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  1. B.C. teachers' strike: Watch teachers' vote results hereRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    Check back here at 9:30 p.m. PT to watch as the B.C. Teacher's Federation announces the results of that vote. If the deal is approved, some B.C. public school districts - Vancouver, North Vancouver, Surrey, and Delta - said orientation days would be held Monday and classes would start Tuesday.

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  2. K9s prepare to do their jobs on land, sea and from the airRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

    Police officers from as far away as Vancouver, British Columbia and Seattle have converged on Spokane to train their K9s to be prepared to track down criminals from the air on land and even from the sea.

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  3. B.C. filmmaker's love letter to old ChinatownRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Julia Kwan, a Vancouver-based feature filmmaker, found that with working in the documentary format, 'you have to work in a really organic way.' Julia Kwan, a Vancouver-based feature filmmaker, found that with working in the documentary format, 'you have to work in a really organic way.'

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  4. Massive Toxic Spill follow-upRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... Blue Dot movement, September 24. It will feature a coast to coast tour. I'll be going to the November 9 event in Vancouver featuring Featuring: Neil Young, Feist, Barenaked Ladies, Hey Ocean, Margaret Atwood, Raine Maida, Raffi, Shane Koyczan, ...

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  5. Driver fatigue potential cause of B.C. tour bus crash: transportation ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... elowna office said no one is available to speak to Stone's comments. The bus crashed on Aug. 28 while returning to Vancouver from a tour of the Rocky Mountains with passengers from Canada, mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and the United States.

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  6. Duelling B.C. reports offer vastly different takes on municipal spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... politicians, including Premier Christy Clark, who will address the convention next Friday. A report from the Vancouver-based Columbia Institute, Who's Picking Up the Tab - Federal and Provincial Downloads onto Local Governments, concludes local ...

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  7. Shelley Fralic: New tower a welcome twist on downtown landscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... SkyTrain stations - from funky spaceships and inverted canoes to glowing glass tubes - began dotting the Metro Vancouver skyline a decade ago has there been such an out-of-the-box architectural newcomer on the city's horizon. Vancouver House is a ...

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  8. Drivers aren't paying attentionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Burnaby Now

    ... sergeant says it is only part of a much bigger issue. Earlier this month, ICBC and police services across Metro Vancouver launched a campaign targeting drivers who continue to use electronic devices behind the wheel. Burnaby RCMP is one of the ...

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  9. Shareholder News ReleaseRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    ... -- This shareholder news release is being filed on behalf of Mr. Stephen Leahy of 3995 Hillcrest Ave, North Vancouver, BC, V7R 4B7 ("Mr. Leahy") and Mr. Kenneth Collison #2502 - 699 Cardero St., Vancouver, BC, V6G 3H7 ("Mr. Collison") who have filed ...

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  10. Majestic Announces Letter of Intent on Jincheng Gold Property, ChinaRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | BayStreet.ca

    ... the geological and technical information contained in Currently focused solely in China, Majestic Gold Corp. is a Vancouver, BC based company engaged in commercial gold production at the Songjiagou Gold Mine in Yantai, China. The mine is an open pit ...

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  11. SF's new cruise ship terminal opens without fanfareRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | San Francisco Chronicle

    ... there will be 81 calls, with an anticipated 300,000 passengers. That is not likely to happen, since Seattle and Vancouver, B.C., are nearer the popular Alaska and Northwest cruise destinations, and Los Angeles is closer to Mexico. Both ports attract ...

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  12. Happy to be at Hapa-palooza festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Vancouver Courier

    ... ze hapa meet-ups, workshops and other events throughout the year. "[It's] the fastest growing youth demographic in Vancouver and North America," Kaye said. "There are more mixed multi-ethnic youth than ever."

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  13. Fraser River sockeye run an unusual sightRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Vancouver Courier

    Fisherman Terry Slack says he's receiving reports of sockeye jumping in the Fraser River near Vancouver locations. Photo Dan Toulgoet Fisherman Terry Slack says he's receiving reports of sockeye jumping in the Fraser River near Vancouver locations.

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  14. New name for Seniors GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cloverdale Reporter

    The B.C. Seniors Games Society is changing the name of its annual games to something more in keeping with the "spirit and vitality" of older British Columbians. In 2015, North Vancouver will host the 55+ BC Games, Fort Langley-Aldergrove MLA Rich Coleman announced at the closing ceremony of the Langley 2014 B.C. Seniors games, which just wrapped up.

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  15. Planning Commissioner Yan discusses future of planning in VancouverRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Simon Fraser University News

    Senior urban planner at Bing Thom Architects and Vancouver Planning Commissioner Andy Yan will lecture about the future of planning in Vancouver at Simon Fraser University's Goldcorp Centre of the Arts on Wednesday, Sept. 24 at 7 p.m. Panelists joining Yan include former City of Vancouver councillor Peter Ladner , Vanessa Timmer , executive director of One Earth, and author Matt Hern , director of Groundswell.

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  16. Family, friends and admirers celebrate the work of Dick Brugger, poet laureateRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Auburn Reporter

    ... "an illicit Catholic priest," first met his wife, a social worker, for dinner, at the top of the Hyatt hotel in Vancouver, B.C., away from prying eyes and possible scandal. "She said, 'I'm going to recite some poetry,'" Brugger recalled, "and she ...

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  17. Ryan Kesler begins Cup chase with Anaheim DucksRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    In this April 5, 2014, file photo, Vancouver Canucks' Ryan Kesler lines up for a faceoff during an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, British Columbia. Kesler was reluctant to leave the rebuilding Vancouver Canucks unless he could go to a Stanley Cup contender.

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  18. Ridge Meadows Flames suffer first loss of campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    ... minor penalties. The local junior Bs will look to get back into the win column Friday, when they host the North Vancouver Wolf Pack at Planet Ice. Game time is 7:30 p.m. On Sunday, the Flames travel to the Burnaby Winter Club to take on the ...

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  19. Den Tandt: Canada's role in looming war between West and Islamic State needs clarityRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Vancouver Canucks players and staff take in Northview Golf & Country Club on Wednesday for the annual Jake Milford Charity Invitational, the day before fitness testing and the start of training camp for the 2014-15 NHL season. Tickets go on sale Friday at Ticketmaster outlets for the special events at the 102nd Grey Cup Festival taking place Nov. 26-30 in Vancouver.

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  20. Surrey's Punjabi radio stations facing CRTC banRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Now Newspaper

    ... applicants Sher-EPunjab and Radio India were operating from Washington state, but programming was heard in the Vancouver market. Both were denied a license. This past January, the CRTC held hearings in Surrey to license two more radio stations. ...

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