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Lottery Corp. Pushed Slot Gambling on Five Ferry Routes

Flurry of discussions among gov’t, BCLC and BC Ferries revealed via freedom of info request.

By Andrew MacLeod, Today

Economist Robyn Allan

No Cross-Exam in Trans Mountain Hearing Hurts NEB Credibility: Economist

Oral process needed for accountability, says Robyn Allan.

By Andrew Nikiforuk, Today

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A Tyee Series

Biomass Fuel: Worse for Climate than Coal?

It depends. Do you mean now, or decades later? Part of a series.

By Robert McClure, Today

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A Tyee Series

Are Climate Claims for Burning Renewable Trees a Smokescreen?

The answer surprised us too. First in a series.

By Robert McClure, Yesterday

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A Tyee Series

In Hard Luck Houston, a Glimpse of Good News

Last-minute gov't funding means aboriginal youth program will return in tough times. Last in a series.

By Katie Hyslop, 21 Apr 2014

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Paula Kettle of Houston, BC
A Tyee Series

Newfoundlanders' Fortunes Found and Lost in BC

Thirty years ago, BC mills beckoned with stable work -- as did the cod fishery of the east. Fourth in a series.

By Katie Hyslop, 18 Apr 2014


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BC Wolf Killing Plan Based on 'Unreliable Data': Advocate

Newly released strategy outlines difficulties in counting wolves.

By Andrew MacLeod, 18 Apr 2014


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Alberta Moves to Strike Down Ernst's Fracking Lawsuit

Landmark case could spark a flood of litigation against the province, lawyer argues.

By Andrew Nikiforuk, 18 Apr 2014


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BC's Industry-led Private College Regulator Scrapped

After a decade of criticism, agency is folded into gov't as result of core review.

By Katie Hyslop, 17 Apr 2014


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Clark Chaired Company that Lobbied Her Former University

Conflict commissioner says premier has yet to enlist his office to probe RCI ties.

By Bob Mackin, 17 Apr 2014


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For-Profit Clinic Lawsuit May Transform Health Care

'Hard to overstate' impact of Brian Day's extra-billing challenge, doctors say.

By Andrew MacLeod, 17 Apr 2014


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A Tyee Series

Ready or Not? More Mill Closures Coming to BC

'Government knew we were within the window of mill closures': former MLA.

By Katie Hyslop, 17 Apr 2014


Law school hopeful Trevor Loke

'I'm Not Welcome at School Because of Who I Am'

Meet the young Christian suing BC for approving a law school he says discriminates against gay people.

By David P. Ball, 16 Apr 2014


Jackie Bowes of Houston, BC
A Tyee Series

'We Dedicated Our Lives to this Mill'

In Houston, sudden news of shutdown is crashing house values, and life plans. Second in a series.

By Katie Hyslop, 16 Apr 2014


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A Tyee Series

In One Small Town, a BC Story of Ups and Downs

Welcome to Houston, where the mill is closing and lives and dreams hang in the balance. First in a series.

By Katie Hyslop, 15 Apr 2014


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Young Hunting Guide Chosen to Steer BC Conservatives

Dan Brooks vows to lead retiree-packed party out of the wilderness to 2017.

By Bob Mackin, 14 Apr 2014


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A Tyee Series

Civilization in 2025: Cleaner, Richer, Decentralized?

So predict CEOs and world leaders at Bloomberg New Energy Finance's invite-only summit.

By Geoff Dembicki, 14 Apr 2014


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Kitimat Says 'No' to Northern Gateway

Community with 'everything to gain' from project rejects it in plebiscite vote.

By Emma Gilchrist, 13 Apr 2014


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Without Better Science, BC's Herring Crisis Could Resurface

Experts say there's more to do to ensure future fights, like this year's, end peacefully.

By Kristian Secher, 12 Apr 2014


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Does Kitimat's Vote on Northern Gateway Matter?

While Enbridge rallies support for today's non-binding pipeline plebiscite, critics say risks stretch far beyond the coastal town.

By Dan Mesec, 12 Apr 2014


Beauty, Love... and Politics: Ian Reid, 1955-2014

Deep principle, clear-eyed realism were at the heart of NDP strategist's approach to life.

By Rob Cottingham

 

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