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Interviews: July 2013 Archives

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Are you missing an emu? A trucker found it near Prince George, B.C.

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Emu on a forest service road between Prince George, B.C. and Quesnel, B.C. (Photo Credit: Juan Huidoboro)

Somewhere in the backwoods of northern B.C., there is an emu on the loose.  Daybreak's Andrew Kurjata speaks to the man who saw it.

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Can an escaped emu survive in the woods of northern B.C.?

We also spoke with Dan Minz. He used to operate an emu farm in Hixon. He told us about his hunt for this eum, and what he thinks its chances for survival in the wild are.

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World's biggest fly fishing rod is missing its hook

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World's Largest Fly Fishing Rod (Photo: Panoramio/andybremner1983)

Ray Makowichuk can't fix the fly on the world's biggest fly fishing rod because the rod's hook is missing.  He speaks with Daybreak's Betsy Trumpener for more.

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Regional District of Fraser-Fort George will not help local man keep styrofoam out of the dump

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Do you have enough styrofoam to cover this greenhouse? (Photo: Matthias Zapletal)

Last month, we told you about a Prince George man on a quest to collect your styrofoam.  Matthias Zapletal isn't happy with the Regional District of Fraser Fort George because it denied his request to set up a collection bin for styrofoam at a local landfill.  He speaks with Daybreak's Andrew Kurjata.

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Official Response from the Regional District of Fraser Fort George

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Regional District Fraser Fort George denies request