Amber Alert For B.C. Children Cancelled

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.05.2016 | Canada British Columbia

They were last seen near Coquitlam, B.C.

B.C. RCMP Review Rough Arrest Of Elderly Couple Caught On Video

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 10.29.2016 | Canada British Columbia

"I respect and understand that the video may cause concern to the public," said RCMP Supt. Sean Maloney.

11 Canada Day Celebrations That Take You Off The Beaten Path | Posted 06.24.2016 | Canada Travel

Canada Day is coming up, and while it's always fun to head to a huge celebration in a big city, it can also be a good time to get off the beaten (and crowded) path for a more relaxed and local experience. If you're craving a more laid-back Canada Day experience there are many options all over the country.

B.C. Byelection Rules Restrict Freedom Of Expression

Vincent Gogolek | Posted 01.08.2017 | Canada British Columbia
Vincent Gogolek

Unbeknownst to many, a gag was put on free expression across British Columbia. When the B.C. government called the byelections in the districts of Vancouver-Mount Pleasant and Coquitlam-Burke Mountain, public communication about many important issues suddenly became "election advertising."

Charges Laid In Double Killing Of B.C. Woman, Israeli Man

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.22.2016 | Canada British Columbia

The RCMP say they believe Mo Saheli was previously in a relationship with the woman who was found dead.

Massive Coquitlam Fire Sends 100 People From Homes

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.19.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The displaced people lived in about 60 units.

Naked Man on the Loose in Coquitlam

The Huffington Post B.C. | Montana Cumming | Posted 01.14.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Police in Coquitlam want to know why someone is running around naked on a local trail. RCMP received two separate sightings of a naked man around ...

Coquitlam Teen Arrested For Fake Florida Shooting Threat

CBC | Posted 02.09.2015 | Canada British Columbia

A 17-year-old has been arrested in Coquitlam, B.C., after allegedly "swatting" a Florida high school. The teen suspect, who cannot be identified, is...

B.C. Muncipal Elections: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

Dermod Travis | Posted 01.17.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

Saturday was a good day for local democracy in B.C. As one person noted online: "First time in my life I've had to wait to vote in a local election....What the hell is going on?" What was going on was that voters were coming out of the woodwork by the thousands in towns and cities across B.C. and it seems that those who skipped 2011 had one thing on their mind this time.

B.C. First Nation Members Sue 'Million Dollar Chief'

CTV News | Posted 10.06.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Some members of a tiny B.C. First Nation are launching a class-action lawsuit against a chief who pocketed close to a million dollars last year after ...

Fat, 'Lazy' Bear Roaming B.C. City Just Wants To Chill

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 09.26.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Dudes, chill. That's what we imagine is going through the head of a large, lethargic black bear who has spent the last two days roaming residential...

B.C. Teacher Warned Repeatedly Of Inappropriate Touching

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 08.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A Coquitlam teacher has resigned after an investigation revealed he often hugged girls in his class and allowed them to sit on his lap. Between 201...

B.C. Coach Who Called Students 'Dumbasses' Disciplined

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.18.2014 | Canada British Columbia

An anger-prone gym instructor and an elementary school teacher who brought a knife to class have been reprimanded by the B.C. Teacher Regulation Branc...

B.C. City Wants You To Flush Your Pet's Poop

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.02.2014 | Canada British Columbia

One B.C. city is telling you what to do — and what not to do — with your pet's, well, doo doo. Coquitlam introduced an automated waste collecti...

Over 600 Coquitlam Teachers Being Laid Off

CBC | Posted 07.08.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The Coquitlam School District says it is laying off 632 teachers effective June 30 to help cover a $13 million dollar shortfall and nearly 100 of them...

Retired Teacher Charged With Abusing Students

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.17.2014 | Canada British Columbia

COQUITLAM, B.C. - A 60-year-old retired teacher who has already pleaded guilty to sexual exploitation now faces five charges related to sexual abuse o...

Evergreen Line Construction Mishap Blocks Coquitlam Traffic

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.14.2014 | Canada British Columbia

COQUITLAM, B.C. - Engineers are working to realign a section of elevated transit guideway under construction in Coquitlam, B.C., after it shifted earl...

Dying Dog's Bucket List

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 04.08.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Crushed by the news that her beloved dog, Romeo, had inoperable bone cancer, a Canadian woman decided to make sure his last days were filled with love...

90-Year-Old Involved In 3 Hit-And-Runs?

CBC | Posted 04.29.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The elderly driver suspected in a deadly hit-and-run accident in Coquitlam, B.C., last November had been investigated for two prior hit and runs an...

Students Mourn Slain Surrey Teacher

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A 27-year-old man has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of his sister, 33-year-old Maja Paderewska, who was found dead in a Coquitla...

Brother Charged In Coquitlam Homicide

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.26.2014 | Canada British Columbia

COQUITLAM, B.C. - A 27-year-old man has been charged with second-degree murder in connection with the death of his sister at a home in Coquitlam, B.C....

Coquitlam Steps Up

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

When Rose Samaniego first heard about the devastation caused by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, her first thought was one of deep worry. She was ...

Search For Alzheimer's Sufferer Continues

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 09.26.2013 | Canada British Columbia

As the search for 64-year-old Shin Ik Noh continues, his family are calling on the public to help. The Coquitlam man with Alzheimer's has been miss...

Coquitlam Shooting Victim Identified

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.28.2013 | Canada British Columbia

COQUITLAM, B.C. - Homicide police are investigating an overnight shooting in a Metro Vancouver area that left a man dead.The Integrated Homicide Inves...

Fatal Shooting In Coquitlam

CBC | Posted 10.28.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team has been called to a Coquitlam, B.C., neighbourhood after a man was reportedly shot and killed overnight. ...