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Gondola to SFU?

Jul 18, 2019 / 4:42 pm

Simon Fraser University has stepped up its campaign to get approval for a gondola up Burnaby Mountain. This week, SFU launched a new website extolling the...

Hanged chief honoured

Jul 18, 2019 / 3:43 pm

Chiefs have gathered in New Westminster to commemorate an Indigenous leader who was wrongfully tried and hanged 154 years ago. Chief Ahan was hanged in the...

Roughed up at hospital

Jul 18, 2019 / 12:10 pm

Security personnel at New Westminster's Royal Columbian Hospital used excessive force when kicking a man out, resulting in a broken wrist among other...

Quits over policing battle

Jul 18, 2019 / 11:37 am

Fractures within a civic political party in Surrey are widening with the resignation of a third member of the Safe Surrey Coalition in the last two months....

Bear bowls man over

Jul 17, 2019 / 6:55 pm

A man is licking his wounds after allegedly colliding with a black bear in Coquitlam River Park Tuesday evening. The encounter occurred about 6 p.m. near the...

Forced to renovict tenants

Jul 17, 2019 / 6:50 pm

A Burnaby landlord says the city is forcing him to evict his tenants – including a family with young children – for bylaw infractions many other...

Gas exec denies price fixing

Jul 17, 2019 / 5:58 pm

One of the largest fuel companies in British Columbia says there's no retail market more competitive than gasoline in Canada and an executive denies any...

Sketch of SFU grabber

Jul 17, 2019 / 2:14 pm

Burnaby RCMP have released a sketch of a man suspected of grabbing a 19-year-old Simon Fraser University student on a trail near the campus. The woman had gone...

IH region second in suicides

Jul 17, 2019 / 1:39 pm

The numbers are down slightly province wide, but the Interior Health region has the second highest suicide rate in BC. According to the BC Coroners Service,...

Treasure hunt for $80K

Jul 17, 2019 / 6:51 am

Gold Rush Canada, a Canada-wide interactive experience combining murder mystery and treasure hunt, comes to Vancouver this August. A total of $500,000 in cash...

AG sues over forgotten park

Jul 17, 2019 / 6:38 am

The attorney general of B.C. is taking the District of West Vancouver to court, alleging the municipality has broken an agreement it made with two residents who...

Big Oil to face BC inquiry

Jul 17, 2019 / 6:20 am

Four oil and gas companies are expected to answer questions today about how they use the Trans Mountain pipeline, how refinery closures affect their prices and...

Robbed in broad daylight

Jul 16, 2019 / 8:13 pm

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man pepper-sprayed a woman and tried to steal her purse in Richmond city centre. The 52-year old Richmond woman was...

Traffic chaos at YVR

Jul 16, 2019 / 4:47 pm

Traffic is heavily backed up around Vancouver International Airport due to an earlier issue with the Moray Bridge on the middle arm of the Fraser River. The...

Canuck crow made official

Jul 16, 2019 / 2:38 pm

Canuck the crow, Vancouver’s unofficial winged ambassador, is officially protected. Canuck’s human best friend Shawn Bergman announced on the Canuck...

Jailed teen gets b-day cake

Jul 16, 2019 / 2:06 pm

A Coquitlam teen with a troubled past and significant police history spent his 15th birthday in jail, but his transgressions didn't stop RCMP from...

Finding Ryan Reynolds

Jul 16, 2019 / 10:44 am

Vancouver Airport CEO Craig Richmond is obsessed with finding Ryan Reynolds – and he needs some help. Richmond took some time away from running...

Hope for BC sports fans

Jul 16, 2019 / 10:35 am

The last few years have been hard times for Vancouver sports fans. The city’s three major-league professional teams — the Canucks, BC Lions and...

Woman assaulted near SFU

Jul 15, 2019 / 4:13 pm

RCMP are looking for a man who allegedly tried to grab a 19-year-old woman walking on a Burnaby Mountain trail near Simon Fraser University Sunday night. The...

The case for high-speed rail

Jul 15, 2019 / 3:15 pm

A business case for a proposed high-speed rail link connecting Vancouver, Seattle and Portland says the travel time would be under an hour between each of the...

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