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Agricultural Land Commission CEO fired by BC Liberal govt

The head of the Agricultural Land Commission has been fired by the BC Liberal government after pushing back on its plans to erode farmland protections.
First Nation tells DFO it's closing commercial herring fishery

First Nation tells DFO it’s closing commercial herring fishery

The Heiltsuk First Nation has told DFO that it will close a planned commercial herring fishery on the central coat this year.
Chevron pulls back on BC LNG work amid slumping energy prices

Chevron pulls back on BC LNG work amid slumping energy prices

Chevron is the latest would-be investor in the BC LNG industry to get cold feet. The company is scaling back on its work amid slumping global energy prices.
Imperial Metals' office raided in Mount Polley investigation

Imperial Metals’ offices raided in Mount Polley investigation

Imperial Metals' offices were raided this week in connection to a joint investigation into the tailings pond disaster at the company's Mount Polley Mine.
Ease radioactive waste dumping restrictions, say North Dakota shale oil producers

Ease radioactive waste dumping restrictions, say North Dakota shale oil producers

North Dakota shale oil producers are pushing for lighter restrictions around the dumping of radioactive waste - a cost-cutting measure as prices for their resource plummet.

Republicans fail to get 60 Senate votes for Keystone XL bill

Senate Republicans failed today to get the 60 votes they were seeking to move the Keystone XL pipeline forward through Congress.