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Footage shows 2 people throwing dead dog in Coquitlam dumpster

The BC SPCA has released security footage showing two people throwing a dead dog into a Coquitlam dumpster.

Necropsy results show the dog, a young, female boxer-cross, likely died from hyperthermia before being tossed in the dumpster. 235 more words

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8-car pileup in Coquitlam may be caused by mechanical failure

UPDATE: Coquitlam RCMP Cst. Jamie Phillipson told Global News Wednesday that distracted driving was not a factor in the crash. A mechanical failure in the lead vehicle is being investigated. 83 more words

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Dramatic video captures bizarre police incident in Coquitlam

Coquitlam RCMP and Fire and Rescue were on scene Friday to deal with a shooting that turned into a fiery multi-scene incident.

Just before 6 p.m., police responded after reports came in about shots being fired from one vehicle to another around Guildford Drive and Johnston Street. 122 more words

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Coquitlam wants residents to help keep bears away

Some Coquitlam residents are going to have to pay up after putting their garbage cans out way too early and attracting bears to the neighbourhood. 167 more words

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Azo Bell, Aussie Ukulele Maestro, Gives Workshop and Concert

Aussie Ukulele Maestro, Azo Bell, will be including a stop in Coquitlam during his North of the Equator Tour on September 16, 2016. We are extremely thrilled to have Azo teach and perform in Canada. 623 more words

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Sinkhole in Coquitlam causes water main to burst

City crews in Coquitlam have part of a commuter route open again this morning after a sinkhole caused a water main to burst last night. 172 more words

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VIDEO: Coquitlam residents startled by close bear encounters

A Coquitlam family got a bit of a scare this week as a backyard black bear got a little too close for comfort.

Chris Renwick, who lives with his family and two young children on Burke Mountain, caught a close-up video of a black bear scouring their backyard for apples. 208 more words

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