Fraser Valley

Mobility pricing will cost more than you think, warns Canadian Taxpayers Federation in B.C.

The B.C. division of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation has warned that mobility pricing could cost residents much more than they may think.<p>B.C. …

Vancouver

Professors, power and predators: why student-teacher relationships should be banned

The Canadian public has been shocked and scandalized in recent weeks, following a slew of allegations of sexual misconduct within Concordia …

Education

Crews put out car fire in Abbotsford, incident deemed suspicious

Abbotsford Police are calling it a suspicious fire.<p>At 2 a.m. Wednesday firefighters were called to Caboose Place, off Station Road in west …

Lower Mainland

Repairs to damaged Surrey overpass expected to take until April

The 152nd Street overpass was damaged by an overheight truck in early December<p>It's expected to take another four months before Surrey's 152nd Street …

Surrey

Public meeting to discuss traffic changes to Haney Bypass

MAPLE RIDGE (NEWS 1130) – A public meeting is being held later this month to talk about the expected changes on the Haney Bypass in Maple Ridge to …

Maple Ridge

Letters: Glad Robertson is quitting, but fear damage he’ll do in rest of term, reader says

Now that Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson has decided to pedal off into the sunset, maybe citizens of this beleaguered city can catch a break. Ever …

Maple Ridge

B.C. government taking wait-and-see approach on road pricing recommendations

Premier John Horgan wouldn't speculate on whether his government would approve or reject any proposal by Metro Vancouver mayors for road-pricing …

John Horgan

Three stars of the week: Hardcourt heroes Filewich, Overwater honoured

<b>Highlights:</b><p>UBC Thunderbird Keylyn Filewich (BB) and Lethbridge Pronghorn Zac Overwater (BB) are the Canada West first stars for the period ending …

Canadian University Sports

U SPORTS Top 10: Men's Wrestling & Men's Hockey Move Up in National Rankings

<b>TORONTO</b> - On Tuesday, January 16, U SPORTS announced its weekly Top 10 polls with a total of six Gryphon teams ranked nationally. A pair of Gryphon …

Canadian University Sports

Freezing rain warnings issued for much of southern B.C.

Pacific weather system brings a week of warm, wet weather to Lower Mainland<p>A wide swath of southern B.C. is under freezing rain warnings Tuesday …

Weather

Freezing rain warning issued for B.C. Southern Interior

Freezing rain can be expected Tuesday morning in a vast area of the B.C. Southern Interior, according to a warning issued by Environment Canada.<p>“An …

Weather

Cascades women’s rugby sevens squad off to Edmonton for Canada West opener

By <br>Rugby 0<p>Elyssa Phillipson and the Cascades open the Canada West Women’s Sevens Series this weekend in Edmonton.<p>The University of the Fraser Valley …

Canadian University Sports

Congestion points or distance: How Metro Vancouver could pay for its roads

A commission tasked with figuring out how mobility pricing should work in Metro Vancouver released its first report on Tuesday, outlining two …

Vancouver

This $750K Toronto listing could be the litmus test for Canada’s housing market

Wondering whether rising interest rates and the new mortgage rules are going to blow the froth off Canada’s hottest real estate market? The test for …

Real Estate

Time to sign your name if you don’t like Maple Ridge rec plans

It’s all online and in hard copy now if you want to have your say, about what you’ll pay, for the places you’ll play, in Maple Ridge.<p>The city’s …

Maple Ridge

'You live under the surveillance of social workers', says critic of Maple Ridge housing model

'They feel like they’re in institutions, not homes,' insists homeless advocate<p>Raincity Housing and Support Society is defending the provincial …

Maple Ridge

Drone Flies Drugs and Tobacco Into B.C. Prison

Drone delivery of contraband with estimated value of $26,500 foiled by Canadian prison officials.<p>The Washington Post/Getty Images<p>Marco …

Drones

Maple Ridge residents protest planned homeless shelter

Dozens of families, seniors and concerned residents showed up at a vacant lot in Maple Ridge on Saturday to protest the provincial government’s plan …

Maple Ridge

Home Sales, Prices Rose In December As Canadians Raced Against New Mortgage Rules: CREA

TORONTO — National home sales rose 4.5 per cent in December from the month before as buyers scrambled to nab homes ahead of stricter mortgage …

Real Estate

Southern schemes on stage in Langley - Surrey Now-Leader

As Dave Williams, president of the Langley Players drama club, walks a visitor through the plot of “The Foreigner,” their new production that runs …

Maple Ridge

Abbotsford police arrest woman after stabbing at mall

A 71-year-old man is in hospital and a 36-year-old woman is in police custody following a stabbing Monday afternoon at a mall in Abbotsford.<p>According …

Crime

Fraser Valley braces for flooding

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Lower Mainland

Fog advisory in effect for much of Metro Vancouver

METRO VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) – Make sure you slow down and are extra careful on the roads.<p>Thick fog blanketing much of the region is making for an …

Lower Mainland

Environment Canada issues fog advisory for Metro Vancouver on Sunday

It’s a lazy, foggy Sunday.<p>Environment Canada issued a fog advisory for Metro Vancouver early Sunday morning, warning of “near zero visibility.”<p>“The …

Lower Mainland

The Curtain divide brings two people together

Two people occupy a stark hospital room split in two by a blue plaid curtain in the opening scene of an international award winning short that …

Vancouver

Claggett named Canada West third star of the week

By <br>Women's Basketball 0<p>Taylor Claggett of the Cascades women’s basketball team has been named the Canada West third star of the week after a pair of …

Canadian University Sports

The last Sears department store closes its doors for good

Scattered among the bargain shoppers who flocked to Burnaby Sunday for the historic final day of business for its last remaining Sears department …

Sears Canada

Man shot dead in Maple Ridge was connected to Hells Angels

A young man shot to death in Maple Ridge last month is the son of one Hells Angel and the great-nephew of another, Postmedia has learned.<p>Manricco …

Crime

Maple Ridge’s Anita Place Tent City residents not happy with new shelter

The Alliance Against Displacement and residents of Anita Place Tent City aren’t as enthusiastic as many about Thursday’s announcement of a new …

Housing

British Columbia’s Real Estate Calmed in 2017

Sales declined 7.5% amid government’s cooling measures<p>British Columbia’s booming real estate market cooled modestly in 2017 due, at least in part, to …

Real Estate