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Rare scotch: $139,000

Rare scotch: $139,000

Vancouver Feb 17, 2015 / 7:20 pm

The B.C. Liquor Distribution Branch has a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for scotch drinkers. Make that wealthy scotch drinkers. A set of four rare single malt...

Police arrest sex offender

Police arrest sex offender

Vancouver Feb 17, 2015 / 7:15 pm

Transit Police say a sex offender who was released nine days ago is back in custody for allegedly sitting beside a teenaged girl on a bus in Surrey, B.C. Police...

Eagle freed from power line

Eagle freed from power line

Richmond Feb 17, 2015 / 10:23 am

A trapped eagle story is going viral after BC Hydro crews jumped into action to save the bird caught in a live Ladner power line What started as a standard...

Dog found horribly beaten

Dog found horribly beaten

Surrey Feb 17, 2015 / 6:28 am

A three-year-old dog is recovering from emergency surgery after being found bound, stabbed and horrifically beaten in Surrey. Ryan Westaway said his black Lab...

Fire rips through apartment

Fire rips through apartment

Coquitlam Feb 16, 2015 / 6:30 pm

Firefighters are battling a stubborn blaze at a wood frame apartment complex in Coquitlam. The fire broke out at a four-storey building on Glen Drive around...

Tot's death an accident: mom

Tot's death an accident: mom

Surrey Feb 15, 2015 / 7:42 pm

The mother of a Surrey toddler whose death is under investigation by police says what happened was “100 per cent accidental.” Jennifer Johanson and...

Two in custody after stabbing

Two in custody after stabbing

Vancouver Feb 15, 2015 / 5:52 pm

Two people are in custody after a stabbing in downtown Vancouver early Sunday morning. Vancouver Police Const. Brian Montague says a man was stabbed at about...

3.4 quake off Vancouver

3.4 quake off Vancouver

Vancouver Feb 15, 2015 / 2:16 pm

A 3.4 magnitude earthquake that struck off the coast of Vancouver Saturday night was felt by residents throughout B.C.’s South Coast, according to the...

Man dies at SkyTrain station

Man dies at SkyTrain station

Burnaby Feb 15, 2015 / 2:11 pm

Homicide officers are investigating at a Burnaby SkyTrain station after a man died early Sunday morning. Burnaby RCMP responded to a report of an altercation at...

Schools warned of predator

Schools warned of predator

Surrey Feb 15, 2015 / 6:53 am

Days after Surrey Mayor Linda Hepner spoke out about a high-risk sex predator moving into the city, parents have received an additional warning from the local...

Death of 3-year-old probed

Death of 3-year-old probed

Surrey Feb 14, 2015 / 7:45 pm

Homicide investigators are probing the suspicious death of a three-year-old girl in Surrey. Sgt. Stephanie Ashton of the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team...

Hundreds march for women

Hundreds march for women

Vancouver Feb 14, 2015 / 3:14 pm

There was grief and outrage on the streets of Vancouver's Downtown Eastside on Saturday, as hundreds gathered to remember aboriginal women who have died or...

Warrant for high-risk offender

Warrant for high-risk offender

Vancouver Feb 14, 2015 / 1:10 pm

Vancouver police have issued an arrest warrant for a high-risk sexual offender after he failed to return to his halfway house. Forty-four year old Stanley Lee...

Councillor sets self on fire

Councillor sets self on fire

Squamish Feb 13, 2015 / 11:00 pm

A city councillor from Squamish, B.C. who promised voters he’d set himself ablaze fulfilled his fiery pledge Friday night. Peter Kent, a former stuntman...

B.C. woos Asian business

B.C. woos Asian business

Vancouver Feb 13, 2015 / 5:03 pm

Politicians and business leaders have initiated a $6.5 million plan to entice Asian companies to bring their headquarters to Vancouver. HQ Vancouver, a new...

Taser victim identified

Taser victim identified

Vancouver Feb 13, 2015 / 4:58 pm

The coroners service has identified a man who died in Chilliwack after Mounties used a conducted energy weapon. The service says 42-year-old Kevin Mukuyama...

Fonyo stabbed in invasion

Fonyo stabbed in invasion

Surrey Feb 13, 2015 / 12:25 pm

Steve Fonyo, who carried on the legacy of Terry Fox and raised millions for cancer research, is reportedly in hospital with serious injuries after a possible...

Patient kept in hospital shower

Patient kept in hospital shower

Abbotsford Feb 12, 2015 / 10:37 pm

The B.C. Nurses Union says an elderly patient has spent the last month in a shower room bed at Abbotsford Hospital. The patient has been housed in a small...

Man beats elderly couple

Man beats elderly couple

Richmond Feb 11, 2015 / 5:05 pm

A 76-year-old woman was repeatedly punched in the face after she answered a knock at the door. According to Richmond RCMP, after opening the door the elderly...

Big G back in the game

Big G back in the game

Vancouver Feb 11, 2015 / 3:46 pm

UPDATE: 3:45 p.m. Big G is back. The Harlem Globetrotters mascot was recovered Tuesday night by Vancouver police and spent the night in jail. Police officers...

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