LOOK: B.C. Winners Of National Architecture Awards

LOOK: B.C. Winners Of National Architecture Awards

04.28.2014
Three buildings in British Columbia have earned national recognition with the Governor General’s Medals in Architecture. Awarded by...
Canadian Artist Fights Mattel's American Girl Over Name

Canadian Artist Fights Mattel's American Girl Over Name

04.28.2014
A Canadian artist is being forced to spend thousands of dollars in legal fees to defend her trademarked name against Mattel, one of the...
LOOK: Chic Cabin In The Woods

LOOK: Chic Cabin In The Woods

04.28.2014
A Vancouver-based architecture firm can boast about a major international design award for its cabin in the woods. Scott & Scott Architects...
'Probably Caucasian?' This Job's For You!

'Probably Caucasian?' This Job's For You!

04.28.2014
Amid the growing controversy over Canadian restaurants using temporary foreign workers comes a job posting from a B.C. company that's just...
Why British Columbians Want to Speed the Shift to Clean Energy

Why British Columbians Want to Speed the Shift to Clean Energy

04.27.2014
Though the B.C. government primarily sees China as a market for carbon-based fuels -- including the roughly eight million metric tonnes...
Humpback Whales Are No Longer 'Threatened' and it Has Nothing to Do With Pipelines

Humpback Whales Are No Longer 'Threatened' and it Has Nothing to Do With Pipelines

04.23.2014
When the announcement was made that humpback whales would no longer be protected as a "threatened" species in Canada, the public was furious....

Removing Humpback From Threatened List A GOOD Thing: Scientists

04.23.2014
Biologists are defending the science behind the Canadian government's recent decision to downgrade North Pacific humpback whales from the...
Humpback Whale REMOVED From 'Threatened' List

Humpback Whale REMOVED From 'Threatened' List

04.22.2014
The North Pacific humpback whale is no longer protected as a "threatened" species after the Canadian government quietly downgraded its...
Medical Marijuana RECALL

Medical Marijuana RECALL

04.22.2014
In what's believed to be the first-ever marijuana recall in Canada, a B.C. company is asking its clients to avoid using a batch of Purple...
Why Does B.C. Gov't So Desperately Want Grizzly Bears Dead?

Why Does B.C. Gov't So Desperately Want Grizzly Bears Dead?

04.19.2014
We want these bears dead. This is the message the B.C. government's "reallocation policy" sends across the country. This policy is also...
Squamish on the Precipice: Saying 'No' to LNG

Squamish on the Precipice: Saying 'No' to LNG

04.19.2014
We were told how other towns that accepted this industrial turn now look. It's not pretty. "Drive through some of those towns," we were...
Town With Most To Gain Leads On Northern Gateway Rejection

Town With Most To Gain Leads On Northern Gateway Rejection

04.16.2014
With a federal decision on Northern Gateway imminent, this vote in Kitimat sets the tone. If the Canadian government supports the project,...
B.C. Quietly Drops Environmental Requirement

B.C. Quietly Drops Environmental Requirement

Dene Moore, The Canadian Press  04.16.2014
VANCOUVER - The B.C. government is exempting about 99 per cent of the natural gas produced in the province from automatic environmental...
ICBC Refund Cheques Will Be In the Mail

ICBC Refund Cheques Will Be In the Mail

04.16.2014
ICBC customers who want to find out if the public auto insurer owes them money will have to wait for a letter in the mail. ICBC will...