Publication: CKNW Vancouver News

First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Big Lonely Doug second biggest tree in Canada

Big Lonely Doug has been confirmed to be the second largest tree in Canada.Forest ecologist Andy McKinnon runs the B-C Big Tree Registry at UBC, and he’s now taken the official measurements.Big Lonely Doug is 230 feet high and has a circumference of ... [Published CKNW Vancouver News - 11 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Search continues for missing Chilliwack woman

Police in the Fraser Valley are looking for a woman who may have disappeared more than a month ago.Chantelle Laura Chenier is from Chilliwack.The last time anyone saw her was March 17th in Vancouver when she was picked up on an outstanding warrant.She ... [Published CKNW Vancouver News - 6 hours ago]
Entities: Vancouver, Police
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Former gang leader Michael Le loses second bid this month to have identity protected at Surrey Six murder trial

For the second time this month, a star witness at the Surrey Six murder trial has been denied a request to have his identity protected.Red Scorpion gang leader Michael Le renewed his bid for a publication ban…. after claiming he’s received death threats ... [Published CKNW Vancouver News - 7 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Arsonist strikes in Mission

Mission firefighters had to deal with 3 arson fires within 15 minutes of each other early this morning.The first call came in at 1:30am about a van on fire at the front of a house on Bowie Drive.Fire Chief Larry Watkinson says, “At that time we also were ... [Published CKNW Vancouver News - 17 hours ago]
Entities: FIREBUG
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Charges laid 2 years after fatal pedestrian accident in East Vancouver

A Vancouver woman has been charged in connection with a fatal pedestrian accident two years ago in East Vancouver.Shortly before 11pm on the night of November 27th, 2012, two pedestrians in a crosswalk at Kingsway at Joyce were struck by an SUV.The 19-year-old ... [Published CKNW Vancouver News - 8 hours ago]
Entities: Vancouver
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Vancouver records its 5th murder of the year

Police have confirmed that the body found at Stanley Park is the city’s fifth homicide.One of the park’s care takers found an Asian woman in her thirties near the Brockton Oval this morning.Police don’t know who she is and aren’t saying how she died.`They ... [Published CKNW Vancouver News - 9 hours ago]
Entities: Vancouver, Homicide, Police
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

New, controversial ambulance dispatch system supported by review

The head of BC’s emergency health services board says an independent review is more evidence the emergency response changes in the province are the right approach.Chair Wynne Powell says they called for expert Allen Craig to review the changes to how ... [Published CKNW Vancouver News - 9 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Langley Mounties trying innovative approach to getting drivers to slow down in school zones

RCMP in Langley and ICBC are cracking down on drivers who speed through school zones today — with a twist.Mounties will pull over anyone going too fast for a verbal warning, and then call over an elementary school student who hand out a ‘think of me’ ... [Published CKNW Vancouver News - 10 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Surrey cops impound speeding Ferrari

He told Mounties he was just testing it.RCMP say a man in a 2005 Ferrari F-4-30 was pulled over last weekend along 176th Street in Surrey.He was going 180 kilometres an hour — in an 80-kilometre-an-hour zone.Corporal Robert Macdonald says, “The driver ... [Published CKNW Vancouver News - 10 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

B-C Civil Liberties Association launches tool to help you determine if the government is spying on you

Do you want to know if the government is compiling information about you?The BC Civil Liberties Association has a new tool to help you.Raji Mangat with the BCCLA says they’ve heard from people who are worried they’re being spied on.This, the RCMP and ... [Published CKNW Vancouver News - 11 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Murder-suicide sparks calls for more help for parents of children with special needs

The family of a woman in Prince Rupert who killed herself and her son, who had autism, are calling for more services for children with special needs.Ron Watson says his sister-in-law took her 16-year-old son’s life and her own earlier this month.He says ... [Published CKNW Vancouver News - 12 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

TFW labour unrest in Fernie and elsewhere

In the wake of McDonald’s announcement that it is putting its temporary foreign workers program on hold, a Vancouver lawyer says the move could mean other large corporations will soon be doing the same. Charles Gordon says it’s quite likely that other ... [Published CKNW Vancouver News - 20 hours ago]

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