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CANADA 150: Tracing the roots of Canada's love for hockey

CANADA 150: Tracing the roots of Canada’s love for hockey

When Paul Henderson reminisces about the greatest goal scored in the history of Canada's greatest game he can hardly get a word in.

CANADA 150: Tracing the roots of Canada's love for hockey
Motorists urged to use road sense and not cause 'bear jams' on B.C. roadways

Motorists urged to use road sense and not cause ‘bear jams’ on B.C. roadways

Conservation officers are warning drivers of dopey, hungry bears emerging from hibernation.

Motorists urged to use road sense and not cause 'bear jams' on B.C. roadways
On centennial, Canadians to stop and mark bloody legacy of Battle of Vimy Ridge

On centennial, Canadians to stop and mark bloody legacy of Battle of Vimy Ridge

On Sunday morning, millions of Canadians will stop for a moment to remember those lost during the Battle of Vimy Ridge.

On centennial, Canadians to stop and mark bloody legacy of Battle of Vimy Ridge
Candidates in upcoming B.C. provincial election to receive housing data

Candidates in upcoming B.C. provincial election to receive housing data

Officials with the BC Non-Profit Housing Association say it will provide each candidate with a comprehensive report.

Candidates in upcoming B.C. provincial election to receive housing data
Whitecaps hope the elements are in their favour against Tigres in Champs League

Whitecaps hope the elements are in their favour against Tigres in Champs League

Retractable roof at B.C. Place Stadium will remain open in hopes of giving the home side a chilly advantage.

Whitecaps hope the elements are in their favour against Tigres in Champs League
The honour comes with a $1 million prize funded by Google.

Inventor of World Wide Web wins computing’s ‘Nobel Prize’

The honour comes with a $1 million prize funded by Google.

The honour comes with a $1 million prize funded by Google.
VIDEO: NHL stars weigh in on league not going to 2018 Olympics in South Korea

VIDEO: NHL stars weigh in on league not going to 2018 Olympics in South Korea

The hockey league wanted to close the matter before the playoffs, which begin April 13.

VIDEO: NHL stars weigh in on league not going to 2018 Olympics in South Korea
Thousands gathered to watch the reconciliation pole be lifted at UBC Saturday afternoon.

Totem pole raised at UBC honours First Nations victimized by residential schools

The pole was carved from a 800-year-old red cedar tree on B.C.'s north coast.

Thousands gathered to watch the reconciliation pole be lifted at UBC Saturday afternoon.
Taken on the morning of June 4 by a resident in Hope of a 'strange blurry object.'

Bright lights, light-fingered aliens: all part of annual report on UFO sightings

Six people in B.C. reported sightings of unidentified flying objects.

Taken on the morning of June 4 by a resident in Hope of a 'strange blurry object.'
Accessed information included names, addresses, phone numbers, employment histories, McDonalds says.

McDonald’s Canada says info of 95,000 job applicants compromised

McDonald's Canada jobs website hacked

Accessed information included names, addresses, phone numbers, employment histories, McDonalds says.
Wearable overdose detector prototype could combat opioid death crisis

Wearable overdose detector prototype could combat opioid death crisis

Designed by UBC Students, the aim is to produce the gadgets for about $30 each so they could be used at overdose prevention sites.

Wearable overdose detector prototype could combat opioid death crisis
B.C. teacher approve deal with province, end 15-year-long bargaining battle

B.C. teacher approve deal with province, end 15-year-long bargaining battle

More than 21,000 educators voted on an agreement about class size and composition, the union says.

B.C. teacher approve deal with province, end 15-year-long bargaining battle
Nasa announced it found 7 Earth-sized planets around a single star outside our solar system; 3 in habitable zone Thursday.

7 Earth-size worlds found orbiting star; could hold life

This cluster of planets is 40 light-years away in the constellation Aquarius

Nasa announced it found 7 Earth-sized planets around a single star outside our solar system; 3 in habitable zone Thursday.
B.C. transplant specialist says drug overdose organ donors on the rise

B.C. transplant specialist says drug overdose organ donors on the rise

The Canadian Transplant Society said it makes no difference to transplant recipients if an organ comes from someone killed by drug overdose.

B.C. transplant specialist says drug overdose organ donors on the rise
From left: Kent Boyles and his German Shephard Rumor, along with Pamela Buckles.

Rumor the German shepherd wins best in show at Westminster

Rumor the German shepherd wins best in show at Westminster

From left: Kent Boyles and his German Shephard Rumor, along with Pamela Buckles.
Christie Brinkley (right) is returning to the pages of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue at age 63 and this time she's also appearing with her two daughters, Joel and Sailor Brinkley Cook.

Christie Brinkley returns to SI Swimsuit Issue at age 63

Christie Brinkley returns to SI Swimsuit Issue at age 63

Christie Brinkley (right) is returning to the pages of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue at age 63 and this time she's also appearing with her two daughters, Joel and Sailor Brinkley Cook.
Febreze Super Bowl 51 spot during the New England Patriots face the Atlanta Falcons in Super Bowl 51, on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017.

Some Super Bowl ads struck the wrong tone

Advertisers had to tread carefully this year in a divisive political climate.

Febreze Super Bowl 51 spot during the New England Patriots face the Atlanta Falcons in Super Bowl 51, on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017.
Queen Elizabeth II marks record 65 years on throne

Queen Elizabeth II marks record 65 years on throne

The palace says the 90-year-old queen will spend the day quietly at her Sandringham estate in eastern England.

Queen Elizabeth II marks record 65 years on throne
Ryan Reynolds, at Harvard, balks at making fun of Tom Brady

Ryan Reynolds, at Harvard, balks at making fun of Tom Brady

The "Deadpool" actor was roasted Friday night by members of Harvard University's Hasty Pudding Theatricals.

Ryan Reynolds, at Harvard, balks at making fun of Tom Brady
Wiarton Willie, Shubenacadie Sam 'predict' early spring on Groundhog Day

Wiarton Willie, Shubenacadie Sam ‘predict’ early spring on Groundhog Day

Folklore has it that if the groundhog sees its shadow when it emerges from its burrow, there will be six more weeks of winter.

Wiarton Willie, Shubenacadie Sam 'predict' early spring on Groundhog Day