May 25, 2015
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17 Ways the Government Is Helping Kill Wild Salmon

Salmon David McLain via Getty Images

In British Columbia, salmon are sacred. For centuries, they have nourished First Nations and settlers alike, and continue to sustain virtually all of the wildlife we cherish in B.C.: orcas, eagles, bears, seals and sea lions, wolves and even our forests. Wild salmon make life possible on the West Coast. So why are our federal and provincial governments trying to kill them? I do not speak of simple neglect. I mean actively working towards the destruction of wild salmon.

Flash Flood, Hail Hit B.C. Interior

Devon Lindsay

'He'd Give Anybody Anything. I'm Going To Miss Him Terribly'


Smoke Grenade Tossed Into Vancouver Police Headquarters

Google Street View

Michael Bublé Makes Surprise Appearance At B.C. Fundraiser

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Aboriginal Doctors' Program Beats Graduate Target 5 Years Early

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24 Free Things To Do In B.C. This Summer


Tax Home Flippers, Not Foreign Buyers: Vancouver Condo King

The Rennie Group

Vancouver Mayor Says Feds 'Abandoned' Affordable Housing Problem


Dolphin Undergoes Breakthrough Surgery In Vancouver

Vancouver Aquarium

B.C. Canoeists Honour Dead Man's Message In A Bottle With Incredible Trip


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Major Oil Spill Could Cost Vancouver $1.2 Billion

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NDP Surge Is Real, Poll Suggests


Man Sentenced For Killing Surrey Mom Outside Arena

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Bird's Nest Fire Shuts Down SkyTrain Line

Jamie Andersen

Vancouver Lightning Puts On A Beautiful Show


Vancouver Real Estate Prices Driving Millennials Away: Report

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Vancouver Penthouse For Sale Fits The Whole Family In Style

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Dismembered B.C. Millionaire Was Killed Over Money: Lawyer


Canadian Cities Not Prepared For Floods: Study


B.C. Rider Sues Over 'Slow Poke' The Bull Not Living Up To His Name

Coach Quietly Lays Off Its Canadian Part-Time Workers

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Feds Lose Bid To Dismiss Senate Case


Scientists Have Evidence That Dinosaurs Once Roamed Washington State

Burke Museum

2 Teens Charged In Deadly Whistler Stabbing Get Bail

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New Sketch May Bring Clues To B.C. Toddler's 1960 Disappearance


High-Risk Sex Offenders Wanted By Vancouver Police

Vancouver Police

Elephant Grabs B.C. Traveller's Camera, Snaps Adorable Selfie

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B.C. Signs $36-Billion LNG Agreement With Malaysian Energy Giant

Pamela Anderson Strips Down For 'Psycho'-Inspired PETA Ad


Canada's Most And Least Affordable Housing Markets

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U.S. Border Agent Justified In Fatal Shooting Of B.C. Man: Prosecutor

BC Ferries' Naming Contest Backfires With Hilarious Results

You Can Inhale Your Caffeine Now Thanks To Vancouver Company

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Teens Charged In Deadly Whistler Stabbing

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9 Reasons Vancouver's Kaitlyn Bristowe NEEDS To Be 'The Bachelorette'


New Surrey RCMP Officers Approved Amid Gang War

Kamloops Motel Fight Leads To Discovery Of Drugs, Replica Gun


Foreign Homeowners In Canada Need To Be Tracked: B.C. MP


► Vancouver Police Defend Rough Takedown Of Man Hit By Cars

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One Dead, Another Injured After Whistler Stabbings

Bionic Lenses Could Make Glasses, Contacts A Thing Of The Past

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'An Entire Underground World Of People I Always Thought Of As Bums'


Vancouver Teens Win HUGE At World Science Fair


RCMP Launch Criminal Investigation In Raging B.C. Wildfire

BC Wildfire Management Branch

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