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Stranded hikers airlifted from Alaska Into The Wild site

June 2, 2013
Stranded hikers airlifted from Alaska Into The Wild site

A group of Germans had to be rescued by helicopter this week from the Alaska site immortalized in the book and movie Into the Wild. CBC | British Columbia News

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Alaska starting first full cruise ship season under fuel rules meant to cut emissions

May 2, 2013

More than 1 million cruise ship passengers are expected to visit Alaska this year, but industry officials fear new fuel standards intended to limit pollution from large ships could drive vessels away and lower that number later. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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Orphaned otter finds permanent home at Vancouver aquarium

March 22, 2013
Orphaned otter finds permanent home at Vancouver aquarium

An orphaned sea otter rescued from Alaska last fall now has a permanent home at the Vancouver aquarium. Global TV BC News

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Vancouver Aquarium takes in rescued baby otter

March 22, 2013
Vancouver Aquarium takes in rescued baby otter

A rescued sea otter that was found stranded in Alaska has taken up permanent residence at the Vancouver Aquarium. CBC | British Columbia News

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Police still looking for answers in Highway of Tears murders

March 20, 2013

Police trying to solve the murders of 15 women along BC’s Highway of Tears are confident they’ll be able to provide more answers for all the families missing their loved ones more than 30 years. RCMP Staff Sgt. Wayne Clary  says even though it’s been six months since they linked serial killer Bobby Jack Fowler to [...]

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