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# british-columbia - Thursday 18 November, 2021

Canada death toll set to rise and military helping evacuations as floods ravage Pacific coast
# British Columbia
# British Columbia

Canada death toll set to rise and military helping evacuations as floods ravage Pacific coast

Nov 18th 2021, 7:16 AM 14,776 Views 0 Comments

The floods have left one dead and four missing, and forced thousands to flee their homes.

# british-columbia - Monday 18 October, 2021

Canada's Trudeau to visit indigenous children's graves
# British Columbia
# British Columbia

Canada's Trudeau to visit indigenous children's graves

Oct 18th 2021, 7:13 AM 6,526 Views 7 Comments

The remains of more than 200 children were uncovered at the British Columbia school in May.

# british-columbia - Saturday 29 May, 2021

Remains of more than 200 children found at indigenous school in Canada
# Canada
# Canada

Remains of more than 200 children found at indigenous school in Canada

May 29th 2021, 2:45 PM 44,704 Views 45 Comments

British Columbia premier John Horgan said he was ‘horrified and heartbroken’ to learn of the discovery.

# british-columbia - Monday 18 May, 2020

Canadian aerobatic crew member killed as plane crashes in residential street during display
# The Snowbirds
# The Snowbirds

Canadian aerobatic crew member killed as plane crashes in residential street during display

May 18th 2020, 8:50 AM 24,679 Views 6 Comments

One crew member was killed in the crash while another was seriously injured. A house was also set on fire.

# british-columbia - Friday 26 July, 2019

Armed police and tracker dogs search for missing teen murder suspects in remote Canadian forest
# Gillam
# Gillam

Armed police and tracker dogs search for missing teen murder suspects in remote Canadian forest

Jul 26th 2019, 11:24 AM 22,208 Views 19 Comments

The two men had been presumed missing – but then were named suspects.

# british-columbia - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

Canadian police probe link between tourist double murder and case of two missing young men
# British Columbia
# British Columbia

Canadian police probe link between tourist double murder and case of two missing young men

Jul 23rd 2019, 7:11 AM 35,953 Views 3 Comments

Australian Lucas Fowler (23) and American Chynna Deese (24) were found dead in a rural part of British Columbia.

# british-columbia - Wednesday 17 April, 2019

Canadian police officer cleared over fatal road collision with Irishman
# Squamish
# Squamish

Canadian police officer cleared over fatal road collision with Irishman

Apr 17th 2019, 4:33 PM 23,423 Views 10 Comments

Twenty nine-year-old Brendan Keogh was struck by an unmarked police vehicle in March 2018.

# british-columbia - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Irishman found after going missing in Canada
# British Columbia
# British Columbia

Irishman found after going missing in Canada

Nov 20th 2018, 9:39 PM 43,735 Views 4 Comments

Police had asked for the public’s help in locating Damien Hanley.

# british-columbia - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

Irishman in hospital after being hit by police vehicle in Canada
# Squamish
# Squamish

Irishman in hospital after being hit by police vehicle in Canada

Apr 4th 2018, 4:05 PM 26,880 Views 4 Comments

The Department of Foreign Affairs is aware of the case and is providing consular assistance.

# british-columbia - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

Over €100k raised for family of missing Irishman as Canadian police suspend searches
# Stood Down
# Stood Down

Over €100k raised for family of missing Irishman as Canadian police suspend searches

Jul 5th 2017, 8:59 AM 21,086 Views 12 Comments

David Gavin disappeared after swimming with friends at the start of the month.

# british-columbia - Sunday 2 July, 2017

Search underway for Irishman who went missing while swimming in Canada
# British Columbia
# British Columbia

Search underway for Irishman who went missing while swimming in Canada

Jul 2nd 2017, 4:57 PM 23,527 Views 1 Comment

The man was swimming with friends on Friday afternoon.

# british-columbia - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Canadian Islamic converts were 'inspired' by Boston bombings in terror plot
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Canadian Islamic converts were 'inspired' by Boston bombings in terror plot

Jun 3rd 2015, 10:31 AM 12,741 Views 31 Comments

The couple targeted a packed Canada Day celebration with their pressure-cooker bombs.

# british-columbia - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Man charged with having married 24 women since 1990
# I Do I Do I Do
# I Do I Do I Do

Man charged with having married 24 women since 1990

Aug 14th 2014, 6:41 PM 41,546 Views 69 Comments

The man has admitted that he’d forgotten one of his wives when he was asked to tally how many he had.

# british-columbia - Monday 14 July, 2014

Here are the stupidest excuses law-breaking drivers have given police
# Looking Well Guard
From The Daily Edge
# Looking Well Guard

Here are the stupidest excuses law-breaking drivers have given police

Jul 14th 2014, 7:15 PM 41,467 Views 29 Comments

“Yield is really more of a suggestion, isn’t it?”

# british-columbia - Sunday 15 September, 2013

Photos: Canadian island for sale for €55 million (including golf course, naturally)
# Property Porn
# Property Porn

Photos: Canadian island for sale for €55 million (including golf course, naturally)

Sep 15th 2013, 5:30 PM 15,785 Views 25 Comments

Let’s have a gawk around.

# british-columbia - Friday 15 March, 2013

'Lying Cheating Sale': Angry wife takes revenge via Craiglist
# Ragelist
From The Daily Edge
# Ragelist

'Lying Cheating Sale': Angry wife takes revenge via Craiglist

Mar 15th 2013, 10:48 AM 19,316 Views 51 Comments

Failed marriages and the internet: not a good combination.

# british-columbia - Thursday 14 June, 2012

Ecstasy could be legalised, suggests top Canadian health official
# Drugs
# Drugs

Ecstasy could be legalised, suggests top Canadian health official

Jun 14th 2012, 9:44 PM 5,402 Views 31 Comments

Perry Kendall is not calling for the drug’s legalisation but believes a review of drug policies is merited.

# british-columbia - Saturday 19 May, 2012

Vending machine doles out mountain bikes and surfboards to chuffed Americans
# Bonus
From The42
# Bonus

Vending machine doles out mountain bikes and surfboards to chuffed Americans

May 19th 2012, 2:38 PM 721 Views 1 Comment

The British Columbia tourist board came up with a unique way to tempt sports lovers and outdoor enthusiasts north of the border.

# british-columbia - Monday 26 March, 2012

'Ghost ship' from Japan tsunami spotted off Canada
# Ghost Ship
# Ghost Ship

'Ghost ship' from Japan tsunami spotted off Canada

Mar 26th 2012, 8:28 AM 6,909 Views 18 Comments

The fishing vessel has spent the last year drifting all the way across the Pacific with nobody on board.

# british-columbia - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

What it’s like to ride your bike 20,000 miles from Alaska to Argentina
# Saddle Sore
From The42
# Saddle Sore

What it’s like to ride your bike 20,000 miles from Alaska to Argentina

Feb 28th 2012, 7:40 PM 786 Views 2 Comments

Stunning images from a very rough ride.

# british-columbia - Sunday 26 February, 2012

Canadian delegates visit Dublin to attract recruits
# Emigration
# Emigration

Canadian delegates visit Dublin to attract recruits

Feb 26th 2012, 6:30 PM 6,409 Views 43 Comments

About 335,000 job opportunities, mostly construction-based, are projected to arise in British Columbia and Alberta between now and 2014.