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Man wins lotto for 2nd time

Jul 3, 2020 / 11:10 am

Meet Burnaby’s luckiest man. What qualifies him as the city’s luckiest dude? Winning two major lottery jackpots in four years does. Burnaby’s...

Teacher child porn charges

Jul 3, 2020 / 10:33 am

RCMP have charged a Delta school teacher with child pornography offences. The Surrey RCMP Internet Child Exploitation Unit (ICE) charged Elazar Reshef, 52, with...

Cops nab violent suspect

Jul 2, 2020 / 5:01 pm

Vancouver police were quick to nab a Surrey man who was attacking people at random Tuesday afternoon. VPD Const. Tania Visintin said police arrested the...

14 months for child porn

Jul 2, 2020 / 3:37 pm

A Vancouver senior has been sentenced to 14 months in jail after pleading guilty to child porn charges. Vancouver police say 68-year-old John Penry Roberts...

Virus alert for 3 YVR flights

Jul 2, 2020 / 3:13 pm

The B.C. Centre for Disease Control is warning passengers who flew into Vancouver International Airport recently on three separate flights of a risk of COVID-19...

Birds changing their tunes

Jul 2, 2020 / 8:58 am

White-throated sparrows are changing their tune — an unprecedented development scientists say has caused them to sit up and take note. Ken Otter, a...

Canada Day in cars

Jul 1, 2020 / 5:34 pm

VANCOUVER - Organizers at the Pacific National Exhibition hosted a live parade on Canada Day, but with a twist. Spokeswoman Laura Ballance says it was a...

Complaint in investigation

Jun 30, 2020 / 5:25 pm

The office of B.C.'s police complaint commissioner says it has started an investigation into allegations of misconduct over the Delta Police...

Racist encounter in BC park

Jun 30, 2020 / 11:51 am

A pair of young B.C. women were approached by a stranger who got into a verbal altercation ultimately telling them to "go back to where you came from"...

'No celebrations': frustration

Jun 30, 2020 / 6:15 am

Jess Housty can't remember the last time Canada Day was celebrated in the Heiltsuk Nation. Housty lives in the coastal B.C. town of Bella Bella where the...

COVID-19 course at UBC

Jun 29, 2020 / 6:00 pm

The University of British Columbia is offering a new way of understanding COVID-19 when classes return this fall. More than 270 students are signed up for the...

Dog rescued from hot truck

Jun 29, 2020 / 4:00 pm

Vancouver Police say two men rescued a dog in distress after it was left in a hot truck Sunday afternoon. Community Police Officer Jason Doucette tweeted about...

Surrey police seeks chief

Jun 29, 2020 / 3:58 pm

Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General Mike Farnworth has appointed seven members to the City of Surrey’s new police board, which will be roughly...

RCMP to review allegation

Jun 29, 2020 / 12:43 pm

The deputy police chief in Delta, B.C., says the department's handling of an assault complaint filed against the wife of Chief Neil Dubord is being reviewed...

Hootsuite names new CEO

Jun 29, 2020 / 10:58 am

Hootsuite has named a new CEO to replace founder Ryan Holmes after his 12 years at the helm of the Vancouver-based tech company. Tom Keiser, former chief...

Facebook ad boycott

Jun 29, 2020 / 6:50 am

Lululemon Athletica Inc., Mountain Equipment Co-op and Arc'teryx are joining a growing list of top international brands vowing not to advertise on Facebook...

'Hobbit House' can be yours

Jun 29, 2020 / 4:00 am

If you're in the market for a house that replicates those featured in Peter Jackson's 'The Hobbit', you could be in luck. Vancouver's...

Sinking boat rescued

Jun 28, 2020 / 8:34 pm

Two BC Ferries vessels worked in partnership with the Canadian Coast Guard to perform a dramatic rescue in the Strait of Georgia on Sunday afternoon. Crews...

5-year-old missing girl found

Jun 28, 2020 / 4:07 pm

UPDATE 4:07 p.m. Surrey RCMP confirms the 5 year old female child who was reported missing has been located and is safe. Her information has been removed from...

COVID scare at strip club

Jun 27, 2020 / 5:00 pm

Vancouver Coastal Health is warning anyone who visited a Vancouver strip club earlier this week to monitor themselves for symptoms after potentially being...

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