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UPDATED: Fin is in again in New Westminster-Coquitlam

NDP incumbent Fin Donnelly carried the day in the riding of New Westminster-Coquitlam, edging out Conservative challenger Diana Dilworth with 46% of the votes cast.

UPDATED: Body found near Coquitlam River identified

Coquitlam RCMP identified the body of an elderly woman found on a hiking trail near the Coquitlam River Saturday as that of 75-year-old Donna Rasmussen, who had been missing from her home for several days.

Kingsbury sentencing delayed; probation, community service sought

Former Coquitlam mayor Jon Kingsbury appeared for sentencing in B.C. Supreme Court Friday with lawyers for both sides asking for a two-year probationary sentence and 150 hours of community service.

Port Coquitlam man missing: police

Police are asking for the public's help in finding a Port Coquitlam man they say has been missing since April 22. Adrien Brouillard, 39, was last seen at about 1 p.m. last Friday when he told his housemate that he was going for a walk.

Bypass changes starting in May

Tri-City drivers will encounter more changes on local roads as part of the Port Mann/Highway 1 project.

CPR busy and hiring

Canadian Pacific Rail is in the midst of a nation-wide hiring blitz, with 88 positions opening up in Port Coquitlam alone.

PoMo seeking input on bike lanes

Port Moody's transportation committee is looking to expand the city's network of bicycle routes and dedicated bike lanes on city roads but they'll be asking residents for their input first.

A heaping plate of B.C.

Centennial secondary school's culinary arts students will set a table for 200 on May 12. What will they serve? British Columbia. The best of B.C.

Schools need tech & money to pay for it: Hyndes

School District 43 needs to upgrade its lagging network to provide reliable internet service or it will be faced with bigger problems, says board chair Melissa Hyndes.

Taxes up 3.56% in PoCo

Homeowners in Port Coquitlam will pay 3.56% more this year in property taxes. On Tuesday, city council unanimously gave three readings to the annual tax rates bylaw, which must be passed by the provincial deadline of May 15 (Coun.
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