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Powerful earthquake hits north central B.C.: Tsunami warning issued (map)

October 28, 2012
Powerful earthquake hits north central B.C.: Tsunami warning issued (map)

A powerful 7.7 magnitude earthquake has shaken the north-central coast of British Columbia in the Haida Gwaii area. The quake was felt across a wide area that includes Prince Rupert, Quesnel, and Houston. Global TV BC News

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Vancouver second most traffic congested city in North America: report

October 14, 2012

Traffic congestion in the Metro Vancouver area continues to be the second worst in North America after Los Angeles, according to a quarterly report by TomTom, a navigation and map supply company based in Amsterdam. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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Vancouver second most traffic congested city in North America: report

October 11, 2012
Vancouver second most traffic congested city in North America: report

Traffic congestion in Vancouver is the second worst in North America after Los Angeles, according to a quarterly report by TomTom, a navigation and map supply company based in Amsterdam. Global TV BC News

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Thousand year old maps on display in Victoria

October 7, 2012

Envisioning the World: The First Printed Maps exhibit has opened up at the Royal BC Museum. You can see maps that pre-date Christopher Columbus, along with a 1696 map of BC’s coast. News1130: Recent News Articles

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Cell phone doesn’t replace old-fashioned tools in backcountry

August 13, 2012

If you’re heading to the backcountry — bring some old-fashioned tools. That’s the message from North Shore Rescue, with several recent cases of people stranded in the bush — with only a cellphone for navigation. Search Leader Tim Jones says some smartphone apps can be useful on the trails, but ultimately — the battery will [...]

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