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B.C. government introduces new rules for province’s party-bus and limo industry

VICTORIA - The Government of B.C. has amended the Passenger Transportation Regulation governing licensing for limousines. The change will increase safety by making operators -...

Police hunting for two Indo-Canadian men in connection with sexual assault on Burrard Street Bridge

Police are looking for two men who are believed to be responsible for the overnight sexual assault of a woman on the Burrard Street Bridge. Around...

Pitbull -Rottweiler cross destroyed; girl recovers in hospital

BY RICHARD WATTS, TIMES COLONIST VICTORIA — A 16-day-old baby girl is in hospital recovering from injuries she received when she was mauled by the family...

Surrey MLA Amrik Virk says he could have done ‘better job’ on Kwantlen board

CASSIDY OLIVER / THE PROVINCE , Surrey-Tynehead MLA Amrik Virk previously sat on Kwantlen's board of directors. SURREY — A series of emails between former members...

Terms finalized for LNG customers using BC Hydro system

VICTORIA - The rates for liquefied natural gas (LNG) proponents to connect to BC Hydro's electrical grid have been set, providing certainty for industry...

Cheques in mail to help parents cover daycare costs inccurred by teachers’ strike

VICTORIA — Finance Minister Mike de Jong says provincial government cheques are in the mail to help B.C. parents cover daycare costs incurred during...

Teachers’ strike daycare cheques are in the mail: finance minister

The Canadian Press VICTORIA : The cheque is in the mail says Finance Minister. Finance Minister Mike de Jong says parents should begin getting their government...

Premier Christy Clark’s Statement on Diwali

“This year, Diwali will once again be celebrated by thousands of British Columbians from several faiths in many communities. “Beginning on October 23, the Festival...

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High-profile gangster Gary Kang gunned down inside parents’ house

Kang pleaded guilty last month to several charges related to a massive 2018 Vancouver police investigation and was awaiting sentencing. By Kim Bolan A high-profile Lower...

Richmond murder is suspected retaliation for Kang hit, sources say

By Kim Bolan A convicted drug-trafficker with links to the Wolf Pack and Brothers Keepers (BK) gang was shot to death in Richmond on Thursday...

Mayor of Castlegar resigns following backlash over trip to family cabin

Vancouver: (Vancouver Sun) The mayor of a B.C. city in the West Kootenays has quit following backlash over a trip he took with his...

Thousands of Canadians still travelling to Hawaii, despite pandemic

TORONTO -(CTV News)- In the wake of several Canadian elected officials being caught travelling over the holidays – despite federal health guidelines stating non-essential...