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Thousands stranded as SkyTrain Expo and Millennium Line stopped in tracks
As rush hour approaches, SkyTrain staff have closed the gates for Expo and Millennium Line SkyTrain stations for public safety. The Canada Line is not affected.
Valentina Ruiz Leotaud
Jul 21st, 2014
Island Timberlands logs old-growth forests near Port Alberni
Conservationists expressed alarm over a logging company's logging of rare old-growth Douglas Fir trees near Port Alberni. Island Timberlands had reportedly logged a hundred-metre wide section of old-...
Jul 16th, 2014
Guy Dauncey gets ready for a "solar tsunami"
Writer and climate change speaker Guy Dauncey says the future will be in solar energy. First in a series brought to you by The Tar Sands Reporting Project's crowd-sourced funders.
May 6th, 2014
Announcing candidacy, NPA mayoral hopeful Kirk LaPointe promises more transparency at City Hall
NPA candidate promises more transparency and says his party isn't the party of "angry old white men" that Mayor Gregor Robertson called it.
Jul 14th, 2014
CNRL's 'uncontrollable' bitumen spill in Alberta may have been caused by business as usual
The 12,000 barrel bitumen leak could have been caused by the company's own steaming practices.
Jul 14th, 2014
Gitxaala Nation to challenge Enbridge Northern Gateway approval in court
“We played by Canada’s rules,” said Gitxaala Acting Chief Clarence Innis. “But all of our concerns were ignored by both the JRP and Cabinet."
Jul 12th, 2014
Ex-BC Lottery CEO in conflict of interest by taking private gaming-related job, Vancouver Not Vegas charges
“It’s a gross violation of ethics and integrity by a senior executive at the top level in a Crown corporation.”
Jul 10th, 2014
BBC tells reporters to stop giving air time to climate change deniers
Not long after comedian John Oliver's famous skit about climate change and Bill Nye, the BBC instructs reporters to stop creating "false balance" on coverage of the issue.
Jul 8th, 2014
Anti-environmental activists protest green policies by 'rolling coal'
Many of the coal-rolling activists expressed a dislike for U.S. President Barack Obama and his climate change policies.
Jul 7th, 2014
Kinder Morgan's $136 million pipeline 'war chest' to be paid by Canadians
"The decision to enable this unfair advantage is unprecedented. The approach has been rejected out of hand by US regulators."
Jun 30th, 2014