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Arrests rise to 53 on Burnaby Mountain, including author J.B. MacKinnon

More arrests as Canadians put themselves in the way of mighty Texas Kinder Morgan pipeline company's plans for Burnaby Mountain.
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BREAKING: SFU scientist Lynne Quarmby arrested in Kinder Morgan protest on Burnaby Mountain

"So now, I'm going to turn around and walk up this hill -- and be the best citizen I can be," said Quarmby, before crossing police tape and getting arrested.

Photos of Kinder Morgan protester arrests

David Suzuki's grandson among some two dozen Kinder Morgan protesters rounded up into RCMP paddy wagons Thursday.

Dramatic arrest of Kinder Morgan protesters met with defiance and pride (VIDEOS)

"I am really proud of each and every one of the people who stood up.... Civil disobedience is the last straw in our political system, when we're facing unjust laws" - Dr. Lynne Quarmby

Bracing for arrests: Kinder Morgan protesters emotional, even musical (VIDEO)

A Vancouver Opera violinist was among those attending to Burnaby Mountain, in advance of expected arrests of protesters opposed to Kinder Morgan's pipeline survey work.

Women build houses and empowerment for Habitat for Humanity Greater Vancouver

“I think one of the worst things that happens to you when your housing is vulnerable is the feeling of helplessness," Councillor Andrea Reimer said.

Canada’s grandest old-growth rainforest at risk from logging, survey tape discovered

One of Canada’s most iconic rainforests is under threat as signs of logging have been discovered in the heart of the Upper Walbran Valley on Vancouver Island.

The rise of Lee Brain and oil pipeline critics as mayors in B.C.

What the..? moment for oil companies: the new mayors aren't big fans of controversial pipelines in their regions.