• The economy of Site C versus natural gas

    Jan 9/16  letter to editor The new year is beginning on a very rough economic note: the down turn in the  oil and natural industry  along with the economy in general has gone far south by any...

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  • Message from Mike Bernier, Minister of Education

    This past fall, B.C. students and teachers continued to prepare for success in a changing world as classrooms began phasing in new curriculum that will make B.C.’s world-leading education system even better. The new curriculum still focuses...

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  • Did you know?

    Letter to the Editor BC Hydro has become burdened with enormous financial debt load and obligation due to their  required contracting (by law) to Independent Power Producers or IPP’s.  BC Hydro was required under the “Clean Energy...

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  • What is the future of food sustainability in the Peace?

    This past month, BC supermarkets saw prices of five dollars for broccoli and seven dollars for cauliflower and asparagus. Those prices are a part of a 3% rise, in the past month and 15% rise over the...

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  • Softwood industry needs louder B.C. voice

    To the Editor: When Christy Clark said she would make a new softwood lumber agreement with the United States her top priority with a new federal government, New Democrats voiced support. We believe that a vibrant forest...

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  • Cheap natural gas for B.C.?

    Letter to the Editor: The natural gas powered Shepard Energy  facility is now up and running and will offer its best customers in Calgary the minimal pricing of 8 cents per kWh until 2020 !  Natural gas...

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  • Do B.C. politics have a “dark money” problem?

    They’re the forgotten cousins of political donors, a beast that’s neither corporate nor union: trade associations. If you have a shingle to hang, there’s one out there for you, even for the shingle maker. There are associations...

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  • Questioning wolf culling

    Dear Editor          Re. “Hunting group encourages members to kill wolves, coyotes” in the Nov. 23 issue of Alaska Highway News. Apparently some folks are making overly dramatic and often unfounded comments about wolf...

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  • OPEN LETTER: BC Climate Leadership Team Must Oppose Site C

    Dear Climate Leadership Team Members, We are writing because you have been called upon to provide recommendations on climate action to the provincial government by the end of this month, when Premier Christy Clark is scheduled to...

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  • Open letter to Minister Tootoo

    Dear Minister Tootoo, The First Nations Wild Salmon Alliance is writing to request an urgent meeting between the DFO and the First Nations Wild Salmon Alliance (FNWSA) regarding the minimal returns of this year’s wild salmon runs...

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