Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Top B.C. News as of 3:30 P.M

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Top B.C. News as of 3:30 P.M

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Top B.C. News

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TUESDAY, Oct. 9

Here are the top B.C. and Yukon news stories from The Canadian Press as of 3:30 p.m. Coverage plans are included when available. Entries are subject to change as news develops. Projected word counts and timing of stories and updates are subject to change.

Contact the B.C. bureau in Vancouver at 604-687-1662 or .

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Condos must tighten rules before Oct. 17: lawyers

Marijuana-Condos

VANCOUVER -- Homeowners groups need to quickly establish rules for marijuana growing and consumption in an effort to nip any problems in the bud, say lawyers who specialize in property law. Robert Noce, a partner with Miller Thomson LLP in Edmonton, said the most common troubles in condominium, townhouse and other mixed-use properties will likely be the smell of smoke and potential mould from growing cannabis. 619 words. By Hina Alam.

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Auditor says B.C. needs to better track tax breaks

Auditor-Taxes

VICTORIA -- British Columbia's auditor general says politicians need to pay more attention to the billions of dollars they provide every year in tax breaks to support government programs and policies. Carol Bellringer said Tuesday in a report the breaks in the form of tax expenditures can continue for decades without oversight on their effectiveness or if they are still required. By Dirk Meissner.

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Homeless B.C. Indigenous Nation buys reserve

Indigenous-Home

CAMPBELL RIVER -- Thomas Smith says his most vivid memory of living on British Columbia's Turnour Island was watching families leave their homes. Five decades later, images of the exodus from the Indigenous village of Kalagwees are just as clear, he said. PHOTO. 530 words. By Dirk Messiner.

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British hiker rescued from Crown Mountain

Rescue-Hiker

VANCOUVER -- A hiker from the United Kingdom stranded on a mountain outside Vancouver has beebn rescued. …

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