November 24, 2017

Minister says cell phones are a fact of life for users

BC's Attorney-General says the current laws aren't working but she will not allow police to seize cell phones to crack down on distracted driving. The BC Chiefs of Police Association is kicking around a few ideas to reduce distracted driving including the seizure of cell phones from repeat offenders.  Shirley Bond however, says that won't … [Read more...]

B.C. appoints fact finder in teachers’ strike

VANCOUVER - The B.C. government has appointed a fact finder to find out whether a negotiated settlement can be reached between the teachers' union and the province's bargaining agent.Assistant deputy labour minister Trevor Hughes will meet with Teachers Federations and the Public School Employers' Association over the next two weeks and provide a … [Read more...]