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B.C.’s LNG export industry could provide 75,000 permanent jobs, report claims

July 24, 2013

British Columbia’s liquefied natural gas export industry could support a permanent workforce of 75,000 workers including gas-field drillers, plant operators and support industries, according to a new report from the provincial government’s Natural Gas Workforce Strategy Committee. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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Campbell River car crash claims two lives

July 15, 2013

Two men in their early 20s were killed in an early-morning weekend crash of a pickup in Campbell River where preliminary findings suggest neither man was wearing a seatbelt. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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Stop-smoking drug safety research halted by Liberals, NDP claims

July 10, 2013
Stop-smoking drug safety research halted by Liberals, NDP claims

On the eve of the Westside-Kelowna byelection, the NDP is accusing the B.C. Liberal government of putting politics ahead of patient safety in the case of a popular smoking cessation drug. CBC | British Columbia News

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Critic claims taxpayers are about to be hard hit by Hydro

June 28, 2013
Critic claims taxpayers are about to be hard hit by Hydro

The union representing BC Hydro workers says due to government mismanagement taxpayers will now have to pay the piper. Canadian Office and Professional Employees Union Local 3-78 President David Black says the government has run up the utilities debt. Black says that means rates are about to go ‘way up, “We are looking at something, [...]

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Prison guards’ union backs mental-disorder claims

June 19, 2013

Correction Canada asked not to reject medical opinions for those seeking time off for mental trauma globeandmail – British Columbia

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