Jenny Uechi

Jenny Uechi is Managing Director of Observer Media Group, and Managing Editor of The Vancouver Observer.

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.

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-...

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.

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.

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.

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."

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.”

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.

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.

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."