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B.C. businesses say new health tax will raise prices for consumers
  • Sat, 24 Feb 2018 02:31

Eric Pateman says a new health care tax in British Columbia will add about $ 30,000 to the annual payroll costs for his Vancouver restaurant, and wit...

Goalie Roberto Luongo delivers emotional speech praising Parkland survivors for their bravery
  • Sat, 24 Feb 2018 00:29

He called the students an inspiration and highlighted the courage of teachers after a horrific school shooting in his home community. The Georgia S...

Germany defeats Canada in Olympics men's hockey; Kaetlyn Osmond wins bronze; Kelsey Serwa captures gold
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 22:30

The results in men's hockey likely would have been far different had NHL owners permitted their teams' players to compete. The Georgia Straight

Martyn Brown: Playing the “R” card on Kinder Morgan
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 18:28

No one should minimize or underestimate how the Kinder Morgan pipeline conflict is inflaming the ire of so many Aboriginal communities, not just in B....

Canadians split 50-50 on B.C.-Alberta pipeline spat, but more say project delays are wrong: poll
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 16:28

Feb. 13: It's been two weeks since the B.C. Government proposed banning increased bitumen shipments into its province in an effort to stall the Tr...

Minister says Greyhound's decision to cut, reduce routes in B.C. 'unfortunate'
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 14:41

Greyhound Canada will eliminate or reduce routes in northern British Columbia, the Interior and Vancouver Island amid financial losses and a steep dro...

Court challenge coming by B.C. Wine Institute against Alberta wine ban
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 12:45

British Columbia's wine merchants say an Alberta ban on their product is having a crushing impact on the grape business and they plan to go to cou...

Photos: Juke Fried Chicken adds brunch to its weekend menu
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 10:27

Indulge in Southern-inspired dishes and drink specials. The Georgia Straight

Gunman accidentally dials friend of home invasion victim mid-robbery, alerting police
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 08:26

Skyla Hunter was the victim of a home invasion at 69 Angel's Road in Paradise on Feb. 9, 2017. On the night of Feb. 9, 2017, Skyla Hunter sat on t...

Metro Vancouver Transit Police warn wire thefts risk public safety, delay transit, and more
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 04:34

Transit police is asking for the public's help in identifying individuals who have been stealing trolley wires. The Georgia Straight

Critics latch onto perceived snub, costume changes, as Trudeau tours India
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:32

A clash of political ideals may be behind a perceived snub of Justin Trudeau that has made international headlines as the prime minister passes the mi...

Federal government cana t do much to fight fake news: Heritage Canada documents
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 22:28

Minister of Canadian Heritage Melanie Joly speaks to reporters after leaving a cabinet meeting on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on February 6, 2018. The f...

'The spirit in your heart:' Preacher Billy Graham remembered in Canada
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 20:26

Fred Weiss was 12 years old when he joined the spellbound crowd listening to the Rev. Billy Graham at Calgary's McMahon Stadium in 1981. Canada N...

Your horoscope for February 22 to 28, 2018
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 18:28

The Winter Olympics now finish up in South Korea and the first set of eclipses for 2018 has come and gone too. Not forgotten, though; the ripple effec...

Coquitlam piano teacher makes 1st court appearance following 3 sex assault charges
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 14:25

Coquitlam piano teacher Dmytro Kubyshkin, also known as Dmitri, has been charged with three counts of sexual assault involving former students. A Coqu...

Canada and U.S. to meet in “greatest rivalry in sports”
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 12:44

The countries battle for Olympic gold in women’s hockey for the third consecutive time The Georgia Straight

How the B.C. budget will affect Metro Vancouver’s technology industry
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 06:27

Much of it is good news for the sector. The Georgia Straight

Canadian solar module makers fight U.S. tariffs as Trump administration defends itself
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 02:32

Robotic arms lay photovoltaic modules for solar panels at the Silfab Solar Inc. factory in Mississauga, Ont., in an undated handout photo. Canada New...

Man arrested in Regina car chase now charged with murder
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 00:40

Police were involved in a chase and apprehended a man at the intersection of Albert Street and College Avenue. Authorities were called to the 1400 blo...

David Suzuki: We can’t close our eyes to climate change
  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 18:29

Contrary to a common perception, ignoring climate change won’t make it disappear.Global research going back to 1824 in fields ranging through physic...

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