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  1. Friends share memories of Paco RivasRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Vancouver Courier

    ... from grape vines - they did their first vintage in 1974 using barrels they bought on Brady Street in New Westminster - to figs - "the best figs in all of Vancouver." They also turned their attention to the kitchen where they made prosciutto, sausage ...

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  2. Husband of Florence Leung releases emotional statement about PPD, pressure to breastfeedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GlobalNews

    Just two months after a young New Westminster mother was found dead , her husband is taking to social media to talk about postpartum depression and encouraging other women to seek help. Thirty-two-year-old Florence Leung went missing without an explanation in late October, causing New Westminster police to launch a massive search .

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  3. Man not criminally responsible for Surrey teacher's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Surrey Leader

    Jarek Paderewski's nine-day trial for the second-degree murder of his older sister, 33-year-old Maja Paderewska, wrapped up in B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster on Friday. Her body was found at their parents' Coquitlam townhome in February 2014 when emergency personnel responded to a medical distress call.

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  4. What's up in Burnaby? New arts listings Jan. 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Burnaby Now

    ... The teen thriller is coming to the stage in Burnaby Jan. 19 through 21. CHILDREN, a new exhibition at the New Westminster New Media Gallery at Anvil Centre, 777 Columbia St., featuring installations from six artists in six different countries, ...

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  5. Nurse found guilty of dangerous driving causing death of couple in Pitt MeadowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    From left: Audrey De Oliveira Korena De Oliveira , his friend Chelsea Axten, Debbie Dyer and Beckie's aunt Jacquie Goolevitch react to the not guilty verdict outside New Westminster Supreme Court in September 2013. A B.C. nurse has been found guilty on two counts of dangerous driving causing death relating to a 2010 collision in Pitt Meadows that killed a young couple.

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  6. JIBC intelligence program is training students for data sleuthingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MacLeans

    ... cybercrime, bank fraud and terrorism. The Justice Institute of B.C. (JIBC), a post-secondary school based in New Westminster, B.C., is at the forefront of this relatively new field in Canada, offering two graduate certificates, one in intelligence ...

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  7. RMOW launching 10th annual Community Life SurveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | Pique News Magazine

    ... survey of four cities in the region - West Vancouver, the District and City of North Vancouver and New Westminster - as benchmarks for Whistler. In every measurable category, Whistler respondents were more satisfied than their Lower Mainland ...

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  8. Langley Township Fire Chief Gamble honouredRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | The Aldergrove Star

    ... than 375 graduates who have completed certificates, diplomas and degrees at JIBC, will be held Feb. 9 at the New Westminster campus. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting ...

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  9. B.C. man says mail hasn't been delivered during cold snap, despite cleared sidewalksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | CBC News

    Jack Rogers of New Westminster, B.C. said his mail has been delayed during a snowy winter, even though his walkway is clear. A New Westminster, B.C. man says his mail delivery has been nearly non-existent during an unusually snowy few weeks in the Lower Mainland even though streets and sidewalks in his area are being kept clear.

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  10. Justice Institute conferring honourary degree on Langley Township fire chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | Langley Advance

    ... than 375 graduates who have completed certificates, diplomas and degrees at JIBC, will be held Feb. 9 at the New Westminster Campus. The JIBC provides training for justice and public safety professionals including firefighting, policing, ...

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  11. UPDATED: Province looking for suggestions for new stop of interest signsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Trinity Lutheran Church was was dedicated May 22, 1910 and served the fishermen and their families in New Westminster, Brownsville, Annieville and Sunbury. The original building (plus a few more modern additions) still stands on River Road and hosts ...

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  12. Stealth start new year off rightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Burnaby Now

    ... lacrosse with the Western Lacrosse Association's Victoria Shamrocks, pocketed two goals and five helpers. New Westminster Salmonbellies' Logan Schuss netted four goals and contributed two assists, while the Burnaby Lakers' Justin Salt snapped in a ...

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  13. Man turns himself in after $1M in illicit drugs seized in New Westminster, B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Prince George Citizen

    An investigation by several police agencies and the Canada Border Services Agency has resulted in drug-trafficking charges following the seizure of about $1 million in illicit substances. Police say officers seized about $60,000 in cash, several hundred kilograms of marijuana and a large quantity of other illicit drugs in the city southeast of Vancouver.

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  14. City supports healing placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Campbell River Mirror

    ... BC Ambulance - it would be much appreciated." Honour Ranch follows the success of Honour House, a place in New Westminster that offers free accommodation and support to emergency and military personnel and their families who have to travel to Metro ...

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  15. Million-dollar drug bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Castanet.net

    New Westminster Police, the Canada Border Services Agency, and RCMP detachments from Surrey, Coquitlam, and Chilliwack joined forces in the multi-jurisdictional investigation that began last March. The NWPD Street Crime Unit seized about $60,000 in cash, several hundred pounds of marijuana and a large quantity of other controlled substances totalling about $1 million.

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  16. PHOTOS: It's so cold in Vancouver ice is floating down the Fraser RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 7 | GlobalNews

    ... producing a frozen flow that would give most Vancouverites the chills and and it's been seen as far west as New Westminster. Ice flows in Lower Mainland rivers aren't all that common anymore but they do happen on the Fraser River from time to time. ...

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  17. Joint task force on Brunette interchangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Tri-City News

    ... of numerous collisions. There have already been two open houses for each city and an additional meeting for New Westminster residents who are concerned about the impact of an overpass on their neighbourhood. In Coquitlam, concerns include ...

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  18. Condo Smarts: Bylaws deemed unenforceableRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 11 | Penticton Herald

    ... minium Home Owners Association To offer a question for consideration write: CHOA, Suite 200-65 Richmond St., New Westminster, B.C., V3L 595 or email: [email protected] . This column appears most Thursdays.

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  19. Ex-Mountie loses appeal against perjury conviction linked to Robert Dziekanski deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 11 | The London Free Press

    Benjamin Robinson leaves B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster on July 20, 2012. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck VANCOUVER - A former Mountie convicted of perjury in relation to the death of a Polish man at Vancouver's airport in 2007 has lost his appeal.

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  20. Estranged husband testifies that fatal shooting of Leanne Friesen was accidentalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2013 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    An Abbotsford man accused of fatally shooting his estranged wife in 2013 says the killing was accidental and the result of a suicide attempt gone wrong. Jeffrey Friesen, 44, testified Monday in B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster that he was in the garage of the couple's Cassiar Court home, kneeling with a gun between his legs - the barrel positioned at his chin - when Leanne Friesen struck him on the back of the head with a hard object.

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