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In 1858, a far-flung fur-trading district known as New Caledonia experienced its first major gold rush when more than 30,000 treasure seekers flooded the banks of the Fraser River, from the town of Hope to just north of Lillooet, in what would eventually become present-day British Columbia.
A volunteer at Whistler BioBlitz offers kids a peak at local species. Photo by David Buzzard / www.media-centre.ca Scientists at this year's Whistler BioBlitz found something interesting when they ventured up to the alpine on Whistler Mountain to catalogue local species: dinosaur salad.
Elan Mastai, screenwriter of the film The F Word, at his cabin on Bowen Island, B.C., on Thursday.
Good business The influx of visitors to this year's Crankworx meant that local stores, restaurants and accommodations reported steady business.
A sign on Highway 1 warns drivers of a road closing in July, 2008, after a massive rockslide blocked the Sea-to-Sky Highway, the main route that links Vancouver with Whistler, B.C. A sign on Highway 1 warns drivers of a road closing in July, 2008, after a massive rockslide blocked the Sea-to-Sky Highway, the main route that links Vancouver with ... (more)
Southside Diner Owner Les Ecker flanked by waitress Robyn Martin and chef Charles Cadrin.
In its 20th year, this will be the last year of the Pihl Law Corporation in support of BrainTrust Canada where golfers get the entire day to themselves on the Bear golf course at the Okanagan Golf Club on Friday September 12th.
Peter Cheney on day one of his journey in Torrey Pines State Park near La Jolla, California.
Andy Flynn remembers the exact time he awoke in the early hours of Monday, Aug. 11. "It was 3:27 in the morning when my wife heard an explosion," said Andy Flynn, one of the neighbours of 7253 Spruce Grove Circle, where a fully-involved house fire originated.
Associate Minister of Tourism Todd McClay has welcomed the announcement that the world's biggest mountain bike event, Crankworx, is coming to Rotorua and said this will be celebrated by the New Zealand tourism sector.
Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 05:23 am
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