Victoria Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Power restored to thousands after harsh weather causes outages across B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Canada.com

    ... area was southern Vancouver Island, including the communities of Saanich, Colwood, Duncan, Langford and parts of Victoria. Gonzales Point had the strongest wind with a 90 km/h gust Sunday morning, while the Inner Harbour had winds up to 85 km/h and ...

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  2. Museum Musings: The legacy of the TapleysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Madison Publishing

    ... where Jean's heart was however, as when she died on Aug. 11, 1982 she was buried in Whistler. Margaret moved to Victoria, B.C. where she was a manager of a newsstand in the Empress Hotel. It was here she met her husband Henry Esworthy and married ...

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  3. Vancouver Island will rip open like a zipper when overdue earthquake strikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Edmonton Journal

    ... The bay is also the home to the Huu-ay-aht First Nations village of Anacla, about 300 kilometres northwest of Victoria, which aboriginal oral history says was devastated when an ancient earthquake convulsed the West Coast of North America. First ...

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  4. Ted Harrison, famous for paintings of Canadian North, dies at 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Vancouver Sun

    ... iconic sign's neon components and replace its burned out lights with LED bulbs. Artist Ted Harrison, shown at his Victoria studio in 2008, was named to the Order of B.C., which was presented to him in June in of that year. VICTORIA - lconic Canadian ...

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  5. Erin Ventures Inc. Closes First Tranche of a Private PlacementRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | PR-inside.com

    FSCwire / Press Release The following press release was disseminated by FSCwire for Erin Ventures Inc. --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- Victoria, British Columbia - Erin Ventures Inc. . has issued a press release with the following headline: Erin Ventures Inc. Closes First Tranche of a Private Placement To view this press release on the FSCwire website, please either click on the link below, or copy and paste the link into your browser: ..

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  6. Target abandons Canadian plan after less than two yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Vancouver Sun

    ... two years ago, it is abandoning that plan and will close all of the 133 stores in a "fair and orderly" exit. In Victoria, grim-faced Target employees huddled in a 10-minute staff meeting Thursday morning inside the Hillside Centre Target to hear the ...

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  7. GoldON Retains Frontier Merchant Capital for Investor RelationsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | PR-inside.com

    FSCwire / Press Release The following press release was disseminated by FSCwire for GoldON Resources Ltd. --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- Victoria, British Columbia - GoldON Resources Ltd. . has issued a press release with the following headline: GoldON Retains Frontier Merchant Capital for Investor Relations To view this press release on the FSCwire website, please either click on the link below, or copy and paste the link into your browser: ..

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  8. This land is my land, says woman disputing development applicationRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Telegram

    City council Monday deferred a vote on an application to build a dwelling at 55 Windemere Rd. in Goulds after receiving a letter from a lawyer representing Lillian Maude Rendell of Victoria, B.C., who says she owns the land. "It has recently come to Mrs. Rendell's attention that a Margaret Grace Steele purportedly conveyed her property to her son, Darrin Michael Steele on December 12, 2012, and that structures have been erected on Mrs. Rendell's property without Mrs. Rendell's permission," reads the letter sent by Brian Rendell, Lillian Rendell's son.

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  9. Next step taken on Parkway extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Goldstream Gazette

    ... would allow residents of Sooke and Metchosin to avoid the urban areas of Langford and Colwood when travelling to Victoria, by giving more direct access to the Trans Canada Highway, Mahovlich said. It would also allow residents in the Sooke Lake Road ...

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  10. New couples-based therapy aims to help veterans with PTSDRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | CBC News

    A new couples-based therapy has been launched in Victoria, B.C., to help veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD. Couples Overcoming PTSD Everyday , or COPE, is founded by veteran Chris Linford and his wife Kathryn Linford.

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  11. NDP MPs say they're looking to form next government, despite polls showing them in third placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Hill Times

    'I think we keep our eye firmly on the target, which is one Stephen Harper,' Victoria MP Murray Ranking told The Hill Times in an interview. 'I think the people of Canada will understand that we are the better alternative; it's keeping our eye on that ball that's keeping us busy today.

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  12. FSI Announces an Increase in Fourth Quarter, and Full Year 2014 RevenueRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | PR-inside.com

    FSCwire / Press Release The following press release was disseminated by FSCwire for Flexible Solutions International Inc --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- Victoria, British Columbia - Flexible Solutions International Inc . has issued a press release with the following headline: FSI Announces an Increase in Fourth Quarter, and Full Year 2014 Revenue To view this press release on the FSCwire website, please either click on the link below, or copy and paste the link into your browser: ..

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  13. New Zealand Urged To Arrest Poachers; Defence Minister Blasts Ron...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | International Business Times

    ... several countries anchor off shore while taking part in ceremonies marking the Canadian Navy's 100th anniversary in Victoria, British Columbia June 11, 2010. The ships are (L-R) Japan's JDS Atago, New Zealand's HMNZS Endeavour, United States USS ...

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  14. Leamington minors face 37 mischief charges after rash of "obscene" graffitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Windsor Star

    A public works employee in Victoria, B.C., applies paint remover to graffiti on a memorial in this 2008 file photo. A pair of Leamington minors will face a whopping 37 charges of mischief after OPP arrested them in connection with a rash of crude graffiti tags.

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  15. Is patronage of the musical arts dead in Victoria BC?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Examiner.com

    Patronage is the support, encouragement and financial aid that an individual or organization gives to another, and it seems that in Victoria, BC, where music is concerned, we may have lost touch with this important art form. In the history of the arts, patronage was often bestowed upon musicians by kings and the wealthy to allow them to develop their art form and share it without concern for renumeration.

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  16. On Deck - Upcoming sporting events in ChilliwackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Head coach and owner of Four Directions Martial Arts Academy Darwin Douglas is scheduled for his 11th professional mixed martial arts fight at the River Rock Casino on Jan. 24. His opponent in the catchweight class will be Ryan Ballingal of Victoria, B.C. at Battlefield Fight League 34 in Richmond. Douglas' record is 4-6 and Ballingal's is 4-8 in his career .

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  17. New Charlie Hebdo issue availableRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Castanet.net

    ... _ five in Toronto and two in Ottawa. In British Columbia, the issue will be at two stores in Vancouver and one in Victoria. Calgary, Fredericton, Moncton and Halifax will each have one retailer carrying the magazine. The irreverent publication had ...

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  18. No charges against two B.C. police officers after service dogs bite suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Canada.com

    ... have been approved against two police officers after suspects in separate incidents were bitten by service dogs. VICTORIA - B.C.'s Criminal Justice Branch says no changes have been approved against two police officers after suspects in separate ...

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  19. B.C. woman recalls her work to crack Nazi codes for British during WWIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | CBC News

    At 94, Olive Bailey, of Victoria, B.C., is one of the last survivors of a team that pulled off one of the greatest intelligence coups of the Second World War. In 1940, Bailey was recruited by British military intelligence and assigned to Bletchley Park where a team of math whizzes was trying to crack Nazi transmission codes.

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  20. betajetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | EETimes

    ... were just coming in (~1994) I rented a Buick (only had abouit 700kms on the clock) in Vancouver BC and drove to Victoria BC and then ferried across the Straits of Juan de Fuca to Port Angeles WA. We were touring around in Olympic National Park on ...

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