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  1. Steve Duin: Portland's newest environmental evangelistRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | The Oregonian

    ... a meeting of Climate Neutral Cities - 17 cities that have set aggressive carbon reduction goals - this spring in Vancouver, B.C., when one of the speakers detailed his connections at the Vatican. Over lunch, Anderson boldly asked him, "Could you get ...

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  2. The brouhaha in B.C.: Parties scramble to fulfill a hunger for changeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | MacLeans

    ... be the last party on B.C.'s minds. Meanwhile, the Green Party looks for gains. To Stephen Kukucha, the veteran Vancouver Liberal organizer, campaign kickoffs are all about "contrast," meant to showcase everything the other guys are not. Kukucha's ...

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  3. Sister of dead teen says he 'enjoyed taking drugs'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    ... News Monday. "Which is a dangerous thing." Police said Bodie and a 16-year-old boy lost consciousness in an East Vancouver park Saturday when they overdosed on green, fake OxyContin pills, known as "fake 80s," tainted with fentanyl. The 16-year-old ...

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  4. Lightburn on BC's courtRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Townsman

    ... the indoor volleyball under wraps, Brooke is now heading out to a Provincial Beach Tournament at Spanish Banks, in Vancouver with over 400 teams participating. Brooke and her partner won the Gold at the Beach High School Open Tournament in Kelowna ...

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  5. Langford man brightening people's daysRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Goldstream Gazette

    ... something he is "very excited" about. Claude says Dennis, 20, has a knack for engaging people around him. In Vancouver for an AC/DC concert a few years ago, Dennis sat up at the front of the Sky Train car, facing the passengers. "People tend to have ...

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  6. Fentanyl's deadly toll rises in B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MacLeans

    After our June story on the killer drug taking over Canadian streets, fentanyl is back in the news with a new spate of tragic deaths This past Saturday, 17-year-old Jack Bodie collapsed in a Vancouver park after ingesting a street version of the powerful painkiller. He was taken off life support on Sunday.

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  7. Ashby: Parties should pay attention to womenRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Vancouver partied like it was 1989 on Saturday night, as Taylor Swift's world tour made a stop at BC Place. See photos from the show here.

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  8. Reevely: Don't expect Obama's climate-change plan to affect the campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Vancouver partied like it was 1989 on Saturday night, as Taylor Swift's world tour made a stop at BC Place. See photos from the show here.

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  9. Burnaby high school student identified as 17-year-old who died of fentanyl overdoseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CKNW News Talk 980

    ... hine. He and a 16-year-old boy were rushed to hospital two days earlier after they were found passed out a park in Vancouver. Watch the video from an investigative report by Maclean's magazine on what is being called Canada's deadliest drug.

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  10. IceGators Welcome Back F Tyler BarrRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... player that along with intimidation brings a great offensive presence to our lineup." At 6'2", 215lbs, this North Vancouver, British Columbia native will be entering his seventh professional season, his fourth with the IceGators. Tyler began his ...

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  11. Federal election campaign underway in BurnabyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Burnaby Now

    Burnaby will be split into three new federal electoral districts, including Burnaby North-Seymour, which combines part of north Burnaby with North Vancouver. The writ has dropped, the race is on, and Burnaby has all but one candidate left to declare in the 2015 federal election.

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  12. What must I legally do when police pull me over?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    Vancouver police constable Alex Chow pulled over drivers caught on their cell phones in September, 2013. The B.C government, ICBC and the police ran a month-long campaign to discourage distracted driving across the province.

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  13. General Jonathan Vance on stopping sexual abuse, our biggest threats and his plans for the ForcesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Vancouver partied like it was 1989 on Saturday night, as Taylor Swift's world tour made a stop at BC Place. See photos from the show here.

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  14. Junior Blaze head to provincials as top seedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Langley Times

    ... ninth inning. Langley will compete at the eight-team provincial championships this weekend (Aug. 7 to 9) at North Vancouver's Parkgate Park. The Junior Blaze are in a pool with the Victoria Junior Mariners (13-23), the Victoria Junior Eagles (20-16) ...

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  15. Schroder brings the heat to BC Select teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... talented pitcher and shortstop was selected to both the U14 and U16 provincial All Star teams following tryouts in Vancouver in July. She will travel to Saguenay, Quebec with the U16 team to play in the U16 Canadian Baseball championship from Aug. ...

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  16. Kinder Morgan consultant appointed to National Energy BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    Vancouver partied like it was 1989 on Saturday night, as Taylor Swift's world tour made a stop at BC Place. See photos from the show here.

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  17. Ten Peaks Coffee Company Conference Call Notification 2015 Second Quarter Financial ResultsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    ... Seaforth Supply Chain Solutions Inc. (Seaforth), a green coffee handling and storage business located in Metro Vancouver. SWDCC employs the proprietary SWISS WATERA Process to decaffeinate green coffee without the use of chemicals, leveraging ...

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  18. LETTER: Action on climate change starts nowRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | North Shore News

    ... organics, we prevent the formation of methane which is 200 times worse than CO2 in our atmosphere. Shifting Vancouver's cement kilns to biofuels from coal is another simple solution that will result in huge GHG reductions. Start taking action today.

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  19. RCMP suspect Fentanyl in death of North Vancouver manRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    Fentanyl is a painkiller only sold legally in a slow-release patch, but which is now appearing illegally in powder and tablet-form across B.C. Police in North Vancouver say a man is dead following an apparent overdose of the powerful synthetic opioid fentanyl , but the B.C. Coroner's office says fentanyl may not have been involved in this particular case. The 31-year-old was found in distress by a family member on Friday.

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  20. Team takes second placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | North Shore News

    ... powerhouse District 3 (Whalley, Langley, Coquitlam) in a provincial best-of-three championship final held at North Vancouver's Inter River Park. D5 had three days between provincials and having to leave for Alberta. In Calgary July 16-25, D5 faced ...

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