Morrison Mine must undergo further assessment

By Province of BC Environment Minister Mary Polak and Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett have ordered that Pacific Booker Mineral Inc.’s proposed Morrison copper-gold mine must undergo further assessment. …read more

Source:: Government of British Colombia


Harper government announces initiative to improve ship-source oil spill preparedness and response

By Transport Canada The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, today announced the launch of the Area Response Planning pilot project and related Community Participation Funding Program in a speech to the Vancouver Board of Trade on the role of transportation and the environment in Canada’s economic future …read more

Source:: Government of Canada


New firefighting personnel on the way to assist in B.C.

By Province of BC Due to elevated wildfire activity in British Columbia, Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Minister Steve Thomson was able to confirm that 70 personnel will be arriving from Ontario to assist with B.C.’s firefighting efforts. …read more

Source:: Government of British Colombia


Complete campfire ban in place in Coastal Fire Centre

By Province of BC Effective at noon on Wednesday, July 8, 2015, the existing campfire ban in the Coastal Fire Centre will be expanded to cover all areas within the fire centre’s jurisdiction, including the “Fog Zone”, to help prevent human-caused wildfires and protect public safety. …read more

Source:: Government of British Colombia Announced Fully Managed Website Hosting Service

By Host Color LLC, a provider of Managed Hosting, Colocation and Cloud computing services has launched new small business Managed Web Hosting service, named Fully Managed Shared Account (FMSA). It is available as a separate managed solution or as an add-on to the company’s website hosting plans. [] …read more

Source:: Pr.Com – United States


Construction on Southwest Calgary Ring Road moves forward


On May 22, the historic land transfer between Alberta and the Tsuu T’ina Nation was finalized, providing certainty that the construction of the southwest segment of the Calgary Ring Road could go forward.

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Source:: Government of Alberta


CannaGrow Expo Comes Portland, Oregon

By CannaConnections First Grow Expo in Recreationally Legal Oregon [] …read more

Source:: Pr.Com – United States


Minister Findlay to Make Important Announcement on Maternal, Newborn and Child Health

By Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada July 7, 2015 – The Honourable Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay, P.C., Q.C., M.P., Minister of National Revenue, and Member of Parliament for Delta-Richmond East, on behalf of the Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, will make an important announcement related to Canada’s engagement to improve the lives of mothers and children. …read more

Source:: Government of Canada