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Two men injured in shooting in Surrey, B.C., appears targeted, RCMP say

SURREY, B.C. — RCMP say two men are injured after a shooting in Surrey, B.C., on Friday evening. Mounties responded to a report of a shooting at a residence just before 8 p.m. and found two men suffering from gunshot wounds.

BC Hydro seeks approval for first rate decrease in decades: ministry

VICTORIA — The British Columbia government says BC Hydro customers could see their bills go down for the first time in decades as part of a smaller than anticipated five-year rate hike if approved by an independent regulator.
Big rally in Mackenzie, B.C., draws attention to continuing lumber crisis

Big rally in Mackenzie, B.C., draws attention to continuing lumber crisis

MACKENZIE, B.C. — An energetic rally by workers in Mackenzie in north-central British Columbia has highlighted the desperate situation facing many forestry-dependent communities across the province.
Surrey, B.C., plan to switch to municipal force from RCMP gets preliminary nod

Surrey, B.C., plan to switch to municipal force from RCMP gets preliminary nod

SURREY, B.C. — The Vancouver-area city of Surrey, home to Canada's largest RCMP detachment, has been given provincial approval to begin a transition to a municipal police department.

Vancouver to assess possible court action against campers ordered out of park

VANCOUVER — Several dozen tents have remained in a park in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside following an eviction-notice deadline ordering as many as 200 people out of an encampment that began six months ago.

Federal partnership aims to increase affordable housing across Canada

VANCOUVER — The federal government is investing in what it calls an innovative financing model that it says will help generate funds for affordable housing projects.

Impaired driving charge laid in 2018 crash in Delta, B.C., that killed teen.

DELTA, B.C. — Charges have been laid against a British Columbia man following a crash more than a year ago that killed one young woman and injured another.

Family of fatally stabbed B.C. man call on witnesses to 'do the right thing'

SURREY, B.C. — The family of a man who was stabbed to death while out for an early-morning smoke in a Vancouver suburb is appealing for any witnesses to come forward with information that could solve the crime.
RCMP believe 'criminality' involved as bodies found of two men from Surrey, B.C.

RCMP believe 'criminality' involved as bodies found of two men from Surrey, B.C.

ASHCROFT, B.C. — The RCMP say the bodies of two men found Saturday in central British Columbia have been identified as two individuals from Surrey who were reported missing in mid-July.

TransLink increases services ahead of the busiest week of the year

BURNABY, B.C. — TransLink says it is increasing SkyTrain, bus, and SeaBus services in Metro Vancouver to help lower wait times, beginning Sept. 3.