|'Intoxicated' man dies after falling from Victoria bridge: police - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 15:06:00 -0800|
Police in British Columbia's capital say a man has died after climbing the railing of a bridge and losing his balance
|Two drivers charged nearly one year after exchange student fatally hit - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 14:38:58 -0800|
Charges have been laid against two drivers in the death of a Brazilian exchange student who was hit and killed.
|Avalanche Canada issues special warning for B.C. mountains - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 17:38:24 -0800|
Avalanche Canada is warning winter sports enthusiasts that current conditions could easily trigger deadly avalanches.
|'Get to the gas station now': Analyst predicts another Vancouver price increase - Fri, 14 Dec 2018 14:14:00 -0800|
A petroleum analyst suggests drivers will see more pain at the pumps over the weekend, with prices expected to increase several cents overnight.
| Bomb squad called after 'suspicious devices' found during traffic stop - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 12:57:00 -0800|
Police in Richmond found "several suspicious cylindrical devices" inside a vehicle, resulting in them cordoning off a large area.
|'Vary greatly from truth': Surrey mayor's false statements mounting - Fri, 14 Dec 2018 15:29:00 -0800|
From the number of children in minor ice sports to the city's debt, the mayor has said things that don't add up, according to a CTV News investigation. And some voters say he's losing their trust.
|Detainment of two Canadians by China 'very concerning': Freeland - Fri, 14 Dec 2018 06:17:00 -0800|
Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland is calling the detainment of two Canadians in China “very concerning.”
|Vancouver animation team the 'heart' of new 'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse' - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 12:07:00 -0800|
“We wanted that to be visually obvious, because there's all kinds of things you can do in animation you can't do in any other medium.”
|'No support' to revive Energy East, but push for Trans Mountain continues: Trudeau - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 04:00:00 -0800|
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his government has no plans to revive the failed Energy East pipeline project because of a lack of support, but it will continue to push forward with the controversial Trans Mountain pipeline expansion.
|Fake Xanax found on Delta high school student contained fentanyl: police - Fri, 14 Dec 2018 12:53:00 -0800|
Parents in Delta have received an urgent notice after a student's drugs, purchased illicitly as Xanax, tested positive for fentanyl.
|Intoxicated Victoria man dies after falling off Johnson St. Bridge - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 17:34:17 EST|
Victoria police say an intoxicated man died early Saturday morning after climbing on a railing on the Johnson Street Bridge and falling into the water below.
|'I don't get paid, I work for tips only': Meet the man keeping Kamloops' streets clean - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 16:00:00 EST|
Ben James does a pretty thankless job: seven days a week, he’s out picking up garbage and cleaning the streets of downtown Kamloops.
|Vancouver's real divide isn't West vs. East. It's North vs. South - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 11:00:48 EST|
But if you look at the data — in public amenities, in demographics, in political representation — the more significant difference is between north and south.
|A tendency to leak: staff at MOA ensure safety of artifacts amid heavy rains - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 16:37:15 EST|
The familiar drip that follows a heavy Vancouver storm is a sound all too familiar to the staff of the Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia.
|Waiter accused of theft at 'chaotic' Vancouver airport restaurant reinstated by arbitrator - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 10:00:00 EST|
A recent decision from a labour arbitrator has vindicated server Mark Sheehy and reinstated him in his job at Canucks Bar and Grill.
|B.C. couple creates their own Dr. Seuss-inspired Whoville in their backyard - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 18:00:55 EST|
"It’s not just the kids. It’s the adults that come here and they have themselves a great time, too," says Westsyde resident Randy Adams about the tribute to How the Grinch Stole Christmas! he built with his wife Sue.
|RCMP investigating after man shot dead in Prince George - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 16:51:08 EST|
RCMP are requesting the public's assistance as they investigating a homicide in Prince George on Friday night.
|Canada abetting Washington's 'new Cold War' with Huawei arrest, says economist - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 15:19:33 EST|
The arrest of a Chinese tech executive is yet another example that the U.S. is creating "a new Cold War" in international trade, says economist Jeffrey Sachs, who adds that Canada is abetting its southern neighbour.
|What sexual predators look for: advice from a former RCMP officer to keep children safe - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 17:00:00 EST|
Vancouver police continue to search for witnesses and dashcam footage in the sexual assault of a 6-year-old student from JW Sexsmith Elementary, as questions and concerns ignite about how to protect children from predators.
|'Tis the season for longer emergency room waits for kids, says expert - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 16:00:00 EST|
Christy Hay, program manager of BC Children's Hospital Emergency Department says expect higher than normal volume in the ER during the holiday season and offers tips for parents about when to go and what to expect if a visit is necessary.
|More gun violence in Surrey; murder in Burnaby - Mon, 04 Apr 2016 23:55:04 Z|
Since Surrey RCMP said Friday they had implemented successful strategies to combat gun violence, there have been three more shootings.
|B.C. nurses' college warns about helping in assisted-dying cases - Tue, 05 Apr 2016 07:08:34 Z|
A B.C. Supreme Court ruling allowing a terminally-ill woman a medically-assisted death has not opened the door to nurses now participating in hastened death, the College of Registered Nurse of B.C. said Monday.
|Most senior nursing homes miss Ministry of Health staffing guideline - Wed, 06 Apr 2016 19:24:06 Z|
The vast majority of government-funded long-term care homes for seniors in B.C. do not meet Ministry of Health staffing guidelines. The Residential Care Facilities Quick Facts Directory, a report released recently by the Office of the Seniors Advocate, compiles staffing, serious incident reports and other quality of life measures for every publicly funded seniors home […]
|Canucks a royal pain for California contenders, beat Kings 3-2 - Tue, 05 Apr 2016 05:53:40 Z|
Now that the least is expected of them — or wanted from them, if you ask the draftists — the Vancouver Canucks have built their longest winning streak of the season. It began five days ago. It took the Canucks six months and 79 National Hockey League games to win three straight. They finally made […]
|Photos: Top images from around the globe - Tue, 05 Apr 2016 00:17:43 Z|
View the best photographs from hot spots around the world.
|Rental housing is for residents, says Vancouver councillor eyeing Airbnb rules - Tue, 05 Apr 2016 12:04:54 Z|
A Vancouver councillor is eyeing regulation of home-sharing services like Airbnb, as the city’s rental vacancy rate hovers near zero. Coun. Geoff Meggs wants to expand and accelerate a study already underway by city staff on the effect Airbnb and similar websites are having on the supply of rental housing. “We’re going to […]
|No 'gay on the runway': Producer quits St. Paul's fundraiser, citing LGBTQ concern - Tue, 05 Apr 2016 17:22:22 Z|
The founder/producer behind a popular St. Paul’s fundraising gala has resigned after allegedly being told to tone down the show’s LGBTQ presence.
|Vaughn Palmer: Independent MLA leads the charge for election finance reform - Thu, 07 Apr 2016 14:41:53 Z|
As the legislature resumed Monday after a two-week spring break, Independent MLA Vicki Huntington was first on her feet during introduction of bills with as timely a measure as the house has seen this session.
|Ian Mulgrew: Pilot legal aid project supporting families - Tue, 05 Apr 2016 13:33:48 Z|
A pilot legal aid project for parents — particularly aboriginal parents — is showing great promise and getting child-custody disputes out of court and resolved quicker and more cheaply.
|Where is Trudeau government heading on China? - Wed, 06 Apr 2016 17:15:24 Z|
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government is undertaking a major internal review of Canada’s relationship with China, cautiously considering steps that include launching free trade negotiations and helping up to 100,000 Canadian students study there. T