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Ultra low-cost flights to Iceland, Abbotsford mom stuck in Africa over adoption delay and more

Oil spill response drill happening in Vancouver harbour

Staff will respond to a simulated 150K litre spill

B.C. sailor surprised by humpback whale playing under her boat

Jodi Klahm-Kozicki said the experience was ‘magical’ near Denman Island

Vancouver cops, four-legged pals pose for police dog calendar

Proceeds go to fighting cancer and helping sick kids

Voter turnout at 36% in B.C.’s municipal election

Vancouver saw 39% turnout, Surrey saw 33%

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Surrey’s new mayor has big promises to keep, a crash claims a life of Fraser Valley man

Canada Post strikes leaves small shops in the lurch as holidays approach: CFIB

Rotating strikes began in Victoria, Edmonton, Halifax and Windsor

Canada Post union announces rotating strikes in four Canadian cities

Mail will still be delivered but it will be delayed

Every vote counts: 10 tightest races in B.C.’s municipal elections

Peachland saw their election decided by just one vote

Driving with dope: Police talk rules on cannabis in the car

Even though pot is legal, you can’t smoke in the car

Trio of Saint Bernard find their ‘forever home’ after story goes viral

Edmonton Humane Society had put out the call to adopt Gasket, Gunther and Goliath

Two-thirds of Metro Vancouverites support Surrey light rail: poll

$1.65 billion line is scheduled to open in 2024

Goodbye cable, hello Netflix: 1/3 of Canadians cut the cord

Just under half of households no longer have a landline phone

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Cannabis is legalized across B.C., silly election signs pop up in Langley and more

Only 40% of B.C. car dealerships have electric cars available: report

Researchers found buyers frustrated at the lack of options

‘A little odd’: B.C.’s biggest city celebrates cannabis without a legal store

On the streets of downtown Vancouver, notably the Wild West of illegal marijuana, not a single legal store opened Wednesday, making for a rather anticlimatic kick-off

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Pot is legal across Canada but no pot shops in many Lower Mainland cities

Puff, puff, pass: Cannabis is officially legal across Canada

B.C. has only one bricks-and-mortar marijuana store