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  1. Canadian men looks to gel in final tuneup games ahead of Rugby World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Canada.com

    Kieran Crowley's squad has won two of its last 11 test matches dating back to November 2013. The Canadian men, currently ranked 18th in the world, have only beaten No.

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  2. Complaints watchdog over RCMP will close its Surrey officeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

    The Civilian Review and Complaints Commission for the RCMP will only have one office in Ottawa. It will result in the layoff of eight employees, according to CKNW Radio.

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  3. New high-density housing often comes at the cost of affordable rentRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | University of British Columbia

    ... Metro Vancouver's Low-Income SkyTrain Corridor ," is now available. In this Q&A, Jones discusses the impact on two Burnaby neighbourhoods undergoing dramatic changes, and draws parallels with other Lower Mainland communities grappling with similar ...

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  4. Slow Riffs Next Up on Mood HutRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | XLR8R

    Vancouver collective and label Mood Hut has unveiled details of its tenth release: Slow Riff 's Gong Bath / Virgo Dub / Peace Arch EP. The producer born Ian Wyatt made an ambient cassette for the imprint back in 2013, and played with Pender Street Steppers' Jack Jutson and Liam Butler as No Gold.

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  5. East Vancouver murder victim identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | CKNW News Talk 980

    We are learning more about the alleged criminal history of a young man gunned down in East Vancouver last night. Mokhtar was out on bail, charged with manslaughter in the death of 20-year-old Aladdin Ramadan in Burnaby last September.

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  6. Man shot dead in East Vancouver faced manslaughter chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    ... A 20-year-old shot to death in Vancouver Monday night was facing a manslaughter charge in a fatal shooting in Burnaby last September. Samir Mokhtar died at about 9 p.m. on the side of the street on Seaforth Drive near Rupert Street. Vancouver Police ...

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  7. Canadian men look to gel in final tuneups ahead of Rugby World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Chronicle Herald

    Kieran Crowley's squad has won two of its last 11 test matches dating back to November 2013. The Canadian men, currently ranked 18th in the world, have only beaten No.

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  8. Rent prices jump, indicating coming crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vancouver Sun

    ... opportunities, and the high cost of home ownership are conspiring against renters right now. Goodman noted Burnaby is facing its own problems, mainly that it is demolishing older rental stock and replacing it with condos, while New Westminster ...

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  9. Mountain Equipment Co-op opening sixth B.C. store in KelownaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canada.com

    With no more rain in the forecast, it's time we looked seriously at doing more to preserve our most precious shared resource: clean, fresh water. As creeks and rivers in southwestern B.C. hit their lowest levels in 100 years, it is plain we can't take water for granted anymore.

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  10. Vancouver's water shortage a wake-up call to residents and politicians: expertRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Brandon Sun

    On a sunny afternoon in Stanley Park, cricket players run on parched yellow grass. A majestic fountain in the middle of Lost Lagoon sits dormant.

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  11. Summer of discontent: Mega-project protests loom across B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Canada.com

    ... they are not afraid to take a stand for their beliefs. Dozens of people trying to stop work by Kinder Morgan on Burnaby Mountain were arrested last fall, including Phillip. Mayor Derek Corrigan of Burnaby said he's prepared to get arrested over the ...

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  12. New report looks at the health of homeless and street-involved youth across BCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Kelowna Capital News

    McCreary Centre Society has today published the results of a survey looking at the health of 12 to 19 year olds who are homeless, precariously housed, or involved in a street lifestyle. As in 2006 when the survey was last conducted, Aboriginal youth were over-represented among homeless and street-involved youth in BC .

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  13. Massive underground aquifer helping to keep Vancouver greenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Vancouver Sun

    ... city, is part of a larger underground aquifer called the Quadra Sands, which stretches from Point Grey through to Burnaby and New Westminster. It is bordered on the south by half a dozen aquifers linked to Fraser River sediments. The city is nowhere ...

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  14. Vancouver's water shortage a wake-up call to residents and politiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Globe and Mail

    Canada is the second-largest water consumer in the world after the United States. Each Canadian uses about 350 litres of water a day, compared with a European who uses about 150 litres.

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  15. 'We're terrible, seriously': Water expert says Vancouver shortage should serve as a wake-up callRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | National Post

    On a sunny afternoon in Stanley Park, cricket players run on parched yellow grass. A majestic fountain in the middle of Lost Lagoon sits dormant.

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  16. Ikale Tahi beats Canada 28-18Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Matangi Tonga

    The 'Ikale Tahi won its first game of the 2015 Pacific Nations Cup by beating Canada 28-18 at the Swangard Stadium, Burnaby outside of Vancouver on Friday 24 July. It was another 'Ikale Tahi jaw-grinding victory with only 13 players on the field, defending the try line while under attack.

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  17. Canadian teen sentenced after "swatting," "doxxing" across North AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Star Tribune

    This Canadian teen, his face obscured because he's a minor, pleaded guilty to 23 charges related to an international rampage of hacking, hoaxes and harassment. Through his computer in a suburb of Vancouver, the Canadian teenager carried out a yearlong campaign of harassment and mayhem across North America.

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  18. Vancouver road closures set for 2015 Celebration of LightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | GlobalNews

    ... s. City officials recommend pedestrians use the following exit routes out of the West End following the fireworks: -Burnaby Street for the SkyTrain and Canada Line -Beach Avenue for Yaletown Station -Gilford Street to access Georgia Street bus routes

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  19. United States beat Japan 23-18 in Pacific Nations CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Star Online

    ... match, Tonga posted their first victory when they overcame a slow start to beat Canada 28-18 in a match played at Burnaby in suburban Vancouver. Canada led 15-3 in the first half but were swamped soon after to slump to their second consecutive ...

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  20. Out in Vancouver: July 2 - "7, 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Xtra!

    I sometimes get a craving for art that is new to me, especially if there's an open bar. This one won't have an open bar but it will have Juice Truck lemonade cocktails, so close enough.

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