Renewed calls for tanker ban after large diesel spill near Bella Bella

!The Nathan E. Stewart tug, pictured here before it sank, was carrying an estimated 200,000 litres of fuel. Most of that is thought to have spilled. - Pacific Wild
  •  updated Oct 18, 2016 at 9:01 AM

It was an accident many people on the Central Coast have been saying is just a matter of time.


Free wifi coming to highway rest stops

  • Victoria BC posted Oct 25, 2016 at 6:00 PM

Free wireless stops are to encourage people not to text and drive, as well as offering weather and road reports to tourists


Sunken B.C. tug's tanks now pumped out, thousands of litres of oil not recovered

  • Bella Bella updated Oct 25, 2016 at 5:41 PM

Tanks of sunken tug near Bella Bella fully pumped out but much of lost diesel unrecovered


BC VIEWS: Health funding charade hides crisis

  • Victoria BC Ottawa posted Oct 25, 2016 at 2:00 PM

The Justin Trudeau government is keeping Stephen Harper's restrictions on health care funding, and pushing home care. It's the right move

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Raid on call centre in India puts brakes on CRA tax scam

  • India posted Oct 25, 2016 at 2:00 PM

Experts are wondering if the scheme is permanently stopped, or if it will resume again when the heat dies down.

Our Town

Rural voice is now stronger in Victoria with new Rural Economic Development portfolio

  • Cariboo-Chilcotin updated Oct 25, 2016 at 1:57 PM

Cariboo-Chilcotin MLA Donna Barnett is now a Minister of State, giving rural communities an advocate at the cabinet table.

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