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Time Traveller: The 'Grandview Gang' roamed the wilds of North Van 100 years ago

Time Traveller: The 'Grandview Gang' roamed the wilds of North Van 100 years ago

This cabin used to sit along Mosquito Creek, back when the area was an isolated location that housed small logging operations
West Van police ask for help to find stolen church bell

West Van police ask for help to find stolen church bell

An old church bell was stolen from the front steps of St. Stephen’s Anglican Church in Dundarave, police say
Grouse Mountain trail and tram closures incoming for upgrades, maintenance

Grouse Mountain trail and tram closures incoming for upgrades, maintenance

The BCMC Route and Grouse Grind will be closed at various times over the next few months
Effort to replace old streetlights with LEDs switches on across the North Shore

Effort to replace old streetlights with LEDs switches on across the North Shore

The new lights are supposed to improve public safety while lessening light pollution
Here's what to do if a bear follows you

Here's what to do if a bear follows you

Bear behaviour expert Ellie Lamb says when bears follow, you should teach them that's bad manners.
Time Traveller: Chief Dan George challenged stereotypical portrayals on screen

Time Traveller: Chief Dan George challenged stereotypical portrayals on screen

The activist, longshoreman and First Nations leader didn't start acting until he was in his 60s
Section of Cypress trail system closed after bear follows jogger

Section of Cypress trail system closed after bear follows jogger

The closure near Lost Lake is expected to last two weeks, and shouldn't affect access to Hollyburn Lodge or the Hollyburn Ridge cabin community
Coho Festival returns to West Van's Ambleside Park with Coho Swim

Coho Festival returns to West Van's Ambleside Park with Coho Swim

Witness showcases of salmon conservation initiatives and other family-fun activities
Sunday swimming group makes church of the sea

Sunday swimming group makes church of the sea

A secular group led by a local celebrant makes space for people to share their grief, and let it go
District of North Van residents near forests encouraged to get free fire-risk assessment

District of North Van residents near forests encouraged to get free fire-risk assessment

In addition to making your home safer, getting certified FireSmart could save you on insurance