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Jaffray Area OCP goes to public hearing

The public hearing will be held November 22nd at 7:00 PM at the Jaffray Community Hall.

  • Nov 16th, 2017

UPDATE: Driver dies when truck plunges off logging road near Caycuse

Fatal incident near Caycuse claims life of man in his 60s

Forecasters promote avalanche safety awareness

Avalanche Canada advising backcountry enthusiasts to get proper training and equipment.

Port Renfrew’s Tall Tree Festival cancelled

One of Vancouver Island’s major music festivals hopes to come back for 2019

UPDATE: Vancouver Island driver killed when logging truck leaves road

TimberWest contractor dies near Caycuse, off the shores of Lake Cowichan

Elk Valley Thrift Shop Society opens new doors
    Investigators hone in on timeline of deadly ammonia leak in Fernie
      Teck Coal pleads guilty to 2014 fish kill
        Health minister says there's no easy solution to opioid crisis
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        Todd Stone campaigns in Cranbrook

        BC Liberal leadership hopeful makes pitch to local supporters.

        Protection service officer at Cowichan Hospital gets award for handling man with knife

        Charles Kraeling honoured for his heroic actions at the health facility during an incident in July.

        VIDEO: Camera records brazen daylight theft of parcel

        Langley family releases surveillance footage to alert others

        Helipad ready for lift off

        Elkford unveils new helipad near firehall

        Connecting generations through writing

        Students sit down with seniors to create book of memoirs

        Witness in Victoria court case admits to previous killings

        The man was a paid agent of the RCMP, who say they had no evidence to back up the confessions

        Constitutional challenge in polygamy case delayed

        Legal process for fundamentalist Mormon leader found guilty of polygamy grinds to a halt.

        Wildlife Corner

        Fewer bears destroyed in the Elk Valley and South Country this year

        Piping set to go into ground for spring

        Elkford puts out two RFPs to replace water piping

        Jumbo resort consultants willing to work with Ktunaxa

        Despite court ruling, project in standstill as proponents deal with government oversight

        Sparwood Elementary students cut ribbon on new trails

        Elk River Alliance partners with Frank J Mitchell to establish interpretive trails

        BREAKING: Supreme Court of Canada dismisses Ktunaxa Jumbo resort appeal

        Ktunaxa argued the area around a proposed ski resort carries significant spiritual meaning