Bc Ferries

Is BC Ferries Buffet Ad Sexist Or Funny?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 07.30.2015 | Canada British Columbia

"Canadian humor, I guess."

BC Ferries Reveals Winners Of Disastrous Naming Contest

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 07.28.2015 | Canada British Columbia

They did not choose Spirit of the WalletSucker or S.S. Should've Been A Bridge.

Clogged Toilet Causes $50,000 In Damage At B.C. Ferry Terminal

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 06.30.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Pretty crappy.

Province Axes Gambling Plans On BC Ferries

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.08.2015 | Canada British Columbia

A study shows gaming on ferries is not a risk worth taking, according to the transportation minister.

BC Ferries' Naming Contest Backfires With Hilarious Results

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 05.20.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Spirit of the WalletSucker. Queen of the Cash Cow.

BC Ferries Wants To Close Terminals In Nanaimo, Salt Spring Island

CBC | Posted 05.19.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Commissioner Gord Macatee says he's wondering if Nanaimo and Salt Spring Island both need three ferry terminals each.

BC Ferries Wants To Increase Fares

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.18.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Transportation Minister Todd Stone said the proposed price cap is the lowest since 2003.

Province Should Take Over BC Ferries: MLA

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.26.2015 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - A resident of British Columbia's Sunshine Coast has delivered a petition signed by more than 21,000 people, demanding more government contr...

FortisBC To Supply 3 BC Ferries Vessels With LNG

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.04.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The first vessel is expected to be operating in late 2016.

► BC Ferries Passenger LOSES IT

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 01.21.2015 | Canada British Columbia

From lineups to cancelled sailings, travelling with BC Ferries can sometimes be frustrating. But we doubt many passengers have reacted with a meltdown...

BC Ferries Kills Fuel Surcharge

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 12.15.2014 | Canada British Columbia

BC Ferries announced it's eliminating a 3.4 per cent fuel surcharge because of falling oil prices. “With the current favourable market conditions...

Waves Of Storms Drench B.C.

CBC | Posted 02.08.2015 | Canada British Columbia

A second wave of a powerful subtropical storm is set to pound the West Coast today with high winds on Vancouver Island, and another round of heavy rai...

Dear Santa: Here Is What B.C. Wants For Christmas

Dermod Travis | Posted 02.07.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

Dear Santa: You probably don't get Christmas letters from an entire province, but this year we hope you'll think of adding B.C. to your magical journey.

Goats On a Roof and More Curiosities on Vancouver Island

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 02.07.2015 | Canada Travel
Adrian Brijbassi

More than one million visitors arrive every year to see this accidental tourist attraction. The goats first appeared 40 years ago, when the Coombs market was built by Norwegian immigrants who had grown up with sod roofs and wanted to bring that feature to their adopted country.

BC Ferries Plans Airline-Style Booking System

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.02.2015 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - BC Ferries says its customers should be able to reserve trips like they would book airline tickets and hotel rooms and receive discounted f...

BC Ferries Cuts Threatening Local Businesses: Study

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.17.2015 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - British Columbia's mid-Coast region has been hit hard by government ferry service cuts that threaten to turn the community of Bella Coola i...

Man's Facebook Rant Catches BC Ferries' Attention

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 11.14.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A B.C. man's Facebook rant about BC Ferries has caught the attention of the company and sparked discussion surrounding its costs and customer service....

Fares May Jump If No Changes To Nanaimo-Horseshoe Bay Route: CEO

CBC | Posted 01.06.2015 | Canada British Columbia

BC Ferries CEO Mike Corrigan says ferry fares may have to go up now that the province has said no to possible changes to the service between Nanai...

Nanaimo-Horseshoe Bay Route Won't Be Sunk: Minister

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.05.2015 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - In just 24 hours, British Columbia's government went from supporting to sinking a proposal from BC Ferries to stop rising fares by cutting ...

BC Ferries May Axe Horseshoe Bay-Nanaimo Route

The Vancouver Sun | Posted 11.04.2014 | Canada British Columbia

BC Ferries is considering major changes to service between Vancouver Island the mainland, including closing one Nanaimo terminal and funnelling all tr...

BC Ferries May Axe Horseshoe Bay-Nanaimo Route

CBC | Posted 01.04.2015 | Canada British Columbia

A report by BC Ferries looking for efficiencies has raised questions about running ferry service between Horseshoe Bay and Nanaimo, suggesting that th...

Tens Of Thousands In Dark

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A wind warning has ended for parts of B.C.'s south coast as severe weather at its height left almost 80,000 BC Hydro customers without ele...

How BC Ferries Could Save Over $9M Annually

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - BC Ferries wants to convert its two largest vessels to dual-fuel capability, allowing the ships to operate on both diesel and liquefied nat...

Report Exposes Government Mismanagement Of B.C. Ferries

Adam Olsen | Posted 11.18.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Adam Olsen

The report is straight to the point -- a decade's worth of backward ferries policy is damaging the provincial economy. Frankly, for a government that is desperate for economic investment and job creation, their decisions are puzzling.

Bridge Between Gabriola And Vancouver Island To Be Considered

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.18.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - Ferry service between Gabriola Island and Vancouver Island is so unreliable and expensive that it needs to be replaced by two bridges, says...