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While Metro Vancouver assessed values are expected to dip, elsewhere in the province they may stay flat or even climb modestly.

Police say the man was suffering a mental health crisis, and has been transported to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

"I think TV and movies have kind of tricked the public into thinking there's a blinking dot on the screen and we know exactly where you are," said one 911 call taker.

Vancouver police are crediting the quick action of responding officers with saving four lives, amid a massive gang brawl in Yaletown on the weekend.

Also, I just learned that it’s Brussels sprouts, not Brussel sprouts. I’m now questioning everything I thought I knew about produce. Tweet from @mackaytaggart  #TheShiftwithDrex  Daily Podcast: LISTEN:

TransLink says there won't be extra bus service tomorrow to make up for SkyTrain if unionized workers go ahead with a strike.

Emergency room visits in Surrey are expected to increase from approximately 153,000 in 2016-17 to around 221,000 in 2026-27.

Weaver says he has heard from three people so far who are going to run for leadership. No one has publicly declared their plans yet.

"To just say let them sleep in a park or let them sleep on city sidewalks, I think that's a bit of a cop out," said Charles Gauthier with the Downtown Vancouver Business Improvement Association.

"He was not the kind of guy who was going to step outside of procedures and is going to end up in this kind of an accident," said Kirk McLean's brother-in-law.

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#BREAKING @USGS  says a 4.8 magnitude earthquake hit 23km north of Victoria. It was felt across Metro Vancouver.

“Prime Minister Trudeau once said that governments grant permits but communities grant permission. On behalf of Burnaby Council, I can assure you that we do not grant permission."

Aside fr. @theweeknd 's 7 @TheGRAMMYs  nods representing the #Canadian  front, @Drake  has three and @justinbieber  has 1.

“We’re not allowed to bring peanut butter sandwiches to schools to protect those kids who have peanut allergies. So why are children who are unvaccinated, who are potentially spreading a deadly illness around allowed to go to school?"

#BREAKING : A magnitude 6.3 earthquake has hit the central Philippines, a day after 6.1 quake hit the country's north and killed at least 11 people. The new quake hit Tuesday afternoon centred 13 kilometres east of Tutubigan in the country's central region.

If you're having problems with your cell phone, it could be because of the latest solar flare.

#BREAKING : A 4-year-old boy who went missing yesterday afternoon in Mackenzie, B.C. has been found, hungry and dehydrated, but safe. George was berry picking with his mom when they got separated. He's being treated in a Prince George hospital at the moment @GlobalBC 

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The company says the employee was terminated for violating its “philosophy of tolerance.”

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