Guest Opinion: Environmental campaigner David Ellis writes about a foray into south central British Columbia to look at a pipeline in south central British Columbia where the Canadian government would like to send Alberta oil on its way to the Pacific.READ MORE 1 COMMENTS
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Mastros' jewelry: not gaudy enough. Student loans to skyrocket. Bike to Work day.READ MORE 9 COMMENTS
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Canadian firm Teck Cominco used the Columbia River as a hazardous waste dump for about 60 years. What will it cost them?READ MORE 2 COMMENTS
Envelope, please: Politicians played heavy hands in the destruction of history across the Northwest, particularly in Seattle and Washington state, during 2012.READ MORE 7 COMMENTS
The Coho sails between Port Angeles and Victoria, BC any time of year. Plus, it's easy on your wallet.READ MORE 5 COMMENTS
We're rapidly being colonized by the culture and landscape of British Columbia. What's that all a-boot, eh?READ MORE 15 COMMENTS
Canada's western provinces used to be a sleepy extension of our own agricultural inland. Now a boom has Canada looking for faster ways to bring in skilled immigrants to help with all the work.READ MORE COMMENT NOW
A 100-acre urban farm near the Vancouver airport is making a difference in how people think about their food.READ MORE COMMENT NOW
A Canadian naval vessel had engaged in sonar training just days before a female orca, who might have bred and helped with L pod's recovery, washed up on the coast.READ MORE 1 COMMENTS
Radical U.S. environmentalists are out to get Canada! And seize the energy, oil, and wood businesses for the U.S.! Or, so a hypocritical government says.READ MORE 9 COMMENTS
Who did most to raze, wreck, uproot, neglect, and generally trash our historic treasures in 2011? The envelopes, please...READ MORE 5 COMMENTS
An abusive British imperial trade, exporting unwanted children to Australia and Canada, is movingly revealed in "Oranges and Sunshine." The author had a first-hand encounter with the issue.READ MORE 3 COMMENTS
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Oh, Luongo! How can you say that about a Canadian hockey team?
Canada's colorful hockey broadcaster Don Cherry scolds Olympic goalie Roberto Luongo for dissing his former NHL team, the Vancouver Canucks.
Canadian ambassadors predicts water conflicts with U.S.
The Keystone pipeline squabble will "look silly" in comparison to tensions over water.
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