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Petronas gives deadline for LNG deal

Petronas gives deadline for LNG deal

Malaysian investors warn of lower gas price, high cost and regulation as B.C. prepares tax on LNG exports
Society to build more independent seniors housing

Society to build more independent seniors housing

The Pleasant Valley Village of seniors housing on 11th Street and Avalon Avenue is expanding to include a third complex next spring.
Global warming 'slowed by pollution'

Global warming 'slowed by pollution'

Climate scientist Andrew Weaver says variations from climate predictions relate to the rise of Asia and its higher air pollution rates
Enrolment shocks schools

Enrolment shocks schools

Houston's school administrators are shocked to find enrolment similar, and even up from last year, despite HFP closure.
Legal aid gets rare boost for family cases

Legal aid gets rare boost for family cases

Victoria and Vancouver now have staff lawyers, pilot program to expand to three other B.C. centres to handle parent disputes
Irrigation Lake dam to be built September 29

Irrigation Lake dam to be built September 29

Irrigation Lake stakeholders are calling for donations and volunteers to come together to build a new dam next week.
HFP closure drives labour market strategy

HFP closure drives labour market strategy

Two consultants are working on a strategy to help the District face the labour market challenges and prepare Houston.
Province pledges e-cigarette regulation if feds won't act

Province pledges e-cigarette regulation if feds won't act

Health minister stresses need for sale restrictions, non-committal on extending smoking bans to 'vaping'
B.C. cities demand greater oil pipeline scrutiny, safety

B.C. cities demand greater oil pipeline scrutiny, safety

Kinder Morgan pipeline twinning draws resolutions from Burnaby, Vancouver and Victoria at UBCM convention
Premier wants municipal pay to be election issue

Premier wants municipal pay to be election issue

Christy Clark says she'll wait until after November elections to talk with new councils about reining in pay for union, management staff