May 8, 2016 - 6:30amUpdated: May 9, 2016 - 10:55am
VANCOUVER — The Canadian and British Columbia governments are complicit in fuelling Vancouver’s housing crisis as foreign Chinese buyers continue to shut local residents out of the market, a new study says.
May 6, 2016 - 12:38pmUpdated: May 9, 2016 - 10:18am
VANCOUVER — The catastrophic wildfire devouring Fort McMurray, Alta., underscores the vital contribution of natural resources to Canada’s economic prosperity, say leaders of Western provinces and the three territories.
May 5, 2016 - 3:34pmUpdated: May 6, 2016 - 10:20am
VICTORIA — Seniors in Victoria support council’s push to adopt a bylaw that allows edible pot products in medical marijuana dispensaries, despite health and safety concerns raised by the province’s medical health officer, says Mayor Lisa Helps.
May 5, 2016 - 11:52amUpdated: May 5, 2016 - 4:40pm
VANCOUVER — As wildfires burn uncontrollably in northern Alberta, government leaders in Western Canada are meeting to discuss pushing Ottawa to reverse historic funding cuts to disaster-mitigation programs.
May 5, 2016 - 10:23amUpdated: May 5, 2016 - 11:08am
VICTORIA — British Columbia’s conflict commissioner has ruled that exclusive fundraisers and a stipend paid to the premier by the B.C. Liberal Party are not conflicts because they do not amount to a ‘private interest.’