Coquitlam Newswire (Page 9)

Coquitlam Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Coquitlam, BC. (Page 9)

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  1. Port Coquitlam looks at banning recreational pot sales, paraphernaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | Tri-City News

    Port Coquitlam wants to ban the sale of recreational weed in the city before the federal government legalizes it later this year. In a report to two city committees that will meet on Thursday, city staff recommend that council "prohibit the sale and distribution of marijuana products and related paraphernalia" before the federal legislation takes effect.

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  2. Surrey Eagles score nine in win over ClippersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | Surrey Leader

    ... Rivermen - who clinched a playoff berth over the weekend - and four days after a midweek 4-3 road loss to the Coquitlam Express. "The boys worked really hard and it was nice to see them get rewarded on the scoreboard. I thought we were due for some ...

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  3. Coquitlam RCMP looking for witnesses following fatal hit and runRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | CKNW News Talk 980

    "At about 8 o'clock last night, we got a 911 call from concerned residents who found a pedestrian on the road in very bad shape. In spite of their efforts and efforts of BC Ambulance, that man succumbed to his injuries," said Corporal Mike McLaughlin.

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  4. Langley Rivermen pluck Eagles for seventh straight winRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2017 | Langley Times

    ... and have little chance of catching up to Langley by the end of the BCHL's 58-game season. The Eagles (15-29-3) and Coquitlam Express (10-37-1-2) are having woeful campaigns and round out the division. Before the game was three minutes old, Langley's ...

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  5. Mable Elmore, BC Mla launches re-election campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | The Philipine Reporter

    ... (Vancouver-Hastings), Melanie Mark (Vancouver-Mt Pleasant), Adrian Dix (Vancouver-Kingsway) and Jodie Wickens (Coquitlam-Burke Mountain). As well, she introduced the BC NDP candidates for the upcoming elections in various ridings including Morgane ...

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  6. Coquitlam RCMP seeking witnesses in fatal hit and runRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | CBC News

    Coquitlam RCMP investigate a hit and run that claimed the life of a pedestrian Thursday night on Austin Avenue near Blue Mountain Street. "Anyone who witnessed the collision or anyone who has any information about the collision should call the Coquitlam RCMP and ask for the traffic section," said Cpl.

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  7. Bank card fraudsters using undetectable 'shimmers' to steal your detailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | Metro UK News

    ... card, which downloads the data. This can then be used to make fake cards. According to Const Alex Bojic of the Coquitlam RCMP economic crime unit, shimmers are the new and improved version of the skimmer. 'Businesses and consumers should immediately ...

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  8. B.C. acting on jury's recommendations for drug addiction treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Globe and Mail

    Michelle Jansen, whose son Brandon Jansen died of a drug overdose at a government treatment centre, holds a photograph of him at her home in Coquitlam, B.C. on Jan. 26, 2017. Michelle Jansen, whose son Brandon Jansen died of a drug overdose at a government treatment centre, holds a photograph of him at her home in Coquitlam, B.C. on Jan. 26, 2017.

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  9. Red hot Rivermen pulverize Wenatchee WildRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... to take on the Eagles. Fans will get another chance to see the Rivermen in action Saturday when they host the Coquitlam Express at the GPRC. Game time is 6 p.m. "These guys want to play spoiler," Henderson said. "We are a close proximity rival to ...

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  10. Coquitlam mother will be watching to see jury's recommendations implementedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Tri-City News

    Instead, she'll be channelling her energy through the Brandon Jansen Foundation to make sure the jury's 21 recommendations are implemented. "It's my initiative and my mandate now to hold these people accountable," Jansen told The Tri-City News.

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  11. Move over skimmers, 'shimmers' the newest tool for criminals and fraudsters: policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | CBC News

    Coquitlam RCMP are warning stores to check their computer credit card readers for shimmers after four were found by a diligent retailer conducting a daily security routine. Shimmers are the smaller, less detectable and more powerful evolution of the credit card skimmer.

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  12. No provincial nomination dates yet for Port CoquitlamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Tri-City News

    ... noting former NDP leader Adrian Dix and current leader John Horgan will follow him. Meanwhile, Horgan will be at Coquitlam's Evergreen Cultural Centre next Thursday to see NDP MLA Jodie Wickens acclaimed for the riding of Coquitlam-Burke Mountain. ...

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  13. Staying on car deck, hourly ferry schedule top committee agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Coast Reporter

    ... hourly schedule BC Ferries is using during berth construction at Langdale. The Queen of Surrey and the Queen of Coquitlam are serving the route until March 19, but the Surrey is only loading on the lower decks. Modified schedules will continue until ...

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  14. Coroner's jury recommends free opioids for ex-inmates following...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | The Georgia Straight

    A probe into the death of a young Coquitlam man in a drug-treatment centre has led to some far-reaching recommendations. Following a coroner's inquest, a jury determined ruled that Jansen's death was caused by "a mixed opioid drug overdose".

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  15. 21 jury recommendations in drug crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | The Penticton Western

    ... dependency are released from custody. The jury was looking into the death of Brandon Juhani Jansen aged 20, of Coquitlam, who died while a resident at a substance abuse treatment centre in Powell River in the early morning hours of March 7, 2016. 1. ...

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  16. Coroner's inquest jury makes 21 recommendations after young man's overdose deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | The Now Newspaper

    A coroner's inquest into the overdose death of a young man who'd been living at a drug rehab centre has delivered 21 recommendations in an attempt to prevent a similar death. Brandon Juhani Jansen of Coquitlam died last March while he was being treated for a fentanyl addiction at a treatment centre in Powell River.

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  17. Brandon Jansen inquest brings 21 recommendations to reduce illicit drug deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | GlobalNews

    A Coroner's inquest looking into the death of a Coquitlam teenager who died of a fentanyl overdose in a private substance abuse treatment facility last year has issued 21 recommendations aimed at reducing deaths from illicit drugs. Brandon Jansen , 20, died in March while at a Powell River treatment centre, in one of the most high-profile cases of B.C.'s growing overdose crisis.

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  18. Coquitlam mayor wants B.C. to reopen mental-health facilities at shuttered hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | The Globe and Mail

    The province should reopen shuttered mental-health treatment facilities at Riverview Hospital to help tackle an overdose crisis in British Columbia, says Coquitlam Mayor Richard Stewart. Some politicians and mental-health support groups have been calling on the provincial government to reopen at least part of the facility - a former psychiatric hospital that ran for nearly a century - since it closed in 2012.

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  19. Dutch man accused of cyberbullying B.C.'s Amanda Todd begins separate Amsterdam trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | The Georgia Straight

    ... strip or pose naked on webcam as he took pictures of them to blackmail them. One of his alleged victims was Port Coquitlam's Amanda Todd, who committed suicide at age 15 in 2012. She was bullied after an online harasser posted nude photos of her on ...

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  20. Skip headed to Tournament of HeartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Langley Advance

    ... ties also went to a team with a Langley player. Gushulak's rink included third Grace MacInnes of Langley alongside Coquitlam and Vancouver players.

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