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Drivers taken to hospital after T-bone crash on the old Island Highway in Nanaimo

Convertible and hatchback collided at Oliver Road on Saturday afternoon, impacting traffic

Hail to the chief – an in-depth interview with Surrey Police Service’s first boss

Chief Constable Norm Lipinski will assume his historic new role on Dec. 14

  • Nov 28, 2020

Abbotsford school district must make amends for harmful residential school assignment: superintendent

'The first step is to unreservedly apologize for the harm … caused to our community': Kevin Godden

Surrey homeless, recovery counts show need for long-term solutions

This was the first time recovery, substance use facilities were included in the count

  • Nov 28, 2020

South Okanagan RCMP superintendent wants to set up dedicated prolific offender task force

Supt. Brian Hunter plans to use the additional officers city council approved for the force

  • Nov 28, 2020

Masks now mandatory on BC Transit buses, at covered bus stops

Face shields no longer meet face-covering requirements per updated policy

  • Nov 28, 2020

Victoria design studio launches line of picturesque puzzles

Puzzle Lab jigsaws locally designed and crafted

  • Nov 28, 2020

Comox Valley schools near mid-pack in Fraser Institute rankings

A few schools went up or down a few points, but most came in with similar marks

  • Nov 28, 2020

Community Kitchen blessed by Laichwiltach First Nation

Hama?Elas Community Kitchen will provide safe place to eat for Campbell River's vulnerable

  • Nov 28, 2020

VIDEO: ‘Shopportunity’ campaign to help Chilliwack businesses succeed

Creation of the Chilliwack Economic Recovery Network to promote shopping locally

  • Nov 28, 2020

West Kelowna cab driver under investigation after altercation over his lack of mask

Passenger alleges cab driver became confrontational when asked about wearing mask

  • Nov 28, 2020

End of Bountiful prosecution wraps up decades of legal battles

Constitutional questions had to be settled before a polygamy prosecution could move forward

  • Nov 28, 2020

Wells Snowmobile Club director shares tips for safe sledding

Two Prince George men were recently stranded on Yanks Peak, one overnight

  • Nov 28, 2020

BC Court of Appeal left to walk tightrope of freedom of expression in Neufeld-Hansman case

Is defamation lawsuit aimed at stifling free expression or does the defamation hinder free speech?

  • Nov 28, 2020

Longtime owner of Sidney’s Haunted Bookshop closes chapter with sale

Odean Long and her late husband moved the business to Sidney in 1996

  • Nov 28, 2020

Grand Forks’ Christmas hamper program collection donations until Nov. 30

The program has been helping those less fortunate in the community for the past 10 years

  • Nov 28, 2020

Indigenous actor, author, elder, leaders appointed to Order of Canada

Outstanding achievement, community dedication and service recognized

  • Nov 28, 2020

Creston residents rally against COVID-19 health measures

More than 100 community members of all ages were in attendance, and many were not wearing masks or practicing social distancing

  • Nov 28, 2020

Sparwood’s food drive to go ahead as drive-in this year

Ed Ehrler of the SAR said it was more important than ever to fill the food bank to the roof

  • Nov 28, 2020

Possible child abduction attempt at North Okanagan elementary school prompts warning

A letter from the school's principal urges parents to be on high alert

  • Nov 28, 2020