Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Podunk Below the Masthead, Wednesday, July 21, 2010

A settlement for Queen of the North claims, water concerns in Port Clements and the last shot at saving the Eurocan mill seems to have passed by, some of the items of interest in the news review for Wednesday.

The Northern View
No new items were posted to the Northern View website on Wednesday.

Queen of the North survivors settle class-action suit-- Survivors of the ill fated journey of the Queen of the North have settled their claims in court, but in the end, over 40 passengers will have only 140,000 dollars to split in settlement (see article here)

CFTK TV 7 News
Hopes fading in effort to save Eurocan mill-- The avenues to reopening the closed Eurocan mill of Kitimat seem to be closing off with a deadline having passed on what seemed like the last hope of saving the operation in the form of an employee co-op (see article here)

Water petition circulates in Port-- Details of a petition in place on Haida Gwaii to discuss the recent order to add chlorine to the village's water system (see article here)

CBC News Northern BC Daybreak North 
Daybreak North is only posting selected items on their website now.

The most recently posted items can be found on the archive page for Daybreak North click here

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