1. PHOTOS: White Rock pier destroyed by heavy winds, crashing boats
Drone shots of the destroyed White Rock pier show the true extent of the damage. See more >
2. IHIT locates vehicle related to South Surrey teen homicide
The 19-year-old’s body was found on Aug. 2, 2017, after police responded to a report of a vehicle fire in the 18700-block of 24 Avenue. See more >
— IHIT (@HomicideTeam) December 23, 2018
3. Retired Abbotsford Police sergeant dies in head-on crash
Shinder Kirk began his policing career with the Vancouver Police Department in 1981, moving 10 years later to the Abbotsford Police Department. See more >
Shinder Kirk was a professional, dedicated, and passionate about making our communities safe from gang violence. The thoughts of all of us at the CFSEU-BC go out to Shinder’s family and those who knew Shinder at this tragic time. We will miss him.
— Sgt Brenda Winpenny (@CfseuMRO) December 24, 2018
4. Small island runs out of gas, groceries as power stays off on parts of B.C.’s coast
Tens of thousands of customers remain without power on Vancouver Island and hundreds are still in the dark in the Lower Mainland.
Over on the Gulf Islands, the situation was even worse. See more >
Photos from the storm on Pender Island. No power, gas station sold out, limited groceries and ferries off island cancelled. Help @bchydro @simonplittle @CTVVancouver @CBCVancouver @GlobalBC @jjhorgan @bcferries pic.twitter.com/FhecKoYDUv
— Christine Tam (@christinetam) December 23, 2018
5. Festive fun: What to do on Christmas Day 2018
It’s late morning on Christmas Day and you’ve already opened up all your presents and dinner isn’t for hours yet.
What are you going to do? Pretty much nothing’s open, after all. Here’s a few perfect Christmas Day activities. See more >