Katya Slepian

UPDATE: Tom Petty pronounced dead in hospital

Rocker is is said to be in full cardiac arrest

‘Surreal’ moment for South Surrey man held in lockdown in Las Vegas

Gunman killed 58 people as the Mandalay Bay Hotel was put on lockdown

UPDATED: Maple Ridge man among victims in Las Vegas shooting

59 people dead; flags in Victoria and Maple Ridge lowered for Jordan Seymour McIldoon.

5 to start your day

A mass shooting in Las Vegas, a deadly Langley crash and more

B.C. cities vote against 10-year Martin Mars contract

Port Alberni delegates had fought to ask new NDP government for new deal

VIDEO: Horgan promises millions in overdose prevention, housing funding

150 modular homes for Surrey to be built for homeless

B.C. cities want to install their own photo radar

NDP government has refused to introduce the practice that aims to reduce speeding drivers

B.C. cities strengthen call for bigger role in marijuana legalization

Convention delegates vote for more consultation and revenue sharing

VIDEO: Andrew Weaver calls for reform of local government

‘Corrosive influence’ of union, corporate donations should be banned

Double the fun: Twitter unveils 280-word character limit

Old 140-character limit left users “cramming” tweets in, company said

B.C. to review ‘fiscal responsiblity’ at Crown corporations

On the table are BC Hydro, ICBC, the BC Lottery Corporation and more

Aboriginal people make up one-third of Metro Vancouver’s homeless

Latest report points to impact of residential schools, racism, and child welfare policies

5 to start your day

Human remains found near Statlu Lake, Dianne Watts speaks on her BC Liberals bid and more

Dianne Watts promises to fix ‘disconnect’ with BC Liberals’ base

Former Surrey mayor lays out plans for transportation, housing and marijuana legalization

VIDEO: B.C. to consult public on marijuana legalization

Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth makes announcment at UBCM convention

5 to start your day

Three shootings in Surrey, fatal crash on Hwy. 10 and more

VIDEO: MP Dianne Watts announces bid for BC Liberal Leadership

South Surrey White Rock MP steps down from her federal role

VIDEO: MP Dianne Watts announces bid for BC Liberal leadership

Stepping down as Conservative South-Surrey White Rock MP for provincial leadership bid

B.C. cities want more money, and more talk, on legal pot

A Union of B.C. Municipalities resolution says municipalities want help enforcing marijuana rules

Feeling alone at university? So is everyone else

UBC study suggests first-year students who feel alone make fewer friends