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Retired hockey player Scott Niedermayer, Ktunaxa Nation Council chair Kathryn Teneese and former NDP leader Adrian Dix present a territorial claim to Jumbo Glacier at a news conference at the B.C. legislature, Nov. 15, 2011. (Tom Fletcher/Black Press)

B.C. VIEWS: The limits of Indigenous rights

Jumbo Glacier Resort decision a harsh lesson for John Horgan

Retired hockey player Scott Niedermayer, Ktunaxa Nation Council chair Kathryn Teneese and former NDP leader Adrian Dix present a territorial claim to Jumbo Glacier at a news conference at the B.C. legislature, Nov. 15, 2011. (Tom Fletcher/Black Press)
Indigenous protesters occupy Marine Harvest salmon farm at Swanson Island, east of Port Hardy, August 2017. (Facebook)

LETTER: First Nations defending their waters

Response to Tom Fletcher from salmon farm occupiers

  • Nov 6, 2017
Indigenous protesters occupy Marine Harvest salmon farm at Swanson Island, east of Port Hardy, August 2017. (Facebook)
B.C. to hike distracted driving penalties by $740

B.C. to hike distracted driving penalties by $740

Two tickets over three years could net fines of up to $2,000

B.C. to hike distracted driving penalties by $740
Rally seeks to save Saanich’s EDPA

Rally seeks to save Saanich’s EDPA

An local environmental coalition has mounted a last-ditch effort to save a…

Rally seeks to save Saanich’s EDPA
Millennials more likely to attend Remembrance Day ceremonies: poll

Millennials more likely to attend Remembrance Day ceremonies: poll

Canadians between 18 and 34 are the ones most likely to pay their respects in person

Millennials more likely to attend Remembrance Day ceremonies: poll
Study finds ‘alarming rate’ of OD deaths among young Indigenous people in B.C.

Study finds ‘alarming rate’ of OD deaths among young Indigenous people in B.C.

Indigenous people are 13 more times likely to die of drug OD related deaths

Study finds ‘alarming rate’ of OD deaths among young Indigenous people in B.C.
Trump: Texas mass shooting is about mental health, not guns

Trump: Texas mass shooting is about mental health, not guns

Church gunman who killed 26 was court-martialed, discharged from Air Force

Trump: Texas mass shooting is about mental health, not guns
Ben Affleck says he wants to be ‘part of the solution’

Ben Affleck says he wants to be ‘part of the solution’

After condemning Harvey Weinstein’s actions last month, Affleck was forced to defend his own conduct

Ben Affleck says he wants to be ‘part of the solution’
Regulator rejects Via Rail’s efforts to limit wheelchair access

Regulator rejects Via Rail’s efforts to limit wheelchair access

Rules said all trains coast to coast must double their capacity to accommodate mobility aids

Regulator rejects Via Rail’s efforts to limit wheelchair access
CRA vows action on Canadian tax evaders exposed in Paradise Papers

CRA vows action on Canadian tax evaders exposed in Paradise Papers

Names exposed include Brian Mulroney, Paul Martin and Jean Chretien and the Queen

CRA vows action on Canadian tax evaders exposed in Paradise Papers
‘Thor: Ragnarok’ rumbles to $121M box-office debut

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ rumbles to $121M box-office debut

The big opening cements the unlikely breakthrough of New Zealand director Taika Waititi

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ rumbles to $121M box-office debut
Raffi brings his entertaining brand of music, performing such family favourites as “Bananaphone,” “Baby Beluga” and others to the Royal Theatre for a pair of shows on Nov. 19. Photo by John David

Raffi teaches environmental awareness through his music

Victoria concerts Nov. 19 will attract plenty of ‘Beluga grads,’ Saltspring Islander says

Raffi brings his entertaining brand of music, performing such family favourites as “Bananaphone,” “Baby Beluga” and others to the Royal Theatre for a pair of shows on Nov. 19. Photo by John David
Ex-Gitmo captive set to sue Canada for $50 million for alleged complicity in torture

Ex-Gitmo captive set to sue Canada for $50 million for alleged complicity in torture

Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale had no comment given the pending legal proceedings

Ex-Gitmo captive set to sue Canada for $50 million for alleged complicity in torture
26 killed in deadliest mass shooting in Texas history: governor
26 killed in deadliest mass shooting in Texas history: governor
VIDEO: Netflix fires Kevin Spacey after sexual harassment allegations
VIDEO: Netflix fires Kevin Spacey after sexual harassment allegations
Red Green says he avoided promotional norms for new book
Red Green says he avoided promotional norms for new book
Christopher Wilson, who identified himself as working for Rebel Media, has an exchange Federal Environment Minister Catherine McKenna during a news conference after a Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment meeting in Vancouver on Friday, November 3, 2017. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press)
Christopher Wilson, who identified himself as working for Rebel Media, has an exchange Federal Environment Minister Catherine McKenna during a news conference after a Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment meeting in Vancouver on Friday, November 3, 2017. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press)
VIDEO: Owners drop price on N.B. private island

VIDEO: Owners drop price on N.B. private island

100-hectare island is on the Bay of Fundy and features sandy beaches, cliffs and whales

VIDEO: Owners drop price on N.B. private island
Trudeau marks 100th anniversary of the Battle of Passchendaele

Trudeau marks 100th anniversary of the Battle of Passchendaele

More than 500,000 people, including 15,000 Canadians, were killed or wounded

Trudeau marks 100th anniversary of the Battle of Passchendaele
(Shane MacKichan)
(Shane MacKichan)