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Campbell River Mirror
Lightkeepers prove their worthOnce again the federal government’s decision to keep lighthouses staffed has pr
Lightkeepers prove their worth
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 18 hours ago
Once again the federal government’s decision to keep lighthouses staffed has proved invaluable. On Sunday, a lightkeeper stationed at Entrance Island, which is located near Nanaimo, helped save the lives of two kayakers in distress. The lightkeeper... Read more
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Newser
The US Has an 'Icebreaker Gap' With Russia in the Arctic. Obama Says It's Time to Fix That– President Obama yesterday painted a nearly apocalyptic future for Alaska unle
The US Has an 'Icebreaker Gap' With Russia in the Arctic. Obama Says It's Time to Fix That
Newser / Posted yesterday
– President Obama yesterday painted a nearly apocalyptic future for Alaska unless global warming is reined in, reports the AP, and today he's going to touch on the flip side of that: The melting Arctic also raises all kinds of exploration and... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Detroit is worth checking outIf you haven't been to Detroit in awhile, you should. A lot has changed over th
Detroit is worth checking out
Sarnia Observer / Posted 4 days ago
If you haven't been to Detroit in awhile, you should. A lot has changed over the many years that I have been crossing the river. Construction is happening all over town, the streetcars are returning to Woodward Avenue, and more and more of the city’s... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Detroit is worth checking outIf you haven't been to Detroit in awhile, you should. A lot has changed over th
Detroit is worth checking out
Chatham Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
If you haven't been to Detroit in awhile, you should. A lot has changed over the many years that I have been crossing the river. Construction is happening all over town, the streetcars are returning to Woodward Avenue, and more and more of the city’s... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Search for missing diver off Cape Flattery enters second dayLooking south from Cape Flattery, Washington, the northwest-most point in the c
Search for missing diver off Cape Flattery enters second day
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 6 days ago
Looking south from Cape Flattery, Washington, the northwest-most point in the continental U.S. (Photo: Wikimedia.commons) Looking south from Cape Flattery, Washington, the northwest-most point in the continental U.S. (Photo: Wikimedia.commons) CAPE... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Search for missing diver enters second dayCAPE FLATTERY, Wash. (AP) - The Coast Guard's search for a missing diver near C
Search for missing diver enters second day
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 6 days ago
CAPE FLATTERY, Wash. (AP) - The Coast Guard's search for a missing diver near Cape Flattery has entered its second day. Crews began searching for 61-year-old Lynn Flaherty after she was reported missing on Tuesday morning off Duncan Rock. She was... Read more
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The Northern View
MCTS outage causes concernThe union representing Marine Traffic and Communication Services workers with t
MCTS outage causes concern
The Northern View / Posted 6 days ago
The union representing Marine Traffic and Communication Services workers with the Canadian Coast Guard (CCG) are raising red flags after they say an outage at the Prince Rupert base on the night of Aug. 17 left a portion of the coast... Read more
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Calgary Sun
PQ leader suggests sharing of federal assets if Quebec becomes independentRIMOUSKI, Que. -- An independent Quebec would seek to recover its share of nati
PQ leader suggests sharing of federal assets if Quebec becomes independent
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
RIMOUSKI, Que. -- An independent Quebec would seek to recover its share of national assets such as CF-18 fighter-bombers and Canadian Coast Guard ships, Parti Quebecois Leader Pierre Karl Peladeau said Tuesday. Peladeau added a sovereign Quebec... Read more
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The Sault Star
Park prime access point to SuperiorGros Cap Marina Park, near the Government Dock, will become the first of a seri
Park prime access point to Superior
The Sault Star / Posted 13 days ago
Gros Cap Marina Park, near the Government Dock, will become the first of a series of access points to the Lake Superior Water Trail, a paddling route along the lake’s north shore between Sault Ste. Marie and Thunder Bay. Prince Township councillors... Read more
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The Northern View
Unifor raising red flag after outage at Prince Rupert Marine Traffic and Communications ServiceThe union representing Marine Traffic and Communication Services workers with t
Unifor raising red flag after outage at Prince Rupert Marine Traffic and Communications Service
The Northern View / Posted 14 days ago
The union representing Marine Traffic and Communication Services workers with the Canadian Coast Guard are raising red flags after they say an outage at the Prince Rupert base on the night of Aug. 17 left a portion of the coast... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Cruise ship Queen Mary 2 crewman lost overboard, presumed deadQueen Mary 2 crew and passengers looking out into the fog for a crewman who wen
Cruise ship Queen Mary 2 crewman lost overboard, presumed dead
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
Queen Mary 2 crew and passengers looking out into the fog for a crewman who went overboard. KONSTANTIN BINDER/TWITTER LONDON — The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who went overboard off the coast of Newfoundland, early in the... Read more
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metro
Queen Mary 2 calls off search for crew member who fell overboard The search has been called off for a crew member who went overboard from crui
Queen Mary 2 calls off search for crew member who fell overboard
metro / Posted 16 days ago
The search has been called off for a crew member who went overboard from cruise ship the Queen Mary 2. The member of the crew has been missing since yesterday morning, off the coast... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for crewmember who went overboard off coast of NewfoundlandLONDON -- The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who went o
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for crewmember who went overboard off coast of Newfoundland
Calgary Sun / Posted 16 days ago
LONDON -- The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who went overboard off the coast of Newfoundland. The Cunard cruise line said Sunday that the ship and the Canadian Coast Guard had conducted an extensive search after the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmemberLONDON — The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who went ov
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmember
Boston Herald / Posted 16 days ago
LONDON — The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who went overboard off the coast of Newfoundland. The Cunard cruise line said Sunday that the ship and the Canadian Coast Guard had conducted an extensive search after the... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmemberLONDON (CBS NEWS)- The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember w
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmember
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 16 days ago
LONDON (CBS NEWS)- The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who went overboard off the coast of Newfoundland. The Cunard cruise line said Sunday that the ship and the Canadian Coast Guard had conducted an extensive search after the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmemberLONDON -- The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who went o
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmember
Daily Herald / Posted 17 days ago
LONDON -- The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who went overboard off the coast of Newfoundland. The Cunard cruise line said Sunday that the ship and the Canadian Coast Guard had conducted an extensive search after the... Read more
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FOX 6 News Birmingham
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmemberLONDON (AP) - The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who we
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmember
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted 17 days ago
LONDON (AP) - The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who went overboard Saturday off the coast of Newfoundland. The Cunard cruise line said Sunday that the ship and the Canadian Coast Guard had conducted an extensive search after... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmemberLONDON (AP) - The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who we
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmember
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 17 days ago
LONDON (AP) - The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who went overboard Saturday off the coast of Newfoundland. The Cunard cruise line said Sunday that the ship and the Canadian Coast Guard had conducted an extensive search after... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmemberLONDON (AP) - The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who we
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmember
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 17 days ago
LONDON (AP) - The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who went overboard Saturday off the coast of Newfoundland. The Cunard cruise line said Sunday that the ship and the Canadian Coast Guard had conducted an extensive search after... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmemberLONDON (AP) — The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who we
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmember
The Evening Sun / Posted 17 days ago
LONDON (AP) — The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who went overboard off the coast of Newfoundland. The Cunard cruise line said Sunday that the ship and the Canadian Coast Guard had conducted an extensive search after the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmemberLONDON (AP) - The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who we
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmember
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 17 days ago
LONDON (AP) - The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who went overboard Saturday off the coast of Newfoundland. The Cunard cruise line said Sunday that the ship and the Canadian Coast Guard had conducted an extensive search after... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmemberLONDON (AP) - The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who we
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmember
New Jersey Herald / Posted 17 days ago
LONDON (AP) - The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who went overboard Saturday off the coast of Newfoundland. The Cunard cruise line said Sunday that the ship and the Canadian Coast Guard had conducted an extensive search after... Read more
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York Daily Record
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmemberLONDON (AP) — The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who we
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmember
York Daily Record / Posted 17 days ago
LONDON (AP) — The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who went overboard off the coast of Newfoundland. The Cunard cruise line said Sunday that the ship and the Canadian Coast Guard had conducted an extensive search after the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmemberLONDON (AP) - The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who we
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmember
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 17 days ago
LONDON (AP) - The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who went overboard Saturday off the coast of Newfoundland. The Cunard cruise line said Sunday that the ship and the Canadian Coast Guard had conducted an extensive search after... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmemberLONDON (AP) - The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who we
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmember
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 17 days ago
LONDON (AP) - The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who went overboard Saturday off the coast of Newfoundland. The Cunard cruise line said Sunday that the ship and the Canadian Coast Guard had conducted an extensive search after... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmemberLONDON (AP) - The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who we
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmember
Hawaii News Now / Posted 17 days ago
LONDON (AP) - The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who went overboard Saturday off the coast of Newfoundland. The Cunard cruise line said Sunday that the ship and the Canadian Coast Guard had conducted an extensive search after... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmemberLONDON (AP) — The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who we
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmember
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
LONDON (AP) — The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who went overboard Saturday off the coast of Newfoundland. The Cunard cruise line said Sunday that the ship and the Canadian Coast Guard had conducted an extensive search after... Read more
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Salon.com
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmemberLONDON (AP) — The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who we
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmember
Salon.com / Posted 17 days ago
LONDON (AP) — The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who went overboard Saturday off the coast of Newfoundland. The Cunard cruise line said Sunday that the ship and the Canadian Coast Guard had conducted an extensive search after... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmemberLONDON (AP) - The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who we
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmember
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 17 days ago
LONDON (AP) - The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who went overboard Saturday off the coast of Newfoundland. The Cunard cruise line said Sunday that the ship and the Canadian Coast Guard had conducted an extensive search after... Read more
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ABC News
Queen Mary 2 Abandons Search for Missing CrewmemberThe Cunard cruise line said Sunday that the ship and the Canadian Coast Guard h
Queen Mary 2 Abandons Search for Missing Crewmember
ABC News / Posted 17 days ago
The Cunard cruise line said Sunday that the ship and the Canadian Coast Guard had conducted an extensive search after the crewmember was reported missing Saturday morning. The Queen Mary 2 retraced its course in hopes of finding the missing person... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmemberLONDON (AP) — The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who we
Queen Mary 2 abandons search for missing crewmember
Bennington Banner / Posted 17 days ago
LONDON (AP) — The Queen Mary 2 has abandoned the search for a crewmember who went overboard Saturday off the coast of Newfoundland. The Cunard cruise line said Sunday that the ship and the Canadian Coast Guard had conducted an extensive search after... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Swimmer goes missingPolice remind the public that swimming alone far from shore is a really bad ide
Swimmer goes missing
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 19 days ago
Police remind the public that swimming alone far from shore is a really bad idea. Norfolk OPP issued the advisory Thursday after a 20-year-old Brantford woman went missing in the middle of Long Point Bay on Wednesday. Police report two women rented... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Many reasons to re-elect Van KesterenI wonder where Mr. Kelly has been for the last 10 years after reading his take
Many reasons to re-elect Van Kesteren
Chatham Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
I wonder where Mr. Kelly has been for the last 10 years after reading his take on MP Dave Van Kesteren's performance as our representative in Ottawa. He writes that Mr. Van Kesteren is "just not advocating on our behalf" and "he seems to have lost... Read more
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The Northern View
Jack Wells passes awayA man who helped keep the North Coast and Canada itself safe passed away last m
Jack Wells passes away
The Northern View / Posted 20 days ago
A man who helped keep the North Coast and Canada itself safe passed away last month. Jack Wells, who retired as the captain of the Canadian Coast Guard Point Henry in 1988, passed away on July 20. Prior to sailing the seas of the region, Wells... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Boat of missing Casco Bay man found by Canadian Coast GuardLONG ISLAND, Maine — The Canadian Coast Guard has found in Casco Bay the vessel
Boat of missing Casco Bay man found by Canadian Coast Guard
Bangor Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
LONG ISLAND, Maine — The Canadian Coast Guard has found in Casco Bay the vessel belonging to a 31-year-old man from Long Island who had been reported missing on Aug. 2, the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office said Friday evening in a news... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
ELECTION 2015: Candidates respond to election callLocal candidates for federal office in the Oct. 19 election may have been caugh
ELECTION 2015: Candidates respond to election call
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 26 days ago
Local candidates for federal office in the Oct. 19 election may have been caught by surprise last when Prime Minister Stephen Harper dissolved parliament to kick off the campaign ahead of schedule. That doesn’t mean they were caught... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Light the wayThe bow of the NPA Eagle bobbed just close enough to the edge of Entrance Islan
Light the way
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 26 days ago
The bow of the NPA Eagle bobbed just close enough to the edge of Entrance Island for it to be an easy climb onto a barnacle-crusted ladder – the only access by sea to one of Canada’s newly recognized heritage lighthouses. “Watch out for the rock,”... Read more
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Juneau Empire
For Americans and Canadians, 'Olympics' a break from trainingOn the 225th birthday of the U.S. Coast Guard, it was the Canadians who got the
For Americans and Canadians, 'Olympics' a break from training
Juneau Empire / Posted 27 days ago
On the 225th birthday of the U.S. Coast Guard, it was the Canadians who got the loudest applause. In a futile but proud effort, the sailors of the Canadian Coast Guard Cutter Bartlett were pulled across the tug-of-war line by sailors from the U.S.... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Sunken logging camp spoils Zeballos InletA derelict logging float camp partially submerged in Zeballos Inlet poses a ser
Sunken logging camp spoils Zeballos Inlet
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 28 days ago
A derelict logging float camp partially submerged in Zeballos Inlet poses a serious environmental and navigation hazard, but little is being done to remove it, says a Comox logger who has been trying to find someone to take responsibility for the... Read more
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BC Local News
Review flags denial, confusion in slow response to Marathassa oil spillAn independent review of the spill of bunker fuel oil into Vancouver's English
Review flags denial, confusion in slow response to Marathassa oil spill
BC Local News / Posted 30 days ago
An independent review of the spill of bunker fuel oil into Vancouver's English Bay has blamed cleanup delays on the MV Marathassa's initial denial it was the source, as well as miscommunication between responding agencies. The spill soiled beaches... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Coast Guard invades Juneau for 'roundup'The Coast Guard is coming. Starting today, expect to see Juneau’s downtown wat
Coast Guard invades Juneau for 'roundup'
Juneau Empire / Posted 30 days ago
The Coast Guard is coming. Starting today, expect to see Juneau’s downtown waterfront crowded with ships bearing the crossed anchors and red stripe of the U.S. Coast Guard. For the first time since 2012, the Coast Guard is hosting its Buoy Tender... Read more
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Toronto Star
Ship owner’s denial delayed response on Vancouver fuel spill, report saysDARRYL DYCK / THE CANADIAN PRESS A sailboat cuts through bunker fuel that leak
Ship owner’s denial delayed response on Vancouver fuel spill, report says
Toronto Star / Posted 1 months ago
DARRYL DYCK / THE CANADIAN PRESS A sailboat cuts through bunker fuel that leaked from the bulk carrier cargo ship MV Marathassa anchored on Burrard Inlet in Vancouver, B.C., on April 9, 2015. A report reviewing the coast guard's environmental... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Review flags denial, confusion in slow response to Marathassa oil spillAn independent review of the spill of bunker fuel oil into Vancouver's English
Review flags denial, confusion in slow response to Marathassa oil spill
Maple Ridge News / Posted 1 months ago
An independent review of the spill of bunker fuel oil into Vancouver's English Bay has blamed cleanup delays on the MV Marathassa's initial denial it was the source, as well as miscommunication between responding agencies. The spill soiled beaches... Read more
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Surrey Leader
Review flags denial, confusion in slow response to Marathassa oil spillAn independent review of the spill of bunker fuel oil into Vancouver's English
Review flags denial, confusion in slow response to Marathassa oil spill
Surrey Leader / Posted 1 months ago
An independent review of the spill of bunker fuel oil into Vancouver's English Bay has blamed cleanup delays on the MV Marathassa's initial denial it was the source, as well as miscommunication between responding agencies. The spill soiled beaches... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Review flags denial, confusion in slow response to Marathassa oil spillAn independent review of the spill of bunker fuel oil into Vancouver's English
Review flags denial, confusion in slow response to Marathassa oil spill
Abbotsford News / Posted 1 months ago
An independent review of the spill of bunker fuel oil into Vancouver's English Bay has blamed cleanup delays on the MV Marathassa's initial denial it was the source, as well as miscommunication between responding agencies. The spill soiled beaches... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Review flags denial, confusion in slow response to Marathassa oil spillAn independent review of the spill of bunker fuel oil into Vancouver's English
Review flags denial, confusion in slow response to Marathassa oil spill
Peace Arch News / Posted 1 months ago
An independent review of the spill of bunker fuel oil into Vancouver's English Bay has blamed cleanup delays on the MV Marathassa's initial denial it was the source, as well as miscommunication between responding agencies. The spill soiled beaches... Read more
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Langley Times
Review flags denial, confusion in slow response to Marathassa oil spillAn independent review of the spill of bunker fuel oil into Vancouver's English
Review flags denial, confusion in slow response to Marathassa oil spill
Langley Times / Posted 1 months ago
An independent review of the spill of bunker fuel oil into Vancouver's English Bay has blamed cleanup delays on the MV Marathassa's initial denial it was the source, as well as miscommunication between responding agencies. The spill soiled beaches... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Report on environmental response to Vancouver oil spill set to be releasedA report reviewing the coast guard’s environmental response to a fuel spill in
Report on environmental response to Vancouver oil spill set to be released
The Globe and Mail / Posted 1 months ago
A report reviewing the coast guard’s environmental response to a fuel spill in Vancouver’s English Bay that soiled several beaches is expected to be released Friday. The independent review was commissioned by the Canadian Coast Guard after a... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Coast Guard search, loose dock in KincardineThe close to eight-foot waves on Lake Huron off Kincardine are being looked upo
Coast Guard search, loose dock in Kincardine
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 1 months ago
The close to eight-foot waves on Lake Huron off Kincardine are being looked upon with a level of caution after emergency services were called into rough waters. A Canadian Forces Base Trenton marine controller said Goderich's Canadian Coast Guard... Read more
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Kincardine News
Coast Guard search, loose dock in KincardineThe close to eight-foot waves on Lake Huron off Kincardine are being looked upo
Coast Guard search, loose dock in Kincardine
Kincardine News / Posted 1 months ago
The close to eight-foot waves on Lake Huron off Kincardine are being looked upon with a level of caution after emergency services were called into rough waters. A Canadian Forces Base Trenton marine controller said Goderich's Canadian Coast Guard... Read more
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