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Housing sales plummet

Housing sales plummet

Vancouver Oct 4, 2016 / 10:33 am

Home sales in Metro Vancouver plunged by 32.6 per cent last month compared to the same month last year, the city's real estate board said Tuesday, a sign...

Sex abuse in gov't care

Sex abuse in gov't care

Vancouver Oct 4, 2016 / 10:26 am

A new report from British Columbia's representative of children and youth says an alarming number of girls have been the victims of sexual violence while in...

ID to enter casinos?

ID to enter casinos?

Vancouver Oct 4, 2016 / 6:30 am

David Eby, the NDP's gambling critic, says B.C. Lotteries should insist that all customers show identification at casino doors to block criminals or those...

Schneider appears in court

Schneider appears in court

Vancouver Oct 4, 2016 / 6:11 am

A former Vernon man made his first court appearance Monday in Vancouver, accused in connection with the death of a Japanese student. William Victor Schneider...

Collision now a fatality

Collision now a fatality

Vancouver Oct 3, 2016 / 5:23 pm

A pedestrian collision in Vancouver early Sunday is now fatal, police say. A 58-year-old man was struck by a westbound taxi while crossing East Hastings Street,...

Assault on Granville bridge

Assault on Granville bridge

Vancouver Oct 3, 2016 / 5:12 pm

Vancouver Police are looking for witnesses to a weekend assault on the Granville Street Bridge. About 3 a.m. Sunday, a 32-year-old woman was walking south on...

Wrongly accused as creep

Wrongly accused as creep

Surrey Oct 3, 2016 / 4:12 pm

The Creep Catchers have made a big mistake. The founder of Surrey Creep Catchers is apologizing after an innocent man's picture was posted on the...

Suspected meth lab busted

Suspected meth lab busted

Abbotsford Oct 3, 2016 / 2:03 pm

Abbotsford Police busted a suspected meth lab Sunday night. Abbotsford Police and RCMP, along with a hazmat team, raided the property near Marshall and Everett...

OT goal beats Canucks

OT goal beats Canucks

Vancouver Oct 2, 2016 / 7:49 pm

Matt Nieto scored his second goal of the game in overtime as the San Jose Sharks defeated the Vancouver Canucks 3-2 on Sunday in NHL pre-season action at Rogers...

Whitecaps eliminated

Whitecaps eliminated

Vancouver Oct 2, 2016 / 7:21 pm

Brad Evans scored on a penalty in the 81st minute as the Seattle Sounders beat the Vancouver Whitecaps 2-1 on Sunday in a heated game that saw both teams finish...

Plane crash  in Surrey

Plane crash in Surrey

Surrey Oct 2, 2016 / 6:20 pm

RCMP responded to reports of a plane crash Sunday afternoon in South Surrey. In a release, Surrey RCMP said they received reports at about 2:15 p.m. of an Ultra...

Pedestrian struck by taxi

Pedestrian struck by taxi

Vancouver Oct 2, 2016 / 7:47 am

Vancouver Police are investigating after a pedestrian was apparently struck by a taxi cab overnight. The incident happened in the early hours of Sunday, before...

Transit mayhem after games

Transit mayhem after games

Vancouver Oct 2, 2016 / 7:38 am

Thousands of sports fans flooding out of two games Saturday evening found SkyTrain service shut down in downtown Vancouver. Shuttle buses were brought in to...

Raptors' anthem statement

Raptors' anthem statement

Vancouver Oct 2, 2016 / 7:03 am

True to their word, the Toronto Raptors took a stand on Saturday by locking arms during the national anthems prior to a pre-season game against the Golden State...

Up creek, no paddle

Up creek, no paddle

West Vancouver Sep 30, 2016 / 3:41 pm

This crook was literally up the creek without a paddle. A male suspect in a West Vancouver break and enter tried to flee the scene on a paddleboard. Except he...

Petronas not selling: gov't

Petronas not selling: gov't

Vancouver Sep 30, 2016 / 2:51 pm

The British Columbia government says the main stakeholder in a proposed liquefied natural gas export terminal is not considering selling its stake in the...

Kelowna Hells Angel guilty

Kelowna Hells Angel guilty

Vancouver Sep 30, 2016 / 12:56 pm

David Giles has been found guilty of conspiracy to import 200 kilograms of cocaine. Vancouver Sun reporter Kim Bolan tweeted out the verdict Friday afternoon....

Search on for hiker

Search on for hiker

North Vancouver Sep 30, 2016 / 7:25 am

An air and ground search Thursday found no trace of a hiker missing on the mountains of Vancouver's North Shore but rescuers expected to be back on the...

Foster parents lose fight

Foster parents lose fight

Vancouver Sep 30, 2016 / 6:53 am

The last time a pair of British Columbia foster parents saw the Metis toddler they have raised almost since birth, the little girl was being carried away in the...

Arrests in two homicides

Arrests in two homicides

Vancouver Sep 30, 2016 / 6:15 am

Vancouver police say arrests have been made in two unrelated cases of bodies that were found at opposite ends of the city. Police say the body of a man was...