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B.C. Liberals Have Mastered The Art Of Returning Donors' Favours

Dermod Travis | Posted 03.16.2017 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

Just thumb through the party's 2009 donor list for a sense of how widespread the practice of awarding contracts to friends has become. Back then, someone must have woke up on New Year's Day with one hell of a hangover -- not from the night before -- but from the bank balance in the B.C. Liberal party's account.

Blue Jays Bump Argos From Rogers Centre For Home Game

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.16.2016 | Canada

Should the Blue Jays reach the World Series, the Argos' games Oct. 17 (versus Calgary) and Oct. 23 (versus Montreal) could also be relocated.

Thousands Of Tickets Still Unsold For Vancouver Grey Cup Game

CP | Joshua Clipperton, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.18.2015 | Canada British Columbia

SURREY, B.C. - Grey Cup organizers were hoping for different outcomes in the CFL playoffs over the weekend, but they still believe the big game on Nov...

Odd, Outlandish And Over-The-Top Donations To B.C. Political Parties

Dermod Travis | Posted 06.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

What do a Conservative party senator from Ontario, the Toronto Blue Jays, an Ontario public sector union and a part-owner of the Calgary Flames all have in common? If their chequebook is any indication, they have a keen interest in B.C. politics.

Ceremonial Flags Stolen From Legion

CP | Steven Chua, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

RICHMOND, B.C. - Members of a Royal Canadian Legion branch near Vancouver are reeling after 10 ceremonial flags were stolen just days before Remembran...

Y'All Ready For This?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 09.14.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The Vancouver Canucks are set to hit the ice with a new bench boss who's already cracking down on players' Twitter habits. John Tortorella, the Sta...

BC Place Under The Hammer?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 04.24.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A B.C. NDP government would put debt-ridden BC Pavilion Corporation (PAVCO) under severe scrutiny, charging a panel with a viability plan for its futu...


CP | Monte Stewart, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.18.2013 | Canada Alberta

VANCOUVER - Kevin Glenn is finally getting his chance to play in the Grey Cup.Glenn threw for three touchdown passes as the Calgary Stampeders upset t...

Take That, Riders

CP | Donna Spencer, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Quarterback Drew Tate recovered from getting his "bell rung" to marshall the Calgary Stampeders to their first CFL playoff win over the Sask...

CFL Team 'Embarrassed'

CP | Monte Stewart, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.18.2012 | Canada British Columbia

SURREY, B.C. - B.C. Lions general manager Wally Buono says the team and Khalif Mitchell are embarrassed after the defensive lineman posted a racial sl...

CFL Player Fined For Offensive Tweet

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.17.2012 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - B.C. Lions defensive lineman Khalif Mitchell was fined an undisclosed amount by the CFL on Wednesday for posting a message containing a ra...

Jail Term Extended For Ex-BC Lion

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.31.2012 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A former BC Lion convicted of sex crimes at Vancouver SkyTrain stations will spend another six months behind bars.Josh Boden has been sent...

Team Of The Year

CP | Dan Ralph, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.28.2012 | Canada

Early this season the B.C. Lions hardly had the look of a champion.They opened with five straight losses and through seven games were a dismal 1-6. Bu...

Former BC Lion Guilty Of Two Sex Assaults

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.11.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - A former member of the BC Lions football club has been found guilty of two sexual assaults.Josh Boden had been charged with three sex assa...

BC Lions GM Hangs 'Em Up As Coach

Posted 02.04.2012 | Canada

SURREY, B.C. - Wally Buono is stepping away from the sidelines to concentrate on his managerial duties with the B.C. Lions. The announcement came jus...

Montreal Gazette's Grey Cup Error

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.28.2011 | Canada

It's every newspaper editor's nightmare, a mistake that makes it on to the front-page of your local paper. The Montreal Gazette incorrectly identi...

Hometown Pride: Lions Beat The Bombers For The Grey Cup

CP | Dan Ralph, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.27.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - The team that was going nowhere fast earlier this summer is now the CFL's best.Game MVP Travis Lulay threw two second-half touchdown passe...

Lions Relaxed In Final Practice Before Grey Cup

CP | Jim Morris, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.26.2012 | Home

VANCOUVER - The last time the B.C. Lions won a Grey Cup, Andrew Harris watched shivering in the stands.The 2006 CFL championship was played in Harris'...

Grey Cup Brings Canada's Football Fans Together

CP | Camille Bains, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.27.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - Rain-soaked football fans from across Canada got the party started early Saturday with a parade and plenty of Grey Cup festivities before ...

10 Things You Didn't Know About The Grey Cup Teams

CP | Bill Beacon and Jim Morris, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.26.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - Ten things you might not know about the Grey Cup finalists:B.C. LionsGOLDEN SMILE: With his long black hair and bushy beard defensive tack...

Ghosts Of A Riot Loom As Vancouver Braces For Another Big Sporting Event

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.21.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - The B.C. Lions will be in the Grey Cup on home turf, raising memories of the last time the home team competed for a coveted cup in Vancouv...

And In The West, Lions Roar

CP | Jim Morris, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.20.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - Their season started in a deep hole but the B.C. Lions are one step closer to reaching the top of the mountain.A B.C. team that began the ...