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B.C. urges preparedness and strategy to fight extreme climate events

B.C. urges preparedness and strategy to fight extreme climate events

VANCOUVER — A combination of 18 years of preparation, resourceful adaptation and a stroke of luck helped a small British Columbia community avoid being overrun by an aggressive wildfire last August, says its mayor.
'Night and day': Vancouver woman flies to another province to get a passport

'Night and day': Vancouver woman flies to another province to get a passport

"It was impossible to get it in Vancouver without camping out at 7 [p.m.] the night before or paying $300 [to $1000]," said the B.C. resident.
Cullen report heavy on references to Richmond casino cash provider

Cullen report heavy on references to Richmond casino cash provider

Paul King Jin is prominently featured in the gambling and real estate sections of the Cullen Commission's report on money laundering in B.C.
West Van MP highlights federal plan for single-use plastics ban

West Van MP highlights federal plan for single-use plastics ban

The ban on manufacture and import of the plastics comes into effect in December 2022 with the ban on sale a year later.
Dutch police bugged male suspect's home in Amanda Todd case, chief inspector tells B.C. court

Dutch police bugged male suspect's home in Amanda Todd case, chief inspector tells B.C. court

Investigators planted microphones, seized hard drives during covert searches of home of man later extradited to Canada
Former Whistler dishwasher alleges bullying, abuse by ex-boyfriend chef

Former Whistler dishwasher alleges bullying, abuse by ex-boyfriend chef

A former Araxi Restaurant and Oyster Bar employee is alleging "harassing, bullying and emotional and physical abuse."
Glass price increase adds to construction cost pressures

Glass price increase adds to construction cost pressures

Contractors pushed to the brink as insolvencies loom
Westbank First Nation chief resigns, citing corruption within band

Westbank First Nation chief resigns, citing corruption within band

Derickson's resignation follows departure of the band's CAO
Whistler Search and Rescue remembers ‘beloved’ member Toby Salin

Whistler Search and Rescue remembers ‘beloved’ member Toby Salin

Volunteer was found dead Saturday afternoon near Lillooet Lake
Shoppers Drug Mart recalls certain powdered infant formula

Shoppers Drug Mart recalls certain powdered infant formula

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says there is a risk of salmonella in certain Abbott brand products