British Columbia

Liberals extend deadline for Trans Mountain pipeline decision to June 18

By The Canadian Press
April 18, 2019 - 11:15am Updated: April 18, 2019 - 4:19pm

OTTAWA — The federal government is putting off plans to pass judgment on the reconsidered Trans Mountain pipeline expansion proposal for nearly a month in order to finish its consultations with Indigenous groups, says Natural Resources Minister Amarjeet Sohi.

Vancouver police urge parents to talk to teens about risks at 4-20 pot event

By The Canadian Press
April 17, 2019 - 11:32am Updated: April 17, 2019 - 5:32pm

VANCOUER, B.C. — Police in Vancouver are asking parents to have a "tough" conversation with their teenagers about the dangers associated with marijuana at a large unsanctioned 4-20 event while city and park board officials call on organizers to pay for policing costs.