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Federal government rolling out ‘world-class’ oil spill prevention regime

Federal government rolling out ‘world-class’ oil spill prevention regime

OTTAWA — The Harper government will announce Monday in Vancouver plans to create what it calls a “world-class” oil spill prevention regime, the Vancouver Sun is reporting.
Burrows' big game overshadowed by Canucks' issues; power play stays flat

Burrows' big game overshadowed by Canucks' issues; power play stays flat

VANCOUVER - A breakout night from Alex Burrows and a franchise record for fastest goal to start a game were overshadowed by a myriad of negatives for the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday.
Zetterberg's first two goals in 11 games pace Wings to win over Canucks

Zetterberg's first two goals in 11 games pace Wings to win over Canucks

VANCOUVER - Henrik Zetterberg picked a good time to break out of his goal-scoring slump. Zetterberg scored two goals, including the winner, as the Detroit Red Wings downed the Vancouver Canucks 5-2 on Saturday night.
Luongo and rest of Canucks seek a better effort against Red Wings

Luongo and rest of Canucks seek a better effort against Red Wings

VANCOUVER - Roberto Luongo will wear a vintage mask and uniform Saturday night against the Detroit Red Wings. But the Vancouver Canucks goaltender is not feeling nostalgic about his previous effort against one of the NHL's Original Six teams.
Patchwork policing or super-force? BC Mounties debate more oil without overhaul

Patchwork policing or super-force? BC Mounties debate more oil without overhaul

VANCOUVER - Just after midnight inside the RCMP detachment in Richmond, B.C., Sgt. Tess Nordlund sits calmly at her desk listening to a chattering digital police radio that links thousands of police officers across the region.
Jobs Minister Pat Bell reflects on life as an MLA as he wraps up final legislative session

Jobs Minister Pat Bell reflects on life as an MLA as he wraps up final legislative session

Pat Bell can still vividly remember the first day he entered the B.C. Legislative Assembly.
Steven Pinizzotto's physical play impresses in debut with Vancouver Canucks

Steven Pinizzotto's physical play impresses in debut with Vancouver Canucks

VANCOUVER - Vancouver Canucks forward Steven Pinizzotto made his NHL debut on Thursday night and didn't waste much time making an impact.
Hard-working forwards' heroics spell early night for Predators goaltender Rinne

Hard-working forwards' heroics spell early night for Predators goaltender Rinne

VANCOUVER - Two unlikely heroes helped the Vancouver Canucks emerge from their scoring funk Thursday night. Andrew Ebbett and Jannik Hansen both scored a goal and added two assists as the Canucks dumped the Nashville Predators 7-4.
B.C. leg wraps with parting MLAs bidding adieu as Liberals deal with scandal

B.C. leg wraps with parting MLAs bidding adieu as Liberals deal with scandal

VICTORIA - British Columbia's last legislative session before the May provincial election came to a close Thursday with heartfelt goodbyes, some unfinished legislation and a report that could cripple the Liberals' chances for re-election.
Does bigger mean better? Officials square off over policing in small-town B.C.

Does bigger mean better? Officials square off over policing in small-town B.C.

DELTA, B.C. - Size need not dictate quality of service.