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Smoke-filled coast

Smoke-filled coast

Vancouver Jul 6, 2015 / 11:25 am

Smoke continues to clog South Coast skies, as an estimated 200 forest fires burn across B.C. A heavy blanket of stagnant grey haze has settled over the Lower...

Booze suspected in crash

Richmond Jul 5, 2015 / 3:17 pm

Alcohol is believed to be a factor in a two-vehicle crash in the Lower Mainland that left one person dead and another in critical condition. Around 9: 41 p.m....

Dump truck collision fatal

Dump truck collision fatal

Surrey Jul 5, 2015 / 7:05 am

A collision between a dump truck and an SUV claimed the life of a man in Surrey on Saturday. The crash occurred about 4:30 p.m. on the 17000 block of 32nd...

Gunfire in Surrey

Gunfire in Surrey

Surrey Jul 5, 2015 / 6:24 am

Police say more shots were fired in Surrey early this morning. About 3 a.m., RCMP received reports of shots fired on the 8300 block of 128th Street. Officers...

Fatal collision

Fatal collision

Surrey Jul 4, 2015 / 8:33 pm

A male driver died in a two vehicle collision Saturday afternoon in Surrey. At approximately 4:30 pm, Surrey RCMP responded to a report of the collision in the...

Garbage truck kills woman

Garbage truck kills woman

Vancouver Jul 4, 2015 / 6:15 pm

A 62-year-old woman is dead after being struck by a garbage truck in Vancouver. Vancouver Police say the tragic accident happened just before 9 a.m. Saturday....

House fire claims life

House fire claims life

Surrey Jul 4, 2015 / 6:43 am

RCMP were on the scene of a fatal house fire in Surrey early this overnight. About 12:30 a.m., police and firefighters responded to the blaze on the 15600 block...

New boats for Coast Guard

New boats for Coast Guard

Delta Jul 3, 2015 / 4:10 pm

The Canadian government has awarded a $7.6-million contract to a Delta, B.C., company that will build 27 vessels for the Canadian Coast Guard. The federal...

World Cup the hot ticket

World Cup the hot ticket

Vancouver Jul 3, 2015 / 3:00 pm

Japan will likely have to battle the crowd as well as the U.S. in Sunday's Women's World Cup final at B.C. Place Stadium. American fans have been a...

Rotund retriever rescued

Rotund retriever rescued

North Vancouver Jul 3, 2015 / 2:39 pm

A beefy Labrador retriever had to be retrieved itself, after becoming dog tired on a strenuous hike with its owner. Fraser, a 120-pound yellow Lab, was along...

Derailment in New West

Derailment in New West

New Westminster Jul 3, 2015 / 11:23 am

UPDATE 11:15 a.m. Southern Railway says there is no cause for concern after a train derailed in New Westminster. The company says the locomotive slid off the...

Riot hero to pot zero

Riot hero to pot zero

Vancouver Jul 2, 2015 / 3:19 pm

A man arrested at a Vancouver pot protest on Canada Day is vowing to burn an award he received for his heroism during the Stanley Cup riot. Vancouver Police...

Transit vote fails

Transit vote fails

Vancouver Jul 2, 2015 / 10:16 am

Residents of Metro Vancouver have rejected a half-per-cent sales tax to fund $7.5 billion in transportation upgrades. Elections BC says 62 per cent of voters...

Transit results awaited

Transit results awaited

Vancouver Jul 2, 2015 / 5:51 am

The results of a vote to determine if the sales tax should be raised to fund major transportation upgrades in Metro Vancouver are expected to be released later...

Another Pickton guilty

Another Pickton guilty

Vancouver Jul 1, 2015 / 7:16 pm

A woman who was sexually assaulted by the brother of serial killer Robert Pickton says she is elated she can once again walk tall after winning a lengthy court...

Arrests mar pot protest

Arrests mar pot protest

Vancouver Jul 1, 2015 / 1:23 pm

UPDATED: 6:02 P.M. The Vancouver Police Department confirmed today four people were arrested at the protest and investigators are expected to recommend charges...

Bye bye, Bieksa

Bye bye, Bieksa

Vancouver Jun 30, 2015 / 5:41 pm

The Vancouver Canucks finally found a taker for Kevin Bieksa. Vancouver traded the veteran defenceman to the Anaheim Ducks for a 2016 second-round pick. The...

140 km/h over the limit

140 km/h over the limit

Delta Jun 30, 2015 / 5:11 pm

How do you get your kicks? Probably not by riding on two wheels at speeds of 220 km/h, but one man in Delta was caught doing just that. Delta Police posted a...

Shots fired from car to car

Shots fired from car to car

Surrey Jun 30, 2015 / 4:10 pm

Police in Surrey are investigating an incident in which shots were fired between two cars. The incident is said to have occurred in the 15700 block of Fraser...

Trudeau rolls out green plan

Trudeau rolls out green plan

Vancouver Jun 29, 2015 / 7:05 pm

Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau says restoring a "gutted" environmental review process would be part of his vision for strengthening Canada's...

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