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Kamloops reacts to NYT article calling BC 'Wild West' of political cash

By Adam Donnelly
January 17, 2017 - 5:27pm Updated: January 19, 2017 - 4:14pm

KAMLOOPS — It was first brought to the attention of the BC public last April;  the $50,000 stipend Christy Clark receives from the BC Liberal party was just part of a New York Times article that came out last Friday, which called British Columbia “the ‘Wild West’ of political cash”.

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Douglas Lake Ranch locked up gates after increase in vandalism, theft on property

By Chad Klassen
January 17, 2017 - 5:24pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 10:33am

KAMLOOPS — The long-time general manager of the Douglas Lake Cattle Company took the stand on Tuesday at B.C. Supreme Court in Kamloops, providing some insight into the history of the company and why it locked up the gates to Minnie and Stoney Lakes near Merritt. 

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B.C. First Nations take Crown to court over Trans Mountain pipeline approval

By The Canadian Press
January 17, 2017 - 3:46pm Updated: January 17, 2017 - 5:43pm

VANCOUVER — Opposition is mounting against the proposed expansion of the Trans Mountain pipeline as three First Nations launch fresh legal challenges aimed at stymying a project they say was approved without proper consultation.

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B.C.-Kinder Morgan revenue-sharing deal tears Canada's national fabric: expert

By The Canadian Press
January 17, 2017 - 12:18pm Updated: January 17, 2017 - 5:50pm

VICTORIA — A revenue-sharing agreement that helped convince British Columbia to support the $6.8 billion Trans Mountain oil pipeline expansion threatens to tear the fabric of country, says a resource policy expert.