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Airport art reports ordered

Smithers council passed airport committee's request for reports on art to be installed.

B.C. man killed while being Good Samaritan on Coquihalla: ‘He couldn’t help but help people’

GoFundMe page has raised more than $15K in honour of 35-year-old Nicholas Funke

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

‘Construction on Sooke Road going well’ – Transportation Ministry

Ministry asks that drivers obey traffic control personnel and watch out for workers

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

Town hall on Woodwynn Farms this Tuesday

Rob Reid, the owner of Frontrunners and a former chair of the Creating Homefulness Society, has organized a town hall to discuss Woodwynn Farms and therapeutic recovery programs amid ongoing issues at the 193-acre Central Saanich property.

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

Indigenous leaders call for change after ‘system fails’ Tina Fontaine

'All of us should be ashamed': Calls for change after jury finds Raymond Cormier not guilty

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

Oakes’ work hangs in YLW halls

Vernon-based artist has work installed in departure area

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

Residents asked to keep tabs on landfill standards

Residents in Golden and the Columbia Shuswap Regional District have been told that forming a committee will help ensure operations at the Golden landfill run smoothly.

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

Truck route in Port Alberni set to ‘low priority’ for now

Cost, location biggest concerns for city council

Quarry bast caused Sumas Mountain landslide in Abbotsford

Work stopped after explosion scars side of mountain

RMI funding confirmed for another year

Discussion around how funding allocated needed, says Kimberley mayor

Fake guns, real danger

'It is human nature for people to react as if it was a real weapon'

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

CRD supports airport funding request

"They have to be kept up to a certain standard"

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

Maple Ridge’s new community centre closer to construction

Designs almost done, another public consultation, project completion by August 2019

BREAKING: Forbidden Brewing Company granted relief from forfeiture

Two weeks after being evicted, the Forbidden Brewing Company is back in business.

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

City of Campbell River backs effort to increase emergency medical funding, policy changes

Increasing resources to improve medical response would be made up for in other savings

Suspect sought in South Surrey taxi robbery

Armed man threatened driver, then fled on foot, police say

Trump suggests more guns in schools to combat shootings

Trump floats two-step plan for gun control: More guns, more control

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

Charge laid in Central Saanich dog cruelty case

Daniel Howard Ruygrok charged after dog found with compound fracture

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

Chilliwack councillor asks if time and money were wasted on pipeline hearing

Council approves ongoing funding for monitoring of pipeline process in Chilliwack

New internship program helps employers hire post-secondary grads

Columbia Basin Trust program creates and retains jobs in the Basin