|New Netflix series questions North Shore teens’ murder convictions - Sun, 24 Sep 2017 18:20:00 -0700|
Atif Rafay and Sebastien Burns were convicted in the 1994 murder of Rafay's parents.
|Single mom desperately seeking kidney spends Kidney Walk in hospital - Sun, 24 Sep 2017 19:37:00 -0700|
Shabrina Rahim hopes to find a donor so the can spend more time with her 8-year-old son.
|Conservative MP Dianne Watts announces bid for B.C. Liberal leadership - Sun, 24 Sep 2017 13:16:00 -0700|
She will resign her seat as MP for the federal Conservatives in order to run for provincial leadership.
|Vancouver reconciliation walk draws thousands - Sun, 24 Sep 2017 16:52:00 -0700|
The walk is an opportunity to educate and build better relationships, say organizers.
|Shots ring out in two Surrey neighbourhoods overnight - Sun, 24 Sep 2017 13:52:00 -0700|
RCMP are investigating two different reports of shots being fired just after 5 a.m. Sunday.
|Vancouver police shoot man near 18th Ave. and Manitoba St. - Sat, 23 Sep 2017 19:08:00 -0700|
Witnesses say a man breaking and entering into a home was injured by police and taken to hospital.
|Hockey community shaken by fire at Surrey hockey shop - Sat, 23 Sep 2017 17:14:00 -0700|
The fire also shut down Surrey Central Skytrain station for six hours on Saturday.
|School bus contractor leaves special needs students stranded - Sat, 23 Sep 2017 14:26:00 -0700|
Up to 40 students with special needs in Surrey are still waiting for bus service three weeks into the school year.
|B.C. contest winner sings on stage with Paul McCartney in Brooklyn - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 17:53:00 -0700|
Gregg Anderson won a charity contest to join the legendary rocker on stage at Barclay Centre.
|'She was my rock': Family devastated after grandma killed in hit-and-run - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 18:56:00 -0700|
Mounties are searching for a driver who left a 48-year-old woman to die between Maple Ridge and Mission.
|B.C. eyes stricter distracted driving penalties as collisions surge - Sun, 24 Sep 2017 21:00:50 EDT|
Distracted drivers killing more people than drunk drivers, B.C.'s solicitor general says
|B.C. municipalities eager for finance reform breakthrough under new government - Sun, 24 Sep 2017 22:54:15 EDT|
A years-long crusade to get big money out of British Columbia's municipal elections may finally make headway now that a new provincial government is overhauling its own reputation as the campaign finance ne'er-do-well of the western world.
|Are classic high school novels becoming outdated? - Sun, 24 Sep 2017 21:00:00 EDT|
As classrooms become more culturally and ethnically diverse, some educators ask why can't we update the material our kids are reading?
|Vancouver's Grandview Lanes racks up 70 years of bowling - Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:41:54 EDT|
The long-time, family friendly bowling on Commercial Drive first opened in 1947.
|Thousands march in Vancouver's Walk for Reconciliation - Sun, 24 Sep 2017 13:21:34 EDT|
The event began with an opening blessing led by Chief Robert Joseph, and followed a two-kilometre route to Strathcona Park.
|'Very rare' King-of-the-Salmon fish found on Vancouver Island beach - Sun, 24 Sep 2017 13:00:00 EDT|
Ben Baker was walking his dog along Oak Bay's Rattenbury Beach at low tide when he stumbled on the shimmering, purple fish.
|Weed needs: B.C. Almanac broadcast talks pot with municipal leaders live from UBCM convention - Sun, 24 Sep 2017 22:11:21 EDT|
Mayors from across the province are at the Vancouver Convention Centre this week for the 112th Union of B.C. Municipalities convention. This year, members will vote on a special resolution regarding cannabis legalization.
|U.S. group funds Canadian research treatments for deadly bat disease - Sun, 24 Sep 2017 22:39:47 EDT|
How do the fat stores and cave conditions in British Columbia affect the likelihood of a bat, or a specific species of bat, to survive the deadly white-nose fungus? An inter-disciplinary, cross-border research group is looking to find out.
|Motion picture spending in B.C. hits all-time high - Sun, 24 Sep 2017 20:01:38 EDT|
The provincial government estimates $2.6 billion will be spent this fiscal year — a 35 per cent increase.
|'Where jazz meets the spirit': B.C.'s oldest jazz vespers celebrate 25 years in Vancouver - Sun, 24 Sep 2017 20:17:24 EDT|
Jazz Vespers at St. Andrew's-Wesley United Church marks 25th anniversary with concert spectacular on Sept. 30.
|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