BC Hydro says power has been restored to more than 55,000 homes in the Lower Mainland Wednesday afternoon - most of them in the Fraser Valley.
Laurentian Bank of Canada announced plans Wednesday to close dozens of branches and cut about 300 staff, becoming the latest Canadian bank to take action as consumers move to computers and smartphones to make their regular financial transactions.
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A few hundred people have gathered outside of Hamilton City Hall to protest soaring hydro rates. The passionate crowd has urged the Liberal government to get rates under control.
British Columbia will create a centre to research drug addiction and provide education and guidance to health-care providers but more must be done to battle an illicit-drug overdose crisis, the premier says.