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3 hrs ago | North Shore News

Lynn Canyon rescues keep North Vancouver fire crews busy

Firefighters responded to the canyon just after 2 p.m. on Saturday afternoon after receiving a report that someone had fallen into 30-Foot Pool.

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3 hrs ago | North Shore News

West Vancouver police allege drunk driving in luxury auto crash

The damaged rear end of an Audi R8. Police say it was hit by a drunk driver. Photo supplied, West Vancouver Police Department A 48-year-old West Vancouver man is facing charges after he crashed his $160,000 Mercedes S63 into the back of an Audi R8 on the 3100-block of Marine Drive Saturday night.

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4 hrs ago | Canada.com

Two stabbed, two arrested in Burnaby skate park rumble

Some of television's biggest celebrities arrive at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles for the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on August 25, 2014 in Los Angeles.

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7 hrs ago | The Stamford Daily Voice

Stamford CEO In Anger Counseling After Attack On Dog, Company Says

The CEO of an international sports venue catering company is in counseling to deal with anger management issues after he was seen on a Canadian video kicking and mistreating a 1-year-old dog in an elevator, the Stamford-based company said in a statement released Tuesday night.

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11 hrs ago | Castanet.net

Concrete issue forces closure

A section of Highway 99 northbound was blocked because of a pavement issue that caused the road to buckle on Aug. 26, 2014.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

CKNW News Talk 980

Minister refuses to directly answer questions about health ministry scandal

While the B.C. government settles a claim with a former Health Ministry employee, saying its decision to fire him was a regrettable mistake, the Minister responsible refuses to directly answer questions about what happened.

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CBC News

Dark history of Vancouver's racist real estate clauses

Early immigrants to B.C. faced not only the hardship of settling into a new home but also racist policies - Chinese and Indo-Canadians did not have the right to own property and only got the right to vote in 1947.

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South China Morning Post

The rule of thirds: New evidence of the mainland Chinese role in Vancouver's housing market

Ian Young is the SCMP's former International Editor. A journalist for more than 20 years, he worked for Australian newspapers and the London Evening Standard before arriving in Hong Kong in 1997.

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Star Phoenix

Inquiry would delay action on missing, murdered aboriginal women: police chiefs

A photograph of Summer "CJ" Morningstar Fowler, of the Gitanmaax First Nation near Hazelton, B.C., is displayed as her mother Matilda Fowler weeps during a news conference in Vancouver, B.C., on Wednesday December 12, 2012.

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Sys-Con Media

Imperial Announces Agreement With Tahltan Central Council on Red Chris Project

The review will be conducted by an independent third party engineering firm that has been selected by the TCC and is targeted for completion by September 24, 2014.

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Globe and Mail

Canadian dollar rises amid Tim Hortons, Burger King merger

A Canadian dollar or loonie is pictured in North Vancouver, B.C., on March 5, 2014.

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The Montreal Gazette

No charges expected in Trudeau break-in: police

Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau holds his 5-month-old son Hadrien while attending the B.C. Day Liberal barbeque in Vancouver, B.C., on Monday August 4, 2014.

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The Globe and Mail

B.C. students lose faith in teachers' union, government

Teachers continue their strike outside Burnaby North Secondary School in Burnaby Monday, August 25, 2014.

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North Shore News

Source of beach water E.coli contamination murky

Three of West Vancouver's popular beaches opened to swimming for the first time Thursday after weeks of residents being warned off because of high bacteria counts in the water.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Vancouver Sun

Private health care lawsuit delayed amid settlement talks, prompting criticism

Some of television's biggest celebrities arrive at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles for the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on August 25, 2014 in Los Angeles.

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The Globe and Mail

Police chiefs take no position on inquiry into murdered and missing women

Vancouver Police Chief and president of the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police Jim Chu is seen at a news conference in Vancouver, B.C., on Tuesday December 18, 2012.

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CBC News

Echoes of Amanda Todd case as North Vancouver man jailed

A North Vancouver Judge has sentenced a 23-year-old man to jail for attempting to extort nude photos from a young woman.

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Langley Advance

Langley Looking Back 1944: Profits forced free electricity

Eighty Years Ago August 23, 1934 W. Bannerman and Son took over the BC Electric Railway depot, converting it into a real estate office.

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K103

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Listen to K103 all week for your chance to win a trip to Aulani: A Disney Resort and Spa in Hawaii! Click here for details .

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CKNW News Talk 980

Jail time in "sextortion" case

A 23 year old North Vancouver man is going to jail for extortion after threatening to release a sexually explicit video of a young woman.

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