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Justine Hunter

Justine Hunter
B.C. politics reporter

Based in the press gallery of the B.C. Legislature in Victoria, Justine has followed the ups and downs of B.C. premiers since 1988. She has also worked as a business reporter and on Parliament Hill covering national politics.

Latest articles
Dismal returns for chinook salmon on B.C.’s Fraser River reveal latest threat to endangered orcas
Ottawa orders NEB to review marine-traffic impact from Trans Mountain oil shipments Subscriber content
Analysis
Now it’s the BC NDP’s turn to square the circle on LNG and greenhouse-gas emissions Subscriber content Justine Hunter
Bloomberg
Trans Mountain pipeline delay means gaps in oil spill response remain
With or without Trans Mountain, orcas in oil tankers’ path face perils from pollution, noise and starvation. Here’s how
Latest B.C. budget update shows province’s economy remains strong
The Canadian Press
Analysis
Poverty counts as neglect as families torn apart in B.C. for being poor
Flawed regulation blamed for B.C. casino money laundering
Analysis
Rare diseases, expensive drugs - Health Canada showdown coming
B.C. seeks assurances from Ottawa wild-salmon stocks will be protected
B.C. fish farms will require Indigenous consent
Long list of intervenors approved in B.C. reference case on oil pipelines
Fish farm decision looms for B.C. in light of Horgan’s ‘consent-based’ Indigenous consultations Subscriber content
Quassa replaced as Nunavut premier after non-confidence vote just 7 months into the job
B.C. closes third group home for children over staff-behaviour concerns
Expected loss of long-time NDP MLA could threaten B.C.’s minority government
Analysis
Canada’s pipeline spill plans criticized by Washington State after disaster clean-up exercise
Canada’s deal for Trans Mountain includes line to the U.S., opening new front for environmental fight Subscriber content
Ottawa bans salmon fishing to save the whales - but two other threats to their survival still loom
Washington State criticizes Canada’s Trans Mountain pipeline bailout