Katya Slepian

B.C. to hike distracted driving penalties by $740

Two tickets over three years could net fines of up to $2,000

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Child dies after falling from Burnaby apartment, a fire in Chilliwack and more

UPDATE: Death of young girl who fell from Burnaby high-rise a ‘tragic accident’

Mounties are continuing to investigate why the child fell

Gas prices jump overnight in Lower Mainland

It’s as high as 144.9 cents in some parts of Vancouver

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B.C. man’s life ruined by lenders, snow coming for Lower Mainland and more

Snow coming for Lower Mainland

Metro Vancouver, Fraser Valley and Sea-to-Sky all expecting at least a few centimetres

Fake shipping workers target Chinese community in Metro Vancouver

Fraudster says a package containing personal documents has been intercepted by Chinese authorities

Lower Mainland cities top investment lineup: report

Should you buy and hold, rent to own, or fix to flip?

Unknown green opiate causes 7 overdoses in Vancouver

Health authority warns users not to do drugs alone

VIDEO: Knife attack sends New Westminster man to hospital

Police arrested two suspects after Halloween assault

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A Surrey house fire, what could replace the Massey Tunnel and more

Spooky Hack: Here’s where to find the best candy in your ‘hood

Here’s where to go for Lower Mainland trick-or-treaters

‘Red zones’ keep offenders trapped in criminal justice system: SFU study

Researchers stake aim at geographic restrictions imposed as part of bail or sentencing

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A Surrey man stabbed in Vanoucver

Trash haulers rail against proposed Metro Vancouver waste rules

District says regulations will help encourage people to separate trash from recycling, food waste

Senior drives into ditch while trying to use phone app

North Vancouver woman had attempted to turn her house lights on

UBC team develops system to predict human-caused wildfires

Researchers tracked when forests went green to predict the most risky time for fires

Inquest to be held into fatal police shooting of Burnaby man

Travis Rood died in March 2015 after police responded to a report of a stabbing

Weekend temperatures hit record highs in B.C.

Victoria, White Rock, Pitt Meadows and Campbell River reached record temperatures Sunday

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Pugs get spooky, Pitt Meadows city councillor resigns following sex assault conviction and more