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  1. Sockeyes force game sevenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Richmond News

    Captain Tyler Andrews clutched up for the Richmond Sockeyes Thursday night, scoring twice including the overtime winner to force a game seven on Sunday against the Grandview Steelers. Photograph By Submitted Captain Tyler Andrews clutched up for the Richmond Sockeyes Thursday night, scoring twice including the overtime winner to force a game seven on Sunday against the Grandview Steelers.

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  2. Reach Child and Youth Development Society announces fifth annual fundraising galaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Surrey Leader

    Reach Child and Youth Development Society is holding its 5th annual Reach for the Stars gala on April 8 at the Coast Tsawwassen Inn. Pictured: Reach for the Stars volunteers Kristin Bibbs, Linda Edwards, Zahir Dossa, Christine Sutherland, Warren Eyolfson, Ashley Scott Khya Fellingham and Dana Savage.

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  3. Delta asking for voters' input on plan to officially become a cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Surrey Leader

    Starting this month, the Corporation of Delta will begin seeking voter approval to change its classification from a district municipality to a city. The municipality will be using an alternative approval process to gauge public support, meaning only those opposed to the plan need cast a ballot before the March 31 deadline.

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  4. Irish dance competition back for another year on Saanich PeninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Penninsula News Review

    The Salish Sea Feis is back again for its second year of competition, bringing hundreds of people to Sidney for an Irish dance competition. Its first year began in 2001 as one of the Mary Winspear Centre's first events and was the biggest event back then next to the boat show .

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  5. Sockeyes rolling as playoffs nearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | Richmond News

    Richmond Sockeyes welcomed back captain Tyler Andrews in their dominating 7-1 home ice win over the Delta Ice Hawks on Thursday night at Minoru Arena. Photograph By submiited Richmond Sockeyes welcomed back captain Tyler Andrews in their dominating 7-1 home ice win over the Delta Ice Hawks on Thursday night at Minoru Arena.

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  6. Visit Delta libraries and celebrate reading this Family Literacy DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Think of all the things you have read in the past 24 hours - street signs, billboards, email and much more. Now imagine not being able to read them.

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  7. Delta School District ignites inspiration with inovative mini-conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | The Now Newspaper

    Delta Ignite, the school district's TED Talk-style event for teachers, made a successful return last week as educators from across Metro Vancouver shared innovations about education. A crowd of nearly 70 people turned out for the second annual event as servers swerved through the packed backroom at the River House Restaurant and Pub in Ladner.

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  8. Deltassist volunteers are here to help at tax timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Tax season is just around the corner, and volunteers at Deltassist Family and Community Services are available to prepare income tax returns for low-income Delta residents. Many people do not know that they need to file a tax return in order to receive the GST/HST tax credit or the Canada Child Tax Benefit.

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  9. Weekly Zombie tales from Canada launchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Vancouver Courier

    Need a zombie fix? Our sister paper, the Delta Optimist , can help you satisfy that with a unique new online illustrated novel - Maple Leaf Zombies! The title pretty well explains what this free weekly series is about as it delves into terrifying zombie tales from Canada. The story follows the adventures of Leo McGregor, a lazy dude from Ladner who's dedication to taking it easy leaves him ill-prepared for the horrors that await after he returns from a sabbatical in Point Roberts.

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  10. Prostate-health support group advocates for regular check-upsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Tomyk explained his long-term family doctor was physically testing him for prostate cancer on an annual basis. However, eight years before his diagnosis, he had a prostate-specific antigen blood test.

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  11. Kodiaks stay on historic rollRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The Aldergrove Kodiaks handed the Delta Ice Hawks a 5-3 loss Tuesday night at Ladner Leisure Centre. The win improved the Kodiaks to 60 points after 36 games, with a league-leading 30 wins and six losses.

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  12. Project helping homeless overcome 'huge barrier' - lost IDRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | CBC News

    For Ottawa's most vulnerable a missing piece of ID can mean the difference between staying in a shelter and getting their own home. A new pilot project is helping people from one of Ottawa's most vulnerable populations replace lost or stolen identification - a process organizers say is simple for most, but "a big mountain to climb" for those living on the street.

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  13. Kodiaks down Wolf Pack 4-2: Action PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The Aldergrove Kodiaks took their seventh straight win Wednesday evening at Aldergrove Arena, with a 4-2 win over the visiting North Vancouver Wolf Pack. The result improves the Kodiaks to 56 points after 34 games, with a league-leading 28 wins and six losses in the regular season.

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  14. Is medical marijuana on the job a major risk for employers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Canada.com

    Medical cannabis has been named among the top biggest legal risks for businesses in 2017, according to a report from Canada's largest law firm. In its annual report on key trends and regulatory changes, Borden Ladner Gervais predicts medical marijuana will have a major impact on businesses - such as the possibility of employees being stoned on the job.

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  15. Winging it in winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Surrey Leader

    It's cold outside - the perfect season for birdwatching at the George C. Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary on Westham Island. Located just a half-hour drive from Surrey, the 300-hectare wetland is a resting stop or home to dozens of species of migrating birds.

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  16. Getting Deltans home safe with Operation Red NoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    It's a fair question: How fun can it be to give up your Saturday night to driver drunk people home? That's what keeps hundreds of volunteers coming back year after year to donate their time to Operation Red Nose, including Delta MP and Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities Carla Qualtrough, who along with her husband Eron Maine has volunteered for the past three years. "We actually fell in love with it two years ago.

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  17. Eagles, snakes, and nukes: the quirkiest B.C. tales of 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | CBC News

    This solid gold eagle statue encrusted with diamonds and an emerald was stolen from owner Ron Shore in a mugging incident in May. There was no shortage of the outlandish in 2016, and British Columbians had their fair share of quirky stories. From a million-dollar heist to the potential discovery of a long-lost nuclear bomb, here's are some of the year's most peculiar tales.

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  18. The Christmas bird count, a 'citizen science project,' thrives in B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    Flocks of snow geese soar from a field on Westham Island in Delta, north of Vancouver, in this file photo from Nov. 15, 2001. For about 30 years, David Boyd has been co-ordinating an annual Christmas bird count in the South Vancouver and Marpole areas as part of a massive, continent-spanning effort.

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  19. Invisibles and DisposablesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | The Philipine Reporter

    For the third year, the Migrant Workers' Dignity Association and Migrante BC, two grassroots organizations working with Spanish-speaking and Filipino temporary foreign workers, marked International Migrants Day this December 18th at the Gordon Neighbourhood House in Vancouver's West End. A red-letter day for migrant and human rights activists, it was on this day in 1990, that the United Nations adopted the International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of Migrant Workers and Members of their Families, and since 2000, this day has been observed globally to bring attention to the large number of migrant workers and their situation everywhere.

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  20. Magic in the mountains-Therapeutic properties of horses and natureRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Sun Peaks Independent News

    Just off of a snowy dirt road connecting Sun Peaks to Adams Lake and Barriere, there's a ranch with red roofs tucked in the woods. If you were to turn up the driveway you would be greeted by friendly dogs, a flock of chickens and Hillary Schneider waving at you from the covered porch of a large lodge.

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