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Local news for Delta, BC continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Saturday Jul 19 | MacLeans

Why are the RCMP less well-armed than a municipal police force?

Few things stir anger among Mounties these days like the mere mention of the Colt C8 carbine, a semi-automatic assault rifle that has become industry standard in Canadian policing-but has been painfully slow coming to the RCMP.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Packer

Grower-shippers offer alternatives to mature-green tomatoes

San Diego-based Andrew & Williamson Fresh Produce is constantly trying new varieties for retail, said John King, vice president of sales.

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Related Topix: Newman, CA, Canada

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Globe and Mail

More women in skilled trades is a win-win

Marcia Smith was appointed Senior Vice President, Sustainability and External Affairs of Teck in January 2012.

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Related Topix: Canada

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Globe and Mail

B.C. will need 25,000 nurses by 2022

Lisa Walker, a registered nurse and member of the B.C. Nurses' Union leadership council, says supporting patients and families is the most rewarding part of hsopital nursing.

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CBC News

Bullets ring out in Delta, Surrey street shootings

Police in Delta look for bullets and bullet casings after gunshots are reported near the intersection of Scott Road and Wade Road in the early hours of July 13, 2014.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Brandon Sun

Spice it up with an apricot weizen

I am a huge wheat ale fan. I love to drink it any time of the year - summer on the patio, winter indoors while watching hockey - just about any time.

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Related Topix: Beer, Drink, Canada, Opinion

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Globe and Mail

Retrofits refresh industrial spaces, ticking 'all the boxes' for tenants

Cameron Ball, left, and Larry Wolynetz are partners who are converting a large warehouse in Kitchener, Ont., into a space suited to multiple tenants.

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Related Topix: Canada,

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Canada.com

From India to B.C.: One family's journey to a new land

Delta 10-year-old Siya Johal made a mini-documentary about her Sikh family's journey to B.C. and has entered it into a national contest for young historians.

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Related Topix: Canada

Wed Jul 02, 2014

The Georgia Straight

Dr. Arun Garg promotes culturally sensitive health care for South Asians in Fraser health region

Dr. Arun Garg is the medical lead on Fraser Health's South Asian Health Institute, which is working to prevent the onset of chronic diseases such as diabetes.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Diabetes, Health, Canada, Nursing,

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Surrey Leader

Happy Canada Day

Surrey's Canada Day Celebration takes place all day today at the Bill Reid Millenium Amphitheatre in Cloverdale, with non-stop entertainment, a kids play area, food, crafts, dozens of exhibitors and a midway.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

Surrey Leader

'You want to be proud of where you go to school'

Delta Community College will start classes in September in a new 15,000-sq.-ft. facility at 11590 83 Ave., next to North Delta Secondary - replacing the former Delview Adult Learning Centre , currently located next to Delview Senior Secondary.

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Related Topix: Canada

Tue Jun 24, 2014

GlobalNews

Man's motorcycle held hostage by feuding moving companies

David Strapp is stuck in the middle of a battle between two transportation companies and as a result, his $15,000 motorcycle is being held hostage in a Delta, B.C. warehouse.

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Related Topix: Canada,

National Post

How B.C. woman uncovered the truth about ex-husband conman just months before he was murdered

It was a Tuesday night. Sheri Brown, a single mom and successful realtor in Delta, BC., was out celebrating a friend's birthday at the One20 Pub & Grill.

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Related Topix: Canada, North America, World News, Prison, Texas

Mon Jun 23, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Disposal fees drives Metro Vancouver waste out of region

A bulldozer pushes garbage around at Vancouver landfill in Delta, B.C., in this July, 2011 file photo.

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Related Topix: Canada, North America, World News

The Globe and Mail

WesPac Midstream files bid to export B.C. LNG

There are now 15 B.C. LNG export projects in the works, with most of them focused on terminals to be built in northwestern British Columbia.

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Langley Times

Gas price differential between U.S. and Canada is already significant

Last year, The Times and other Lower Mainland Black Press newspapers did a series of stories on cross-border shopping , and the issues that drive a good number of Canadians south.

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