News

B.C. First Nation Chief Ed John faces historic sex charges

John served as minister for children and families under then-premier Ujjah Dosanjh

  • Nov 14, 2019

Rolling memorial for Armstrong man

Friends to host special tribute for Jesse Haller Saturday

  • Nov 14, 2019

Penticton woman sends fight to reduce preventable medical errors to Victoria

Teri McGrath and senior's centre members presented 150-plus signature petition to local MLA

  • Nov 14, 2019

Short term rentals now allowed in Agassiz

Kent council approved bylaw changes to allow AirBnBs after a second public hearing

  • Nov 14, 2019

Saanich man discovers hidden corners of city while cycling every street in Victoria

Cyclist maps progress while taking on 2019 goal to cover every street with road sign

  • Nov 14, 2019

Transgender inmate in Surrey denied transfer to women’s prison

Petitioner argued denial of transfer to women's prison was unreasonable and unfair

  • Nov 14, 2019

At least 3 hurt in California school shooting, gunman sought

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department looking for a male suspect in black clothing was seen at the location

  • Nov 14, 2019

VicPD unable to locate suspect following James Bay ‘stalker alert’

Flyers posted around neighbourhood warn of man being followed and a verbal confrontation

  • Nov 14, 2019

CMHA Port Alberni to launch community clean-up crew

CMHA received a $51,500 grant from city

Use of force deemed justifiable in arrest of suspect after snowy chase in Nanaimo

Independent Investigation Office of B.C. reports on incident from late last winter

  • Nov 14, 2019

SilverStar to open Nordic trails this weekend

25 km of groomed trails are ready to explore by cross-country skiers

  • Nov 14, 2019

Supreme Court sides with Canadian naturopath in manslaughter, negligence case

84-year-old patient died due to contamination of a vial used during the nutrient injection

  • Nov 14, 2019

Radon levels in new Salmon Arm home a concern

Real-time monitoring shows radon concentration just within federally accepted guideline

City of Quesnel hosting open house at new Forestry Innovation Centre

The new centre will be open Nov. 16 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

  • Nov 14, 2019

Fines bring an end to Tofino’s controversial Poole’s Land community

Michael Poole is selling the roughly 20-acre property.

Kelowna rental rates least expensive among major B.C. cities

The average monthly rent for a one-bedroom unit in Kelowna is $1,233

  • Nov 14, 2019

Cariboo-Prince George MP full of gratitude as he’s sworn in for second term

Todd Doherty is eager to get back to work and help families affected by forestry downturn

  • Nov 14, 2019

City receives annual drinking water quality report

Each year, Kimberley City Council receives an annual report on the quality of Kimberley's source drinking water in Mark and Matthew creeks. Council received the 2018 report at their regular meeting Tuesday evening.

Leftover campaign signs frustrate residents

Social media users have vented frustration over reports that some campaign signs left over from the Oct. 21 federal election are scattered in ditches on the Southside.

  • Nov 13, 2019

Comox Valley Farmers’ Market feeling squeezed for space

The Comox Valley Farmers' Market is feeling the squeeze at the Exhibition Grounds.