Wire Service

‘It’s about equality’ says Penticton man rallying for Black Lives Matter

"Canada is not exempt from racism and oppression," said Geoff Stathers, standing with his #BLM sign

  • Jun 4, 2020

‘It’s about equality’ says South Okanagan man rallying for Black Lives Matter

"Canada is not exempt from racism and oppression," said Geoff Stathers, standing with his #BLM sign

  • Jun 4, 2020

‘Life’ returns to Langley schools as students return

Fewer than one in three students are back as June classes remain optional

  • Jun 4, 2020

Angel Flight takes flight from Creston after being grounded by COVID-19

Angel Flight is a volunteer-run organization which gives people flights to doctors appointments

  • Jun 4, 2020

Black Lives solidarity demonstration to be held in Nanaimo tomorrow

Event happening from 3-5 p.m. June 5 at Maffeo Sutton Park

  • Jun 4, 2020

City of Terrace considers reopening playgrounds, day camps

Sportsplex and aquatic centre likely to remain closed through summer

  • Jun 4, 2020

COVID-19: City of Parksville announces gradual re-opening plan

Sports courts and playgrounds to open June 5

  • Jun 4, 2020

Designate the Island as a bubble region

Many countries, regions and including the B.C. government talk of creating "a bubble" to protect ourselves and others from COVID-19 spreading. Vancouver Island has been many weeks with no new cases, basically, it's been eradicated on Vancouver Island.

  • Jun 4, 2020

EDITORIAL: Side effect of reopening economy may be more reckless driving incidents

More kids are out on bikes and more drivers are speeding on our roads

  • Jun 4, 2020

Editorial: What comes next for the homeless?

We hope there is a plan in the works to make this housing-for-all push more permanent.

  • Jun 4, 2020

Editorial: What comes next for the homeless?

We hope there is a plan in the works to make this housing-for-all push more permanent.

  • Jun 4, 2020

Fibre installation for South Hazelton begins

Citywest says it will install cable in the summer and home installations in the fall

  • Jun 4, 2020

Gold River ready to welcome visitors and restart local businesses

In contrast to single-industry remote communities, Gold River's diversified economy might help it better survive after reopening

  • Jun 4, 2020

Golden weddings still happening, despite COVID

While the weddings tend to be smaller, Julia Cundliffe says the commitment is still real

  • Jun 4, 2020

Health Care Thrift Store permitted to get a storage container

News from Ashcroft council

  • Jun 4, 2020

Horgan calls for national anti-racism program; will pitch idea to PM, premiers

Premier John Horgan said he's horrified by the death of George Floyd in the United States

  • Jun 4, 2020

Hotel stabbing in Milner sends man to hospital

Langley RCMP say more than one attacker may have been involved

  • Jun 4, 2020

Houston mill to re-open June 8

Ends lengthy shutdown which began in March

  • Jun 4, 2020

Injured equestrian rescued in North Okanagan

The Vernon Search and Rescue Group Society assisted in the Wednesday evening rescue

  • Jun 4, 2020

Injured equestrian rescued in North Okanagan

The Vernon Search and Rescue Group Society assisted in the Wednesday evening rescue

  • Jun 4, 2020