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Innovating Vancouver key grips score Oscar win
Four B.C innovators bagged an Oscar for their unique air wall invention that is now used on blockbuster movie and TV sets such as Game of Thrones.
Feb 12th, 2016
Province kicks in funding for airports
$8 million cash injection will help B.C.'s airports beef up safety.
Feb 10th, 2016
Grief and music follow uncle's loss to BC's fentanyl crisis
The late David Smith with his nephew Angus Maude.
Feb 8th, 2016
Where to see Beyoncé's Formation tour in Canada
Formation. Coming to a Canadian city near you.
Feb 9th, 2016
Vancouver's newest police officer has very big feet
Watch out criminals - the VPD's newest big-footed member is coming to get you.
Feb 9th, 2016
Police hunt for man suspected of pepper-spraying crowd outside Muslim Centre
Police continue to search for a suspect who pepper sprayed a crowd. A toddler had to be taken away in an ambulance and others were left vomiting in aftermath of suspected hate crime.
Jan 10th, 2016
Canada to host 24th Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum in Vancouver
International summit in Vancouver will include first-ever Meeting of Women Parliamentarians from nearly 30 Pacific region nations, who will discuss trade, security, and regional co-operation.
Jan 9th, 2016
Three die from fentanyl overdoses
Three Vancouverites are dead after overdosing on fentanyl within the last 24 hours.
Dec 23rd, 2015
Fentanyl stolen in gun robbery in Vancouver
Police warn drug users to be alert after fentanyl patches are stolen in Vancouver pharmacy robbery.
Dec 18th, 2015
B.C. First Nations laud Trudeau’s tanker moratorium
British Columbia's northern Pacific coast is set to remain a pristine wilderness, but a tanker ban may not be as easy as it seems for Justin Trudeau.
Dec 16th, 2015