Thursday, October 21, 2010

Podunk Below the Masthead, Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Flu clinics get underway across the Northwest, Northern Health answers some questions on the new maternity policy and a Kitimat family seek the help of northwest residents to oppose the parole of the killer of their family member Linda LeFranc, some of the items of note for the Wednesday news review...

The Northern View
Flu vaccination clinics underway in Prince Rupert -- As we outlined on the blog last week, Northern Health has released its list of flu clinics for the northwest. The Northern View dropped in on the first session in Prince Rupert and reviews the details on the upcoming clinics (see article here)

CFTK TV 7 News 
Prince Rupert Maternity -- Northern Health offers up some comments on a controversial change to the maternity system recently put in place (see video report here)

CFTK TV 7 News
Mt. Milligan Mine Project Changes Hands-- A northwest mining operation comes into new corporate hands (see article here)

CFTK TV 7 News
No Wind Relief-- TV 7 follows up the announcement of earlier this week that there will be no assistance provided to those that suffered damage in the recent wind storm (see video report here)

CFTK TV 7 News
Quick Bridge -- Change is coming to a Bulkley Valley bridge and local residents are  hoping to preserve its historical value (see video report here)

Terrace Standard
Second senior school official leaves -- More questions than answers in the Coast Mountain School District as another senior school district official ends her time with the District (see article here)

QCI Observer
Newcomers welcomed with coffee and  info-- They put out the welcome mat in Queen Charlotte for those that  have made the move to the region (see article here)

QCI Observer
Plan to be made public soon-- The draft Graham Island official community plan is almost ready for its public release (see article here)

Kitimat Northern Sentinel
Family opposes parole-- The family of Linda LeFranc continue to express their opposition to the prospect of parole  for the man who murdered their family member in 1998. (see article here)

Kitimat Northern Sentinel
Six in by election-- Two more candidates submit their name for Kitimat's upcoming by-election (see article here)

CBC News Northern BC
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