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Sto:lo sue Yale band for ‘most productive fishery’ in Canada

June 22, 2013

Ken Malloway — whose ancestral name is Wileleq — carries a silver pendant around his neck with a photo of his late son, Kelly, just 15 years old when he died in a car accident a decade ago. “He was a fisherman,” said the barrel-chested hereditary chief of the Sto:lo First Nation, wearing a woven [...]

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Adams Lake Band loses challenge against expansion of Sun Peaks ski resort

May 22, 2013

VANCOUVER — The Adams Lake Indian Band has lost a court challenge against an expansion of Sun Peaks Resort in B.C.’s Interior. The Province – News / Vancouver

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Tim Bachman, co-founder of iconic Canadian rock band BTO, had sexual relationship with 11-year-old girl, court told

April 11, 2013

A co-founder of iconic Canadian rock band Bachman-Turner Overdrive had a sexual relationship with a girl between the age of 11 and 14, a B.C. judge was told this week. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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Merry band of Vancouver pranksters relaunch Sh*t Harper Did with focus on real activism

April 2, 2013

The group of young Vancouver comedians and activists behind the viral Sh*t Harper Did videos has relaunched its website Monday as part of a wider grassroots effort to turn Canada’s twentysomething hipsters into politically active citizens. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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Protesters barricade Burns Lake band office, accuse chief of failing to consult

March 28, 2013

Barricades are up at the office of a northern B.C. First Nation as a simmering disagreement reaches the boiling point in Burns Lake. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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