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Gas prices in B.C. on the rise: GasBuddy

Analyst Dan McTeague says to expect prices to rise by up to 10 cents starting on March 30

  • Apr 15th, 2017

Mining on rebound, minister moves on

Combative MLA Bill Bennett takes a few parting shots as he heads back to private sector to 'make some money'

Clark seeks Trudeau’s help for forest industry

'We need action' to protect B.C. communities from Donald Trump's border taxes, Premier Christy Clark says

Oceans of powder at Island Lake Lodge

Island Lake Lodge has been offering serious powder hounds thousands of acres of steep terrain and deep snow for almost 30 years.

Work begins on Site C generators (with video)

Last big contractor for Peace dam begins work on $470 million powerhouse works

BC Liberals want to trim WorkSafeBC surplus

Small business group says it's overfunded, BCFed president calls Shirley Bond announcement 'outrageous'

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Year-round B.C. ski resort gets green light

Valemount Glacier Destination Resort to open next year, with the longest vertical drop in North America

B.C.’s online small claims court a world first

Removal of impaired driving, minor civil cases from courts improves efficiency, Justice Minister Suzanne Anton says

Fernie Legion votes to divide building with distillery

The Fernie Legion has voted to approve the sale of a portion of its building to a new distillery opening in Fernie.

Barkside turns ten

Local pet supply story, Barkside Pets, recently celebrated their tenth birthday in Fernie.

Beanpod celebrates six years

Nationally renowned local chocolate shop, the Beanpod, celebrated six successful years in business on February 13.

Premier, US ambassador ‘optimistic’ about softwood talks with Trump team

Ambassador David MacNaughton and B.C. trade representative David Emerson await Donald Trump administration's lumber trade position

Teck stocks mirror the rise and fall of coal

Last year saw a spectacular rise in the value of steelmaking coal but the price has sagged in the first months of 2017.

Negotiators prepare for U.S. lumber talks

Two years trying engage U.S. government on softwood lumber trade have been frustrating, now bracing for Donald Trump administration

B.C. considers business sales tax relief

Finance Minister Mike de Jong considers giving up $160 million in provincial sales tax revenue added to business electricity bills

Premier shifts job focus to technology

Technology, climate innovation replace mines and natural gas in Premier Christy Clark's blueprint for B.C. growth

Horgan takes on Clark, forest companies

Donald Trump trade threats raise political heat for Premier Christy Clark

B.C. job growth confined to southwest

B.C. continues to lead the country in new job creation, but most areas of the province lost jobs in 2016

Lumber trade ‘injury’ claim upheld by U.S.

Softwood lumber dispute escalates as president-elect Donald Trump begins actions to protect American jobs

B.C. lowers cap on payday loan fees

Fee for short-term borrowing lowered to $17 per $100, a rate Public Safety Minister Mike Morris says is second lowest in Canada