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Woman and dogs fall through ice along Surrey’s Serpentine River

While things seem to have turned out OK this time, woman's husband urges others to stay off thin ice

  • Feb 15, 2019

Fourteen ‘dream’ homes ordered evacuated as sinkholes open in Sechelt

Sinkholes throughout the subdivision have prompted the District of Sechelt to issue evacuation orders

  • Feb 15, 2019

Family Day long weekend expected to be sunny and cool in South Okanagan

Flurries forecasted for the first half of the weekend, followed by bluebird skies and milder temps

  • Feb 15, 2019

Minor hockey players headed to Anaheim

Penticton players are attending Scott Niedermayer's sweater retirement ceremony

From snowshoeing to silent movies – there’s a lot happening in Princeton this weekend

There's no reason to sit at home and watch Netflix this Family Day Weekend.

UBCO students create club to tackle campus food waste

Leftovers Club UBCO let's students know when there's leftover food on campus

Nelson energy retrofit program will expand to rural areas

Nelson Hydro's EcoSave program will serve the entire RDCK

Drivers illegally passing school buses prompts safety campaign

School District #83 count 32 vehicles passing buses with lights flashing in January

  • Feb 15, 2019

B.C. man known as ‘Papa Jimmy’ dies making daily trek to his wife

Maple Ridge 85-year-old made visits to New West for 12 years

Mini Med School events are slated for March

Free info sessions allow attendees a chance to talk face-to-face with local medical professionals

Saanich continues to weed out uncertainty around recreational pot

Council ratifies bylaw prohibiting pot bunkers in Agricultural Land Reserve

  • Feb 15, 2019

Fortis customer shocked by high carbon tax on gas bill

Utility says comparison looks off due flat rate on tax, low cost of gas

  • Feb 15, 2019

St. Paul’s Hospital replacement slated to open in Vancouver in 2026

Announced many times, but this time there's money, Adrian Dix says

Infighting at Kelowna Yacht Club makes it to court

Marc Whittemore, a local lawyer and prominent member of the club, filed a notice of civil claim Feb. 1

Our Place turns up the glamour for Beauty Day

The annual event will run from 9 to 11:30 a.m. on Feb. 15

  • Feb 15, 2019

UPDATE: One person taken to hospital after fully involved shed fire

The person is believed to have been inside or near the shed that caught fire behind Doc's driving range

  • Feb 15, 2019

Indigenous health care still falling behind despite improvements

We want to move from a sickness to a wellness perspective, from weaknesses to strengths