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Thursday, October 24, 2013 (All day) - The Oceanside Star
A proposed gravel-pit operation in Hilliers was met with near-unanimous opposition from residents at a public meeting on Wednesday last week.   Mayco Mix is applying to mine gravel from 180 acres of Crown land further up Chatsworth Road in Hilliers from its existing pit and processing plant.
Thursday, October 10, 2013 (All day) - Vancouver Sun
First Nations leaders fighting one of B.C.'s most controversial resource development projects will get their case heard in Vancouver today by the United Nations envoy on aboriginal rights. <
Thursday, October 10, 2013 (All day) - The Globe and Mail
In one of her first tests as Environment Minister, Leona Aglukkaq will give thumbs up or down to a proposed mine in British Columbia that is a new version of a plan tossed out as ecologically disastrous by a former Conservative minister.
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 (All day) - Tumbler Ridge News
According to an announcement last month by Minister of Energy and Mines Bill Bennett, four power purchase agreements with independent power producers (IPPs) have gotten the axe, with another 16 being investigated.
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 (All day) - Thompson Citizen
7 p.m. at St. Lawrence Hall on Cree Road   The Wilderness Committee's Manitoba Field Office is holding town hall meeting Oct. 15 in Thompson on OmniTRAX's plans to ship oil by rail to Churchill. The meeting is at St. Lawrence Hall on Cree Road and begins at 7 p.m. A similar meeting is slated for Churchill Oct. 18.
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 (All day) - Times Colonist
B.C. Hydro claims a new poll shows potential support for the proposed Site C hydroelectric dam project to be as high as 84 per cent provincewide. However, opponents of the project are skeptical of how those results were reached.
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 (All day) - Winnipeg Free Press
The fragile Hudson Bay lowlands would be destroyed by an oil spill if a controversial plan to run bitumen by rail to Churchill goes through, an environmental audience heard Tuesday night.
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 (All day) - Winnipeg Free Press
Citizens concerned with a plan to transport millions of barrels of crude oil to Churchill are coming together at a town hall meeting tonight.
Friday, October 4, 2013 (All day) - Saturday, October 5, 2013 (All day) - Thompson Citizen
The province's approval of Hudbay's Reed Mine copper project in Grass River Provincial Park, which was granted on Sept. 24, is not going over well with the Wilderness Committee, which opposed the mine because of its proximity to the habitat of woodland caribou, a provincially and federally protected species.
Thursday, October 3, 2013 (All day) - Williams Lake Tribune
Build it and they will come. That’s the phrase Cecil Grinder keeps mulling over as he prepares the sweat lodge site at Teztan Biny (Fish Lake) for another sacred ceremony.
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