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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.
Honduran international's arrival with Whitecaps will heat up competition

Honduran international's arrival with Whitecaps will heat up competition

VANCOUVER - It was a cold, wet day, but Johnny Leveron's mere presence started to generate heat.
Missing Nanaimo fisherman turned up in jail cell

Missing Nanaimo fisherman turned up in jail cell

NANAIMO, B.C. - When the Mounties were called in to help search for a fisherman thought to be missing from a fishboat off Nanaimo, B.C., they didn't have to look far — it turned out he was in one of their cells.
B.C. auditor general raps NDP for partisan office fund

B.C. auditor general raps NDP for partisan office fund

VICTORIA - The Opposition New Democrats defended their use of a taxpayer-supported political fund Tuesday despite concerns from Auditor General John Doyle about its partisan nature and Liberal claims of NDP kickbacks.
Man pleads guilty to 1999 Vancouver killing

Man pleads guilty to 1999 Vancouver killing

VANCOUVER — More than 14 years after the body of a Vancouver high school student was dumped on a deserted street, her killer is finally facing justice. Ninderjit Singh pleaded guilty Monday in B.C.
Advocates say 2$ M for disabilities hardly enough to cover backlog

Advocates say 2$ M for disabilities hardly enough to cover backlog

VANCOUVER - The B.C. government is providing $2 million to help those cope with developmental disabilities, but advocates say the cash is hardly enough to cover the backlog of need.
Shaw says outage that deleted incoming emails an isolated incident

Shaw says outage that deleted incoming emails an isolated incident

Shaw Communications says it doesn’t expect a repeat of an email outage Thursday that saw incoming messages deleted from customer accounts.
Lake Windermere a major draw for visitors to Invermere, B.C.

Lake Windermere a major draw for visitors to Invermere, B.C.

INVERMERE, B.C. - Winter, spring, summer or fall there's one main attraction that keeps visitors coming back to the B.C. resort town of Invermere. It's Lake Windermere.
Spikes in Japanese tsunami debris beginning to arrive, Tofino mayor says

Spikes in Japanese tsunami debris beginning to arrive, Tofino mayor says

Ucluelet Mayor Bill Irving remains deeply concerned about the volume of debris showing up on his coastline from the tsunami that followed the devastating earthquake in Japan two years ago. While he acknowledges not as much debris has shown up in B.C.
Woman stabbed in convenience store robbery in Vancouver

Woman stabbed in convenience store robbery in Vancouver

VANCOUVER — A 7-Eleven store in Vancouver’s West End remained closed Sunday as police investigated a violent knife attack that sent a woman to hospital about 5:30 a.m.