Proposed B.C. LNG Income Tax Rate Cut In Half

Proposed B.C. LNG Income Tax Rate Cut In Half

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  10.21.2014
VICTORIA - The British Columbia government climbed down from its proposed goal of a seven per cent income tax on liquefied natural gas,...
B.C. LNG Emissions Law Greenest In World: Environment Minister

B.C. LNG Emissions Law Greenest In World: Environment Minister

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  10.20.2014
VICTORIA - New legislation introduced in British Columbia requires liquefied natural gas plants to meet emission standards or face penalties...
Value Village Agrees To Pull Offensive Costumes

Value Village Agrees To Pull Offensive Costumes

10.20.2014
Value Village is pulling some girls' Halloween costumes from its stores after a B.C. mom's concerns went viral. Raina Delisle blogged...
Disabled Russian Ship Arrives At B.C. Port For Repairs

Disabled Russian Ship Arrives At B.C. Port For Repairs

The Canadian Press  10.20.2014
PRINCE RUPERT, B.C. - A Russian cargo ship that was adrift off the British Columbia coast after a power outage has docked.The Prince Rupert...
'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...