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Help, not handcuffs: Former B.C. jail converted to rehab centre
April 11, 2015

The provincial and federal governments spent $620,000 to convert cells to bunkhouses and classrooms, in the name of curing the regionís most prolific offenders of the addiction that often drives their crimes.
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B.C. interior coal mine explosion severely burns three
April 5, 2015

Teck said, ďa flash fire occurred in the dryer complexĒ around 11 a.m. MT, according to a press release by company spokesman Chris Stannell.
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B.C. gold mine approval first since Mount Polley disaster
March 30, 2015

In a written statement, B.C. Environmental Assessment Office director Greg Leake said it was important to note Brucejack was not planning to use a tailings dam, as the assessment office was asking all mine projects with proposed dams to examine alternatives.
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Mining nature at old tailing site
March 13, 2015

Lauchlan Fraser, a professor in the biological-sciences department at Thompson Rivers University - and an expert in grasslands and reclamation - said one of his students has begun a process at the site designed to bring grass, plants and, eventually, animals back to the area.
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B.C. First Nation moves closer to managing title land
March 10, 2015

A British Columbia First Nation is one step closer to exerting control over its territory after a historic Supreme Court of Canada decision, with the announcement of several agreements with the provincial government.
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Youth treatment centre closes
March 10, 2015

A Keremeos facility that has helped hundreds of young people overcome their demons has closed.
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With an LNG decision delayed, B.C.ís attention turns to forestry
There is one small problem with the storyline: Interforís new acquisitions are all in the United States. There is a recovery in British Columbia, but beneath the surface the industry is preparing for new challenges.

The Round Lake Treatment Centre first opened on the shore of Round Lake between Vernon and Falkland in 1979


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