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RDEK postpones vote on subdivision citing possible conflict of interest

In June, the Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) board postponed consideration…

Two businesses now operating under one roof

Two key tourism organizations are now operating under one roof; the Fernie…

VIDEO: Entangled sea lion rescued near Tofino

An adult female Steller sea lion was facing a potentially painful and slow death on Cleland Island.

Nature Conservancy of Canada closes access to lands due to fire risk

Asks public to avoid Ancient Cottonwood Interpretive Trail and Mount Broadwood

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Fernie Search and Rescue now equipped for long-line rescues
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UNDER EVACUATION: Prince George, Kamloops prepare for longterm
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Police rule 13-year-old’s death a homicide, investigation continues
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UNDER EVACUATION: Leaving the fate of Williams Lake in Mother Nature's hands
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Premier John Horgan, NDP cabinet get down to work

NDP’s 22-member cabinet includes minister of mental health

Unprovoked assault puts young man in hospital

The Elk Valley RCMP is requesting that anyone with information please come forward

MLA Shypitka resigns from city council

MLA responsibilities a full time job, while city council duties could create conflicts.

Discounted hotel rooms for wildfire evacuees

Coast Hotels offering support to help ease the burden on evacuees

Lightning sparks small wildfires throughout Southeast Fire Centre

28 small fires started in southeastern B.C. on Monday, but none are threatening

‘Furious’ Surrey mayor will push Horgan for increase on provincial funding for crackdown on gangs

Linda Hepner says she is ‘embarrassed’ after ‘thugs’ shoot innocent bystander, a 64-year-old woman from Ontario

RCMP send 340 officers from B.C. and Alberta to help with wildfires

RCMP say there will be ‘no tolerance for criminal activities’ in fire evacuation zones

RCMP asking for public patience

RCMP resources from around the province are being deployed to assist with a multitude of fires

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Southeast Fire Centre bans campfires

Fire danger rating high to extreme throughout the region.

Police seeking suspect following alleged sexual assault

The RCMP are actively searching for a suspect following incident at Boundary Creek Provincial Park