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Cowichan Lake Community Forest Co-op hands out $50K

'Legacy grants' have gone to a variety of groups for everything from a heat pump to meals on wheels

Armstrong cannabis producer sells out of first batch

Initial batch tested at 22.6 per cent THC levels

  • Nov 21, 2019

Cyclist struck in downtown Victoria

Lack of visibility likely the cause of early morning crash

  • Nov 21, 2019

Handmade for Hope proposal at Orca Place denied by council

Motion carried to allow use of the former temporary shelter space as exercise room instead

  • Nov 21, 2019

Highway upgrades aim to protect North Thompson water supply

Cement barrier expected to prevent trucks from contaminating river

  • Nov 21, 2019

Abbotsford man’s murder trial set for January

David Albert Miller charged in death of 52-year-old woman in Kamloops

  • Nov 21, 2019

VIDEO: One man dead after early morning house fire in Willoughby

Two other people were sent to hospital with injuries

  • Nov 21, 2019

Festive Cheer helps unpave paradise at Kus-kus-sum

Project Watershed and the Kus-kus-sum project have been chosen as the recipients two years in a row.

  • Nov 21, 2019

Cohousing project seeks new members for Langley development

With land located, new future residents are sought

  • Nov 21, 2019

Pedestrian suffers ‘life threatening’ injuries after being hit by train in Surrey

The crash happened around 7:20 p.m. near the intersection of 53rd Avenue and 184th Street

  • Nov 21, 2019

New book helps to preserve Okanagan First Nation’s language

Okanagan Nation interdiscplinary artist Billie Kruger launched a new book called "Blue Coyote"

  • Nov 21, 2019

Byelection coming for Kootenay Columbia school trustee

The board appointed its Chief Election Officer at the Monday meeting

Doctors alarmed by Ontario teen’s brush with death due to vaping-related disease

Boy went from being in perfect health to being on life support after just five months

  • Nov 21, 2019

Master plan being prepared for Okanagan Rail Trail

The plan will enhance the user experience, while also protecting the natural environment.

  • Nov 21, 2019

‘Actors can play any roles’: Debate over ‘colour-blind’ casting after Victoria lawsuit

Tenyjah Indra McKenna filed a complaint over racially-motivated casting

  • Nov 21, 2019

Community gathers for inaugural Transgender Day of Remembrance vigil in Penticton

Transgender Day memorializes those who have been murdered

  • Nov 21, 2019

Harrison to begin review of official community plan in 2020

The OCP was last updated in 2007

  • Nov 21, 2019

Snow-clearing facts: One fine issued last year for not clearing sidewalks in Abbotsford

City used 3,500 tons of salt last year, paid just 5 cents/pound

Victim of downtown Courtenay assault dies from injuries

Person of interest identified by RCMP

  • Nov 21, 2019

Volunteers organize annual clean up of illegal dumping sites

Waste found by Copper River included an abandoned RV, leaking batteries

  • Nov 21, 2019