Jenny Uechi Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/5188 en Update: Expo SkyTrain fully restored, transit free for rest of today http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/expo-and-millennium-skytrain-service-disrupted-due-late-night-fire UPDATE 12:19 p.m. The Expo line has been fully restored, according to a TransLink news release.&nbsp; "As a goodwill gesture to our customers, TransLink announced this morning that transit would be...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/expo-and-millennium-skytrain-service-disrupted-due-late-night-fire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Expo Line Millennium line SkyTrain Vancouver public transit Fri, 22 May 2015 19:45:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 21298 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Oil spill in Burrard Inlet could cost Vancouver up to $1.2 billion: UBC report http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/oil-spill-burrard-inlet-could-cost-vancouver-12-billion-ubc-report A major oil spill in the Burrard Inlet could cost the city up to $1.2 billion in lost economic opportunities, according to a&nbsp;new UBC report. The UBC&nbsp;Fisheries Economics Research Unit...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/oil-spill-burrard-inlet-could-cost-vancouver-12-billion-ubc-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News City of Vancouver Kinder Morgan oil spill oil spill Vancouver Trans Mountain expansion Fri, 22 May 2015 19:28:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 21299 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Jeb Bush wants to see Harper win the 2015 election http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/jeb-bush-wants-see-harper-win-2015-election Jeb Bush, brother of former U.S. President George W. Bush and likely presidential candidate for the Republican Party, said he wants to see Stephen Harper re-elected in Canada. “I don’t know if it’s...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/jeb-bush-wants-see-harper-win-2015-election" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Thu, 21 May 2015 07:58:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 21291 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Robyn Allan urges premier to take back B.C.'s right to review Kinder Morgan expansion http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/robyn-allan-urges-premier-reclaim-bcs-right-review-kinder-morgan-expansion Economist and former ICBC CEO Robyn Allan challenged the B.C. government to announce its own review process of the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline. Allan — one of Canada's most prominent...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/robyn-allan-urges-premier-reclaim-bcs-right-review-kinder-morgan-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News B.C. Government Enbridge Northern Gateway Kinder Morgan Premier Christy Clark Robyn Allan Trans Mountain Thu, 21 May 2015 04:02:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 21289 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Worst PM ever? http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/worst-pm-ever Is Stephen Harper the worst prime minister ever, or the best to walk the earth? Investigative journalist Bruce Livesey speaks with historians, economists, and Harper observers for this seminal series... News Tue, 19 May 2015 21:35:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 21279 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com FIRED over #FHITP http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/fired-over-fhitp FHITP? #ItsNeverOkay <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/fired-over-fhitp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News sexual harrassment Wed, 13 May 2015 06:11:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 21247 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Wild salmon advocates celebrate court ruling on fish farm practices http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/wild-salmon-advocates-celebrate-court-ruling-fish-farm-practices Prominent wild salmon advocate and biologist Alexandra Morton celebrated a&nbsp;Federal Court decision&nbsp;this week that rejected&nbsp;licensing rules allowing fish farms to transfer sick fish into...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/wild-salmon-advocates-celebrate-court-ruling-fish-farm-practices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Alexandra Morton Marine Harvest piscene reovirus wild salmon Sun, 10 May 2015 23:40:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 21225 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com British Columbia Teachers Federation loses court case http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/british-columbia-teachers-federation-loses-court-case The provincial Court of Apeal ruled in favour of the government on Thursday, overturning Justice Susan Griffin’s previous rulings that the government failed to consult in good faith with the &nbsp;BC... News BC education BC teachers Fri, 01 May 2015 00:48:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 21176 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Citizens march to celebrate Canada's rights and freedoms http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/citizens-march-celebrate-canadas-rights-and-freedoms Over 150 people, including Chinese Canadian and First Nation war veterans, youth and community leaders, marched along the False Creek seawall on Friday for the first annual&nbsp;Rights and Freedoms...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/citizens-march-celebrate-canadas-rights-and-freedoms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Chinese Canadians Lost Canadians rights and freedoms Tuskegee Airmen war veterans Sat, 18 Apr 2015 10:40:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 21089 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com "We've reached our boiling point": 25,000 take to the streets in Act on Climate March (VIDEO) http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/weve-reached-our-boiling-point-25000-take-streets-act-climate-march-video Around 25,000 people marched in Quebec City , where premiers from across Canada have gathered to discuss strategies to tackle climate change (B.C. Premier Christy Clark and Alberta Premier Jim... News Act on Climat March Climate Change Marche Action Climat Quebec Wed, 15 Apr 2015 02:11:00 +0000 Jenny Uechi 21055 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com