'Hundreds Of Spills' Show Huge Gaps In Response: Gov't Email

'Hundreds Of Spills' Show Huge Gaps In Response: Gov't Email

10.26.2014
An alarming email from high-ranking Ministry of Environment staff proves the province is unprepared to deal with a major environmental...
B.C. Gov't Clears 90 Tonnes Of Illegally Dumped Waste

B.C. Gov't Clears 90 Tonnes Of Illegally Dumped Waste

The Canadian Press  10.24.2014
CRANBROOK, B.C. - The B.C. government has taken on the role of the junk man and cleaned up 90 tonnes of illegally dumped waste metal on...
Elections BC Sides With Kinder Morgan

Elections BC Sides With Kinder Morgan

The Canadian Press  10.23.2014
VANCOUVER - Elections BC says energy giant Kinder Morgan does not need to register as a third-party advertiser in the province's civic...
B.C. Ship Drama Adds To Storm Of Oil Tanker Controversy

B.C. Ship Drama Adds To Storm Of Oil Tanker Controversy

10.23.2014
When disaster almost strikes but doesn't, a question always lingers: Was the close brush a reminder that accidents will happen, or proof...
B.C. Stuntman Will Set Himself On Fire For Voter Turnout

B.C. Stuntman Will Set Himself On Fire For Voter Turnout

10.22.2014
A professional stuntman running for council in Squamish, B.C. is promising to set himself on fire if the district's voter turnout improves...
West Vancouver Spends Twice As Much As Surrey: Report

West Vancouver Spends Twice As Much As Surrey: Report

The Canadian Press  10.22.2014
VANCOUVER - A new report comparing per capita spending among 17 Metro Vancouver municipalities says there are significant discrepancies...
It's Time To Take The First Real Step Towards A Debt-Free B.C.

It's Time To Take The First Real Step Towards A Debt-Free B.C.

10.21.2014
You may not realize it, but you're drowning in debt. In fact, we all are.
Dam Construction Could Begin In 90 Days: BC Hydro

Dam Construction Could Begin In 90 Days: BC Hydro

The Canadian Press  10.21.2014
VANCOUVER - British Columbia's government has yet to announce a final decision on the Site C hydroelectric dam but BC Hydro has informed...
Proposed B.C. LNG Income Tax Rate Cut In Half

Proposed B.C. LNG Income Tax Rate Cut In Half

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  10.21.2014
VICTORIA - The British Columbia government climbed down from its proposed goal of a seven per cent income tax on liquefied natural gas,...
Vancouver House Flipping Levy Could Rein In Speculation

Vancouver House Flipping Levy Could Rein In Speculation

10.21.2014
It happens too often. My wife and I make friends in our community -- many of them, like us, raising small children -- and then we find...
B.C. LNG Emissions Law Greenest In World: Environment Minister

B.C. LNG Emissions Law Greenest In World: Environment Minister

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  10.20.2014
VICTORIA - New legislation introduced in British Columbia requires liquefied natural gas plants to meet emission standards or face penalties...
On $1/Day Transit, Affording Housing, Punting Footballs

On $1/Day Transit, Affording Housing, Punting Footballs

10.20.2014
Meena Wong, the COPE candidate for Vancouver mayor, sat down to answer questions on Reddit. In an AMA ("Ask Me Anything") format, Wong...
B.C. Conservative Leader Had Close Call With Grizzly

B.C. Conservative Leader Had Close Call With Grizzly

The Canadian Press  10.17.2014
KAMLOOPS, B.C. - The leader of B.C.'s Conservative Party says his political opponents seem a lot less threatening after a recent encounter...
Your Questions On Housing, Transit, Horse-Sized Ducks

Your Questions On Housing, Transit, Horse-Sized Ducks

10.16.2014
Kirk LaPointe, the NPA's candidate for Vancouver mayor, logged onto Reddit Thursday to take questions from the public. In an AMA ("Ask...