Passing of a lake legend: Thom dies in tragic plane crash

!The late Gerald Thom (above) passed away after his plane crashed near Nanaimo Airport Saturday night.  - file photo
  • posted Jul 28, 2014 at 1:00 PM

Gerald Thom passes away after his plane crashes at a golf course close to Nanaimo Airport

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Mount Polley spill may be left in place

  • posted Aug 20, 2014 at 2:00 PM

Further tests will determine whether the metal-bearing sand will be removed or left where it is, Mines Minister Bill Bennett says

Opinion

What we know about the mine spill

  • posted Aug 19, 2014 at 9:00 AM

Water and sediment tests at Mount Polley have offered some comfort to locals, after typical disaster porn of early media reports

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Vote for the People's Choice 'Best Photo'

  • updated Aug 20, 2014 at 6:37 AM

Voting for the Next Generation People's Choice photo contest is open until Sept. 7 at midnight

News

Mine dam inspections ordered across B.C.

  • posted Aug 18, 2014 at 1:00 PM

Independent engineering inspections have been ordered for Mount Polley mine and nearly 100 other mine tailings ponds

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