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Coroner's inquest begins into in-treatment death of Brandon Jansen

Correction: A previous version of this story listed an incorrect number of substance-use beds that were opened in B.C. The numbers have now been updated.  603 more words


What Happens When I Die

I know what has to be done by law upon a death, and it seems simple and easy – but is it too easy? I have questions that need answering, such as: 551 more words


Tales from the strangled Ferret - Part 14 - Death of a friend.

Picture credit –  Hannah Tobin.

Part 14 – Death of a friend

The courtroom was quiet, not silent but everyone spoke only when the felt they had to and then is was in quiet, sibilant whispers. 1,192 more words

Richard Kefford

1848 – The paddle steamer ‘The Londonderry’, with immigrants fleeing The Great Hunger, took shelter in Derry harbour.

The ‘Londonderry’, a paddle-steamer which berthed at the quayside in Derry one Sunday in the winter of 1848 was only seven years old, big for a ship of her kind, weighing 222 tons. 331 more words

Irish History

Inquest opens into the death of a young woman on the M20 junction 11a

By Amber Vellacott

An inquest has opened into the death of a woman who died in a car crash on the M20. 153 more words


The Iceberg Genealogist

GenTraveling writes: What is an Iceberg Genealogy Researcher? My definition of an IGR is someone who sits at their computer in their pajamas, only searching internet sites, and expects their family history pedigrees to fall into place. 855 more words

Family History

Did Canada’s failure to fix policing problems in the North lead to the death Lena Anderson?

Willow Fiddler
November 15, 2016

THUNDER BAY – On a cold night in Feburary 2013, Lena Anderson tied the drawstring from her pants to a bar in the back of a police truck and hanged herself. 1,502 more words

Kasabonika Lake