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Canucks fall short against Sharks

April 2, 2013
Canucks fall short against Sharks

Joe Thornton had a goal and an assist during a second-period scoring flurry and the San Jose Sharks beat the Vancouver Canucks 3-2 on Monday night for their fifth straight victory. CBC | British Columbia News

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New mental health centre $10 million short of its goal

March 16, 2013

Demolition of the Willow Chest Centre at Vancouver General Hospital will begin this fall to make way for a new $ 82-million mental health and addiction treatment centre expected to open in 2017, B.C. Health Minister Margaret MacDiarmid announced Friday. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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Doyle: Maximus deal comes up short

February 28, 2013
Doyle: Maximus deal comes up short

Auditor General John Doyle says a ten year, 324 million dollar deal between the province and American based “Maximus” has not produced all the expected benefits. Maximus operates BC’s Pharmacare and Medical Services Plans. The expected benefits were improved service levels to the public and health care providers, updated systems, and improved privacy and security [...]

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Surrey MLA Dave Hayer short on details about $36,887 in travel expenses

February 5, 2013

Backbencher Dave Hayer’s taxpayer-funded travel expenses once again far surpass those of fellow MLAs; says his work is “probably much different than what most other MLAs do.” Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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Study on bullying one group short

November 13, 2012
Study on bullying one group short

The BC Government may be using a room at Simon Fraser University’s Vancouver Campus for its Erase Bullying Summit Tuesday, but it hasn’t invited anybody from the University’s own research team looking into online bullying. Chantal Faucher with the University’s Cyber Bullying Research team admits she was surprised nobody asked for her involvement in the [...]

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