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    DYK? It's National Aboriginal Languages Day! For the last 25 years the First Peoples' Cultural Council has been working to preserve the 34 languages and 61 dialects across BC's 203 First Nations, http://ow.ly/109AaA
    Mar 31, 2016 5:30 pm | British Columbia,
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    Medal of Good Citizenship recipient. Joan LeMoine, a well-known Parksville citizen and community ambassador, was presented with the province’s newest honour, the Medal of Good Citizenship. http://ow.ly/109t0T
    Mar 31, 2016 4:15 pm | British Columbia,
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    Celebrating BC’s multicultural identity. More than 120 organizations are receiving a total of $300,000 in Multiculturalism Grants to help celebrate British Columbia’s rich multicultural heritage and promote empathy and inclusiveness in BC. http://ow.ly/109pMW
    Mar 31, 2016 3:30 pm | British Columbia,
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    Thanks for leaving your phone alone during Distracted Driving Awareness Month! Distracted driving remains a serious concern and we're committed to taking steps to make our roads safer for everyone. http://ow.ly/YWJ4d ICBC BC Transportation and Infrastructure BC RCMP News Todd Stone Mike Morris
    Mar 31, 2016 2:06 pm | British Columbia,
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    This $75-million Rural Dividend will help rural communities with populations under 25,000 diversify and strengthen their economies.
    Mar 31, 2016 12:50 pm | British Columbia,
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    More help for youth with mental health and substance use challenges. A dedicated hospital unit at the HOpe Centre at Lions Gate Hospital will help youth living with addictions/mental health issues to get back on track to a healthy, promising life. http://ow.ly/1066hr
    Mar 31, 2016 10:45 am | British Columbia,
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    Support Dry Grad campaign. BC Liquor Stores will be collecting donations for local Support Dry Grad initiatives until March 31. http://ow.ly/ZlRzL
    Mar 30, 2016 6:00 pm | British Columbia,
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    Nominate your Coach of the Year. Do you know an outstanding coach? viaSport British Columbia wants to hear from you! Nominations for the viaSport 2015 Coach of the Year Awards are open until Sunday, April 16, 2016. http://ow.ly/106pVD
    Mar 30, 2016 4:45 pm | British Columbia,
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    BC is leading the fight against invasive species! Zebra and Quagga mussels have never been detected in BC's waterways - and we're going to keep it that way. Eight new inspection stations are being set-up along BC's border just in time for boating season, http://ow.ly/106CLY
    Mar 30, 2016 3:32 pm | British Columbia,
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    New HOpe for vulnerable youth. A dedicated 10-bed hospital unit for youth age 13-18 with mental health and substance use challenges will be a welcoming and safe space, rather than a hospital setting. The design reflects the need for youth-appropriate services for more effective treatment results. http://ow.ly/1066hr
    Mar 30, 2016 1:24 pm | British Columbia,
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    Besides never leaving a fire unattended, do you know how to safely conduct an outdoor burn? Find some handy tips for safe outdoor burning here: http://ow.ly/105wzP
    Mar 30, 2016 8:19 am | British Columbia,
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    PacCon2016 - Performing arts conference for BC. BC is a creative economy full of extremely talented individuals across all artistic industries. March 31st - April 3rd, BC Touring Council hosts Pacific Contact 2016, the 40th year of its annual tradeshow and booking conference for the performing arts. http://ow.ly/103CEO
    Mar 29, 2016 6:30 pm | British Columbia,
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    Over $13.9M is going towards cutting-edge health and life sciences research at Simon Fraser University. The provincial funding, delivered through the BC Knowledge Development Fund, is part of the #BCTECH Strategy, http://ow.ly/103MfQ.
    Mar 29, 2016 4:00 pm | British Columbia,
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    Creating a healthy lifestyle for your family just got easier. The Mind, Exercise, Nutrition, Do it! (MEND) program has expanded to another seven communities. MEND empowers families with children above a healthy weight to develop lifelong healthy eating and physical activity habits. http://ow.ly/103luY
    Mar 29, 2016 3:00 pm | British Columbia,
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    Supporting Aboriginal digital skills development for entry into BC’s technology sector. $515K is going towards a pilot training program designed to help with career development, sharpen computer skills and support First Nations people in finding tech careers, http://ow.ly/103aA8.
    Mar 29, 2016 1:30 pm | British Columbia,
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    Have you heard the great news? If you receive child support payments, those payments will no longer impact your eligibility for the BC Child Care Subsidy. Starting April 1st, the changes will put money back into the pockets of approximately 900 families in BC. http://ow.ly/103bOj
    Mar 29, 2016 12:09 pm | British Columbia,
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    No more bump for the Lions Gate Bridge. Acknowledging the traffic delays which occurred in August 2015 as a result of the Lions Gate “bump”, the BC Transportation and Infrastructure has developed a comprehensive plan to keep traffic moving smoothly during this renewal work. http://ow.ly/103aab
    Mar 29, 2016 11:00 am | British Columbia,
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    Know your Tsunami Zone. Emergency Management BC has divided the provincial coast into 5 tsunami zones for notification purposes. These are reflected on this map by the letters A, B, C, D and E. All tsunami notifications prepared by the Province will refer to these five zones. Knowing your zone will make a difference in being prepared for an emergency. http://ow.ly/Z4RhF
    Mar 29, 2016 8:00 am | British Columbia,
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    Nominations for the 2016 Child Care Awards of Excellence are closing soon! Honour the outstanding work that early childhood educators, child-care providers, local governments and businesses do each and every day – submit a nomination form by March 31st. http://ow.ly/YX28s
    Mar 28, 2016 2:30 pm | British Columbia,
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    Get involved! The Emergency Program Act involves all of us here in BC and now there is an opportunity to leave your feedback. Consultation is open until April 22. Learn More: http://ow.ly/Yh3lx
    Mar 28, 2016 10:00 am | British Columbia,
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    Support safe, alcohol-free celebrations for students. BC Liquor Stores will be collecting donations for local Support Dry Grad initiatives until March 31. http://ow.ly/ZlRzL
    Mar 27, 2016 4:00 pm | British Columbia,
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    Planning a camping adventure between now and the end of June? Reserve your favourite BC Parks campsite with #DiscoverCamping today, http://ow.ly/ZUHxJ
    Mar 27, 2016 1:23 pm | British Columbia,
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    Don’t miss a thing! Subscribe to BC Gov News on Demand to get news & updates to services delivered to your mobile or desktop. Receive updates as they happen or receive a daily news digest at 5 p.m., http://ow.ly/YUgUp #serviceBC
    Mar 27, 2016 10:00 am | British Columbia,
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    Technology and Food Production. One of the biggest challenges we face is food production. Innovations in technology will improve yield, efficiency and profitability when it comes to food production, with the added benefit of creating jobs as well, http://ow.ly/WYqud.
    Mar 26, 2016 3:00 pm | British Columbia,
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    Feeling sad? Withdrawn? Lethargic? These are all symptoms of depression. Visit HealthLink BC to learn more about depression and why mental health matters.
    Mar 26, 2016 8:00 am | British Columbia,
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    Emergency Program Act (EPA) consultation Take part in the discussion until April 22nd. It is really easy to leave feedback and we want to hear from YOU! Learn more and comment here: http://ow.ly/Yh3lx
    Mar 25, 2016 6:00 pm | British Columbia,
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    Leave your phone alone! Whether you're sending a text, posting a photo, or calling a friend - taking your focus off the road for even a second can have serious consequences. Read more from ICBC: http://ow.ly/YWPJT BC RCMP News BC Transportation and Infrastructure Todd Stone Mike Morris
    Mar 25, 2016 1:38 pm | British Columbia,
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    People love BC Parks! Discover Camping reservations on opening day were up 26% from last year, 2016: 9,390 vs 2015: 7,461 Book your favorite campsite today: http://ow.ly/ZUp0z
    Mar 25, 2016 10:30 am | British Columbia,
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    Premier’s statement on Easter, http://ow.ly/ZVDaJ #BC
    Mar 25, 2016 8:14 am | British Columbia,
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    Richmond gets funding to stay high and dry. As part of the public-safety funding announced in the 2016 provincial budget, the Province is committing $16.6 million toward a flood mitigation project in Richmond that will upgrade multiple pump stations. http://ow.ly/ZUpa5
    Mar 25, 2016 8:00 am | British Columbia,
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    Are you planning a trip down south? Make sure you know that facts about #Zika Virus, especially if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant. BC Centre for Disease Control - ImmunizeBC
    Mar 24, 2016 6:00 pm | British Columbia,
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    Support Dry Grad to give students safe, alcohol-free celebrations. BC Liquor Stores will be collecting donations for local Support Dry Grad initiatives until March 31. http://ow.ly/ZlRzL
    Mar 24, 2016 4:00 pm | British Columbia,
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    BC funding for flood mitigation. Richmond is the highest-risk area in BC for coastal and freshet (snow and ice melt) flooding. This $16.6M infrastructure investment will protect important provincial and national infrastructure assets like the Vancouver International Airport and SkyTrain. http://ow.ly/ZUpa5
    Mar 24, 2016 1:30 pm | British Columbia,
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    Don't leave your keys for thieves. During Auto Crime Enforcement Month in BC, the Integrated Municipal Provincial Auto Crime Team (IMPACT) is hoping people get the message: don't leave your keys in the car... or one of these guys just might take it! http://ow.ly/ZUhYj
    Mar 24, 2016 12:15 pm | British Columbia,
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    Book it! Munro's Books is one of the BEST in the world! National Geographic named the Victoria, BC-based book store as number 3 on their world-class list. See who else made the cut: http://travel.nationalgeographic.com/travel/top-10/bookstores/
    Mar 23, 2016 8:06 pm | British Columbia,
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    Know before you go over the long weekend. DriveBC from BC Transportation and Infrastructure has over 549 camera views across the province as well as up-to-date traffic and weather information. Check these resources before you head out this long weekend. http://ow.ly/ZSgU5
    Mar 23, 2016 5:30 pm | British Columbia,
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    Refugee Readiness Teams ready for Syrian refugees. Five community organizations have been chosen to lead Refugee Response Teams to help refugees settle and integrate into British Columbia communities. http://ow.ly/ZSe5K
    Mar 23, 2016 4:13 pm | British Columbia,
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    Doing good with the bad guys’ money. Over $7M – the proceeds of civil and criminal forfeiture – will support over 250 projects and programs in BC that work to combat gangs, youth crime & violence against women and girls, http://ow.ly/ZS4J1.
    Mar 23, 2016 3:00 pm | British Columbia,
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    It's getting easier to get charged up. By expanding infrastructure in residential buildings and upgrading charging stations, BC is helping to encourage more BCers to get behind the wheel of a clean, green electric vehicle and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. http://ow.ly/ZRXES
    Mar 23, 2016 2:35 pm | British Columbia,
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    Healthy and local Easter treats. If your egg hunt go-to is chocolate eggs but you are looking for something a little more nutritious, why not try some of these healthy BC products this weekend? http://ow.ly/ZRrIL - Gojoy Berries - Quinoa Quickies - Athena Organic Farm + Eco Retreat - Pranin Organic - Alpha Health & Fair Trade Community
    Mar 23, 2016 11:59 am | British Columbia,
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    Legislature leg kicks. Participants from the Gathering Our Voices conference flooded the front lawn of the Provincial Legislature for a 40-minute workout run by Nike N7 and the Aboriginal Sport, Recreation & Physical Activity Partners Council (BC). http://ow.ly/ZRk9Y
    Mar 23, 2016 10:50 am | British Columbia,
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    #NationalPuppyDay reminds us that guide and service dogs are crucial for many British Columbians who live with a disability. The Guide Dog and Service Dog Act brings higher training standards, improves accessibility to public spaces and strata properties, and strengthens public safety. http://ow.ly/X89Mo
    Mar 23, 2016 9:48 am | British Columbia,
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    Are you taking the 100 Meal Journey? Reach out for support - registered dietitians at HealthLink BC can provide support and answer your healthy eating questions. Call 8-1-1 Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm or visit: http://www.healthlinkbc.ca/healthyeating/ @Healthy Families BC
    Mar 22, 2016 6:00 pm | British Columbia,
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    Meet Max, a therapy dog who provides support to victims of sexual assault victims. He was on hand at the Surpassing our Survival Society to help kick off BC’s 2016 #SaySomething campaign for speaking out against sexual assault, http://ow.ly/ZOwzk.
    Mar 22, 2016 4:00 pm | British Columbia,
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    From help with meds to home reno discounts to travel assistance - there are some helpful services out there for seniors in BC; we've featured a few here, http://ow.ly/ZP9WT
    Mar 22, 2016 3:00 pm | British Columbia,
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    Does your child participate in an innovative StrongStartBC or rec centre program? If you’re blown away by the innovative ways your childcare centre is providing opportunities for child development and growth – nominate them for an excellence award by March 31st. http://ow.ly/YX28s
    Mar 22, 2016 2:00 pm | British Columbia,
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    BC awards for Aboriginal Youth Excellence in Sport. Twelve young athletes from across BC were recognized for their achievements on and off the playing field last night at the Gathering Our Voices conference. The Premier’s Awards acknowledge, and hope to inspire, the best and brightest young Aboriginal athletes in our province. http://ow.ly/ZOvc1
    Mar 22, 2016 12:00 pm | British Columbia,

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