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Workers out of hospital

Dec 10, 2017 / 11:21 am

UPDATE: 11:15 a.m. A fire chief says poor ventilation at a Delta greenhouse is to blame for sending dozens of workers to hospital for carbon monoxide poisoning....

Man stabbed in north Surrey

Dec 9, 2017 / 10:16 pm

A man is in hospital in serious, non-life-threatening condition after being stabbed in the early evening on Saturday in Surrey. Forensic investigators are...

Homeless camp fire doused

Dec 9, 2017 / 5:38 pm

No one was hurt in a fire at a Vancouver homeless camp on Saturday thanks to a response by fast-acting residents. The blaze was sparked in one of the tents at...

Landlord loophole closing

Dec 9, 2017 / 2:28 pm

Renters in British Columbia no longer need to worry about their landlords hiking up rates to match high rents in hot neighbourhoods. The NDP government...

Pedestrians seriously hurt

Dec 9, 2017 / 6:19 am

Two pedestrians were seriously injured after being struck by a vehicle in the Newton area of Surrey Friday evening. On Dec. 8 at 7:37 p.m., two pedestrians were...

Bevy of bad guys busted

Dec 8, 2017 / 7:30 pm

Four people have been arrested in relation to a series of residential break-ins in South Vancouver. Since Nov. 9, several residents reported their homes were...

Police seek masked groper

Dec 8, 2017 / 7:15 pm

Vancouver police have released a surveillance photo of a man suspected in two sexual assaults. Police are asking for the public’s help to identify a...

Shooting victim targeted

Dec 8, 2017 / 4:05 pm

UPDATE: 4:05 p.m. Police have confirmed the man shot and killed in Langley Friday morning is 21-year-old Dai Duong of Abbotsford. Duong was known to police and...

Startup hires special agent

Dec 8, 2017 / 1:24 pm

Big Blockchain Intelligence Group Inc. says it has hired a former U.S. Homeland Security special agent to head its forensics division. The Vancouver-based...

Shots fired in Surrey

Dec 8, 2017 / 11:43 am

Surrey RCMP is investigating shots fired in the 17000 block of 21st Avenue Friday morning. RCMP arrived on scene at approximately 9:30 a.m., after a report of...

Overdoses bury fire crews

Dec 8, 2017 / 11:17 am

Vancouver firefighters have responded to more than 6,000 overdose calls this year, a 28 per cent increase over last year with a month remaining in 2017. Mayor...

Second charge on SkyTrain

Dec 7, 2017 / 10:09 pm

The man accused of a racism-fuelled assault of a woman on a SkyTrain Monday night has previously been charged with a second SkyTrain assault of a 10-year-old...

Skytrain attack victim speaks

Dec 7, 2017 / 3:15 pm

An 18-year-old Muslim woman who was allegedly attacked on a SkyTrain in Vancouver says the incident is a warning for all minorities to be mindful of their...

Trans Mtn wins over city

Dec 7, 2017 / 3:13 pm

The National Energy Board has ruled in favour of Kinder Morgan Canada in its efforts to bypass Burnaby, B.C., bylaws that stand in the way of its Trans Mountain...

Disappearance now murder

Dec 7, 2017 / 2:36 pm

Surrey RCMP now say they believe San Li Liao may have been murdered. Liao was reported missing by her family back on May 29, 2017. After an extensive search and...

BC girl video trending

Dec 7, 2017 / 7:52 am

That brazen sea lion who bit a young girl posing for a photo, dragging her into the water near Richmond B.C. is among the top trending videos for 2017....

B.C. byelection test

Dec 7, 2017 / 6:30 am

Inside a colourful candy shop in a bustling Vancouver suburb, Andrew Scheer and Kerry-Lynne Findlay marvelled at delicate British chocolate bars, chewy Red...

Lululemon tops 3Q forecasts

Dec 6, 2017 / 4:51 pm

Lululemon Athletica Inc. on Wednesday reported fiscal third-quarter profit of $58.9 million. The Vancouver, British Columbia-based company said it had profit of...

Gang squad makes gun bust

Dec 6, 2017 / 4:41 pm

Police in Metro Vancouver say they've seized guns, drugs and explosive devices in an effort aimed at fighting ongoing gang violence in the area. Members of...

Charges for skytrain attack

Dec 6, 2017 / 4:39 pm

A man has been charged with assault after police say a woman was the subject of a racially motivated threat on a train in Vancouver on Monday night. Metro...

Back behind bars

Dec 6, 2017 / 11:17 am

An alleged robber is back behind bars after reports of another robbery in Burnaby. 47-year-old Dean Zastowny was located at a SkyTrain station in Burnaby...

HBC reports losses

Dec 6, 2017 / 8:20 am

Canada's oldest department store chain lost $243 million in its latest quarter as some Hudson's Bay Co. banners failed to grow sales. The retailer...

Protesters told to leave

Dec 5, 2017 / 6:32 pm

The Supreme Court of British Columbia has ordered protesters in a south Vancouver neighbourhood to stop interfering with efforts to build temporary modular...

Accidentally let out of jail

Dec 5, 2017 / 6:29 pm

There are a lot of questions, but few answers after an accused bank robber was accidentally released from jail. Prison officials in Metro Vancouver are...

Cops shut down illegal bar

Dec 5, 2017 / 4:45 pm

An illegal booze can in Richmond was raided and shut down by police on Sunday. The 2,000 square foot, two-level unit located in the 11700 block of Voyageur Way...

Hero loses last battle

Dec 5, 2017 / 10:16 am

North Shore Search and Rescue is mourning the passing of Jay Piggot, who died early Tuesday morning after a lengthy fight against cancer. Piggot, a long-time...

Going postal

Dec 5, 2017 / 9:22 am

Canada Post is investigating after a video posted to social media Monday shows what appears to be a road rage incident involving the driver of a mail delivery...

Hwy 99 re-opens

Dec 5, 2017 / 7:47 am

Traffic is once again moving north on Highway 99 nearly a full day after a truck slammed into an overpass. The truck crashed into the bridge at 152nd Street in...

Christmas tree shortage

Dec 5, 2017 / 7:24 am

You already have noticed there aren't as many Christmas trees available this year as in years past and the prices are higher. That's because a shortage...

Atmosphere of opposition

Dec 4, 2017 / 10:55 am

A lawyer for Kinder Morgan Canada says political opposition to the Trans Mountain project in Burnaby, B.C. has "poisoned the well" and disrupted the...

Crossing grief

Dec 4, 2017 / 9:39 am

Crossing guards were monitoring the area and grief counsellors were on hand on the first school day since the death of a nine-year-old girl in Abbotsford. Hala...