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Good news if you're a fan of the great outdoors. Happy campers will now have over 500 new campsites to choose from. Environment Minister George Heyman says the growing popularity of camping and environmental tourism are spurring the government to continue increasing the number of campsites and &... [...]
Fri, May 24, 2019
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A B.C. man will appear today on the Dr. Phil Show. Jeff Buziak , the father of a Victoria-area realtor murdered in 2008 hopes to keep the spotlight on the unsolved murder. CTV News is reporting that Buziak flew to Los Angeles to tape the show which airs Friday May [...]
Fri, May 24, 2019
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The first day of school can be stressful but Princess Charlotte will have her older brother to lean on if necessary. Kensington Palace said Friday that 4-year-old Charlotte will join her brother Prince George at Thomas's Battersea school in September. Headmaster Simon O'Malley said the schoo... [...]
Fri, May 24, 2019
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UPDATE 6:55 a.m. The Supreme Court of Canada says Ontario trucker Bradley Barton should be retried for manslaughter, but not murder, in the case of Cindy Gladue, who bled to death in the bathroom of his Edmonton motel room. In a 4-3 decision today, the high court says evidence about [...]
Fri, May 24, 2019
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A rare sight in Burrard Inlet Thursday morning when passengers on a SeaBus spotted a pod of orcas. The orcas surfaced in front of a vessel near Lonsdale Quay at one point causing slight delays for the riders of a SeaBus but Translink indicated the vessel was only about a [...]
Fri, May 24, 2019
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Despite its austere beauty, the Atacama Plateau in Chile is one of the least hospitable places on Earth. It is a 1,000-kilometre strip of land west of the Andes Mountains.The plateau is high enough for altitude sickness (basically the consequences of lack of oxygen) to be a hazard for anyone [...]
Fri, May 24, 2019
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You could have the missing piece of the puzzle that will help the RCMP put someone behind bars. Here are some recent crimes that Central Okanagan Crime Stoppers hope you can help solve by calling our anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net [...]
Fri, May 24, 2019
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British Prime Minister Theresa May says she will step down as U.K. Conservative Party leader on June 7. May is admitting defeat in her attempt to take Britain out of the European Union and sparking a contest to become the country's next prime minister. She will stay as caretaker prime [...]
Fri, May 24, 2019
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The Supreme Court is to rule today on the case of an Ontario trucker acquitted in the death of an Alberta woman in what could set a precedent in Canada's sexual assault laws. Bradley Barton claimed that Cindy Gladue died after a night of consensual rough sex in an Edmonton [...]
Fri, May 24, 2019
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A tentative deal has been reached to settle multiple lawsuits brought against the television and film company co-founded by Harvey Weinstein, who has been accused of sexual misconduct by scores of women. Attorneys involved in the negotiations told a federal bankruptcy court judge during a hearing in... [...]
Fri, May 24, 2019
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