Man smashes through gates, launches car onto BC Ferry

Man smashes through gates, launches car onto BC Ferry

Sunshine Coast RCMP say he then tried to steal staff cars

Man smashes through gates, launches car onto BC Ferry
Halifax, NS (Wikimedia Commons)

Winners announced in Canada 150 contest

Prizes include a trip for two to one of six Canadian destinations, a stay on a houseboat and more

  • Jun 29, 2017
Halifax, NS (Wikimedia Commons)
Michael Buble honoured at gala in Ottawa

Michael Buble honoured at gala in Ottawa

Michael J. Fox, Martin Short were also honoured with a Governor General’s Performing Arts award

Michael Buble honoured at gala in Ottawa
Specialty licence plates raise over $500,000 for BC Parks
Specialty licence plates raise over $500,000 for BC Parks
A tiny sea otter hangs out at the Vancouver Aquarium (Vancouver Aquarium photo)

VIDEO: Rescued otter pup hangs out at Vancouver Aquarium

The tiny yet needy pup was rescued near Vancouver Island

A tiny sea otter hangs out at the Vancouver Aquarium (Vancouver Aquarium photo)
Liquor Planet is looking to hire someone part-time for a job as the store’s mascot. (Liquor Planet)

Dino-mite employee sought for Langford position

Liquor Planet looking for summer mascot

Liquor Planet is looking to hire someone part-time for a job as the store’s mascot. (Liquor Planet)
(Tourism Squamish/Twitter)

Instagram doesn’t show the whole hike: rescue groups

Hikers should check conditions and charge their phones before heading out

(Tourism Squamish/Twitter)
(The Canadian Press)

Vancouver’s notorious Canuck the crow tangles with Canada Post

No immediate end to testy relationship between Vancouver crow and mail carriers

(The Canadian Press)
CANADA 150: The senator who rooted for multiculturalism

CANADA 150: The senator who rooted for multiculturalism

Some argue it was Paul Yuzyk who ignited Canada’s outlook on multiculturalism

CANADA 150: The senator who rooted for multiculturalism
Canadians all sound the same, UVic study finds

Canadians all sound the same, UVic study finds

Canadian accent more than just iconic ‘eh’

Canadians all sound the same, UVic study finds
ONE Condoms even has a contest running to celebrate Canada 150. (ONECondoms/Twitter)
ONE Condoms even has a contest running to celebrate Canada 150. (ONECondoms/Twitter)
REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

In case you missed it, here’s a look at replay- worthy highlights from across the province this week

REPLAY: B.C. this week in video
Indigenous lands added to Google Maps

Indigenous lands added to Google Maps

3,000 indigenous lands, reserves and territories across Canada have been added

Indigenous lands added to Google Maps
VIDEO: B.C.-made glow-in-the-dark toonie coming for Canada 150

VIDEO: B.C.-made glow-in-the-dark toonie coming for Canada 150

The design is one of five released by the Royal Canadian Mint in 2017

VIDEO: B.C.-made glow-in-the-dark toonie coming for Canada 150
Original McDonald’s Canada location offering $0.67 hamburgers

Original McDonald’s Canada location offering $0.67 hamburgers

The Richmond location was first opened in 1967 and is celebrating 50 years.

Original McDonald’s Canada location offering $0.67 hamburgers
VIDEO: Woman’s rant for ‘white doctor’ goes viral

VIDEO: Woman’s rant for ‘white doctor’ goes viral

Confrontation shows people confront the woman in Ontario calling her behaviour unacceptable, racist

VIDEO: Woman’s rant for ‘white doctor’ goes viral
VIDEO: Eagle steals fish off boat near Vancouver Island

VIDEO: Eagle steals fish off boat near Vancouver Island

Slow-motion video taken in Kyuquot Sound viewed nearly one million times since last week.

VIDEO: Eagle steals fish off boat near Vancouver Island
People are reminded, not to leave out food that can attract bears.                                files

Police respond to call of bear chased by remote control car

But neither bear, car nor kids were there when cops showed up

People are reminded, not to leave out food that can attract bears.                                files
Check, contact                                Flight crew polish up the Maid in the Shade B-25 bomber following a short flight over the Saanich Peninsula Monday afternoon. The aircraft is at the Victoria airport this week, offering static displays and flights on the weekend. For more photos, turn to page 3. (Steven Heywood/News staff)

Victoria airport welcomes Maid in the Shade

1940s-era B-25 Mitchell bomber on tour from Arizona

Check, contact                                Flight crew polish up the Maid in the Shade B-25 bomber following a short flight over the Saanich Peninsula Monday afternoon. The aircraft is at the Victoria airport this week, offering static displays and flights on the weekend. For more photos, turn to page 3. (Steven Heywood/News staff)
Incredible aerial photos of B.C. highway washout that sent man to hospital

Incredible aerial photos of B.C. highway washout that sent man to hospital

A Williams Lake man is recovering after he was swept down an embankment toward the Fraser River

Incredible aerial photos of B.C. highway washout that sent man to hospital