Jeff Nagel

Jeff posted 1673 stories to Aldergrove Star.
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Poll finds strong support for foreign home tax

Government waited too long to intervene in white-hot real estate market: survey respondents

  • Jul 29th, 2016 6:00pm

More drug deaths in Fraser region, Surrey hospital averaging three overdoses a day

Fraser Health begins social media, poster campaign to educate drug users, warns all drugs may be contaminated

  • Jul 28th, 2016 8:00am

B.C. steps up drug overdose response, seeks federal help [with VIDEO]

Task force created, Ottawa under pressure to act to restrict pill presses, unchecked importation of small packages of fentanyl

  • Jul 27th, 2016 8:00am

Foreign buying in Metro Vancouver now pegged at 10 per cent

New data released a day after province's announcement of 15 per cent tax on real estate purchases by foreign citizens in region

  • Jul 26th, 2016 6:00am

Pundits split on whether foreign buyers tax will cool market

Real estate tax to be applied only in Metro Vancouver so far may drive foreign money to other regions

  • Jul 25th, 2016 7:00am

Fare revenue, ridership up as Compass passes million-user milestone

TransLink to close remaining open accessible SkyTrain faregates July 25

  • Jul 19th, 2016 5:00pm

Drug consumption sites to be part of Fraser strategy on overdoses

Fraser Health pledges to identify priority locations for safe use after spike in overdoses in Surrey

  • Jul 18th, 2016 6:00pm

Tentative contract with Metro Vancouver transit workers ends threat of strike

Three-year agreement reached with bus drivers, support staff, SeaBus workers

  • Jul 15th, 2016 11:00am

Drug overdose deaths surge 74 per cent so far in 2016

Coroners record 56 deaths in January and 371 for the year's first six months, fentanyl detected in 60 per cent

  • Jul 13th, 2016 6:00pm

Supreme Court upholds ban on B.C. pharmacy reward points

Regulators consider prescription incentives a health risk

  • Jul 12th, 2016 9:00am

Odometer rollbacks by banned car dealer prompt warning from regulators

Arthur Tong banned from car business, forced to compensate unsuspecting buyers

  • Jul 11th, 2016 2:00pm

B.C. will empower Vancouver tax on empty homes

Legislature will be recalled July 25 to amend Vancouver Charter, De Jong doesn't rule out allowing similar taxes by other cities

  • Jul 11th, 2016 11:00am

Foreigners bought 5.1 per cent of Metro Vancouver homes sold in June

Preliminary numbers shed first glimmer of light on prevalence of foreign buyers of real estate in Metro Vancouver

  • Jul 7th, 2016 1:00pm

Cooling off period urged to protect hasty home buyers

B.C. home inspectors say bidding wars prompt risky subject-free deals that can leave buyers with unexpected costs and regrets

  • Jul 6th, 2016 10:00am

Metro Vancouver opposes 10-lane Massey Bridge

Regional district says it can't support $3.5 billion project to replace Massey Tunnel as proposed

  • Jun 29th, 2016 1:00pm

Watchdog calls for real estate reforms, penalties of up to $250,000

Independent Advisory Group issues findings on alleged wrongdoing by realtors, issues 28 recommendations

  • Jun 28th, 2016 3:00pm

TransLink pledges full review of HandyDart

Promise to rethink service standards, contracting out wins praise from users

  • Jun 23rd, 2016 6:00pm

Special SkyTrain gates promised for disabled passengers who can’t tap out

TransLink plans to close faregates now left open by end of July, in favour of short-term fix

  • Jun 22nd, 2016 8:00pm

‘Warrior’ for B.C. Bill Bennett won’t run again

Colourful energy and mines minister opts for family time, recalls his 'extreme' stand against Gordon Campbell

  • Jun 22nd, 2016 5:00am

Metro Vancouver trails Seattle on water conservation

Leaky water pipes a major challenge for regional district

  • Jun 20th, 2016 6:00pm