|Crews battling largest recorded wildfire in B.C. history - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 07:06:29 -0700|
3,800 people remain displaced and nearly 10,000 more have been warned that they may need to leave on a moment's notice.
|‘It’s still broken’: Passenger takes on WestJet after airline drops wheelchair - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 06:00:00 -0700|
A Vancouver man facing debilitating illness says he's been dealt another blow by WestJet after the airline dropped his expensive electric wheelchair.
|After terrorizing family, 250 pound brazen bear punched in face - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 14:25:00 -0700|
A determination was made to kill the animal over its "aggressive actions and lack of fear of humans."
|Police, Forever 21 investigating alleged voyeurism at downtown store - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 18:43:00 -0700|
Megan Edwards was shopping when she noticed what she believes was camera lens.
|Soaring gas prices linked to solar eclipse: report - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 16:39:13 -0700|
The price of gas in the Lower Mainland topped $1.40 on Monday.
|Body found in Surrey laneway IDed as 19-year-old from Edmonton - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 14:42:00 -0700|
Tanner Krupa was found unresponsive in a laneway on 127A Street early Sunday morning.
|Ferrari driver, 22, charged after luxury car clocked at 210 km/h - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 11:53:00 -0700|
Yihao Wang has been charged with excessive speeding after an incident on the Lions Gate Bridge.
|Greens to table ridesharing legislation in the fall - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 13:33:00 -0700|
Vancouver is currently the largest city in North America without ridesharing.
|Moon blots out the sun over much of B.C. in historic solar eclipse - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 08:07:00 -0700|
Experts say about 86 or 87 per cent of the sun was eclipsed over Metro Vancouver.
|Number of fatal overdoses in Vancouver this year exceeds total for all of 2016 - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:12:00 -0700|
A total of 232 people have fatally overdosed so far this year, compared to 2016's total of 231.
|B.C. dealer's life insurance claim denied over crime affiliation, but mystery surrounds death - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 18:00:25 EDT|
The company says his presumed death was a result of his involvement in criminal activity — but there are no clues as to how or why he died.
|Looking for signs of life in B.C's rare glass sponge reefs - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 08:00:00 EDT|
The first scientific exploration of two rare glass sponge reefs off British Columbia’s coast has revealed one healthy reef and one mostly dead, ancient reef.
|Did you peek? Optometrist sees spike in calls following solar eclipse - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 16:35:35 EDT|
Some optometrists are reporting a spike in calls from people who looked at the sun during the solar eclipse.
|It takes a village — and about $20Gs — to get to Little League World Series - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:14:28 EDT|
Canada's representative at the Little League World Series has taken a typical journey for teams who participate, one that includes nearly non-stop competition and travel with all of the attendant costs.
|Brazen bear punched after breaking into home on B.C.'s Sunshine Coast - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 00:31:27 EDT|
RCMP say conservation officers later put down the bear after determining it lacked a fear of humans.
|Police identify Edmonton man as victim of apparent homicide in Surrey, B.C. - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 21:37:35 EDT|
Police say officers were called early Sunday morning after a report of an altercation when a man was found dead in a back alley.
|Meet the homeless man who built Abbotsford's 'amazing' shopping cart bridge - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 23:00:37 EDT|
Shane Patmore is working tirelessly to build a community — complete with bridges and comfortable places for people to sleep — for Abbotsford's homeless population.
|B.C. still has hundreds of teaching vacancies with school year weeks away - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 21:25:47 EDT|
School districts across B.C. are still looking for teachers to fill hundreds of full-time and part-time positions.
|Dave Bawa fuses R&B with Bhangra at CBC Musical Nooners - Tue, 11 Jul 2017 15:07:36 EDT|
Join us July 7 to Aug. 25, 2017 for a free summer concert on our CBC Vancouver outdoor stage at noon.
|Ferrari driver charged after allegedly going 210 km/h on Lions Gate Bridge - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 22:24:23 EDT|
Yihao Wang, 22, faces one charge of excessive speeding and police say it is not his first speed-related infraction.
|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