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A rare and extreme algae bloom killed an estimated 280,000 fish at a northern Vancouver Island salmon farm last week.
Campbell River-based salmon producer Marine Harvest Canada said the company estimated a loss of up to 1,100 tonnes of salmon with an average weight of 4.1 kilograms each as a result of the bloom. 173 more words
Fifteen workers have been laid off at Vancouver’s Molson Coors brewery in a move some experts say could be a sign of trouble brewing for big beer companies as consumer tastes shift to craft beers. 377 more words
The B.C. Federation of Labour is making the case for a minimum wage hike to $13 per hour throughout the province, but the BC Chamber of Commerce says that idea is “not related to reality.” 151 more words