B.C. Needs 'Super Fund' To Cover Mine Disasters: Report

B.C. Needs 'Super Fund' To Cover Mine Disasters: Report

CP  06. 3.2015
"We're not saying, 'No,' to mining. What we're saying is we've got to mine better."
Federal Government Destroyed Land-Claim Emails: B.C. Grand Chief

Federal Government Destroyed Land-Claim Emails: B.C. Grand Chief

CP  06. 1.2015
The allegations come days after a former government worker claimed he was told to delete emails connected to the Highway of Tears investigation....
B.C. First Nation Releases Scathing Report On Pipeline Expansion

B.C. First Nation Releases Scathing Report On Pipeline Expansion

CP  05.26.2015
The report said fumes from potential spills would make over one million people sick within two hours.
Aboriginal Doctors' Program Beats Graduate Target 5 Years Early

Aboriginal Doctors' Program Beats Graduate Target 5 Years Early

CBC  05.23.2015
The UBC medical school has already reached its 2020 goal of 50 aboriginal graduates.
Major Oil Spill Would Coat Vancouver Beaches Within Hours: Analysis

Major Oil Spill Would Coat Vancouver Beaches Within Hours: Analysis

CP  05.15.2015
Between 50 per cent and 90 per cent of the oil spilled would reach shores.
IT'S OFFICIAL: B.C. First Nation Rejects $1-Billion LNG Deal

IT'S OFFICIAL: B.C. First Nation Rejects $1-Billion LNG Deal

CP  05.13.2015
The Prince Rupert band said the decision "wasn't a money issue."
Prince Rupert First Nation Rejects $1-Billion LNG Offer

Prince Rupert First Nation Rejects $1-Billion LNG Offer

CP  05. 6.2015
Residents raised concerns over the project's environmental impact, pointing out its "problematic" location.
Prince Rupert First Nation Offered $1 Billion To Support LNG Project

Prince Rupert First Nation Offered $1 Billion To Support LNG Project

CP  05. 1.2015
The band would receive a one-time payment of nearly $28 million, annual payments over 40 years totalling about $1 billion, and other funding....
Meet Judith Sayers, a First Nations Renewable Energy Trailblazer

Meet Judith Sayers, a First Nations Renewable Energy Trailblazer

David Dodge  04.24.2015
Judith Sayers is a former chief, a negotiator and a pioneer in helping First Nations get involved in the renewable energy business. Imitation...
B.C. Environmentalist Wins $175,000 U.S. Award

B.C. Environmentalist Wins $175,000 U.S. Award

CP  04.19.2015
Mariliyn Baptiste said her people have been fighting to protect their land for hundreds of years.
Vancouver High Line Stunt Will Make Your Heart Skip A Beat

Vancouver High Line Stunt Will Make Your Heart Skip A Beat

Rhianna Schmunk  04.16.2015
Thrill-seekers walked a slackline 60 feet above the famous seawall.
Vancouver Island First Nations Reach Treaty Agreement

Vancouver Island First Nations Reach Treaty Agreement

CP  04. 9.2015
The agreement includes 1,565 hectares of Crown land and about $142 million dollars.
Million-Dollar B.C. First Nations Chief Re-Elected

Million-Dollar B.C. First Nations Chief Re-Elected

CP  04. 3.2015
The highest-earning chief in Canada won re-election, despite widespread criticism.