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Mastercard to help banks offer Cryptocurrency trading to their clients

Mastercard is announcing a new program where it will serve as a…

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BC RCMP were called to the area around the University Golf Club Oct. 17, 2022 for a targeted incident. (Google Maps/Screenshot)

UPDATE: One man shot dead at Vancouver golf course

3 people suspected of lighting car on fire nearby arrested

BC RCMP were called to the area around the University Golf Club Oct. 17, 2022 for a targeted incident. (Google Maps/Screenshot)
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CRIMESTOPPERS: ‘Most wanted’ for the week of Oct. 16

CrimeStoppers’ weekly list based on information provided by police investigators

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Thirty-one candidates are vying to be Delta’s next mayor, council and school board. (from left) Top row: mayoral candidates George Harvie, Joginder Randhawa and Peter van der Velden; councillor candidates Maha Balakumar, Rod Binder, Daniel Boisvert, Duncan Callander and Jessie Dosanjh. Second row: councillor candidates Alicia Guichon, Julien Jacques, Jennifer Johal, Moneca Kolvyn, Dylan Kruger, Brian Read, Stephan Sun and Pamela Swanigan. Third row: school trustee candidates Nuno Antunes, Erica Beard, Nimmi Daula, Andrea DeWolff, Ammen Dhillon, Masako Gooch, Carmen Halpenny and Alisa Horth. Bottom row: school trustee candidates Nick Kanankos, Maury Kask, Joe Muego, Bruce Reid, Whitney Saip Dyck, Daniel Tonn and Val Windsor. (Duncan Callander photo by James Smith/Black Press Media; all other photos submitted)

It’s Election Day in Delta: Here’s everything you need to know

Polls open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. as residents vote for mayor, councillors and school trustees

Thirty-one candidates are vying to be Delta’s next mayor, council and school board. (from left) Top row: mayoral candidates George Harvie, Joginder Randhawa and Peter van der Velden; councillor candidates Maha Balakumar, Rod Binder, Daniel Boisvert, Duncan Callander and Jessie Dosanjh. Second row: councillor candidates Alicia Guichon, Julien Jacques, Jennifer Johal, Moneca Kolvyn, Dylan Kruger, Brian Read, Stephan Sun and Pamela Swanigan. Third row: school trustee candidates Nuno Antunes, Erica Beard, Nimmi Daula, Andrea DeWolff, Ammen Dhillon, Masako Gooch, Carmen Halpenny and Alisa Horth. Bottom row: school trustee candidates Nick Kanankos, Maury Kask, Joe Muego, Bruce Reid, Whitney Saip Dyck, Daniel Tonn and Val Windsor. (Duncan Callander photo by James Smith/Black Press Media; all other photos submitted)
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Google initiates the end of passwords

In a blog post on Oct. 12, Google announced that web admins…

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Vancouver Canucks forward Ilya Mikheyev, of Russia, skates during the NHL hockey team’s training camp in Whistler, B.C., Thursday, Sept. 22, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

THE MOJ: Canucks adopt philosophy of making a good offence their best defence

Unable to fix the blueline, Vancouver looks to outscore the opposition

Vancouver Canucks forward Ilya Mikheyev, of Russia, skates during the NHL hockey team’s training camp in Whistler, B.C., Thursday, Sept. 22, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
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Jamaica bans broadcasts that glorify drugs or crime

Jamaica’s government says that music and TV broadcasts that, “could give the…

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Netflix sets $7 monthly price for its ad-supported service

Starting November 3 2022 you will be able to get the streaming…

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Robbie Coltrane, ‘Harry Potter’ Star, dead at 72

Coltrane, who portrayed Hagrid in ‘Harry Potter,’ died on today (Oct. 14)…

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Flooding on a rural home in the Hatzic community taken on Nov. 29, 2021, a day before the third atmospheric river event. (Black Press Media file photo)

B.C. communities warned to prepare for flooding when rain hits drought-ridden areas

Dry weather can increase initial flood risk, River Forecast Centre says

Flooding on a rural home in the Hatzic community taken on Nov. 29, 2021, a day before the third atmospheric river event. (Black Press Media file photo)
Winnipeg Blue Bombers' Dalton Schoen (83) is tackled by B.C. Lions' Delvin Breaux Sr. (23) after making a reception during the second half of CFL football game in Vancouver, on Saturday, July 9, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

THE MOJ: Lions path to clinching 2nd place not as tough as you might think

Winnipeg will be relaxed, resting starters and less focused for two remaining tilts

Winnipeg Blue Bombers' Dalton Schoen (83) is tackled by B.C. Lions' Delvin Breaux Sr. (23) after making a reception during the second half of CFL football game in Vancouver, on Saturday, July 9, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
A woman was struck and killed while crossing mid-block near the intersection of Powell and Gore streets in Vancouver on the evening of Oct. 10, 2022. (Google Streetview)

Woman struck and killed while crossing Vancouver street on Thanksgiving Day

Death marks 9th pedestrian fatality in city for 2022 so far

A woman was struck and killed while crossing mid-block near the intersection of Powell and Gore streets in Vancouver on the evening of Oct. 10, 2022. (Google Streetview)
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Trick or Treat with Tim Hortons

The new bucket is now available for a limited time at participating…

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A grassfire seen east of Grand Forks, B.C., on Oct. 9, 2022. (Tyler Takes Photos, contributed)

PHOTOS: 151-hectare grassfire burning between Grand Forks, Christina Lake along Hwy. 3

The fire is in Gilpin Grasslands Park along Highway 3

A grassfire seen east of Grand Forks, B.C., on Oct. 9, 2022. (Tyler Takes Photos, contributed)
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CRIMESTOPPERS: ‘Most wanted’ for the week of Oct. 9

CrimeStoppers’ weekly list based on information provided by police investigators

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Seattle Seahawks quarterback Geno Smith reacts after his 8-yard touchdown run during the first half of an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions, Sunday, Oct. 2, 2022, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

THE MOJ: Don’t be surprised if Geno Smith keeps the Seahawks soaring

Many factors allowing former journeyman to shine in starter’s role

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Geno Smith reacts after his 8-yard touchdown run during the first half of an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions, Sunday, Oct. 2, 2022, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)
A food delivery person wears a face mask as they walk away from a downtown Vancouver restaurant with a pick-up on Dec. 3, 2020. The B.C. government is aiming to cap food delivery fees in the province permanently. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Marissa Tiel

B.C. plans to make cap on food delivery fees permanent

Cap would limit delivery companies from charging restaurants more than 20%

A food delivery person wears a face mask as they walk away from a downtown Vancouver restaurant with a pick-up on Dec. 3, 2020. The B.C. government is aiming to cap food delivery fees in the province permanently. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Marissa Tiel
Rising flood waters are seen surrounding barns in Abbotsford, B.C., Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021. B.C.’s Ombudsperson is hoping to speak with people who were impacted by 2021 floods and wildfires to determine how well the government responded. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward)

B.C.’s Ombudsperson wants to hear from people impacted by 2021 floods, wildfires

Office is investigating whether provincial support programs were administered fairly

Rising flood waters are seen surrounding barns in Abbotsford, B.C., Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021. B.C.’s Ombudsperson is hoping to speak with people who were impacted by 2021 floods and wildfires to determine how well the government responded. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward)
The Komagata Maru memorial in Vancouver, as seen in 2018. Police say they are investigating new damage to the memorial, discovered Oct. 4, 2022. (Credit: Artur Anuszewski/Google Maps)

Vancouver’s Komagata Maru memorial vandalized for second time

Glass photograph at front of site smashed on or before Oct. 4

The Komagata Maru memorial in Vancouver, as seen in 2018. Police say they are investigating new damage to the memorial, discovered Oct. 4, 2022. (Credit: Artur Anuszewski/Google Maps)
FILE - This Jan. 29, 2021, file photo shows the packaging and a container of veterinary ivermectin in Johannesburg, South Afric (AP Photo/Denis Farrell, File)

Interior Health warns of pamphlets advertising ivermectin for sale in Kelowna

The health authority warns using ivermectin to treat COVID-19 may cause serious health problems

FILE - This Jan. 29, 2021, file photo shows the packaging and a container of veterinary ivermectin in Johannesburg, South Afric (AP Photo/Denis Farrell, File)
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