- Traumatized refugees lose most of their federal mental health funding in B.C. The Canadian Press - 2 hours 48 minutes ago
VANCOUVER - Months after his mother was murdered by gang gunfire, Mauricio Osorto recognized he would be next if he didn't escape Honduras. He abandoned his life as … More »Traumatized refugees lose most of their federal mental health funding in B.C.
VANCOUVER - Months after his mother was murdered by gang gunfire, Mauricio Osorto recognized he would be next if he didn't escape Honduras. He abandoned his life as a university teacher and lawyer who shared his mother’s law practice to go to Canada where he had to start again. A Vancouver refugee-assistance program helped …
- Dog thief caught on camera at Vancouver tattoo parlour CBC - 8 hours ago
A woman simply asked to pet the 10-month-old French bulldog, picked it up, and walked out when the owner was busy at the till of a downtown Vancouver tattoo parlour Thursday.
- Elk poaching in B.C. alarms conservation officers CBC - 11 hours ago
B.C. conservation officers are growing frustrated with the senseless killing of elk in the B.C. Interior and on Vancouver Island.
- Aggressive raccoon attacks puppy in Vancouver's West End CBC - 13 hours ago
- Passengers on Vancouver-to-Edmonton flight warned to watch out for measles The Canadian Press - 11 hours ago
EDMONTON - Health officials in Edmonton are warning passengers who arrived in the city on a flight from Vancouver this month that they may have been exposed to measles. The warning further extends to anyone who was in Edmonton International Airport during the hours immediately after the Air Canada plane landed on April …
- B.C. climber remembers Everest Sherpa killed in avalanche CBC - Sat, 19 Apr, 2014
The Sherpas killed in the deadliest avalanche to sweep through were the most experienced mountaineers to work on Everest, says a B.C. climber.
Easter and Christmas are both Christian holidays, but while families always gather on Dec. 25 in the winter the annual spring celebration can change drastically each … More »Why doesn't Easter have a fixed date?