Bc Ferries

The Pricey Cost Of B.C. Liberals' Secrets

Dermod Travis | Posted 11.07.2016 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

Just how far is the B.C. government willing to go to guard its secrets? A great distance, if the 2012 health ministry firings are any indication. Four million documents linked to the firings have mysteriously materialized out of thin air for the latest investigation into the scandal, this one by B.C. ombudsperson Jay Chalke.

B.C. Storm Knocks Out Power To Thousands Of Customers

CP | Canadian Press | Posted 10.15.2016 | Canada British Columbia

It's fuelled by the remnants of typhoon Songda.

Rising Costs And Stagnant Wages Leave B.C. Wallets In Sorry State

Dermod Travis | Posted 09.15.2016 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

According to the Canadian Payroll Association's survey of employed Canadians released in advance of this week's festivities, 53 per cent of British Columbians reported that "it would be difficult to meet their financial obligations if their pay cheque was delayed by even a single week."

B.C. Can't Take Another Four Years Of Christy Clark

Sarah Miller | Posted 02.09.2017 | Canada Politics
Sarah Miller

The people of B.C. are waking up, big time. I'm sure this scares the hell out of Clark, who might finally be coming to the realization that every scandal, misstep or moronic statement can't be fixed with a smiling photo op in a hard hat.

9 More Scandals Of Christy Clark, B.C. Liberal Party

Sarah Miller | Posted 02.08.2017 | Canada Politics
Sarah Miller

Recently it came to light that Clark and her government officials have a bad habit of triple deleting emails and records that should be protected under the Freedom of Information Act. This isn't the first time this problem has come up during Clark's time in office.

Heavy Storm Knocks Out Power To Thousands In B.C.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.05.2015 | Canada British Columbia


Bowen Island Goes Hairy For Movember

The Huffington Post B.C. | Emily Murray | Posted 11.26.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The community temporarily changed its name to "Mowen Island."

Man Who Jumped From B.C. Ferry May Have To Pay Back $40,000

CBC | Posted 11.10.2016 | Canada British Columbia

A man jump from a BC Ferries ship sailing from Tsawwassen to Swartz Bay last Wednesday.

Passenger Jumps Off B.C. Ferry, Swims To Shore, Breaks Into Home

CP | Posted 11.05.2016 | Canada British Columbia

He launched a 100-person life raft from the ship as it entered Active Pass then leaped into the frigid water.

Bridge Or Highway Considered To Replace Sunshine Coast Ferries

CP | Posted 09.18.2016 | Canada British Columbia

The current ferry trip is 45 kilometres.

Vehicle Speeds Off BC Ferry Terminal Into Ocean

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 09.18.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The body of the 90-year-old driver was later recovered from the water.

BC Ferries 'Angel' Gives Family Last Chance To See Dying Relative

CBC | Posted 08.06.2016 | Canada British Columbia

"We took him off life support half an hour after we arrived."

B.C. Government's Credit Card Charges Are Enlightening

Dermod Travis | Posted 08.03.2016 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

While the charges themselves are a drop in the bucket of a $44.4 billion budget, sometimes they offer a peak at a ministry's attitudes or priorities.

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 06.08.2016 | 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...