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Justin Trudeau visits Revelstoke to encourage donations to Red Cross

Prime minister urges others to help those affected by the B.C. wildfires

VIDEO: Entangled sea lion rescued near Tofino

An adult female Steller sea lion was facing a potentially painful and slow death on Cleland Island.

Shadow the grizzly cub released into the wild

A well prepared team of experts was on hand in Bella Coola last month to release Shadow

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Glen Arbor sprinkler system fails
2018 Yuletide Dinner
Williams Lake Indian Band opening cannabis retail shop
Interior Roads Area 17 Operations Manager Chad Mernett

Premier John Horgan, NDP cabinet get down to work

NDP’s 22-member cabinet includes minister of mental health

  • Jul 18, 2017

Discounted hotel rooms for wildfire evacuees

Coast Hotels offering support to help ease the burden on evacuees

‘Furious’ Surrey mayor will push Horgan for increase on provincial funding for crackdown on gangs

Linda Hepner says she is ‘embarrassed’ after ‘thugs’ shoot innocent bystander, a 64-year-old woman from Ontario

RCMP send 340 officers from B.C. and Alberta to help with wildfires

RCMP say there will be ‘no tolerance for criminal activities’ in fire evacuation zones

RCMP asking for public patience

RCMP resources from around the province are being deployed to assist with a multitude of fires

  • Jul 7, 2017

BC Ferries reminds vehicle, foot passengers to avoid alcohol and drugs before sailings

Impaired drivers and walk-ons risk being reported to police – 127 were in past year

  • Jul 6, 2017

VIDEO: Langley woman finds nest of bunnies in her backyard

Rebecca McKenzie is asking people to check their lawns before mowing the grass

Countdown on to 18th annual Bella Coola Music Festival July 22 & 23

Summer weather has been slowly emerging in the countdown to the 18th annual Bella Coola Music Festival.

Mother and daughter complete ski traverse from Vancouver to Alaska

The total journey was over 2300 km through BC’s Coast Range over the largest temperate-latitude icecaps in the world

High-ranking Hells Angel dies in Abbotsford hospital

David Giles was vice-president of Kelowna HA chapter

Cabin at Tallio Hotsprings burns to the ground

The cabin has been used locally for years

Victoria mother says child was burned by sunscreen

Says her son began to blister after using a spray-on sunscreen made by Banana Boat.

  • Jul 3, 2017

May numbers: Four deaths per day caused by illicit drugs

The BC Coroners Service says 129 people died during the month of May, slightly down from 136 deaths in April.

  • Jun 30, 2017

Head of Tula Foundation appointed to the order of Canada

The Order of Canada was established by Queen Elizabeth II in 1967.

Exclusive: Lieutenant-governor speaks for first time about minority government (with video)

Judith Guichon could be asked to decide fate of province if Premier can’t win support of Greens.