Slow start to new commercial well licensing in Vanderhoof

!Liz Legebokoff is one of the Nechako Valley Regional Cattlemen’s Association members who attended the groundwater licensing workshop at CNC’s Vanderhoof campus on Jan. 20. - VIVIAN CHUI
  • Vanderhoof updated Feb 15, 2017 at 9:55 AM

Over 20 local ranchers filled a classroom in Vanderhoof on Jan. 20 to apply for a commercial well licence for the first time.

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Equipment fund latest top-up for schools

  • Victoria BC posted Feb 20, 2017 at 11:00 AM

Latest one-time fund is $29.4 million "student learning grant" for textbooks, equipment and supplies

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B.C. transplant specialist says drug overdose organ donors on the rise

  • B.C.  updated Feb 18, 2017 at 8:59 AM

The Canadian Transplant Society said it makes no difference to transplant recipients if an organ comes from someone killed by drug overdose.

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B.C. and Ottawa reach $1.4-billion mental health and home care deal

  • B.C. updated Feb 17, 2017 at 3:40 PM

The province is the sixth to sign a separate deal after failed attempts to secure a multilateral accord.

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UPDATE: Overdose deaths down in January, but risk still ‘extreme’: coroner

  • B.C.  updated Feb 17, 2017 at 3:20 PM

An average of seven people died every two days last month, according to the latest numbers.

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B.C. to get $10-million boost to fight opioid crisis

  • B.C.  updated Feb 17, 2017 at 3:02 PM

The federal government announces $65 million across Canada in response to the opioid overdose crisis.

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Canadian labour leader Bob White dead, instrumental in creating CAW

  • posted Feb 20, 2017 at 11:21 AM

Canadian labour leader Bob White dies

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