Port Renfrew’s Pacheedaht First Nation opens water treatment facility

!Indigenous and Northern Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett and Pacheedaht First Nation Chief Jeff Jones cut the ribbon during a special opening ceremony on Sunday of a new water and distribution plant in Port Renfrew. - Contributed
  • Port Renfrew Sooke posted Oct 24, 2016 at 9:00 AM

The new system provides a reliable source of drinking water to the band and eliminates the need for bottled water


UPDATE: B.C. child advocate ends term early

  • Victoria BC updated Oct 24, 2016 at 2:07 PM

Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond says children's minister Stephanie Cadieux has refused to meet with her, but work continues


Golfers bring game to DeMamiel Creek

  • Sooke updated Oct 21, 2016 at 2:33 PM

1,800 golfers try new public course at DeMamiel Creek Golf Course in Sooke


Learn about herbs and healing

  • Sooke updated Oct 21, 2016 at 11:01 AM

Transition Sooke and Food-CHI workshop led by local herbalists at Sunriver Community Garden


Moose hunting restricted further in B.C.

  • Quesnel Cranbrook Smithers posted Oct 21, 2016 at 9:00 AM

Limited entry hunting permits for cow and calf moose have been cut from 1,800 to 200, more restrictions on logging considered


Quake early warning systems slowly taking shape

  • Metro Vancouver updated Oct 21, 2016 at 8:50 AM

Seafloor sensors being installed, land-based network already activated at some schools

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Judges in Alberta custody case ordered boy not to wear girls clothes in public

  • posted Oct 24, 2016 at 2:30 PM

Alberta judges banned boy from girls clothes

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