|Man rushed to hospital with gunshot wounds: VPD - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 18:21:00 -0800|
A man in his 30s with gunshot wounds was rushed to hospital Saturday.
|Yellow vest protests spread to Canada, criticizing illegal immigration, taxes - Sun, 16 Dec 2018 08:18:00 -0800|
Originally starting in France, yellow vest protests have spread across Canada with many being held across the country criticizing the federal government over taxes, immigration and other issues.
|U.S. lettuce, cauliflower products recalled in Canada - Sun, 16 Dec 2018 09:09:00 -0800|
Health Canada is recalling certain U.S. cauliflower, red and green lettuce products which were sold in several provinces including Ontario, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and New Brunswick.
|'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
|Extreme weather sparks boil water advisory in Prince Rupert, B.C. - Sun, 16 Dec 2018 11:38:46 -0800|
A boil water advisory is in effect for the 12,000 residents of Prince Rupert, B.C., following extreme weather this year.
|'Beautiful bundle of Christmas spirit': Delta woman delivers cards to homeless - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 19:48:00 -0800|
Strangers write thousands of homeless men and women in North America to show them that they will not be forgotten this holiday season.
|Two drivers charged nearly one year after exchange student fatally hit - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 14:38:00 -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 17:38:00 -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.
|Canadian public libraries call for more access and better prices for e-books - Sun, 16 Dec 2018 13:00:59 EST|
Public libraries say international publishers are increasingly charging unfair prices and limiting access to e-books and e-audio books, despite a growing demand from patrons.
|'End of an era': Vancouver comic store closing after 44 years - Sun, 16 Dec 2018 09:00:00 EST|
A 44-year-old institution in the Vancouver comic book scene is closing. Comicshop in Kitsilano has been struggling with financial woes.
|Here are 3 stocking stuffers with social impact for the foodie on your list - Sun, 16 Dec 2018 14:00:00 EST|
If you're shopping for a foodie this holiday season, you'll want to hear about some small gifts with big social benefits.
|'FastPass' to Santa: Like a Nexus lane to the jolly old elf - Sun, 16 Dec 2018 12:00:00 EST|
For lots of parents, Christmas isn't complete without heading to the mall for a photo of Santa with the kids. But arriving to a long and over-populated line winding its way toward Santa can be a spine-shuddering nightmare before Christmas
|Kennedy Stewart's permit pledge a test of how many bylaws he's willing to cut - Sun, 16 Dec 2018 11:00:00 EST|
"There's a little bit of just modernizing the bylaws, but also looking at where there's overlap, where is it unnecessarily complicated. Can we eliminate some things? Can we simplify?"
|Fight brewing over synthetic field proposal in East Vancouver - Sun, 16 Dec 2018 10:00:00 EST|
Some Clinton Park locals say they don't want artificial turf replacing the existing grass and gravel fields.
|No, Yukon does not have a 'grizzly bear plague,' experts say - Sun, 16 Dec 2018 08:00:00 EST|
After a fatal bear attack in Yukon last month, some people went online to say it's time to relax bear hunting regulations. But bear experts call that ridiculous.
|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.
|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.
|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.
|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