'Laughable' Proposal For Nuclear Waste Storage In B.C.

'Laughable' Proposal For Nuclear Waste Storage In B.C.

10.20.2014
An Ontario engineer has picked the area around Salmo, B.C., as the best spot in the country for that province's nuclear waste. The...
'It Was Luck' That Drifting Cargo Ship Disaster Averted In B.C.

'It Was Luck' That Drifting Cargo Ship Disaster Averted In B.C.

Dene Moore, The Canadian Press  10.20.2014
UPDATE - Oct. 20, 2014: The Russian freighter docked in Prince Rupert and is expected to stay for 48 hours for repairs, said the Prince...
Russian Cargo Ship Carrying Fuel Adrift Again In Rough Seas

Russian Cargo Ship Carrying Fuel Adrift Again In Rough Seas

The Canadian Press  10.18.2014
OLD MASSETT, B.C. - A large tug boat arrived Saturday night to hook onto a Russian cargo ship adrift off the British Columbia coast, calming...
Powerless Container Ship Moves Away From B.C. Coast In Rough Weather

Powerless Container Ship Moves Away From B.C. Coast In Rough Weather

Rudy Kelly, The Associated Press  10.18.2014
OLD MASSETT, B.C. - Canadian Coast Guard officials secured a towline to a Russian container ship carrying hundreds of tons of fuel as it...
Halloween Costumes Are Sexualizing Our Youngest Trick-Or-Treaters

Halloween Costumes Are Sexualizing Our Youngest Trick-Or-Treaters

10.18.2014
We quickly located a firefighter costume for boys, complete with a bright red jacket, a traditional helmet and an axe. The girl's version,...
DEVELOPING: Fuel-Laden Container Ship Adrift Off B.C. Coast

DEVELOPING: Fuel-Laden Container Ship Adrift Off B.C. Coast

10.17.2014
A 135-metre container ship carrying bunker and diesel fuel is adrift after losing power off the coast of B.C.'s Haida Gwaii. The Council...
Beer Created In Honour Of B.C. Search And Rescue Pioneer

Beer Created In Honour Of B.C. Search And Rescue Pioneer

10.16.2014
A B.C. brewery has created a new beer in honour of a well-known search and rescue pioneer. All proceeds from the Tim Jones Shredder Golden...
These Kids Have A Brilliant Little Business

These Kids Have A Brilliant Little Business

Emily Lazatin  10.16.2014
Most kids rely on chores to make some extra cash, but the Joseph siblings put their entrepreneurial minds together instead and started...
B.C. Needs To Turn Jobs Blueprint Green

B.C. Needs To Turn Jobs Blueprint Green

10.15.2014
The B.C. Jobs Blueprint has a few worthy goals that, if achieved, will go a long way toward addressing both societal injustices and economic...
Dad Was Right, You Should Change Careers At Least 3 Times In Your Life

Dad Was Right, You Should Change Careers At Least 3 Times In Your Life

10.15.2014
Since I was a little, I knew what I wanted to be: a journalist. My career aspirations helped define my personality and helped shape my...
Proposed Massive B.C. Dam Granted Environmental Assessment Approval

Proposed Massive B.C. Dam Granted Environmental Assessment Approval

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  10.14.2014
VICTORIA - The proposed $7.9-billion Site C hydroelectric dam on the Peace River cleared major environmental hurdles Tuesday as the federal...
Christy Clark's India Trade Mission Weighed Down By Puzzling Delegates

Christy Clark's India Trade Mission Weighed Down By Puzzling Delegates

10.14.2014
B.C. Premier Clark is being accompanied to India by the advanced education minister and 72 travelling companions from different economic...
Canadian Castle Sells For Less Than Most Urban Homes

Canadian Castle Sells For Less Than Most Urban Homes

10.12.2014
A group of investors in B.C. has purchased a New Brunswick castle for $475,000, and plans to convert the 54-room heritage building into...
Liquor Coming To Some B.C. Grocery Stores This Spring

Liquor Coming To Some B.C. Grocery Stores This Spring

The Canadian Press  10.10.2014
VANCOUVER - British Columbians will soon be able to grab a bottle of wine when they're shopping for eggs and broccoli.The provincial government...