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Morning shooting injures 1

Jan 16, 2021 / 6:00 pm

After an early morning shooting resulted in injury, the Coquitlam RCMP are investigating the incidents that occurred at a residential building and asking for...

Sasquatch sighting probed

Jan 16, 2021 / 5:21 pm

‘Twas the night of Christmas And through the West Koot Not a creature was sighted Except maybe Bigfoot At least, that’s how the famous poem could...

No to travel ban

Jan 16, 2021 / 2:55 pm

With people discouraged from travelling due to the COVID-19 pandemic, hotels and motels have taken a huge financial hit. And operators are concerned more...

Arrest after shooting

Jan 16, 2021 / 11:45 am

A massive police response descended on a Coquitlam condominium complex early Saturday morning, after reports that a woman was shot and lying bloodied in the...

New cases up and down

Jan 16, 2021 / 11:05 am

New cases of COVID-19 continue to drop in the Central Okanagan, while they're rising across much of the rest of the Okanagan. On Friday evening, two days...

Guilty in fatal head-on crash

Jan 16, 2021 / 11:00 am

Cole Kenneth Archibald MacDonald was found guilty Friday for the impaired driving deaths of a man and woman near Chetwynd in 2016. Dawson Creek Supreme Court...

Victoria airport hurting

Jan 16, 2021 / 10:30 am

Only six flights are expected to arrive and depart over a 12-hour period today at Victoria International Airport. Four other scheduled flights were cancelled,...

'They work and are safe'

Jan 16, 2021 / 9:45 am

While many Canadians are still apprehensive about getting immunized against COVID-19, a recent poll suggests that the majority are willing to roll up their...

More COVID on B.C. flights

Jan 16, 2021 / 9:20 am

The BC Centre for Disease Control has identified 13 more B.C. flights on which passengers may have been exposed to the coronavirus while travelling this month....

Shots fired in Salmo

Jan 15, 2021 / 9:03 pm

A 43-year-old Salmo woman is facing potential criminal charges after she allegedly fired shots in a Salmo home early Friday morning. Around 3:50 a.m., Salmo...

Work continues on Hwy 1

Jan 15, 2021 / 8:21 pm

There will be an extended spring closure on Highway 1 construction in Kicking Horse Canyon. People driving along Highway 1 through Golden should expect to start...

Eviction looms for hospice

Jan 15, 2021 / 6:08 pm

A hospice that has refused to provide medical assistance in dying based on religious objections will have to vacate a facility in Delta, B.C., by the end of...

Snowshoer found dead

Jan 15, 2021 / 5:33 pm

UPDATE 5:30 p.m. A search for a missing 21-year-old snowshoer who was lost overnight in the North Shore backcountry has ended tragically. Search crews spotted...

509 new cases, 9 deaths

Jan 15, 2021 / 3:40 pm

In the past 24 hours, 509 more British Columbians were diagnosed with COVID-19, including 86 in the Interior Health region. The new cases bring the total...

Tourism sector anxious

Jan 15, 2021 / 3:24 pm

B.C.’s tourism sector fears a major setback if the provincial government is able to somehow keep leisure travellers from crossing B.C.’s border with...

Pfizer shortage 'significant'

Jan 15, 2021 / 2:47 pm

British Columbia's health minister says the reduction in shipments of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine to Canada will have a significant effect, but just in the...

UBC director out after trip

Jan 15, 2021 / 2:47 pm

The director of the University of British Columbia's School of Population and Public Health (SPPH) is stepping down after facing criticism for eschewing...

Meng bail details come out

Jan 15, 2021 / 12:38 pm

The bail hearings for Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. CFO Meng Wanzhou this month may be considered to be not a main part of the extradition fight between the...

Settlement after taser death

Jan 15, 2021 / 12:32 pm

A lawyer for a former RCMP officer convicted of perjury after the 2007 death of Polish immigrant Robert Dziekanski at Vancouver's airport says his client...

Charges laid in standoff

Jan 15, 2021 / 10:41 am

Charges have been approved against two Vancouver men following an armed standoff in a Downtown Eastside building in early January. Vancouver Police Department...

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