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8,400 dump truck trips

8,400 dump truck trips

About 8,400 dump trucks loaded with soil will drive up Coast Meridian Road in Port Coquitlam over the next year or so to fill in three properties near DeBoville Slough.

Korean cooks stir it up at city hall

London, Paris, Berlin and Bangkok. And, now, Coquitlam. The latter is the latest in a list of cities where some young people from Korea will be serving a traditional dish to civic employees to promote their homeland.

Help at the hatchery?

The Noons Creek Hatchery is always a busy place and the people who run it are looking for some helping hands. Operated by the Port Moody Ecological Society, the hatchery needs volunteers on weekdays for an hour or more to help with operations.

Council considers tribute to pioneers

Coquitlam's traditionally French-Canadian enclave may soon have plaques on some of its street posts to honour the pioneers who have roads named after them.

Vandal's sentence is upheld

A Coquitlam man accused of keying 43 cars - but who was sentenced to a single count of mischief - had his appeal dismissed last month.

Voting machine fight gets ugly in Anmore

An Anmore village councillor was expected to be censured for harassment Tuesday night after an argument with the mayor over automated voting machines brought accusations of bullying, impropriety and offensive behaviour from both sides.

Court date to be set Aug. 29 in hit-and-run case

The lawyer representing Cory Sater, the Coquitlam man charged with killing Lorraine Cruz and Charlene Reaveley in an alleged hit-and-run crash on Lougheed Highway in February, appeared in Port Coquitlam provincial court Monday.

Hwy. 1 changes for King Edward overpass work

Drivers heading east along Highway 1 in Coquitlam will have to veer a little to the right this week to make way for the new King Edward Street overpass.

A sporting chance

Outfitting young people with new equipment can be an expensive proposition for any family trying to get their kids involved in sports.

Trail has run cold in search for missing man

Coquitlam RCMP are asking the public to once again help them locate a 23-year-old man who went missing nearly a year and a half ago.