Technology given a lift at Camosun, UVic

!The development of unmanned aerial vehicles, such as this University of Victoria model, earned a boost last week as UVic and Camosun College received $2 million in federal funding. On hand for the announcement were Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification Michelle Rempel (centre), along with UVic professors, from left, Afzal Suleman and David Castle, Camosun’s vice-president of strategic development Tom Roemer, director of Camosun’s Applied Research and Innovation Tim Walzak and Dr. Jenner Richards from UVic’s Centre for Aerospace Research.   - Travis Paterson/News Staff
  • updated Jul 27, 2015 at 3:51 PM

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Wineries, brewers can now sell booze they didn't make

  • posted Jul 28, 2015 at 1:00 PM

Cross-promotion between alcohol producers expected to be unleashed with latest B.C. liquor policy reform

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'Salish' names for new BC Ferries honour aboriginal heritage

  • updated Jul 28, 2015 at 12:34 PM

Salish Orca, Salish Raven and Salish Eagle will be names of three new dual-fuel vessels that can run on LNG or diesel

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Free trade in milk, eggs, even logs?

  • posted Jul 28, 2015 at 10:00 AM

It's becoming increasingly difficult for protected industries to cling to Soviet-style price fixing

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Cyclists push for options at new interchange

  • updated Jul 27, 2015 at 3:50 PM

Greater Victoria Cycling Coalition and BikeMaps.org would like to see a switch bridge as part of the McKenzie interchange

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