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Solitary confinement gets overhaul at Abbotsford prison

'It's more social,' Matsqui Institution's citizens advisory committee chair says

Fire crews battle large blaze at Courtenay hostel

Courtenay Fire Chief Don Bardonnex said nobody was injured

  • Mar 23, 2019

100 Mile House and District Council considers immigration pilot program

Over 30 communities will participate in Regional Entrepreneur Immigration Pilot Program

  • Mar 23, 2019

VIDEO: Windy conditions cause fire on rural Surrey property to spread ‘quickly’

Department on scene for about four hours

  • Mar 23, 2019

Sparks fly as SUV speeds down wrong side of Highway 1 trying to flee RCMP

Captured on video, the vehicle headed westbound against oncoming traffic before crashing

  • Mar 23, 2019

The blind lead the blind at the Pacific Training Centre

Centre specializes in teaching visually impaired people everyday skills to live an independent life

  • Mar 23, 2019

Province announces $18.6 million for B.C. Search and Rescue

The funding, spread over three years, to pay for operations, equipment, and training

  • Mar 23, 2019

Distracted driving campaign in Williams Lake nets 18 drivers in four hours

First offence $578, second offence $888

Abbotsford council votes to increase their event expense limits

Increase needed in case annual conferences require significant travel, staff say

Pieces of Penticton’s history up for auction at 4th Meridian

Collectors have the chance to own vintage ads, books, sketches and more

  • Mar 23, 2019

BREAKING: Large structure fire at downtown Courtenay hostel

A fire in downtown Courtenay has engulfed the Cona Hostel at the corner of Anderton and 5th Street Saturday morning.

  • Mar 23, 2019

VIDEO: Stolen Bentley seen driving wrong way in viral video has been recovered

Dash cam captured coupe nearly colliding with oncoming traffic

98-year-old cyclist in critical condition after struck by car in Abbotsford

83-year-old driver stayed on scene and did not suffer any injuries in the incident

  • Mar 23, 2019

Plans redrawn for Fraser Valley Inn redevelopment

Owner of building scales back plans on inn site, adds proposal to build second low-rise

French yellow vest protests staged amid enhanced security

Authorities banned protests Saturday from the capital's Champs-Elysees avenue

  • Mar 23, 2019

Wires left dangling after van crashes into hydro pole in Dashwood

Road closed while BC Hydro crews dealt with situation

  • Mar 23, 2019

New Work BC office scheduled to open April 1

Kopar Administration, the new Work BC contractor, still looking to fill positions in Smithers office

  • Mar 23, 2019

Vancouver-bound transit bus involved in fatal crash near Seattle

One man was killed and a woman injured in crash with bus purchased by TransLink

  • Mar 23, 2019

Victoria police concerned about missing man’s well-being

Delmer was reported missing on March 19

  • Mar 23, 2019

Revelstoke roads and weather

Chance of rain

  • Mar 23, 2019