The Canadian Press

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Rafe Mair, former B.C. radio host and cabinet minister dead at 85

Mair started his political career as a Kamloops MLA

  • Oct 9th, 2017 12:35pm

Athlete caught doping in 2010 Vancouver Olympic retesting

Three positive tests in total all came from the same athlete

  • Oct 9th, 2017 9:10am

Canadian horse rescued from sewage pit dies with owners petting his neck

His owner thought that Digger had run away

  • Oct 9th, 2017 8:50am

Retail giants seize on pop-ups to woo millennials

Pop-up shops backed by big corporations now spring up like whack-a-moles

  • Oct 9th, 2017 8:40am

Canada takes gold in men’s 5,000-metre relay at short-track World Cup

It’s the second World Cup relay gold medal for the Canadian men’s team in as many weeks

  • Oct 9th, 2017 8:05am

Seahawks shut down high-scoring Rams for 16-10 victory

Seattle will take on New York next

  • Oct 9th, 2017 7:45am

Mike Pence leaves NFL game after players protest during anthem

U.S. President Trump applauded his vice-president’s actions

  • Oct 8th, 2017 7:30pm

Low pay contributes to B.C sheriff shortage: Eby

Trials have been delayed in courthouses across the province

  • Oct 8th, 2017 9:45am

Canada misses chance to ban toxic plastics chemicals: environment watchdog

Phthalates are chemicals used to make plastics flexible and harder to break, or as solvents

  • Oct 7th, 2017 11:00am

Tim Hortons franchisee group files new lawsuit against parent company

Tim Hortons called the lawsuit “unfounded,” in a statement by its media relations team

  • Oct 6th, 2017 3:30pm

B.C. in desperate need of a win, Lions set to host Ottawa Redblacks

Even if B.C. sweeps the club’s final five games, it still might not be enough to make the post-season

  • Oct 6th, 2017 3:00pm

’60s Scoop deal to compensate victims, fund reconciliation foundation

Provinces and territories are also working on resolving remaining litigation

  • Oct 6th, 2017 2:30pm

469 bears destroyed in B.C. this year

Conservation officers had to euthanize approximately one bear in every 30 complaints.

  • Oct 6th, 2017 10:23am

B.C. experiments with ‘Lego block’ housing in fight against homelessness

Up to 600 more units planned for Vancouver with help of $66 million from the provincial government

  • Oct 6th, 2017 7:15am

Canada adds jobs for 10th straight month with boost in full-time work

The survey detected a gain of 10,800 paid employee jobs

  • Oct 6th, 2017 6:30am

Sobbing Amanda Lindhout tells of abduction as kidnapping trial begins

Ali Omar Ader, a 40-year-old Somalian national, has pleaded not guilty to hostage-taking

  • Oct 5th, 2017 4:30pm

President of Brazilian Olympic Committee arrested

Investigation continues into a vote-buying scheme to bring the Olympics to Rio de Janeiro.

  • Oct 5th, 2017 10:43am

Smuggling snakes in socks over border

An Ontario man admits to smuggling snakes in his socks across the Canada-U.S. border.

  • Oct 4th, 2017 3:20pm

Canucks acquire Pouliot from Penguins

Vancouver hopes new defenceman can learn under new head coach Travis Green

  • Oct 4th, 2017 3:15pm

Expert says put aside politics to act on drugs

Expert calls on Liberals, Tories and the NDP to join forces to aid in overdose crisis.

  • Oct 4th, 2017 11:49am