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BC Almanac - August 8, 2014 New challenges at mine spill, should music festivals be regulated?Aug 8, 2014 | 48:46BC Almanac August 8, 2014 New challenges at mine spill, should music festivals be regulated? Audio
BC Almanac August 8, 2014 New challenges at mine spill, should music festivals be regulated? Aug 8, 2014 | 48:46Mines Minister Bill Bennett on the latest challenge at Mount Polley mine disaster, Dr Evan Wood considers whether music festivals should be regulated to reduce overdoses and deaths.
BC Almanac - AUGUST 7, 2014 Cleaning up the Mount Polley mine spillAug 7, 2014 | 49:15BC Almanac AUGUST 7, 2014 Cleaning up the Mount Polley mine spill Audio
BC Almanac AUGUST 7, 2014 Cleaning up the Mount Polley mine spill Aug 7, 2014 | 49:15The Ministry of Environment has ordered Imperial Metals to stop the flow from the tailings pond, and submit clean-up plans to the ministry. If they don't, they could face fines up to one million dollars. Calvin Sandborn is an environmental lawyer.
BC Almanac - AUGUST 6, 2014 Mount Polley tailings pond breach threatens other interests, and summer rat infestations.Aug 6, 2014 | 45:44BC Almanac AUGUST 6, 2014 Mount Polley tailings pond breach threatens other interests, and summer rat infestations. Audio
BC Almanac AUGUST 6, 2014 Mount Polley tailings pond breach threatens other interests, and summer rat infestations. Aug 6, 2014 | 45:44The tailings pond breach at the Mount Polley mine has raised concerns about drinking water, local industries, and prospects for spawning sockeye salmon. And take summer heat, rotting food or compost, and you've got a recipe for a rat infestation.
BC Almanac - AUGUST 5, 2014 Mount Polley tailings pond, helping people with disabilities through social isolationAug 5, 2014 | 46:47BC Almanac AUGUST 5, 2014 Mount Polley tailings pond, helping people with disabilities through social isolation Audio
BC Almanac AUGUST 5, 2014 Mount Polley tailings pond, helping people with disabilities through social isolation Aug 5, 2014 | 46:475 million cubic meters of waste water burst through the Mount Polley mine tailings pond dam, and into the waterways. And a B.C. couple have been awarded the Order of Canada for the work they do to empower people with disabilities.
BC Almanac - AUGUST 1, 2014 Gov't offer of forty dollars a day.  B.C. best staycationsAug 1, 2014 | 48:06BC Almanac AUGUST 1, 2014 Gov't offer of forty dollars a day. B.C. best staycations Audio
BC Almanac AUGUST 1, 2014 Gov't offer of forty dollars a day. B.C. best staycations Aug 1, 2014 | 48:06Vancouver Sun columnist Vaughn Palmer on the government's offer to give parents forty dollars a day for children under 13 if the strike continues through September. Jane Zatylny, editor, British Columbia magazine on best Staycations.
BC Almanac - JULY 31, 2014 Why gangs thrive in B.C.  Brian MinterJul 31, 2014 | 44:45BC Almanac JULY 31, 2014 Why gangs thrive in B.C. Brian Minter Audio
BC Almanac JULY 31, 2014 Why gangs thrive in B.C. Brian Minter Jul 31, 2014 | 44:45Sargent Lindsey Houghton of the Combined Forces Special Enforcement Unit and Gira Bhatt, Project director, Acting Together - Community University Research Alliance on why gangs continue to thrive. And Brian Minter takes your gardening calls.
BC Almanac - JULY 30, 2014  B.C. Labour market.  Pride week.Jul 30, 2014 | 46:09BC Almanac JULY 30, 2014 B.C. Labour market. Pride week. Audio
BC Almanac JULY 30, 2014 B.C. Labour market. Pride week. Jul 30, 2014 | 46:09Christian St. Cyr, publisher of the BC Labour Market Report on bridging the gap between the unemployed and the jobs available. And Dara Parker, Executive Director, QMunity B-C's Queer Resource Centre on victories and challenges.
BC Almanac - JULY 29, 2014 Ebola information.  And recycling rewards and challengesJul 29, 2014 | 45:27BC Almanac JULY 29, 2014 Ebola information. And recycling rewards and challenges Audio
BC Almanac JULY 29, 2014 Ebola information. And recycling rewards and challenges Jul 29, 2014 | 45:27Dr. Bonnie Henry, Medical Director, Communicable Disease Prevention and Control Servicesand Public Health Emergency Services BC Centre for Disease Control on ebola. And Louise Schwartz, founder, Recycling Alternative and Green Hub on the challenges and re
BC Almanac - JULY 28, 2014 Water policy concerns.  World Hepatitis DayJul 28, 2014 | 45:27BC Almanac JULY 28, 2014 Water policy concerns. World Hepatitis Day Audio
BC Almanac JULY 28, 2014 Water policy concerns. World Hepatitis Day Jul 28, 2014 | 45:27Deborah Curran, Hakai Professor, Environment Law, University of Victoria on water policy moving forward in era of climate change and private sector demand. And World Hepatitis Day with Dr. Mel Krajden, Medical Head of Hepatitis, BC Centre for Disease Co
BC Almanac - JULY 25, 2014  Whales in captivity.  Caring for aging parentsJul 25, 2014 | 48:25BC Almanac JULY 25, 2014 Whales in captivity. Caring for aging parents Audio
BC Almanac JULY 25, 2014 Whales in captivity. Caring for aging parents Jul 25, 2014 | 48:25Whale researcher Paul Spong and Sara Dubois, Chief Scientific Officer, B.C SPCA on the debate over whales and dolphins in captivity. And Charmaine Spencer on issues related to caring for aging parents.
BC Almanac - JULY 24, 2014  Fear of flying.  Pedestrians versus cyclistsJul 24, 2014 | 44:51BC Almanac JULY 24, 2014 Fear of flying. Pedestrians versus cyclists Audio
BC Almanac JULY 24, 2014 Fear of flying. Pedestrians versus cyclists Jul 24, 2014 | 44:51Les Cassatari, former CEO in the travel industry and Layne Daggett, YVR Chaplain Emeritus on concerns over flying safety in light of the cluster of accidents and incidents. And reducing conflict between cyclists and pedestrians.
BC Almanac - JULY 23, 2014 Bear encounters.  Geoff Plant on legal reformsJul 23, 2014 | 47:29BC Almanac JULY 23, 2014 Bear encounters. Geoff Plant on legal reforms Audio
BC Almanac JULY 23, 2014 Bear encounters. Geoff Plant on legal reforms Jul 23, 2014 | 47:29Frank Ritcey coordinator for Bear Aware and Wildsafe BC on recent rash of bear sightings and encounters. And Geoff Plant, former Attorney General of BC on making BC legal system more efficient and effective.
BC Almanac - JULY 22, 2014  Skytrain issues.   Swearing in publicJul 22, 2014 | 47:36BC Almanac JULY 22, 2014 Skytrain issues. Swearing in public Audio
BC Almanac JULY 22, 2014 Skytrain issues. Swearing in public Jul 22, 2014 | 47:36Gordon Price, Director of the City Program at Simon Fraser University, on Skytrain woes. And Carey McBeth, etiquette instructor on the f-bomb and swearing in public.
BC Almanac - JULY 21, 2014  Oppenheimer Park protest.  Stroke recoveryJul 21, 2014 | 47:12BC Almanac JULY 21, 2014 Oppenheimer Park protest. Stroke recovery Audio
BC Almanac JULY 21, 2014 Oppenheimer Park protest. Stroke recovery Jul 21, 2014 | 47:12Carey Doberstein, Assistant Professor, Political Science, University of British Columbia--Okanagan on Oppenheimer Park protest. And Tim Readman from the Stroke Recovery Association of B.C.
BC Almanac - JULY 18, 2014  Wildfire update.  Break and enters in July and AugustJul 18, 2014 | 47:05BC Almanac JULY 18, 2014 Wildfire update. Break and enters in July and August Audio
BC Almanac JULY 18, 2014 Wildfire update. Break and enters in July and August Jul 18, 2014 | 47:05We check in with a range of people in the Okanagan to stay on top of the latest developments in the wildfires burning around B.C. And Sgt Randy Fincham from the VPD on break and enters in the summer.

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