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Three Burnaby targets on hit list

The RCMP's Integrated Homicide Investigation Team revealed on Wednesday more details about who Angus Mitchell was targeting. Mitchell, 26, was shot and killed May 30 in Maple Ridge after he was confronted by police.

Check out top renovations

Two Burnaby homes are part of the Greater Vancouver Home Builders' Association's Parade of Renovated Homes this weekend. For both, the companies doing the renovations opened up the homes, giving them more light and space.

Burnaby honours environmental stars

It is Environment Week in Burnaby, and local individuals and businesses are being rewarded for their eco-friendly efforts. The winners of the City of Burnaby's Environment Awards include five Environment Award and eight Environmental Star recipients.

What's going on this weekend?

We're continuing with our popular feature - our staff's Top 5 (Or More) Things To Do This Weekend.

Despite rain, water-use restrictions now in effect

It might not feel like summer yet, but summer watering restrictions are in effect this month, according to a Metro Vancouver press release. Metro Vancouver announced that the region-wide ban on evening lawn sprinkling went into effect on June 1.

Protester shuts down pond drainage

Plan is to remove invasive species and destroy them

Snakehead fish caught in Burnaby Central Park pond

The elusive snakehead fish that has been lurking in Burnaby's Central Lake pond was caught on Friday, according to Ministry of Environment officials. The workers showed the anesthetized fish to onlookers shortly after its capture in a hand net.

Snakehead captured in Burnaby pond

The elusive snakehead fish was captured and killed at Burnaby's Central Park pond Friday morning.

Local organizations focus on 'stay-cationers'

As summer begins, B.C. is already seeing fewer tourists than usual this year, according to Peter Williams, director of Simon Fraser University's Centre for Tourism Policy and Research.
Burnaby Lakers under-14 boys take on Abbotsford in field hockey

Burnaby Lakers under-14 boys take on Abbotsford in field hockey

Burnaby Lakers under-14 boys take on Abbotsford in field hockey
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