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The Mendenhall Glacier, seen in May 2016. (Angelo Saggiomo/Juneau Empire)

Western Canada heat wave accelerates rate of glacier melt, experts say

Most of the glaciers in Alberta and B.C. mountains are projected to disappear by the end of the century


Four dogs that were treated at a Nanaimo veterinary hospital died of heat stroke this past weekend, says a veterinary technologist. (Stock photo)

4 dogs in Nanaimo die from heat stroke

Pet owners asked to take care amid record-setting heat wave


Parking lots, beaches and swimming docks were packed at Westwood Lake Park on Monday, June 28, which was predicted by Environment Canada to be the hottest day of the current heat wave before temperatures cool by mid-week. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)

Nanaimo swelters in record-high temperatures

Relief from thermometer-shattering heat expected by mid-week