Ashley Wadhwani

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Health care key to prevent women from returning to prison: UBC study

Women released from prison often do not have a family doctor and never finished high school

  • Sep 19th, 2017 12:30pm

Toys “R” Us files for bankruptcy protection in U.S.; plans to follow suit in Canada

Toys ‘R’ Us, based in Wayne, New Jersey, announced the filing late Monday.

  • Sep 19th, 2017 10:30am

Vancouver Park Board deflates proposed balloon ban

Commissioner had argued plastic and latex harm landfills, pose risks to animals and children

  • Sep 19th, 2017 9:25am

UPDATE: One dead following triple stabbing in Burnaby

Overnight killing follows homicide in Richmond the day before

  • Sep 19th, 2017 8:50am

5 to start your day

Teen hit with baseball bat in New Westminster, Chilliwack implements new rules at rodeo and more

  • Sep 19th, 2017 8:00am

Equifax hack compromised 100,000 Canadians’ personal data

Personal information could include names, addresses and social insurance numbers

  • Sep 19th, 2017 7:40am

REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

In case you missed it, here’s a look at replay-worthy highlights from across the province this week

  • Sep 17th, 2017 12:30pm

Lower Mainland residents urged to conserve water

Residents, farmers, businesses and municipalities asked to cut water use by 30 per cent

  • Sep 15th, 2017 12:15pm

After 70 days, B.C. state of emergency to end

About 153 wildfires are still burning in B.C.

  • Sep 15th, 2017 11:45am

Washington State pay-per-mile project calls on Surrey drivers

State officials predict the need to replace the gas tax as vehicles become more fuel efficient

  • Sep 15th, 2017 11:30am

Minimum wage goes up 50 cents across B.C.

Increase is part of the B.C. NDP’s plan to hit $15 per hour by 2021

  • Sep 15th, 2017 6:30am

Year-long construction to start at Commercial-Broadway station

Broadway will see temporary road closures throughout the year, Translink said in a statement

  • Sep 14th, 2017 4:30pm

Canadian millennials aren’t drinking and driving due to social media shame: study

B.C. millenials are most responsible when it comes to not drinking and driving acorss the country

  • Sep 14th, 2017 3:30pm

Vancouver wants to be site of new Amazon’s headquarters

Online giant is expected to invest more than $5 billion in the second location

  • Sep 14th, 2017 10:30am

Affordable daycare left out of NDP budget disappoints advocate

B.C. parents left unsure if $10-a-day childcare will be an empty promise

  • Sep 12th, 2017 1:30pm

REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

In case you missed it, here’s a look at replay-worthy highlights from across the province this week

  • Sep 10th, 2017 2:00pm

Firefighters conduct controlled burns on Finlay Creek wildfire

Indirect fire suppression has been successful on the fire near Peachland, officials say

  • Sep 9th, 2017 1:30pm

Air quality advisory lifted in the Lower Mainland

Rain has helped cut smokey air in the Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley

  • Sep 9th, 2017 10:05am

B.C. school district blocks access to social media in the classroom

Students can’t access Netflix, Snapchat, Instagram or Facebook when on school Wi-Fi

  • Sep 8th, 2017 12:00pm

Rain puts an end to heat wave across the Lower Mainland

Rainboot season has reached the Lower Mainland

  • Sep 8th, 2017 9:00am