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  1. Former City Facilities Manager with City of North Van files wrongful dismissal lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CKNW News Talk 980

    The former City Facilities Manager with the City of North Vancouver wants a bundle of cash for what he claims is wrongful dismissal. In a notice of civil claim filed in BC Supreme Court, 59 year old Squamish resident Glenn Stainton says he worked in management for the City of North Van for more than 10 years, before he was fired in November.

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  2. Referendum Yes campaigners play health cardRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Richmond Review

    Public health officials are endorsing the transit expansion referendum as an important chance to help make Metro Vancouver residents safer and healthier. Dr. Patricia Daly, chief medical health officer for Vancouver Coastal Health, came out in support of the proposed $7.5 billion in transit upgrades Wednesday.

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  3. Things that don't quite fit' define a cityRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | 24 Hours

    Our municipal leaders are always talking about how Vancouver is a model for a new type of livable urbanism. It is undeniable that high density communities in glass condo towers on pedestals of townhouses seem to be the way of the future.

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  4. Standing committee to study public engagement in Langley TownshipRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Langley Times

    Mayor Jack Froese unveiled the new Mayor's Standing Committee on Public Engagement Monday night , a bid to deliver on his election promise to overhaul communication with residents in the wake of last year's bitter battle over a proposal to increase housing density in the semi-rural Brookswood neighbourhood. After several public hearings dominated by opponents of the plan, Township council voted it down at an April meeting, overriding the mayor and the only councillor who backed the proposal, Grant Ward .

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  5. Kinder Morgan seeks public relations help in BurnabyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

    I really don't want a husband or life partner anymore. I am so accustomed to being alone that I have become desensitized.

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  6. After 126 years Capilano Suspension Bridge still drawing in visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Canada.com

    He built it and they came - in droves - but it wasn't the original goal of George Grant Mackay who built the Capilano Suspension Bridge in the District of North Vancouver 126 years ago. Mackay, a Scottish engineer and park commissioner for Vancouver, purchased 6,000 acres of land for $1 an acre back in 1888.

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  7. Burnaby man arrested by West Van policeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Burnaby Now

    A 32-year-old Burnaby man is facing one count of possession of stolen property inder $5,000. Photograph By Thinkstock A West Vancouver police officer was on patrol Sunday when he came across a man carrying two fuel cans near 21st Street and Capilano Road in North Vancouver shortly after 2 a.m. The officer stopped to help the man carry the containers to his nearby car, according to a media release from the West Vancouver Police Department.

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  8. Loonie drops below 80 cents amid tumbling oil, U.S. interest rate speculationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Windsor Star

    A Canadian dollar or loonie is pictured in North Vancouver, on March 5, 2014. The Canadian dollar was at its lowest levels since April 2009 on Monday morning as oil prices continued to retreat amid a bearish price forecast from investment bank Goldman Sachs.

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  9. Tineke Kraal is to appear in court on Feb. 4. - FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Canada.com

    A 64-year-old woman charged with setting booby traps on trails at North Vancouver's Mt. Fromme has become a recluse, afraid to leave home because of the publicity surrounding the RCMP probe, her husband says.

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  10. Former North Vancouver cop files sexual harassment lawsuitRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Canada.com

    A police officer who worked at the North Vancouver RCMP detachment filed a civil suit in B.C. Supreme Court Jan. 8 alleging she was sexually harassed and shunned during her time as a cop. Shelley Whitelaw's allegations - none of which have been proven in court - describe systemic humiliation that sabotaged her career and left her dealing with depression and post-traumatic stress disorder.

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  11. Burnaby man arrested after officer helps stalled motoristRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Burnaby News Leader

    A Burnaby man has been charged with possession of stolen property in a case that started out as a West Vancouver Police officer simply looking to help a stalled motorist. Just after 2 a.m. Sunday morning the West Vancouver officer noticed a man walking with two gas cans near 21st Street and Capilano Road in North Vancouver.

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  12. Charges approved for North Vancouver woman accused of setting trail trapsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | North Shore News

    Crown counsel has approved three charges against the woman accused of laying traps on Mount Fromme trails in an alleged attempt to injure mountain bikers. Tineke "Tina" Krall, the North Vancouver woman charged with laying traps for Mountain Bikers on Fromme Mountain trails.

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  13. LETTER: Property assessment prompts site visitRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | North Shore News

    Contrary to the assertion that "single family homes are seeing the biggest increases across the North Shore," my land value has declined this year in comparison to previous assessments with like neighbouring properties. I contacted BC Assessment in January 2014 to say that I had noticed my land value was the same as the property directly to the west of me.

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  14. Pineapple Express brings record temperaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | North Shore News

    A CN Rail worker gets doused by a passing car after the Mountain Highway rail underpass flooded on Friday. A Pineapple Express weather system brought 77 millimetres of rain and record January temperatures.

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  15. PGE station in trouble, councillors sayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | North Shore News

    The PGE Railway Station, which was built in 1913, was an important transportation hub with links to the ferry, streetcar and railway system. It was moved last year from the foot of Lonsdale to a temporary site in Moodyville.

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  16. North Shore Rescue aims to raise $6MRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | North Shore News

    North Shore Rescue's team leader Mike Danks chats with Bud Eaton, of Marcon, at the Mill House presentation centre in Lynn Valley Thursday. Photo Mike Wakefield North Shore Rescue's team leader Mike Danks chats with Bud Eaton, of Marcon, at the Mill House presentation centre in Lynn Valley Thursday.

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  17. Driver fined for hitting house, claims he was asleepRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | North Shore News

    A 29-year-old Langley man pled guilty to driving without due care and attention after telling police he was asleep when he drove across a front lawn and smashed his vehicle into the front of a North Vancouver house. Dunn told officers he managed to drive into the front of the house at 4581 Underwood Ave. on a residential street in Lynn Valley, then back out again, in the early morning hours of May 5, 2013, without waking up.

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  18. Jenny Kwan stakes out an early lead in NDP nomination contest in Vancouver EastRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

    Kwan was surrounded by supporters at the Aboriginal Friendship Centre on January 25 when she officially entered the NDP nomination contest. "I cannot tell you what that means to me, how much your encouragement means to me, as I embark on this journey," Kwan told a noisy crowd of about 200 people.

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  19. Community Bulletin BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | North Shore News

    HIGH SCHOOL ALL STAR NIGHT Young jazz stars including Evan Gratham, Maria Jimenez and David Hodgson will perform new and old jazz standards Wednesday, Jan. 28, 8-10 p.m. at Anne MacDonald Studio, 333 Chesterfield Ave., North Vancouver. Admission: $10.

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  20. To hedge or not to hedgeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | North Shore News

    The ubiquitous hedge of modern suburbia is so widely planted that if hedges were outlawed tomorrow, many landscape maintenance companies would notice the loss of hedge pruning business. Hedges are also controversial and in 2013, the City of North Vancouver reviewed the possibility of regulating hedges within the city based on citizen request.

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