Even as the B.C. government reviews a pair of reports on money laundering, court documents obtained by CBC reveal an investigation into a Richmond man allegedly linked to thousands of dollars worth of suspicious casino transactions.
Vancouver police say an elderly pedestrian has been taken to hospital after being struck by a vehicle while using a crosswalk at Victoria Drive and Marine Drive.
Officers say the 71-year-old woman was struck by a silver-coloured mini-van that was travelling west around 1 p.m. PT.
It was a short letter from Elections Canada — but for Gillian Frank, getting it felt like "an old wound had finally started to heal."
"I was overjoyed," said Frank, a Canadian living in the United States who received the letter earlier this month confirming his right to cast a ballot in the upcoming federal election.
The mother of a 22-year-old woman with severe epilepsy, who has been fighting to keep her daughter living at home, fears she may have to send her to an institution or a stranger's home.
Renee Marlatt, 42, says she's at the end of her rope trying to get funding from the Fraser Health Authority to provide care for her daughter Tavia Marlatt at their Langley home.
Being physically active is good for us, we know that. And a new study from the University of British Columbia shows that the closer you live to an urban greenway, the more physically active you are.
UBC researchers surveyed people living near Vancouver's Comox-Helmcken Greenway, the year before and after its completion in 2013.