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  1. Adanacs move to 16-0 with easy win over junior ShamrocksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Goldstream Gazette

    ... and Dallas Wade. Coquitlam boosted its lead atop the BC standings, as second-place Delta (12-6) lost 12-10 to Port Coquitlam on Saturday. The Shamrocks are in Langley on Sunday then head to Nanaimo for a Wednesday night game against the Timbermen. ...

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  2. Stan, of Fran's Coiffures, hangs up his scissors after 52 years in Port CoquitlamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Tri-City News

    If you wanted to book an appointment with Stan Mehrer, Port Coquitlam's longest-serving hairdresser, well, you're too late. And if you were ever confused in your search for Stan's Coiffures, perhaps based on somebody's helpful recommendation, rest assured that you weren't alone.

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  3. Hard work key for Donna and Bill BosnichRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Prince George Citizen

    ... that evening when I literally cleaned the table. "We were married in White Rock in 1964, rented a house in Port Coquitlam and a few years later our children started to arrive. In 1970 we bought a home on acreage in Maple Ridge and resided there for ...

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  4. How (not) to park your Porsche In Vancouver: video shows driver...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Daily Mail

    Is this the worst parking ever? Video shows driver scrape, dent and smash his $80,000 Porsche Cayenne as he tries to squeeze into tiny garage An unbelievable video shows surely one of the worst attempts at parking a car in the garage ever seen on film. A man scrapes his $80,000 Porsche on the sides of the entrance while desperately trying to drive the car into the square structure in Port Coquitlam, east of Vancouver.

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  5. Research could help in an oil spillRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Tri-City News

    The Dorado is a semi-submersible autonomous underwater vehicle built by International Submarine Engineering Ltd. of Port Coquitlam and owned by Defence Research and Development Canada. Last week, it was on loan to Dalhousie University's Department of Oceanography for research conducted by Chris L'Esperance, a PhD student, supported by a team from the Canada Excellence Research Chair in Ocean Science and Technology Laboratory.

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  6. Union bargaining starts in Port CoquitlamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Tri-City News

    In 2013, Coquitlam agreed to see 6.75% worth of wage increases over four years for its 900-plus unionized workers - a hike that's matched by exempt staff. The contract was retroactive to Jan. 1, 2012.

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  7. Port Coquitlam ambassadors to help you sort, water and lockRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Tri-City News

    Taylor Venuti and Madeline Pearson are the city's new ambassadors and will offer assistance on trash, sprinkling this summer Taylor Venuti and Madeline Pearson are Port Coquitlam's new summer ambassadors. Their first public outreach was last Thursday at the PoCo Farmers' Market.

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  8. Four months jail for elderly driver who killed Port Coquitlam teen in hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | CKNW News Talk 980

    An elderly driver will spend the next four months behind bars for the fatal hit and run of a 16-year-old girl in Port Coquitlam. 75-year-old Irwin Franz stood quietly as he was also handed a one-year driving prohibition for the hit-and-run death of Port Coquitlam teenager Annie Leung.

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  9. PoCo hit-and-run driver receives four-month sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Tri-City News

    Irwin Franz will also receive a one-year driving prohibition for collision that killed 16-year-old Annie Leung back in 2013 Annie Leung, a 16-year-old Port Coquitlam resident, was walking home from Riverside secondary when she was struck and killed at the intersection of Pitt River and Mary Hill Road. Photograph By Tri-City News File Photo Irwin Richard Franz, 75, was sentenced to four months in jail for leaving the scene of an accident that left a 16-year-old dead.

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  10. Junior Thunder earn splitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Langley Times

    The Langley Junior Thunder managed a split over the weekend, edging the Port Coquitlam Saints 8-7 before dropping an 8-5 decision to the Victoria Shamrocks. The results give Langley a record of 6-9 in the B.C. Junior A Lacrosse League as the season hits the stretch drive.

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  11. Maple Ridge lawyer rises to benchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... an adhoc Crown prosecutor) - appearing at all levels of court in B.C., the majority of his cases heard at the Port Coquitlam Courthouse. Gunnell is also active in the local community. From working to save the closure of the Maple Ridge courthouse, ...

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  12. Irwin Franz sentenced to 4 months in Annie Leung hit-and-run deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | CBC News

    ... a teenage girl walking home from school. Annie Leung, 16, was walking home from Riverside Secondary School in Port Coquitlam when a pick-up truck hit her in a marked crosswalk in Sept. 2013. She died later in hospital. Irwin Richard Franz pleaded ...

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  13. Diagram showing how heat is captured from waste water. SUBMITTEDRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | 24 Hours

    Multi-unit homes in Metro Vancouver are increasingly using technology to capture the vast amounts of heat wasted when it literally goes down a home's drain. That's thanks to Port Coquitlam company International Wastewater Systems, which has outfitted $2 million worth of the infrastructure into local homes and facilities.

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  14. Pitt Meadows looks at living wageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Maple Ridge News

    ... hour. She asked council to pass a motion to pursue a living wage policy, joining New Westminster, Vancouver, Port Coquitlam and Parksville. Quesnel is also expected to pass such a motion later this month. Coun. Tracy Miyashita asked why, in eight ...

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  15. Rough go for junior LakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Burnaby Now

    ... freefall on Saturday when they visit Nanaimo, who sit tied for last place with the Lakers at 2-11. On Sunday, Port Coquitlam pays a visit (7 p.m.) to the Copeland Sports Centre in Burnaby.

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  16. MP's bill gaining steam in House of CommonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Tri-City News

    ... was scrutinized by the country's standing committee on health. Yesterday, the newly elected MP for Coquitlam-Port Coquitlam appeared before the committee to speak about his bill's merits and its supporters. Since February, when it received first ...

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  17. New annual report for Port CoquitlamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Tri-City News

    This week, the city released its 2015 annual report - a statutory document set to be endorsed by city council on June 27 - that looks at last year's highlights such as replacement plans for the PoCo recreation complex, federal funding for that facility as well as the Blakeburn Lagoons and Sun Valley parks, and the downtown fire. The city's annual reports have received kudos from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada for the past decade.

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  18. Kim to face MLA Robinson for Coquitlam seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Tri-City News

    ... he Coquitlam-Burke Mountain byelection in February. No BC Liberal candidate has been chosen for the riding of Port Coquitlam, a seat currently held by veteran NDP MLA Mike Farnworth.

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  19. RCMP evacuate area in Coquitlam due to 'police incident'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | GlobalNews

    ... ts and pedestrians to stay clear of the areas at 3030 Gordon Avenue and surrounding businesses, including the Port Coquitlam Court House and probation office.

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  20. Pump station on Pitt Meadows-Maple Ridge border officially opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    ... flow from the Coquitlam Reservoir through Greater Vancouver Water District (GVWD) water mains in Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, and Pitt Meadows. It is then delivered through GVWD water mains in Maple Ridge, Langley, and Surrey to smaller municipal ...

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