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Port Renfrew’s Tall Tree Festival cancelled

One of Vancouver Island’s major music festivals hopes to come back for 2019

UPDATE: Driver dies when truck plunges off logging road near Caycuse

Fatal incident near Caycuse claims life of man in his 60s

BC Conservatives call for ICBC reform

Leader Scott Anderson of Vernon calls ICBC ‘national embarrassment

  • Nov 21st, 2017
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Sooke man attempts to break world record in squats to fundraise for B.C. childrens hospital
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Fix-A-Heart campaign at Canadian Tire stores near you
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Tackling the Canadian Forces' physical fitness test
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      B.C. groups to address child sex abuse in sports

      viaSport is organizing a full day of education in association with Canadian Centre for Child Protection and the Coaching Association of Canada.

      BC Hydro issues storm safety tips

      Bulletin indicates “electrical contact incidents resulting in serious injury are on the rise.”

      Accused in violent Kamloops burglary charged with attempted murder

      Accused in violent Kamloops burglary, home invasion charged with attempted murder; victim remains in hospital

      • Nov 22nd, 2017

      B.C. teacher punished after sharing inappropriate personal details with students

      Nicole Monique Vieira has agreed to take a course on respecting professional boundaries

      Opioid prescriptions up across Canada: report

      The report shows the number of opioid prescriptions rose by almost seven per cent, while daily doses on average dropped

      Health Canada hints at government’s plans for legal pot

      Health warnings, plain covers for pot packs under proposed regulations

      Russian meddling has implications for Canada

      Kosovo president Hashim Thaci warns that Russian meddling has implications for Canada

      Washington governor tells BC don’t be ‘daunted’ by Trump

      “I want to assure this assembly that no matter who is in the White House, it won’t affect Washington state’s relationship with Canada or British Columbia.”

      ON THE AGENDA: Victoria council considers short-term rental regs, tenant relocation policy, cannabis retailers

      Council to hear results of public comments on short term rentals, protections for Victoria tenants

      3,800-plant grow-op busted on First Nation reserve

      Three men face charges after RCMP bust a large drug operation on the Soowahlie Reserve near Chilliwack

      • Nov 21st, 2017

      Vigil held for woman whose remains were found on Shuswap farm

      Family and friends remember Vernon resident Traci Genereaux and along with five other missing women

      • Nov 21st, 2017

      VIDEO: Government approves funding of $750,000 drug for B.C. woman

      Approval comes one day after province announces funding for Soliris on a case-by-case basis

      Victoria’s cannabis shops mapped out

      The News offers an interactive look the city’s marijuana dispensaries

      Cannabidiol products available in Summerland

      Products contain medical benefits of cannabis, but with no psychoactive properties

      New B.C. rehab centre opened in memory of son

      Drugs killed her son, and now a Penticton mother hopes to change the system so it doesn’t take anyone else’s