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Clark to wait for 2013 for mandate

Clark to wait for 2013 for mandate

Premier Christy Clark has ended months of speculation and will stick to the scheduled date of May 2013 for the next B.C. election.
Disputes cast shadow on school year

Disputes cast shadow on school year

A work-to-rule campaign by public school teachers, set to begin on the first day of school, is only one dispute expected in education in the coming year.
Harwood plans to run again

Harwood plans to run again

John Harwood intends to seek another term as mayor of the District of Clearwater. And he plans to run again to represent Clearwater-Blue River on the board of School District 73

Voters vote to end harmonized sales tax

Elections BC announced last Friday that the vote in the HST referendum was 54.73 per cent Yes and 45.27 per cent No
Changes coming to B.C. carbon offsets

Changes coming to B.C. carbon offsets

The B.C. government's carbon neutrality program is working, but it needs changes, Environment Minister Terry Lake says. School and hospital funds are being diverted to carbon reduction projects at energy, cement and forest companies.

No support for municipal auditor

A proposal to create a municipal auditor general (MAG) isn’t getting much support from the Union of BC Municipalities, or from local municipal politicians

TRU gets grant for climate-change outreach

“We want to mobilize research results to help communities react and respond to climate change," said Dr. Julie Drolet, an assistant professor in TRU’s school of social work
Heart-shaped rock has world travel adventures

Heart-shaped rock has world travel adventures

We’ve all heard the saying, “A rolling stone gathers no moss.” However, at least one particular stone seems to have gathered a lot of photographs from all over the world
On the road again

On the road again

Logging trucks start hauling out of Tree Farm License 18 in preparation for Canfor-Vavenby's reopening

Canoe Regatta coming soon

The third annual Clearwater Canoe Regatta will be held Friday and Saturday, Sept. 9 and 10, at Dutch Lake beach