North Vancouver Newswire (Page 7)

North Vancouver Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for North Vancouver (Vancouver, BC). (Page 7)

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  1. EDITORIAL: Gone with grace, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | North Shore News

    ... real reconciliation with Canada's Indigenous people. Last summer, hundreds of local folks gathered in a North Vancouver parking lot to watch the Hip's final show, broadcast across Canada. It's surely now a touchstone of Canadian culture on a level ...

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  2. LAUTENS: Rough Rafe: It was never anything personalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | North Shore News

    Legendary B.C. political commentator and radio personality Rafe Mair was a "One-man rebellion." photo supplied Maciej Korsan/stocksnap.io Unplanned as such, it ran in this space Jan. 13 - starting as a simple lunch, Rafe having begged off for mobility reasons my invitation to eat at the Hollyburn club, and simple it was: At his request, two sausage rolls from a bakery near his Lions Bay home.

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  3. Two SeaBus sailings cancelled after vessel fills with smokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | CBC News

    Two SeaBus sailings were cancelled on Thursday morning after the Burrard Beaver filled with smoke as it docked in North Vancouver. "We did have a mechanical problem on the Burrard Beaver, smoke was coming from what they're describing as a coupling on the vessel," said Jill Drew, a spokesperson with TransLink.

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  4. Financial tips for university studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | MacLeans

    From buying used pots to sharing text books, here are our top student financial tips to get your fresh undergraduate student through their first year Students starting university experience a lot of firsts, including managing a household budget . Here are nine student financial tips to help them manage their finances, get good value and minimize reckless spending.

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  5. Locals podium at luge nationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Pique News Magazine

    Sam Edney gets hoisted by Mitchel Malyk and Reid Watts after winning the Canadian Luge Championship in Calgary. The doubles luge team of Whistler's Matt Riddle and Pemberton's Adam Shippit took second at the Canadian Luge Championships in Calgary on Oct. 14 while Whistler's Reid Watts was third in the men's event.

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  6. High rope rescue ensues on Capilano River after people fished amid rainstormRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | GlobalNews

    A swift water rescue was under way on the Capilano River where a group of people were stranded near the Highway 1 overpass on Wednesday night. Sgt. Doug Trousdell with the North Vancouver RCMP said a group of three men and one woman were fishing in the river when they found themselves stranded amid worsening weather.

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  7. 'It is blinding toxic': Expert sounds alarm on ammonia at public rinksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | CBC News

    ... Mercier/CBC) In 2011, Magnussen inhaled ammonia gas from a leak at the North Shore Winter Club in North Vancouver where she was coaching. To this day, Magnusson is unable to work and has trouble breathing and talking. Roussinos says aging ice-making ...

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  8. Roads flooding, snowfall warnings in effect, as 2nd storm drenches B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | CBC News

    ... The City of Vancouver's 311 service reported high call volume because of the storm and the District of North Vancouver reported flooding so severe it caused the closure of at least one field. William Griffin field is now closed for all practices and ...

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  9. After rainy, stormy Wednesday, B.C. told to expect more wet weather soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | CBC News

    ... regions. The Columbia and Shuswap warnings remain in effect as Wednesday draws to a close. The District of North Vancouver Fire Department said it had to perform a swift water rescue on the Capilano River Wednesday evening after four people out ...

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  10. Paper championsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | North Shore News

    City of North Vancouver head librarian Deb Hutchison-Koep and library board member Leane Neufeld get ready for a Shred-It! fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 21, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Queen Mary Elementary's parking lot at the corner of West 13th and West 8th streets. The event is intended to help residents safely rid themselves of personal information while helping the library.

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  11. Help wanted: B.C. restaurants face hiring shortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | GlobalNews

    ... cent of employers with a vacant kitchen staff position were facing a labour shortage. Tomahawk Barbeque in North Vancouver has had to close dinner service early four nights a week due to the lack of staff. Tostenson said the BC Restaurant and Food ...

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  12. BusRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | North Shore News

    ... from other passengers. Yes, at the age of 11 years I regularly took the bus by myself down Lonsdale to the North Vancouver City library on 14th and back home again, but that was some 40-odd years ago. The world has changed. Standards have changed. ...

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  13. B.C. Liberal leadership candidates to woo local supportersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | The Daily Courier

    Three contenders for the B.C. Liberal leadership will seek the support of party members Tuesday and Wednesday in what former premier Christy Clark dubbed the "cradle of free enterprise." Perceived front-runner Dianne Watts will be in Kelowna Tuesday, as will Michael Lee, with Mike de Jong in the city on Wednesday.

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  14. Table tennis emerges as unlikely urban trend in VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | The Globe and Mail

    ... of tables. In Germany, thousands," says Luba Sadovska, one of a group of table-tennis enthusiasts in North Vancouver lobbying for outdoor tables there. "I just think Canada is behind, and Vancouver is just catching the running train." The city of ...

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  15. Kelowna woman wins her only marathon of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | The Daily Courier

    She made it count in spectacular fashion, placing first in the women's division in the 23rd annual BMO Okanagan Marathon in Kelowna on Sunday. "This is my first and only race this year," Young, the only Kelowna runner to place in the top six positions in either the men's or women's division.

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  16. Green Necklace to get $30 thousand in new signageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | North Shore News

    City of North Vancouver council voted unanimously to fund a Green Necklace wayfinding initiative. file photo Cindy Goodman, North Shore News In an effort to help cyclists and pedestrians find their way, City of North Vancouver council unanimously voted to spend $30,000 on a Green Necklace wayfinding initiative Monday.

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  17. No paddling in the harbourRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | Castanet.net

    Proposed new regulations from the Vancouver Port Authority would ban paddle boards, kayaks and recreational vessels including sailboats and Sea-Doos from a huge area of the city's waterfront. The authority aims to expand no-go areas restricted to commercial shipping to include the entire area between the First and Second Narrows and all of Vancouver Harbour in between.

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  18. How not to become the next cyberattack victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | Journal of Commerce

    Progress is a paradox. It opens up our world to multitudes of new possibilities that we didn't think existed.

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  19. Canadian Soucisse, Firus place fourth in ice dance at Finlandia OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2017 | Penticton Herald

    Carolane Soucisse of Chateauguay, Que., and Liam Firus of North Vancouver, B.C., took fourth spot in ice dancing on Sunday to conclude the Finlandia Open figure skating competition. Two-time world champions Gabriella Papadakis and Guilaume Cizeron of France won the gold at 188.25, Alexandra Stepanova and Ivan Bukin of Russia were second at 166.88 and Laurence Fournier-Beaudry and Nikolay Sorensen of Denmark were third at 158.21.

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  20. 'Look at the abs on that thing': Giant pumpkin 'a beauty' at B.C. competitionRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2017 | CBC News

    Grawp the 1,176-pound pumpkin became somewhat of a celebrity in Jeff Pelletier's North Vancouver neighbourhood this summer. On Saturday, people came to see the gourd off before a pumpkin-weighing contest.

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