By Marc Fawcett-Atkinson, Canada’s National Observer, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter
More than two-thirds of the world’s fields, ranches and orchards are owned by 1% of its farmers, according to a report released Tuesday.
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Carl Meyer, Canada’s National Observer, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter
Klaus Uebelacker thinks mechanics are afraid of electric cars.
The German-born, Maple Ridge, B.C., resident has spent his career fiddling around with cars. Uebelacker, 53, worked as a Mercedes-Benz mechanic for more than 20 years before moving to his current line of work, training roadside assistance providers at BCAA, while also teaching in Kwantlen Polytechnic University’s automotive program.
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