British Columbia Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Madison Pacific Properties Inc. Announces Results of Annual General MeetingRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Market Wire

    Madison Pacific Properties Inc. , reports the voting results of the Annual General Meeting of its shareholders held February 21, 2017 in Vancouver, British Columbia. About the Company : Madison Pacific Properties Inc. is a Vancouver-based real estate company with approximately $435 million in investment properties, comprising 1.8 million rentable sq.

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  2. Surrey Council: Residents can't sway city about Fraser Heights developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Now Newspaper

    To proceed, an OCP amendment from suburban to urban is required, along with rezoning one portion of the site from one-acre residential to comprehensive development and another to single family residential. Fourteen people spoke against the application Monday and another 89 signed up as opposed, not wishing to speak.

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  3. 2 arrested in dangerous driving spree that narrowly misses Vernon MountieRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    Just before 11:30 a.m. a Vernon police officer approached the driver of a potentially stolen vehicle from Alberta at a mall complex on 32 Street in Vernon. "The male driver of the truck fled from the scene in an extremely dangerous manner nearly striking the officer," Cst.

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  4. Mission man wanted on several outstanding chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Mission City Record

    Goldney is wanted in British Columbia for two counts of Possession of Stolen Property; two counts of Fail to Comply with Probation and two counts of Assault Causing Bodily Harm. Goldney is described as a Caucasian male, five feet four inches tall and weighing 119 pounds.

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  5. locoRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | North Shore News

    Bowen Island Pizza Co. owner Melanie McCready and LOCO BC founder and co-executive director Amy Robinson will be participating in a free marketing workshop for local businesses at North Vancouver City Hall March 3. More info: locobc.com

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  6. Spring arts preview 2017: Visual arts critics' picks - Polar...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

    There's a "looking forward through looking back" theme in the visual arts this spring-partly because two long-standing arts institutions are preparing for big changes this fall. Presentation House Gallery, which has occupied the third floor of an old wooden building in North Vancouver for 40 years, will be moving into splendid new digs on the waterfront under the name of the Polygon Gallery.

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  7. Chipotle set to open new location in West Vancouver next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

    Fans of Chipotle Mexican Grill will be happy to know that the fast-casual joint will be opening its fifth location in the Lower Mainland. The popular food chain is scheduled to open its doors on March 3 at Unit 879 inside Park Royal North , West Vancouver.

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  8. Vancouver-bred Vanic is a dropout with no regretsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

    Despite having no training in production beyond experimenting with low-end recording software in high school-on a program that was, incidentally, given to him on a bootleg CD-the performer, known then as Jesse Hughes, dropped out of SFU business studies on a hunch that he could make it big in the music industry. "There were a couple of factors that went into my decision," the New Westminster native tells the Straight on the line from his home.

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  9. Ramblers lead district hoops teams into Fraser Valley playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Maple Ridge News

    The Fraser Valley zone tournament for senior boys 3A basketball gets underway on Wednesday evening at Rick Hansen Secondary in Abbotsford and Guildford Park in Surrey. The top team out of the Fraser Valley East was the Maple Ridge Ramblers with a record of 4-3.

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  10. West Kelowna man pleads guilty to drug crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    A West Kelowna man pleaded guilty Wednesday to possession for the purpose of trafficking and production of a controlled substance, for his role in what police have described as a fentanyl-lacing operation. Leslie John McCulloch, 39, entered the plea and was granted bail.

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  11. Media Release - Landmark Agreement for Responsible Gambling: MGM...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Market Wire

    When you gamble, use your GameSense. That's the message MGM Resorts International will be sharing with its customers across North America as part of an agreement with BCLC, British Columbia's provincial gambling corporation, to license its responsible gambling program, GameSense.

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  12. PM says expanded border preclearance bill offers greater protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | SooToday

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau defended his government's proposed legislation to expand border preclearance at Canadian airports and other crossings Wednesday as the opposition New Democrats pushed to stop the bill in its tracks. The NDP argued the bill doesn't take into account what it called "the climate of uncertainty at the border" created by the Trump administration's recently adopted immigration policies.

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  13. Vader eligible for outingsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    A former Summerland man sentenced to life in prison last month for killing two missing Alberta seniors will be eligible for unescorted temporary absences on March 13. Travis Vader was convicted on Jan. 25 of two counts of manslaughter in the deaths of Lyle and Marie McCann, who disappeared in 2010 after leaving their Edmonton-area home to go camping in British Columbia. The Parole Board of Canada says Vader has not applied for unescorted temporary absences and such applications can take about five months to process.

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  14. Chilliwack and Chilliwack-Kent electoral district changes to note for 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Agassiz Harrison Observer

    With a provincial election in British Columbia on the horizon, residents should be receiving voter registration notices in the mail soon if they haven't already. For first-time voters or for anyone who has moved since the last election, registering either online or over the phone is a good idea to save time on voting day, which is May 9, 2017.

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  15. Dropped corruption investigation into Abbotsford police officers 'very troubling,' lawyer saysRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBC News

    A probe investigating corruption among some officers of the Abbotsford Police department has been dropped because the civilian officers of the Office of the Police Complaint Commissioner were unable to access police evidence supplied by informants. Pivot Legal Society lawyer Doug King says it's hard to accept the investigation into serious allegations of corruption against 11 Abbotsford police officers has been dropped , because the B.C. Supreme Court ruled the Office of the Police Complaint Commissioner is not allowed to access police evidence from informants.

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  16. Olympus 'Capture the Action' social contest seeks adventure shotsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | SlashGear.com

    Olympus has announced the launch of a new social contest called 'Capture the Action,' and it seeks action sports photography that, for a lucky person, will result in a three-day trip to Whistler, British Columbia. The contest is open to professional photographers and enthusiasts alike, and allows photographers to submit up to five images taken with Olympus gear.

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  17. Police looking for suspect car after cyclist injured in hit-and-run on Granville Street BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    On Feb. 17, 21-year-old Marcus Denomme was riding his bicycle in the northbound curb lane over the Granville Street bridge. Denomme was hit by a silver-coloured SUV, believed to be a newer model Jeep Grand Cherokee with tinted windows to the rear of the driver.

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  18. Film biz is booming in CoquitlamRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Tri-City News

    TV series such as "The Flash" and "Prison Break" are among the productions filming in Coquitlam, contributing to a local boom. Photograph By TV series such as "The Flash" and "Prison Break" are among the productions filming in Coquitlam, contributing to a local boom.

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  19. NZTA & DOC teaming up to protect east coast fur sealsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Scoop

    The NZ Transport Agency is teaming up with the Department of Conservation to ensure that the native fur seal breeding colony at Ohau Point is protected while work is undertaken to clear slips and restore the coastal Kaikoura road and rail corridor. Transport Agency Earthquake Recovery Manager Steve Mutton says the Agency and its partners in the North Canterbury Transport Infrastructure Recovery alliance are firmly committed to protecting the unique coastal marine area and mitigating any impacts on wildlife as rebuild work progresses.

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  20. Castlegar City Council briefs for Feb. 20Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Director of transportation and civic works Chris Barlow informed council that he had confirmed with CPR that the city has the ability to make the repairs. But those repairs will have to wait a little longer.

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