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Ken Denike, Vancouver School Board Trustee on his motion to formalize school security protocols.

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BC Almanac SEPT 19, 2014 Back to school Monday. B.C. harvest roundup Sep 19, 2014 | 47:27Teachers, principals and parents get ready for the start of school Monday now that the teachers have voted to return to work. And a round up of producers engaged in fall harvest: Tony Holler from Poplar Grove winery, Fred Steele from the BC Tree Fruit As
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BC Almanac SEPT 18, 2014 Airline baggage fees. Canada China FIPA Sep 18, 2014 | 42:36Brad Davies Managing Partner of Virtually There Travel on Westjet and now Air Canada announcing 25 dollar per checked bag fees. And Yves Tiberghien Director of Institute of Asian Research, University of British Columbia on the FIPA.
BC Almanac - SEPT 17, 2014 Will tentative deal help in the classroom? And how will the Scots vote?Sep 17, 2014 | 48:51BC Almanac SEPT 17, 2014 Will tentative deal help in the classroom? And how will the Scots vote? Audio
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BC Almanac SEPT 16, 2014 Tentative deal with teachers. Un-Junk Your Diet Sep 16, 2014 | 48:09Gordon Li President, B.C. Principals and Vice Principals Association and Stephen Smart, CBC Legislative reporter on the tentative deal with teachers. And Desiree Nielsen, registered dietician on pros and cons of a sugar tax and on her new bool UnJunk you
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BC Almanac SEPT 15, 2014 Sep 15, 2014 | 47:16Teresa Rezansoff, President of the BC School Trustees Association on the role of school trustees in the strike. And the growth of video surveillance cameras and whether or not they are important or a nuisance.
BC Almanac - SEPT 12, 2014  BC Ferries fares.  Changing TV habitsSep 12, 2014 | 48:29BC Almanac SEPT 12, 2014 BC Ferries fares. Changing TV habits Audio
BC Almanac SEPT 12, 2014 BC Ferries fares. Changing TV habits Sep 12, 2014 | 48:29A new report pegs the loss to the economy over ten years from increased ferry fares and route reductions at 2.3 billion. And how are your television habits changing?
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BC Almanac SEPT 11, 2014 Families coping with strike,. Brian Minter. Sep 11, 2014 | 43:48Nicole Makohoniuk President, B.C. Confederation of Parent Advisory Councils (BCCPAC)and Anita Huberman, CEO of the Surrey Board of Trade on impact on families and business of strike. And Brian Minter answers your gardening questions.
BC Almanac - SEPT 10, 2014 Vaughn Palmer on teachers.  Franklin frenzySep 10, 2014 | 45:50BC Almanac SEPT 10, 2014 Vaughn Palmer on teachers. Franklin frenzy Audio
BC Almanac SEPT 10, 2014 Vaughn Palmer on teachers. Franklin frenzy Sep 10, 2014 | 45:50Vaughn Palmer, columnist with the Vancouver Sun newspaper on the next steps if binding arbitration is a non-starter. And Kate Humble, historian at the Maritime Museum of B.C. on the Franklin discovery.
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BC Almanac SEPT 09, 2014 Domestic violence. Legal aid funding Sep 9, 2014 | 47:21Tracy Porteous, Executive Director of the Ending Violence Association of B.C. and Jamie Taras of the BC Lions Football club Be More than a Bystander campaign on Ray Rice story. Jamie McLaren and Michael Steven on funding for legal services.
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BC Almanac SEPTEMBER 1, 2014 No school tomorrow as teachers talks stall Sep 1, 2014 | 47:59School won't be starting on time. Over the weekend, mediator Vince Ready walked out of talks with the BCTF and BCPSEA, saying both sides are still too far apart.

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