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B.C.'s new legal act delivers split verdict over lawyer independence, access to justice

B.C.'s new legal act delivers split verdict over lawyer independence, access to justice

B.C. lawyers hold differing perspectives on Legal Profession Act passed last month.
Metro Vancouver chair's flights cost thousands extra to accommodate travel partner

Metro Vancouver chair's flights cost thousands extra to accommodate travel partner

New Westminster city councillor Daniel Fontaine says extra costs incurred to incorporate personal travel on work trips for Metro Vancouver ought to be accounted for and reimbursed.
Bird flu is highly lethal to some animals, but not to others. Scientists want to know why

Bird flu is highly lethal to some animals, but not to others. Scientists want to know why

In the last two years, bird flu has been blamed for the deaths of millions of wild and domestic birds worldwide. But it seems to have hardly touched people.
How strict ground rules and AI can keep team meetings on track

How strict ground rules and AI can keep team meetings on track

Also, entrepreneurs championing sustainability in surprising places, how to spot a toxic workplace and why women of colour are ‘loud quitting’
This B.C. park is the largest in a decade with new expansion

This B.C. park is the largest in a decade with new expansion

A provincial park is now the largest in B.C., and is home to a threatened at-risk species.
B.C. builders take small comfort from interest rate downturn

B.C. builders take small comfort from interest rate downturn

Although it’s only a small drop from 5% to 4.75%, it’s a move in the right direction for a thirsty development community that’s seeing condo projects put on pause or pivoting to rental.
Photos: Bowen Pride Stride, Ride, & Picnic makes its debut

Photos: Bowen Pride Stride, Ride, & Picnic makes its debut

People were all decked out for Bowen's first public Pride event
Bowen's Strawberry Tea tradition continues

Bowen's Strawberry Tea tradition continues

The popular event is this Saturday at the United Church
John Ducker: Commercial vehicle drivers face new stiff penalties

John Ducker: Commercial vehicle drivers face new stiff penalties

Changes come after series of crashes involving heavy trucks hitting highway overpasses.
Kelly Konno Year End Performance - A Peek Behind the Curtain

Kelly Konno Year End Performance - A Peek Behind the Curtain

Reflections and a backstage look at the final show of Season 6