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ExxonMobil cuts bait on exploration rights for B.C. coast

ExxonMobil cuts bait on exploration rights for B.C. coast

Fossil fuel giant ExxonMobil is relinquishing its long-standing oil and gas exploration permits that threaten sensitive marine ecosystems on the B.C. coast — a heartening development, a coalition of environmental groups say.
Labour shortage, or bad jobs?

Labour shortage, or bad jobs?

B.C. promises training, help for employers to add staff.
'Absolutely ludicrous': Travellers respond to Flair Airlines cancellations, aircraft seizure

'Absolutely ludicrous': Travellers respond to Flair Airlines cancellations, aircraft seizure

"I mean this 100% my family will NEVER book with this company again."
UBCO researcher tracks how river channels are changing course in Arctic

UBCO researcher tracks how river channels are changing course in Arctic

The paper looks at how atmospheric warming is affecting Arctic rivers flowing through permafrost terrain; research has determined that, as the region is sharply warming up, its rivers are not moving as scientists have expected.
B.C. family travel the world with four-year-old twins

B.C. family travel the world with four-year-old twins

All of the family adventures, called Restless Crusade, are being documented on social media such as Facebook, YouTube and a blog.
Research funding key in girl's recovery from near fatal brain episode

Research funding key in girl's recovery from near fatal brain episode

Autumn Techen of Nanaimo was nine when a bad headache sent her into her parents’ room early one morning in December 2020.
Here comes the sun: Vancouver weather forecast includes temperatures up to 15 C this week

Here comes the sun: Vancouver weather forecast includes temperatures up to 15 C this week

The weather forecast includes a sunny, milder change of pace.
Deforestation Inc.: Is Canada's biggest forestry company living up to its green promises?

Deforestation Inc.: Is Canada's biggest forestry company living up to its green promises?

As Paper Excellence, Canada's largest forestry company, expands, critics raise questions over how corporate consolidation will impact the country's forests
Deforestation Inc.: Who is behind B.C.'s pulp and paper giant?

Deforestation Inc.: Who is behind B.C.'s pulp and paper giant?

Paper Excellence says it's independent from Asia Pulp and Paper. But a Glacier Media investigation with partners from the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists has found a sprawling nexus of ties.
Deforestation Inc.: Investigation unravels B.C. forestry links to China

Deforestation Inc.: Investigation unravels B.C. forestry links to China

A Glacier Media investigation carried out with partners from the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ), has found unreported ties linking Paper Excellence and Asia Pulp and Paper, a conglomerate environmental groups allege is responsible for deforestation