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U.S. whines over wine

U.S. whines over wine

Vancouver Jan 18, 2017 / 1:50 pm

UPDATE: 1:50 p.m. B.C. says it will defend against a trade law challenge by the U.S. government over the sale of B.C. wine in grocery stores. “We support...

Freedom denied

Freedom denied

Abbotsford Jan 18, 2017 / 12:05 pm

UPDATE: 12:05 p.m. Convicted killer Kelly Ellard won't get the escorted releases from prison she says needs after the recent birth of her child. Ellard was...

Husband's emotional plea

Husband's emotional plea

New Westminster Jan 18, 2017 / 12:02 pm

The grieving husband of a New Westminster woman found dead in waters off Bowen Island last fall has posted a moving tribute to his wife and urges all new moms...

Slightly hurt in shooting

Slightly hurt in shooting

Abbotsford Jan 18, 2017 / 9:36 am

Police are describing a shooting in Abbotsford as targeted. Const. Ian MacDonald says a 22-year-old man left his home in the West Clearbrook neighbourhood at...

Be wary, judge tells jury

Be wary, judge tells jury

Vancouver Jan 18, 2017 / 6:52 am

A British Columbia Supreme Court judge has instructed a jury to be "very cautious" about relying on eyewitness evidence to find guilt in the case of...

Suing over pipeline

Suing over pipeline

Vancouver Jan 17, 2017 / 3:01 pm

Three First Nations are taking the federal government to court over its decision to approve the expansion of the Trans Mountain pipeline that they say poses a...

Trans Mtn may tear us apart

Trans Mtn may tear us apart

Vancouver Jan 17, 2017 / 1:16 pm

A revenue-sharing agreement that helped convince British Columbia to support the $6.8-billion Trans Mountain oil pipeline expansion threatens to tear the fabric...

Grand theft at gaming studio

Grand theft at gaming studio

Vancouver Jan 17, 2017 / 11:36 am

A 35-year-old Vancouver man has been arrested and charged with several offences following break-ins that targeted a well-known charity and three businesses in...

Murdered inside a business

Murdered inside a business

Richmond Jan 16, 2017 / 4:47 pm

A man was murdered in Richmond on Monday and police said the suspect and victim knew each other. Officers arrived on scene at a business located near Viking Way...

You have mail from the KKK

You have mail from the KKK

Abbotsford Jan 16, 2017 / 11:53 am

Residents in Abbotsford almost woke up to a surprise on their driveways Sunday morning. Seventy plastic bags filled with Klu Klux Klan literature was plopped on...

'Must bring own shovel'

'Must bring own shovel'

Vancouver Jan 16, 2017 / 11:19 am

As-is, where-is ... bring your own shovel. A cheeky Craigslist ad posted in East Vancouver offers a 2001 Volkswagen Golf for sale. But, first you'll have to...

Van city's unpopular mayor

Van city's unpopular mayor

Vancouver Jan 16, 2017 / 11:07 am

Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson is the least popular big city mayor in Canada. That, according to a new poll by Mainstreet Research. Robertson's approval...

VPD search for elderly man

VPD search for elderly man

Vancouver Jan 15, 2017 / 3:37 pm

The Vancouver Police Department is looking for the public's help to find an elderly man who went missing Sunday morning. Sandy Bull, 81, who was last seen...

Living in a U-haul

Living in a U-haul

Vancouver Jan 15, 2017 / 9:09 am

A Vancouver man who couldn't find any housing moved into a U-Haul locker with his belongings late last year – although it didn't last for long....

Icy river rescue

Icy river rescue

Langley Jan 14, 2017 / 7:14 pm

Firefighters rescued a man from the icy Fraser River in Langley, Saturday. The man became stuck in an ice jam while using a skiff to break up ice around the...

House fire suspicious

House fire suspicious

Abbotsford Jan 14, 2017 / 12:57 pm

A Saturday morning blaze at an Abbotsford residence is being deemed suspicious by investigators. Abbotsford Fire Rescue Service arrived to find the home...

Slithery storage surprise

Slithery storage surprise

Vancouver Jan 14, 2017 / 12:51 pm

Conservation officers hoped to snag a snake, Saturday, that was slithering through a storage facility in Vancouver. The snake was spotted by staff on Thursday...

Woman injured in stabbing

Woman injured in stabbing

Surrey Jan 14, 2017 / 11:41 am

A woman was stabbed in an altercation at a Surrey home overnight. Police responded to a home on the 13500 block of 90th Avenue about 12:50 a.m. A 32-year-old...

Driven out by pricey homes

Driven out by pricey homes

Vancouver Jan 14, 2017 / 11:00 am

More than one-third of Metro Vancouver homeowners are considering moving to more affordable markets, according to a recent poll. Insights West recently...

Stolen pickup truck collision

Stolen pickup truck collision

Vancouver Jan 13, 2017 / 6:55 pm

A stolen pickup truck snarled traffic early this morning in Vancouver. Police were called to the area of Harwood and Burrard Street after the owner of a 1994...

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