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UPDATED: Privacy commissioner issues report on government transparency

July 26, 2013
UPDATED: Privacy commissioner issues report on government transparency

A mixed review today from B.C.’s Information and Privacy Commissioner on Premier Christy Clark’s open government initiative. Elizabeth Denham says progress has been made under the program launched in 2011, but more must be done. Denham makes 18 recommendations including a call to post MLAs hospitality expenses and calendars online. Currently, only travel expenses of [...]

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UPDATED: Mother-daughter horse ride ends in tragedy

July 4, 2013
UPDATED: Mother-daughter horse ride ends in tragedy

A mother and daughter horse ride in Ladner last night has ended with the mother dead and the daughter being treated in hospital. Delta Police Sgt. Ciaran Feenan says it is “just a tragic accident.” Feenan says a 43-year-old woman and her 18-year-old daughter were on their horses when their mounts were spooked by a [...]

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(Updated) One dead, dozens treated after drug overdoses at Paradiso Festival in Washington

July 2, 2013

One man died and dozens of people were treated after overdosing on a drug called Molly at a weekend music festival at the Gorge Amphitheatre in central Washington, authorities said. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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(Updated) Temperatures soar into record books in several B.C. communities on Canada Day

July 2, 2013

Several temperature records were set on Canada Day around B.C. “Impressive,” said Environment Canada meteorologist John McIntyre. “The story is that usually these hot spells are at the end of July, so we’re starting pretty early with well-above-normal temperatures.” Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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(Updated) Witness describes horror of mid-air collision near Pemberton that left four dead

June 30, 2013

Four people are dead after a Cessna plane and a glider collided mid-air near the Nairn Falls provincial campground near Pemberton shortly after 1 p.m. today, according to the Joint Rescue Coordination Centre. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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