|Third storm in a week brings more wind, rain to Metro Vancouver - Sat, 21 Oct 2017 15:49:00 -0700|
Up to 70 millimetres of rain were expected in the Fraser Valley Saturday night
|Business owners relieved at reopening of Burrard Bridge - Sat, 21 Oct 2017 18:09:00 -0700|
The 85-year-old bridge was ‘falling apart’ before restoration began last year, mayor says.
|Federal health minister makes first visit to Downtown Eastside - Sat, 21 Oct 2017 16:59:00 -0700|
Ginette Petitpas-Taylor was in Vancouver to announce new funding for a drug treatment program.
|$9,000 bogus bridge bill could be one of thousands: CTV News investigation - Sat, 21 Oct 2017 12:04:00 -0700|
Jeffrey Hann's truck was recorded crossing the Golden Ears Bridge on days he knows he was out of town.
|International visits to B.C. increased in August - Sat, 21 Oct 2017 14:39:00 -0700|
Compared to last year, more than 110,000 additional visitors have come to B.C. so far in 2017.
|No parole for 17 years for Serena Vermeersch's killer - Fri, 20 Oct 2017 07:43:00 -0700|
The judge described Raymond Caissie as a "violent, merciless man without a conscience."
|A ‘bad ass’ honour: Mayor proclaims ‘The Rock’ Day - Sat, 21 Oct 2017 13:54:38 -0700|
Thursday, Oct. 19 was Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Day in Vancouver, though it wasn’t announced until Friday.
|Skating champion Karen Magnussen warns about ammonia gas leaks - Sat, 21 Oct 2017 12:38:00 -0700|
The Langley resident was injured in 2011 in an ammonia leak like the one that killed three in Fernie this week.
|Plush children's toys recalled due to choking hazard - Fri, 20 Oct 2017 17:04:00 -0700|
The plush wind-up lamb and rabbit toys were sold in stores across Canada between March and August.
|Community rallies as North Shore rescuer's cancer returns - Fri, 20 Oct 2017 13:06:00 -0700|
Jay Piggot beat the odds after he was first diagnosed with a rare type of bile duct cancer in 2015.
|'Displacement is not beautiful': Critics slam Westbank's Fight for Beauty exhibition - Sun, 22 Oct 2017 13:00:00 EDT|
Vancouver's arts community is slamming a real estate developer for a public exhibition it has put on display that purports to support the very artists who are disparaging it.
|Human remains found at rural Salmon Arm property - Sun, 22 Oct 2017 12:46:02 EDT|
RCMP officers found the remains while executing a search warrant on Saturday.
|Evacuation order lifted in Fernie, days after deadly arena gas leak - Sun, 22 Oct 2017 12:07:29 EDT|
On Sunday, officials announced that the evacuation order for 55 homes and businesses immediately around the Fernie Memorial Arena had been lifted.
|B.C. crab and prawn fishermen dispute Port of Vancouver no-go zones - Sun, 22 Oct 2017 12:00:09 EDT|
The Port of Vancouver has introduced new regulations around access to the waters near Burrard Inlet. Fishermen who regularly drop traps for crabs and prawns in the area are worried they'll lose millions of dollars in harvest.
|Developers balk at proposed Metro Vancouver sewage fee hike - Sun, 22 Oct 2017 11:00:00 EDT|
The regional district is considering increasing a fee that developers pay to cover required sewage infrastructure in new developments.
|Vacant Shaughnessy mansion gutted in 3-alarm blaze overnight - Sun, 22 Oct 2017 10:38:21 EDT|
The fire engulfed a large mansion on Angus Drive early Sunday morning. Neighbours said the home had been vacant for several years.
|One year from municipal elections, many longtime mayors still deciding futures - Sun, 22 Oct 2017 10:00:00 EDT|
Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson is among those planning to run next year, but others don't want to commit just yet.
|Aftershock: Scientists drill deep beneath Pacific to study past quakes - Sun, 22 Oct 2017 09:00:43 EDT|
For geologists, developing the ability to predict earthquakes is something like finding the Holy Grail — there’s a chance it’s impossible, but it sure would be nice.
|Burrard Bridge reconfiguration complete with heritage lighting and fewer vehicle lanes - Sat, 21 Oct 2017 20:08:10 EDT|
Commuters have one more major arterial route in and out of Vancouver's downtown corridor after construction and improvements wrap on 85-year-old bridge.
|Oprah Winfrey and a host of celebrities attend 'B.C. Miracle Concert' - Sat, 21 Oct 2017 20:36:44 EDT|
Oprah Winfrey, Aerosmith's Steven Tyler and Jay Leno are in Vancouver to attend the David Foster Foundation's 30th annual Miracle Concert.
|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