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Four-hour ambulance wait

Four-hour ambulance wait

Surrey Sep 29, 2016 / 6:17 am

Apologies are following in the wake of a mother and daughter's four-hour wait for an ambulance in Surrey. Up to 10 ambulances were dispatched to the Monday...

6 years for Ponzi scheme

6 years for Ponzi scheme

Vancouver Sep 28, 2016 / 12:45 pm

A former notary who ran a Ponzi scheme that defrauded investors of more than $100 million has been sentenced to six years in prison. Provincial court Judge...

VPD en masse today

VPD en masse today

Vancouver Sep 28, 2016 / 12:25 pm

If you notice a lot of police activity around Vancouver today, don't panic. The Vancouver Police Department has announced it will be conducting emergency...

Licence needed for Airbnb?

Licence needed for Airbnb?

Vancouver Sep 28, 2016 / 10:35 am

Vancouver is proposing a new business-licence system for short-term rentals through websites like Airbnb to deal with "dangerously" low vacancy rates....

Woman struck in hit and run

Woman struck in hit and run

New Westminster Sep 28, 2016 / 8:56 am

New Westminster police are looking for the driver behind a hit and run Tuesday evening. On Sept. 27 at 4:55 p.m., the New Westminster Police Department...

LNG decision imminent

LNG decision imminent

Richmond Sep 27, 2016 / 3:52 pm

Three federal cabinet ministers are en route to Richmond, where they will announce later today whether the Liberal government is approving a controversial...

8 years in jail for Ponzi?

8 years in jail for Ponzi?

Vancouver Sep 27, 2016 / 1:08 pm

A Crown lawyer says a British Columbia woman who bilked 28 investors out of millions of dollars and potentially compromised the Canadian economy should get a...

Crash closes Alex Fraser

Crash closes Alex Fraser

Delta Sep 27, 2016 / 6:25 am

A multi-vehicle crash closed down lanes on the Alex Fraser Bridge overnight in the Lower Mainland. As of 2 a.m., the northbound lanes were still closed, but...

Helicopter crashes in field

Helicopter crashes in field

Langley Sep 26, 2016 / 6:50 am

Two people escaped uninjured from a helicopter crash in Langley Saturday night. The husband and wife were forced to make an emergency landing in a farm field...

Riddled with bullet holes

Riddled with bullet holes

Surrey Sep 25, 2016 / 6:21 pm

Surrey RCMP were called to a home in the 4200 block of 152 Street where they found an adult male and female suffering from gunshot injuries approximately a...

Royals meet addict moms

Royals meet addict moms

Vancouver Sep 25, 2016 / 5:00 pm

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's promise to meet with all kinds of Canadians took them to Vancouver's gritty Downtown Eastside Sunday, where they met...

Where the royals are today

Where the royals are today

Vancouver Sep 25, 2016 / 7:29 am

Details of the royal tour for Sunday by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge after they arrive in Vancouver: — Prince William and his wife Kate will tour...

Suspicious death ID'd

Suspicious death ID'd

Coquitlam Sep 24, 2016 / 1:16 pm

Police have identified the man found dead in a vehicle Friday in Coquitlam, a death police believe involved foul play. Jason Leigh Zellmer, a Surrey resident,...

Man killed in shooting

Man killed in shooting

Maple Ridge Sep 24, 2016 / 9:30 am

A man was shot dead early Saturday morning in Maple Ridge. Police responded to the area near 243 Street and 102 Avenue just after 2 a.m. to find a 32-year-old...

Firm accused of crime link

Firm accused of crime link

Vancouver Sep 24, 2016 / 8:11 am

A payment processing company in Vancouver has been accused of being a "significant transnational criminal organization" by the United States Treasury...

Bacon trial pushed back

Bacon trial pushed back

Vancouver Sep 24, 2016 / 8:02 am

UPDATE: 8 a.m. The trial of a man accused of one count of first-degree murder in an attack that left six people dead has been delayed, pushing it back more than...

Heartbreak seniors reunited

Heartbreak seniors reunited

Surrey Sep 23, 2016 / 5:29 pm

Two seniors who broke B.C.'s heart have been reunited. Wolfram and Anita Gottschalk spent several months separated in different care homes due to a lack of...

Extradited over murder

Extradited over murder

Vancouver Sep 23, 2016 / 2:22 pm

Edmonton police say an American man has been extradited to Canada to face murder and arson charges. Police said Jason Steadman, who 41, is charged in the death...

Body found near river

Body found near river

Coquitlam Sep 23, 2016 / 1:04 pm

UPDATE: 1:05 p.m. Police say a body discovered near a vehicle this morning is suspicious. "The area surrounding the scene will be cordoned off for a...

AG asked to step in for tot

AG asked to step in for tot

Vancouver Sep 23, 2016 / 6:59 am

British Columbia's representative for children and youth is urging the province's attorney general to intervene in the case of a Metis toddler being...

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