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My Turn: Mining disasters must end with Mount Polley

...could not have detected the issue. The panel also noted that it considered the technical qualifications of British Columbia government inspectors as among the best that it has encountered among agencies with similar duties.Most importantly...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-02-24/my-turn-mining-disasters-must-end-mou
Opinion
Empire Editorial: On the topic of transboundary mines, a response to Mr. Bill Bennett

...River began to suffer. What was once a run of 15,000 fish dwindled to a low of 14 in 1987. According to the British Columbia government watershed assessment in 1995, "the fisheries resource is believed to have declined (by 90 percent) predominantly...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-03-22/empire-editorial-topic-transboundary-
Opinion
Canadians, Americans, call for safer tailings storage in BC

A large group of Canadians and Americans on Wednesday sent a letter to the British Columbia government, calling for a stop to the permitting of wet tailings facilities for new and proposed mines in B.C. They based this request...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-05-01/canadians-americans-call-safer-taili
Outdoors
Controversial KSM mine gets key permits

...tunnel and that's all we're focused on," Murphy said. "We've received a license of occupation from the British Columbia government, which gives us tenure over the length of the tunnel."They'll assess the construction start date after...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-10-22/controversial-ksm-mine-gets-key-perm
Outdoors
B. C. to scrap fast ferry fleet

The British Columbia government plans to scrap its fast-ferry program, selling its problem-plagued vessels and absorbing the billion-dollar debt of its...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031500/Loc_ferry.html
Local
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...THE JUNEAU EMPIRE The British Columbia government plans to scrap its fast-ferry...Twitter Archives The British Columbia government plans to scrap its fast-ferry...Juneau Empire Online The British Columbia government plans to scrap its fast-ferry...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031500/Loc_ferry.shtml
Canada can't be trusted on mine

If Governor Murkowski really expects the British Columbia government and mining company Redfern Resources to ensure that the Tulsequah Chief mine doesn't harm the clean water and healthy salmon...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121903/let_letter4.shtml
Opinion
B.C. government, First Nations discuss using Native place names

VANCOUVER, British Columbia - The British Columbia government wants to reintroduce native place names to parts of the province as a sign of an ongoing process of recognition and reconciliation...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122303/sta_nativenames.shtml
News
Future of mine project uncertain

...development of the Tulsequah Chief mine to a halt could be appealed by July 28. But so far, officials of the British Columbia government and would-be developer Redfern Resources Ltd. of Vancouver are being tight-lipped about their intentions...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070200/Loc_mine.html
Local
Cost/benefit on the Taku

...the Taku River watershed. Redfern Resources hopes to reopen the Tulsequah Chief mine and has convinced the British Columbia government to support this undertaking. They are now seeking permits from the Canadian federal government in Ottawa...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011604/let_letter2.shtml
Opinion

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