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2 in hospital after shooting

Sep 19, 2020 / 7:30 am

The RCMP say two men are in hospital after a shooting Friday evening in Richmond. The shooting comes after a gunfight at a Richmond gas station the night prior,...

Gunfight at gas station

Sep 18, 2020 / 4:23 pm

Richmond RCMP is asking for the public’s help after an apparent “exchange of gunfire” between two vehicles at a gas station on Thursday night....

Carbon capture firm grows

Sep 18, 2020 / 3:17 pm

It has been a heady week for Squamish's Carbon Engineering. First, on Sept. 15, the company announced that Shopify was its first customer. Put most simply,...

Physio beats blind dog

Sep 18, 2020 / 2:20 pm

Over 8,700 people have signed an online petition asking that a North Shore physiotherapist’s licence be cancelled after he pleaded guilty to charges of...

Large gun bust at border

Sep 18, 2020 / 11:21 am

The Canada Border Services Agency is announcing charges against an American man who was allegedly busted trying to smuggle 14 firearms into Canada at the...

Drops food, steals package

Sep 18, 2020 / 11:00 am

A DoorDash delivery driver got less than he bargained for in Surrey when he swiped an Amazon package from the doorstep of a hungry customer. “It was a set...

Another school exposure

Sep 18, 2020 / 10:32 am

An individual who attended a Surrey secondary school last week has tested positive for COVID-19. In a tweet, deputy superintendent of Surrey schools Jordan...

The Big W comes down

Sep 18, 2020 / 9:26 am

Wow Westminster’s time on New Westminster’s waterfront came to an end late Wednesday due to damage from the Westminster Pier Park fire. Keith Gagne...

Search and rescue on TV

Sep 18, 2020 / 9:21 am

You’ve read about their exploits saving lost and injured hikers from peril. Now, North Vancouver's North Shore Rescue is headed for the TV screen with...

Targeted shooting in Surrey

Sep 18, 2020 / 9:00 am

RCMP say they are investigating a targeted shooting in Surrey. A statement from the force says officers responded to reports of gunfire late Thursday in the...

Arrest made in pier fire

Sep 17, 2020 / 3:30 pm

A suspect has been arrested in connection with the Westminster Pier Park fire. The New Westminster Police Department just announced they have arrested a male...

Science World asks for help

Sep 17, 2020 / 2:25 pm

Science World is in danger of closing, at least temporarily, unless the B.C. government comes through with financial support, the organization’s CEO Tracy...

Police flag rising crime

Sep 17, 2020 / 12:47 pm

Police say the latest statistics suggesting an increase in crime for the first half of the year in Vancouver are concerning. Vancouver police say violent crime...

Murderer claiming illness

Sep 17, 2020 / 12:36 pm

A lawyer for a man who fatally stabbed a high school student four years ago in Abbotsford, B.C., says he will argue in court that the man is not criminally...

3 dead in 2 homicides

Sep 17, 2020 / 9:52 am

Three people have been killed in what Vancouver police say are two separate homicides in the city. Const. Tania Visintin says two people were found unresponsive...

Outbreak at Delta Hospital

Sep 17, 2020 / 9:42 am

Fraser Health has declared an outbreak at Delta Hospital after evidence of transmission in a medicine unit. According to a news release issued by Fraser Health...

Masks may not be enough

Sep 17, 2020 / 9:36 am

Richmond is considering mandatory masks in city-run facilities – but one public health doctor warns there have been transmissions of COVID-19 between...

Aquarium seeks lifeline

Sep 17, 2020 / 6:54 am

Lillooet stepped out of her travelling cage, stretched her wings, shook her tail feathers and looked around the empty foyer of the Vancouver Aquarium. The...

Missteps in deadly outbreak

Sep 16, 2020 / 8:00 pm

An internal report detailing the deadliest COVID-19 outbreak in British Columbia has painted a grim picture of the failures of the Langley Lodge long-term care...

Fake grenade spooks cops

Sep 16, 2020 / 2:53 pm

Burnaby RCMP officers had to respond in a cautious manner this week with the report of a grenade. Officers were called out to the report that the grenade had...

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