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Lane closure in Courtenay at Lewis Centre

The City of Courtenay will be working on the water distribution system on the Old Island Highway at Puntledge Road this week, in front of the Lewis Centre. Construction is scheduled to begin on Tuesday, Oct. 16, with completion expected by Friday, Oct. 19.

  • Oct 15th, 2018

Cloverdale apartment tenants won’t be ‘renovicted’ after all

Settlement agreement will allow residents to stay in their homes during renovations

Michelle Mungall’s baby first in B.C. legislature chamber

B.C. energy minister praises support of staff, fellow MLAs

Trump to visit Florida, Georgia; search ongoing for missing

The death toll from Michael's destructive march from Florida to Virginia stood at 17.

  • Oct 15th, 2018

Resolution found in Vernon car surfing death case: defence

Byron James Walterhouse will appear to fix a date for disposition Oct. 18

  • Oct 15th, 2018

Growing numbers of Vancouver Islanders get flu shots

In 2017 alone, more than 240,000 people got vaccinated

  • Oct 15th, 2018

Victoria among Top 10 sunniest Canadian cities

Victoria ranks 6th in sunny days per year

  • Oct 15th, 2018

Your Cranbrook Municipal Election Candidates

General Voting Day is Saturday, Oct. 20, at Laurie Middle School from 8 am to 8 pm. Advance voting is Wednesday, Oct. 17, at the Cranbrook Senior Centre on 17th Ave. South and 2nd Street South, from 8 am to 8 pm

VIDEO: Surrey firefighters battle simultaneous blazes overnight

Residents have been displaced from both fires, says Surrey fire department

  • Oct 15th, 2018

West Shore RCMP put best foot forward

Interaction with community a key focus of foot patrols

  • Oct 15th, 2018

Police probe suspicious death after senior’s body found near Lillooet

Public is not believed to be at risk

  • Oct 15th, 2018

Growing numbers of Vancouver Islanders get flu shots

In 2017 alone, more than 240,000 people got vaccinated

  • Oct 15th, 2018

Fundraisers planned to help rebuild Mission’s Silverhill Hall

A Halloween party and a GoFundMe page created to help raise money

  • Oct 15th, 2018

B.C.’s proportional representation referendum: The case against switching to PR

Opponent says there's more accountability with 'first-past-the-post'

  • Oct 15th, 2018

Smoke from pile burns to be visible near Williams Lake

BC Wildfire Service crews are planning to burn piles of woody debris near Fox Mountain over the next four weeks, depending on site and weather conditions.

  • Oct 15th, 2018

Homeless Action Week: Our Place Society asking for blankets, sleeping bags

The fundraiser is off to a slow start as the days get colder

  • Oct 15th, 2018

Lumby high school program earns B.C. honour

Charles Bloom Secondary's forestry program earns Minister's award for innovation and excellence

  • Oct 15th, 2018

VIDEO: Monday Roundup!

Elections stuff, youth homelessness, WEED!

  • Oct 15th, 2018

B.C. man who abducted and assaulted 11-year-old girl has parole rules tightened

Brian Abrosimo made 'inappropriate and sexualized' comments to female staff

OBITUARY: Remembering Sooke’s Bill Wilson

Local entrepreneur died on Oct. 6.

  • Oct 15th, 2018