Shane Bigham

Hunger, Loonies, and One Big Break

News compiled by Shane Bigham news1130The Greater Vancouver Food Bank is asking for donations of cash and non-perishable food items. GVFB feeds 25-thousand people each week. Staff says this is one of...

Just the Facts

News compiled by Shane Bigham news1130 Women are being warned about their safety after a sexual assault in east Vancouver. Police say a woman was followed home from her bus stop at Broadway and...

Local News

Compiled by Shane Bigham http://www.news1130.com/[news1130]. A Vancouver tradition is back! The PNE has opened its doors on its 97th season. A new ride has been added at the giant outdoor fair, a 90...

Mayoral Afflictions and Other Disorders

News compiled by Shane Bigham news113 Port Coquitlam’s mayor is stepping aside temporarily to deal with personal and legal problems. Scott Young was arrested outside the home of an ex-girlfriend...

News: War Deaths and Other Disorders

Compiled by Shane Bigham CBC Six Canadian soldiers have died in a roadside bomb attack in Afghanistan. The soldiers were serving with NATO forces in Helmand province, the site of a recent offensive...

Cars, Chemicals, and Other Disorders

News Compiled by Shane Bigham (News1130) The Vancouver International Auto Show is back at BC Place in Vancouver. More than 560 cars, trucks, and SUVs are on display, including concept...

Record-Breaking Rain & Other Disorders

(News1130) The greater Vancouver area was nearing an all-time rainfall record for the month of March. Two-hundred and 13 millimeters of rain has already been recorded this month, just 27...

In the News

(News1130) Local bar owners say more needs to be done to ensure the safety of patrons in the Granville Entertainment District. John Teti with BarWatch says member establishments are using ID...

News Update

(News1130) Work stopped at a Canada Line construction site when part of the road collapsed during heavy rains. The accident happened near Broadway and Cambie, where workers have dug deep into...

Armed Forces Chief in Afghanistan Today

(CBC) Governor Gov. Gen. Michaëlle Jean landed in Afghanistan on Thursday for her first visit to the war-ravaged country. Jean, who is commander in chief of Canada's armed forces,...