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B.C. Court of Appeal to hear province's oil-transport reference case Monday

By The Canadian Press
March 17, 2019 - 8:23am Updated: March 18, 2019 - 7:18am

 VANCOUVER — British Columbia's Court of Appeal will consider a key question regarding provincial powers in the political battle over the future of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project during a five-day hearing that starts Monday.

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Transportation Safety Board deploys to helicopter accident near Blue River

By Ashley Legassic / The Canadian Press
March 15, 2019 - 9:04am Updated: March 15, 2019 - 9:42am

BLUE RIVER, B.C. — A team of investigators is en route to a helicopter accident north of Kamloops.

Transportation Safety Board spokesperson Alex Fournier says a helicopter reportedly rolled over, leading to significant damage, but no injuries have been reported at this time.