Vancouver Casino Clears Hurdle

Vancouver Casino Clears Hurdle

12.16.2013
A development permit has been issued with conditions to Paragon Gaming to build an urban resort in downtown Vancouver. The $535-million...
Pipeline Application Likely Filed This Week

Pipeline Application Likely Filed This Week

12.16.2013
This week, Kinder Morgan is expected to file an application to build a second heavy oil pipeline across B.C. It’s a perfect bookend for...
FLOOD, BABY, FLOOD

FLOOD, BABY, FLOOD

12.16.2013
The provincial government told B.C. Hydro it’ll ensure that the Agricultural Land Commission Act doesn’t apply to the 3,800 hectares...
Site C's Downstream Impacts Concern Provincial Neighbours

Site C's Downstream Impacts Concern Provincial Neighbours

12.13.2013
Some 400 kilometres downstream from where BC Hydro proposes to build the Site C dam, Elaine Manzer is reminded daily of how the flow of...
'Conflict Of Interest'

'Conflict Of Interest'

12.13.2013
The City of Vancouver is taking on homophobia  — and the International Olympic Committee — by voting to send an openly gay deputy...
B.C. ESL Will Continue: Feds

B.C. ESL Will Continue: Feds

The Canadian Press  12.12.2013
VICTORIA - Citizenship and Immigration Canada says federal English-as-a-second-language programs for new British Columbians will continue...
Monitoring Device Could Save Millions

Monitoring Device Could Save Millions

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  12.12.2013
VICTORIA - British Columbia politicians are preparing to use what one assembly member says is a Flash Gordon-type device to monitor any...
B.C. On Path To 'All-Out Conflict' With First Nations

B.C. On Path To 'All-Out Conflict' With First Nations

The Canadian Press  12.12.2013
WILLIAMS LAKE, B.C. - British Columbia Mines Minister Bill Bennett met with a trio of federal ministers in Ottawa on Thursday to urge them...
How She Feels About Booze In Grocery Stores

How She Feels About Booze In Grocery Stores

The Canadian Press  12.11.2013
WEST KELOWNA, B.C. - Premier Christy Clark says she's trying to get the mix right before British Columbia permits the sale of beer and...
Gay Vancouver Councillor Going To Sochi

Gay Vancouver Councillor Going To Sochi

Keven Drews, The Canadian Press  12.11.2013
VANCOUVER - Vancouver, the host city that introduced "The Pride House" to the Olympics movement, could soon send its gay deputy mayor to...
B.C. Need Not Fear 'Buyers' Club' For LNG: Premier

B.C. Need Not Fear 'Buyers' Club' For LNG: Premier

12.11.2013
Premier Christy Clark says she is confident that British Columbia need not fear efforts by potential customers to establish a so-called...
BC Hydro Rejected Smaller Dams: Engineer

BC Hydro Rejected Smaller Dams: Engineer

12.11.2013
BC Hydro considered but rejected six alternatives to the Site C dam, including a series of seven small, cascading dams, the chief project...
DAMMED

DAMMED

Dene Moore, The Canadian Press  12.11.2013
FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - The province of Alberta is concerned that a multibillion-dollar hydroelectric dam proposed in northeastern British...
B.C. Faces HUGE ESL Funding Cut

B.C. Faces HUGE ESL Funding Cut

The Canadian Press  12.11.2013
VICTORIA - British Columbia's minister of advanced education says he'll lose about $17 million in funding when the federal government changes...