B.C. First Nation Implements Living-Wage Policy

B.C. First Nation Implements Living-Wage Policy

The Canadian Press  10.28.2014
PORT ALBERNI, B.C. - A Vancouver Island First Nation is implementing a living-wage policy, boosting the pay of some of its workers by almost...
Disabled Cargo Ship Heading Home After Repairs At B.C. Port

Disabled Cargo Ship Heading Home After Repairs At B.C. Port

The Canadian Press  10.27.2014
PRINCE RUPERT, B.C. - Repairs to a Russian container ship have enabled it to head home after a power outage left the vessel loaded with...
LNG Not The Climate Change Solution B.C. Promises: Report

LNG Not The Climate Change Solution B.C. Promises: Report

Terri Theodore, The Canadian Press  10.27.2014
VANCOUVER - A report from the Pembina Institute pokes holes in the British Columbia government's claim that exporting liquefied natural...
'It's Our Version Of Remembrance Day'

'It's Our Version Of Remembrance Day'

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  10.27.2014
QUESNEL, B.C. - On a grey, bone-chilling day commemorating the hanging of a group of aboriginal chiefs in British Columbia 150 years ago,...
'Hundreds Of Spills' Show Huge Gaps In Response: Gov't Email

'Hundreds Of Spills' Show Huge Gaps In Response: Gov't Email

10.26.2014
An alarming email from high-ranking Ministry of Environment staff proves the province is unprepared to deal with a major environmental...
LOOK: MEC's Cool New Vancouver HQ

LOOK: MEC's Cool New Vancouver HQ

Emily Lazatin  10.24.2014
Employees at Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC) will be the subject of office envy among many Vancouverites as they move into their new 112,000...
WATCH: Go Up Close In B.C.'s Great Bear Rainforest

WATCH: Go Up Close In B.C.'s Great Bear Rainforest

10.23.2014
Grab your hats and your runners, because we're going exploring! Or at least, that's what we feel like shouting after watching this amazing...
Elections BC Sides With Kinder Morgan

Elections BC Sides With Kinder Morgan

The Canadian Press  10.23.2014
VANCOUVER - Elections BC says energy giant Kinder Morgan does not need to register as a third-party advertiser in the province's civic...
B.C. Ship Drama Adds To Storm Of Oil Tanker Controversy

B.C. Ship Drama Adds To Storm Of Oil Tanker Controversy

10.23.2014
When disaster almost strikes but doesn't, a question always lingers: Was the close brush a reminder that accidents will happen, or proof...
IKEA Richmond Strike Ends After 17 Months

IKEA Richmond Strike Ends After 17 Months

The Canadian Press  10.23.2014
VANCOUVER - The 17-month-long lockout at IKEA's flagship store in Richmond, B.C., is over now that a new deal has been worked out between...
After 17 Months, Ikea Richmond Strike Is OVER

After 17 Months, Ikea Richmond Strike Is OVER

10.22.2014
A new 10-year agreement has been reached with the union representing Ikea workers at its Richmond, B.C., store, ending what became a 17-month-long...
It's Time To Take The First Real Step Towards A Debt-Free B.C.

It's Time To Take The First Real Step Towards A Debt-Free B.C.

10.21.2014
You may not realize it, but you're drowning in debt. In fact, we all are.
Woodfibre LNG Is Litmus Test For Squamish Municipal Candidates

Woodfibre LNG Is Litmus Test For Squamish Municipal Candidates

10.21.2014
The Woodfibre LNG issue in Squamish holds vast importance for the broader community, the province, the country, even the world at large....
Dam Construction Could Begin In 90 Days: BC Hydro

Dam Construction Could Begin In 90 Days: BC Hydro

The Canadian Press  10.21.2014
VANCOUVER - British Columbia's government has yet to announce a final decision on the Site C hydroelectric dam but BC Hydro has informed...