Grand Chief Stewart Phillip of the Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs leads a protest against expansion of the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline on Jan. 19, while National Energy Board hearings continue in Burnaby.
Unemployment in Alberta soared to its highest rate in more than 22 years last month, even as economists continued to point to signs of a modest recovery heading into 2017.
The provincial and federal governments, as well as municipalities, have pledged a combined total exceeding $540 million to fund 89 new public transit projects in Alberta including Calgary's Green Line LRT corridor.
The main highway to Ucluelet and Tofino could be reopened tonight, after being cut off by a torrent of water that scoured out the road.
A Vancouver city councillor is presenting an emergency resolution to the Green Party of Canada calling for action against the controversial Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project.