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    Search for missing Vancouver Island man scaled back

    Search for missing Vancouver Island man scaled back


    Father of 2, Ben Kilmer, went missing on May 15. His work van was found on a rural road outside of Duncan, B.C., with blood inside and the engine still...

    Father of 2, Ben Kilmer, went missing on May 15. His work van was found on a rural road outside of Duncan, B.C., with blood inside and the engine still running.

    Trans Mountain pipeline looms large as western premiers meeting gets underway

    Trans Mountain pipeline looms large as western premiers meeting gets underway


    As western premiers meet in Yellowknife this morning to discuss pharmacare, infrastructure, justice and community safety, the dispute over Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline looms...

    As western premiers meet in Yellowknife this morning to discuss pharmacare, infrastructure, justice and community safety, the dispute over Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline looms large.

    The latest millennial trend? Buying a franchise business

    The latest millennial trend? Buying a franchise business


    Growing numbers of millennials faced with precarious employment or wanting something other than a traditional nine-to-five job are turning to...

    Growing numbers of millennials faced with precarious employment or wanting something other than a traditional nine-to-five job are turning to franchising.

    New book covers great B.C. hikes and how to be an 'ethical hiker'

    New book covers great B.C. hikes and how to be an 'ethical hiker'


    Hiking season is well underway across B.C. and the author of a new book wants trail users to take the high road. That means not ruining trails’ natural beauty with litter and going out of bounds; not overwhelming popular routes; and generally being an...

    Hiking season is well underway across B.C. and the author of a new book wants trail users to take the high road. That means not ruining trails’ natural beauty with litter and going out of bounds; not overwhelming popular routes; and generally being an “ethical hiker.”

    Hikers flock to Quarry Rock despite North Van plan to curb crowds

    Hikers flock to Quarry Rock despite North Van plan to curb crowds


    The viewpoint at North Vancouver's Quarry Rock was a busy scene over the long weekend, despite a plan by district officials to limit the number of hikers accessing the...

    The viewpoint at North Vancouver's Quarry Rock was a busy scene over the long weekend, despite a plan by district officials to limit the number of hikers accessing the trail.

    Alberta could be on shaky ground in B.C. lawsuit over Bill 12, Calgary legal expert says

    Alberta could be on shaky ground in B.C. lawsuit over Bill 12, Calgary legal expert says


    A leading Calgary legal expert says B.C.'s lawsuit against Alberta over its threat to turn off the petroleum taps could find Rachel Notley's government on thin constitutional...

    A leading Calgary legal expert says B.C.'s lawsuit against Alberta over its threat to turn off the petroleum taps could find Rachel Notley's government on thin constitutional ice.

    B.C. rugby team fundraises in memory of P.E.I.'s Brodie McCarthy

    B.C. rugby team fundraises in memory of P.E.I.'s Brodie McCarthy


    A high school rugby team in British Columbia that played Montague High School during a rugby exchange on P.E.I. last year raised money in honour of Brodie McCarthy over the Victoria Day...

    A high school rugby team in British Columbia that played Montague High School during a rugby exchange on P.E.I. last year raised money in honour of Brodie McCarthy over the Victoria Day weekend.

    Police seeking victims of alleged sexual assault on Coast Mountain bus

    Police seeking victims of alleged sexual assault on Coast Mountain bus


    Richmond RCMP are seeking victims of a sexual assault that allegedly took place on May 15 on a Coast Mountain transit bus. A man has been arrested and charged in connection with the...

    Richmond RCMP are seeking victims of a sexual assault that allegedly took place on May 15 on a Coast Mountain transit bus. A man has been arrested and charged in connection with the incident.

    Coquitlam piano teacher facing 7 new charges of sexual assault and interference

    Coquitlam piano teacher facing 7 new charges of sexual assault and interference


    A Coquitlam piano teacher is facing seven new charges of sexual assault and sexual interference, just months after police announced three charges of sexual assault involving three former...

    A Coquitlam piano teacher is facing seven new charges of sexual assault and sexual interference, just months after police announced three charges of sexual assault involving three former students.

    $4.1M lottery winner's loan to a friend upheld in groundbreaking appeal

    $4.1M lottery winner's loan to a friend upheld in groundbreaking appeal


    More than a decade after winning the lottery, a B.C. woman has broken new legal ground in an appeal court decision that promises to modernize contract...

    More than a decade after winning the lottery, a B.C. woman has broken new legal ground in an appeal court decision that promises to modernize contract law.

    After the flood: Grand Forks switches to clean up mode

    After the flood: Grand Forks switches to clean up mode


    It's not just ruined floors, sodden walls and electrical safety that Roger Soviskov is grappling with in the aftermath of the Grand Forks...

    It's not just ruined floors, sodden walls and electrical safety that Roger Soviskov is grappling with in the aftermath of the Grand Forks flood.

    B.C. sues Alberta over turn-off-the-taps legislation

    B.C. sues Alberta over turn-off-the-taps legislation


    The B.C. government has filed a statement of claim in Alberta's Court of Queen's Bench over legislation that would allow Alberta to restrict oil and gas shipments to...

    The B.C. government has filed a statement of claim in Alberta's Court of Queen's Bench over legislation that would allow Alberta to restrict oil and gas shipments to B.C.

    Rampaging driver leaves long trail of damage in Kamloops

    Rampaging driver leaves long trail of damage in Kamloops


    Kamloops RCMP have a male suspect in custody after a driver went on a rampage in the city centre, smashing into a number of businesses and a police...

    Kamloops RCMP have a male suspect in custody after a driver went on a rampage in the city centre, smashing into a number of businesses and a police cruiser