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The Public Has the Right to Know: JP v. British Columbia

In the tradition of open courts and transparency, the BC Court of Appeal has ordered that affidavits, written submissions, and other material filed in the Court be released to the media, in this case CKNW and the Vancouver Sun, a decision I applaud. 396 more words

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Unsolved crimes, a cold case file

BC residents who read comments here and like places in social media will be familiar with the very articulate Lew Edwardson (@valtamtech on Twitter). Lew has had an interest in general matters of public integrity and in particular, the mouldering case of BC Rail. 2,865 more words

Marijuana Ads on Vancouver Radio Prompt National Agencies to Pass to the Left

Feb 16, 2018

CKNW’s Justin Wilcomes — Drex to his listeners — has begun pitching medicinal marijuana on-air for Eden Medicinal Society.


BUSINESS REPORT: Will Bitcoin replace gold as a store of value? Not likely

Bitcoin, the cryptocurrency that traded at $750 a year ago, breached the $10,000 mark Tuesday morning and went through the $11,000 level early Wednesday morning. 127 more words


BUSINESS REPORT: Oil prices rise to ten-month highs as TSX continues at a record pace

Oil prices moved above $55 per barrel Wednesday morning, a ten-month high, on promises of continued cutbacks by OPEC and other major producers.

As oil rallies, the energy and banking sectors have taken the TSX to new record highs. 126 more words


Leadership series: HSBC Canada CEO Sandra Stuart embraces challenges that 'throw me in the deep end'

When HSBC came looking for part-time tellers at Sandra Stuart’s high school, she didn’t hesitate to jump at the opportunity. Though a talented math student, Stuart said she had no aspirations for a career in finance, she was simply looking for what most look for in a first job: good work, good fun, and some money in the pocket. 486 more words


Neighbourhood Series: How safe is Newton?

The CKNW and Global News Neighbourhood Series is an annual series that explores neighbourhoods in Vancouver, Surrey, and the Tri-Cities. CKNW’s Janet Brown takes a look at a Surrey neighbourhood that’s raised big questions about safety. 898 more words