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Burnaby man who lost $700k for investors accused of unregistered trading

A Burnaby man who allegedly made nearly $40,000 in commissions but eventually lost nearly all of his investors’ money is being accused of trading and advising in securities without being registered...

Skyrocketing temperatures prompt WorkSafeBC warning to workers

WorkSafeBC has issued a “heat stress” warning to workers and their employers due to skyrocketing temperatures this week. Temperatures are hitting the low to mid-30s this week and heat stress, left...

Agreement reached on Indigenous monitoring of Trans Mountain

The Canada Energy Regulator, Trans Mountain and the Indigenous Advisory and Monitoring Committee for the Trans Mountain Expansion Project and Existing Pipeline have reached a joint agreement on...

Outdoor pools, summer camps to open soon in Burnaby

It may not have felt like much of a summer yet, between dreary weather and COVID-related closures, but two key summer activities are finally opening up in Burnaby: outdoor pools and summer...

Demand means physical distancing ‘not always possible' on transit: TransLink

With demand for transit on the rise again in Metro Vancouver, TransLink is warning that riders shouldn’t expect physical distancing at all times. On Monday, June 1, Coast Mountain Bus Company will...

Sales of Burnaby-made medical device surge amid COVID-19 pandemic

The Clarius pocket ultrasound scanner is being used to scan lungs for pneumonia.

Rules loosened for Burnaby outlets to expand licensed patios

With people promoting patio expansions as a way to help Burnaby eateries survive the COVID-19 pandemic, the provincial government has loosened up regulations. The Province of B.C. announced it was...

Wear a mask on transit, says TransLink in unveiling 'enhanced' measures

TransLink unveiled “new and enhanced measures” Thursday morning aimed at making transit service safer during the COVID-19 pandemic

Metro Vancouver hospital adds 'germ-killing' robots for hot spots

Two ultraviolet germicidal irradiation robots are reporting for duty

'Day of Action' pushing for universal sick leave in B.C.

The BC Employment Standards Coalition in collaboration with the Retail Action Network has launched an online petition and Day of Action on Thursday, May 21, calling on the BC NDP government to...