Local News

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
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Safe needle disposal project gets nod from Williams Lake city council
GRIP Training underway in Williams Lake
Gilberts rescue dying eagle
Unsolved 2008 murder of Gerald Supernault

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

Councillor and other local government officials tell of increasing harassment

Day talked about his experience at a workshop at the Union of B.C. Municipalities

Vancouver Island mayor looking to bring Amazon headquarters to B.C.

New headquarters could bring up to 50,000 jobs and billions of dollars to the local economy

Famous elk back with new headgear on Vancouver Island

He’s sporting a tarp, an innertube, and windchimes now but he’s the same frisky fellow from last year.

Bull moose makes himself at home in Bella Coola Valley

Herd of cows doesn’t seem to mind the unusual visitor, says photographer

Osprey rescued after falling out of nest in Cowichan Bay

Young bird fell from nest

  • Sep 8, 2017

Buckerfields commits to “living wage” for employees

Duncan-based company said it was the right thing to do

Fifty-plus cats surrendered to Victoria BC SPCA from single home

It will cost tens of thousands to rehabilitate the animals

New BC Ferries vessel named the Northern Sea Wolf

It will provide direct summer service from Port Hardy to Bella Coola.