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Trudeau condemns hateful, ‘toxic segments’ of society after New Zealand shooting

Prime Minister expressed sorrow at the many attacks in recent years

  • Mar 19, 2019

Quesnel’s Teri Mooring new British Columbia Teachers’ Federation president

Quesnel's Teri Mooring will take over as president this summer

  • Mar 19, 2019

District council ponders future of Hope’s existing visitors’ centre and museum

Latest report suggests facility needs at least $163,000 to bring it up to standard

  • Mar 19, 2019

Residents shocked at Soldiers of Odin posters

Some Burns Lake residents were shocked over the March 16-17 weekend to see posters around town bearing the name of anti-immigrant group Soldiers of Odin and seeking support for a cellular phone drive.

  • Mar 19, 2019

Historic ‘Sumas Powerhouse’ in Abbotsford going up for auction

Former B.C. Electric substation - now a redesigned luxury property - open for bids starting Friday

Cougar on Island might have been shot with bow-and-arrow

Conservation officer service looking for animal near Port Alice

  • Mar 19, 2019

Okanagan-Shuswap weather: Warm, sunny days continue

Tomorrow is the first official day of spring - and it finally feels like it across the Okanagan

  • Mar 19, 2019

VIDEO: Vancouver police release clip of ‘life-altering’ 2018 assault in search for suspects

The attack happened at about 2 a.m. on Mar. 31, 2018, outside Pierre's Champagne Lounge in Yaletown

  • Mar 19, 2019

Men ready to strut in their underwear for South Okanagan triathlete

Okanoggin Barbers second underwear fashion show happening Wednesday at Barking Parrot

Teacher receives reprimand after 2017 altercation with student

Gregory Norman Brock was issued letter of discipline, suspended three days without pay.

Penticton council grants funding for operations, utilities to Okanagan School of the Arts

The organization is facing financial difficulties amidst "reinventing its mission"

  • Mar 19, 2019

Nanaimo RCMP stop cyclist with no helmet, find out he’s wanted for murder

Kyle Antonio Dias, 19, to face second-degree murder charge in Toronto

  • Mar 19, 2019

Vancouver Island overdue for the big one, can also expect mega-thrust tsunami

The last big earthquake was 70 years ago in Courtenay

  • Mar 19, 2019

B.C. poverty reduction strategy unveiled in Surrey

The plan is designed to lift 140,000 people - 50,000 children among them - out of poverty

  • Mar 19, 2019

Suspicious fire in Alert Bay burns two homes, spreads to nearby bush

Police say underage suspects have been identified

  • Mar 19, 2019

2019 BUDGET: Reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples key theme in Liberal pre-election budget

Finance Minister Bill Morneau stressed the Liberals commitment to reconciliation from beginning

  • Mar 19, 2019

B.C. minister says rural internet is ‘railroad of the 21st century’

Jinny Sims talks details about the $50-million provincial and possible $750-million federal funds

UPDATE: Miscommunication led to search for missing camper in Nanaimo backwoods

Man man found safe by searchers, grateful for search but said he was never lost or stranded

Disappearance of Merritt cowboy now deemed suspicious: police

Ben Tyner was reported missing when his riderless horse was discovered on a logging road

  • Mar 19, 2019

‘The whole city has changed:’ B.C. woman in New Zealand reacts to mosque attacks

An expatriate and Muslim students at UBC Okanagan deeply affected by white supremacist shooting

  • Mar 19, 2019