Pot activists hoping referendum passes in Washington state
Marijuana advocates in B.C. are watching the U.S. election closely. They're waiting to see where voters in Washington stand on a referendum that would make marijuana legal. Pro pot crusader Dana Larsen says if it passes it would help his campaign to have marijuana decriminalized here in B.C.
Proposed school closures upsets parents in Cariboo Chilcotin
A plan to close 5 schools in the Cariboo has some parents turning to the internet to rally support. Kirk Dressler and a number of parents have created a website www.savebcschools.com. Dressler says if the schools are closed it will not only affect the kids but it will also affect the economy. The district says the closures are needed as there is a large budget shortfall.