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12 flights exposed to COVID

Apr 18, 2021 / 2:40 pm

The BC Centre for Disease Control has added a dozen more flights to the COVID-19 exposure list. According to the BCCDC between the exposed flights were between...

One dead in shooting

Apr 18, 2021 / 11:58 am

Vancouver Police are investigating the murder of a man last night in Vancouver’s Coal Harbour neighourhood. Police responded to multiple 911 calls for...

Vaccine registration expands

Apr 18, 2021 / 11:25 am

The province is inviting all adults in British Columbia to register for their COVID-19 vaccination this coming week. B.C. has been rolling out the majority of...

‘Please take good care of it’

Apr 18, 2021 / 10:05 am

It’s safe to say that most people who have sunk weeks of work into a project only to have it stolen from them would, given the chance, leave some choice...

Deficit budget coming

Apr 18, 2021 / 7:47 am

British Columbia's finance minister says her professional training as a family therapist helped her develop the New Democrat government's first budget...

Illegal ride-hailing hit hard

Apr 17, 2021 / 2:00 pm

It doesn’t pay to operate an illegal ride-hailing service in Burnaby. Local RCMP members have ramped up their stings in the city with a series of sweeps...

4-day climate march

Apr 17, 2021 / 1:00 pm

Demonstrators calling on the B.C. government to take urgent action on the climate emergency passed through Richmond this morning on their way to Victoria...

Highway 1 clear

Apr 17, 2021 / 12:45 pm

UPDATE 5:35 p.m. The highway is now fully cleared. ORIGINAL 12:45 p.m. Highway 1 is partially closed west of Sicamous Saturday, and single lane, alternating...

Vaccinating entire towns

Apr 17, 2021 / 11:20 am

Adult residents of dozens of small Interior communities are, or soon will be, eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine, regardless of their age. Interior Health has...

Mine claim on sacred land

Apr 17, 2021 / 8:34 am

A mineral exploration company with provincial permits to work in Tahltan territory in northwestern British Columbia is treading on sacred grounds, an elected...

Shot while in handcuffs: suit

Apr 17, 2021 / 4:00 am

A Kootenay RCMP officer is facing a new lawsuit after he allegedly shot a man with a non-lethal round who was already detained in handcuffs. Police had first...

Hwy 3 planned closure

Apr 16, 2021 / 7:21 pm

Motorists travelling east on Highway 3 are being advised of a planned closure of Highway 3 on Saturday. The Kootenay Pass will be closed for about two hours...

Police seek more victims

Apr 16, 2021 / 6:04 pm

After RCMP in Alberta laid charges against a 53-year-old man in connection with an ongoing sexual assault investigation, police in B.C. are urging people in the...

Mixed messages from Henry

Apr 16, 2021 / 6:03 pm

Ahead of what is forecast to be the hottest weekend of the year so far, provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry is urging British Columbians to limit outdoor...

Tiny townhouse downtown

Apr 16, 2021 / 3:51 pm

One tool to help deal with Vancouver's housing crisis could involve some extreme downsizing. A tiny townhouse prototype sits at the corner of East Cordova...

Vaccine delay disappointing

Apr 16, 2021 / 3:47 pm

B.C. Health Minister Adrian Dix is calling the delay in the Moderna vaccine announced by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau “disappointing.” Earlier...

Partial stay in auto ruling

Apr 16, 2021 / 3:21 pm

The British Columbia Court of Appeal has granted a temporary and partial stay in the legal fight over how drivers in the province can have their accident...

1,005 new cases, six deaths

Apr 16, 2021 / 3:15 pm

Another 1,005 new cases of COVID-19 cases were identified in British Columbia in the past 24 hours, including 110 cases in the Interior. The new cases bring the...

Olympics need no funding?

Apr 16, 2021 / 2:48 pm

The head of Vancouver’s 2010 Winter Olympics says planning and hosting a 2030 Games would be a regional event to help lift B.C. from the COVID-19 pandemic...

$83M parks investment

Apr 16, 2021 / 1:00 pm

UPDATE: 1 p.m. Over the next three years, the BC Parks' budget will increase by more than $83 million, the province announced Friday. The increased...

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