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Driver dies after fiery early morning crash in Vic West

The driver was the sole occupant of the single-vehicle crash involving a hydro pole

  • Nov 27, 2020

Vandalism damage at Comox Valley schools way up this year

The amount in 2020/21 is already 50 per cent higher than the previous year

  • Nov 27, 2020

Strict ‘no sparring’ rule keeps boxers safe during pandemic

Sooke Boxing Club keeps pace with new health regulations

  • Nov 27, 2020

Cariboo Chilcotin MLA participates in BC Liberal Caucus virtual oath ceremony

First-time MLA Lorne Doerkson will represent the region

Christmas Hampers underway for Elkford residents in need

The hampers will include food products as well as various items to spread joy this holiday season

  • Nov 27, 2020

Federal Court says class action on COVID-19 airfare refunds a matter for other courts

A proposed class action was launched against Air Canada, Air Transat, WestJet Airlines and its Swoop subsidiary

  • Nov 27, 2020

UBCO student senate votes to extend Christmas break

Move made to support mental health of students, accommodate 'overload' of work

  • Nov 27, 2020

Jason Lum re-elected for fifth term as chair of the Fraser Valley Regional District

The inaugural meeting of the Fraser Valley Regional District Board went ahead on Nov. 25

MLA Clovechok sworn in for second term

Columbia River Revelstoke MLA Doug Clovechok was sworn in for his second term on Friday, November 27, 2020.

Surviving victim of fatal Ballam Road crash in Chilliwack wakes up from coma

Elias Dolbani, 21, is alert, responsive, moving feet six weeks after collision

Langley elementary, independent school latest sites of COVID exposure

Parkside Elementary and Langley Christian has exposure events

  • Nov 27, 2020

Salmon Arm mall not supporting COVID-19 rally

Centenoka Park Mall focused on keeping customers, tenants, staff safe

Elections BC should run Langley byelection, council says

A lack of mail-in capacity during a pandemic is one reason for the request

  • Nov 27, 2020

Trudeau says $542M bound for Indigenous bodies to set up child-welfare services

Trudeau says the new money is for everything from research and expert advice to consultations

  • Nov 27, 2020

Fire claims home in The Slopes at Lake Cowichan

The fire started around 11 a.m.

City of White Rock sets rules for filming

New municipal policy provides framework for productions

Gas going up in Vernon

Prices jumping more than 10 cents at some stations

Development application delayed for high-profile Parksville property

Council refers application to staff for further improvements

  • Nov 27, 2020

BC School Trustees Association president keeps heat on Chilliwack Trustee Barry Neufeld

In a news release, Stephanie Higginson called on voters to take careful note of Neufeld's behaviour

Rumours of vehicle-occupant address checks untrue, say Surrey RCMP

COVID-19 enforcement about education, says Cpl. Joanie Sidhu