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A call for the mines minister to resign

Rafe Mair has never minced words. The straight-talking pundit is calling for mining minister Bill Bennett to resign over the tailings pond spill at Mt. Polley.

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Daybreak South - The story behind the best table grapes in the OkanaganSep 17, 2014 | 7:18Daybreak South The story behind the best table grapes in the Okanagan Audio
Daybreak South The story behind the best table grapes in the Okanagan Sep 17, 2014 | 7:18Sweet grapes, sweet memories. Chris Walker takes a walk through Bert Teather's grape patch with his surviving daughter.
Daybreak South - The teachers deal from a former education ministerSep 17, 2014 | 8:56Daybreak South The teachers deal from a former education minister Audio
Daybreak South The teachers deal from a former education minister Sep 17, 2014 | 8:56Paul Ramsey was education minister back in 1998 when the NDP government negotiated a collective agreement with the teachers on class size and composition. Chris Walker speaks to him about the tentative agreement in the B.C. teachers dispute.
Daybreak South - Kelowna's Mayor on zero tax increasesSep 16, 2014 | 8:40Daybreak South Kelowna's Mayor on zero tax increases Audio
Daybreak South Kelowna's Mayor on zero tax increases Sep 16, 2014 | 8:40A new political party in Kelowna is advocating no tax increases for the next four years. Kelowna's mayor takes a shot at that saying, it just isn't wise fiscal management. He speaks with Chris Walker.
Daybreak South - Climate change and the effect of warming airSep 16, 2014 | 7:57Daybreak South Climate change and the effect of warming air Audio
Daybreak South Climate change and the effect of warming air Sep 16, 2014 | 7:57When the air warms up even by one degree, it has a huge impact on water resources. A climate change expert brings that home to the southern interior. That's one topics this week at a forum hosted by UBC Okanagan and the Okanagan Basin Water Board.
Daybreak South - The life of principals in the midst of the teachers strikeSep 15, 2014 | 9:18Daybreak South The life of principals in the midst of the teachers strike Audio
Daybreak South The life of principals in the midst of the teachers strike Sep 15, 2014 | 9:18It's the third week of no school for students, but what's been going on in schools? What have Principals and vice Principals been doing? We speak to Gordon Li, president of the B.C. Principals and Vice Principals association.
Daybreak South - Boonstock not happy with Police criticism and billsSep 12, 2014 | 7:51Daybreak South Boonstock not happy with Police criticism and bills Audio
Daybreak South Boonstock not happy with Police criticism and bills Sep 12, 2014 | 7:51Boonstock organizers are upset with the RCMP's view of their music festival. The police also want $250,000 to cover policing costs. Boonstock organizer Colin Kobza disputes that. He speaks to Chris Walker.
Daybreak South - Parents send kids back to Scotland for schoolSep 12, 2014 | 5:55Daybreak South Parents send kids back to Scotland for school Audio
Daybreak South Parents send kids back to Scotland for school Sep 12, 2014 | 5:55A Kelowna family is sending their kids to Scotland for school because of the ongoing teachers' dispute.
Daybreak South - Kelowna's taxpayers first party, Will it work?Sep 11, 2014 | 7:56Daybreak South Kelowna's taxpayers first party, Will it work? Audio
Daybreak South Kelowna's taxpayers first party, Will it work? Sep 11, 2014 | 7:56Kelowna has its first political party. It's called Taxpayers First and it will have three candidates on the ballot this November.
Daybreak South - Fine Tuned: Shaky KneesSep 11, 2014 | 4:19Daybreak South Fine Tuned: Shaky Knees Audio
Daybreak South Fine Tuned: Shaky Knees Sep 11, 2014 | 4:19Settling down in country and in song. Shaky Knees shares the story behind Make It Last, a song off his debut record.
Daybreak South - The limits of the Tsilhqot'in decisionSep 10, 2014 | 6:57Daybreak South The limits of the Tsilhqot'in decision Audio
Daybreak South The limits of the Tsilhqot'in decision Sep 10, 2014 | 6:57The B.C. government meets with First Nations leaders Thursday, about the Tsilhqot'in decision. The question is what will the impacts be on land and resources in the province. Chris Walker speaks with the author of a new study on the issue
Daybreak South - Culture and full moon ceremoniesSep 10, 2014 | 9:36Daybreak South Culture and full moon ceremonies Audio
Daybreak South Culture and full moon ceremonies Sep 10, 2014 | 9:36Calling on the powers of the four directions and the light of the mighty moon above, Arts Columnist Gillianne Richards shares some of her lunacy.
Daybreak South - The political analysis of the B.C. education disputeSep 5, 2014 | 8:38Daybreak South The political analysis of the B.C. education dispute Audio
Daybreak South The political analysis of the B.C. education dispute Sep 5, 2014 | 8:38Justine Hunter and Stephen Smart cover the legislature for the Globe and Mail and CBC respectively. They join host Chris Walker to examine the issues at the center of this dispute.
Daybreak South - Jim Iker speaks to the deadlock in the education disputeSep 3, 2014 | 9:43Daybreak South Jim Iker speaks to the deadlock in the education dispute Audio
Daybreak South Jim Iker speaks to the deadlock in the education dispute Sep 3, 2014 | 9:43Over half a million students in BC are out of classes and judging from comments from Education Minister Peter Fassbender yesterday, it might be a long wait. So what does the president of the BCTF Jim Iker have to say about it.
Daybreak South - Education Minister Peter FassbenderSep 2, 2014 | 8:47Daybreak South Education Minister Peter Fassbender Audio
Daybreak South Education Minister Peter Fassbender Sep 2, 2014 | 8:47Education Minister Peter Fassbender speaks to Daybreak host Chris Walker about teachers' dispute.
Daybreak South - Tensions grow in B.C. education disputeAug 28, 2014 | 7:38Daybreak South Tensions grow in B.C. education dispute Audio
Daybreak South Tensions grow in B.C. education dispute Aug 28, 2014 | 7:38The Central Okanagan school board is getting frustrated with the lack of progress in the teachers dispute. Moira Baxter is the chair of the board.

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