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Monday, January 23, 2012 9:00 AM
Minister of Energy and Mines Rich Coleman announced B.C. experienced its second consecutive year of rising mineral exploration expenditures in 2011, as the mineral exploration and mining industry continued a dramatic upward trend.
Tuesday, December 20, 2011 10:30 AM
The BC Coroners Service has announced it will hold a public inquest into the deaths of three workers who died on a mushroom farm in Langley in September 2008.
Tuesday, December 13, 2011 2:51 PM
From the streets of downtown Vancouver to the back country north of Squamish, a wandering young black bear has been relocated to its natural habitat.
Monday, November 28, 2011 10:30 AM
New partnerships on Vancouver Island and the mid-coast will strengthen the relationship between First Nations and the provincial government and create economic opportunities, Aboriginal Relations and Reconciliation Minister Mary Polak announced today.
Thursday, November 10, 2011 5:45 PM
B. Cusano Contracting Inc., R.F. Binnie & Associates Ltd. and Kinder Morgan subsidiary Trans Mountain Pipeline L.P. were sentenced in provincial court today to pay $550,000 in fines and penalties for their role in a 2007 oil spill pollution incident in Burnaby.
Thursday, September 29, 2011 11:00 AM
The Village of Lions Bay and the Resort Municipality of Whistler are the latest of only four B.C. communities to achieve the Bear Smart designation, Environment Minister Terry Lake announced.
Thursday, September 1, 2011 10:03 AM
Thanks to more than $49,000 in provincial Brownfield Renewal funding, 1940 Main Street in Vancouver can begin to be redeveloped.
Monday, August 29, 2011 10:10 AM
A commitment to sustainability and renewal means students using the University of British Columbia's Biological Sciences Complex can be assured their surroundings feature not only cutting-edge technology, but also meet high standards of energy efficiency.
Monday, July 25, 2011 1:30 PM
Environment Minister Terry Lake announced the approval of a solid waste management plan that minimizes garbage generation, maximizes recycling and includes the addition of several conditions to ensure the environment is protected.
Tuesday, July 19, 2011 11:51 AM
B.C.'s community visitor centres aren't just for visitors. They're also a source of inspiration on ways to entertain visiting relatives and friends.