Jet Fuel Spill Charges Approved Against B.C., Company

Jet Fuel Spill Charges Approved Against B.C., Company

CP  12.23.2014
NELSON, B.C. - The British Columbia government and a fuel-service company are facing allegations under the Fisheries Act in a rare prosecution...
B.C. Adults Must Now Pay For High School Upgrades

B.C. Adults Must Now Pay For High School Upgrades

CP  12.22.2014
VANCOUVER - The Vancouver School Board is calling on the B.C. government to reverse a decision that will abolish funding for some adult...
Vancouver MLA Seeks NDP Nomination For Federal Riding

Vancouver MLA Seeks NDP Nomination For Federal Riding

CP  12.22.2014
VANCOUVER - A Vancouver MLA is seeking the NDP nomination for the federal riding of Vancouver East.Mable Elmore currently represents the...
Massive B.C. Gold Mine Gets Environmental Approval

Massive B.C. Gold Mine Gets Environmental Approval

CP  12.19.2014
VANCOUVER - The federal government approved the environmental assessment application on Friday for the massive KSM gold and copper mine...
Ghomeshi Case Brings Rush Of Calls To Vancouver Crisis Centre

Ghomeshi Case Brings Rush Of Calls To Vancouver Crisis Centre

Rhianna Schmunk  12.18.2014
Vancouver's two rape crisis centres are seeing a spike in calls, partly due to the publicity around sex assault claims against former CBC...
Old Riverview Hospital Will Host New Addiction Rehab Spaces

Old Riverview Hospital Will Host New Addiction Rehab Spaces

CP  12.18.2014
COQUITLAM, B.C. - What was once the home for Metro Vancouver's mentally ill will soon be the location of a rehabilitation and recovery...
Riverview Hospital To Get 40 New Beds For Addiction Rehab

Riverview Hospital To Get 40 New Beds For Addiction Rehab

CBC  12.17.2014
Health Minister Terry Lake has announced the addition of 40 new beds at Riverview Hospital in Coquitlam, B.C. to assist in the addiction...
Controversial B.C. Dam Approved By Government

Controversial B.C. Dam Approved By Government

CP  12.16.2014
VICTORIA - The British Columbia government has approved its most expensive mega project with the construction of an $8.8 billion dam on...
Adrian Dix Shares His Favourite Books Of 2014

Adrian Dix Shares His Favourite Books Of 2014

12.16.2014
In what's become a Christmas tradition at The Huffington Post B.C., Vancouver-Kingsway MP and former B.C. NDP leader Adrian Dix shares...
Not Exactly Ms. Popular

Not Exactly Ms. Popular

Andree Lau  12.16.2014
B.C. Premier Christy Clark is ending 2014 with her approval rating essentially unchanged — but her ranking still lands her among the...
Embattled Premier's Approval Rating Absurdly Low: Poll

Embattled Premier's Approval Rating Absurdly Low: Poll

CP  12.16.2014
WINNIPEG - A new opinion poll suggests Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger's approval rating is at an all-time low.Only 17 per cent of respondents...
'Stuff Your Stockings With B.C. Coal': Province's Holiday Advice

'Stuff Your Stockings With B.C. Coal': Province's Holiday Advice

12.15.2014
Someone on the B.C. government media team is working extra hard on pushing the holiday spirit. Case in point: a news release that advises...
B.C. Christmas Tree Sales Foster Hope For 'Aged-Out' Kids

B.C. Christmas Tree Sales Foster Hope For 'Aged-Out' Kids

Rhianna Schmunk  12.13.2014
Aunt Leah’s Christmas tree lots have the similar strings of twinkling lights and the familiar smell of fresh trees as other stands...
NDP Deputy Leader Won't Run Again

NDP Deputy Leader Won't Run Again

CP  12.12.2014
VANCOUVER- NDP stalwart Libby Davies announced Friday she will not seek re-election next year. After 40 years in public life, both as...