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B.C. overdose deaths surpass 1,200

96 people died of illicit drug overdoses in October

Feds agree to give provinces 75 per cent of pot tax revenues

Finance Minister Bill Morneau announced the agreement today

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Large fire destroys Port Renfrew property
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      Sooke ocean-front home grand prize for Millionaire Lottery
        RCMP respond to single vehicle accident on Sooke Road

          Be ladder safe both at work and home

          WorkSafeBC wants you to keep safe while hanging those Christmas lights this year

          Federal government to boost treatment options for opioid drug users: minister

          More than 2,800 people died last year as a result of the overdose crisis

          Saanich makes play for more advertising cash

          New advertising policy in effect at Saanich recreation centres

          BC Ferries adds extra sailings for Christmas

          More than 175 sailings are being added, including 130 between the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island

          Red Scorpion associates cuffed in drug-trafficking bust

          Kamloops RCMP lay charges in connection to Red Scorpion drug trafficking ring

          Emergency response ‘well executed’ in B.C. carbon monoxide poisoning

          Emergency Health Services talks about how first responders dealt with this ‘mass casualty event’

          Firefighters protect seaside California towns as blaze rages

          A flare-up on the western edge of Southern California’s largest and most destructive wildfire sent residents fleeing Sunday

          Legacy of Amanda Todd lives on through B.C. foundation

          Todd’s mother Carol stresses the importance of putting the phone down and talking with children

          Esquimalt’s Pyjama Prance tours Township on a frosty morning

          Third annual event sees largest turnout yet, raises $1,738 for Rainbow Kitchen

          Putin declares victory on visit to air base in Syria

          Declaring a victory in Syria, Putin on Monday visited a Russian military air base in the country and announced a partial pullout of Russian forces from the Mideast nation.

          Pipe bomb explodes in NYC subway

          Pipe bomb strapped to man explodes in NYC subway, injuring 4

          Canada’s only commercial spaceport hopes to launch 12 rockets per year

          Nova Scotia’s rocket launch site hopes to eventually host 12 launches per year

          T’Souke-ke Nation breaks ground on Tim Hortons

          New doughnut shop and gas bar expected to open in August