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Vancouver Canucks Power Rankings: February 29 to March 4 (Oscars edition)
  • Sun, 04 Mar 2018 16:36

How did each Canuck do against the Avalanche, Rangers and Predators? And what Oscar-nominated movie is each player like? The Georgia Straight

Homeless in Vancouver: Cali homeless camp wasn’t as messy as “shocking” cleanup numbers suggest
  • Sun, 04 Mar 2018 14:34

Besides mentioning that the county has promised to give either a month-long motel voucher or a shelter bed to each of the evicted homeless people, the...

Gurpreet Singh: Canada must investigate activities of Indian agents on its soil
  • Sun, 04 Mar 2018 12:49

Jaspal Atwal has publicly supported a Punjabi party called the Akali Dal, which is an alliance partner of Indian prime minister Narendra Modi's Hindu ...

Potential route examined for pipeline feeding major new West Coast LNG facility
  • Sun, 04 Mar 2018 08:41

A potential rough corridor has been mapped out for a proposed pipeline that will transport natural gas across the Island to Sarita Bay near Bamfield. ...

Rancour grows over Indigenous clam licence:a This is anything but reconciliationa
  • Sun, 04 Mar 2018 06:35

HALIFAX _ A backlash is growing against a multimillion-dollar federal bid to promote reconciliation and economic development among Indigenous groups i...

Memorable awards season for Canadian crew of 'The Shape of Water'
  • Sun, 04 Mar 2018 02:25

Cast members Doug Jones and Sally Hawkins in "The Shape of Water," which was released in 2017. TM & A© Fox Searchlight Pictures/courtesy Ever...

Your March 1 Morning Brief
  • Sun, 04 Mar 2018 00:31

Check out the top stories of the day in the Okanagan-Shuswap with Carmen Weld's Black Press Morning Brief. Edmonton police have issued several Can...

Bill Richardson helps Vetta Chamber Music give Stravinsky a zany new twist
  • Sat, 03 Mar 2018 22:26

François Houle, Joan Blackman, and Jane Hayes will also be debuting their new Sea and Sky trio, with more fun in the way of tango "and all kind of ma...

UBCIC adds voice to concerns of pipeline 'man camps'
  • Sat, 03 Mar 2018 20:36

The Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs is adding its voice to Indigenous concerns of Kinder Morgan "man camps" along the Trans Mountain Expansion Project, ci...

Italy's MM Contemporary Dance mixes grace and brutality at the Chutzpah Festival
  • Sat, 03 Mar 2018 18:29

A relentlessly intense The Rite of Spring is staged under threatening meathooks, while a serene Bolero plays out amid a moving, pleated paper wall. ...

Vancouver actor Michael Coleman denies any wrongdoing while facing sexual misconduct allegations
  • Sat, 03 Mar 2018 16:34

Although several women have made sexual misconduct allegations against Vancouver actor Michael Coleman, he maintains he is innocent. The Georgia St...

After Merritt rejects LGBT rainbow crosswalk proposal, Vancouver lawyers offer their parking lot space
  • Sat, 03 Mar 2018 12:28

Two Vancouver lawyers have stepped in to offer a solution that may save the day. The Georgia Straight

West Fine Art Show joins fight against youth homelessness
  • Sat, 03 Mar 2018 10:26

For the first time, the high end art exhibition's early spring edition will be held at a local school as part of a fundraiser for the Langley Scho...

Buses remain key to solving Colwood Crawl, say local politicians
  • Sat, 03 Mar 2018 08:28

When it comes to easing traffic congesting on the Trans-Canada Highway, local politicians still say public transportation is the fastest way to get pe...

Canadian Federation of Students wary of Liberal threat over campus sex assault
  • Sat, 03 Mar 2018 06:26

The 2018 federal budget includes $ 5.5 million over five years to develop a national framework aimed at addressing gender-based violence at universit...

Feature Friday: The rats have moved in
  • Sat, 03 Mar 2018 04:26

With the provincial government showing no interest in engaging taxpayer dollars for a mass extermination effort, local residents have been left largel...

Canada looking at replacing VIP aircraft and fleet as they hit 31st birthday
  • Sat, 03 Mar 2018 02:31

The 31-year-old plane, used to transport the prime minister and the Governor General around the world, almost made Justin Trudeau late to see the real...

Gurpreet Singh: Visiting filmmaker Gurvinder Singh warns against growing attacks on religious minorities in India
  • Fri, 02 Mar 2018 22:33

His films deal with difficult subjects, such as the Sikh insurgency of the 1980s and 1990s and the treatment of Dalits (so-called untouchables). Th...

Martyn Brown: George Heyman and John Horgan need to go all-in on oil spill engagement
  • Fri, 02 Mar 2018 20:37

According to a former premier's chief of staff, the dark net is no solution to the dire threats posed by increased transportation of unrefined tarsand...

In the news today, March 1
  • Fri, 02 Mar 2018 18:37

Ontario PC leadership candidates Tanya Granic Allen, Caroline Mulroney, Christine Elliott and Doug Ford pose for a photo after participating in a deba...

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