Northern Gateway pipeline rejected

!Enbridge’s $7.9-billion proposal involved a 1200-km twin pipeline that would carry diluted bitumen from Alberta’s oilsands to B.C.’s coast, passing directly through Burns Lake.   - Submitted image
  • Burns Lake, British Columbia updated Dec 5, 2016 at 3:10 PM

This was the final nail in the coffin for the Enbridge project

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Indigenous forest industry looks to Pacific Rim

  • Burns Lake Fort St James Mackenzie BC posted Dec 8, 2016 at 3:00 PM

#BCForestFuture series: Carrier Sekani chief joins forest trade mission to Asia, where cultural ties and business are intertwined

News

Viola Desmond to be first Canadian woman to grace face of banknote

  •  updated Dec 8, 2016 at 12:10 PM

Viola Desmond, Canada's Rosa Parks, will be the woman to grace the next $10 bill

News

Technical hurdles mean no body-worn cameras for Mounties, for the time being

  • B.C. posted Dec 7, 2016 at 2:00 PM

RCMP says it is postponing the deployment of body-worn cameras after testing revealed technical problems.

News

Cold spell spikes electricity

  • British Columbia updated Dec 7, 2016 at 1:43 PM

The first wave of cold arctic air and snow has increased electricity demand by 12 per cent provincewide

News

London Drugs 'ready' to dispense marijuana

  • British Columbia posted Dec 7, 2016 at 12:00 PM

Vice-president John Tse says their pharmacists have been training for months

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