How Much B.C. Farmland Will Actually Be Protected?

How Much B.C. Farmland Will Actually Be Protected?

01.29.2014
This current core review is not about the best interests of agriculture; rather it is about freeing thousands of hectares of agricultural...
Time To Bite Bullet On Metro Vancouver Regional Police Force

Time To Bite Bullet On Metro Vancouver Regional Police Force

01.29.2014
If British Columbians pay the same bucks as Ontario and Quebec for policing, has fewer cops and a higher crime severity index, what gives?...

Transit Referendum Should Be Delayed To Avoid Cluster Fiasco

01.29.2014
If the transit referendum was held at the same time as the municipal election, there is a real risk that people exercising their freedom...
B.C. Government Broke Own Law: Ombudsperson

B.C. Government Broke Own Law: Ombudsperson

The Canadian Press  01.28.2014
VICTORIA - The B.C. government routinely missed legislated deadlines for providing benefits to some of the province's most vulnerable people,...
We'll Be Watching You, Christy: Teachers Federation

We'll Be Watching You, Christy: Teachers Federation

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  01.28.2014
VICTORIA - British Columbia's teachers say they'll be looking for signs next month that Premier Christy Clark's government is abiding by...
She Says Transit Poll Date Not Set In Stone

She Says Transit Poll Date Not Set In Stone

The Canadian Press  01.27.2014
VICTORIA - Premier Christy Clark says the timing for a referendum concerning Metro Vancouver's transportation system is open for discussion.In...
Major Win For B.C. Teachers

Major Win For B.C. Teachers

Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press  01.27.2014
VANCOUVER - A judge has ruled that the British Columbia government was so hung up on provoking its public school teachers into strike action...
Government Purchases: Someone Needs To Look At How Sausage Is Made

Government Purchases: Someone Needs To Look At How Sausage Is Made

01.27.2014
When it comes to a lot of government activity, taxpayers often want to ignore how the sausage is made: Just take as little of our money...
Enviro Reviews Too Cumbersome: Premier

Enviro Reviews Too Cumbersome: Premier

Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press  01.27.2014
VANCOUVER - British Columbia Premier Christy Clark has ordered a review of the province's environmental assessment process, saying the...
B.C. Mayor Rants About 'Banana Republic'

B.C. Mayor Rants About 'Banana Republic'

01.27.2014
Is B.C. becoming a banana republic? Burnaby Mayor Derek Corrigan certainly thinks so. The fiery politician made the comments at a Jan....
Derelict Vessels Are Polluting The B.C. Coastline

Derelict Vessels Are Polluting The B.C. Coastline

01.24.2014
The Northern Gateway and Kinder Morgan pipeline proposals plan to significantly increase heavy oil tankers to Asia and both governments...
B.C.'s First School Of Chinese Medicine

B.C.'s First School Of Chinese Medicine

The Canadian Press  01.24.2014
RICHMOND, B.C. - B.C.'s first public school of traditional Chinese medicine will be hosted by Kwantlen Polytechnic University.Advanced...

Why The Secrecy, Premier Clark?

01.24.2014
In the latest attempt to control press access to Canadian politicians, B.C. Premier Christy Clark found herself the subject of a full-on...
Transit Referendum Coming

Transit Referendum Coming

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  01.23.2014
VICTORIA - British Columbia's transportation minister says he's preparing to introduce legislation that paves the way for a Vancouver-area...