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British Columbia Former VicPD board member wants probe into collapsed drug caseA lawyer who resigned from Victoria’s police board over concerns about transparency says the city’s residents deserve an independent investigation of the circumstances that led to the collapse of a major drug prosecution. Paul Schachter says he has filedContinue Reading

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British Columbia The Matsqui First Nation will receive $59 million under Canada’s Specific Claim Policy for the historic loss of reserve land going back 116 years. Claim involves land removed from Matsqui reserve in 1908 by Canada to build a tramwayKarin Larsen · CBC News · Posted: Feb 21, 2024 5:13 PM EST | Last Updated: 3 hoursContinue Reading

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British Columbia Rising B.C. hockey star Arshdeep Bains called up to Canucks rosterThe Surrey-born player was called up by NHL team for Saturday’s game against the Winnipeg Jets, the latest milestone in a lifelong journey for the 23-year-old forward. Surrey-born player was called up by Vancouver team on Saturday, latestContinue Reading

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British Columbia Investigation underway into 2 separate train derailments in B.C.Canada’s Transportation Safety Board said Saturday it’s looking into two unrelated railway derailments in B.C.’s mountains, deploying investigators to one near Field, B.C., and gathering information on another near Revelstoke that sent two people to hospital. Both trains are operated byContinue Reading