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Squamish-based mountain climber Marc-Andre Leclerc and Alaskan climber Ryan Johnson still missing
  • Mon, 12 Mar 2018 20:36

They reached the summit of Mendenhall Towers but haven't been heard from since March 5. The Georgia Straight

Video: Mercy for Animals uses shocking imagery to discourage consumption of fish
  • Mon, 12 Mar 2018 16:34

The animal-welfare group has shone a spotlight in the past on the beef, chicken, and pork industries. The Georgia Straight

30 years ago today: Kiss plays Vancouver and the crowd goes mild
  • Mon, 12 Mar 2018 10:33

It wasn't one of Kiss's best gigs. The Georgia Straight

VIDEO: A homecoming for Olympic champion Cassie Sharpe
  • Mon, 12 Mar 2018 08:42

There was a homecoming in the Comox Valley over the weekend, as Olympic halfpipe champion Cassie Sharpe returned to where it all began. Canada News

MEEK: Canada's international image: honest broker to smooth operator
  • Mon, 12 Mar 2018 06:26

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his wife Sophie Gregoire Trudeau make Rotis or Indian flat bread during their visit to Golden Temple, in Amritsar, I...

Ira Basen documentary examines how Digital Taylorism is transforming workplaces across North America
  • Mon, 12 Mar 2018 02:33

In "Just Watch Me" on CBC Radio's the Sunday Edition, one of Canada's most imaginative journalists tackles a subject that touches upon privacy, produc...

Canada to host Scotland in June rugby international at Edmonton's Commonwealth Stadium
  • Sun, 11 Mar 2018 22:31

The Scots are currently ranked fifth in the world after a run of good form that saw them upset visiting England 25-13 recently in the Six Nations comp...

Workplace culture for cannabis users may still be hostile post-legalization
  • Sun, 11 Mar 2018 20:31

As recreational cannabis legalization draws closer, some companies are missing the mark when it comes to employer training. Last Friday, the Greater ...

Renters of Vancouver: “I paid rent to her 16-year-old son”
  • Sun, 11 Mar 2018 16:31

“Renters of Vancouver” takes an intimate look at how the city's residents are dealing with the housing crisis. The Georgia Straight

42 things to do in Metro Vancouver on Sunday, March 11
  • Sun, 11 Mar 2018 14:48

Keep busy with these events. The Georgia Straight

Tariffs: A quiet, year-long campaign ends with a tentative sigh of relief
  • Sun, 11 Mar 2018 12:38

In this most unpredictable era in Canada-U.S. affairs, a crisis-management unit created inside the office of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, devoted to...

Sarah Leamon: Federal budget expands grounds for sharing Canadians' tax returns with foreign governments
  • Sun, 11 Mar 2018 10:32

It's already possible to do this for tax evasion, but the list of eligible offences will include terrorism, money laundering, drug dealing, and other ...

Indigenous, environmental leaders protest Canada pipeline
  • Sun, 11 Mar 2018 02:30

Indigenous leaders speak at a news conference in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, on Friday, March 9, 2018, prior to a planned protest over a pipe...

VIDEO: Tofino receives $2.3 million to connect bike path to Pacific Rim National Park Reserve
  • Sun, 11 Mar 2018 00:24

Fears that future bicyclists traveling along a path being built through the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve would find themselves stuck on a narrow ...

Good Night Out Vancouver partners with Junos to ensure patron safety during awards-show weekend
  • Sat, 10 Mar 2018 22:27

The anti-harassment group will deploy a street team, offer training to venue staff, and forward messaging that helps prevent sexual misconduct. The...

Environment Canada adjusts weather warnings ahead of system approaching N.L.
  • Sat, 10 Mar 2018 20:24

An approaching low pressure system will bring some intense winter weather back to much of the island of Newfoundland over the next couple of days. - E...

Feds turn eye to career college students in effort to collect more student loans
  • Sat, 10 Mar 2018 14:28

Federal officials are set to figure out why private career colleges graduates are more likely to have problems repaying their students loans as part o...

In the news today, March 8
  • Sat, 10 Mar 2018 08:36

Canada will get at least some temporary relief allowing it to avoid the immediate impact of U.S. President Donald Trump's controversial steel and ...

Langley developer under RCMP investigation
  • Sat, 10 Mar 2018 06:31

In a Thursday morning hearing in a Vancouver courtroom, Justice Jennifer Duncan ruled that Mark Chandler, of the Newmark group of companies, will have...

Feds' tax change could affect some families earning less than $100K: PBO
  • Sat, 10 Mar 2018 02:25

Roughly 900 families earning less than $ 100,000 a year will have to pay more taxes because of federal changes to tighten income-sharing rules for ow...

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