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Driver who killed senior wants to appeal conviction

April 12, 2013
Driver who killed senior wants to appeal conviction

The man who was convicted of mowing down an 83-year-old at a Surrey bus stop wants a new trial. Gurjit Dhillon was found guilty last fall of dangerous driving causing the death. Pritnam Benning had been waiting for a bus in 2009 when he was hit by Dhillon’s speeding corvette. The senior died in hospital [...]

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Apple Store in Oakridge Mall robbed

March 5, 2013
Apple Store in Oakridge Mall robbed

 (photo courtesy of placeslookup.com) Vancouver Police are looking for three men who robbed a computer store at Oakridge Mall. Shortly before 7pm, the suspects discharged bear spray when they entered the Apple Store and stole several items. Some stolen goods were later recovered by a police dog, but police haven’t caught any of the men [...]

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Huge barn fire in Abbottsford

November 7, 2012
Huge barn fire in Abbottsford

 (photo courtesy of Kevin MacDonald) No injuries are reported after a huge barn fire in rural Abbotsford early this morning. The 80 foot by 50 foot barn near Ross Road and 58th Avenue burst into flames about 1:30am. A woman living in a trailer next to the barn woke up to what she thought was [...]

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Rita Chretien thankful husband’s remains finally found

October 2, 2012
Rita Chretien thankful husband’s remains finally found

Rita Chrétien says she’s had closure for some time, but is now thankful to have tangible proof of how her husband died. Albert Chrétien’s remains were finally found over the weekend in the Nevada bush – a year and a half after he and his wife got lost and he went for help. Rita says [...]

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Remains of Albert Chretien found

October 1, 2012
Remains of Albert Chretien found

(photo courtesy of Reuters) The remains of a B-C man missing more than 18 months have been found in Nevada. A couple of hunters found Albert Chretien’s remains on Saturday. The 59-year old disappeared in March of last year with his wife Rita who was found alive 48 days later. The hunters, Rodney Thompson and [...]

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