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On The Island | Dec 17, 2012 | 7:25

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On The Island Looking at Victoria's next budget Apr 22, 2014 | 7:04The bottom line on the bottom line. We take a closer look at what's in the City of Victoria's proposed budget which is coming up for "public consultation".
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On The Island - Island runner on way to BostonApr 17, 2014 | 4:21On The Island Island runner on way to Boston Audio
On The Island Island runner on way to Boston Apr 17, 2014 | 4:21A safe and sombre run. We speak to a Victoria runner heading to the Boston Marathon a year after she was caught in chaos of the Boston bombings.
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On The Island Calling out the bus stops Apr 15, 2014 | 7:48BC Transit will soon introduce a new policy requiring drivers to call out all upcoming bus stops. We to a blind advocate who fought hard to make the same happen in Ontario.
On The Island - Heating a passive houseApr 15, 2014 | 7:32On The Island Heating a passive house Audio
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