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Denman cable ferry, Alberni breakfast program, doggie blood donors and creating jobs

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Denman Island residents are upset over plans to replace the existing ferry service to Buckley Bay with a cable ferry. Gregor speaks with Tony Law, who chairs the chairs the Denman-Hornby Island Ferry Advisory Committee, and BC Ferry Services spokesperson Deborah Marshall.

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Port Alberni School District trustee Glenn Wong talks about the budget shortfall threatening the future of a program that serves up breakfast to students.

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Doggie donors: Nanaimo veterinarian Brent Crutchfield is raising awareness about canine blood donation. She talks about how you and your pooch can help.

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In a time of tumbling stock markets, international debt crises and global financial upheaval, can a provincial job program make much difference? Economist Helmut Pastrick of Central 1 Credit Union weighs in.

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