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Water stewards re-gift cash prize

InfoTel – May 12, 2014 KELOWNA – Protecting our water is job number one for the Okanagan Water Stewardship Council and the group wants to make sure students share that goal. The council won a national Excellence in Water Stewardship

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Castanet – May 10, 2014 One year ago, the Okanagan Water Stewardship Council was recognized with a national “Excellence in Water Stewardship” award from Canada’s Council of the Federation, in competition with 16 other BC nominees. It also received $1,000.

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Water Council Re-Gifts Award to Okanagan College Water Student

Kelowna, B.C. – One year ago, the Okanagan Water Stewardship Council was recognized  with a national “Excellence in Water Stewardship” award from Canada’s Council of the Federation, in competition with 16 other B.C. nominees. It also received $1,000. This week,

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Okanagan Water Stewardship Council wins national award of excellence

On March 22, 2013, the council was awarded the first-ever Council of the Federation “Excellence in Water Stewardship Award” for B.C. The Council of the Federation – a collaboration of Canada’s provincial and territorial premiers – established the award to


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Okanagan Water Stewardship Council Wins National Award of Excellence

On March 22, the council was awarded the first-ever Council of the Federation “Excellence in Water Stewardship Award” for B.C. The Council of the Federation – a collaboration of Canada’s provincial and territorial premiers – established the award to recognize

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Water council flush with pride over award

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Okanagan honoured by province for excellence in water stewardship

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Okanagan organization receives national water award

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