's fun-filled Canada itinerary
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
in June) The family will no doubt enjoy some relaxing downtime in Kelowna, which lies in the heart of British Columbia’s Okanagan Valley, and is the largest city on Okanagan Lake. 'Whether you’re looking for a family-friendly holiday, a romantic... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary golfer Jennifer Ha has a strategy to deal with crowds at CP Women's Openfor the 2016 Canadian Pacific Women’s Open, the much-anticipated showdown on th
Calgary golfer Jennifer Ha has a strategy to deal with crowds at CP Women's Open
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
for the 2016 Canadian Pacific Women’s Open, the much-anticipated showdown on the Raven Course at Priddis Greens Golf & Country Club. Jaclyn Lee, 19, also scored an exemption to swap birdies and pars with the LPGA Tour’s biggest stars. The... Read more
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The Northern View
If they don’t find you handsome, at least find you handyin Quesnel, where Kersley and Parkland elementary schools were going to close.
If they don’t find you handsome, at least find you handy
The Northern View / Posted 3 days ago
in Quesnel, where Kersley and Parkland elementary schools were going to close. Also eligible for a special fund was Okanagan-Similkameen, where Osoyoos high school students were going to be bused a half hour to Oliver. This is hardly unusual... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
MITCHELL'S MUSINGS: Olympics worth keepingloser, there’s few things worse than getting sick on your holidays. You’re sup
MITCHELL'S MUSINGS: Olympics worth keeping
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 4 days ago
loser, there’s few things worse than getting sick on your holidays. You’re supposed to be out there enjoying all the North Okanagan has to offer on a spectacularly sunny day.....and all you feel like doing is lying in bed and feel sorry for... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Wellness gals healthy on pitchThursday night, grounding Sir Winston’s Attack 4-2 at Marshall Field #2. The W
Wellness gals healthy on pitch
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 5 days ago
Thursday night, grounding Sir Winston’s Attack 4-2 at Marshall Field #2. The Wellness crew improved to 3-9-1 in the North Okanagan Women’s Soccer Association’s Division 2/ The Attack dipped to 4-8-2. Collaborate goals came from Amanda Penner,... Read more
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BC Local News
Wellness gals healthy on pitchThursday night, grounding Sir Winston’s Attack 4-2 at Marshall Field #2. The W
Wellness gals healthy on pitch
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
Thursday night, grounding Sir Winston’s Attack 4-2 at Marshall Field #2. The Wellness crew improved to 3-9-1 in the North Okanagan Women’s Soccer Association’s Division 2/ The Attack dipped to 4-8-2. Collaborate goals came from Amanda Penner,... Read more
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BC Local News
Dangerous online dating meet-up in PeachlandA meet-up arranged on an online dating site went terribly wrong for an Okanagan
Dangerous online dating meet-up in Peachland
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
A meet-up arranged on an online dating site went terribly wrong for an Okanagan woman who was forcibly confined by her would-be suitor. Police announced Friday they have a 36 year old Alberta man in custody, who they allege abducted a woman he'd met... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Pop culture celebrity health myths debunkedhealth and that trending stereotypes of beauty and success are framed by celebr
Pop culture celebrity health myths debunked
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 5 days ago
health and that trending stereotypes of beauty and success are framed by celebrity-dominated opinions and headlines. UBC Okanagan is bringing University of Alberta Law Professor Timothy Caulfield to Kelowna for a special presentation where he... Read more
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BC Local News
Pop culture celebrity health myths debunkedhealth and that trending stereotypes of beauty and success are framed by celebr
Pop culture celebrity health myths debunked
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
health and that trending stereotypes of beauty and success are framed by celebrity-dominated opinions and headlines. UBC Okanagan is bringing University of Alberta Law Professor Timothy Caulfield to Kelowna for a special presentation where he... Read more
2 related stories
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Kelowna Capital News
Pop culture health mythshealth and that trending stereotypes of beauty and success are framed by celebr
Pop culture health myths
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 5 days ago
health and that trending stereotypes of beauty and success are framed by celebrity-dominated opinions and headlines. UBC Okanagan is bringing University of Alberta Law Professor Timothy Caulfield to Kelowna for a special presentation where he... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Nayo cherishes ride1:58 remaining, but France made clutch plays and free throws down the stretch.
Nayo cherishes ride
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 5 days ago
1:58 remaining, but France made clutch plays and free throws down the stretch. Raincock-Ekunwe, 24, has strong ties to the Okanagan since she graduated from Kalamalka Secondary School and her mother, Denny Raincock, resides in Penticton. The... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Marijuana shops high on municipal agendasales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a fed
Marijuana shops high on municipal agenda
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
sales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a federal-provincial task force tours the country to hear from public health, police and substance abuse experts. For now, B.C. is the Wild West of pot production.... Read more
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Summerland Review
Marijuana shops high on municipal agendasales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a fed
Marijuana shops high on municipal agenda
Summerland Review / Posted 6 days ago
sales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a federal-provincial task force tours the country to hear from public health, police and substance abuse experts. For now, B.C. is the Wild West of pot production.... Read more
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Terrace Standard
Marijuana shops high on municipal agendasales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a fed
Marijuana shops high on municipal agenda
Terrace Standard / Posted 6 days ago
sales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a federal-provincial task force tours the country to hear from public health, police and substance abuse experts. For now, B.C. is the Wild West of pot production.... Read more
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The Northern View
Marijuana shops high on municipal agendasales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a fed
Marijuana shops high on municipal agenda
The Northern View / Posted 6 days ago
sales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a federal-provincial task force tours the country to hear from public health, police and substance abuse experts. For now, B.C. is the Wild West of pot production.... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
Marijuana shops high on municipal agendasales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a fed
Marijuana shops high on municipal agenda
Fernie Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
sales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a federal-provincial task force tours the country to hear from public health, police and substance abuse experts. For now, B.C. is the Wild West of pot production.... Read more
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Nelson Star
Marijuana shops high on municipal agendasales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a fed
Marijuana shops high on municipal agenda
Nelson Star / Posted 6 days ago
sales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a federal-provincial task force tours the country to hear from public health, police and substance abuse experts. For now, B.C. is the Wild West of pot production.... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Marijuana shops high on municipal agendasales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a fed
Marijuana shops high on municipal agenda
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 6 days ago
sales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a federal-provincial task force tours the country to hear from public health, police and substance abuse experts. For now, B.C. is the Wild West of pot production.... Read more
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Rossland News
Marijuana shops high on municipal agendasales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a fed
Marijuana shops high on municipal agenda
Rossland News / Posted 6 days ago
sales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a federal-provincial task force tours the country to hear from public health, police and substance abuse experts. For now, B.C. is the Wild West of pot production.... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Marijuana shops high on municipal agendasales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a fed
Marijuana shops high on municipal agenda
Maple Ridge News / Posted 6 days ago
sales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a federal-provincial task force tours the country to hear from public health, police and substance abuse experts. For now, B.C. is the Wild West of pot production.... Read more
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Revelstoke Review
Marijuana shops high on municipal agendasales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a fed
Marijuana shops high on municipal agenda
Revelstoke Review / Posted 6 days ago
sales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a federal-provincial task force tours the country to hear from public health, police and substance abuse experts. For now, B.C. is the Wild West of pot production.... Read more
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Kootenay Advertiser
Marijuana shops high on municipal agendasales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a fed
Marijuana shops high on municipal agenda
Kootenay Advertiser / Posted 6 days ago
sales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a federal-provincial task force tours the country to hear from public health, police and substance abuse experts. For now, B.C. is the Wild West of pot production.... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Marijuana shops high on municipal agendasales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a fed
Marijuana shops high on municipal agenda
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 6 days ago
sales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a federal-provincial task force tours the country to hear from public health, police and substance abuse experts. For now, B.C. is the Wild West of pot production.... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Abandoned cars removed from Vernon beachcost of removal is due to the inaccessible nature of the site. Canada’s prime
Abandoned cars removed from Vernon beach
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 6 days ago
cost of removal is due to the inaccessible nature of the site. Canada’s prime minister is being urged to visit the North Okanagan. The City of Vernon has invited Justin Trudeau and his family to the 2017 Vernon Winter Carnival. “It is our... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Marijuana shops high on municipal agendasales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a fed
Marijuana shops high on municipal agenda
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 6 days ago
sales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a federal-provincial task force tours the country to hear from public health, police and substance abuse experts. For now, B.C. is the Wild West of pot production.... Read more
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Surrey Leader
Marijuana shops high on municipal agendasales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a fed
Marijuana shops high on municipal agenda
Surrey Leader / Posted 6 days ago
sales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a federal-provincial task force tours the country to hear from public health, police and substance abuse experts. For now, B.C. is the Wild West of pot production.... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Marijuana shops high on municipal agendasales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a fed
Marijuana shops high on municipal agenda
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 6 days ago
sales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a federal-provincial task force tours the country to hear from public health, police and substance abuse experts. For now, B.C. is the Wild West of pot production.... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Marijuana shops high on municipal agendasales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a fed
Marijuana shops high on municipal agenda
Alberni Valley News / Posted 6 days ago
sales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a federal-provincial task force tours the country to hear from public health, police and substance abuse experts. For now, B.C. is the Wild West of pot production.... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
Marijuana shops high on municipal agendasales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a fed
Marijuana shops high on municipal agenda
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 6 days ago
sales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a federal-provincial task force tours the country to hear from public health, police and substance abuse experts. For now, B.C. is the Wild West of pot production.... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Marijuana shops high on municipal agendasales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a fed
Marijuana shops high on municipal agenda
Abbotsford News / Posted 6 days ago
sales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a federal-provincial task force tours the country to hear from public health, police and substance abuse experts. For now, B.C. is the Wild West of pot production.... Read more
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Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal
Marijuana shops high on municipal agendasales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a fed
Marijuana shops high on municipal agenda
Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal / Posted 6 days ago
sales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a federal-provincial task force tours the country to hear from public health, police and substance abuse experts. For now, B.C. is the Wild West of pot production.... Read more
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BC Local News
Marijuana shops high on municipal agendasales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a fed
Marijuana shops high on municipal agenda
BC Local News / Posted 6 days ago
sales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a federal-provincial task force tours the country to hear from public health, police and substance abuse experts. For now, B.C. is the Wild West of pot production.... Read more
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BC Local News
Abandoned cars removed from Vernon beachcost of removal is due to the inaccessible nature of the site. Canada’s prime
Abandoned cars removed from Vernon beach
BC Local News / Posted 6 days ago
cost of removal is due to the inaccessible nature of the site. Canada’s prime minister is being urged to visit the North Okanagan. The City of Vernon has invited Justin Trudeau and his family to the 2017 Vernon Winter Carnival. “It is our... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Marijuana shops high on municipal agendasales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a fed
Marijuana shops high on municipal agenda
Comox Valley Record / Posted 6 days ago
sales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a federal-provincial task force tours the country to hear from public health, police and substance abuse experts. For now, B.C. is the Wild West of pot production.... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
Marijuana shops high on municipal agendasales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a fed
Marijuana shops high on municipal agenda
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
sales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a federal-provincial task force tours the country to hear from public health, police and substance abuse experts. For now, B.C. is the Wild West of pot production.... Read more
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Castlegar News
Marijuana shops high on municipal agendasales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a fed
Marijuana shops high on municipal agenda
Castlegar News / Posted 6 days ago
sales next year. Nelson also wants a say in the legalization process, as a federal-provincial task force tours the country to hear from public health, police and substance abuse experts. For now, B.C. is the Wild West of pot production.... Read more
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