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Lumber, pellet mills still have dust hazard

!Babine Forest Products mill in Burns Lake Jan. 20, 2012, after dry wood dust exploded and caused a fire that killed two employees and injured 20 others. A similar fatal explosion and fire struck a Prince George mill in April 2012. - Laura Blackwell/Lakes District News
  • posted Jul 16, 2014 at 2:00 PM

Sawmill wood dust compliance has increased to 85% in latest inspections, but pellet and OSB mills have work to do

Don't rush Site C dam, mayor urges

  • posted Jul 9, 2014 at 3:00 PM

The community most affected by the proposed third dam on the Peace River is urging the B.C. government to get more answers

Island bid for LNG plant moves ahead

  • posted Jul 8, 2014 at 1:00 PM

Gas line right-of-way and treaty settlement advantages may close gap between northeast B.C. gas and Port Alberni

Aboriginal title upsets B.C. forest policy

  • posted Jun 29, 2014 at 3:00 PM

Landmark case says Forest Act doesn't apply where title is proven, cancels Crown timber licence

Walmart Celebrates 20 Years in Canada

  • updated Jun 19, 2014 at 8:33 AM

Company also celebrated donating and raising more than $200 million over the past two decades.

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