Derelict Vessels Are Polluting The B.C. Coastline

Derelict Vessels Are Polluting The B.C. Coastline

01.24.2014
The Northern Gateway and Kinder Morgan pipeline proposals plan to significantly increase heavy oil tankers to Asia and both governments...
B.C.'s First School Of Chinese Medicine

B.C.'s First School Of Chinese Medicine

The Canadian Press  01.24.2014
RICHMOND, B.C. - B.C.'s first public school of traditional Chinese medicine will be hosted by Kwantlen Polytechnic University.Advanced...
Why The Secrecy, Premier Clark?

Why The Secrecy, Premier Clark?

01.24.2014
In the latest attempt to control press access to Canadian politicians, B.C. Premier Christy Clark found herself the subject of a full-on...
Transit Referendum Coming

Transit Referendum Coming

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  01.23.2014
VICTORIA - British Columbia's transportation minister says he's preparing to introduce legislation that paves the way for a Vancouver-area...
Green Party Deputy Leader Steps Down

Green Party Deputy Leader Steps Down

The Canadian Press  01.22.2014
VANCOUVER - The federal Green party's deputy leader, Adriane Carr, is stepping down from the job after nearly eight years.Carr, who was...
First Nation Files Suit To Stop Mine

First Nation Files Suit To Stop Mine

The Canadian Press  01.22.2014
VANCOUVER - A First Nation has launched a lawsuit in an attempt to stop a struggling but potentially lucrative mine in northwestern British...
She Swears B.C. Budget Is Balanced

She Swears B.C. Budget Is Balanced

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  01.22.2014
VICTORIA - British Columbia Premier Christy Clark repeated her promise of a balanced budget Wednesday, less than a month before her government...
First Nation Challenges Northern Gateway Review

First Nation Challenges Northern Gateway Review

Dene Moore, The Canadian Press  01.22.2014
VANCOUVER - The Gitga'at First Nation in British Columbia has filed a court challenge to the federal review panel recommendation in favour...
New Drug Raises Overdose Concerns

New Drug Raises Overdose Concerns

01.22.2014
Pharmacists in B.C. will soon prescribe methadone that is 10 times stronger than the current formula, and some users say that could heighten...
Vancouver Election Has Bigger Issues Than Bike Lanes

Vancouver Election Has Bigger Issues Than Bike Lanes

01.22.2014
I felt compelled to see these protestors in person. A younger, more angsty self would have wanted to mock and troll them, literally ride...
Inquest To Probe Burns Lake Sawmill Blast

Inquest To Probe Burns Lake Sawmill Blast

Dirk Meissner and Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press  01.21.2014
VANCOUVER - A coroner's inquest has been called into the deaths of two workers killed when a sawmill in Burns Lake, B.C., caught fire and...
Sawmill Blast Suit Targets Toshiba

Sawmill Blast Suit Targets Toshiba

Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press  01.21.2014
VANCOUVER - The company at the centre of a deadly sawmill explosion in British Columbia is blaming Toshiba International Corp. for the...
Municipal Candidates Should Steal Better Ideas This Fall

Municipal Candidates Should Steal Better Ideas This Fall

01.21.2014
Taxpayers deserve more than the same-old, same-old from potential mayors and councillors. We want details and real ideas. And, in a world...
How B.C. Could Hold Up Northern Gateway

How B.C. Could Hold Up Northern Gateway

01.21.2014
It was a subtle warning, raised twice during a pivotal news conference on British Columbia’s conditions for approving such heavy-oil...