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Dr. Bonnie gets emotional

Dec 1, 2020 / 6:28 am

British Columbia recorded 46 more deaths over the last three days, its highest number of fatalities for that time period. Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie...

Henry: 'Onus on all of us'

Nov 30, 2020 / 5:36 pm

Provincial health officer, Dr. Bonnie Henry says there is a way out of the COVID-19 pandemic, but says it's up to all of us to "do the right...

Snowmobiler killed in slide

Nov 30, 2020 / 4:43 pm

A 35-year-old Dawson Creek man was killed last Saturday when he was caught in an avalanche while out snowmobiling north of Mackenzie. Police and rescue...

Bodies still not identified

Nov 30, 2020 / 4:34 pm

Vancouver Island’s major crime unit is still trying to locate the driver of a light-coloured sedan who picked up two hitchhikers near the scene of a...

2,077 new cases, 46 deaths

Nov 30, 2020 / 3:25 pm

B.C. has recorded the largest death toll related to the COVID-19 pandemic over the weekend. During her Monday update, an emotional Dr. Bonnie Henry said 46...

Merrifield to critique health

Nov 30, 2020 / 2:35 pm

Rookie MLA Renee Merrifield will play a key role in interim BC Liberal leader Shirley Bond's shadow cabinet. Merrifield, the newly-elected MLA for...

Gold eagle saga continues

Nov 30, 2020 / 2:23 pm

A legal battle over a missing diamond-encrusted eagle statue valued at nearly $1 million will continue, more than four years after the artwork was stolen during...

New land registry launched

Nov 30, 2020 / 2:20 pm

The B.C. government has launched a new land registry that it says will help combat money laundering and make the real estate market more transparent. Beginning...

Still waiting on gym refunds

Nov 30, 2020 / 2:18 pm

Some customers who were charged by Fitness World after cancelling their memberships have been waiting to get their money back for months, despite the...

Healthcare's systemic racism

Nov 30, 2020 / 11:33 am

A report into systemic racism against Indigenous people in B.C.’s health care system found hundreds of examples of racism, prejudice and profiling...

Agency asks 'Am I racist?'

Nov 30, 2020 / 11:31 am

You may be able to spot large black signs with bold, white writing throughout the city asking a simple question with complicated implications: “Am I...

Cat found after landfill escape

Nov 30, 2020 / 11:23 am

Sunny the cat may have used up one of his nine lives, but it's a happy ending after workers retrieved the wayward feline from the Revelstoke landfill. Dylan...

Fined for hunting with drone

Nov 30, 2020 / 10:39 am

A Fort St. James man has been fined $1,000 for hunting with a drone. Paul James Hesse was issued the penalty on Nov. 9 in Fort St. James provincial court. He...

High wind warning for coast

Nov 30, 2020 / 9:37 am

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for Metro Vancouver due to powerful winds moving across the B.C. South Coast. This morning, a strong...

Fatal shooting in Surrey

Nov 30, 2020 / 7:09 am

Surrey RCMP say a man is dead following a shooting in Fleetwood Sunday evening. They say officers responded to a shooting call around 7:40 p.m. in front of a...

Combatting women's cancer

Nov 30, 2020 / 4:00 am

The BC Cancer Foundation's virtual Discovery 2020 raised $85,000 in support of the foundation's efforts to fund research into women's cancers. ...

Team approach to recovery

Nov 29, 2020 / 3:30 pm

The British Columbia cabinet minister appointed to lead the province's COVID-19 pandemic recovery says he plans to mount a large team effort from inside and...

Church fined for service

Nov 29, 2020 / 2:50 pm

A Langley church has been fined after holding an in-person service Sunday morning. The Langley RCMP received a complaint about a gathering at Riverside Calvary...

Cancer during pandemic

Nov 29, 2020 / 2:30 pm

Dean Coleman can’t wait to say good riddance to the pandemic and return to less stressful times when he and his wife Janna can resume normal operations at...

Plow crash caught on cam

Nov 29, 2020 / 11:03 am

A driver is lucky to have walked away after surviving a snowplow accident east of Prince George. On Nov. 27 Dave Landine was driving slowly through terrible...