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    • 1,000 Days And Planting

      May 20, 2012

      It is 1,000 days and counting until athletes from across the country converge on Prince George to participate in the 2015 Canada Winter Games...

      To mark the milestone, volunteers from local sports organizations were at four sites throughout the city today planting 1,000 seedlings.

      2015 Games CEO, Stuart Ballantyne, told the young members of the Caledonia Nordic Ski Club who were gathered at the Prince George Golf & Curling Club that he was "a little bit nervous" to be going to three-digits in the countdown as of tomorrow. "But there's nothing better than for us to give back to the community and for you guys - the youth of our community - to be able to do something that will have a lasting legacy for, hopefully, hundreds of years."....