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Constitutional challenge in polygamy case delayed

Legal process for fundamentalist Mormon leader found guilty of polygamy grinds to a halt.

Kelowna man convicted of fraud for scamming former Google executive

“If it sounds too good to be true, it usually is.”

Audit finds habitat loss, not hunting, greatest threat to grizzly bears

The Office of the Auditor General of British Columbia released a new report on October 24

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Williams Lake Employment Solutions Summit
Homeless man overwhelmed by support in Williams Lake
Caribou Ski theft of donation box
Yellow Vest Canada protesters make themselves known in Williams Lake

Heiltsuk/Mohawk filmmaker premieres documentary about threat of coastal spills

Zoe Hopkins, a Heiltsuk/Mohawk filmmaker, premiered her film at imagineNATIVE in Toronto last week

Bella Coola Community Forest releases public survey results

The results are in from the public survey asking residents how they felt about the BCCF

  • Oct 27, 2017

Former Surrey MP Gurmant Grewal running for BC Liberal leadership

Grewal says he’s running on an ‘experienced, successful’ track record

  • Oct 26, 2017

VIDEO: Wildlife centre reminds people to be bear aware

Bear cubs admitted to centre after mothers put down

Big White opposed to BC Family Day switch

Date change would negatively impact B.C. tourism, consumers, says Kelowna area resort

Rally held for B.C. youth aging out of foster care

Nearly 100 people showed up to provide support to those who have aged out of provincial foster care in the province.

  • Oct 24, 2017

ICBC says 25 per cent more traffic crashes happen on Halloween

It works out to 330 people injured in 920 crashes across the province.

CAO reports to District of Barriere on well construction

Status of well construction and paving projects reported to council

  • Oct 19, 2017

Former camper claims sexual abuse at Cowichan River Bible Camp

Surrey pastor accused of sexual assault is former board member of Vancouver Island camp

Kimberley man pays it back to home town

Mike Gould donates $7.5 million to Kimberley Dynamiters and Kimberley Minor Hockey.

Bull rider Ty Pozzobon’s donated brain reveals chronic traumatic brain disease

It is the first confirmed case of a professional bull rider with CTE

Mt. Timothy president announces hill will open for 2017/2018 season

Mt. Timothy Ski Society has a lot to be thankful for

VIDEO: IIO investigating officer involved shooting on Vancouver Island

One man is dead after police were called to the side of the highway for reports of a man harming himself.

B.C. Wine Institute reaching out to California

Local industry urged to show support for colleagues affected by California wildfires

Fire Prevention Week across B.C.

This year’s theme is ‘Every second counts - plan 2 ways out’

  • Oct 10, 2017

Victoria woman guilty of first degree murder, sentenced to life in prison

Jury rejected not criminally responsible defence in Kaela Mehl’s murder trial