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BC Ferries virtual meeting about Campbell River’s new e-ferries

There were new revelations at the BC Ferries virtual meeting about changes coming to the Campbell River – Quadra Island run

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Upcoming changes to the Campbell River-Quadra Island ferry

BC Ferries will be holding  a Virtual Community Meeting, regarding upcoming changes to Campbell River-Quadra Island run, from 6:00 – 7:30pm on Wednesday, April 7th, via Webex.

Click on this link to register.

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Quadra and Cortes welcome vaccination roll-out

National Observer, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter

I’m keen to get that vaccine. That’s Sulyn Cedar’s new mantra.

“I like that phrase because it rhymes,” says the Quadra Island senior and self-described earth-activist grandma with a laugh.

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Campbell River-Quadra Island’s second hybrid electric Ferry launched

The fourth of BC Ferries Island Class ferry was launched early Thursday morning, at Damen Shipyards Galati, in Romania. The yet-to-be named ship is the second hybrid electric destined for the Campbell RiverQuadra Island route. 

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MP questions wisdom of fining people for remaining in their cars on BC Ferries

National Observer, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter

A West Coast MP wants the federal transport minister to ditch fines in the thousands of dollars and allow BC Ferries passengers to remain in their vehicles on enclosed car decks to protect themselves from COVID-19 despite regulations against the practice.

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