New projects will use B.C. mass
0406 - The expansion of the Royal B.C. Museum in Victoria and the replacement of St. Paul’s Hospital in Vancouver will showcase the province’s
leading role in mass timber construction, Premier John Horgan says.
Gabriola school gets $105,000 for playground
Gabriola Elementary School’s playground will become easier to access for all users following a pledge
of $105,000 from the B.C. government. Nanaimo Ladysmith Public Schools is one of 34 school districts receiving money from the government’s playground equipment program, and according to a press release, the playground equipment is expected to be ready
for this fall.
Island's last adoption clinic to close
The Island’s only adoption clinic, Choices Adoption and Pregnancy Counselling Agency, closes its doors on May 31 after 30
years of placing 1,000 children with families across the province.
More money for damaged forest enhancement
$3.4 million in Forest Enhancement Society of B.C. funding was announced by the Minister of Forests this week.
The grants will support eight projects aimed at improving low-value forests or damaged forests in 100 Mile House, Burns Lake, Terrace and Haida Gwaii, said FESBC executive director Steve Kozuki.
One year later: Memorial service for those killed in Humboldt crash
HUMBOLDT, Sask.— A memorial service being held today to mark one year since the Humboldt Broncos tragedy will include a moment of silence at 4:50 p.m
As threat of wildfire grows, BC lets logging debris litter landscape for years
After managing the fight against last summer’s massive Shovel Lake fire, a member of the B.C. Wildfire Service had a major
complaint about what... More
Magnitude-2.9 earthquake strikes near Victoria Friday night
you felt rumbling near Victoria Friday night, it may have been a small magnitude-2.9 earthquake that hit near the San Juan Islands. Seismologists f... More
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- New medication card to reduce accidental drug poisoning
Truck driver arrested after fleeing with officer standing on steps of rig
Officials search for source of salmonella in 6 provinces including B.C.
Police investigate late night shooting at Langford duplex
Campbell River man comes face-to-face with two cougars
Necropsy shows dead grey whale in was emaciated
Local Island opposition could resurface if whale hunt resumes
Emergency crews respond to head-on crash on Millstream Road
West Shore RCMP release sketch of attempted robery suspect
Wind warning issued for most of Vancouver Island