Ad offering van with ‘perks’ for $999/month in Vancouver vanishes from Craigslist
The ad boasted renters will have “a special relationship with management to provide showers, washrooms, and sauna use 24/7 in the building with extra storage.”
Nov 13, 2022
‘It’s almost a 2-person job’: Vernon man invents elevator for e-bikes to make sport more accessible
'I do a lot of biking myself and I just noticed everywhere I go I am watching people load their heavy bikes onto a stationary bike rack and everyone is struggling.'
Deliveryman confesses to strangling girl, 7, after hitting her with van, warrant says
Tanner Lynn Horner said he 'panicked' after hitting the little girl with his van, and chose to kill her when she said she would tell her father about the incident.
Dec 9, 2022
‘He was a sunshine’: Bakery employee found dead in East Van rooftop parking lot collapse
Family members confirmed Sotelo's identity to Global News late Friday night and are looking for answers after the tragedy.
Jul 15, 2022
Alek Minassian found guilty of 10 counts of 1st-degree murder after 2018 Toronto van attack
Alek Minassian was also found guilty of 16 counts of attempted murder. The ruling was delivered by Justice Anne Molloy Wednesday morning and livestreamed on YouTube.
Mar 3, 2021
Splashed drink led to end of deadly Toronto van attack, accused told police
The admission was made as part of a wide-ranging, four-hour interview between Alek Minassian and Toronto police Det. Rob Thomas hours after Minassian's arrest.
Sep 26, 2019
Waterloo Region’s top paramedic, Stephen Van Valkenburg, to retire at end of August
Waterloo Region announced Wednesday that Stephen Van Valkenburg, who is the Chief of Paramedic Services, is retiring at the end of August.
Jun 15, 2022
Travelling into or out of Vancouver’s airport? What you need to know about COVID-19 testing
Fully vaccinated Canadians who depart and re-enter the country within 72 hours of leaving are exempt from providing a pre-entry test result.
Dec 6, 2021
Bigfoot in Canada: Inside the hunt for proof — or at least a good photo
Cameras are better than ever, but Bigfoot hunters are still struggling to get a good photo of what they believe is real.
Aug 14, 2021
Canadian businesses can now add credit card surcharges as restrictions lift
Canadians may see a jump in the number of businesses applying credit card use surcharges as restrictions on the practice lift Thursday.
Oct 6, 2022
Why B.C. man drives a Tesla but lives in a van
Lucas Philips is one of many Vancouverites who avoid the city's sky-high housing costs by living in vans, trailers and other recreational vehicles parked across the city.
Man accused of bringing gun into Vancouver pub was breaching bail: police
Marcus Phillip Van Schilt has now been charged with possession of a weapon and breaching bail, and is due back in court on Jan. 17.
Helicopters install LED signs on high-rise building in downtown Vancouver
In total, the sign for the Canadian Western Bank building was split into four pieces with the largest weighing around 6,000 pounds.
Nov 13, 2022
Van Persie lifts Arsenal into top half of Premier League, Newcastle holds Spurs
LONDON - Robin van Persie fired Arsenal into the top half of the Premier League table with a classy double in a 2-1 victory over Sunderland while Newcastle denied Tottenham a fifth straight win with a late equalizer in a 2-2 draw on Sunday.
Oct 16, 2011
Tens of thousands attend Vancouver Chinatown Spring Festival Parade
Thousands of British Columbians are expected to attend downtown Vancouver's popular festival and parade, celebrating the 2023 Year of the Rabbit.
Ban lifted: AGCO reinstates UFC betting in Ontario
The commission said the UFC has since "updated its policies and procedures."
Quebec and Ottawa reach deal for REM station at Montreal airport
The project was in jeopardy after the airport authority, which was supposed to finance the station, lost hundreds of millions of dollars in revenues due to COVID-19.
Apr 15, 2021
Police investigate attempted abduction at Winnipeg bus stop
Winnipeg police were called to a transit stop on Kenaston Boulevard around 11:50 a.m. Thursday after a woman said a man tried to pull her into a van.
‘Please help me be a survivor’: VPD officer who died by suicide pleaded for help in letter
Nicole Chan had filed complaints against Sgt. David Van Patten and Sgt. Greg McCullough. This victim impact statement was about Van Patten specifically.
Inquest hears VPD officer who died by suicide felt blackmailed into sex by superior
Const. Nicole Chan took her own life in 2019, two years after filing complaints against Sgt. David Van Patten and Sgt. Greg McCullough.