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Buyer Beware

A Vancouver woman says internet fraudsters are using photos and information about her condo to scam vacationers, and the police say there isn't much they can do. Heidi Rahn was shocked to see her Kel...
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Teen Killer To Appeal Sentence

WEST KELOWNA, B.C. - The mother of a girl who was killed at a house party in Peachland, B.C., three years ago says the teenager convicted of manslaughter will appeal her sentence.Charrie Hyatt says th...
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MEANEST DRIVER EVER

KELOWNA, B.C. - Mounties in Kelowna, B.C., have picked up the case of a heartless SUV driver and a grieving pet owner.Police in the Okanagan city are searching for the driver after an incident on Feb....
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The Notorious Bacon Brothers: Inside Gang Warfare on Vancouver Streets

Jamie Bacon didn't even see the two guys on the street in front of the Surrey house at about one in the morning on April 13. But as he drove his Corvette into the driveway, the two men sent a cascade of .45-caliber shells at him. Five shells hit the car, seven penetrated the garage door. Jamie instinctively leapt from the car, which continued to roll until it hit the house. As the two assailants ran away, Jamie pulled out a Glock handgun and fired four shots at them.
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Jonathan Bacon Gang Slaying Won't Be The Last

Of course, selling drugs is a dangerous game. With so much money involved, friction between rival gangs often emerges, and disagreements over territory frequently erupt into violence. Because of this, gangs form alliances for mutual protection. In B.C., as with the rest of Canada, those alliances fall into two groups -- those aligned with the Hells Angels and those against them.
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Movin' On Up!

British Columbia's real estate market could be recovering with a report predicting that housing starts will trend up this year. The province's housing starts are expected to climb from 27,465 homes in...