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41 min ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette
Metro Vancouver now has approval to landfill bottom ash from its Burnaby garbage incinerator that had been set aside after some loads failed pollution tests.
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4 hrs ago | CBC News
The B.C. government is permitting beer, spirits and wine to be sold in local grocery stores, however, the sales will take place through separate cashiers.
9 hrs ago | Canada.com
After years of futility in his first six NHL seasons with the New York Islanders and Florida Panthers, the star goaltender found a home - and the playoffs - in Vancouver.
13 hrs ago | Nanaimo News Bulletin
The Fraser Valley Real Estate Board , which includes Surrey, White Rock and North Delta, reported a benchmark detached house price of $558,100 in February, up about 1.5 per cent from December and up 3.2 per cent year-over-year.
Transportation Minister Todd Stone says the City of New Westminster's call for tolls on a rebuilt Pattullo Bridge may be problematic.
A sailor who entered Canada as a crew member aboard a freighter docked at one of North Vancouver's port terminals will be spending longer than he planned in the country after border services inspectors seized a computer containing child pornography.
Dustin Paul, seen here in a photo taken before the 2004 shootings, must serve 16 years before becoming eligible for parole.
In B.C. Supreme Court on Monday Joshua Norman Pio was found not guilty of aggravated assault and assault with a weapon for an incident that took place on Jan. 1, 2012 at the Barking Parrot.
A preschooler has been awarded $560,000 by a B.C. Supreme Court judge for the loss of her father in a motor-vehicle accident.
A passenger on a WestJet flight last Sunday couldn't resist leaving a sexist memento for the pilot.T he Calgary to Victoria route was flown by pilot Carey Smith Steacy, who, much to the disdain of one passenger, is a woman.
Linda Reid, Speaker of the House at the B.C. Legislature, came under fire Tuesday for authorizing $120,000 in expenses and renovations at a time of fiscal austerity.
The New Prosperity mineral deposit near Williams Lake is described by the industry as one of the largest in the world, containing 5.3 billion pounds of copper and 13.3 million ounces of gold.
The Canadian criminal justice system, which for years has "protected" women and minors who are sexually abused by keeping their identities secret, is being challenged - and by none other than some of the victims themselves.
A stranded traveller crosses a parking lot in Borden-Carleton, Prince Edward Island on Feb. 16, 2014.