Sunday, January 23, 2022
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Avalanche warning for B.C. and Alberta backcountry

Avalanche warning for B.C. and Alberta backcountry

A special avalanche warning has been posted for recreational backcountry users in several regions of B.C. and Alberta as warm temperatures make the snowpack unstable. Avalanche Canada and Parks Canada have issued the advisory to take effect immediately and last through to Monday.

Avalanche warning for B.C. and Alberta backcountry

Russia faces severe sanctions over Ukraine: Joly

Russia faces severe sanctions over Ukraine: Joly

Russia has positioned about 100,000 troops across Ukraine's borders along with tanks and other heavy artillery, stoking fears across Europe of an invasion, but Russia has denied it intends to do that.

Russia faces severe sanctions over Ukraine: Joly

NDP: Parliamentary conscience or party of power?

NDP: Parliamentary conscience or party of power?

Philippe Fournier of 338Canada.com says polls consistently show that NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh is more popular than either Prime Minister Justin Trudeau or Conservative Leader Erin O'Toole. But he says the party must win over suburban voters and attract Liberals tired of the ruling party to stand a chance of forming government.

NDP: Parliamentary conscience or party of power?

Housing ministers meet as MPs probe price gains

Housing ministers meet as MPs probe price gains

The Opposition Conservatives say they plan to recommend a change in how home prices are captured in headline inflation figures, arguing the current readings underestimate the impact. The party's finance critic says there are options the country could consider to better reflect house price inflation in the consumer price index.

Housing ministers meet as MPs probe price gains

Surrey collision results in road closures Wednesday evening

Surrey collision results in road closures Wednesday evening

On Wednesday, January 19,  at 7:20 pm, Surrey RCMP responded to the report of a motor vehicle collision that involved a pedestrian at the intersection of 92 Avenue and King George Boulevard. The pedestrian suffered life threatening injuries and is currently being treated at a local hospital.

Surrey collision results in road closures Wednesday evening

Warning for photo-snapping drivers on B.C. highway

Warning for photo-snapping drivers on B.C. highway

 A key British Columbia highway has reopened to all traffic after being torn apart by disastrous flooding in November but it only took hours for the Transportation Ministry to issue a safety reminder.

Warning for photo-snapping drivers on B.C. highway