Anti-racism protesters have planned a march through the streets of Vancouver to mark Emancipation Day — a date commemorating the abolition of slavery across the British Empire.
Chilliwack is set to launch a pilot project to test public drinking in parks pilot later this month. A bylaw on August 18th which will allow adults to drink alcohol in designated areas of Vedder and Crossing parks.
Fishing guide Dan Gerak says this has been the worst year he’s ever seen for jet boats damaging salmon spawning grounds by tearing through shallow sections of the Pitt River.
There are federal codes and rules around the sale, transportation and storage of ammonium nitrate; it would be an extraordinary regulatory violation to have thousands of tonnes of the chemical languishing unchecked as officials say was done in Beirut.