Burnaby

News

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh Wins Critical Seat in Burnaby South Byelection

Singh will be the first non-white party leader to sit in the House of Commons.
Sarah Berman
2.26.19
politics

What This Burnaby Race Says About the NDP’s Federal Election Strategy

It’s do or die for leader Jagmeet Singh. Here’s what he’s telling BC voters.
Jamie Maxwell
2.8.19
politics

Former Liberal candidate who pointed out Jagmeet Singh’s ethnicity says she is not racist

The Liberal party has rejected Karen Wang's plea for a second chance.
Tamara Khandaker
1.18.19
News

Police Identify Suspect in Killing of 13-Year-Old Marissa Shen

Ibrahim Ali, a 28-year-old Syrian refugee arrested on a first-degree murder charge, is already being used to promote an anti-immigration agenda.
Mack Lamoureux
9.10.18
News

There's a Spike of Sextortion Incidents in This Canadian City

Burnaby, British Columbia, has faced two dozen reports in just three months.
Allison Tierney
8.30.18
environment

RCMP Arrested Nearly 30 Kinder Morgan Demonstrators this Weekend

Self-styled land and water defenders zip-tied themselves to a fence on Saturday, and were promptly removed by police.
Jackson Weaver
3.19.18
Canada 150

Here’s What the Future of Pipeline Protest Looks Like

Three generations of activists tell us where they see radical protest going.
Sarah Berman
6.29.17
Stuff

A Look Back at BC Gangs Before They Had Guns, Cars, and Money

Long before the rise of drive-by shootings and targeted hits in Vancouver's outer burbs, BC street gangs hung out in city parks, causing mischief and mayhem of a different quality and scale.
Aaron Chapman
11.13.16
News

Another BC University Under Fire for Botching Sex Assault Cases

Police are investigating a Simon Fraser University student accused of assaulting three women, two of whom lived in the same dorm as him.
Sarah Berman
6.14.16
News

​Meet the Vancouver Man Undocumented Migrants Call Instead of 911

Here's what it's like to answer off-the-books emergency calls from people who fear deportation.
Sarah Berman
5.1.16
Culture

Hanging Out With the World’s Pinball Wizard, Who Just Wants to Level Up in Life

Fresh off his first world title victory, we caught up with Gagno and the filmmakers behind Wizard Mode, a documentary about his rise to the top.
Sarah Berman
4.26.16
News

This Week in Weird Canadian Crime: Spider-Man Attacks, Vigilante Cab Chases, Summer Snowmobilers

Don't get "Port Elgin Drunk," dear readers.
Jackie Hong
7.9.15
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