Crew hired by BC Hydro scraped Nanaimo-area sacred site while replacing pole, chief says
By Jessica Barrett, Vancouver S
The chief of a Nanaimo-area First Nation says his community is livid at the discovery that crews hired by BC Hydro damaged an ancient and well-documented petroglyph site while working in the band's territory last month.
Province reaches agreement with farmers who protested at Portage Diversion
A legal fight between dozens of farmers and the Manitoba government over last week's protest at the Portage Diversion has reached a truce, but the farmers and others are still angry over the way the province has handled some flood issues.