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Smart meter system finishes under budget

Smart meter system finishes under budget

Officially complete for $777 million, wireless grid still needs rural extension using cellular networks to reach across B.C.
Two man race for president of the B.C. Fruit Grower's Association

Two man race for president of the B.C. Fruit Grower's Association

Jeet Dukhia, a Vernon orchardist, will go up against incumbent Fred Steele, from Kelowna.
B.C. aims to hire 1,600 more nurses

B.C. aims to hire 1,600 more nurses

Registered nurse positions first promised in 2012, but only 500 filled since then and the rest needed by March 31

Okanagan Indian Band says defense department misleading public over enexploded ordinances

With the issue coming to the forefront with different media coverage, OKIB takes issue with statement from DND
Retired Central Okanagan school superintendent joins UBC’s Faculty of Education

Retired Central Okanagan school superintendent joins UBC’s Faculty of Education

Hugh Gloster brings 36 years’ experience in education to program renewal
B.C. seeks relief for aging population costs

B.C. seeks relief for aging population costs

Premier Christy Clark wants new deal for aging population, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau promised to renegotiate federal formula

Lake Country catchment issue settled at Central Okanagan School Board

Board of trustees votes to adjust catchments to send Woodsdale Road to Oyama Traditional and SW quadrant to Peter Greer
BCTF dispute heading to top court

BCTF dispute heading to top court

Education Minister Mike Bernier says 'relationship never better' as union gears up for one last appeal over teacher staffing levels
Genetic technique gets results against cancer

Genetic technique gets results against cancer

Premier Christy Clark announces $3 million boost to DNA project that offers new hope for cancer patients
2016 was busiest construction year in Lake Country history

2016 was busiest construction year in Lake Country history

Residential construction, Lake Country Town Centre push construction ahead