For the Ktunaxa Nation, a key pillar of the community is supporting its most vulnerable citizens. It’s an effort that is changing lives for the better.
The Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure has awarded a $998,900 contract to Seismic 2000 Construction Ltd. of Aldergrove to carry out the Cowichan River bridges’ seismic safety retrofit project.
A section of the Highway 97 arterial through the City of Williams Lake will be widened from three to four lanes, improving safety within the city limits for local traffic, and increasing the capacity and efficiency for north and southbound vehicles on the highway.
*The Kamloops Venom held their year end awards at Mt. Paul Golf Course on Sept. 10* *Rookie(s) of the Year : Mack Stead and Ryan Wightman* Best Defensive Player : Tylor Seabrooke Leading Scorer: Riley Peterson Unsung Hero: Monty Chisholm Most Inspirational Player: Anthony Matusiuk Coaches Award : Noah Rollins Governor’s Award: Riley Peterson MVP: Matt Hans Congratulations to all the players , coaches and trainers for a very successful season .*
Due to improved weather conditions and successful firefighting operations, Recreation Sites and Trails BC (in consultation with the BC Wildfire Service) has reopened additional recreation sites and recreation trails in the Cariboo Fire Centre, effective at 8 a.m. on Sept. 13, 2017.
Statement from Premier John Horgan on the 10th anniversary of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous PeoplesSeptember 13, 2017 / Darryl Schmidt / News / No Comments
Premier John Horgan has released the following statement in honour of the 10th anniversary of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP):
Companies in British Columbia, especially those in the tech sector, will gain greater access to the U.S. market and investors through B.C.’s new Trade and Investment Office in Seattle.
Burnaby-based cybersecurity success story Fortinet’s plans to expand its workforce by 1,000 jobs is fantastic news for B.C.’s tech sector and the provincial economy, announced Jobs, Trade and Technology Minister Bruce Ralston.