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B.C. Affordable Housing Plan Barely Passes For Band-Aid Solution

Dermod Travis | Posted 12.01.2016 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

Hate to be one of those folk that B.C. Housing Minister Rich Coleman believes has nothing better to do than get up and whine every day, but the B.C. government's affordable housing plan announced last week falls short. Sorry, someone had to say it.

Sex Worker Beaten, Dragged

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.05.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Vancouver police are hunting for a man suspected of beating a sex trade worker who was tied up and dragged by a van.Police say a 42-year-o...

RCMP Apologize For Not Catching Pickton Sooner

CP | Posted 03.28.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - RCMP in British Columbia have issued an apology while admitting the department could have done more to stop Robert Pickton's murderous spr...

RCMP Did Not Share Pickton Investigation Info

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.09.2012 | Canada Politics

VANCOUVER - The Mounties failed to share important information about Robert Pickton with their counterparts in Vancouver, were quick to dismiss credib...