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B.C. man awarded more than $1M after hitting steel chain strung across dirt road

B.C. man awarded more than $1M after hitting steel chain strung across dirt road

In his decision, the judge said Cody Jackson has suffered "profound, life-altering negative consequences to his physical and mental health" as a result of the accident.
Wind brings down massive tree, blocking five lanes of North Van traffic

Wind brings down massive tree, blocking five lanes of North Van traffic

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Nanaimo cop acquitted in birthday prisoner assault allegation

Nanaimo cop acquitted in birthday prisoner assault allegation

An RCMP officer has been acquitted of assault connected to an in-custody incident involving a drunk woman on her 19th birthday.
B.C. mom who killed daughter loses murder sentence appeal

B.C. mom who killed daughter loses murder sentence appeal

A second-degree murder sentence of 15 years before parole eligibility for a South Surrey mother who killed her daughter is appropriate, B.C's Court of Appeal has ruled.
B.C. civil liberties watchdog seeks online police surveillance guidance from court

B.C. civil liberties watchdog seeks online police surveillance guidance from court

The Supreme Court of Canada is being asked to outline how far police can go in watching people's online behaviour.
B.C. vows to work with doctors on primary care crisis

B.C. vows to work with doctors on primary care crisis

"Constructive discussion" with doctors' group, premier says
‘Recovery can happen’, says lifelong advocate for addictions support

‘Recovery can happen’, says lifelong advocate for addictions support

As a six-year-old boy, Barney Williams was forced from his home in Opitsaht, on Meares Island, and sent to Christie Residential School. 
B.C. backcountry road closures still in place near sites of last summer's major fires

B.C. backcountry road closures still in place near sites of last summer's major fires

The closures will remain in place during recovery efforts by the Ministry of Forests.
B.C. dad's tweet sparks viral empathy after son's lonely birthday party

B.C. dad's tweet sparks viral empathy after son's lonely birthday party

16 of 19 Vancouver parents apparently missed the birthday party memo emailed to them.
Vancouver author releases book on best local hikes to do with your kids

Vancouver author releases book on best local hikes to do with your kids

105 Hikes author Stephen Hui's new book launches Tuesday (May 17), with nine trips on the North Shore and Lions Bay.