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CP Rail yard blockade in Coquitlam posing problems for Port of Vancouver

The Coquitlam rail blockade on Thursday evening. Francis Georgian / PNG A blockade of the huge CP Rail Coquitlam rail yard that began Thursday is threatening major problems for the Port of Vancouver, Canada’s largest, and has shut down West Coast Express commuter trains. About 25 protesters under the name Red Braid Alliance for Decolonial […]

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Vancouver Weather: Rain then sunshine

Expect heavy rain before the weather lifts later Wednesday afternoon in Metro Vancouver. NICK PROCAYLO / PNG VANCOUVER, B.C.: Wednesday, Jan. 29. Metro Vancouver is in for a good soaking today before the weather clears up a bit. Environment and Climate Change Canada says the region can expect rain, at times heavy, with up to 30 […]

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First major blast of winter hits Metro Vancouver region

The first major blast of winter has hit the Metro Vancouver region Sunday. Residents throughout Vancouver woke up to several centimetres of snow and a snowfall warning of more powder on the way. Environment Canada issues snowfall warning “The low pressure system continues its trek across the South Coast this afternoon,” read the warning issued […]

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Trudeau seems open to safe opioid supply proposal in Vancouver: mayor

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with the Mayor of Vancouver, Kennedy Stewart in his office on Parliament hill in Ottawa on Thursday November 21, 2019. Adrian Wyld / THE CANADIAN PRESS The prime minister seems open to a proposal to provide millions of dollars in funding for a safe supply of opioids to reduce overdose […]

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