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Aboriginal politicians seek action after Boushie trial : ‘We can stand together even if we are apart’

Aboriginal politicians seek action after Boushie trial : ‘We can stand together even if we are apart’

A jury found Saskatchewan farmer Gerald Stanley not guilty Friday of second-degree murder

Aboriginal politicians seek action after Boushie trial : ‘We can stand together even if we are apart’
Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr. (Canadian Press photo)

Canada will do what it must to prevent B.C. from stopping pipeline: Ottawa

Kinder Morgan pipeline has launched a B.C.-Alberta trade war

Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr. (Canadian Press photo)
Colten Boushie’s family meets federal ministers after acquittal in murder trial

Colten Boushie’s family meets federal ministers after acquittal in murder trial

Gerald Stanley, 56, was found not guilty of second-degree murder Friday

Colten Boushie’s family meets federal ministers after acquittal in murder trial
Vancouver Island Construction Assocation’s Under-40 group is back to host the annual charity casino fundraiser for Help Fill A Dream, this time under the big top at the Delta Ocean Pointe Resort, Feb. 23. Photo courtesy VICA

Construction association hosting fundraiser under Inner Harbour ‘big top’

Mock casino at Delta Ocean Pointe lets you roll the dice for a good cause

Vancouver Island Construction Assocation’s Under-40 group is back to host the annual charity casino fundraiser for Help Fill A Dream, this time under the big top at the Delta Ocean Pointe Resort, Feb. 23. Photo courtesy VICA
Toronto Blue Jays will retire former pitcher Halladay’s No. 32 jersey

Toronto Blue Jays will retire former pitcher Halladay’s No. 32 jersey

Halladay, 40, died Nov. 7, 2017 when the plane he was flying crashed into the Gulf of Mexico

Toronto Blue Jays will retire former pitcher Halladay’s No. 32 jersey
Canada wins first gold medal of the Pyeongchang Olympics. (Photo by The Canadian Press)
Canada wins first gold medal of the Pyeongchang Olympics. (Photo by The Canadian Press)
Grand Canyon. (Wikimedia Commons)
Grand Canyon. (Wikimedia Commons)
Inuk, a snow-white 10-year-old from Caledon, Ont., heads into the competition as the top American Eskimo in Canada for 10 consecutive years. (Canadian Press photo)
Inuk, a snow-white 10-year-old from Caledon, Ont., heads into the competition as the top American Eskimo in Canada for 10 consecutive years. (Canadian Press photo)
The Westshore wolves take on the Saanich Braves on Wednesday, Oct. 18 at Pearkes Arena. (Cam Preece photo)

Braves host Wolves for regular season finale, Friday

Tickets to Braves’ Friday game just $5 through Soap for Hope

The Westshore wolves take on the Saanich Braves on Wednesday, Oct. 18 at Pearkes Arena. (Cam Preece photo)
(Gregory Kolz/Team Canada)
(Gregory Kolz/Team Canada)
Boucher, Markstrom help Canucks beat Stars 6-0
Boucher, Markstrom help Canucks beat Stars 6-0
An Aldergrove animal rescue team warns people not to be sucked into buying a bunny following the release last week of the movie Peter Rabbit. (Special to the Langley Advance)

B.C. animal lovers fears influx of bunnies following Peter Rabbit debut

Pets are not products, and those adopting should expect a 10-year plus commitment

An Aldergrove animal rescue team warns people not to be sucked into buying a bunny following the release last week of the movie Peter Rabbit. (Special to the Langley Advance)
A GoFundMe page was created Sunday morning that identifies University of Victoria student Nijin John as the man who died after a surfing accident on Long Beach Saturday afternoon. (Photo-GoFundMe)
A GoFundMe page was created Sunday morning that identifies University of Victoria student Nijin John as the man who died after a surfing accident on Long Beach Saturday afternoon. (Photo-GoFundMe)
Debbie Baptiste, the mother of Colten Boushie, leaves during a lunch recess on the day of closing arguments in the trial of Gerald Stanley, the farmer accused of killing 22-year-old Indigenous man Colten Boushie, in Battleford, Sask. on Thursday, February 8, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Liam Richards

BC Aboriginals: ‘There are two systems of justice in this country’

In the wake of the Colten Boushie verdict in Saskatchewan, B.C. Indigenous group calls for change

Debbie Baptiste, the mother of Colten Boushie, leaves during a lunch recess on the day of closing arguments in the trial of Gerald Stanley, the farmer accused of killing 22-year-old Indigenous man Colten Boushie, in Battleford, Sask. on Thursday, February 8, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Liam Richards
Crosby hits 400 career goals

Crosby hits 400 career goals

Penguins’ captain becomes 95th player to reach milestone

Crosby hits 400 career goals
Air ambulances respond to a Hwy. 5 vehicle incident. (Stu Leatherdale/Twitter)

UPDATE: One killed in Hwy. 5 crash on Family Day weekend

Hwy. 5 was closed northbound between Merritt and Hope for more than nine hours

Air ambulances respond to a Hwy. 5 vehicle incident. (Stu Leatherdale/Twitter)
B.C.’s air ambulance system consists of four helicopters, not enough to cover all of the province. (Colleen Flanagan/Black Press)

Petition calls for more air ambulances throughout B.C.

Not enough advanced life support, trauma care advocates say

B.C.’s air ambulance system consists of four helicopters, not enough to cover all of the province. (Colleen Flanagan/Black Press)
Freestyle skier Andi Naude, seen here training at Apex Mountain, may not have medalled in PyeongChang but her performance and resolve are drawing lots of support. Mark Brett/Western News

Lots of Olympic love for Penticton’s Andi Naude

It was a heartbreaking finish for Naude at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics

  • Feb 11, 2018
Freestyle skier Andi Naude, seen here training at Apex Mountain, may not have medalled in PyeongChang but her performance and resolve are drawing lots of support. Mark Brett/Western News
Attorney General David Eby announces an overhaul of ICBC claims, Feb. 6, 2018. (Black Press)

B.C. VIEWS: Fixing the real problem at ICBC

Car insurance ‘dumpster fire’ mainly lawyer fees, neglected serious injuries

Attorney General David Eby announces an overhaul of ICBC claims, Feb. 6, 2018. (Black Press)
In this screen grab provided by the Life.ru, the wreckage of a AN-148 plane is seen in Stepanovskoye village, about 40 kilometers (25 miles) from the Domodedovo airport, Russia, Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018. Russia’s Emergencies Ministry says a passenger plane has crashed near Moscow and fragments of it have been found. (Life.ru via AP)
In this screen grab provided by the Life.ru, the wreckage of a AN-148 plane is seen in Stepanovskoye village, about 40 kilometers (25 miles) from the Domodedovo airport, Russia, Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018. Russia’s Emergencies Ministry says a passenger plane has crashed near Moscow and fragments of it have been found. (Life.ru via AP)