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Death doula hopes to start a conversation

!Shannon Takacs has recently started working as a death doula and hopes to help people become more comfortable with the subject of death.  - Submitted
  • posted Jun 29, 2016 at 7:00 AM

Shannon Takacs is hoping her life experience will enable her to help people who are facing the end of their lives by being a death doula.

Provincial campsite rush mostly B.C. residents

  • updated Jul 5, 2016 at 8:05 PM

Few BC Parks bookings going to commercial operators, solution is more campsite spaces, Environment Minister Mary Polak says

Video links grow as rural health care shrinks

  • posted Jul 4, 2016 at 4:00 PM

Small communities have more than 400 doctor vacancies, with 'telehealth' and visiting specialists filling gaps

CANADA DAY QUIZ: How well do you know Canadian trivia?

  • updated Jun 29, 2016 at 5:13 PM

In honour of Canada's 149th birthday, we have compiled some Canadian trivia questions. How many can you answer?

Ex-Fernie resident wins top journalism award

  • posted Jun 2, 2016 at 8:00 AM

Patti Sonntag has ventured far from her Fernie roots, but has not forgotten them.

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