B.C. Wildfires Cost Province $80 Million -- And Counting

B.C. Wildfires Cost Province $80 Million -- And Counting

CP  07. 6.2015
"We are legally able to spend what is necessary to provide protection and combat what is shaping up to be one of the worst fire seasons...
Canada Battles Japan Over B.C. Timber In TPP Talks: Documents

Canada Battles Japan Over B.C. Timber In TPP Talks: Documents

CP  07. 6.2015
OTTAWA - One of Canada's most protected industries — British Columbia timber — has been targeted by Japan in the massive Trans-Pacific...
B.C. Health Minister Asks For Probe Into Controversial Firings

B.C. Health Minister Asks For Probe Into Controversial Firings

CP  07. 3.2015
One researcher Roderick MacIsaac committed suicide after he was fired in 2012.
B.C.'s Housing Escalators: One Goes Up, One Goes Down

B.C.'s Housing Escalators: One Goes Up, One Goes Down

Dermod Travis  07. 2.2015
While everyone's been furiously pointing fingers at each other over Vancouver's skyrocketing house prices, little attention has been paid...
Mount Polley Report Finds No Significant Risks Before Disaster

Mount Polley Report Finds No Significant Risks Before Disaster

CP  07. 2.2015
Poor dam design caused the spill of 24 million cubic metres of silt and water into nearby lakes and rivers last summer.
Vancouver City Employees Should Get $20/Hr: Mayor

Vancouver City Employees Should Get $20/Hr: Mayor

Rhianna Schmunk  06.30.2015
"... too many families are struggling to make ends meet."
Choosing Local Food Is Casting Vote For World We Want To Live In

Choosing Local Food Is Casting Vote For World We Want To Live In

Capt. Trevor Greene  06.26.2015
One epicentre of the Vancouver Island local-food scene is a funky downtown Nanaimo restaurant called Gabriel's Gourmet Café.
Vancouver Island Pot Firm Lays Off 61 People

Vancouver Island Pot Firm Lays Off 61 People

CBC  06.26.2015
The company generated more than $48 million last year, according to a report.
3 Tools to Protect Your Data From Surveillance

3 Tools to Protect Your Data From Surveillance

Kris Constable  06.24.2015
All the tools I recommend are open source, means you don't have to trust me, you can download the source code and look at it yourself before...
Vancouver Company Creates Coffee Pods That Won't Ruin The Earth

Vancouver Company Creates Coffee Pods That Won't Ruin The Earth

Rhianna Schmunk  06.22.2015
G-Kups coffee pods apparently break down in as quickly as a month.
Finally, Jeans You Can Work Out In

Finally, Jeans You Can Work Out In

Andree Lau  06.21.2015
These jeans will make you cool. Literally.
Loblaws Staffers On Hook For Thousands Of Dollars

Loblaws Staffers On Hook For Thousands Of Dollars

CBC  06.18.2015
The chain says it mistakenly overpaid some employees and is demanding immediate repayment, under threat of legal action.
Controversial Ski Resort Project Stalled Again After Decades

Controversial Ski Resort Project Stalled Again After Decades

CP  06.18.2015
Jumbo Glacier Resort's environmental certificate has lapsed because it did not meet provincial requirements on starting construction.
'Jenga' Tower Could Rejig Vancouver's Skyline

'Jenga' Tower Could Rejig Vancouver's Skyline

06.15.2015
The outcroppings would act as terraces. Gorgeous, scenic terraces.