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Official candidates list set for Oct. 15 Lower Mainland municipal elections

Kennedy Stewart faces 14 challengers in Oct. 15 civic election

IOC president: Schedule for choosing 2030 Winter Olympics host “in the hands” of subcommittee

The International Olympic Committee’s president said Friday that next steps in choosing a host for the 2030 Winter Olympics are “in the hands" of the Future Host Commission for the Olympic Winter...

NPA parachute candidate for mayor claims Telus Garden residence

NPA candidate Fred Harding has told the City of Vancouver election office that he is residing in a condo in a downtown skyscraper registered to Chun Yan Zhang of West Vancouver, whose self-declared...

IOC delays decision on 2030 Winter Olympics host

Vancouver is exploring bid against 2002 host Salt Lake City and 1972 host Sapporo, Japan.

Canada Place cruise terminal workers rescued

Two workers fell into the water off Canada Place Monday while unloading baggage from a cruise ship.  Vancouver Fire and Rescue Services and a B.C. Emergency Health Services ambulance and bicycle...

Government workers reach deal with NDP government

The B.C. NDP government and the union representing 33,000 workers has a deal.  B.C. General Employees’ Union announced Wednesday that it has a tentative three-year agreement through the end of March...

Costs for first fiscal year of B.C.’s mass-vaccination program revealed

The government has not provided a budget estimate for the fall 2022 phase of the mass-vaccination program, which formally launched Tuesday

Trudeau announces $1.4 billion federal loan to Westbank’s Senakw project

Ian Gillespie, the Westbank Corporation CEO, accepted a token 50 cent payment from members of the Squamish Nation during a ceremony under the Burrard Bridge on Tuesday, where Prime Minister Justin...

Highways ministry deals with spate of heavy truck, equipment crashes at overpasses

Files released under freedom of information offer new details about a June incident at the Cambie Road highway overpass in Richmond

Millions of dollars spent not itemized in B.C. legislature’s annual report

Only an aggregate total of $16M in salary and supplier expenses is shown, despite calls for more transparency