Chris McNeil

...Sr. was born on October 9, 1923 in Gingolx, British Columbia to Flora Sutton and Matthew Stewart. He was Laxsgiik...has a daughter, Louise Wilson of Prince Rupert, British Columbia. He was predeceased by his second wife, Barbara...
Alaskans should take note of B.C. mines

In the spirit of furthering the "important dialogue" that British Columbia Minister of Energy and Mines Bill Bennett encourages Alaskans to have with the B.C. government and mining interests, I am curious...
British Columbia approves another gold mine upstream of Southeast Alaska

British Columbia has given environmental approval to...River, which flows southwest from British Columbia and into the Misty Fjords National...salmon-producing watershed in southern British Columbia. A government review has since found...
House urges open border in Hyder

...border with the Alaskan community of Hyder at nighttime.The border between the Southeast town of Hyder and Stewart, British Columbia, used to be open 24 hours a day, with the two small towns enjoying linked economies and tourism and mining industries...
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NHL playoffs pucks drop

...all in the first period for the Predators. Game 2 is Friday night in Nashville.FLAMES 2, CANUCKS 1VANCOUVER, British Columbia - Defenseman Kris Russell scored with just under 30 seconds remaining in the third period. David Jones also scored...
My Turn: Disagreements over mining require dialogue

...There are not 123 mines in British Columbia. There are currently six coal...metal mines in operation in British Columbia and very few of these are, post mine closure.In British Columbia, we also recognize more can...
Celebrating clean water

...environmental organizations and tour operators see British Columbia's mining boom as a threat to salmon, and to Southeast...Quesnel Lake is the nursery of about a quarter of British Columbia's salmon, Mack said."The news ... was like...
Off the Beaten Path: Transboundary mining efforts are just another gold rush scam

...tour.Today, in Southeast Alaska and northwest British Columbia, we're faced with another, much less charming...Polley Mine, owned by Imperial Metals, in central British Columbia couldn't make the scam any more transparent. Ten...
Thumbs up, Thumbs down for April 13, 2015

...introduced HJR 22, which urges the Canada Border Services Agency to keep the border open between Hyder and Stewart, British Columbia open 24 hours a day. On April 1, the CBSA began closing the border between midnight and 8 a.m. as a cost-cutting...
Alaska tribes united in opposition of large mines

British Columbia and Minister Bill Bennett do not seem to understand the sovereign...Work Group, but this will only be effective if the governor engages British Columbia to assure enforceable agreements can be made to protect our interests...


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