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Public invited to attend Full Regimental Funeral

November 20, 2012
Public invited to attend Full Regimental Funeral

Thousands are expected to attend the full regimental funeral Tuesday for the Surrey RCMP officer who was killed last week when his cruiser was involved in a crash. The funeral for 28-year-old Constable Adrian Oliver is taking place at the “Langley Event Centre” on 200th Street. Funeral proceedings being at one o’clock. RCMP spokesperson Sergeant Peter [...]

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Flooding at Surrey Hospital E-R

November 19, 2012
Flooding at Surrey Hospital E-R

A construction accident has caused flooding in the emergency room at Surrey Memorial Hospital. A spokesperson for Fraser Health says some patients are being moved out for the time being, and people should avoid the E-R if their situation is not an emergency. It’s not yet known how long it will take to repair the [...]

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Job action planned for VCC, BCIT and SFU this week

November 19, 2012

Students at Vancouver Community College have the day off Monday thanks to job action from Union staff. CUPE Local 4627 Spokesperson Jo Hansen anticipates job action for months to come, even though they are trying to ease the impact on students.  “We are trying to not hold those people hostage and that is a really [...]

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New twenty dollar bills not working on Translink ticket machines

November 12, 2012
New twenty dollar bills not working on Translink ticket machines

Transit riders won’t be able to use new twenty dollar polymer bills at some ticket machines this week. Translink Spokesperson Drew Snider says they have to roll out a software update so the machines recognize the new notes. He says they faced similar problems when new toonies and loonies were released into circulation, and did [...]

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BC Hydro warns contractors looking to help with Superstorm Sandy

November 10, 2012

BC Hydro is trying to make sure line contractors aren’t leaving the province high and dry during storm season. In letter BC Hydro warns contractors of fines, and quote ‘difficulty in obtaining future work”, if they don’t meet deadlines and responsibilities here in order to leave to help with Superstorm Sandy clean up efforts in [...]

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