Katya Slepian

UPDATE: Air quality advisory cancelled as fresh air moves into Lower Mainland

Wildfire smoke has been pushed out of the region

UBC professor creates ancient language for Hollywood blockbuster

The film Alpha is set 20,000 years ago

Airbnb hosts free up homes to B.C. wildfire evacuees, firefighters

More than five dozen homes are already listed

Surrey man stabbed outside Vancouver nightclub

Police are investigating after the incident in Yaletown

Wildfire prompts evacuation order for communities northeast of Pemberton

Grouse Creek fire showing ‘extremely vigorous’ behaviour

Surrey spends least per resident in all of Metro Vancouver: report

Vancouver spends the third-highest

Blue skies at last on B.C.’s south coast

Wildfire smoke expected to clear out, temperatures should drop under 20 C by the weekend

Are your kids anxious about going back to school?

BC Children’s Hospital offers tips to help your children be mindful and reduce stress

New trial ordered for James Oler in B.C. child bride case

Meanwhile, appeal court dismisses Emily Blackmore’s appeal of guilty verdict

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Langley woman charged in daughter’s murder, Canada beats Mexico and more

Bear kills off-leash dog in North Vancouver park

There have been nearly 200 pet or livestock and bear encounters so far this year

B.C. mother charged in 7-year-old daughter’s death appears in court

The 36-year-old mother, of Langley’s Aaliyah Rosa, has been charged with second-degree murder

VIDEO: Lower Mainland air quality to hit ‘extreme risk’

Smoke is pouring in from the interior B.C. and wildfires down in the U.S.

Ex-BCTF president ‘undeterred’ after early release from pipeline protest jail term

Susan Lambert and Order of Canada recipient Jean Swanson released early

2 nurses attacked at B.C. psych hospital, union calls for in-unit security

PHSA says that in-unit guards would do more harm than good

B.C. program to educate parents reduces ‘shaken baby syndrome’ by 35%

Period of PURPLE Crying was launched nearly a decade ago

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RCMP evict Kinder Morgan protest camp, two girls go on a nighttime bus adventure and more

B.C. declares state of emergency as more than 560 wildfires rage

This is only the fourth state of emergency ever issued during a fire season

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Crews try to raise tug that capsized in Fraser River, fantastical news burger at the PNE and more

Burnaby motorcyclist killed in Vancouver crash

An SUV and a motorcyclist collided early Wednesday morning