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Federal natural resources researchers forecast long, hot wildfire season

Federal natural resources researchers forecast long, hot wildfire season

Fire/Shutterstock Federal wildfire researchers say most regions in Canada could be facing a long, hot, fiery summer.
Victoria lands top spot on Christie's luxury housing markets list

Victoria lands top spot on Christie's luxury housing markets list

Photo Shutterstock Victoria, B.C. has landed the top spot on Christie's global list of hottest luxury housing markets.
B.C. Government reminds people not to "reserve" free campsites by leaving their crap in them

B.C. Government reminds people not to "reserve" free campsites by leaving their crap in them

Anybody home? Photo Christine McAvoy The B.C. Government issued a released today reminding people that not only is it totally rude to leave your stuff in an unattended campground to "reserve" it for a couple days; it's also illegal.
Wavefront accelerator ceases operations

Wavefront accelerator ceases operations

Wavefront president James Maynard Vancouver-based technology accelerator Wavefront has ceased operations, according to a notice on its website.
This lady decided to take a poop in a Langley Tim Hortons and throw it at the workers

This lady decided to take a poop in a Langley Tim Hortons and throw it at the workers

WARNING: DON'T WATCH THIS IF YOU DON'T WANT TO SEE SOMETHING INCREDIBLY GROSS A wildly disturbing video surfaced on LiveLeak today showing a woman at a Langley Tim Hortons getting upset with their staff.
Designs revealed for 52-storey tower at ‘Granville Gateway’

Designs revealed for 52-storey tower at ‘Granville Gateway’

Designs for a 52-storey tower opposite the under-construction Vancouver House on the other side of the Granville Bridge entry into downtown were revealed this week.
Reservations could be free at B.C. Ferries in new strategy

Reservations could be free at B.C. Ferries in new strategy

File photo by Adrian Lam/Times Colonist Here’s something to ponder while lined up at Swartz Bay or Nanaimo this long weekend: Reservation fees could go the way of the Sunshine Breakfast on B.C. Ferries’ major routes.
Musician raises $10k for charity in Richmond with marathon guitar playing

Musician raises $10k for charity in Richmond with marathon guitar playing

Photo contributed Local musician Spirit broke the Guinness World Record for 'longest marathon playing guitar' at the River Rock Casino Resort on May 12. Spirit clocked in 124.
Surrey island latest to receive evacuation alert as rivers creep up

Surrey island latest to receive evacuation alert as rivers creep up

Barnston Island on the Fraser River. Photo Shutterstock Evacuation alerts have been extended to more areas of British Columbia's Fraser Valley as the Fraser River joins other B.C. waterways nearing or at flood stage.
Mounties rescue duckling after mother killed on Highway 1

Mounties rescue duckling after mother killed on Highway 1

A duckling rescued from Highway 1 after its mother was killed sit in the forage cap of Const. Jonathan Gillis who transported the unfortunate bird to the Wildlife Rescue Association.