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Looking back: John Horgan’s timeline as 36th premier of British Columbia

A look at John Horgan’s rise to power, tumultuous time as B.C.’s 36th premier and beginning of the end for his political career.   2013 Sept. 18 Adrian Dix resigns as NDP leader, five months...

NDP cabinet minister accused of conflict of interest

B.C. Minister of Land, Water and Resource Stewardship Josie Osborne granted $15 million to the purchaser of her husband’s investment property

Could the Canadian Soccer Association show B.C. Soccer the red card?

B.C. Soccer Association is preparing for suspension, but does not know when or how it will happen

Vancouver Olympics bid inspection trio revealed

The IOC and the Canadian Olympic Committee had both refused to release the names and titles of the two employees and consultant sent to Vancouver in May to tour proposed sites

Surrey mayoral hopeful Jinny Sims loses council candidate

Surrey Forward campaign manager said party council candidate Jim Bennett has resigned, but Bennett himself denies he has quit

UPDATED: Judge upholds Horgan’s 2020 snap election call

A B.C. Supreme Court judge has dismissed a petition aimed at finding Premier John Horgan and Lt. Gov. Janet Austin broke the law by scheduling an election a year early in 2020. Democracy Watch and...

B.C. Legislative Assembly’s top financial executive gone

Chartered accountant Hilary Woodward was escorted from the Parliament Buildings June 22

Officials waited too long to declare heat dome emergency in 2021, says meteorologist

Forecasts had been warning of conditions that had never been seen before in the region

Lynn Valley Care Centre hoaxer to face trial for Richmond crime spree

Taymour Aghtai is charged with several offences including sexual assault, assault with a weapon and extortion, all of which allegedly took place Sept. 5, 2020

Heat dome timeline: delays led to hundreds of deaths

Emails obtained through freedom of information request offer internal look at how the province handled and responded to heat wave warnings last summer