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Search and rescue drowning inquest begins

November 19, 2012
Search and rescue drowning inquest begins

An inquest examining how a swift water search and rescue expert drowned during a recovery operation begins in Nelson Monday morning. Sheila Sweatman’s leg was caught in a steel cable and she was dragged under water in June 2011. CBC | British Columbia News

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New Westminster team heading to Eastern U-S for tips on disaster management

November 17, 2012
New Westminster team heading to Eastern U-S for tips on disaster management

A committee from New Westminster will be heading to the coast of the Eastern United States to learn a few things about how to handle a disaster like Superstorm Sandy. City Councilor Chuck Puchmayr says a third of New Westminster lives below the flood plain and there have been a couple of close calls over [...]

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DNA expert testifies at Hyatt trial

November 15, 2012
DNA expert testifies at Hyatt trial

Ashlee Hyatt, 16, was fatally stabbed at a Peachland house party in 2010. Global TV BC News

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Anti-bullying expert gives tips on standing up to bullies

November 13, 2012
Anti-bullying expert gives tips on standing up to bullies

Author and anti-bullying expert Barbara Coloroso addressed the Erase Bullying conference in Vancouver today, giving parents and students tips on how to effectively stand up to bullies.  Global TV BC News

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Study on bullying one group short

November 13, 2012
Study on bullying one group short

The BC Government may be using a room at Simon Fraser University’s Vancouver Campus for its Erase Bullying Summit Tuesday, but it hasn’t invited anybody from the University’s own research team looking into online bullying. Chantal Faucher with the University’s Cyber Bullying Research team admits she was surprised nobody asked for her involvement in the [...]

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