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Lessons from the aquarium

Apr 9, 2020 / 8:00 pm

The Vancouver Aquarium has launched a new ‘online oceans’ program that lets kids take part in live streamed classes on everything from sharks to...

Canadian Tire's about face

Apr 9, 2020 / 2:53 pm

Canadian Tire is shifting gears after it was revealed earlier this week that they were selling medical-grade supplies and protective gear. Canadian Tire says...

$14K in stolen phones

Apr 9, 2020 / 1:20 pm

The Surrey RCMP's property crime team has recovered about $14,000 in stolen phones that were taken from a local business owner. The investigation began on...

COVID case at BC Walmart

Apr 9, 2020 / 10:36 am

An employee at the Coquitlam Centre Walmart has tested positive for COVID-19. Walmart’s director of corporate affairs, Adam Grachnik, confirmed an...

City bleeding red ink

Apr 9, 2020 / 7:35 am

The City of Vancouver is losing up to $5 million per week in revenues and is worried citizens won’t be able to pay their taxes because of COVID-19's...

Early release for killer

Apr 9, 2020 / 7:28 am

A 22-year-old man convicted of manslaughter in the swarming death of Burnaby teen Luka Gordic during a grad weekend in Whistler five years ago has been released...

Keep kids cyber safe

Apr 9, 2020 / 4:00 am

Police in the Lower Mainland are offering tips on how to keep children safe from online predators during the COVID-19 crisis. The New Westminster Police...

Suspect coughed on cops

Apr 8, 2020 / 10:13 am

A Lower Mainland man has been charged with a number of offences, including intentionally coughing on a police officer. Cpl. Michael McLaughlin said the...

From BC, with love

Apr 8, 2020 / 7:00 am

A Richmond student has been getting up twice a night to reload his two 3-D printers, maximizing their productivity to create face shields for doctors fighting...

Sending the wrong message?

Apr 7, 2020 / 2:58 pm

SafeCare BC and other organizations working to gather personal protective equipment for healthcare workers have confirmed that masks being sold at some...

Drive-by pandemic wedding

Apr 7, 2020 / 12:37 pm

Family and friends came through for Port Moody newlyweds Brady and Julie Hebert on Saturday even though the ongoing pandemic kept them apart. Their big wedding...

No motorists in Stanley Park

Apr 7, 2020 / 12:22 pm

Stanley Park will be closed to all vehicles as of noon Wednesday and cyclists will be encouraged to move off the seawall and use the roads in the park, the park...

The blossoms are back!

Apr 7, 2020 / 7:49 am

How are you holding up? With a streak of sunny days in Vancouver, a cheery look at the city's cherry blossoms might just be what the doctor ordered as...

YVR traffic down 96%

Apr 7, 2020 / 6:46 am

Traffic has plummeted at Vancouver International Airport to four per cent of its normal volume. Craig Richmond, CEO of the Vancouver Airport Authority, reported...

Deadly shooting in Whalley

Apr 7, 2020 / 5:55 am

RCMP say a man has been shot and killed in Surrey. Officers were called to the the 8800 block of 138A Street in the Whalley neighbourhood just before 1 a.m. for...

Boat sinks after fire

Apr 6, 2020 / 4:02 pm

Two pleasure boats were destroyed and another one was heavily damaged by fire at Sewell’s Marina, Saturday. Most of the clues as to what caused the...

Steals necklace with a hug

Apr 6, 2020 / 2:56 pm

Surrey RCMP is asking for the public's help to identify a suspect in a distraction theft that took place last month. On March 4, a man reported that he was...

Missing woman's body found

Apr 6, 2020 / 2:54 pm

The body of a woman reported missing to the University RCMP for several weeks has been located in Port Moody, RCMP have confirmed. On Feb. 10, Monica Winter, a...

Health coverage denied

Apr 6, 2020 / 7:29 am

A Port Moody physiotherapist is sounding a warning as several high-profile insurance companies deny or limit coverage to patients amidst the COVID-19 crisis. ...

Sibling charged with murder

Apr 4, 2020 / 1:35 pm

Charges have been filed in the murder of a Coquitlam woman. Sgt. Frank Jang said on March 10 at 6:16 a.m., a woman’s body was found in Coquitlam’s...

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