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Cumberland adopts forest management direction statement

Less detailed than full plan, documents sets out decision-making for village-owned land

  • Mar 3, 2021

Greater Victorians offer flood of support to Oaklands Community Centre

Blown hot water tank Monday night leaves staff cleaning up soggy mess

Sidney and Sooke record 57 crabbing violations in 2020

While recreational crab fishery has 'compliance issues,' no evidence of 'large scale poaching'

  • Mar 3, 2021

Happy Kootenay campers set to book trips

BC residents can book their favourite close-to-home campground starting Mar. 8 on discovercamping.ca

Ladysmith Secondary reports another COVID-19 exposure

This makes LSS the school with the most exposure days in the Island Health region currently

  • Mar 3, 2021

Nominate a small local business that has gone above and beyond

Small Business BC Awards recognize outstanding local entrepreneurs from across the province

Public Health Agency of Canada budgets $5B for COVID-19 vaccines, treatments

The price Canada is paying for vaccines has been shrouded in mystery, as contracts are confidential

  • Mar 3, 2021

43 new COVID-19 cases in Interior Health

368 cases in the region remain active

  • Mar 3, 2021

Two more Langley schools added to COVID exposure list

District says individuals are isolating at home

  • Mar 3, 2021

Local workers take up government retirement offer

Program to buffer forest industry closures

  • Mar 3, 2021

First shipment of AstraZeneca vaccine arrives amid confusion over its use for seniors

National committee has recommended that seniors receive Pfizer and Moderna vaccines

  • Mar 3, 2021

Flipped semi in Abbotsford closes portion of Clearbrook Road

Closure starting Wednesday morning is expected to last for several hours

  • Mar 3, 2021

Options considered to extend life of Highland Valley Copper Mine

Teck looking to expand the life of the mine to 2040 instead of 2028 as currently planned

  • Mar 3, 2021

West Boundary arena to get equipment overhaul thanks to provincial grant

The funds are being put toward new refrigeration equipment at Midway's Boundary Expo Rec. Centre

  • Mar 3, 2021

‘Disappointed and baffled’ housing minister warns of tent city in Penticton

Penticton council's decision to close a local homeless shelter could create tent city, says David Eby

  • Mar 3, 2021

Pitt Meadows receives grant for wildfire resiliency planning

City awarded $50,000 as part of provincial program designed to reduce risk and impact of wildfire

  • Mar 3, 2021

Granisle derelict buildings remain standing

Council pondering quotes it has for demolition

  • Mar 3, 2021

Stakeholders respond to employee recruitment campaign housing ‘disconnect’

'Prince Rupert -Make it Home' is 5-year recruitment and retention campaign

  • Mar 3, 2021

Work scheduled for March 8 as part of $48.5M French Creek Pollution Control Centre expansion project

Resident questions Regional District of Nanaimo regarding lack of activity to date

  • Mar 3, 2021

ATM at North Saanich high school torched during early morning break-and-enter

Police dogs searched the exterior and interior of the school

  • Mar 3, 2021