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Van hits, kills scooter rider

Van hits, kills scooter rider

Mar 30, 2015 / 5:58 am

Mounties say a woman riding a mobility scooter has been killed in a crash in Surrey, B.C. Emergency crews responded to the collision between a four-wheeled...

Canoe spill survivor lucky

Canoe spill survivor lucky

Mar 29, 2015 / 6:30 pm

Firefighters say it’s fortunate a woman whose canoe tipped over Sunday on the fast-flowing Seymour River had proper safety equipment and ample experience....

Man dies in police shooting

Man dies in police shooting

Mar 29, 2015 / 4:31 pm

One man is dead, another is in hospital following an early morning stabbing in Burnaby. Police were called to the scene in the 6100 block of 14th Avenue just...

Woman killed in Surrey

Woman killed in Surrey

Mar 29, 2015 / 11:33 am

Update – March 29 The woman killed late Friday night has been identified as 25-year-old Salamawit Girma of Surrey. Members of the Integrated Homicide...

Crowd-sourcing healthcare?

Crowd-sourcing healthcare?

Mar 29, 2015 / 11:00 am

A long and dark list materializes when tabulating the health problems plaguing First Nations communities across Canada: HIV and AIDS, tuberculosis, nutritional...

Cop smashes car window

Cop smashes car window

Mar 29, 2015 / 9:14 am

Vancouver police say a YouTube video of an officer smashing the window of a car he had just pulled over doesn't tell the whole story. The video, posted...

Woman rescued from river

Woman rescued from river

Mar 29, 2015 / 8:43 am

A woman and her dog were rescued from the fast-moving waters of Lynn Creek, Saturday. The woman was walking along the river when the pet jumped in, said North...

Another shooting at Coast

Another shooting at Coast

Mar 27, 2015 / 8:35 pm

A shooting in Burnaby Friday afternoon is under investigation by RCMP. Witnesses heard screaming on the 3800 block of Hastings Street about 3 p.m. A woman named...

Alleged assailant charged

Alleged assailant charged

Mar 27, 2015 / 6:50 pm

A man has been charged after a Vancouver woman was allegedly tied up and sexually assaulted by an intruder in her home. Vancouver Police Const. Brian Montague...

Judges win pay battle

Judges win pay battle

Mar 27, 2015 / 3:46 pm

Provincial court judges in British Columbia have won a round in a long-standing battle against the government over pay and pension. Salary and pension...

$30M in fines for fraud

$30M in fines for fraud

Mar 27, 2015 / 1:47 pm

The B.C. Securities Commission has permanently banned two men from the province's capital markets over what it says was one of the largest cases of fraud in...

13 charged in drug bust

13 charged in drug bust

Mar 27, 2015 / 12:28 pm

Thirteen people have been charged with more than 60 offences in a sweeping drug investigation. A total of 66 drug and firearms charges have been laid following...

Abbott blasts treaty decision

Abbott blasts treaty decision

Mar 27, 2015 / 11:10 am

The man whose job was pulled from under him as the head of the B.C. Treaty Commission says he's convinced Premier Christy Clark will pay a political price...

Charges stayed in fatal crash

Charges stayed in fatal crash

Mar 27, 2015 / 10:09 am

Charges have been stayed against a transport truck driver who was involved in a crash that killed a Mountie in Surrey. Const. Adrian Oliver died in November...

X-Files returns to Vancouver

X-Files returns to Vancouver

Mar 27, 2015 / 6:55 am

The X-Files is returning to Vancouver, sci-fi series villain "the Smoking Man" confirms. Local actor William B. Davis played the shadowy character on...

2 hit in targeted shooting

2 hit in targeted shooting

Mar 27, 2015 / 6:08 am

Police say two men in their mid-20s have been shot in a seemingly targeted incident in Surrey. RCMP received a number of calls starting at about 8:40 p.m....

Sex assault suspect caught

Sex assault suspect caught

Mar 26, 2015 / 4:42 pm

A man is in custody after what Vancouver police are calling a serious assault at a home in the Strathcona neighbourhood. Shortly after noon, Thursday, a man...

Awesome auto show sights

Awesome auto show sights

Mar 26, 2015 / 4:33 pm

There's something for almost every gearhead and car lover at this year's Vancouver International Auto Show. The show is on all this week at the...

Oil and gas risk low: report

Oil and gas risk low: report

Mar 26, 2015 / 3:50 pm

Health risks associated with oil and gas activity in the British Columbia's northeastern communities are low, according to a newly released report from the...

Attempted child luring

Attempted child luring

Mar 26, 2015 / 3:15 pm

Coquitlam RCMP are warning the public after a young girl was approached and offered a gift by a strange man on Tuesday afternoon. They say the man was in a...

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