News

Sparwood council defers endorsing Teck dust management plan

District staff noted the company had not adequately responded to concerns raised

  • Sep 24, 2020

Ground broken on new homes for Lake Country families

Habitat for Humanity Okanagan has started work on eight of 12 new homes coming to Powley Court

  • Sep 24, 2020

West Shore man sentenced to four and a half years for sexually abusing foster daughter

Abuse took place over a three year period while daughter was between ages of 13 to 15

  • Sep 24, 2020

BC Liberal Leader talks drug addiction in the Lower Mainland

Drug addiction and public safety a top priority says Andrew Wilkinson

  • Sep 24, 2020

Local M.D. urges keeping social bubbles to six

"This situation is happening in our own communities:" Dr. Kate Niethammer

  • Sep 24, 2020

District at conceptual stages for downtown Kitimat revitalization project

A virtual open house will be held Thursday (Sept. 24) evening

  • Sep 24, 2020

Kelowna man caught with up to 12K child porn files to be sentenced next month

Terry Krock told the court today that he is 'very ashamed' of his actions

  • Sep 24, 2020

Fabrication lab, offices and new washrooms coming to Revelstoke’s Business and Visitor Information Centre

City council awarded the $500,000 contract to Jordan Cochrane Construction

  • Sep 24, 2020

Double the speed limit nets Saanich driver $368 fine, points, car impound in Colwood

Colwood council has identified Ocean Boulevard as a hot spot for speeding

  • Sep 24, 2020

Drug overdose fatalities on the rise in Chilliwack so far in 2020

Toxicity of street drugs dramatically increased during the pandemic, coroners service report shows

148 new COVID cases, 2 deaths in B.C. as Dr. Henry clarifies school exposure protocols

There are 1,371 active cases of COVID-19 in B.C.

  • Sep 24, 2020

RCMP respond to 105 calls in six days

A couple of RCMP case highlights from the last week

  • Sep 24, 2020

How to not have your bike stolen in Penticton

Police are considering new initiatives like 'bait bikes'

  • Sep 24, 2020

Sparwood’s Business Scarecrow Competition kicks off

All Sparwood businesses are encouraged to get involved in the annual festivity

  • Sep 24, 2020

Bella Coola Heli Sports now offering yacht-based heliskiing starting at $319K

BCHS has partnered with Maple Leaf Adventures and the MV Cascadia

Chilliwack Business Excellence Awards return in 2021 with six new categories

Using a virtual format, the awards will celebrate innovation and inspiration in a pandemic

Gas station on Kalum St. in Terrace might become craft liquor distillery

Gas station nearing the end of its lifespan

  • Sep 24, 2020

Kiera Bourque’s sentence ‘an embarrassment’: family of deceased Penticton teen

Bourque was sentenced to one year in prison for her role in the 2017 death of Devon Blackmore

  • Sep 24, 2020