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UPDATE: Province will buy lumber to protect mills: Clark

  • Victoria BC updated Apr 25, 2017 at 4:44 PM

20% duties on mills across Canada, United Steelworkers protest 'direct attack' on Canadian softwood industry

Mining on rebound, minister moves on

  • Victoria BC posted Apr 9, 2017 at 9:00 AM

Combative MLA Bill Bennett takes a few parting shots as he heads back to private sector to 'make some money'

Clark seeks Trudeau’s help for forest industry

  • Victoria BC posted Apr 6, 2017 at 8:00 AM

'We need action' to protect B.C. communities from Donald Trump's border taxes, Premier Christy Clark says

Work begins on Site C generators (with video)

  • Fort St. John BC updated Apr 3, 2017 at 2:11 PM

Last big contractor for Peace dam begins work on $470 million powerhouse works

BC Liberals want to trim WorkSafeBC surplus

  •  posted Mar 29, 2017 at 3:00 PM

Small business group says it's overfunded, BCFed president calls Shirley Bond announcement 'outrageous'

Young entrepreneurs can win prizes in northwestern B.C.

  • Terrace, B.C. posted Mar 28, 2017 at 4:00 PM

ThriveNorth Business Challenge returns; now in its third year

Year-round B.C. ski resort gets green light

  • Prince George B.C. updated Mar 28, 2017 at 1:34 PM

Valemount Glacier Destination Resort to open next year, with the longest vertical drop in North America

B.C.'s online small claims court a world first

  • Victoria BC posted Mar 21, 2017 at 2:00 PM

Removal of impaired driving, minor civil cases from courts improves efficiency, Justice Minister Suzanne Anton says

Premier, US ambassador 'optimistic' about softwood talks with Trump team

  • Victoria BC updated Feb 16, 2017 at 2:53 PM

Ambassador David MacNaughton and B.C. trade representative David Emerson await Donald Trump administration's lumber trade position

Negotiators prepare for U.S. lumber talks

  • Victoria BC posted Feb 6, 2017 at 1:00 PM

Two years trying engage U.S. government on softwood lumber trade have been frustrating, now bracing for Donald Trump administration

B.C. considers business sales tax relief

  • Victoria BC posted Jan 25, 2017 at 1:00 PM

Finance Minister Mike de Jong considers giving up $160 million in provincial sales tax revenue added to business electricity bills

Latest aerial survey finds signs of metal ore

  • Smithers BC updated Jan 25, 2017 at 10:38 AM

Region mapped includes Smithers, Burns Lake, Houston, Vanderhoof and Fraser Lake

Premier shifts job focus to technology

  • North Vancouver BC updated Jan 23, 2017 at 2:33 PM

Technology, climate innovation replace mines and natural gas in Premier Christy Clark's blueprint for B.C. growth

New executive director takes reins at Terrace and District Chamber of Commerce

  • Terrace, B.C. updated Jan 21, 2017 at 10:57 AM

Michelle Taylor has deep roots within the Terrace business community

Horgan takes on Clark, forest companies

  • Victoria BC posted Jan 18, 2017 at 11:00 AM

Donald Trump trade threats raise political heat for Premier Christy Clark

B.C. job growth confined to southwest

  • Victoria BC posted Jan 9, 2017 at 3:00 PM

B.C. continues to lead the country in new job creation, but most areas of the province lost jobs in 2016

Lumber trade 'injury' claim upheld by U.S.

  • Victoria BC posted Jan 6, 2017 at 1:00 PM

Softwood lumber dispute escalates as president-elect Donald Trump begins actions to protect American jobs

B.C. lowers cap on payday loan fees

  • Victoria BC updated Jan 4, 2017 at 11:34 AM

Fee for short-term borrowing lowered to $17 per $100, a rate Public Safety Minister Mike Morris says is second lowest in Canada

Higher home values ring in 2017

  • Victoria BC updated Jan 2, 2017 at 3:08 PM

B.c. property assessments are out, showing jump in Okanagan, South Vancouver Island and Metro Vancouver

VIDEO: How to keep New Year's resolutions without breaking the bank

  • B.C. updated Dec 30, 2016 at 5:41 PM

Tips on turning over a new leaf in 2017 while staying within your budget

Specialty wood industry reaches out to world

  • Maple Ridge BC posted Dec 28, 2016 at 1:00 PM

#BCForestFuture series: Re-manufactured wood products have a global supply chain, and Asian markets are vital

Asia imports up as U.S. targets B.C. lumber

  • Victoria BC posted Dec 21, 2016 at 3:00 PM

#BCForestFuture series: Premier Christy Clark confident Donald Trump wants housing construction boom, needs B.C. lumber

Great Bear Rainforest protection takes effect Jan. 1

  • Victoria BC posted Dec 21, 2016 at 1:00 PM

One third of region off limits to commercial logging, annual cut set at 2.5 million cubic metres per year

Small is beautiful for northern mill owners

  • Vanderhoof BC updated Dec 13, 2016 at 8:43 PM

#BCForestFuture series: Nechako Lumber was B.C.'s first to sell lumber to Japan, and has led the way in dealing with mountain pine beetle

Indigenous forest industry looks to Pacific Rim

  • Burns Lake Fort St James Mackenzie BC posted Dec 8, 2016 at 3:00 PM

#BCForestFuture series: Carrier Sekani chief joins forest trade mission to Asia, where cultural ties and business are intertwined