|U.S. edges Canada to win gold in women's hockey - Wed, 21 Feb 2018 23:18:00 -0800|
Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson scored in a shootout to lift the United States to a 3-2 win over Canada in the championship game at the Pyeongchang Winter Games on Thursday.
|Vancouver elementary school teacher suspended over racial slur - Wed, 21 Feb 2018 13:24:00 -0800|
Some students at Trafalgar Elementary were handed papers with the "N-word" on them.
|More trouble for Trudeau India trip over invitation error, reports of Modi snub - Thu, 22 Feb 2018 03:58:00 -0800|
Justin Trudeau's turbulent trip to India is drawing domestic political criticism and raising eyebrows internationally as the Prime Minister's Office deals with the fallout of its botched party invitation to a convicted attempted murderer.
|What do the budget's child care changes mean for B.C. families? - Wed, 21 Feb 2018 18:32:00 -0800|
Low-income earners will basically get free child care, but only if they can find a space.
|Police combing Vancouver park for signs of missing mom - Wed, 21 Feb 2018 14:04:00 -0800|
Su Yi Liang's BMW was seen in New Brighton Park within hours of the 37-year-old's disappearance.
|'We used to be so close': Alta. appeals to B.C. residents in full-page ads - Wed, 21 Feb 2018 10:31:00 -0800|
Alberta has spent $62,000 trying to drum up support for Kinder Morgan's pipeline in B.C.
|Coquitlam piano teacher granted bail amid sex assault allegations - Wed, 21 Feb 2018 11:30:00 -0800|
Dmytro Kubyshkin has been charged with assaults alleged to have occurred in the 1990s and 2014.
|Fatal Vancouver fire likely could have been prevented - Wed, 21 Feb 2018 18:28:00 -0800|
The home on East 47th had no working smoke detectors, and a power bar may have been overloaded.
|Leg, foot found near Jordan River identified as remains of Wash. State man - Wed, 21 Feb 2018 15:47:00 -0800|
In December, a lower leg and foot were found inside a black shoe in Jordan River by a man walking his dog.
|Mall security footage released of man sought in sex assault of 12-year-old girl - Wed, 21 Feb 2018 13:56:00 -0800|
Police say a man approached two girls in a store at the Bay Centre and sexually assaulted one of them.
|B.C. government hopes $15 million for more sheriffs will address court delays - Wed, 21 Feb 2018 22:46:33 EST|
The province has set aside funding to address delays in B.C.'s courts, but some would like to see further measures put in place.
|Canadians split 50/50 over pipeline debate: poll - Thu, 22 Feb 2018 09:01:30 EST|
There's no shortage of opinions on whether the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project should go ahead and the role provincial governments should play. Now there's statistical evidence that proves just how split opinions are.
|Farms, homes, roads, wildlife in Surrey, B.C., under threat from rising water levels - Thu, 22 Feb 2018 10:01:15 EST|
With roughly 20 per cent of land in Surrey, B.C., sitting on a coastal floodplain threatened by climate change, the city is preparing for rising water levels that could severely damage residential neighbourhoods, businesses, natural habitats and infrastructure.
|Vancouver parents denounce long kindergarten wait lists - Wed, 21 Feb 2018 21:19:22 EST|
Hundreds of parents in Vancouver are livid this week after being told their children won't be accepted into the kindergarten in their catchment area or nearby school — especially for popular programs like French immersion.
|CBC Radio personality Arthur Black dead at age 74 - Thu, 22 Feb 2018 02:04:02 EST|
Black died after a battle with pancreatic cancer.
|Olympic wake-up call: Day 13 news you might have missed from the Winter Games - Thu, 22 Feb 2018 04:40:50 EST|
Here's a quick recap of all the important Olympic news you might have missed overnight, and a look at what's still to come later today.
|Convicted attempted murderer invited to reception with Trudeau in India - Wed, 21 Feb 2018 19:46:27 EST|
Jaspal Atwal, a convicted former member of an illegal Sikh separatist group, was invited to dine with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at a formal event hosted by the Canadian High Commissioner Thursday in Delhi.
|Record check misses 'shocking revelations' in B.C. Children's Ministry file - Thu, 22 Feb 2018 08:00:00 EST|
A Kamloops judge is asking why a Ministry of Children and Family Development record search failed to reveal a history of domestic violence associated with a child's guardian.
|Greyhound to stop serving B.C.'s Highway of Tears, Yukon and Vancouver Island - Wed, 21 Feb 2018 16:20:05 EST|
B.C. Passenger Transportation Board has given Greyhound Canada permission to stop serving northern British Columbia and Vancouver Island.
|Real estate industry casts doubt on B.C.'s housing affordability plan - Thu, 22 Feb 2018 07:00:00 EST|
Groups representing B.C.'s developers and realtors are critical of the new housing taxes announced in the budget this week. It's left many in the real estate industry skeptical that the province's 30-point plan will realistically improve affordability.
|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