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  1. Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline rejected by Tsleil-Waututh First NationRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | The First Perspective-Aboriginal

    The Canadian Press Posted: May 26, 2015 2:44 PM PT. Band says pipeline expansion represents 'unacceptable risks' to its culture, environment The Tsleil-Waututh Nation in North Vancouver said it is denying approval to Kinder Morgan's proposed Trans Mountain pipeline expansion in B.C., based on a scathing analysis of the project.

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  2. The Ketogenic DietRead the original story

    36 min ago | Examiner.com

    ... Healer, Motivational Speaker and International Best Selling Author. He currently practices at his clinic in Vancouver, British Columbia where he focuses on integrative oncology. http://www.yaletownnaturopathic.com 1) Freeman JM, Kossoff EH, Hartman ...

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  3. Wheeldon looks to continue winning waysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | 24 Hours

    B.C.'s own Riley Wheeldon has racked up several wins ahead of the PGA Tour Canada season opening in Vancouver this week in the PC Financial Open at Point Grey Golf and Country Club. POSTMEDIA NETWORK Riley Wheeldon is in a better place these days, even if it's not just one step below the PGA Tour.

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  4. North Vancouver First Nation says pipeline expansion could increase oil spillsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | CFRA

    A North Vancouver First Nation has rejected Kinder Morgan's proposed Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, based on a scathing assessment that concluded it would increase the threat of oil spills and damage their culture. The Tsleil-Waututh Nation conducted an in-depth review that spanned a year and encompassed six expert reports.

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  5. Tsleil-Waututh reject oil pipeline expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Leaders of the Tsleil-Waututh Nation vowed Tuesday to defeat Kinder Morgan's proposed Trans Mountain oil pipeline expansion, likening the project to a "two-headed serpent" of aboriginal myth their ancestors slayed. The North Vancouver-based band released an extensive assessment it commissioned of the project's potential impacts, projecting a significant risk of an eventual tanker or terminal spill causing ecological disaster in Burrard Inlet and Indian Arm.

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  6. Youth worker charged with sex assault of teenage girlRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBC News

    A West Vancouver man involved in youth programs has been charged in two separate alleged sexual assaults on a teenage girl, police say. Police say a West Vancouver man involved in youth programs has been charged in two separate alleged sexual assaults on a teenage girl.

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  7. Smith looking to cement her place at Pan AmsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | InsideHalton.com

    Jessica Smith, right, from North Vancouver, B.C., competes in the women's 800-metre semi-final event at the Canadian Track and Field Championships in Calgary, Alta., Friday, June 29, 2012.

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  8. Kinder Morgan underestimating environmental, health risks of pipeline expansion - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    Tsleil-Waututh Nation releases their assessment of the Kinder Morgan project in North Vancouver. Report says Kinder Morgan underestimating environmental and health risks of pipeline expansion A small First Nation's environmental assessment of Kinder Morgan Canada's $5.4-billion oilsands pipeline expansion could "delay or derail" the megaproject, according to a legal analysis of the report.

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  9. From Langley to the Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... now, that they were probably thinking there is no way and she has no clue. She's just a kid." Pells was born in Vancouver and after living for a few years in Surrey, moved to Langley with her mother and younger brother, Lance, when the parents ...

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  10. West Vancouver crash sees motorcycle jump median, rider slide 100 metresRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | North Shore News

    West Vancouver police say the 25-year-old Burnaby man was riding east on Highway 1 around 8:15 a.m. when he lost control of the bike and collided with the centre median between Taylor Way and Capilano Road.. "The motorcycle actually ended up going over the barricade and into the oncoming lane but the rider mercifully a stayed in his lane," said Const.

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  11. Residents have big appetite for merging of cities in Metro VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... prefer six to 15 cities; and 15 per cent 16 to 23 cities. Only 14 per cent say one megacity is the way to go. In Vancouver, however, the preference for a megacity rises to 20 per cent, compared with 14 per cent in Surrey. There is far more agreement ...

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  12. WV chamber president's dinner_2Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | North Shore News

    Representatives of the West Vancouver Chamber of Commerce hosted their annual President's Dinner and Business Excellence Awards at Hollyburn Country Club April 23. More than 125 people gathered to celebrate the accomplishments of those in the business communities of West Vancouver and Bowen Island over the last year. Three nominees in each category were selected and a panel consisting of community leaders and past award recipients named winners, including citizen, business person, new business, young entrepreneur, and best small, medium and big business of the year.

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  13. Canadian Olympian Jessica Smith looking to cement place on team for Pan Am GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Medincine Hat News

    Jessica Smith, right, from North Vancouver, B.C., competes in the women's 800-metre semi-final event at the Canadian Track and Field Championships in Calgary, Alta., Friday, June 29, 2012. Smith will be looking to cement her place on Canada's team at the Pan Am Games when she competes at the Harry Jerome International Track Classic on June 8. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh The 800-metre runner needed a time below Canada's Olympic standard of one minute 59.90 seconds at the event three years ago to qualify for the London Games later that summer.

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  14. Burnaby council submitting emergency FCM resolution on oil spillsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Burnaby Now

    ... - in particular about the length of time it took to respond - and what is in place for Burnaby spills. Port Metro Vancouver's operations centre was informed of a possible spill at 5 p.m. on April 8, according to the report. At 8 p.m., the Coast ...

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  15. Honour House founder walks the walkRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Vancouver Courier

    ... paramedics, firefighters and police) and their families while receiving medical care and treatment in the Metro Vancouver area. De Genova fought tirelessly for years to make the home a reality and now has plans to expand the much-needed program ...

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  16. Oil spill contingency fee planned for Trans Mountain pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... Gas Corporation and Mitsubishi Corporation to develop a proposed liquefied natural gas (LNG) export project, in Vancouver, B.C., on Wednesday April 30, 2014. The change, set to take effect as early as June 1, would tack a 28-cent-a-barrel surcharge ...

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  17. Motherhood Permanently Alters BrainRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Health News Digest

    ... Dr. Galea's latest results were presented at the 9th Annual Canadian Neuroscience Meeting, on May 25th 2015 in Vancouver British Columbia. "Our most recent research shows that previous motherhood alters cognition and neuroplasticity in response to ...

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  18. West Vancouver man charged with sexual assaults on teenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Canada.com

    A West Vancouver man who worked and volunteered with local youth has been charged with sexual assault on a teenaged girl. West Vancouver police arrested 28-year-old Pooria Mohebbi on May 12 shortly after they learned of an alleged incident in early January in which he sexually assaulted the girl while she was at his home, intoxicated.

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  19. Is it the right time to sell your house? Look at the historical dataRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    A potential buyer leaves after viewing a home listed for sale for $1.725-million during an open house in the neighbourhood of Arbutus, in Vancouver, B.C., on Saturday April 25, 2015. A potential buyer leaves after viewing a home listed for sale for $1.725-million during an open house in the neighbourhood of Arbutus, in Vancouver, B.C., on Saturday April 25, 2015.

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  20. Reconciliation MattersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | 24 Hours

    #RMattersYVR With the closing of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada, the ecumenical community of Vancouver and members of the public will gather in a community street fair and ecumenical reconciliation service. People of all faiths and ...

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