B.C. NDP's 1st Leadership Candidate

B.C. NDP's 1st Leadership Candidate

The Canadian Press  03. 2.2014
PORT COQUITLAM, B.C. - The BC NDP's finance critic is the first to throw his hat in the ring for leadership of the party.Mike Farnworth,...
Taseko New Prosperity Mine Rejection Based On Sound Assessment

Taseko New Prosperity Mine Rejection Based On Sound Assessment

03. 2.2014
British Columbia is blessed with a vast array of natural resources; mining has and will continue to have a profound influence on the B.C....
B.C. Losing its Tax Advantage -- and Its People

B.C. Losing its Tax Advantage -- and Its People

03. 1.2014
Our beautiful landscape, outdoorsy way of life, and mild weather can only overcome a certain amount of taxes. People are already beginning...
B.C.'s Budgetary Sleight Of Hand

B.C.'s Budgetary Sleight Of Hand

03. 1.2014
The funny thing about provincial budgets is that sometimes they tell you a lot more about a government's attitude than what the politicians...
Alleged Canada Day Bomb Plotters Trial Date Set

Alleged Canada Day Bomb Plotters Trial Date Set

The Canadian Press  02.28.2014
VANCOUVER - A British Columbia couple accused of a Canada Day bomb plot at the provincial legislature are scheduled to stand trial for...
B.C. Cable Ferry Will Be Built By..

B.C. Cable Ferry Will Be Built By..

The Canadian Press  02.27.2014
VANCOUVER - BC Ferries is sailing ahead with plans for a cable ferry service connecting Denman and Hornby islands to Vancouver Island.Seaspan...
Tory MP Blasts His Own Government

Tory MP Blasts His Own Government

Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press  02.27.2014
VANCOUVER - Two veteran Conservative MPs are speaking out against their own government after a proposal for a billion-dollar gold and copper...
B.C. Teachers' Court Win ON HOLD

B.C. Teachers' Court Win ON HOLD

James Keller, The Canadian Press  02.26.2014
VANCOUVER - A potentially costly court ruling that found the British Columbia government violated the rights of its teachers and ordered...
Why You're Seeing Pink Today

Why You're Seeing Pink Today

02.26.2014
Pink is the colour of the day, as students, police and regular folk across B.C. use their clothing to show support for ending bullying...
Does Parenting Need an Entrance Test?

Does Parenting Need an Entrance Test?

02.25.2014
I am simply appalled that a 15-year-old boy who was starved, abused, and deprived of medical attention -- all at the hands of his parents...
Teachers' Strike Vote Called

Teachers' Strike Vote Called

Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press  02.25.2014
VANCOUVER - British Columbia's teachers' union will take a strike vote next month, saying they have no choice because the government continues...
North Van Mayor Proposes Way Out Of Transit Rreferendum Quagmire

North Van Mayor Proposes Way Out Of Transit Rreferendum Quagmire

02.24.2014
One innovative plan that has been considered for about a decade, but has never been funded, is a system commonly used in Europe called...
New Medical Marijuana System Will Lead to Widespread Fraud

New Medical Marijuana System Will Lead to Widespread Fraud

02.23.2014
With dozens of different companies providing medical cannabis, each with different labels and packaging, it will be impossible for an officer...
B.C. LNG Tax Too High: Companies

B.C. LNG Tax Too High: Companies

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  02.23.2014
VICTORIA - One of the first questions British Columbia's Finance Minister Mike de Jong was asked when he introduced the Liberal government's...