Trudeau gives boost to market-oriented group on clean-economy initiative

By The Canadian Press
March 1, 2016 - 12:23pm Updated: March 1, 2016 - 1:15pm

VANCOUVER — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau gave a boost Tuesday to a new cross-sectoral group of business leaders, labour, non-governmental organizations, government and academics who want to accelerate Canada’s transition to a high-efficiency, low carbon economy.

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Fatal crash in Kelowna

By Ron Manz
March 1, 2016 - 4:49am Updated: March 1, 2016 - 12:24pm

KELOWNA, B.C. — One person has died following a fatal collision between two cars and a semi-trailer truck last (Monday) night in Kelowna.

The crash happened around 9:00 p.m. at the intersection of Highway 97 and Edwards Road.