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Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline project controversy rages on Special

Calgary - The long awaited Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline project was approved on June 17th by Prime Minister Stephen Harper amid controversy and objection by First Nations groups, environmentalists, concerned Canadians and the political opposition parties.

Op-Ed: Ecojustice lawyer Barry Robinson on Joint Review Panel outcome Special

Calgary - This is an Interview with Ecojustice lawyer Barry Robinson about the Joint Review Panel outcome and more. Barry acted as legal counsel to three environmental groups in the Joint Review Panel hearings into the proposed Northern Gateway pipeline.

Joint Review Panel urges approval of Northern Gateway pipeline

Calgary - Today, the long awaited Joint Review Panel released a lengthy report recommending approval of Enbridge’s Northern Gateway pipeline but with 209 conditions. Environmental groups vow to stop it for the sake of our climate, land and water.

Photo Essay: On the movie set 'Dibukk Box' Special

New Westminster - The short photo story is from the set of the movie that originally was titled "Dibukk Box" but it was finally changed to "The Possessions" after being released in August 2012.

Photo Essay: Aboriginal Day in Vancouver Special

Vancouver - Aboriginal Community of Greater Vancouver celebrated its annual Aboriginal Day on Coast Salish Territory. This year the celebration was held at Trout Lake Park in Vancouver.

Arrest warrant issued for 'bedroom dentist'

Burnaby - A B.C. Supreme Court justice issued a warrant for the arrest of the suspect accused of running an illegal dental clinic in Burnaby, B.C.

Op-Ed: Urban landscape — Your average cell phone shots Special

Vancouver - Urban landscape - a very popular theme amongst all photographers. How many times, however, do we happen to carry the camera with us when we venture into this urban jungle? Very rarely, right? Then the cell phone comes handy, almost all of us have it.

B.C. rejects the Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline project

Calgary - The B.C. Liberal government rejected the Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline project shortly after they were elected to office. The project was fraught with conflict, and analysis of evidence for this pipeline approval was thorough and relentless.

Photo Essay: Spring on Colony Farm, Port Coquitlam Special

Port Coquitlam - Recent weekend sunny weather was a great occasion to take a peek at nature's new signs of life at Colony Farm in Port Coquitlam.

Photo: BC 'Fire Splash' sunset photo goes viral

Vancouver - A B.C photographer, Rob Leslie, created a photo illusion that he terms "Fire Water," that is, "the illusion of fire on the ocean through photography art." The photo that shows what looks like fire splashing out from the ocean has gone viral online.

Op-Ed: Northern Gateway Review-Diluted Bitumen will not sink in water

Prince Rupert - According to Enbridge pipeline experts, testifying at a National Review Board hearing on the Northern Gateway pipeline, diluted bitumen will not sink to the ocean floor if it spills off the coast of British Columbia. Environmentalists dispute that claim.

International Buddhist Temple, Richmond, BC Special

Richmond - International Buddhist Temple in Richmond, BC, is a piece of an Oriental world in the area of Greater Vancouver. It's a world of its own with colours, music, scent of incense and atmosphere of something different within an easy reach for everybody.

'A girl in the picture' shares her life story of survival Special

Richmond - Phan Thị Kim Phúc, known as "the girl in the picture", international peace symbol and global peace ambassador, came to Richmond's The Way Community Church to share her personal stories of survival from atrocities of Vietnam War.

Photo Essay: Steveston Fish Market Special

Richmond - Steveston Fish Market (and its part called Fisherman's Wharf) is a small shopping area to buy and sell fresh caught fish (not processed in any way) in Steveston Village in Richmond, BC.

Justus Mirembe of Uganda Heads Major BC Association Special

Vancouver - Justus Mirembe, a native of Uganda, has recently been elected President of the African-Canadian Soccer and Cultural Association (ACSCA), the largest and most active African-Canadian association in the province of British Columbia, Canada.

Sunny fall day at Deer Lake Park, Burnaby, BC Special

Burnaby - After a few days of colds and heavy rain on the Pacific North-West, the residents of BC had a Sunday's break; although with heavier and darker clouds, sunlight was shining through.

Op-Ed: Canada-China corporate rights pact needs debate says Maude Barlow Special

Calgary - The NEXEN takeover by China National Offshore Oil Corp has been given a 30 day extension and may be extended again as opposition continues to grow from all factions with the exception of investors and the energy sector.

Op-Ed: Photo essay — Joffre Lakes revisited Special

Pemberton - This photo essay comes as a second piece to a previous article about hiking the group of three Joffre Lakes in Pemberton area, British Columbia, Canada.

SPCA searches for owner of puppy found with horrific rope burns

Surrey - The BC SPCA in Surrey, British Columbia is asking for help to find the owners of a puppy that was found in some bushes, with severe rope burns on its muzzle. It's being investigated as a case of animal cruelty.

Health authority demands retraction about oil of oregano ad Special

Vancouver - A Canadian company's newspaper ad that claims oil of oregano is a safer alternative to vaccination to prevent whooping cough has health officials demanding a retraction.

Rescued sea otter dies at Vancouver Aquarium

Vancouver - Despite round-the-clock intense treatment by Vancouver Aquarium staff, a sick and injured sea-otter rescued from a Washington State beach, has died.

Strait of Dover Goes Wire-to-wire to Win 153rd Queen’s Plate Special

Toronto - With the future of the race very much in doubt and light rain falling from above, New Westminister, B.C. jockey Justin Stein ran the race of his life to capture the 153rd, and possibly last, Queen’s Plate.

Spotted Lake, a world class wonder on the map of BC Special

Osoyoos - Spotted Lake, located inthe sunny Okanagan area of British Columbia and once classified in the group of 10 first geological wonders of the world, is within easy reach of a half day drive from Vancouver.

Op-Ed: Photo essay — Tulip Festival in Agassiz, BC Special

Agassiz - A small village of Agassiz, located at the eastern end of Lower Mainland has been a host of the tulip festival since April 18th.

Yertle the Turtle too political for Canadian school

Prince Rupert - During discussions of the "Education Improvement Act" (Bill 22) in British Columbia, teachers have been mandated to refrain from the utilization of political quotes.

Spring time on Stave Lake, BC Special

Maple Ridge - Eleven kilometres off road ride, a bit further from the city life where the parks show their best colours of spring, can bring different images of spring in the Canadian outback. And the scenery is far and away from colourful city parks.

Fungi of Minnekhada Park in Port Coquitlam Special

Port Coquitlam - Early spring hike in Minnekhada Park in Port Coquitlam, BC brings spectacular examples of fungi ever present in the area.

Beauty of snow on Mount Seymour Special

North Vancouver - After a springlike weather of the Groundhog Day in the region of Vancouver's Lower Mainland, the last remains of snow are found in higher elevations in the mountains.

Op-Ed: Pressure is growing in B.C. for better disability support Special

Nelson - The British Columbian government's fiscal policy towards persons with disabilities has mirrored their miserly approach to supporting other vulnerable clients over the last 20 years.

Op-Ed: Relaxing weekend on Canada's Stave Lake Special

Vancouver - A quick change of a scene from urban life of Vancouver and less busy Coquitlam doesn't take too much time to find a good weekend spot at Stave Lake. It's only some 60 km east of Vancouver;
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Ice field of Matier Glacier  Upper Joffre Lake  near Pemberton  BC  Canada
Ice field of Matier Glacier, Upper Joffre Lake, near Pemberton, BC, Canada
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Food from Serbia  European Festival  Burnaby  BC.
Food from Serbia, European Festival, Burnaby, BC.
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Stave Lake in spring  BC  Canada.
Stave Lake in spring, BC, Canada.
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Easter weekend activity at Stave Lake  Maple Ridge  BC  Canada.
Easter weekend activity at Stave Lake, Maple Ridge, BC, Canada.
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Trains carrying cargo in Lytton  Fraser Canyon  BC  Canada.
Trains carrying cargo in Lytton, Fraser Canyon, BC, Canada.
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Spotted Lake  near Osoyoos  BC  Canada.
Spotted Lake, near Osoyoos, BC, Canada.
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credit: Gabriel Lascu
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Although grass remains green for most part of winter in the region of Vancouver  trees start changin...
Although grass remains green for most part of winter in the region of Vancouver, trees start changing their colours, Colony Farm, Port Coquitlam, BC.
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Part of residential area of Burnaby as viewed over the lake and through the fall foliage of Deer Lak...
Part of residential area of Burnaby as viewed over the lake and through the fall foliage of Deer Lake Park in Burnaby, BC, Canada.
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Fresh logs dumped along the road after clear cutting north of Chehalis Lake  BC  Canada.
Fresh logs dumped along the road after clear cutting north of Chehalis Lake, BC, Canada.
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Is it what it used to be a big and yellow school bus? - Lytton  Fraser River Canyon  BC  Canada.
Is it what it used to be a big and yellow school bus? - Lytton, Fraser River Canyon, BC, Canada.
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Fresh chunks of wood dumped along the road after clear cutting north of Chehalis Lake  BC  Canada.
Fresh chunks of wood dumped along the road after clear cutting north of Chehalis Lake, BC, Canada.
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World wide known symbol of Canada  maple leaf  affected with some seriously looking disease at the t...
World wide known symbol of Canada, maple leaf, affected with some seriously looking disease at the turn of seasons, Hope area of BC, Canada.
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Walking to the next scene shoot on the movie set  Dibukk Box   New Westminster  BC.
Walking to the next scene shoot on the movie set "Dibukk Box", New Westminster, BC.
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Stave Lake in spring  BC  Canada at low level of water.
Stave Lake in spring, BC, Canada at low level of water.
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Decaying trees as an active ground for different kinds of fungi  Minnekhada Park  Port Coquitlam  BC...
Decaying trees as an active ground for different kinds of fungi, Minnekhada Park, Port Coquitlam, BC, Canada.
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A focal point of many walks and bike rides on the trails of Colony Farm - the pond  with the mountai...
A focal point of many walks and bike rides on the trails of Colony Farm - the pond, with the mountains in background.
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Fire station in Mission  BC  close to Stave Lake.
Fire station in Mission, BC, close to Stave Lake.
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