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Campbell River fire crews rescue two seniors trapped by mudslide, four homes evacuated

Residents were safely removed from the house and are now staying with family

  • Jan 21st, 2018

The fine art and sport of carpet bowling

Out and About Column with Shawn Pyy

B.C. cougar kitten rescued after mother struck by vehicle

Conservation Officers find home for young kitten found dehydrated and frostbitten near Williams Lake

Nearly $500,000 available for internships with First Nations government

Funds announced through partnership with Northern Development and Government of Canada

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Women, supporters march throughout B.C.
Justin Trudeau helps catch fish at northwestern Ontario reserve
B.C. announces anti-racism funding for prevention, education
Police launch website for murdered 13-year-old B.C. girl

Grave site brings pilgrims to Fraser Lake

Lejac residential school student Rose Prince’s legacy lives on

  • Jan 17th, 2018

Emergency support services volunteers needed

Regional district is encouraging local residents to volunteer

  • Jan 16th, 2018

Elks Lodge donates $6,140 to Hospital Auxilliary

Vanderhoof Elks have donated over $53,000 to the community in the past 5 yrs

UPDATE: Mount Milligan Mine temporarily suspends operations

There have not been any layoffs at this stage

  • Jan 8th, 2018

BC Liberal leader hopeful Wilkinson shares vision with Rupertites

Andrew Wilkinson travelled to Prince Rupert with two supporting northern MLAs, Ross and Rustad

Majority of assessment notices show slight increase in northern B.C.

Granisle saw the biggest jump in the region

  • Jan 4th, 2018

Province raises threshold for homeowner grant to $1.65 million

Eligible homeowners must apply for the grant each year. To be eligible, the home must be used as the owner’s principal residence

  • Jan 3rd, 2018

Test your knowledge of B.C. news from 2017

How well do you know the events and news headlines of the past year?

Deadly accident closes Hwy 16 west of Prince George

UPDATE: Detour opened. A fatal accident closed Highway 16 west of Prince George Thursday afternoon.

67,000 homeowners get early-warning assessment notice

These notices have been sent out to homes with an above-average increase in their 2018 assessment

  • Dec 20th, 2017

VIDEO: Researchers rely on drones to survey aftermath of B.C. wildfires

UBC researchers are using aerial drones to study the historic 2017 wildfires in the province

  • Dec 15th, 2017

No charges against BC RCMP officer for in-custody death

Conclusion of investigation into the actions of the officer from Valentine’s Day 2015.

Four pedestrians struck within two days

Hospitalised briefly for minor injuries

13th year of dough for a cause

Smile Cookies have so far donated $39,313 to Auxilliary