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What’s in a brand? Sparwood logo turns 10

The five-point star and branding has adorned the district's properties since 2011

  • Jan 26, 2021

Man armed with bow and arrow arrested inside Rossland City Hall

A 24-year-old Rossland man is in custody

  • Jan 26, 2021

Viking Air tests Twin Otter at Port Alberni airport

Victoria-based company used rural airport for numerous flights

  • Jan 26, 2021

Remote Charlotte Lake residents prepare for medical emergencies

Many of the local residents are elderly, said landholders association president Anne Kohut

UPDATE: Moderna vaccine arrives at Williams Lake First Nation community of Sugar Cane

Vaccination clinics this week at Elizabeth Grouse Gymnasium

  • Jan 26, 2021

BC SPCA slams proposed changes to mink farm standards after 2 COVID outbreaks

Changes allow use of carbon monoxide to kill mink

  • Jan 26, 2021

UPDATE: Power restored for nearly 1,200 residents in Sooke, Port Renfrew

Outage in Port Renfrew due to fallen tree on power lines

  • Jan 26, 2021

8 Langley schools now on COVID exposure list, 3 added on Tuesday

Public Health has initiated contact tracing

  • Jan 26, 2021

Uber Eats announces expansion into Abbotsford

Food-delivery company is staring with 60 local restaurants

Port Alberni RCMP sees drop in property crime in late 2020

Clamp-down on prolific offenders seen as one reason

Appeal Court says Mudge Island homeowners’ seawall has to go

Court decides right to guard against erosion isn't a 'privileged' property right

Kelowna cannabis company acquires edibles manufacturer for $24.9 million

The Valens Company has acquired LYF Food Technologies

  • Jan 26, 2021

30% of B.C. recovery benefit applications held up in manual review

The province says 150 staff have been reassigned to help with manually reviewing applications

  • Jan 26, 2021

Coldstream committee to review latest designs for new community centre

Design renderings have been released for the centre that would add 84 local child care spaces

  • Jan 26, 2021

Cranbrook Climate Hub to host webinar on sustainable jobs

Bruce Wilson, former General Manager for Shell, will speak on 'looking beyond Keysone XL'

  • Jan 26, 2021

2 years after his riderless horse was found, police believe Merritt cowboy was killed

Two years after he went missing, Ben Tyner's family makes video plea for information

  • Jan 26, 2021

Aldergrove mail thieves caught with letters scattered in Jeep

Both suspects were violating probation orders, police say

  • Jan 26, 2021

Three candidates line up to contest Telkwa byelection

Erik Jacobsen, Klaus Kraft and Dave Livesey have all filed their paperwork for vacant council seat

  • Jan 26, 2021

Active COVID cases drop to four; schools re-open for face-to-face instruction

A total of 63 cases were recorded with 59 now out of isolation

PHOTOS: Check out Greater Victoria’s new wastewater treatment facilities

Long-awaited project has been up and running since late 2020

  • Jan 26, 2021