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‘Call before you dig’ didn’t work in Quesnel, company says

July 31, 2013
‘Call before you dig’ didn’t work in Quesnel, company says

FortisBC said that inaccurate maps are to blame for the major gas leak that was triggered by a contractor’s digging in the Cariboo District city of Quesnel, B.C. on Monday afternoon. . CBC | British Columbia News

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Coast Guard call to bathtub in river a false alarm

July 29, 2013
Coast Guard call to bathtub in river a false alarm

It was an exercise in patience for the Coast Guard last night. Around 9:30 p.m., the hovercraft was deployed to reports two men floating down the Fraser River near Stevenson in a bathtub. Turns out, it was just a small boat. Coast Guard officials say the middle-aged men at the “helm” were never in any [...]

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Sex offender to call Fraser Valley home

July 19, 2013
Sex offender to call Fraser Valley home

A repeat sex offender is moving into the Fraser Valley. And corrections officials have a warning for Graham Lackey’s new neighbours. The 46-year old is considered high-risk. He has a long criminal history — with convictions for indecent exposure, possession of child pornography, uttering threats and theft. Officials won’t say exactly where he’ll be living [...]

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Family avoids close call after canoe capsizes in Columbia River

July 17, 2013
Family avoids close call after canoe capsizes in Columbia River

RCMP say a family survived a possibly deadly situation on the Columbia River near Trail because they did all the right things. Cpl. Dave Johnson says a couple and their three kids were canoeing down the river when they were caught in a whirlpool. The canoe capsized, but Johnson says everyone made it to shore [...]

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Coquitlam house fire confirmed as murder/suicide call

July 15, 2013

Homicide investigators now classify a suspicious fire in Coquitlam as a murder/suicide. The fire broke out on July 9th in the 11 hundred block of Cottonwood Drive. Police say Benyoucef Assen killed his wife, Agnes Assen, and then set the house on fire, killing himself. People close to the family revealed at the time the [...]

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