Laura Baziuk

(Black Press Media file)

Child, 4, attacked by cougar near Fernie

The BC Conservation Officer Service said it happened while the family was fishing

(Black Press Media file)
The 28th annual Celebration of Light fireworks show is on July 28, Aug. 1 and Aug. 4. (File)

Celebration of Light fireworks start this weekend in Vancouver

South Africa, Sweden and South Korea to compete on this year’s theme of love

The 28th annual Celebration of Light fireworks show is on July 28, Aug. 1 and Aug. 4. (File)
A teenaged cyclist collided with a early 2000-era Hyundai on Wednesday in Richmond. (Shane MacKichan)

VIDEO: Cyclist, 16, critically injured in Richmond crash

It happened in the area of Blundell and St. Albans roads on Wednesday afternoon

A teenaged cyclist collided with a early 2000-era Hyundai on Wednesday in Richmond. (Shane MacKichan)
Susan Jenkins of Vancouver won $400,000 while playing Keno. (BCLC)

B.C. woman cheers record $400,000 Keno win

It’s the largest Keno prize ever won at a retail location

Susan Jenkins of Vancouver won $400,000 while playing Keno. (BCLC)
Poodle puppy stolen from Vancouver shelter

Poodle puppy stolen from Vancouver shelter

The BC SPCA is looking to find Mickey, a brown teacup poodle, as soon as possible

Poodle puppy stolen from Vancouver shelter
A map of the 2018 Whistler Ironman route. (Ironman Canada)

Whistler Ironman to prompt closures, delays on Highway 99

Drivers are urged to travel outside of 6:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. to allow for the bike race

A map of the 2018 Whistler Ironman route. (Ironman Canada)
(File graphic.)

More than $10,000 in Bitcoin paid in Richmond ransom scam

RCMP say victim transferred cash to Bitcoin ATM after being told partner had been abducted

(File graphic.)
(Black Press files)

Black Press Media journalists win big at Canadian community newspaper awards

Newsrooms earn recognition for editorial and photography excellence

(Black Press files)
(Pixnio)

5 to start your day

Heat warning issued, man climbs a crane, a dog-sprinting event, and more

(Pixnio)
Heat warning issued for Metro Vancouver

Heat warning issued for Metro Vancouver

Inland areas expect to hit at least 26 degrees for daytime highs

Heat warning issued for Metro Vancouver
Thousands of young athletes will descend on the Cowichan region this July for the B.C. Summer Games. (Facebook/BC Games Society)

Almost 2,400 young athletes set to compete at BC Summer Games

Full list of participants was released Friday for the Cowichan Valley event

Thousands of young athletes will descend on the Cowichan region this July for the B.C. Summer Games. (Facebook/BC Games Society)
Mark your calendars, yoga fans. An outdoor practice set for the lawn of the B.C. Legislature is coming up. (Wikimedia Commons)

Outdoor yoga session planned for B.C. legislature lawn

Event set to mark fourth annual International Day of Yoga

Mark your calendars, yoga fans. An outdoor practice set for the lawn of the B.C. Legislature is coming up. (Wikimedia Commons)
Golden retriever Lola starts Monday as a trauma dog for Vancouver Fire & Rescue Services. (@VFRS_Lola)

PHOTOS: Lola, the trauma dog, joins Vancouver firefighters

Golden retriever will help fire crews deal with mental health issues and healing.

Golden retriever Lola starts Monday as a trauma dog for Vancouver Fire & Rescue Services. (@VFRS_Lola)
A pedestrian-involved crash in Surrey’s Newton neighbourhood on Sunday morning. (Shane MacKichan)

5 to start your day

North Vancouver apartment fire kills two, crash near a Surrey cemetery kills two others, and more

A pedestrian-involved crash in Surrey’s Newton neighbourhood on Sunday morning. (Shane MacKichan)
One eastbound lane of Deltaport Way was closed on Sunday while traffic analysts investigated. (Shane MacKichan)

UPDATE: Motorcyclist killed after hitting exit gate in Delta

Man dies at the scene after crashing in the 2700-block of Deltaport Way

One eastbound lane of Deltaport Way was closed on Sunday while traffic analysts investigated. (Shane MacKichan)
University of B.C. in Vancouver. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press)

Two attacked at UBC after discovering child porn on online seller’s computer

RCMP warn people to meet in a public place when meeting to exchange goods bought or sold online

University of B.C. in Vancouver. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press)
(Black Press)

Mission girl, 16, arrested after ‘reckless tour’ of downtown Vancouver

Police say they have recommended charges and are investigating an alleged hit-and-run

(Black Press)
Trudeau denies ‘negative interaction’ after old B.C. editorial alleging misbehaviour goes viral

Trudeau denies ‘negative interaction’ after old B.C. editorial alleging misbehaviour goes viral

Prime minister reponds to allegations from a Creston Valley Advance editorial printed 18 years ago

Trudeau denies ‘negative interaction’ after old B.C. editorial alleging misbehaviour goes viral
Oliver fire crews respond to a grass fire. (Photo courtesy Oliver Daily News)

Persons of interest sought in ‘suspicious’ North Vancouver grass fires

RCMP are looking for the public’s help to identify the two men

Oliver fire crews respond to a grass fire. (Photo courtesy Oliver Daily News)
(Black Press file)

Reminder: TransLink fares go up 5-10 cents on Canada Day

Agency says fare hikes, announced last fall, will help fund B-line bus routes, more Skytrain cars

(Black Press file)