British Columbia

Site C dam protesters dig in and prepare for arrests at historic site in B.C.

By The Canadian Press
January 7, 2016 - 10:23am Updated: January 7, 2016 - 12:35pm

VANCOUVER — First Nations protesting the construction of the $9-billion Site C dam in northeastern British Columbia are preparing for their own arrests while they implore Prime Minister Justin Trudeau intervene to stop the hydroelectric project.

Premier Christy Clark in Kamloops on May 13, 2013
Premier Christy Clark in Kamloops on May 13, 2013 Image Credit: CFJC Today

B.C. premier calls byelections to replace 2 Metro Vancouver MLAs

By The Canadian Press
January 5, 2016 - 2:27pm

VICTORIA — British Columbia Premier Christy Clark has called two byelections for Feb. 2 to replace members of the legislature who ran for federal office.

Vancouver-Mount Pleasant MLA Jenny Kwan left her post on July 8 last year to run as the New Democrat candidate in Vancouver East.

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