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  1. Ucore Provides Operational Update on Bokan - Dotson Ridge ProjectRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sys-Con Media

    Ucore has contracted with SRK Consulting of Vancouver, BC, to compile baseline data and qualitative results from ongoing engineering studies to produce a formal Plan of Operations for the Bokan Project.

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  2. Oppenheimer Park protest raises issue of aboriginal claim to urban VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... Duncan is Anishinaabe, a member of the Chippewas of Georgina Island First Nation in southern Ontario. When Vancouver police served an eviction notice to a small group of homeless people camping in a downtown park recently, the protesters responded ...

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  3. Summer sun turns up heat on fire risksRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Richmond News

    ... a higher risk of fires in the urban forest areas of Lulu Island. The current fire risk rating, graded by Metro Vancouver, on Richmond's trails and Nature Park sits at "high" right now. It needs to hit "extreme" before closure takes place. Tim ...

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  4. B.C. bear encounters: A home invasion, stolen baby food and an uninvited dinner guestRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... eat and play. On Tuesday, an elderly woman was taken to hospital, possibly clawed by a bear she found in her North Vancouver home. It is not clear how the bear entered the woman's house on the 600 block of St Ives Crescent, but her neighbour Mary ...

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  5. Services Planned for the Late Dr. Francis Jean, Founder of IRIS a " The Visual GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Vision Monday

    ... from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm with a reception to follow. The second life celebration service will be held August 5 in Vancouver, Fairmont Waterfront Hotel, 900 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC, from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm with a reception to follow. The family ...

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  6. Newly discovered Vancouver Pedigree comics consigned with Heritage AuctionsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Art Daily

    A newly-discovered cache of Golden Age comics from the Vancouver Pedigree Collection, famous for its exceptional page quality, will be auctioned by Heritage Auctions at its Aug. 7-9 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction in Dallas.

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  7. Local beaches safe for swimmingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Tri-City News

    West Vancouver swimmers looking to cool off may want to head to the Tri-Cities, where the local beaches have been given a green light by Fraser Health.

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  8. UBC grads lure new fans to timeless operas with Cantanti d'OroRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

    Cantanti d'Oro, a small ensemble of grads from UBC's opera program at the school of music, will sing music from two of the art form's best-known works, Giacomo Puccini's La BohA me and Georges Bizet's Carmen , in concerts this weekend at Christ Church Cathedral and venues in West Vancouver and Aldergrove.

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  9. Ian Mulgrew: Legal playboy in jailhouse limboRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    Once dubbed the Lex Luthor of crime, disgraced but not disbarred, former Vancouver lawyer Martin Chambers is squaring off against Ottawa in B.C.'s highest court.

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  10. Builders in Vancouver complaining of long delays for permitsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    Vancouver has been bragging about the record number of building permits it has issued in the first six months of the year.

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  11. Filipino immigrants: To stay or to return?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Asian Pacific Post

    ... saw Canada as a potential place for a social sciences academic to flourish. He landed as an immigrant in Vancouver in October 2011 and submitted his credentials to the University of British Columbia, Douglas College, Vancouver Community College and ...

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  12. Colwood golfer tops among area golfers at B.C. AmateurRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    A final round 71 pulled Kevin Carrigan of Royal Colwood Golf Club into a tie for seventh at the B.C. Amateur Men's Championship in North Vancouver.

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  13. London-based CYMBALS, first North American tour at Bunk Bar July 25Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    On their first North America tour, London-based CYMBALS ventures to the West Coast, playing five concerts from Los Angeles to Vancouver, BC, showcasing their stylishly refined sythn-pop at Bunk Bar July 25. The tour is the first opportunity Portland gets to experience being transported to everything revered about 80s synth-pop.

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  14. Malaysian consul leads a diplomatic golf charge in BCRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Asian Pacific Post

    ... members of the ASEAN Consulates General and representatives from the business sector and other communities in Vancouver," said Mohd. Haniff, adding the event will also promote Asian culture and values which essential in forging new relationships in ...

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  15. Vietnamese teacher talks about the seven types of Vancouver girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

    ... and I was with a friend. We started talking - I complimented your Che Guevara tattoo, you mentioned you live in Vancouver. We all busted out... I'm not worried about being hit on, but I feel like hanging out at a gay club would be somewhat ...

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  16. Sudden-death playoff decides Seymour-hosted B.C. AmateurRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | North Shore News

    ... final hole by Jordan Lu who went on to win on the fifth playoff hole. Photo Mike Wakefield, North Shore News North Vancouver 15-year-old Roy Kang teamed up with 16-year-old Alex Francois to win the best-ball competition at the B.C. Amateur ...

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  17. Five years later, North Vancouver family wants answers in son's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | North Shore News

    ... 2009. They are hoping someone will come forward with information to help solve the case. Photo Mark van Manen , Vancouver Sun Kevin and Lilliana Hughes with their daughter Krystal, left, look over photographs of their 28-year-old son Brandon, who ...

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  18. West Vancouver to allow coach housesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    ... for coach houses will be accepted in November. Director of planning, land development and permits for West Vancouver, Bob Sokol, says the change comes after extensive public input. "The District's Community Dialogue on Community Character and ...

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  19. Nitroheat Is Expanding Into the Northwest RegionRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    ... There are a few featured clients all along the West Coast; Riverside, CA, Los Angeles, CA, Las Vegas NV, and Vancouver, BC. Nitroheat is expanding into Portland, Oregon with bigger and better facilities to provide for the expanding heated nitrogen ...

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  20. Industry Buzz: Construction Equipment Theme Park Opens; Industry Executive Changes; Rentals RisingRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | ENR-Engineering News-Record

    ... to replace him is Ravi Saligram , former president and CEO of OfficeMax. Blake becomes CEO of WesternOne Inc., a Vancouver, B.C., construction investment company with $116.6 million in revenue last year. Fluor Corp. named Carol Johnson CEO of ...

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