New Westminster

Couple Loses Condo Over Parking Spot Fight

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.14.2014 | Canada British Columbia

NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C. - What started as a parking spot dispute devolved into such heavy legal gridlock that a judge has ordered a B.C. couple to vacat...

Is New West The New Paris?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 04.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Mon dieu! New Westminster is on track to get a taste of Paris with the prospect of a new urban beach along its waterfront. A city council report id...

Road Ragers Trade Blows In Traffic

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.30.2014 | Canada British Columbia

UPDATE: 3:10 p.m. — One of the drivers involved in this road rage incident was issued a violation ticket for driving offences, but the individual's ...

Teen Charged In Brutal Attack

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.18.2014 | Canada British Columbia

NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C. - A 16-year-old will be charged with a vicious attack in New Westminster, B.C., that has left a 19-year-old man in a coma and no...

LOOK: You Could Own A Mayor's Apartment

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 11.22.2013 | Canada British Columbia

And now, for some Canadian mayoral news that has absolutely nothing to do with Toronto. Breathe it in! New Westminster mayor Wayne Wright is sellin...

WATCH: History Lost In New West Fire

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.11.2013 | Canada British Columbia

New Westminster's most devastating fire since 1898 levelled a historic building, destroying almost a dozen businesses and leaving a soon-to-be-bride s...

Blaze Batters New West

CBC | Posted 12.10.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Firefighters are fighting a large fire on Columbia and MacKenzie streets in downtown New Westminster, B.C., on Thursday morning. Eyewitnesses say th...

LISTEN: Police Release Chilling 'Kidnap' Call

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 09.02.2013 | Canada British Columbia

New Westminster police need the public's help to track down a man who called a non-emergency number and said he wanted to kidnap a woman and hold her ...

Paramount Strip Club Campaign By Students Needs More Research

Justin 'Drex' Wilcomes | Posted 03.24.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Justin 'Drex' Wilcomes

Since when did adults take their morality cues from teenagers still in high school? Students from a B.C. high school want to shut down a strip club because they say it objectifies women. But therein lies the problem, they clearly forgot to ask the women that work there if they feel they're been objectified.

Norovirus Outbreak Closes Wards Until Friday

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C. - The highly-contagious norovirus may have surfaced at a second hospital in Metro Vancouver.Officials at Vancouver General Hospi...

Residential School Compensation Deadline Extended

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.04.2012 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A complicated settlement process for those who survived sexual and physical abuse at the former Woodlands Residential School has forced an...

Mountie Convicted In Deadly Crash Quits

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.19.2012 | Canada

NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C. - Veteran RCMP officer Cpl. Benjamin (Monty) Robinson, whose involvement in Robert Dziekanski's death and unrelated conviction i...

Mountie Had Vodka Shots After Deadly Crash

CP | Terri Theodore, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.15.2012 | Canada

NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C. - The lawyer for an off-duty RCMP officer accused of obstructing justice by leaving the scene of a fatal motorcycle accident and...

B.C. Man Guilty In Deadly Road Rage Incident

CBC | Posted 03.20.2012 | Canada

A Langley, B.C., man involved in a deadly road rage incident was found guilty of three charges, including criminal negligence causing de...

Overfilled B.C. Hospital Storing Patients In Lobby

CBC | Posted 03.04.2012 | Canada

Royal Columbian Hospital in New Westminster, B.C., has suddenly become so overcrowded that it has set up beds in the building’s lobby a...

Three-Legged Dog Rescued From BC Blaze

CBC | Posted 02.15.2012 | Canada

Firefighters in New Westminster, B.C., rescued a three-legged dog that kept running back into a burning house in an apparent attempt to f...