B.C. Teachers Strike 2014: What Are Parents Supposed To Do?

B.C. Teachers Strike 2014: What Are Parents Supposed To Do?

05.22.2014
As a parent, I am just. So. Tired. When my daughter began school in 2011, we spent a year of uncertainty as job action took place and...
Clark Not Worried About Russia-China Gas Deal

Clark Not Worried About Russia-China Gas Deal

The Canadian Press  05.21.2014
VANCOUVER - B.C.'s premier is brushing aside a massive natural gas deal between China and Russia, insisting she's not worried it will affect...
Horgan Goes After Northern B.C.

Horgan Goes After Northern B.C.

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  05.20.2014
VICTORIA - Recently acclaimed New Democratic Party Leader John Horgan is touring northeastern British Columbia to drum up traditionally...
How You Might Get Dinged By New Recycling Program

How You Might Get Dinged By New Recycling Program

Steven Chua, The Canadian Press  05.18.2014
VANCOUVER - The B.C. government's controversial new recycling program takes effect Monday, irking some local business owners who say that...
Site C Dam Not The Answer For This Or Next Generation

Site C Dam Not The Answer For This Or Next Generation

05.18.2014
If the B.C. Liberals move forward with Site C they are locking British Columbians into huge, long-term debt while stifling innovation in...
Gov't Ditches 10-Year Teachers' Deal

Gov't Ditches 10-Year Teachers' Deal

The Canadian Press  05.15.2014
VICTORIA - The B.C. government has ditched its demand for a 10-year teachers' contract and is now offering a six-year-deal and a signing...
B.C. Apologizes For 'Historical Wrongs' Against Chinese Immigrants

B.C. Apologizes For 'Historical Wrongs' Against Chinese Immigrants

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  05.15.2014
VICTORIA - Shui Lee endured decades of intolerance and racism in Canada just because he is Chinese, but on Thursday the 58-year-old restaurant...
It's Not A Conflict Of Interest If It Happens In B.C.

It's Not A Conflict Of Interest If It Happens In B.C.

05.15.2014
When conflict of interest legislation is drafted to go out of its way to ensure that it won't actually find any conflicts of interest,...
B.C. Chinese Head Tax Apology Fails To Prevent Future Discrimination

B.C. Chinese Head Tax Apology Fails To Prevent Future Discrimination

05.15.2014
B.C.'s past legislated discrimination of "non-mainstream" aliens extended to far more than the Chinese, but also to Indo-Canadians and...
Government To Offer All-Party Apology For Chinese Head Tax

Government To Offer All-Party Apology For Chinese Head Tax

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  05.14.2014
VICTORIA - Premier Christy Clark says an apology to Chinese-Canadians that is more than 140 years overdue will be offered Thursday in British...
Petition Against B.C. Parks Law Hits 166,000

Petition Against B.C. Parks Law Hits 166,000

Camille Bains, The Canadian Press  05.14.2014
VANCOUVER - British Columbia's environment minister disputes environmentalists' claims that a new law threatens the future of provincial...
Ouch! B.C. MP Mocks Adrian Dix

Ouch! B.C. MP Mocks Adrian Dix

05.14.2014
B.C. Premier Christy Clark and her Liberal party are celebrating the one-year anniversary of their comeback election victory over the Opposition...
B.C. Wants Routine HIV Tests For Adults

B.C. Wants Routine HIV Tests For Adults

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  05.12.2014
VICTORIA - Once labelled absurd, the idea of mass testing of adults for HIV and AIDS is now part of the routine in British Columbia, proving...
B.C. Has 70 Questions For Kinder Morgan

B.C. Has 70 Questions For Kinder Morgan

Dene Moore, The Canadian Press  05.12.2014
VANCOUVER - The British Columbia government has questions for Kinder Morgan about the proposed expansion of its Trans Mountain pipeline...