British Columbia

B.C.'s Horgan defends fight to both retain and restrict Alberta oil imports

By Canadian Press
May 23, 2018 - 2:03pm Updated: May 23, 2018 - 3:09pm

YELLOWKNIFE — B.C. Premier John Horgan says he is fighting to both retain and restrict Alberta energy imports because while the existing shipments are vital to his province, the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion would see the unrefined oilsands oil go somewhere else.

Saskatchewan couple survives being buried in mudslide on B.C. highway

By Canadian Press
May 22, 2018 - 4:34am Updated: May 22, 2018 - 7:44am

A Saskatchewan couple is recovering in hospital after a mudslide swept them off a cliff in British Columbia.

Weyburn resident Sheri Niemegeers said she and her boyfriend, Gabe Rosescu, of Regina were nearing their destination of Nelson, B.C. on Thursday, when disaster struck.