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Province approves mine near Canal Flats

Project is expected to mine 400,000 tonnes of gypsum over 43 years.

SPCA puts out adoption call for injured cat

Bethany, a tri-pod feline, is looking for a forever home.

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Fernie rallies for support in Kraft Hockeyville contest
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Rare sperm whale spotted in B.C. coastal waters
Boushie's family say they have little faith in justice system

Campbell River fire crews rescue two seniors trapped by mudslide, four homes evacuated

Residents were safely removed from the house and are now staying with family

  • Jan 21st, 2018

Fernie and RCMP go to court over city log books in fatal ammonia leak probe

Log books center stage in clashing of investigations between the city and RCMP

New Denver emergency ward to remain 24/7

Interior Health says it’s postponing changes to operating hours.

B.C. cougar kitten rescued after mother struck by vehicle

Conservation Officers find home for young kitten found dehydrated and frostbitten near Williams Lake

BC Liberal leadership candidate stops in Cranbrook

Andrew Wilkinson drums up local support as race enters final weeks.

Heli-skiing operation “very concerned” by new caribou protection regs

Habitat protection is important, but ‘at what cost?’, asks Nakusp tourism operator.

Lumby supports the vote for Fernie Hockeyville idea

Okanagan village that won the 2016 crown backs Saskatchewan call to vote for Fernie, B.C.

As avalanche danger grows, BC heli-skiers exercise caution

Company relies on guides’ decades of experience

Avalanche Canada issues warning for BC Interior

Conditions are ripe to trigger large, dangerous avalanches, says forecaster

UPDATE: Cops find fentanyl and more after traffic stop

Kelowna cops were alerted to an erratic driver and seized a variety of narcotics

Local governments waiting on marijuana legislation

Municipal and regional governments wading through legalization uncertainty.

Size two avalanche triggered in Orca Bowl

Fernie Search and Rescue extricate skiers injured by size two avalanche