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B.C. Farmed Salmon Moratorium Remains

VANCOUVER - Federal Fisheries Minister Gail Shea says she will not lift the moratorium on aquaculture development in British Columbia's Discovery Islands for the foreseeable future.The announcement ca...
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A Grizzly Adventure in British Columbia

While the black bear is common in some urban areas -- with sightings even in Vancouver's suburbs as the bears search for ripe fruit from the trees and troll the recycling bins -- the grizzly bear is British Columbia's wilderness giant. Visiting with grizzlies in the wild had long been a dream of mine, and this spring we decided to head up the coast to see if we could view some of BC's iconic mammals.
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Headless Sea Lion Found On B.C. Beach

Officials with the Department of Fisheries and Oceans are investigating after a headless sea lion was found dead on a Campbell River beach on Vancouver Island. The massive animal's rotting corpse was...
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Did A Shark Attack B.C. Woman?

A Vancouver Island woman believes a shark bit off part of her finger in B.C. waters while she was trying to surf for the first time. Kaitlin Dakers, 23, of Campbell River, was in Tofino earlier this...
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RCMP Takes Down Pellet Gun-Toting Teens

Three teenage boys, armed with what police thought were handguns and an assault rifle, were arrested in what police call a high-risk takedown early Sunday morning in Campbell River, B.C. Campbell Riv...
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bc family wins jackpot

(CBC) -- A Vancouver Island man and his family are $36 million richer after winning Friday's $36-million Lotto Max jackpot, a Victoria television station has reported. David Rennie, his partner Sandra...