Ashley Wadhwani

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REPLAY: This week in B.C. in video

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

  • May 13th, 2017 1:30pm

‘Jean up’ in support of BC Children’s Hospital

Thursday is Jeans Day, an annual campaign that’s raised $20 million in 26 years

  • May 4th, 2017 5:00am

Advanced polling underway Wednesday to Saturday

More than 230,000 British Columbians have already voted

  • May 3rd, 2017 7:00pm

Advance voting starts Saturday

There will be six days of advance voting prior to B.C.’s general election day on May 9

  • Apr 28th, 2017 5:00pm

One year later: B.C.’s first public health emergency continues

Provincial health officer Dr. Perry Kendall reflects on the past year of the deadly overdose crisis

  • Apr 13th, 2017 7:00am

B.C. paramedics’ effort to be named essential service fails

Members didn’t gather the required number of signatures from each electoral riding to trigger further action

  • Apr 12th, 2017 11:00am

Advocates say $1.8B per year will tackle B.C.’s affordable housing crisis

The $1.8 billion in funding would be used to create about 7,000 units each year for ten years, and close affordability gap

  • Apr 10th, 2017 10:00am

New sports fund to relieve young athletes from training, competing costs

BC Games Society announces new money Fund for athletes and coaches

  • Apr 5th, 2017 9:00am

Walk-in clinic closures ignite petition demanding more doctors in B.C.

Since 2010, 45 clinics have closed in B.C., and 290 vacancies remain unfilled in the province, Walk-in Clinics Association of BC says.

  • Apr 4th, 2017 6:00pm

VIDEO: Students battle in Pacific Northwest robotics competition

More than 300 high school students from B.C., Alta., and Washington took part in the VEX Robotics competition

  • Apr 2nd, 2017 3:00pm

WestJet employee diagnosed with measles, seven flights possibly exposed

Measles is a highly contagious disease that spreads easily to those who are not immune or are vulnerable, health officials warn

  • Mar 31st, 2017 5:00pm

VIDEO: B.C. to develop own regulations on driving while high on marijuana, minister says

Public Safety Minister Mike Morris weighs in on the news that Ottawa is set to consider a bill on marijuana legalization next month.

  • Mar 28th, 2017 2:00pm

Pickup trucks are a top target for thieves in B.C.

RCMP and ICBC kick off a new campaign to crack down on car thefts.

  • Mar 28th, 2017 11:00am

VIDEO: Power down for Earth Hour Saturday evening

British Columbians can join the global movement 8:30 to 9:30 p.m. March 25.

  • Mar 25th, 2017 11:00am

Rock ‘n’ roll icon Chuck Berry dies at 90

The singer, guitarist and songwriter died Saturday afternoon, in Missouri.

  • Mar 18th, 2017 6:00am

Overdoses claim 102 lives in B.C. in February

Vancouver, Surrey, Kelowna saw the highest number of deaths.

  • Mar 17th, 2017 10:00am

PHOTOS: B.C. Boys High School Basketball Championship results

The four days of March Madness high school edition ended Saturday night.

  • Mar 12th, 2017 5:00am

New bill would prohibit employers from requiring women to wear high heels in B.C.

Green Party leader Andrew Weaver call the proposed bill ‘an appropriate and overdue step.’

  • Mar 11th, 2017 7:00pm

Winning ticket for Friday’s $25 million Lotto Max jackpot in B.C.

The next jackpot of an estimated $10 million will be drawn March 17.

  • Mar 11th, 2017 12:00pm

Most Canadians don’t feel more women needed in politics: survey

Women’s right’s group calls on political parties to recruit more women to mark International Women’s Day.

  • Mar 8th, 2017 1:00pm