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Charged for threatening wife

Feb 27, 2020 / 8:35 pm

The husband of a New Westminster mother who disappeared this week was charged with threatening his wife in January. CTV News reports Rishi Deo Sharma was...

Huge gun cache at tent city

Feb 27, 2020 / 7:00 pm

A cache of weaponry large enough to fuel a massive, armed confrontation was found by police in Oppenheimer Park Tuesday night. The haul included nine guns, more...

Gervais praises BC brew

Feb 27, 2020 / 1:31 pm

British comedian Ricky Gervais likes his B.C. beer. Asked by a fan what brew he likes best, the funny man replied on Twitter: "I like so many and I...

Port warns of virus woes

Feb 27, 2020 / 1:12 pm

The head of Canada’s largest port says the novel coronavirus is eating into trade following a year that saw cargo volumes dip. Vancouver Fraser Port...

2-tier healthcare in court

Feb 27, 2020 / 12:42 pm

A lawyer for patients and doctors fighting to maintain public health care in British Columbia says a proponent for private care wants to benefit from provincial...

Surrey Police gets go-ahead

Feb 27, 2020 / 11:27 am

Surrey has been given approval by the B.C. government to create a municipal police board as it continues on the path of replacing the RCMP. Mayor Doug McCallum...

Pedestrian struck, killed

Feb 27, 2020 / 10:39 am

RCMP are seeking witnesses following a pedestrian fatality in Surrey Wednesday night. Police were called to a report of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle on the...

Search on for woman

Feb 27, 2020 / 8:38 am

Search and rescue team members say they have been called to take part in a search for a woman missing from her home in New Westminster, east of Vancouver. The...

Historic transplant hopes

Feb 27, 2020 / 7:06 am

A Coquitlam man is set to be the first patient to ever receive a double hand transplant in Canada, five years after bacterial meningitis and septic shock took...

Hospice may fight cut

Feb 26, 2020 / 3:28 pm

A hospice society in British Columbia says it is outraged by the province's decision to stop its funding because it refuses to provide medically assisted...

Busted driving big rig with L

Feb 26, 2020 / 10:00 am

It took just 15 minutes for police conducting commercial vehicle checks in Burnaby Tuesday to find a truck and driver that needed to be taken off the road. The...

Seaplane thief on camera

Feb 26, 2020 / 9:37 am

Vancouver Police have released video footage showing a suspect in a recent seaplane theft attempt. In the video (below) a man can be seen attempting to open...

Youth brawl on Instagram

Feb 26, 2020 / 8:40 am

Five Heritage Woods Secondary students could be facing assault charges after several videos depicting violence that took place near the school were posted to...

Stiff penalty for fake Viagra

Feb 26, 2020 / 8:37 am

Two North Vancouver residents have avoided hard time but will face fines after pleading guilty to importing and selling off-brand erectile dysfunction drugs....

'Unlawful' healthcare model

Feb 26, 2020 / 6:42 am

A legal challenge by the owner of a private clinic providing scheduled surgery for "affluent" patients should be denied because it is based on a...

Teacher bashes Islam online

Feb 25, 2020 / 4:27 pm

A Vancouver teacher has been reprimanded for comments he made about B.C. Mosque Day on Facebook, comments the B.C. Commission for Teacher regulation said are...

Robbery suspect at large

Feb 25, 2020 / 3:48 pm

Do you recognize this man? Surrey RCMP is asking the public for help in identifying a robbery suspect who was involved in an incident on Feb. 8, at a bank in...

Hospice funding yanked

Feb 25, 2020 / 2:42 pm

A hospice society in British Columbia is having its funding stopped because it will not comply with the province's policy on medical assistance in dying....

2-tiered healthcare in court

Feb 25, 2020 / 12:57 pm

A lawyer for the British Columbia government says private clinics would increase wait lists for "ordinary" people in the public system and especially...

Plea for third rescue flight

Feb 25, 2020 / 10:44 am

Chinese Canadians whose family members remain in Hubei province, the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak, are urging the federal government to send a third...

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