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Canadian clean-tech firm claims its oil ‘magnet’ is best at spill response

Canadian clean-tech firm claims its oil ‘magnet’ is best at spill response

The product attracts hydrocarbons, acting more like a magnet than a sponge
Will having lodgers be a solution to our affordability crisis?

Will having lodgers be a solution to our affordability crisis?

Empty Nests aims to connect seniors, rattling around in houses too big for them, with young renters who need cheap accommodation.
Can orcas communicate above the din of human activity?

Can orcas communicate above the din of human activity?

Sound could also affect the behaviour and physiology of the chinook salmon that orcas eat.
Outrage after B.C. councillor tweets about 'South Asian landowners'

Outrage after B.C. councillor tweets about 'South Asian landowners'

The tweet has been condemned for "dividing Richmond residents based on their ethnicity."
Municipalities urge B.C. NDP to pull the plug on speculation tax

Municipalities urge B.C. NDP to pull the plug on speculation tax

The tax will start at 0.5% of a property’s assessed value in the 2018 tax year and rise to 2% of a property’s assessed value after that.
Timeout: Childcare advocates defend subsidized daycare after scathing report

Timeout: Childcare advocates defend subsidized daycare after scathing report

The Fraser Institute says B.C. should look at a program that targets those most in need based on income
The big squeeze: pain ahead if Alberta cuts Trans Mountain oil flow

The big squeeze: pain ahead if Alberta cuts Trans Mountain oil flow

The Interior of B.C. is almost entirely dependent on the refined fuels that come from Alberta refineries through the Trans Mountain pipeline to a terminal in Kamloops.
Canada’s best and worst cities to buy a home on a single income

Canada’s best and worst cities to buy a home on a single income

Some of the results are pretty obvious, but do you know where the most affordable places are?
B.C. tech firm denies link to Cambridge Analytica in face of Facebook privacy controversy

B.C. tech firm denies link to Cambridge Analytica in face of Facebook privacy controversy

“We follow all the rules.”
Albertans are paying the hard price under B.C.'s new speculation tax

Albertans are paying the hard price under B.C.'s new speculation tax

One Albertan man is being dinged $7,000 for an unserviced cabin in B.C.'s wilds.