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Distillers hope federal budget scraps alcohol escalator tax

Tax hike set for April 1, marking third automatic increase in three years time

  • Mar 19, 2019

Carfentanil found in 15% of overdose deaths in January: B.C. coroner

Carfentanil is 100 times more powerful than illicit fentanyl and used to tranquilize elephants

  • Mar 19, 2019

A Canadian is the alleged informant in the U.S. college bribery scandal

Morrie Tobin of Montreal identified by Wall Street Journal as informant who helped expose scheme

  • Mar 19, 2019

Okanagan-Shuswap weather: the warm sun is sticking around

Environement Canada forcasts sun, no clouds for Wednesday

  • Mar 19, 2019

Revelstoke roads and weather

Special public avalanche warning

  • Mar 19, 2019

B.C. 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

2019 BUDGET: As deficit grows, feds spend on job retraining, home incentives

Stronger economy last year delivered unexpected revenue bump of an extra $27.8 billion over six years

  • Mar 19, 2019

New physician arrives in April

"Creston is about to welcome another family physician to our component," recruiter Marilin States announced last week.

The rock is no more for Oak Bay ‘Sea Lore’

Council calls for change to controversial location proposed for art installation

  • Mar 19, 2019

Portion of Armstrong road closed after explosive discovered

An ordnance believed to be a grenade found on Smith Drive between Dairy Queen and Anchor Inn Pub

Kimberley Health Care Auxiliary looking for donations

Renovations at the Thrift Store on Howard Street are complete; store is open and donations accepted.

  • Mar 19, 2019

Your daily commute and weather forecast: Mar. 19, 2019

We're expected to see a record high for March 19, beating the 1960 record of 20 C by three degrees

  • Mar 19, 2019

New highways maintenance contractor begins work April-May

Acciona Infrastructure Maintenance Inc. to service Shuswap, North and South Okanagan

Burnaby RCMP arrest man after reports of carrying a gun in Metrotown

The 47-year-old man is known to police

  • Mar 19, 2019

First Nation supports B.C.’s plan to require permits for pipeline operators

Heiltsuk Nation chief says her community's experience revealed gaps in federal spill response

  • Mar 19, 2019

Victim succumbs to injuries suffered in Campbell River hit and run

The female pedestrian that was struck in a hit and run on Feb. 28 in Campbell River has died as a result of injuries received, RCMP say.

  • Mar 19, 2019

Avalanche control tomorrow on Highway 1

Expect closures of up to two hours east of Revelstoke

  • Mar 19, 2019

Okanagan kittens that were nearly crushed are almost ready for adoption

Two feral kittens are recovery following complicated eye surgery

CBSA warns of delays at South Surrey border

Infrastructure upgrading means lane closures likely, especially March 20-22

  • Mar 19, 2019