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COVID-19 vaccinations get underway in Smithers

First doses are being administered to long-term care residents and priority health care staff

  • Jan 22, 2021

First Nations Leadership Council denounces attempt to overturn salmon farm ban

B.C.'s producers filed for a judicial review of the Discovery Islands decision Jan. 18

  • Jan 22, 2021

Garibaldi secondary in Maple Ridge exposed to COVID-19

Fourth case of virus at a high school in School District 42 in 2021

Trudeau, Biden to talk today as death of Keystone XL reverberates in Canada

President Joe Biden opposed the Keystone XL expansion as vice-president under Barack Obama

  • Jan 22, 2021

Quesnel planning on shutting down ballfields

City council hopes maximize the usage at West Fraser Timber Park and Barlow Creek

  • Jan 22, 2021

Two cannabis shops vie for last downtown Vernon spots

Applications for stores within 240m of each other and a third retailer up for consideration

  • Jan 22, 2021

Tempers fly over a pricey picnic shelter in the North Westside

Lack of detail on $121,000 shelter expenditure further incites self-govenance wishes

  • Jan 22, 2021

Courtenay brewery takes silver medal at Canadian Brewing Awards

"It's huge - they are the biggest awards in Canada that you can get (in the brewing industry)."

Kelowna won’t look at nixing automatic pay raises for council, mayor

Mayor Colin Basran said the raise is minuscule, won't look at changing policy amid residents' COVID struggles

  • Jan 22, 2021

Overnight lows of -18C in the forecast for Williams Lake Friday

Colder temperatures will persist through the weekend and next week

Only one new case of COVID-19 in Golden region

The data shows new cases from Jan. 10 - 16

  • Jan 22, 2021

Pedestrian struck crossing Roberts Street

The driver remained on scene and is cooperating with police

  • Jan 22, 2021

Sparwood backs calls to declare Canadian overdose crisis a national public health emergency

Paramedics across B.C. responded to more overdose calls in 2020 than ever before

  • Jan 22, 2021

Early morning blaze guts Chilliwack restaurant

The fire erupted north of the overpass closing one lane of Yale Road

  • Jan 22, 2021

Surrey to host 1 of 3 post-COVID recovery clinics in Lower Mainland

The Jim Pattison Outpatient Care and Surgery Centre is located at 9750 140th Street

  • Jan 22, 2021

BC Supreme Court rules Highlands quarry work can continue

District bylaws won't apply until quarrying activities are complete

  • Jan 22, 2021

VIDEO: Two-alarm blaze in Langley’s Willoughby neighbourhood

Crews respond to multiple reports of a structure fire in the 7200 block of 208th Street on Friday

  • Jan 22, 2021

Video on women’s march emphasizes that violence against women increasing

Key messages from Chilliwack women leaders as the FV Marches for Women March goes virtual

Rockets keeping busy during COVID pause

The team is still practicing, waiting for the go-ahead for games

  • Jan 22, 2021