A former Lower Mainland resident allegedly fled Canada after posting a $10,000 release bond following his arrest by immigration officials investigating a scam that saw victims send more than $1 million to fraudsters posing as employees of banks and the Canada Revenue Agency.
The Mounties in British Columbia say protesters breaching an injunction against blockades set up to prevent old-growth logging on southern Vancouver Island cut down 18 trees.
Drought, heat and drier fuels are causing larger areas to be burned by B.C. wildfires, says forestry expert.
Mark Ting says crowd funding can reduce barriers for people who want to invest in property and he's using it to teach his kids about financial responsibility.