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Chief medical adviser says Health Canada preparing for quick approval of boosters

There are three variants of concern now identified in Canada

  • Mar 4, 2021

Streetlight replacements may cause traffic delays and detours in Parksville

BC Hydro program to begin week of March 8

  • Mar 4, 2021

Oliver man arrested for having a handgun in his waistband near a bank

A sawed-off shotgun was also seized from his vehicle

  • Mar 4, 2021

Kimberley couple wins free groceries for a year

A $5200 value from Mark Creek Market

Developer investigating former Hammond Cedar site

Vancouver-based Conwest in talks with Interfor to buy riverfront property

COVID-19 exposures confirmed at two Kelowna schools

Pearson Road Elementary, Rutland Senior Secondary confirm one case of the virus at each school

  • Mar 4, 2021

Kootenay Columbia students debate virtually for provincial cup

Two Grade 8 students are bound for the Canadian Junior Nationals in May via Zoom

Terrace RCMP seize suspected methamphetamine, fentanyl following traffic stop

Police observed passenger of the vehicle trying to hide bags of white substance between their legs

  • Mar 4, 2021

Three years after Broncos bus crash, Logan Boulet still inspiring organ donation

Nearly 147,000 Canadians registered to be donors in the two months after the crash

  • Mar 4, 2021

Nuu-chah-nulth cultural centre pitched for Port Alberni

Three possible locations put forward for multi-million-dollar centre

Lansdowne school grounds could be home to new Francophone school

Demand for Francophone schools taking off

MISSING: Daniel Fortin, 55, last seen in Victoria March 1

Anyone who sees Fortin asked to call 911

  • Mar 4, 2021

Wilks: RDEK funds for Angel Flight a ‘no-brainer’

Wilks said he would be supporting the request for funds at Friday's RDEK meeting

  • Mar 4, 2021

Blind spot leaves Victoria airport’s new $4.3-million taxiway extension unusable

Solution has been put on hold by COVID-19 pandemic, says airport authority

  • Mar 4, 2021

Water bottling ban, parking key changes for Cumberland zoning

Bylaw on amendments still need adoption following March 2 hearing

  • Mar 4, 2021

West Kelowna structure fire results in death of pets, injured firefighter

Crews arrived at the Ponderosa Rd. home to find the rear of the building engulfed in flames

  • Mar 4, 2021

Rock Talk enjoys near record attendance despite going virtual

Smithers Exploration Group extremely happy with event as it kicks off its 50th anniversary year

  • Mar 4, 2021

Sagmoen to enter plea for assault charge involving North Okanagan RCMP

The offence allegedly took place on Oct. 29 in or near Spallumcheen

  • Mar 4, 2021

COVID-19 variant exposure at Mountain Elementary in Abbotsford

Someone with new COVID-19 variant exposed school for 5 consecutive days in late February

  • Mar 4, 2021

Point Ellice House in Victoria looks to patch up during pandemic

Woodpeckers, leaks and rot keep museum head busy