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Said to be the largest show of its kind in the world, the annual four-day event in England features thousands of dogs, with competitors travelling from countries across the globe to take part.
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Testimony has ended in a trial over Michigan's ban on gay marriage after a Canadian economist made unflattering remarks about homosexuals.
3 hrs ago | New Westminster Newsleader
Metro Vancouver now has approval to landfill bottom ash from its Burnaby garbage incinerator that had been set aside after some loads failed pollution tests.
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Surveillance footage of a man the B.C. Coroner's Service is trying to identify. Photograph by: supplied, B.C. Coroner's Service Surveillance of a man B.C. Coroner's Service is trying to identify.
11 hrs ago | Mission City Record
Police have identified the human remains found along the south banks of the Fraser River on Feb.16 as belonging to Vancouver resident Barry Hinchcliffe.
12 hrs ago | Canada.com
After years of futility in his first six NHL seasons with the New York Islanders and Florida Panthers, the star goaltender found a home - and the playoffs - in Vancouver.
16 hrs ago | Globe and Mail
A worker uses a small boat to move logs on the Douglas Channel at dusk in Kitimat, B.C., in this Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012 photo.
A British Columbia-based civil rights group is renewing its call for an independent body to monitor the agency that polices Canada's borders, more than seven years after a public inquiry into the Maher Arar case recommended more outside oversight.
The announcement of Rattray's retirement comes just two weeks after Chief Constable Peter Lepine announced he will be stepping away from the top job at the department.
The Fraser Valley Real Estate Board , which includes Surrey, White Rock and North Delta, reported a benchmark detached house price of $558,100 in February, up about 1.5 per cent from December and up 3.2 per cent year-over-year.
The city called a press conference Wednesday morning when Mayor Wayne Wright, facing a phalanx of television cameras, microphones and reporters squished into City Hall's council chambers declared replacing the Pattullo with a new four-lane, tolled crossing is the best solution.
In an interview with the Georgia Straight in her office at HUB: Your Cycling Connection , executive director Erin O'Melinn revealed that she primarily took her two-wheeler onto trails while growing up in Coquitlam.
An Irish dance studio from North Vancouver is celebrating St. Patrick's Day with a round of "front clicks," "sevens" and "bicycles" at roughly 80 shows booked around March 17. Ranging in age from six to 24, the Eire Born Irish Dancers from Nora Pickett Irish Dance Academy have a busy week of performing during CelticFest Vancouver and other St.
With Alice Munro winning the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2013, there's plenty to celebrate when it comes to Canadian authors.
It was shipped from China on a deep sea ship in three large pieces - the fixed leg, hinged leg and main girder - along with thousands of smaller components to Fraser Surrey Docks before being offloaded and transported to Seaspan at North Vancouver's waterfront.