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B.C. Budget 2024: targets home flipping with new tax on fast resells

B.C. Budget 2024: targets home flipping with new tax on fast resells

Measure will tax owners 20% if they flip a home within 1 year of purchase
B.C. Budget 2024: focused on new health-care infrastructure, not workers

B.C. Budget 2024: focused on new health-care infrastructure, not workers

Nurses want more investment in workers as B.C. commits $13B to facilities, $2B to service expansion
B.C. Budget 2024: it’s status quo for mental health and addictions services

B.C. Budget 2024: it’s status quo for mental health and addictions services

New budget commits $215M to maintain expanded services brought in last year for 3 more years
B.C. Budget 2024: $405M for climate emergency mitigation and management

B.C. Budget 2024: $405M for climate emergency mitigation and management

Budget also expands support for B.C. residents on evacuation orders
BUDGET 2024: B.C. runs record deficit of almost $8B, focuses on temporary relief

BUDGET 2024: B.C. runs record deficit of almost $8B, focuses on temporary relief

Budget includes several temporary relief measures and a flipping tax
B.C. Budget 2024: NDP promises free cycle of in-vitro fertilization

B.C. Budget 2024: NDP promises free cycle of in-vitro fertilization

The next year will be spent creating program, which won’t launch until April of 2025
$15K awarded for unauthorized 8 hours in B.C. dentist chair to fix 22 teeth

$15K awarded for unauthorized 8 hours in B.C. dentist chair to fix 22 teeth

Judge calls Abbotsford dentist’s actions ‘high-handed’, awards former patient for ‘emotional harm’
B.C. Budget 2024: One-off affordability boost for families, small cut to hydro costs

B.C. Budget 2024: One-off affordability boost for families, small cut to hydro costs

Fiscal plan also expands Employer Health Tax exemption to more businesses
Wildlife experts ponder peril of diseases devastating Okanagan bighorn sheep

Wildlife experts ponder peril of diseases devastating Okanagan bighorn sheep

Symposium in Penticton to explore conservation options amidst sharp decline in keynote species
EXCLUSIVE: Woman speaks out after Vernon change room accusation

EXCLUSIVE: Woman speaks out after Vernon change room accusation

Transgender woman in Vernon accused of exposing teens to male genitalia in a public change room