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...
Gay Vancouver Councillor Going To Sochi

Gay Vancouver Councillor Going To Sochi

12.10.2013
Openly gay Vancouver councillor Tim Stevenson will represent the city at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, CBC News has learned. The decision...
Rejected Vanity Licence Plates Are DUMB

Rejected Vanity Licence Plates Are DUMB

12.10.2013
What does ICBC have against the Wu-Tang Clan? Enough to say that putting "WU TANG" on a licence plate is in bad taste. And that's just...
Court Overturns Mine Rejection

Court Overturns Mine Rejection

12.10.2013
Prospects for a proposed open-pit gold and copper mine in northern B.C. improved this week after a B.C. Supreme Court justice turfed a...
Why BC Hydro's Hands Are Tied

Why BC Hydro's Hands Are Tied

Dene Moore, The Canadian Press  12.10.2013
FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - Officially, it is called the "Site C Clean Energy Project," but the scale and impact of a massive dam proposed by...
Staying The Course

Staying The Course

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  12.10.2013
VICTORIA - Premier Christy Clark says her goal to transform British Columbia's economy into one of Canada's top job-creation engines has...
LNG Ships Becoming A Reality For BC Ferries

LNG Ships Becoming A Reality For BC Ferries

The Canadian Press  12. 9.2013
VICTORIA - Five ship building firms, including Seaspan Shipyards in Vancouver, are in the running to build three liquefied natural gas...
DAM OPPOSED

DAM OPPOSED

Dene Moore, The Canadian Press  12. 8.2013
FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - To Gwen Johansson, the most valuable thing about the Peace River that wends its way though northern British Columbia...
Are Government Workers Qualified For Their Jobs?

Are Government Workers Qualified For Their Jobs?

12. 8.2013
B.C. has seen a sharp decline in the number of government employees who are hired on merit and clearly qualified for their jobs, the province’s...
Northern Gateway Game Is Impossible To Beat

Northern Gateway Game Is Impossible To Beat

12. 6.2013
The risk of an oil spill from the Northern Gateway pipeline is the focus of a new online game that was trending on Reddit on Friday, but...
B.C. Snubbed On Northern Gateway?

B.C. Snubbed On Northern Gateway?

12. 6.2013
The National Energy Board is planning to bypass British Columbia as it unveils a long-awaited decision on whether it supports or opposes...
B.C. Schools Sunk By Hydro Bills

B.C. Schools Sunk By Hydro Bills

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  12. 5.2013
VICTORIA - Energy Minister Bill Bennett has turned down a request from the British Columbia School Trustees Association for a special deal...
Abolish The Senate, Says BC NDP

Abolish The Senate, Says BC NDP

The Canadian Press  12. 4.2013
VICTORIA - British Columbia New Democrat Leader Adrian Dix is calling for the abolition of Canada's Senate.Dix says he will introduce a...
FOR SALE

FOR SALE

12. 4.2013
As Sensible BC reaches its end, the campaign no longer has need for the "Cannabus" that helped it gather signatures across the province...