Sea to Sky Highway

Why's The Private Sector Playing Taxpayers' Foreman In B.C.?

Dermod Travis | Posted 09.27.2016 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

How did B.C. end up in the peculiar situation of having to rely on the private sector to oversee private sector construction companies working on public sector infrastructure projects, potentially signing off on billions of tax dollars in cost overruns along the way?

The Figures Behind B.C. Hydro's Site C Dam

Dermod Travis | Posted 06.24.2016 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

The B.C. government has placed two bets over the Site C project: one that B.C. Hydro can keep construction costs to $8.8 billion, and, two, that it can find customers for the power. Left to cover the ante? Taxpayers.

That B.C. Highway Fire Is A $260,000 Sports Car

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 05.29.2016 | Canada British Columbia

Nobody was injured.

Head-On Bus Crash Closes B.C. Highway

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.23.2015 | Canada British Columbia

One man was taken to hospital Wednesday morning.

Alleged Impaired Driver Kills Cyclists, Passenger Near Whistler

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.31.2016 | Canada British Columbia

The driver swiped a group of three cyclists, said police.

B.C.'s Sea-To-Sky Highway Already Needs Repairs

CBC | Posted 06.20.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The work comes just five years after the B.C. government spent $600 million fixing the 'Highway of Death.'

Whistler Highway Crash Leaves Woman With Critical Injuries

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.03.2015 | Canada British Columbia

WHISTLER, B.C. - A woman in her late 30s has been airlifted to hospital in critical condition after a serious crash in Whistler, B.C.Whistler RCMP res...

PHOTOS: Snow Causes Chaos On B.C.'s Sea To Sky Highway

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 01.05.2015 | Canada British Columbia

A powerful winter storm caused traffic mayhem on B.C.'s Sea to Sky highway Sunday. While the snow may be a boon for ski resorts, many motorists fou...

Outdated Logging Rules Mean Risk, Says Union

CBC | Posted 12.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The union representing a majority of the province's forestry workers is calling for an industry review of logging trucks after a fatal accident on the...

Pack Of Porsches Impounded For Speeding

CBC | Posted 10.07.2012 | Canada British Columbia

Four Porsche drivers caught speeding on the Sea-to-Sky highway on Saturday have had their vehicles impounded, just one week after West Vancouver polic...

Fatal B.C. Crash Driver Reportedly High On LSD

CBC | Posted 04.18.2012 | Canada

The driver of a pickup truck involved in a deadly head-on collision with a limousine outside Whistler last month was allegedly drunk and claimed to be...