Business & Economy

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Board ruling looms for expanded Trans Mountain pipeline as Ottawa appoints panel

By The Canadian Press
May 17, 2016 - 3:05pm Updated: May 18, 2016 - 10:18am

VANCOUVER — As a key decision looms this week on a project that will have an impact on the future of Canada’s oil economy, the federal government announced details Tuesday of an additional review on the Trans Mountain pipeline.

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Downtown business owners see increase in drug, criminal activity

By Jill Sperling
May 13, 2016 - 4:25pm Updated: May 13, 2016 - 6:58pm

KAMLOOPS — A pair of downtown business owners want to see police and bylaw officers doing more to tackle activities that sometime accompany drug use. 

The alley behind Bikini Bill's on Victoria St. has become a dumping ground for used needles among other things.