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by The Fraser Institute on Monday Dec 10 2018

China continues to languish near the bottom of the annual 

by Contributor on Thursday Dec 06 2018

The Government of British Columbia has released its CleanBC plan aimed at reducing climate pollution, while creating more jobs and economic opportunities for people, businesses and communities.

by Contributor on Tuesday Dec 04 2018

RCMP said the first weekend of December has proved deadly on British Columbia highways, resulting in a number of fatalities.

by John Horgan on Sunday Dec 02 2018

Seniors deserve quality health care and a good life in their golden years, but for too long B.C. seniors in residential care have gone without the level of care they need.

Our government is increasing staffing levels in residential care homes, because more staff hours means better care for seniors.

by Dermod Travis on Friday Nov 30 2018

A bit of good news came out of Victoria this week, which could have easily been missed under the avalanche of bad news that was coming out of the capital.

British Columbia is now “operating debt-free for the first time in more than 40 years,” according to the province’s second quarterly report. 

But that's not really the good news, at least for me.

by The Fraser Institute on Wednesday Nov 28 2018

Canada’s freshwater supply and water quality across the country is generally very good, finds a new study released today by the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian public policy think-tank.

by Contributor on Friday Nov 23 2018

The voting period for the 2018 Referendum on Electoral Reform has been extended. Elections BC will now accept completed voting packages until 4:30 p.m. on December 7, 2018. 

by Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday Nov 22 2018

Pass the Caesar Salad? Only if it’s made with Green Lettuce.

That’s what facing consumers and restaurateurs alike after E.coli was confirmed in romaine lettuce Canada and the United States earlier this week.

by Contributor on Tuesday Nov 20 2018

Children and youth from across Canada are gathering in Toronto on November 20 for the National Child Day Forum, a day of discussions on the urgent need to invest in Canada’s youngest citizens, culminating with the final release of the Canadian Children’s Charter.

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