host picture

  |
Bookmark and Share

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

denman ferry
Denman Island ferry (deeanne/Flickr)

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.

 
Download Flash Player to view this content.

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

Download Flash Player to view this content.

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

Download Flash Player to view this content.

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.

Download Flash Player to view this content.

Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. Comments are welcome while open. We reserve the right to close comments at any time.

Submission Policy

Note: The CBC does not necessarily endorse any of the views posted. By submitting your comments, you acknowledge that CBC has the right to reproduce, broadcast and publicize those comments or any part thereof in any manner whatsoever. Please note that comments are moderated and published according to our submission guidelines.