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Shot in the leg, targeted

Shot in the leg, targeted

Vancouver Jan 9, 2017 / 8:37 am

Vancouver Police say an early morning shooting on the city's west side appears to be targeted. A 58-year-old man was taken to hospital suffering from an...

Two stabbed in one night

Two stabbed in one night

Vancouver Jan 8, 2017 / 1:25 pm

Two separate stabbings in Vancouver sent two men to hospital. Both violent attacks happened just blocks apart Saturday, but police said the two are not related....

No smoke alarms in blaze

No smoke alarms in blaze

Vancouver Jan 7, 2017 / 11:58 pm

There were no smoke detectors in an East Vancouver home where fire claimed the life of a three-year-old child. “It would appear at this time that the...

Treetop kitty rescue

Treetop kitty rescue

North Vancouver Jan 7, 2017 / 11:43 pm

Bubba the cat was rescued by firefighters after spending three days 100 feet up a tree. “I think a coyote chased him up, I'm not sure. But I'm so...

More snow this weekend

More snow this weekend

Vancouver Jan 7, 2017 / 1:37 pm

A special weather statement was issued by Environment Canada, early Saturday afternoon, for B.C.'s South Coast. According to the agency, an Arctic ridge of...

Shelter from the cold

Shelter from the cold

Vancouver Jan 7, 2017 / 12:00 pm

Much is being done in B.C. this winter to ensure people in need of shelter have access to safe, warm places to stay. The provincial government has added close...

Judge: What's the hurry?

Judge: What's the hurry?

Vancouver Jan 7, 2017 / 7:00 am

A provincial court judge in British Columbia is questioning the Crown's urgency to impose additional restrictions on a couple freed five months ago after a...

Arrest in robbery spree

Arrest in robbery spree

Abbotsford Jan 6, 2017 / 11:08 pm

RCMP say they've connected a robbery spree in Chilliwack to an arrest made in Abbotsford. Police say the first robbery occurred on Dec. 19 at a store in...

Black market for road salt

Black market for road salt

Vancouver Jan 6, 2017 / 8:35 pm

Enterprising Metro Vancouver residents are cashing in – or trying to – on the city's icy street crisis. The city brought in shipments of road...

Heat finally back on

Heat finally back on

Burnaby Jan 6, 2017 / 7:51 pm

After nine weeks, residents of a Burnaby apartment building finally have heat. Residents of Woodway Place say their boiler has finally been fixed. They...

Shots fired between cars

Shots fired between cars

Surrey Jan 6, 2017 / 4:35 pm

Surrey RCMP are investigating a shooting incident in Newton. Police are following up after reports of shots fired between two vehicles about 1 p.m. Friday. The...

Heaters sparked deadly fire

Heaters sparked deadly fire

Vancouver Jan 6, 2017 / 1:05 pm

Vancouver fire officials believe space heaters caused a fire that killed a two-and-a-half-year-old girl on Thursday afternoon. Fire Chief John McKearney says...

BC firm going to asteroid

BC firm going to asteroid

Richmond Jan 6, 2017 / 6:22 am

NASA has chosen a Canadian company to build a spacecraft platform that will venture to a metallic asteroid called 16 Psyche. MacDonald, Dettwiler and...

'Phantom Shovel' is here

'Phantom Shovel' is here

Port Moody Jan 5, 2017 / 7:29 pm

A Port Moody resident is taking things into his own hands, as officials across Metro Vancouver are grilled for failing to keep icy sidewalks safe for...

Child dies in home fire

Child dies in home fire

Vancouver Jan 5, 2017 / 5:20 pm

A child has died in a house fire on Vancouver's east side and five family members rescued from the residence are in hospital. Capt. Jonathan Gormick of...

Rare treat for Vancouverites

Rare treat for Vancouverites

Vancouver Jan 5, 2017 / 4:02 pm

For the first time in 20 years, Vancouver residents can safely pond skate. The parks board says ice on Trout Lake is thick enough to support skaters – at...

Clark conflict case delayed

Clark conflict case delayed

Vancouver Jan 5, 2017 / 3:08 pm

British Columbia's Supreme Court has delayed a hearing on a case that seeks to set aside two rulings made by the provincial conflict of interest...

Officer-involved shooting

Officer-involved shooting

Surrey Jan 5, 2017 / 2:44 pm

UPDATE: 2:42 p.m. British Columbia's police watchdog says an RCMP officer in Surrey shot a man who had been holding a knife. The Independent Investigations...

Are you losing heat?

Are you losing heat?

Vancouver Jan 5, 2017 / 1:53 pm

Vancouver has launched a project to determine if thermal imaging of homes could help residents identify heat loss and save on energy costs. The city says...

3 charged in steroid bust

3 charged in steroid bust

Vancouver Jan 5, 2017 / 12:24 pm

Three B.C. residents face charges after an investigation that officials say broke up an alleged anabolic steroid smuggling and distribution ring. The Canada...

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