Victoria Newswire (Page 8)

Victoria Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Victoria, BC. (Page 8)

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  1. B.C.-wide coalition launches - Scrap the Speculation Tax' campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 10 | Prince George Citizen

    ... the Speculation Tax ." The new coalition comprises the Kelowna, Namaimo and Peachland chambers of commerce, Tourism Victoria, the Canadian Home Builders Association's Central Okanagan chapter, the Urban Development Institute's Capital Region and ...

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  2. Feds keep quiet on Trans Mountain pipeline planRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 10 | Quesnel Cariboo Observer

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks to media after meeting with Canadian Coast Guard workers to discuss marine safety and spill prevention, in Victoria on Thursday, April 5, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito The Trudeau government held an emergency cabinet meeting Tuesday aimed at salvaging the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion but did not come up with plan - at least not one ministers are prepared to talk about yet.

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  3. Williams Lake Indian Band celebrates specific claims victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 10 | The Williams Lake Tribune

    ... William is buried. In 1879, Chief William wrote a letter to the editor of the British Daily Colonist newspaper in Victoria, B.C., pleading that the land question be settled for First Nations. "The land on which my people lived for 500 years was ...

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  4. Service for Oak Bay Fire Department Chaplain set for next MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 10 | Oak Bay News

    A Celebration of Life for a beloved member of the Oak Bay Fire Department and larger Greater Victoria community is scheduled to be held next Monday. Ken Gill, fondly referred to as "Mega Drill Gill" by his work family at the Oak Bay Fire Department, died March 29 at the age of 58. His service is Monday April 16 at 1 p.m. at Glad Tidings Church.

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  5. Connelly: Puget Sound is now off limits to vessel sewageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 10 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... re-appropriated money for the Puget Sound cleanup, despite efforts by the Trump administration to end all funding. Victoria, and surrounding cities, are en route to building a sewage treatment plant, ending a quarter-century of controversy over the ...

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  6. If B.C. doesn't back down, Canada should cut their funds, says KenneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 10 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... add a form of payment and pay only 27 for any article you read. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks to media in Victoria on Thursday, April 5, 2018. Pressure is mounting on the federal government to put money or the constitution down to back up its ...

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  7. Momentum builds to scrap the speculation taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 10 | Salmon Arm Observer

    ... Assembly to express their frustration and concerns. The coalition includes the Kelowna Chamber of Commerce, Tourism Victoria, Canadian Home Builders Association - Central Okanagan, UDI Capital Region, UDI Okanagan, Independent Contractors of British ...

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  8. Roadshow brings together unique talentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | Salmon Arm Observer

    ... Lucky Hand and I'm really excited to be collaborating with these folks on tour. "Leeroy Stagger is originally from Victoria, B.C. but has been living in Lethbridge, Alta. for many years", Dawson says. Stagger has toured the world on his own and with ...

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  9. a I kept checking for updates.a Horrific Humboldt crash affects Tri-City Americans, familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | Tri-cityherald.com

    The Tri-City Americans and Victoria Royals stand in unity prior to Saturday's playoff game in Victoria, British Columbia. The teams also have Humboldt Broncos stickers on their helmets.

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  10. Does Trudeau have a Trans Mountain plan that goes beyond talk?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | CBC News

    ... managed to shift the prime minister away from his talking points. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks to media in Victoria on Thursday, April 5, 2018. The prime minister seems determined to stick to his script on the Trans Mountain project, even as ...

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  11. Financing, lawsuits, among feds options for Trans Mountain, says CarrRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | The Daily Courier

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks to media after meeting with Canadian Coast Guard members aboard the Sir Wilfrid Laurier to discuss marine safety and spill prevention, in Victoria on Thursday, April 5, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks to media after meeting with Canadian Coast Guard members aboard the Sir Wilfrid Laurier to discuss marine safety and spill prevention, in Victoria on Thursday, April 5, 2018.

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  12. Trudeau needs to push for meeting with B.C. premier on pipeline ASAP: ToriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... with Canadian Coast Guard members aboard the Sir Wilfrid Laurier to discuss marine safety and spill prevention, in Victoria on Thursday, April 5, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito OTTAWA - A federal investment in the Trans Mountain pipeline is ...

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  13. Business groups, Opposition denounce B.C. obstruction amid pipeline delayRead the original story

    Monday Apr 9 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... by imposing new barriers threatens the credibility of the country's regulatory and project approval systems. VICTORIA - British Columbia's Opposition leader says the provincial government has ignored the rule of law over the Trans Mountain pipeline. ...

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  14. Cadets take part in marksmanship competition at CFB EsquimaltRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | Saanich News

    ... White Rock and Surrey moving on to compete in the National Marksmanship Championship next month, also be to held in Victoria. Joining them will be an army cadet from Victoria (2483 RCACC) and an air cadet from Sidney (676RCACS) competing as ...

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  15. Facebook plans election research committee, continues data misuse investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2014 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... to friends who also opted into the app on their own. Facebook suspended the other company, AggregateIQ, based in Victoria, British Columbia, after whistleblower Christopher Wylie said Aggregate IQ had worked with Cambridge Analytica parent company ...

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  16. Facebook suspends Canadian firm AggregateIQ over data scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 8 | DNA India

    ... data scandal. British Columbia's privacy commissioner was separately investigating AggregateIQ over whether the Victoria-based company had broken provincial personal privacy rules for its role in the Brexit campaign. Facebook Canada said on ...

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  17. B.C. Trans Mountain opposition steadfast following Kinder Morgan pullbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 8 | CBC News

    ... to the pipeline and the need to protect its shareholders. B.C. Premier John Horgan told a news conference in Victoria the ongoing protests, demonstrations and actions are playing a part. "Although it did not come up in the conversation ... investors ...

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  18. Cutting carbon and cutting costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 6 | Telegram

    ... chambers of commerce selected to take part in the Climate Smart Chambers pilot program. (Mississauga, Ont., and Victoria, B.C., are the others.) The program is being administered by Climate Smart Businesses, Inc., a Vancouver-based certified B Corp ...

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  19. Minister sounds alarm on antibiotics overuse:'They're thrown at the common cold'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 8 | The Daily Courier

    Dr. John Haggie speaks to the media outside the meeting of The Council of the Federation in Victoria on January 17, 2012. Newfoundland and Labrador's health minister -- whose province leads Canada and the U.S. for antibiotics overuse -- is warning that drug resistance could bring a wave of deaths by infection.

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  20. E-book reissue stampedes into the Klondike eraRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 8 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... in late July 1897, a little over a month after the first Klondike gold reached San Francisco, Adney traveled to Victoria, British Columbia, where he acquired an outfit and boarded a vessel for Skagway. Arriving on the cusp of fall, he found men ...

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