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Homicide probe opens

Dec 2, 2020 / 1:35 pm

A medical call in Burnaby on the weekend has ended in a homicide investigation after the death of an 18-year-old woman. Paramedics were called to a home in the...

Pedestrian killed on highway

Dec 2, 2020 / 11:46 am

A man walking on Highway 1 in the middle of the night in the Fraser Valley was hit and killed by a vehicle this morning. Abbotsford emergency crews were called...

A COVID cautionary tale

Dec 2, 2020 / 10:16 am

A North Vancouver man is holding out his own family’s experience as a warning about how easily COVID-19 can spread – even within a close group of...

Teen's death a homicide

Dec 2, 2020 / 6:37 am

The death of a teenager in Burnaby is now being investigated as a homicide. A statement from the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team says the 18-year-old...

Protest blocks TMX facility

Dec 1, 2020 / 6:51 pm

Demonstrators against the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion cleared out peacefully Monday afternoon after causing a “logjam of trucks” outside the...

Smuggler's charges fought

Dec 1, 2020 / 3:02 pm

The case of an American accused of smuggling people through his inn on the B.C.-Washington border has led to a section of Canada’s Immigration and Refugee...

Brand new BC millionaire

Dec 1, 2020 / 2:05 pm

A Squamish mom has won $1 million in the lottery from the Oct. 30 Lotto Max draw after buying the lucky ticket at a local store. “It’s been a bit of...

$6.4M police budget hike

Dec 1, 2020 / 10:36 am

The Vancouver Police Board’s approval Monday of a $322-million provisional budget to operate the police department next year — a $6.4 million...

Estuary extinction crisis

Dec 1, 2020 / 10:28 am

More than 100 animal species in the Fraser River estuary could be “functionally extinct” within the next 25 years, unless an overarching,...

Teen cases on the climb

Dec 1, 2020 / 10:04 am

Three Coquitlam high schools are under active monitoring for COVID-19 as the BC Centre for Disease Control reports teens aged 15 to 19 having the highest...

Gold eagle saga continues

Nov 30, 2020 / 2:23 pm

A legal battle over a missing diamond-encrusted eagle statue valued at nearly $1 million will continue, more than four years after the artwork was stolen during...

Canucks take it to the mtn

Nov 30, 2020 / 9:44 am

Several Canucks got back on the ice in fantastic fashion earlier this month – at 6,000 feet above sea level. Elias Pettersson, Thatcher Demko, Alex Edler,...

High wind warning for coast

Nov 30, 2020 / 9:37 am

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for Metro Vancouver due to powerful winds moving across the B.C. South Coast. This morning, a strong...

Fatal shooting in Surrey

Nov 30, 2020 / 7:09 am

Surrey RCMP say a man is dead following a shooting in Fleetwood Sunday evening. They say officers responded to a shooting call around 7:40 p.m. in front of a...

Church fined for service

Nov 29, 2020 / 2:50 pm

A Langley church has been fined after holding an in-person service Sunday morning. The Langley RCMP received a complaint about a gathering at Riverside Calvary...

7 people overdose at party

Nov 28, 2020 / 4:34 pm

Vancouver police say seven people overdosed on street drugs at a party Saturday at an apartment in Vancouver's West End. Const. Jason Doucette says the...

Illegal gaming house busted

Nov 28, 2020 / 12:45 pm

Four Metro Vancouver men have been charged in connection with an illegal gaming house that had allegedly been operating in the Burnaby Heights before being...

Decriminalizing drugs

Nov 28, 2020 / 10:00 am

Vancouver’s council made history this week by asking the federal government for an exemption from Canadian drug laws to decriminalize possession of drugs...

Treehouse to oppose TMX

Nov 28, 2020 / 8:45 am

A day after a blockade of a Burnaby rail line to protest the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project, a new treehouse was unveiled on the New Westminster...

Meng hearing could drag on

Nov 27, 2020 / 4:49 pm

The witness testimony portion of the Meng Wanzhou extradition hearings may stretch into the week of Christmas, the court heard on Friday. Both Crown counsel...