Alanna Kelly

'Safest path forward': Province recommends Surrey continue with municipal force transition

Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth has recommended the Surrey Police Service transition continue. The city can forego the recommendations and continue with RCMP if they wish

Decision on policing in Surrey coming Friday

A decision was promised by the end of April

'We need more people': B.C.'s struggling construction industry gets $540K boost

The financial boost towards the construction sector is a start, but more is needed to keep up, says the BC Construction Association

'Dystopian nightmare': Telus security necklace ad faces criticism

An advertisement for a Telus security necklace is drawing criticism for creating a false sense of security.

B.C. serves cap on what food delivery services can charge restaurants

A permanent cap on fees charged to restaurants by food-delivery companies will start in 2023.  Starting Jan. 1, 2023, Canada's first permanent delivery-fee cap will give B.C. restaurant owners more...

Rare snow-ice event prompts B.C. government to warn against travel

'Rarely do we see such heavy snowfall followed by freezing rain and heavy rainfall,' said one minister.

'Very bad, very messy': B.C. forecaster warning the public about next storm

A longtime meteorologist is warning the public about the storm headed for B.C.

Can whales be saved from harmful noise pollution? These B.C. engineers think so

Engineers at a B.C. university are trying to sound a silent alarm with solutions to protect whales from harmful ship noise. The project, led by a team at the University of British Columbia, found...

Booze being rationed at BC Liquor Stores

Restrictions will apply to all products except for beer.