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Man making $40K/year bought $32M in Vancouver real estate via CCP-linked offshore accounts

Oct 27, 2021 / 12:22 pm

A citizen of the People’s Republic of China reported average annual earnings of $40,615 to Canadian border agents yet went on to buy $32 million worth of...

Luxury condo in Richmond was hub for major drug dealing operation

Oct 27, 2021 / 10:21 am

A man steeped in Lower Mainland gang life was caught in a high-end Richmond condo with more than $150,000 worth of illegal drugs, tens of thousands of dollars...

Dinosaur statue with Expo 86 history stolen from Burnaby backyard

Oct 27, 2021 / 10:00 am

Police are investigating the disappearance of a five-foot-something, 80-pound fibreglass dinosaur from a North Burnaby yard. The replica vanished sometime...

Vancouver Aquarium’s Marine Mammal Rescue Centre releases five harbour seals back to the wild

Oct 27, 2021 / 9:54 am

Vancouver Aquarium’s Marine Mammal Rescue Centre has released five harbour seals back to the wild. The seals were released at Blackie Spit Park in Surrey...

COVID may be contributing to increase in 'random assaults' in Vancouver

Oct 27, 2021 / 6:59 am

An uptick in random assaults highlighted by Vancouver police could point to bigger problems that may be magnified by the pandemic, say experts. Vancouver police...

Vancouver ranked least affordable housing market in North America

Oct 26, 2021 / 10:23 am

While it may not come as a surprise to locals, Vancouver has been ranked the least affordable housing market in North America. Published by Oxford Economics,...

Vancouver Police release images of kidnapping victim from surveillance

Oct 26, 2021 / 10:17 am

Vancouver Police are looking to the public for help solving an abduction case from September. Jeffrey Lee, 33, was last seen by his girlfriend on Sept. 23 about...

Judge orders return of items seized during 2018 arrest of Meng Wanzhou

Oct 25, 2021 / 6:05 pm

A British Columbia Supreme Court judge has ordered the return of items seized from Meng Wanzhou during the Huawei executive's arrest at Vancouver's...

Police seek information about suspects and vehicle linked to New West homicide

Oct 25, 2021 / 5:46 pm

A 23-year-old man with links to the Lower Mainland’s ongoing gang conflict is the victim of New Westminster’s latest homicide. The Integrated...

Access to YVR airport expected to be blocked by protest Monday afternoon

Oct 25, 2021 / 11:30 am

An environmental activist group will be disrupting traffic at Vancouver International Airport on Monday afternoon as part of a two-week series of climate...

Construction work on new Canada Line SkyTrain station in Richmond to disrupt traffic

Oct 25, 2021 / 10:19 am

Construction cotinues on a new Canada Line SkyTrain station in Richmond. Starting today, there will be disruption in the area of No. 3 Road and Capstan Way in...

Man lucky to be alive after going over series of waterfalls on Vancouver's North Shore

Oct 25, 2021 / 9:48 am

First responders says a hiker is lucky to have survived after falling down a series of waterfalls into a gully on Grouse Mountain, Sunday. North Vancouver Fire...

Liquor license yanked for Kitsilano restaurant following closure order from health authority

Oct 24, 2021 / 7:00 pm

Following the closure order from Vancouver Coastal Health and the suspension of the business licence, Corduroy in Kitsilano has now had its liquor licence...

A man was killed near a New Westminster park Friday

Oct 24, 2021 / 11:55 am

The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team has taken over a homicide case in New Westminster. On Friday, Oct. 22, at approximately 9:24 p.m., the New...

Tony Hawk now executive producer on Vancouver film about residential school survivor

Oct 22, 2021 / 5:30 pm

International skateboarding icon Tony Hawk has come on board as an Executive Producer (EP) of the Vancouver-made short film 'Joe Buffalo' which has made...

'We're still on a suicidal path': David Suzuki on climate activists' protest

Oct 22, 2021 / 5:03 pm

After decades of advocating for the environment in Canada and around the world, David Suzuki says humanity is on a "suicidal path" and little has...

B.C. Liberals deny leadership bid by Aaron Gunn for views "inconsistent" with party

Oct 22, 2021 / 4:34 pm

A prospective candidate for leadership of British Columbia's Liberal party has been denied the opportunity to officially enter the race. Party officials say...

Unionized LifeLabs workers in British Columbia to take job action

Oct 22, 2021 / 4:17 pm

The union representing some workers at LifeLabs, the largest provider of medical laboratory services in British Columbia, says its members plan to take job...

Woman throws coffee in Tim Hortons employee's face: VPD

Oct 22, 2021 / 1:11 pm

An employee of a Downtown Eastside coffee shop was assaulted by a customer, say Vancouver Police. On Oct. 20 around 10 a.m., a woman entered the Tim Hortons...

Mother loses appeal of murder conviction for suffocating eight-year-old daughter

Oct 22, 2021 / 12:29 pm

The B.C. Court of Appeal has unanimously dismissed the case of a mother found guilty of suffocating her eight-year-old daughter. Surrey, B.C., resident Lisa...