Turkey Day was a record-breaking chiller

Holiday Monday was coldest on record

October 16th, 2009

Turkey Day was a record-breaking chiller, according to Environment Canada.

Meteorologist Doug Lundquist says last weekend’s cold temperatures, thanks to clear skies and a northerly flow from the Northwest Territories, were some of the coldest on record.

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Crop damage claims hit record high

Crop damage claims hit record high

November 29, 2008

Drought in the Peace River, cold snaps and hail in the Okanagan Valley, and a cool wet spring in the Lower Mainland amount to record payouts predicted to exceed $30 million this year under the provincial crop insurance program.

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