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Mike Harcourt, five other British Columbians named officers of the Order of Canada

January 1, 2013

Governor-General David Johnston named six British Columbians officers of the Order of Canada on Sunday, including former B.C. premier Mike Harcourt. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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Christine Sinclair named female athlete of the year

December 27, 2012
Christine Sinclair named female athlete of the year

Little about Christine Sinclair’s brilliant performance at the London Olympics came as a surprise to her teammates. Global TV BC News

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Ex-minister Gary Lunn named to green technology foundation

December 20, 2012
Ex-minister Gary Lunn named to green technology foundation

Gary Lunn has been appointed to the board of directors of the Canada Foundation for Sustainable Development Technology. CBC | British Columbia News

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Right-to-die legal appeal interveners named

December 11, 2012
Right-to-die legal appeal interveners named

The B.C. Court of Appeal has granted eight advocacy groups representing both sides of the right-to-die debate intervener statusas it examines a ruling that struck down Canada’s ban in assisted suicide. CBC | British Columbia News

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Anti-bullying walked named after Amanda Todd set for Sunday

December 9, 2012
Anti-bullying walked named after Amanda Todd set for Sunday

Port Coquitlam is set to host its first Snowflake Walk to end bullying on Sunday. Snowflake was the nickname Carol Todd gave to her 15-year-old daughter, Amanda, who committed suicide Oct. 10 after she had been bullied. Todd says she will walk with residents from Port Coquitlam and the Lower Mainland. “It’s a great awareness thing. [...]

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