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Since there weren't any questions from readers this month, I checked in with the call takers at the Coquitlam RCMP Operational Communications Centre to see what types of questions they've been getting from the public lately so I could use this space to answer them.
A conservation officer involved in the search for a bear in Port Coquitlam on Friday morning searches for a missing tracking dog that may have been swatted by the bear.
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Investigation officials have not yet confirmed what was being produced in the lab, but did note that an array of chemicals and equipment were recovered at the scene of the Como Lake Avenue area home.
PoCo artist Olga Cuttell will have her work on display as part of the Craft Council of British Columbia and Circle Craft Cooperative's outdoor Summer Market at the Jack Poole Plaza, located adjacent to the Vancouver Convention Centre.
A pair of 15-metre columns will mark the entry into the core of Coquitlam's City Centre area.
Seventy-three-year-old Irwin Richard Franz has been charged with failure to stay at the scene of an accident causing bodily harm or death and will appear in court on August 25. Police said a black pick-up truck, possibly without a canopy, being driven by an older male with graying hair fled the scene after hitting the teenager.
A seesaw, a steep ramp and a log bridge are among the obstacles at Coquitlam's new bike skills park.
Novelist, translator and poet Genni Gunn, nominated for the Giller Prize in 2011 for her novel Solitaria , has been named as Whistler's 2014 writer-in-residence.
Paige Gordon is returning for a fifth year in the animal barns at Country Fest, and this weekend, she'll be taking on a more prominent role than ever before.
Coquitlam philanthropist and childhood cancer research fundraiser Gloria Cuccione and former Anmore mayor Hal Weinberg, a brain behaviour researcher at SFU, were honoured for their work by BC Premier Christy Clark and Lt.-Gov. Judith Guichon on Tuesday.
John Horgan has appointed regional critics for economic development, suggesting he's not going to concede this area to the B.C. Liberals.
The number of calls Port Coquitlam Fire and Emergency Services receives each year has stayed in lockstep with the city's population.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 05:00 pm
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