Victoria Newswire (Page 6)

Victoria Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Victoria, BC. (Page 6)

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  1. Grand Spectacle Solar eclipse dazzles viewers across AmericaRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2017 | Fox News

    ... scientists monitored animal and plant behavior as daylight turned into twilight and the temperature dropped. Near Victoria, British Columbia, where 91 percent of the sun was eclipsed, science and math teacher Clayton Uyeda was going to watch from a ...

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  2. Canadians across the country taking in partial solar eclipse...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | Northern Life

    ... eclipse, where the moon completely covers the sun, blacking out the sky and turning day into night momentarily. Victoria is expected to get the best view of the rare celestial event, with 90 per cent of the sun blocked out above the British Columbia ...

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  3. Ready for the eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | Castanet.net

    ... get a partial eclipse. Half of the sun will be covered in Halifax, N.S., and nearly 90 per cent will be covered in Victoria, B.C.

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  4. Hard to Eclipse: Once-in-a-century spectacle is loomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | NEWS.com.au

    ... Illinois. Picture: Scott Olson/Getty Images/AFP Clayton Uyeda and his wife Jo are photographed along Dallas Rd. in Victoria, B.C., on Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. Picture: Chad Hipolito/The Canadian Press via AP Keith Lyons sells eclipse-themed hats and ...

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  5. Photo: A ship full of Canada sails around Baffin IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | Nunatsiaq News

    The Polar Prince, a special Canada 150 ship, stops into Clyde River Aug. 9. The C3, or "coast to coast to coast" cruise is taking Canadians from Toronto, up through the Northwest Passage and will then wind up in Victoria, B.C. this summer on an epic, 23,000-km journey to celebrate Canada's 150th birthday. That journey has been split up into 15 legs and each leg will host a different group of Canadians, pre-selected through an application process.

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  6. Canadians will throw various viewing events for the partial eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | Canada.com

    Clayton Uyeda and his wife Jo will be enjoying the partial eclipse while traveling from Swartz Bay to Tsawwassen ferry terminal on the mainland. The couple are photographed along Dallas Rd. in Victoria, B.C., on Friday, August 18, 2017.

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  7. Roberts chasing the solar eclipseRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2017 | Lethbridge Herald

    ... eclipse can be seen throughout Canada, there is nowhere in the country that will be able to see the full coverage. Victoria, B.C., will have the best positioning to see almost 91 per cent of the overall eclipse. Calgary and Lethbridge will see ...

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  8. Eclipse eve: Millions converge across US to see sun go darkRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | The Gleaner

    Clayton Uyeda and his wife, Jo, are photographed along Dallas Road in Victoria, B.C., on Friday. The couple will be enjoying the partial eclipse while travelling from Swartz Bay to Tsawwassen ferry terminal on the mainland.

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  9. Michael Stone.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | 24 Hours

    Last month, you could hear the collective global gasp when news broke that eminent Zen Buddhist Michael Stone had passed away in Victoria, B.C. The shock was a natural reaction to the unexpected death of a beloved force of nature, a powerful communicator who, through his ability to make ancient spiritual ideas fresh and relevant, helped improve the lives of countless people around the world. Stone left behind a wife and two children - with another on the way - and would have celebrated his 43rd birthday this past Saturday.

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  10. How, when and where to watch Monday's solar eclipse in CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | CTV

    ... a partial eclipse, ranging from about half of the sun covered in Halifax, N.S., to nearly 90 per cent coverage in Victoria, B.C., where only a small sliver of sun will be visible. Click here or scroll down to see a map detailing the path of the ...

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  11. Solar eclipse transforms tiny Oregon town into red hot tourist destinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | CBC News

    ... expectation of good weather. (Kim Brunhuber/CBC) That's why Canadian astronomer Chris Gainor drove to Madras from Victoria, BC. Back home, about 90 per cent of the sun will be blocked by the moon. But 100 per cent, Gainor says, is just different. ...

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  12. Canadians plan to attend various viewing events to catch a partial eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | Medincine Hat News

    Clayton Uyeda and his wife Jo will be enjoying the partial eclipse while traveling from Swartz Bay to Tsawwassen ferry terminal on the mainland. The couple are photographed along Dallas Rd. in Victoria, B.C., on Friday, August 18, 2017.

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  13. Weekend hit list: Pet-a-palooza and blessing of the beasts to free concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    A dog stretches out for a catch during a dock diving event at a previous edition of Pet-a-Palooza. The two-day festival drew nearly 20,000 in Victoria last year.

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  14. Justin Trudeau Crashed A Wedding Because He CanRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | She Knows

    The Wedding Crashers are honestly amateurs compared to Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada and all around super cool human being, who recently crashed a wedding while riding in a kayak . While taking a nice holiday break in the Gulf Islands National Park Reserve by Victoria, British Columbia, the prime minister and his wife, Sofie, took a lovely kayaking trip on the water, where a couple dressed to the nines in the white gown and suit were spotted by the kayaking pair.

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  15. Meet Mahihkan - the wolf of Monterey Ave.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... wolf actually came back with us from the Seattle Art Fair." Winchester Galleries , with locations in Oak Bay and Victoria, commissioned renowned Canadian sculptor Joe Fafard to create Mahihkan specifically for the booth in Seattle. "We had so much ...

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  16. First confirmed instance of carfentanil in VictoriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | GlobalNews

    FILE PHOTO: Carfentanil was found mixed with heroin in Victoria. This is the city's first instance of the drug.

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  17. How Canada's best independent movie theatres have survivedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Canada.com

    It is not long before showtime on a cool Saturday evening in early August at The Vic Theatre in downtown Victoria, British Columbia. The organic coconut-oil popcorn is popping.

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  18. Rugby: Player's gruesome leg injury brings out best in teammates and opponentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | The London Free Press

    ... and I went to University Hospital that night and had it re-set again, which sucked. "They Voyageur-ed me over to (Victoria Hospital), and I was there for a day or two before my surgery, where they put in a couple of plates and pins." Fournier is a ...

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  19. Youth Theatre head directs - and writes - new playRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Homer News

    ... people trying to solve their problems and fix their friendships." Heading into her second year at the University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Schneider started a draft in December and continued writing in through February. At first she ...

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  20. Investigators are calling out Betsy DeVos' controversial...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | SFGate

    ... called Biocybernaut, offers exclusive, week-long, $15,000 retreats in Sedona, Arizona; Bavaria, Germany; and Victoria, British Columbia. Participants sit in darkened rooms for 12 to 14 hours a day, doing rotations of auditory and visual feedback ...

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