'Stuff Your Stockings With B.C. Coal': Province's Holiday Advice

'Stuff Your Stockings With B.C. Coal': Province's Holiday Advice

12.15.2014
Someone on the B.C. government media team is working extra hard on pushing the holiday spirit. Case in point: a news release that advises...
B.C. Christmas Tree Sales Foster Hope For 'Aged-Out' Kids

B.C. Christmas Tree Sales Foster Hope For 'Aged-Out' Kids

Rhianna Schmunk  12.13.2014
Aunt Leah’s Christmas tree lots have the similar strings of twinkling lights and the familiar smell of fresh trees as other stands...
NDP Deputy Leader Won't Run Again

NDP Deputy Leader Won't Run Again

CP  12.12.2014
VANCOUVER- NDP stalwart Libby Davies announced Friday she will not seek re-election next year. After 40 years in public life, both as...
B.C. Rent Control Hike Would Hurt Tenants: NDP

B.C. Rent Control Hike Would Hurt Tenants: NDP

12.11.2014
The B.C. NDP is criticizing the province's Liberal party for a proposal that would hike the percentage by which landlords can increase...
Petronas B.C. LNG Project A 'Done Deal' Despite Delay: Clark

Petronas B.C. LNG Project A 'Done Deal' Despite Delay: Clark

CP  12. 8.2014
TORONTO - British Columbia's premier said Monday the province's multibillion-dollar agreement with Petronas to build a liquefied natural...
Dear Santa: Here Is What B.C. Wants For Christmas

Dear Santa: Here Is What B.C. Wants For Christmas

Dermod Travis  12. 8.2014
Dear Santa: You probably don't get Christmas letters from an entire province, but this year we hope you'll think of adding B.C. to your...
The Traditional Evidence Is Clear: Kinder Morgan Must Go

The Traditional Evidence Is Clear: Kinder Morgan Must Go

Torrance Coste  12. 5.2014
If a tar sands tanker hits a rock on the Kinder Morgan shipping route past Vancouver Island, the resulting spill could decimate wild salmon,...
New Victoria Mayor Declines To Pledge Oath To The Queen

New Victoria Mayor Declines To Pledge Oath To The Queen

12. 5.2014
The new mayor of Victoria, B.C. declined to pledge allegiance to Queen Elizabeth II during her inauguration, sparking controversy during...
B.C. Says Action Taken On 75 Per Cent Of Pickton Inquiry Recommendations

B.C. Says Action Taken On 75 Per Cent Of Pickton Inquiry Recommendations

CP  12. 4.2014
VICTORIA - British Columbia's government says it has taken action on 75 per cent of the recommendations made two years ago after a public...
Petronas Delaying Proposed B.C. LNG Terminal

Petronas Delaying Proposed B.C. LNG Terminal

CP  12. 3.2014
CALGARY - Malaysian energy giant Petronas said Wednesday it's delaying its proposed liquefied natural gas terminal near Prince Rupert,...
'Canadians Will Feel The Pain' If Pipelines Not Built: Alberta Premier

'Canadians Will Feel The Pain' If Pipelines Not Built: Alberta Premier

CP  12. 2.2014
VANCOUVER - Alberta's premier is urging the country to get behind several controversial pipeline projects linked to the province's oilsands,...
Personalized Learning Means Kids With Computers, Not Teachers

Personalized Learning Means Kids With Computers, Not Teachers

Lizanne Foster  11.28.2014
Personalized learning will mean that more often than not your child will be interacting with his/her personal computer while completing...
B.C. Minister's University Scandal Emails To Be Reviewed

B.C. Minister's University Scandal Emails To Be Reviewed

CP  11.25.2014
VICTORIA - British Columbia's finance minister ordered a review Monday of newly revealed emails connected to the province's advanced education...
Mount Polley Clean-Up Will Take Years: Gov't

Mount Polley Clean-Up Will Take Years: Gov't

CP  11.24.2014
WILLIAMS LAKE, B.C. - Four months after a torrent of mine water and waste gushed into two south-central British Columbia lakes, the province...