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.

Fuel Spill Evacuation Order Lifted

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.25.2013 | Canada British Columbia

WINLAW, B.C. - The smell was so overpowering that it didn't take much to convince Lil Meloche to grab her dogs and leave her rural British Columbia ho...

And Then There Was One

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.23.2012 | Canada Politics

VANCOUVER - Search and rescue workers will resume efforts Wednesday to recover the body of a 17-year-old girl from the debris of a massive landslide i...

Four People Unaccounted For In B.C. Landslide

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.13.2012 | Canada

JOHNSON'S LANDING, B.C. - A desperate bid to rescue four people believed buried in a huge southeastern British Columbia landslide was expected to cont...

Search For Landslide Victims Could Face Delay

CBC | Posted 09.13.2012 | Canada

Search and rescue crews are expected to resume a grid search on Sunday of the area in southeastern B.C. where four people are believed to have been ca...

Frustration In B.C. As Search Resumes

CBC | Posted 07.13.2012 | Canada

The search for four people possibly caught in Thursday's landslide in southeastern B.C. has resumed, officials say. Landslides earlier Friday had d...

Flooding, Mudslides, Closures In B.C.

CBC | Posted 08.07.2012 | Canada

Several days of heavy rain have washed out roads and is now threatening to flood several communities across the Interior of B.C. On Thursd...

Deer Cull Opponents Facing Arrest

CBC | Posted 05.12.2012 | Canada

Vocal opponents of an urban deer cull in Invermere, B.C., could face criminal charges for allegedly harassing and intimidating the contractor hired to...

Long, Strange Trip For Canadian Caribou

CBC | Posted 05.06.2012 | Canada

A transfer of 20 mountain caribou from northern to southern B.C. went reasonably well, officials say, despite weather complications and the death of o...

10-Year-Old Accidentally Shoots Teen, Stepfather Charged

CBC | Posted 12.04.2011 | Canada

A B.C. man is facing two charges after his 10-year-old stepson accidentally shot and killed another boy while showing off his stepfather's shotgun. ...