Elkford turns to residents for urban deer answers

!Deer and other animals often frequent Elkford
  •  posted Jan 16, 2017 at 5:00 PM

The District of Elkford is turning to residents to decide whether or not to proceed with its second deer cull in three years.


B.C.'s first-time home buyer program attracting applicants, minister says

  • B.C.  posted Jan 16, 2017 at 5:00 PM

Rich Coleman says nearly 30 applications were submitted without six hours of launch


Women's sex-harassment suit against RCMP certified as class action

  • B.C. updated Jan 16, 2017 at 4:28 PM

A formal approval hearing is likely in May, according to the women's lawyers.


Discretionary grant funding

  •  posted Jan 16, 2017 at 9:00 AM

Seventeen community groups are receiving discretionary grants from the City of Fernie this year.


Fernie on Fire raises money for local organization

  • Fernie posted Jan 15, 2017 at 11:00 AM

The City of Fernie hosted it’s second annual Fernie On Fire event, raising $1800 for a local organization.


BC Liberals start 'real-time' donor reporting

  • Victoria BC posted Jan 13, 2017 at 4:00 PM

Premier Christy Clark's promised disclosure shows the money rolling in as 2017 election approaches

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Clean needle programs too dangerous, federal prison officials tell court

  • updated Jan 17, 2017 at 2:13 AM

Needles too dangerous for prison: feds

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