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Earthquake Doesn't Rattle Bella Bella

VANCOUVER - There was some shaking going on off British Columbia's coast Tuesday, but no one reported feeling the earthquake and at least four subsequent aftershocks.The first quake, with a magnitude...
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Earthquakes Hit Near B.C. Islands

VANCOUVER - Two earthquakes have occurred off the north B.C. coast, the latest in a series that has rattled the area since last fall.The quakes with a magnitude of 4.6 and 4.3 struck about 75 kilometr...
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Earthquake Wake-Up Call For Homeowners

Many B.C. homeowners assume that earthquake coverage is included in their house insurance, or that governments will compensate them for damage, but neither is the case. Many homeowners who aren’t sur...
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Earthquake Communications Lessons From Kitimat

How the evening unfolded after a 7.7-magnitude earthquake hit Haida Gwaii show that the emergency communication system in Kitimat -- the end site of the proposed Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline and at least three planned LNG plants -- needs immediate improvement. For example, it appears from reports in the Kitimat Daily and tweets about the Northern Sentinel that Kitimat emergency services was sending information out by fax.
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7.7 Quake Rattles B.C.

QUEEN CHARLOTTE, B.C. - After a sleepless night of tsunami warnings and aftershocks, triggered by a massive earthquake off British Columbia's northwestern coast, Faye Beaulieu felt a small rumble insi...