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Man dead after daytime shooting in Maple Ridge

Man dead after daytime shooting in Maple Ridge

Investigators cannot say at this time if it is connected to gang conflict.
B.C. couple still owes $19M despite bankruptcy, appeal court rules

B.C. couple still owes $19M despite bankruptcy, appeal court rules

Thalbinder Singh Poonian and Shailu Poonian had appealed a B.C. Supreme Court decision stating penalties stemming from fraud can't be discharged in bankruptcy proceedings.
B.C. strata pot, tobacco dispute ends in $13,000 in fines and legal fees

B.C. strata pot, tobacco dispute ends in $13,000 in fines and legal fees

A complaint said smells emanated from bathroom drains, plug outlets, the master bedroom, upstairs bedroom and the kitchen cupboards.
Pet adoptions decline after surge during pandemic isolation

Pet adoptions decline after surge during pandemic isolation

Last year, many people became frustrated when they could not act fast enough to adopt. This year, the B.C. SPCA has 1,500 animals in its care — 700 ready for adoption immediately and the remainder in volunteer foster homes.
Opinion: Butterfly decoys trick predators into attacking them in conservation study

Opinion: Butterfly decoys trick predators into attacking them in conservation study

Butterflies are important pollinators. To find out how predators affect butterfly populations and diversity, butterfly decoys were used.
Opinion: 5 ways students can foster positive mental health at university

Opinion: 5 ways students can foster positive mental health at university

The transition to a new school year will be an important time for students to focus on strategies for fostering positive mental health and well-being, and recognizing signs that help may be needed.
Too old? Too awkward? Some adorable Metro Vancouver shelter animals can't get adopted

Too old? Too awkward? Some adorable Metro Vancouver shelter animals can't get adopted

One of them was thrown a "pity party" after spending a year at a shelter. But here's why these pets are actually ideal for many people.
Here's why you see hard hats on power lines in B.C.

Here's why you see hard hats on power lines in B.C.

Mystery solved!
‘We are inseparable from our land’: Gitxsan Nation house group declares 170,000 hectares of territory protected

‘We are inseparable from our land’: Gitxsan Nation house group declares 170,000 hectares of territory protected

An intact ecosystem in the upper Skeena River watershed is now an Indigenous Protected Area. All decisions about the area will be guided by a principle of respectfully passing the abundance of the territory from one generation to the next
Opinion: Climate change and extreme heat are making us more anxious

Opinion: Climate change and extreme heat are making us more anxious

A small number of people experience a debilitating level of eco-anxiety that limits their ability to live happy and healthy lives.