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Local woman offering a helping hand for the honey bees of Bella Coola

Local woman offering a helping hand for the honey bees of Bella Coola

  • Jun 14th, 2017

New online directory for community services launches in B.C.

The new website, bc211.ca, offers help on employment, mental health, housing and more

  • Jun 14th, 2017

Black Press papers shine at Ma Murrays

Papers from all around B.C. took home awards in almost every single category

Are you the next Miss BC, Miss Teen BC or Mrs. BC?

Applications are now being accepted - find out more info here.

Black Press papers take home 53 Canadian Community Newspaper Awards

Newspapers received awards in sports, news and feature writing and photography

The sheer monstrosity of Shanghai!

Contest winner Cindy Keith is sharing China through eyes while on a once-in-a-lifetime all-inclusive trip

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National Aboriginal Day Parade
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VIDEO: Williams Lake Father's Day Powwow
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Williams Lake Father's Day Powwow
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Sea Cadet Annual Ceremonial Review
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Sensational Xi’an!

Contest winner Cindy Keith is sharing China through eyes while on a once-in-a-lifetime all-inclusive trip

From Vernon to the Great Wall

Contest winner Cindy Keith is sharing China through eyes while on a once-in-a-lifetime all-inclusive trip

Hydro challenge offers $50 reward

BC Hydro encouraging residents to reduce their home’s electricity use by 10 per cent. If successful, customers can earn a $50 reward

  • Feb 20th, 2017

Unique items and local talent on display Bella Coola 2016 Arts and Crafts Fair

On Saturday and Sunday Nov 26th and 27th the Bella Coola Valley Arts Council sponsored the annual Bella Coola Arts and Crafts Fair

Voting open for People’s Choice Amateur Photography Competition

Photographers from across the province competed in amateur competition

Abbotsford Airshow: Heroes of the Skies

The Abbotsford International Airshow takes place Aug. 12-14 and includes US Navy Super Hornets and the Breitling Jet Team

We want your best photos

Your BC 'Best Shot' photo contest is now underway. Check out our top 3 photo tips. Entry deadline July 4th 2016

Miss BC: People’s choice award closes June 29th

Miss BC, Miss Teen BC and Mrs. BC Pageant takes place July 1 to 3 at the Chief Sepass Theatre in Fort Langley

  • Jun 18th, 2016

Applications now accepted for Miss BC, Miss Teen BC and Mrs. BC Pageant

Final pageant takes place in Fort Langley on July 3, involving contestants from across the province

Children’s Rights Day urged

Stepping into democratic self-reliance begins at birth, says advocate for day of recognition

  • Nov 18th, 2015

Photo contest winners to be announced

Next Generation Amateur Photographer of the Year to be awarded Oct. 15

  • Oct 9th, 2015

Vote now for the People’s Choice Photo Award

Support your favourite photo by casting a vote by Sept. 7 at abbynews.com.

  • Sep 4th, 2015

Abbotsford to host national character conference

Local event, which runs Oct. 23-24, will feature three renowned keynote speakers.

  • Aug 12th, 2015

Black Press 4 Good raises over $10,000 to recover Vimy Ridge heroes

Historian Norm Christie is raising funds to find and re-bury 44 Canadian soldiers from World War I, which he believes were lost in France