BC politics

B.C.’s minimum wage to go up 75 cents in June

As businesses reopen, province to still put more money in pockets of the lowest paid workers as planned

 

Trans Mountain pipeline work proceeds with COVID-19 restrictions

25 km of pipe laid in Alberta, Burnaby tank farm expanding

 

B.C. doing better on COVID-19, Premier John Horgan says

Extends state of emergency, working on transit cash crisis

 

Surrey MLA Jinny Sims cleared of criminal wrongdoing

She resigned her cabinet post during RCMP investigation

LETTER: Can we debate policies without partisanship?

local letter writer says we could get a lot further in policy development if we put aside politics

  • Mar 14, 2020

Langley Chamber cancels March meeting

Coronavirus concerns are affecting a number of local events

Frankly Speaking: Coleman made major impact on Langley as MLA

Frank Bucholtz looks back at Coleman’s accomplishments in office

  • Mar 11, 2020

VIDEO: Langley Liberal MLA Rich Coleman retires

After 24 years, he says it’s ‘time to hang up the skates”

Painful Truth: Forestry no longer close to top of B.C.’s economy

Our reactions to a forestry downturn reflect the past, not the present

Wilkinson under fire for characterizing domestic violence as ‘a tough marriage’

The B.C. NDP have pledged to implement five days pay for those leaving domestic violence

Horgan unveils B.C. cabinet shuffle changes

Premier John Horgan has made three major changes to his cabinet

Water audit suggests changes for Langley Township

The provincial review suggests everything from whistleblower rules to conservation changes

Langley Township asks for end to ‘stagnant’ library funding

Another $6 million a year is needed, campaign for libraries says

New Langley ER taking shape – hospital head

What can you expect from construction at LMH in the near future?

Langley family in limbo as ALR rule changes mean no second home for grandparents

The family is one of dozens facing changed regulations on farmland housing

MLA Rich Coleman apologizes for comparing ALR rule changes to Nazi oppression

Rich Coleman was speaking on a bill that changes farmland regulations

Langley’s Coleman not afraid of oil shutdown

As news of the UCP win in Alberta arrived, the longtime MLA wasn’t worried about a lack of oil

B.C. Green Party leader calls for Assistant Deputy Speaker to step aside

Weaver alleges whistleblower was fired after looking into the Liberal MLA’s expenses

  • Jan 23, 2019

A Matter of Confidence: How Christy Clark took a tumble while John Horgan was handed the house

Rob Shaw and Richard Zussman chronicle the province’s ‘bizarre journey’ in new book

VIDEO: Protesters rally for affordable housing ahead of B.C. budget

Residents call on province to keep locals housed