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Wearing boots but in the buff, Prince George toddler OK after wandering outside

By The Canadian Press
February 23, 2017 - 2:11pm

PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. — The RCMP are thanking a Canada Post employee in British Columbia for helping solve a case involving a nude toddler who had gone missing.

The three-year-old boy was wearing nothing but rubber boots when he was found in Prince George on a cold Wednesday morning.

Vancouver seeking judicial review of Trans Mountain pipeline expansion

By The Canadian Press
February 22, 2017 - 11:57pm Updated: February 23, 2017 - 10:37am

VANCOUVER — The City of Vancouver is launching another court case in a bid to derail Kinder Morgan’s proposed pipeline expansion.

Council members have voted to go ahead with a judicial review of the provincial government’s environmental assessment of the Trans Mountain project.

B.C. budget cuts are a strategic ‘bang for the buck,’ Clark

By The Canadian Press
February 22, 2017 - 3:32pm Updated: February 22, 2017 - 6:19pm

BURNABY, B.C. — Premier Christy Clark says slashing British Columbia’s health premiums in half gives the “biggest bang for the buck” to taxpayers, but an economist says she should have replaced the fees with a fairer tax to avoid losing $1 billion in revenue.