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Fall prevention clinics help B.C. seniors find independence in place of fear

June 8, 2013

Practising some simple exercises at home each day for the last six weeks has freed 82-year-old Florence Regehr from the confines of her home. “I know what they mean when elders talk about not wanting to go out, becoming fearful,” she explained this week at the Elder Care Clinic at St. Paul’s Hospital in downtown [...]

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Gwynne Dyer: As oil prices rise, so will the desire for energy independence

October 22, 2012

One way or another, the gasoline we put in our vehicles in 25 years’ time will probably not come out of the ground. The Georgia Straight – News And Views

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Questions being raised about independence of new Independent Investigations Office

September 15, 2012

It’s called the “Independent” Investigations Office — but questions are already being raised over the new body’s relationship with the mounties. It turns out, members used RCMP vehicles in Prince George — where they were probing a fatal shooting involving a local officer. IIO Spokesperson Owen Court explains the circumstances… “They arrived in town shortly [...]

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Harper defends independence of pipeline approval process

August 7, 2012
Harper defends independence of pipeline approval process

Prime Minister Stephen Harper is defending the independence of the environmental review process underway for the Northern Gateway pipeline, telling reporters in Vancouver the evaluation will be made scientifically and “not simply on political criteria.” CBC | British Columbia News

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‘In my heart, I am Filipina,’ says Christy Clark at Vancouver’s Philippine Independence Day celebration

June 4, 2012

B.C. Premier Christy Clark took a surprising leap of faith while trolling for votes Sunday at Philippine Independence Day. The Province – News / Vancouver

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