Kids Don't Float

!Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue Station #106 member Fred Banham helps Parkview Elementary student Malachi Gossen try on a cold-water immersion suit during a “Kids Don’t Float” boating and water safety presentation by Banham and fellow Station #106 member Bruce Weicker. The presentation, featuring Bobbie the Safety Boat, will be offered to Carlin, North Canoe and South Broadview schools. Meanwhile, Station #106 is setting up Kids Don’t Float stations at public docks/boat launches throughout the Shuswap where personal flotation devices will be made available for children to borrow while out on the lake.   - Lachlan Labere
  • updated May 24, 2016 at 3:49 PM

Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue Station #106 continues initiative to keep children safe on the water.


$25 million in savings to be doled out to schools, Surrey gets $3.1 million

  • updated May 31, 2016 at 2:23 PM

Education Minister Mike Bernier makes announcement of funding in Surrey


BC VIEWS: ‘Climate action’ charade continues

  • posted May 31, 2016 at 10:00 AM

Premier Christy Clark rushed by the Justin Trudeau government to come up with a new greenhouse gas plan


Fewer provincial exams, more in-class assessment in B.C. next year

  • updated May 26, 2016 at 5:11 PM

Parents to be consulted on report cards, as part of new curriculum


Millions promised to upgrade safety on Coquihalla Highway

  • posted May 25, 2016 at 11:00 AM

Funding to make it safer for commercial truck drivers

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