BC News

Bear fight caught on video

Sep 21, 2019 / 2:00 pm

A wild scene was recently caught on camera in Northern B.C. Cari McGillivray was driving on Highway 37A between Stewart B.C. and the Meziadin Junction when she...

Murder trial comes to close

Sep 21, 2019 / 7:20 am

A father accused of murdering his two daughters has told his trial a "yarn" about the day the girls were killed, a Crown attorney argued Friday....

Charged after senseless act

Sep 20, 2019 / 9:00 pm

Following a hit-and-run that took place in Victoria on July 15, a Victoria man is now facing four charges related to the incident. University of Victoria...

Historic deal for First Nation

Sep 20, 2019 / 7:32 pm

A First Nation has signed an agreement that will return over 3,000 hectares of land after it has been in treaty negotiations for more than two decades. The land...

Charges stayed against cop

Sep 20, 2019 / 7:23 pm

Assault and obstruction charges against an Alberta Mountie have been stayed in B.C. The prosecution service says charges against Const. Vernon Hagen were stayed...

WorkSafe hits Site C builder

Sep 20, 2019 / 4:39 pm

The main civil works contractor for the Site C dam has been fined more than $662,000 — the largest fine possible — by WorkSafeBC after a worker...

Water extraction opposed

Sep 20, 2019 / 4:26 pm

Columbia Shuswap Regional District directors have taken a unanimous stand against commercial water extraction in rural Golden. The CSRD is developing a policy...

Promises to break promises

Sep 20, 2019 / 3:26 pm

Gordon Jeffrey is a typical 32-year-old Whistler resident. When he’s not working as a waiter, he can be found skiing, biking, playing music or with his...

Trucker chain-up fines jump

Sep 20, 2019 / 1:51 pm

The provincial government has announced increased fines for commercial truckers caught without chains this winter on B.C. highways. Truckers will now face a...

Smart meter case tossed

Sep 20, 2019 / 10:25 am

B.C.’s Human Rights Tribunal has dismissed a complaint against BC Hydro and its "smart meters" from a woman who alleges it disrupts her sleep...

Another rabid bat found

Sep 20, 2019 / 10:21 am

For the second time in less than a month, a dead rabies-infected bat has been found near an elementary school in Saanich. Island Health confirmed Thursday that...

Horgan to talk deadly road

Sep 20, 2019 / 9:56 am

Premier John Horgan is expected to meet with Indigenous leaders on Vancouver Island next week to discuss the state of a treacherous logging road where two...

Invasive hornets destroyed

Sep 20, 2019 / 6:34 am

A nest of invasive Asian giant hornets has been discovered and destroyed in a park south of Nanaimo. The provincial government says its experts and a group of...

Surgical wait at record level

Sep 20, 2019 / 5:00 am

Surgical wait lists have hit alarming, record-breaking levels in the province according to the BC Anesthesiologists' Society. In a letter sent to all MLAs...

Salmon farms on way out

Sep 19, 2019 / 8:35 pm

Premier John Horgan says industry, government and Indigenous nations on northern Vancouver Island are collaborating on a four-year program to transition away...

Teens charged with murder

Sep 19, 2019 / 8:24 pm

Two teenagers have been charged with murder in the stabbing death of a man last month in Surrey. The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team says two boys, aged...

Charges in theft from MLA

Sep 19, 2019 / 5:13 pm

A former constituency assistant is facing charges over accusations he stole money from the office of John Martin, the Liberal member of the B.C. legislature for...

Deteriorating level of safety

Sep 19, 2019 / 5:04 pm

Vancouver police renewed concern Thursday about what they describe as “the deteriorating level of public safety” in the tent-occupied Oppenheimer...

River death, murder charges

Sep 19, 2019 / 4:49 pm

Williams Lake RCMP have laid additional charges against a pair of suspects after identifying a body found in the Fraser River on Aug. 27. The body was...

Spot the fake insurance

Sep 19, 2019 / 4:36 pm

The cost of renewing car insurance is driving some people to be creative. But Coquitlam RCMP are warning against forging licence plates. “Can you spot the...