B.C.'s lighthouse keepers are confident they will win their latest battle to keep staffed lighthouses on the province's coast, despite the unexpected loss of their chief spokesman to cancer earlier this month.
Jim Abram, a longtime keeper of the lighthouse at Cape Mudge near Campbell River and a past-president of the Public Service Alliance of Canada's Lightkeepers Local 20232, has been given unanimous approval by the union's executive board to carry on the work of Steve Bergh, who died in hospital in Victoria on Aug. 16 at the age of 60.
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Nanaimo Daily News