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Thursday, May 26, 2016 2:45 PM
British Columbia artists and arts organizations will be travelling internationally to share their work and make connections, thanks to provincial government funding, part of the Province’s Creative Economy Strategy.
Thursday, May 26, 2016 1:15 PM
Provincial protection of a rare glass sponge reef near Gambier Island was cause for celebration for Environment Minister Mary Polak, West Vancouver-Sea to Sky MLA Jordan Sturdy, the Marine Life Sanctuaries Society, the Underwater Council of British Columbia and the Vancouver Aquarium.
Thursday, May 26, 2016 11:45 AM
The provincial government confirmed its support for public transit in Metro Vancouver and for finding innovative ways to develop new housing.
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 11:45 AM
The B.C. government has awarded the University of British Columbia (UBC) more than $27 million through the BC Knowledge Development Fund (BCKDF) for 40 research infrastructure projects in areas of healthcare, astrophysics, clean technology and agriculture.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 9:30 AM
The Province is investing $761,038 to provide 75 at-risk youth with valuable work experience through temporary employment placements with social enterprises in the Lower Mainland and Greater Victoria regions.
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 8:30 AM
Government is adding more than $1.2 million to enhance staffing and expand youth outreach, while working to create a new "no-questions-asked" safe housing option to better support vulnerable youth on Vancouver's Downtown Eastside (DTES).
Monday, May 9, 2016 3:21 PM
The BC Coroners Service has announced a postponement of the public inquest into the deaths of three persons who each died shortly after leaving Abbotsford Regional Hospital between December 2014 and April 2015.
Friday, May 6, 2016 11:30 AM
Western Premiers met in Vancouver over the past two days to discuss ways to build future prosperity in Canada’s Western provinces and territories.
Thursday, May 5, 2016 5:41 PM
Western Premiers acknowledged progress, as directed by Canada’s Premiers last year, on creating a national inventory of firefighting resources and ensuring that training is provided to Canadian Armed Forces personnel in wildfire firefighting techniques.
Thursday, May 5, 2016 3:45 PM
Western Premiers began their annual meeting in Vancouver with an expression of support for Fort McMurray and other affected northern communities.