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New Seabus to be built, ‘over there’

December 19, 2012
New Seabus to be built, ‘over there’

Shipyard workers want to know why Translink went offshore and awarded a contract to a shipyard in the Netherlands to build another Seabus. Shipyard General Workers Federation President George MacPherson says Allied Shipyards of Vancouver, one of the rejected bidders, has the expertise for the project, “We’re absolutely amazed by it. We got a local bidder [...]

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It’s snowing… be careful out there!

December 18, 2012

It could be a tough morning commute in Metro Vancouver because of snow. CKNW’S Mark Madryga has this warning. “Based on the radar it looks like all of south Surrey, Langley, and it’s creeping into most of Surrey and there’s another band just headed for downtown too but it’s really bad where I am.  These [...]

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Shirley Bond on missing women’s inquiry report: ‘there is an understanding mistakes were made’

December 18, 2012
Shirley Bond on missing women’s inquiry report: ‘there is an understanding mistakes were made’

Minister of Justice and Attorney General Shirley Bond addressed the families of the missing women today after Commissioner Wally Oppal delivered the findings of his inquiry into Robert Pickton investigation. Global TV BC News

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Stevie Cameron: ‘There are lots of Mr. Picktons around’

December 17, 2012

Stevie Cameron wrote two books about the Pickton case. She still wants to know more about how the police failed the victims globeandmail – British Columbia

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Birds have been to the top, now they want to stay there

December 3, 2012

When the University of B.C. basketball Thunderbirds came out of the gate like Greyhounds earlier this season, they worked themselves into the No. 1 national ranking after a couple of the traditional powers, including Carlton, took unexpected pratfalls. But then the Birds did the same themselves when they dozed into a deep defensive slumber and [...]

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