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Jenny Uechi

Jenny Uechi is Managing Director of Observer Media Group.  She is a special reports writer for National Observer.

LNG promises an election "gimmick": Grand Chief

Grand Chief Stewart Phillip said it was "life changing and heart-breaking" to see how fracking was impacting northeastern BC.

Teachers to start rotating strike next week

The latest in an ongoing dispute between the province and BC teachers.

Harper announces $252 million "National Conservation Plan"

Two years after the controversial omnibus bills, the Conservative government seems to be devoting more funds to environmental conservation. But is it enough?

How progressive businesses can use their power in politics

"You guys have to gussy up, tuck in your shirts, get a suit, go to Washington and talk about climate change."

Update: 10,000 gallons of oil spill in Los Angeles suburb, businesses evacuated

"Oil is knee-high in some areas," the fire department said. "A handful of commercial businesses are affected."

First Nations key to oil spill prevention and response: Rickford

Increased NEB power and Aboriginal engagement are key.

Kinder Morgan oil spill volume from 2013 was quadruple the reported amount

“There's been more oil spilled than [Kinder Morgan] is saying,” pipeline critic David Ellis said last November. He was right.

Speakers announced for Saturday's #NoEnbridge rally

A huge showing expected for Saturday's rally against Enbridge. Here are the list of speakers.

No need for Site C mega-dam, Treaty 8 Tribal Association agrees

"The Panel came to our communities, we told them our stories, they listened and they heard us," Tribal Chief Liz Logan said.

New study says climate change already here, about to get worse

It's no longer in the future, but in the here and now, according to a new report.