How To Repair BC Ferries' Fiscal Rudder

How To Repair BC Ferries' Fiscal Rudder

01.13.2014
Nearly 20 per cent of British Columbians live on the coast, generating over 35 per cent of the revenue to the provincial coffers. Yet when...
When Is B.C. Budget Day 2014?

When Is B.C. Budget Day 2014?

01.13.2014
B.C.'s Liberal government will unveil its budget on Feb. 18 this year. The government was on track to balance its books with a surplus...
Where To Get The Flu Shot In B.C.

Where To Get The Flu Shot In B.C.

01. 9.2014
Health officials are encouraging all B.C. residents to get their flu vaccinations. They can be found at several places including public...
Is B.C. Already Reaping Northern Gateway's Rewards?

Is B.C. Already Reaping Northern Gateway's Rewards?

01. 9.2014
B.C. Premier Christy Clark threw down the gauntlet several months ago, saying, among other things, that she would only support the Northern...
More B.C. Schools Shun Letter Grades

More B.C. Schools Shun Letter Grades

01. 9.2014
A pilot project eliminating letter grades from elementary school report cards is expanding in B.C.’s largest school district. About...
Deer Killed In Front Of Young Boy

Deer Killed In Front Of Young Boy

01. 8.2014
The B.C. government has suspended a controversial deer cull in a Rocky Mountain mining town near the Alberta border, after an eight-year-old...
B.C.'s Long History Of Discrimination

B.C.'s Long History Of Discrimination

Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press  01. 8.2014
VANCOUVER - In 1876, a motion was put forward in the British Columbia legislature that called on the government to prevent Canada from...
Will Surrey's Mayor Lose The Next Election?

Will Surrey's Mayor Lose The Next Election?

01. 8.2014
Dianne Watts got 80 per cent of the vote when she last went to the polls to seek re-election as Surrey mayor – a result that helped confirm...
Look But Don't Shoot: Economic Report

Look But Don't Shoot: Economic Report

01. 8.2014
There is more money in looking at bears than there is in shooting them — 12 times more to be exact, according to a new study. The study...
Canada's Largest Container Terminal May Expand

Canada's Largest Container Terminal May Expand

The Canadian Press  01. 7.2014
VANCOUVER - Federal Environment Minister Leona Aglukkaq says an independent panel will review plans to build a major shipping-container...
Protester Shares How He Got Onstage

Protester Shares How He Got Onstage

01. 6.2014
Sean Devlin, one of two protesters who succeeded in getting within inches of Stephen Harper at a business event in Vancouver today, says his...
This Could Be Worse Than Gracie's Finger

This Could Be Worse Than Gracie's Finger

01. 6.2014
In 1982, then Social Credit cabinet minister Grace McCarthy was suspected of using her influence to have her Little Mountain riding boundaries...

Hottest B.C. Homes Are In..

01. 3.2014
Homeowners in B.C. received their annual BC Assessment property values this week, with Kitimat — the site of the proposed Northern Gateway...
Why Ferry Trips May Be About To Get Pricier

Why Ferry Trips May Be About To Get Pricier

James Keller, The Canadian Press  01. 2.2014
VANCOUVER - The former Crown corporation that operates British Columbia's coastal ferry service is adding a fuel surcharge of 3.5 per cent...