Jenny Uechi

Jenny Uechi is Senior Reporter and Managing Editor of The Vancouver Observer.

Mitt Romney's energy independence plan a "nightmare" for Canada: Elizabeth May

May weighs in on how bad things could be for Canada if Romney were elected.

Mitt Romney speech at GOP convention: live blog

Mitt Romney makes his pitch to be the next President of the United States. Actor Clint Eastwood makes a strange and unexpected appearance.

BC Education Minister George Abbott resigns

BC Education Minister George Abbott resigned from his post today -- it is the fourth resignation from the BC Liberals in 24 hours. Finance Minister Kevin Falcon resigned yesterday, while...

Upgraded campus facilities for Emily Carr University of Art + Design

Students at the Emily Carr University of Art + Design will be seeing improved and upgraded campus facilities, as a result of $194,000 in capital funding that is part of the provincial...

Children and Family Development Minister Mary McNeil resigns

BC Children and Family Development Minister Mary McNeil has resigned today, saying she would not seek re-election in the upcoming provincial election in May 2013. John Les and Education Minister...

BC Finance Minister Kevin Falcon resigns: Bond to step in

Kevin Falcon has resigned as BC's finance minister, saying he won't be running in the May 2013 provincial election. He cited personal and professional reasons for his decision.  Premier...

Isaac delays GOP Convention: nature's revenge on climate change deniers?

Tropical Storm Isaac forced the cancellation of the opening day of festivities for the U.S. Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida. Given the GOP leadership's denial of climate...

Police warn of high-risk offender Robert Trice on the loose

Vancouver Police are requesting the public’s help to find a high risk offender wanted Canada-wide for breaching his conditions of a long-term supervision order. Robert John Trice, 48, who also goes...

David Vogt on technology and the future of humanity

A cosmic thinker talks with VO about the story of science.