Lower Mainland

Police issue summer reminder to keep children safe from open windows

ABBOTSFORD (NEWS 1130) – It’s something we hear about every summer and according to police, you can take steps to prevent a child from falling out of …

Fraser Valley

Vancouver Whitecaps star Alphonso Davies close to signing record-breaking transfer deal

Nathan CaddellThe best player to ever suit up for the Vancouver Whitecaps has likely played his last game for the club.Bayern Munich FC, one of …

Vancouver Whitecaps

Swan floatie takes flight from shoreline, leading to water rescue call

Ottawa firefighters responded to a possible water rescue situation late Saturday afternoon when Ottawa police notified them that a person was trying …

Vancouver North Shore

Here’s what you need to know about Day 2 at the BC Games

Over 3,000 seats will be added to Westhills Stadium in the next 6 months<p>Western Speedway the place to be for a roaring good time in summer<p>A brief …

Cowichan Valley

Camp Cloud eviction deadline comes and goes as assistant fire chief pledges support for water protector

<i>(Water protector Johnny Lee keeps watch atop Camp Cloud’s carver’s cabin Friday evening. Photo: Justin Brake/APTN)</i><p><i>Justin Brake</i> <i><br>APTN News</i><br>It’s 6 a.m. …

Canadian News

Coquitlam house fire sends one to hospital

Bystanders were on the front lawn helping the burned victim when firefighters arrived.

Western Canada

Burnaby Village Museum celebrates B.C. Day

If a visit to Burnaby Village Museum is on your family’s summer to-do list, don’t forget about B.C. Day. As usual, the village has special fun on …

Burnaby

Read the letter by Camp Cloud's supporters to Mayor Derek Corrigan and Burnaby councillors

The City of Burnaby issued an eviction notice on July 18 to demonsrators at a "resistance camp" set up to oppose the Kinder Morgan pipeline …

Kinder Morgan

Bantam win nets 'Bellies B.C. title

If there was a premonition of how the season would end, the New Westminster bantam A2 Salmonbellies may have seen it two months ago at home.<p>In the …

New Westminster

New West girls to help B.C. defend national midget boxla title

Team B.C. has one goal in mind – gold.<p>The girls midget program is looking to keep the good times going and repeat as Canadian national box lacrosse …

New Westminster

Vancouver Weather: Cooler Saturday, hot on Sunday

VANCOUVER, B.C. – Saturday’s weather is expected to be a little cooler still with highs reaching 22 C and a mix of sun and cloud. Then starting …

Weather

Lodeiro scores twice to help Sounders beat Whitecaps 2-0

Nicolas Lodeiro scored twice in the first half in the Seattle Sounders’ 2-0 victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday.<p>Seattle (5-9-5) extended …

Vancouver Whitecaps

Letters: Mouse that roared: Canada outwits U.S. on trade

Letters to the Vancouver Sun Saturday, July 20, 2018Listening to U.S. President Donald Trump’s complaints about Canada’s trade unfairness and Sarah …

Canadian News

On track with Rocky Mountaineer

“Eyes right, big horn sheep at the cliff-top,” said Kristen, one of our hosts aboard the Rocky Mountaineer.The locomotive engineer slowed the train …

National Parks

Do You Know What The Supercar Capital of North America Is?

Supercars are always going to be beloved by their owners, admired by people, and wished for by the rest of the world who doesn’t have deep enough …

Real Estate

Save the date for a Hume Park family camp out

Have you had a chance to camp this summer?<p>Save the date for this special chance to go camping, right in your own back yard.<p>article continues …

New Westminster

As victim of mistaken identity remembered, expert says similar events are rare

Upwards of a thousand people gathered on Friday to remember Paul Bennett, a 47-year-old father of two who was gunned down in broad daylight in a …

British Columbia

Up 400% So Far in 2018, Is Intelsat for Real?

If returns look too good to be true...<p>Shares of satellite communications company <b>Intelsat</b> (NYSE:I) are up over 400% so far in 2018. Positive press and …

Investing

Oh deer: The surprising source of many of B.C.'s aggressive wildlife reports

When most people think about wildlife they wouldn't want to encounter on a walk, carnivores such as bears, cougars and wolves spring immediately to …

Wildlife

Universal R-Rated Kids Comedy ‘Good Boys’ From Seth Rogen’s Point Grey Adds Four

<b>EXCLUSIVE:</b> Keith L. Williams, Brady Noon, Molly Gordon and Midori Francis are joining Universal Pictures-Point Grey’s R-rated comedy <i>Good Boys</i> about …

Hollywood

'Stand our ground': As deadline looms to dismantle pipeline protest camp, its occupants show no sign of moving

BURNABY, B.C. — One morning earlier this week, opponents of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion huddled in a circle at their makeshift camp — a …

Kinder Morgan

Metro Vancouver homebuyers face unintended consequences of mortgage stress testing rules

In Metro Vancouver, where the gap between incomes and home values makes the region an unaffordable outlier in North America, buyers are especially …

Canadian News

Fetherstonhaugh embraces Finnish hurdles

For a brief moment, New West’s Grace Fetherstonhaugh found herself crossing paths with U.S. President Donald Trump.<p>Stuck in the Helsinki airport …

New Westminster

Multiple police forces swoop in Richmond and Vancouver amid “gang activity”

A multi-jurisdiction police operation linked to gang activity appeared to end with the arrest of a woman in Richmond.<p>Witnesses reported on Thursday …

Georgia (U.S. State)

West Vancouver fire crews call on Vancouver fireboat to tackle brush fire

West Vancouver fire crews were called to a “moderately” sized brush fire in the Eagle Harbour area on Friday afternoon.<p>The 30 by 40 foot blaze broke …

Vancouver North Shore

Bowen Island Marina guardian is passing the torch and leaving Bowen

On a deck overlooking Snug Cove, Norma Dallas leans on the bannister. She winces as some girls in flip flops climb along the shore below, picking …

Vancouver North Shore

Looking to cool off? Slide the City is back in North Vancouver

NORTH VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) – Conditions will be slick on Lonsdale Avenue this weekend.<p>The North Vancouver road is being transformed into a giant …

Western Canada

Teamsters conductors and engineers vote in favour of 4-year CP Rail agreement - Article - BNN

British Columbia

SkyTrain along Fraser Highway to Langley will cost $2.9 billion, says TransLink

For the first time, Metro Vancouver’s public transit authority has provided a glimpse of the costs and possible designs of the elevated SkyTrain and …

Urban Design

Legendary New West broadcaster commemorated with hospital foundation fund

The Royal Columbian Hospital Foundation is honouring long-time New West broadcaster John Ashbridge by creating a new fund in his memory.<p>The John …

New Westminster