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60 charges filed against Vancouver hotel owner

60 charges filed against Vancouver hotel owner

City takes action against owners of Balmoral hotel that has been deemed uninhabitable

60 charges filed against Vancouver hotel owner
Four men accused of human smuggling not guilty

Four men accused of human smuggling not guilty

A B.C. Supreme Court judge acquitted the group involved in Tamil migrant case

Four men accused of human smuggling not guilty
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Abbotsford’s Adam Hadwin, Nick Taylor reunited at Canadian Open

Ledgeview products teeing off together for first time since teenage years

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B.C. Premier John Horgan, right, meets with US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross. (John Horgan/Twitter)

Horgan to talk softwood in Washington

B.C.’s premier has talked of the need to resolve U.S. trade dispute

B.C. Premier John Horgan, right, meets with US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross. (John Horgan/Twitter)
The Columbia Unit Crew returns to the Charlie Division staging area for their next assignment while battling the wildfire near Cache Creek. (Photo by Ryan Gow, BC Wildfire Service)

More evacuations ordered in fire-weary B.C.

Flames force more evacuations in wildfire weary British Columbia

The Columbia Unit Crew returns to the Charlie Division staging area for their next assignment while battling the wildfire near Cache Creek. (Photo by Ryan Gow, BC Wildfire Service)
A snow leopard cub photographed at the Toronto Zoo. Image credit: Facebook/Toronto Zoo

Snow leopard cub dies at Toronto Zoo

Snow leopard cub dies of pneumonia at Toronto Zoo; 2 other cubs doing fine

A snow leopard cub photographed at the Toronto Zoo. Image credit: Facebook/Toronto Zoo
Donald Trump addresses the press in the Oval Office , The Canadian Press

Trump bars transgender individuals from US armed forces

There are as many as 250 service members in the process of transitioning to their preferred genders

Donald Trump addresses the press in the Oval Office , The Canadian Press
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Premier John Horgan met in Ottawa on Tuesday. (JustinTrudeau/Twitter)

BC NDP to focus on First Nations

Horgan is committing to transform stalling treaty talks and negotiate revenue-sharing agreements

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Premier John Horgan met in Ottawa on Tuesday. (JustinTrudeau/Twitter)
BC premier Christy Clark, third from left, on a tour last year of a Petronas LNG plant in Malaysia.

Petronas pulls out of northwest LNG project

Officials say low prices and shifts in energy industry made the decision necessary.

BC premier Christy Clark, third from left, on a tour last year of a Petronas LNG plant in Malaysia.
These 30 miniature horses that were evacuated from a wildfire area were temporarily housed in Agassiz by Paige Cote. A mini-farm owner in Delta has now volunteered to care for them. (Submitted photo)

Wildfires could cost B.C. ranchers hundreds of millions

Cattle, fences, feed and infrastructure have all been destroyed

These 30 miniature horses that were evacuated from a wildfire area were temporarily housed in Agassiz by Paige Cote. A mini-farm owner in Delta has now volunteered to care for them. (Submitted photo)
Trudeau to visit B.C wildfires

Trudeau to visit B.C wildfires

John Horgan met with the prime minister in Ottawa

Trudeau to visit B.C wildfires
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Weed need may not be met

Cannabis executive says producers unlikely to meet demands of consumer market

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A mockup of a high-speed train in California. (File photo)

Washington State looks for Canadian money to fund high speed rail

The Trudeau government’s soon-to-be-launched, $35-billion infrastructure bank could be the answer

A mockup of a high-speed train in California. (File photo)
Phelps loses to simulated ‘Great White’

Phelps loses to simulated ‘Great White’

Phelps loses by 2 seconds to simulated shark in ‘Shark Week’

Phelps loses to simulated ‘Great White’
Loon Lake wildfire photo posted on Facebook by Shawn Cahill.

Several new blazes sparked over the weekend

Wildfire conditions remain stable in B.C., although several new blazes sparked

Loon Lake wildfire photo posted on Facebook by Shawn Cahill.
Sean Spicer resigns as White House press secretary

Sean Spicer resigns as White House press secretary

Spicer’s daily press briefings had become must-see television until recent weeks

Sean Spicer resigns as White House press secretary
Gustafsen Fire. Bob Grant photo.

B.C. state of emergency hits two-week mark

B.C.’s state of emergency over wildfires hits its two-week mark with no end in sight

Gustafsen Fire. Bob Grant photo.
The Gustafsen smoke plume as seen on the first day of the fire. (Pauline Weigelt photo.)

Looters at B.C. wildfires typical in disasters: expert

The RCMP said they have arrested a half-dozen people accused of exploiting the evacuations

The Gustafsen smoke plume as seen on the first day of the fire. (Pauline Weigelt photo.)
This year, the U.S. has imposed an additional 6.76 per cent duty on Canada’s smaller lumber companies. (Ezra Black/The Free Press)

Lumber prices see ‘big jump’ after wildfires in B.C.

As early as Sunday, several companies temporarily closed some of their mills as evacuation orders

This year, the U.S. has imposed an additional 6.76 per cent duty on Canada’s smaller lumber companies. (Ezra Black/The Free Press)
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Loonie soars as interest rates rise

The Bank of Canada hiked the interest rate for the first time in 7 years on Wednesday.

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