|'We see the doom and gloom': Youths rally to demand action on climate crisis - Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:38:00 -0700|
Roughly 200 young people marched the streets of downtown Vancouver Friday, taking part in a "die-in" protest as part of a global week of action against climate change.
|BCSC imposes lifetime bans, $1.7 million in penalties for fraud - Fri, 20 Sep 2019 21:01:58 -0700|
Three men and two mortgage investment companies have been penalized for diverting investors' funds from their intended purpose.
|Is Trudeau photo fury beginning to fade? - Fri, 20 Sep 2019 18:58:00 -0700|
The third day of the controversy swirling around Justin Trudeau's racist makeup came with more conversation about racism and its impact on Canadian society, but also a suggestion that voters may be willing to move on from a series of photos the Liberal leader calls "embarrassing."
|'He told you a yarn': Closing arguments come to an end in Andrew Berry trial - Fri, 20 Sep 2019 10:03:00 -0700|
When describing the testimony of Andrew Berry at his second degree murder trial, Crown prosecutor Patrick Weir told the jury in his closing arguments: "It's like the plot from a bad, low-budget movie."
|Friends outraged after Abbotsford removes memorial mural for teen skateboarder - Fri, 20 Sep 2019 13:57:00 -0700|
The City of Abbotsford is under fire for removing a memorial mural to a young skateboarder – less than three weeks after the teenager’s life was cut tragically short.
|Speaker's chief of staff defends travel expenses amid legislature spending scandal - Fri, 20 Sep 2019 17:30:00 -0700|
"Every single dollar is explainable,” Alan Mullen told CTV News in an exclusive interview.
|New-look Vancouver Giants get ready to open WHL season - Fri, 20 Sep 2019 19:50:54 -0700|
The Vancouver Giants have a new crop of young talent trying to make the team.
|Man arrested in Burnaby in connection with nationwide phone scams - Fri, 20 Sep 2019 16:13:00 -0700|
Mounties have not released the man's name, but say he is in his late 20s and is in Canada on a work visa.
|Young man arrested in connection with bomb threat at Kamloops school - Fri, 20 Sep 2019 16:59:49 -0700|
Police have arrested a young man in connection with a bomb threat that was directed at a Kamloops high school Friday morning.
|From $50 to $500: Port Moody mulls much bigger garbage fine to protect bears - Fri, 20 Sep 2019 17:20:32 -0700|
Failing to secure your garbage bins in Port Moody could soon cost you $500.
|'There's been some glitches': honeymoon between NDP and municipalities show signs of strain - Sat, 21 Sep 2019 12:00:00 EDT|
On the eve of the annual convention for local politicians in B.C., there's a slight disconnect between what the Minister of Municipal Affairs is saying, and the head of the organization representing municipal governments.
|'My words lost control': Vancouver teen apologizes for hurt caused by racist video - Sat, 21 Sep 2019 09:00:00 EDT|
A 16-year-old boy who recorded a video full of hateful and racist statements aimed at blacks claims to be ashamed of both his words and the impact they've had on a Vancouver secondary school.
|B.C. brewery pilots compostable four-pack beer ring carriers - Sat, 21 Sep 2019 13:00:00 EDT|
A Quesnel, B.C. based brewery is trying to reduce its plastic waste by testing the effectiveness of a new biodegradable four-pack beer carrier.
|New overnight hut for hikers and skiers opens near Whistler - Sat, 21 Sep 2019 11:00:00 EDT|
The Kees & Claire Hut will eventually become part of a three-hut system called the Spearhead Huts Project that will connect Whistler and Blackcomb mountains.
|Rackets & Runners still serving Vancouver after 41 years - Sat, 21 Sep 2019 12:00:13 EDT|
Rackets & Runners has changed owners but it hasn't changed its commitment to helping Vancouver's tennis and running enthusiasts.
|Man appealing genetic genealogy murder conviction was a violent child, his family told police - Sat, 21 Sep 2019 04:00:00 EDT|
William Talbott II told his sentencing hearing in the murders of a young B.C. couple that he was not a violent man. But police records of interviews with his family members provide a markedly different portrait of the first person to be convicted through genealogical research.
|Vancouver, you're using escalators wrong, but that's (mostly) OK - Sat, 21 Sep 2019 10:00:00 EDT|
There’s an unwritten rule for taking escalators in Vancouver. People stand on the right side or walk on the left. Makes sense right? Well it turns out this is a very inefficient, and possibly dangerous way to use an escalator.
|A Nakoda father taps First Nations traditions to parent in the modern city - Sat, 21 Sep 2019 07:00:00 EDT|
The CBC documentary Warrior Fathers follows Thomas Snow as he gleans wisdom from his upbringing in Morley on the Stoney Nakoda First Nation to help him parent his children in Calgary.
|'Should you speak up or should you stay silent?': the impact of everyday racism - Fri, 20 Sep 2019 22:14:34 EDT|
In light of photos of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau dressed in brownface and blackface, CBC News spoke to people of colour about their experiences of everyday racism in Metro Vancouver.
|MEC to close its doors across the country as climate strikes hit Canada - Fri, 20 Sep 2019 22:38:14 EDT|
MEC stores across Canada will be closed Sept. 27 until 5 p.m. to allow staff to join demonstrations in their communities.
|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