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# british-columbia - This year 2022

93 potential graves found at Canada school site
# British Columbia
# British Columbia

93 potential graves found at Canada school site

Jan 26th 2022, 9:14 AM 18,815 Views 9 Comments

Since May, more than 1,000 anonymous graves have been found near former schools run by religious groups.

# british-columbia - Last year 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 14,819 Views 1 Comment

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

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 6,556 Views 7 Comments

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

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 44,744 Views 45 Comments

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

# british-columbia - All time

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 24,700 Views 6 Comments

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

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 22,219 Views 19 Comments

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

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 35,966 Views 3 Comments

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

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 23,434 Views 10 Comments

Twenty nine-year-old Brendan Keogh was struck by an unmarked police vehicle in March 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 43,777 Views 4 Comments

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

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 26,893 Views 4 Comments

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

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 21,123 Views 12 Comments

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

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 23,539 Views 1 Comment

The man was swimming with friends on Friday afternoon.

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 12,755 Views 31 Comments

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

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 41,565 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.

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 41,480 Views 29 Comments

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

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 15,815 Views 25 Comments

Let’s have a gawk around.

'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 19,339 Views 51 Comments

Failed marriages and the internet: not a good combination.

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 5,413 Views 31 Comments

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

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 739 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.

'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 6,930 Views 18 Comments

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

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 805 Views 2 Comments

Stunning images from a very rough ride.

Canadian delegates visit Dublin to attract recruits
# Emigration
# Emigration

Canadian delegates visit Dublin to attract recruits

Feb 26th 2012, 6:30 PM 6,423 Views 43 Comments

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