B.C. Expects Budget Surplus Despite $380-Million Wildfire Season

B.C. Expects Budget Surplus Despite $380-Million Wildfire Season

CP  09.15.2015
B.C.'s projected surplus has dipped $7 million from last February's forecast, but the province is still on target to post a $277 million...
First Nation Blockades Tofino-Area Salmon Farm

First Nation Blockades Tofino-Area Salmon Farm

CP  09.10.2015
They fear possible diseases bred in fish within the open nets could be passed to clam beds or wild salmon travelling to and from nearby...
Record-Hot August Pumps Up Vancouver Home Prices

Record-Hot August Pumps Up Vancouver Home Prices

CBC  09. 2.2015
Is it getting hot in here? ...
Fracking Confirmed As Trigger For B.C. Earthquake

Fracking Confirmed As Trigger For B.C. Earthquake

CP  08.26.2015
Progress Energy paused its operations after the earthquake.
Fracking Confirmed As Trigger For B.C. Earthquake

Fracking Confirmed As Trigger For B.C. Earthquake

CBC  08.26.2015
That makes it one of the world's largest earthquakes ever triggered by the controversial process.
B.C. First Nation Stakes Claim To Island Slated For LNG Plant

B.C. First Nation Stakes Claim To Island Slated For LNG Plant

CP  08.26.2015
Members of the Lax Kw'alaams band are setting up tents on Lelu Island to protest the project.
I Support First Nations Economic Prosperity, But Not Ill-Conceived LNG Deal

I Support First Nations Economic Prosperity, But Not Ill-Conceived LNG Deal

Adam Olsen  08.24.2015
I wish the Malahat First Nation luck in developing economic capacity in their community, but I will not support LNG in the Saanich Inlet....
Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Hearings Postponed

Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Hearings Postponed

CP  08.22.2015
"With this in mind, the panel has decided on its own volition to strike from the hearing record all evidence prepared by or the under the...
Bet You Didn't Know These Were Designed In Canada

Bet You Didn't Know These Were Designed In Canada

CP  08.20.2015
There's no mention of being Vancouver-based or Canadian-designed on the label.
Dispelling Some Myths About British Columbia's Energy Picture

Dispelling Some Myths About British Columbia's Energy Picture

Blair King  08.17.2015
Anyone who tells you that we don't need the new power from a project like the Site C dam doesn't understand British Columbia's energy picture....
This B.C. School Wants To Teach You To Grow And Sell Pot

This B.C. School Wants To Teach You To Grow And Sell Pot

CBC  08.14.2015
If you were ever thinking about growing and selling marijuana, Kwantlan Polytechnic University in British Columbia may have the course for...
Meet B.C.'s New LNG Dance Partner, Malaysia

Meet B.C.'s New LNG Dance Partner, Malaysia

Dermod Travis  08.14.2015
To put it in a local context: the B.C. government is providing unprecedented tax breaks to what is effectively a foreign Crown corporation,...
Presenters Abandon 'Biased' Review Of Trans Mountain Pipeline

Presenters Abandon 'Biased' Review Of Trans Mountain Pipeline

CP  08.12.2015
Thirty-five commenters and interveners sent a letter to the board Wednesday announcing their immediate withdrawal.
Old Vancouver Jail Transformed Into Affordable Housing

Old Vancouver Jail Transformed Into Affordable Housing

CBC  08. 5.2015
An old Vancouver remand centre has been turned into nearly 100 affordable housing units.