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Golf carts taking to Chase’s streets

The Village of Chase a guinea pig for a new provincial plan

Driver pleads guilty in death of B.C. RCMP officer

Kenneth Jacob Fenton pleads guilty to two counts in the death of Cst. Sarah Beckett in March 2016.

Top court to hear federal government’s appeal on residential school records

A lower court judge ruled to destroy the stories after 15 years unless consent is given to preserve

ELECTION 2017: B.C. will have first minority government in 64 years

Negotiations between parties may determine if B.C. Liberals can continue

B.C. hospital system has been operating over capacity for five years

Statistics obtained by The News show system has been operating over 100% capacity since 2012

NDP extends lead as vote tally continues in Courtenay-Comox

Ronna-Rae Leonard builds lead to 148 votes with 500 more to go

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Final votes being counted in B.C.
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Maple Ridge homeless rally gets heated
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Money Monitor: What to be wary of when borrowing in retirement
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Black Press Extreme Career Fair was held May 11th at the Langley Events Centre
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VIDEO: Online ‘sextortion’ cases involving teen boys spiking: experts

A new website offers confidential online help and information for boys, educators and parents

New museum a safe haven for Michel-Natal history

The Michel-Natal Sparwood museum held its grand opening on Thursday, May 18.

BCEHS reminds parents of window safety

Emergency officials release these tips to make windows safe through the summer

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UPDATE: 22 killed at Ariana Grande concert

Witnesses reported hearing two loud bangs coming from near the arena’s bars at about 10:35 p.m.

Sexual assault policies take effect on B.C. campuses

Universities and colleges were required to implement a stand-alone policy by May 18

Six people in B.C. infected with E. coli linked to flour

BC Centre for Disease Control is warning British Columbians to throw away bad flour

Head of MMIW inquiry says she understands frustrations over hearing delays

The commission is set to hold its first public hearing May 29 in Whitehorse

British Columbian students head to the polls

In a student vote mock election, the BC NDP’s garnered 60 seats, the Greens took 14, the Liberals 12.

UPDATE: Final vote counts coming in, no seat changes yet

Recount in Courtenay-Comox leaves 13-vote NDP lead

Medical wait times cost B.C. patients $2,300 each

New Fraser Institute report places B.C. at second worst in costs associated with long wait times

Fernie man discovers hand grenade in backyard

An Explosive Disposal Unit (EDU) was called in from Victoria to disarm and dispose of the weapon.

Parties jockey for position in B.C. minority

NDP’s John Horgan says he and Christy Clark have nothing to talk about

Elkview wins mine rescue competition

Earns spot at the B.C. Provincial Mine Rescue Competition in Kimberley