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Calls for safety echo after dropped crane load kills Vancouver worker

Calls for safety echo after dropped crane load kills Vancouver worker

WorkSafeBC probing what it says is the 3rd crane incident this year, although none appear related
B.C. Budget 2024: opposition parties slam NDP’s 2024 provincial budget

B.C. Budget 2024: opposition parties slam NDP’s 2024 provincial budget

BC United, Conservatives accuses NDP of reckless spending, while Greens criticize climate policies
PHOTOS: B.C. First Nation Sts’ailes moves to fund its own child welfare

PHOTOS: B.C. First Nation Sts’ailes moves to fund its own child welfare

Despite lack of federal support, Sts’ailes moves forward with their own child laws
Man facing 19 charges tied to violent after-hours Vancouver nightclub robbery

Man facing 19 charges tied to violent after-hours Vancouver nightclub robbery

Police say staff were confined and threatened with weapons as $25K stolen
Vernon cyclist shocked as keynote speech dropped due to Israeli background

Vernon cyclist shocked as keynote speech dropped due to Israeli background

Leah Goldstein says organizers’ decision to cancel her International Women’s Day speech over her past career with Israel Defence Forces is antisemitic
B.C. Budget 2024: targets home flipping with new tax on fast resells

B.C. Budget 2024: targets home flipping with new tax on fast resells

Measure will tax owners 20% if they flip a home within 1 year of purchase
B.C. Budget 2024: focused on new health-care infrastructure, not workers

B.C. Budget 2024: focused on new health-care infrastructure, not workers

Nurses want more investment in workers as B.C. commits $13B to facilities, $2B to service expansion
B.C. Budget 2024: it’s status quo for mental health and addictions services

B.C. Budget 2024: it’s status quo for mental health and addictions services

New budget commits $215M to maintain expanded services brought in last year for 3 more years
B.C. Budget 2024: $405M for climate emergency mitigation and management

B.C. Budget 2024: $405M for climate emergency mitigation and management

Budget also expands support for B.C. residents on evacuation orders
BUDGET 2024: B.C. runs record deficit of almost $8B, focuses on temporary relief

BUDGET 2024: B.C. runs record deficit of almost $8B, focuses on temporary relief

Budget includes several temporary relief measures and a flipping tax
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