Katya Slepian

‘Toque’ or ‘hat’? Here’s how Canada talks

A new survey highlights different words and pronunciations between provinces and cities

Burnaby teen Marissa Shen believed to have been killed in park

Homicide investigators give update and ask for video footage

Wildfires cost ICBC $500,000

Auto insurer has received 124 claims since the season began

Ex-Surrey mayor Dianne Watts top pick to lead BC Liberals: poll

Watts beats MLA Sam Sullivan and former finance minister Mike de Jong

Bear breaks into B.C. home, gets punched in the nose

An overly aggressive black bear hits up Sunshine Coast home not once, but twice

PHOTOS: Eclipse around the world

From Oregon to Washington, eclipse viewers took in the sight

RCMP seize $19,200 in Williams Lake road rage incident

Two men were arrested, marijuana seized in McDonalds parking lot

Local business owners weigh in on minimum wage increase

While the increase is favourable to workers, owners may find the change difficult

Most ‘peak millennials’ in B.C. say they can’t afford a home: survey

New research suggests four-fifths of those ages 25-30 don’t think they can buy in the next five years

UPDATE: Small business group says no to B.C.’s $15 minimum wage plan

‘That extra money doesn’t magically appear or disappear for small business owners.’

Conservation officers rescue bear cub from oil jug

Cub was found near Elephant Hill

NDP to raise B.C. minimum wage by 50 cents

Government says it’s part of a plan to increase the rate to $15/hour in the next four years

UPDATE: BCHL gets a grip on hockey’s concussion problem

New app HeadCheck set a baseline for player health

VIDEO: Arrr me matey! Johnny Depp visits BC Children’s Hospital

The actor donned Capt. Jack Sparrow garb to spend hours with the kids

VIDEO: TeamBC takes home record 146 medals at Canada Summer Games

Women’s softball was the tie-breaker

14 per cent of Canadians get it on behind the wheel: survey

Another three per cent floss while driving

VIDEO: BC Wildfire Service warns about aggressive fires

Footage captures a Cariboo wildfire

VIDEO: Taking flight at the Abbotsford Airshow

Black Press’ Baneet Braich took a ride in a warplane

B.C. hits 1,003 wildfires in 2017

$285.2 million has been spent fighting fires so far

Evacuation order issued for Anahim Lake and Nimpo Lake areas

Everyone must leave immediately