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Long-lost Joni Mitchell tapes

Sep 15, 2020 / 5:16 pm

Two long-forgotten tapes featuring the first recordings of Joni Mitchell have come out of storage and into circulation, thanks to a serendipitous turn of events...

Suing over flood damage

Sep 15, 2020 / 4:24 pm

Grand Forks residents whose homes suffered significant damage resulting from massive flooding two years ago have filed a class-action lawsuit against the...

Memorial for virus victim

Sep 15, 2020 / 3:47 pm

The daughter of a man who died of COVID-19 paid tribute to him and other seniors who have lost their lives at a memorial she unveiled in the West End of...

97 new cases, no deaths

Sep 15, 2020 / 3:41 pm

The B.C. government has announced 97 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours. An additional six cases have been reported in the Interior Health region,...

Drive-by shooting hits home

Sep 15, 2020 / 2:55 pm

Mounties in Prince George are investigating after an early morning drive-by shooting in the Spruceland area believed to be targeted. Cpl. Craig Douglass says...

Hunting distracted drivers

Sep 15, 2020 / 2:10 pm

BC Police will intensify their efforts to bust distracted drivers and those not wearing seatbelts this month. As they do every March and September, police from...

Greens don't want election

Sep 15, 2020 / 2:03 pm

The newly elected leader of the B.C. Green party says a power-sharing agreement with the New Democrats provides necessary stability during the COVID-19...

Petition to stop MEC sale

Sep 15, 2020 / 1:11 pm

A day after revealing that Mountain Equipment Co-op has been acquired by U.S. private investment firm Kingswood Capital Management, a petition has been started...

First Nations demand data

Sep 15, 2020 / 12:08 pm

A coalition of First Nations is asking British Columbia's privacy commissioner to compel the Health Ministry to disclose presumptive COVID-19 cases in their...

Derailment cleanup begins

Sep 15, 2020 / 10:45 am

CN Rail says a team of contractors and environmental experts has begun removing potash from the site of a derailment involving a Canadian Pacific train near...

IGA to require masks

Sep 15, 2020 / 10:09 am

Another grocery store chain has announced it will be requiring shoppers wear face masks to enter its stores. IGA stores of B.C. says the requirement will go...

COVID case at high school

Sep 15, 2020 / 10:03 am

A COVID-19 case has been identified at Delta Secondary School. The Delta School District confirmed the positive case in a letter sent out to parents late Monday...

2 more flights on watch list

Sep 15, 2020 / 9:58 am

The BC Centre for Disease Control is warning airline passengers they may have been exposed to COVID-19 on two recent Vancouver flights. Sept. 9: Air Canada...

Stranded for 2 days in crash

Sep 15, 2020 / 9:47 am

A Prince George man is being treated for serious, but non-life-threatening injuries after he was found crawling out of a ditch north of the city. RCMP...

Is it the smoke or COVID?

Sep 15, 2020 / 9:39 am

If you're feeling unwell these days, your first thought might be to get tested for the novel coronavirus. However, wildfires burning south of the border...

BC air among world's worst

Sep 15, 2020 / 6:19 am

Vancouver's air quality is among the worst in the world, Environment Canada said Monday, as wildfire smoke continued to waft across the border from the...

Tiny homes for homeless?

Sep 14, 2020 / 7:06 pm

Vancouver city council directed city staff Monday to examine a series of proposed measures to address homelessness, including creating tiny house villages and...

Car owner to pay $400k

Sep 14, 2020 / 6:02 pm

The Richmond owner of a crashed $200,000, James Bond-style sports car - who tried to sue a dealership and auto body shop - has been ordered to pay almost double...

2 NDP MLAs not running

Sep 14, 2020 / 4:03 pm

Two more cabinet ministers in British Columbia say they won't run again amid speculation about the possibility of a fall election. Forests Minister Doug...

Hundreds at anti-mask rally

Sep 14, 2020 / 3:11 pm

Several hundred anti-maskers marched the streets and gathered at Vancouver Art Gallery on Sunday, Sept 13. What saw several hundred protestors gather without...

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