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Is this the end of the line for former Vancouver Canuck Alex Burrows?
  • Mon, 26 Feb 2018 06:29

The Ottawa Senators placed the veteran forward on waivers The Georgia Straight

The way governments learn someone has died is getting a digital makeover
  • Mon, 26 Feb 2018 02:27

The path Canadians must take to inform their governments about a death in the family is getting a digital overhaul to avoid delays that can - and have...

Security measures take root in La Malbaie, Que. as G7 nears
  • Mon, 26 Feb 2018 00:28

Danielle Amyot pinpoints her home on a map of La Malbaie. She will need a special pass to travel from her home to her workplace come June. Canada New...

B.C. Human Rights Tribunal accepts class-action complaint against UBC in relation to sexual harassment
  • Sun, 25 Feb 2018 20:27

The complainant claimed that a male student was using an alleged disability as a ruse to target women. The Georgia Straight

Sudbury hospital photos being used to attack Canadian health care system
  • Sun, 25 Feb 2018 18:35

Pictures from inside Health Sciences North released by NDP health critic France Gelinas intended to embarrass the governing Liberals to do better is b...

Budget to cost pay equity in public sector and federally regulated jobs: source
  • Sun, 25 Feb 2018 16:28

The Trudeau government's upcoming budget will account for the costs of pursuing gender equality when it comes to workers' pay in both the fede...

Hotpot Week keeps Chinese New Year celebration going with a special menu complete with beer pairings
  • Sun, 25 Feb 2018 14:27

Chinese New Year's celebrations aren't over yet: Liuyishou Hotpot's Hotpot Week runs February 26 to March 2. The Georgia Straight

Bollywood legend Sridevi suddenly dies at age of 54
  • Sun, 25 Feb 2018 12:32

She took a 15-year break from films before staging a magnificent comeback with English Vinglish, which won her several honours in 2013. The Georgia...

Lancet series calls on Canada for concrete action on Indigenous, global health
  • Sun, 25 Feb 2018 10:30

That's according to research published this week in one of the world's oldest and most prestigious medical journals, which calls on Prime Mini...

Sisika artist's work to hang in National Gallery of Canada after Governor General's Award
  • Sun, 25 Feb 2018 08:34

Adrian Stimson recently moved his art studio from Saskatoon back to his childhood home on the Siksika First Nation in southern Alberta. An Indigenous ...

30 years after Canada's first MP came out, LGBT politicians still face challenges
  • Sun, 25 Feb 2018 06:31

Maryse Zeidler is a reporter for CBC News in Vancouver, covering news from across British Columbia. You can reach her at Canad...

All You Need to Know About: Miguel in Vancouver
  • Sun, 25 Feb 2018 04:30

As one of today's foremost purveyors of baby-making R&B jams, you wouldn't expect Miguel Jontel Pimentel, better known by just his first name, to ...

How the tragic death of Tina Fontaine helped spark the MMIWG inquiry
  • Sun, 25 Feb 2018 00:29

ABOVE: It was an emotional day for family and friends of Tina Fontaine as Raymond Cormier, the man accused of her murder, was found not guilty. Hundre...

So you think you can dance? Check out Justin Trudeau's bhangra moves
  • Sat, 24 Feb 2018 22:35

The prime minister's trip to India has resulted in some memorable images being beamed back to his constituents at home. The Georgia Straight

In the news today, Feb. 23
  • Sat, 24 Feb 2018 18:55

A walk will be held in Winnipeg today to honour Tina Fontaine, a day after the man accused of killing her was found not guilty. A jury acquitted Raymo...

Canadian Heritage wont fund MosaiCanada in 2018
  • Sat, 24 Feb 2018 16:28

The City of Gatineau has already set aside $ 2 million for the return of MosaiCanada, while Canadian Heritage has announced it won't pitch in. Di...

MP's brother wins coveted surf clam licence, but most say process was fair
  • Sat, 24 Feb 2018 14:36

The successful recipient of a new licence for the lucrative Arctic surf clam industry is led by the brother of a Nova Scotia MP who has donated nearly...

Douglas P. Welbanks: Mutant luxury logic raises its head in opposition to making Canada a tuition-free country
  • Sat, 24 Feb 2018 12:42

Student loans were introduced in the 1960s to provide access to university and colleges for middle- and lower-income families because only the wealthy...

Alberta premier lifts ban on B.C. wine in Kinder Morgan pipeline dispute
  • Sat, 24 Feb 2018 08:34

Alberta's boycott of B.C. wine is over—for now. The Georgia Straight

Arcade Fire announced as the latest act to perform live at the upcoming Juno Awards in Vancouver
  • Sat, 24 Feb 2018 04:31

In case you needed another reason to spring for tickets The Georgia Straight

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