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Scaling sturgeon’s scutes

!Mike Manky, senior fish culturalist at the Nechako White Sturgeon Conservation Centre, is seen removing the fish’s second and seventh scutes to identify them as 2014 Vanderhoof hatchery fish. The fish swim in an anaesthetic  bath before the procedure so they ‘don’t feel a thing’, Mr. Manky said.  - Rebecca Watson
  • posted Dec 16, 2014 at 12:00 PM

The fish at the hatchery in Vanderhoof are being sedated and scaled back, literally.

Hunters protest shift favouring non-residents

  • posted Dec 19, 2014 at 10:00 AM

Rebound in hunting popularity, bigger share for guide-outfitters means more residents lose out on chance to fill freezers

Virk shuffled to new job after Kwantlen flap

  • posted Dec 18, 2014 at 3:00 PM

Probe into Virk's involvement in unauthorized payments to university executives wraps up, Premier Christy Clark moves him

NDP blasts lottery corporation spending

  • posted Dec 17, 2014 at 6:00 PM

Employee buyout program backfired, lottery tickets sold to minors, suspicious cash transactions in casinos doubled

Site C dam construction to start next summer

  • posted Dec 16, 2014 at 4:00 PM

Province to take less revenue from BC Hydro to minimize its debt, says $8 billion project is the cheapest available option to meet demand

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