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    Search called off for small plane missing between Edmonton and Chilliwack

    Search called off for small plane missing between Edmonton and Chilliwack


    The military has called off its search for a small, home-built airplane that that disappeared without a trace during a flight from Edmonton, Alta., to Chilliwack, B.C. one week...

    The military has called off its search for a small, home-built airplane that that disappeared without a trace during a flight from Edmonton, Alta., to Chilliwack, B.C. one week ago.

    B.C. Indigenous group touring to advocate responsible mining, big energy projects

    B.C. Indigenous group touring to advocate responsible mining, big energy projects


    A group of Indigenous women is headed to Washington DC next week to elevate the importance of free, prior and informed consent from Indigenous people in big energy and industry...

    A group of Indigenous women is headed to Washington DC next week to elevate the importance of free, prior and informed consent from Indigenous people in big energy and industry projects.

    B.C.'s only legal pot shop on Oct. 17 will be in Kamloops

    B.C.'s only legal pot shop on Oct. 17 will be in Kamloops


    The government's first and only B.C. Cannabis Store will open in Kamloops and more retail locations are "anticipated" in the following months, with over 100 paid applications in various stages of...

    The government's first and only B.C. Cannabis Store will open in Kamloops and more retail locations are "anticipated" in the following months, with over 100 paid applications in various stages of entry.

    How a 'nightmare' motorcycle accident sparked a quadriplegic's entrepreneurial inspiration

    How a 'nightmare' motorcycle accident sparked a quadriplegic's entrepreneurial inspiration


    Antonio Ramunno knew he shouldn’t have been out on his motorcycle, but it was such a beautiful night. He was just ‘pissing around’, doing stuff he knew he shouldn’t...

    Antonio Ramunno knew he shouldn’t have been out on his motorcycle, but it was such a beautiful night. He was just ‘pissing around’, doing stuff he knew he shouldn’t be.

    B.C. ski hill looking for new owner says it will remain closed until buyer found

    B.C. ski hill looking for new owner says it will remain closed until buyer found


    The Mount Timothy Ski Area near Williams Lake is for sale after a series of setbacks including dwindling customers, lightning strikes, thefts, poor weather and technical problems ran the business into the...

    The Mount Timothy Ski Area near Williams Lake is for sale after a series of setbacks including dwindling customers, lightning strikes, thefts, poor weather and technical problems ran the business into the ground.

    How a proposed holiday for reconciliation could affect Canada's economy

    How a proposed holiday for reconciliation could affect Canada's economy


    The Liberal government will declare a federal statutory holiday to recognize the lasting negative legacy of residential schools, but the Conservative Indigenous affairs critic says the holiday would be a financial burden for...

    The Liberal government will declare a federal statutory holiday to recognize the lasting negative legacy of residential schools, but the Conservative Indigenous affairs critic says the holiday would be a financial burden for Canada.

    B.C. professor granted bail but still detained in Slovak prison

    B.C. professor granted bail but still detained in Slovak prison


    A revered, B.C.-based professor who has spent the majority of his career researching human-rights violations against the Slovak Roma has been granted bail, nearly 10 months after he was detained in...

    A revered, B.C.-based professor who has spent the majority of his career researching human-rights violations against the Slovak Roma has been granted bail, nearly 10 months after he was detained in Slovakia.

    Smoky air returns to South Coast as B.C. wildfires continue to burn

    Smoky air returns to South Coast as B.C. wildfires continue to burn


    The ridge of high pressure bringing blue skies to the South Coast is also bringing air from the east, where many wildfires continue to burn, says CBC's...

    The ridge of high pressure bringing blue skies to the South Coast is also bringing air from the east, where many wildfires continue to burn, says CBC's meteorologist.

    Orange Shirt Day founder writes children's book about residential school experience

    Orange Shirt Day founder writes children's book about residential school experience


    Residential school survivor Phyllis (Jack) Webstad is publishing a children’s book about her experience at residential school as a little girl, 'The Orange Shirt Story', hoping people will gain a deeper understanding of the meaning of Orange Shirt...

    Residential school survivor Phyllis (Jack) Webstad is publishing a children’s book about her experience at residential school as a little girl, 'The Orange Shirt Story', hoping people will gain a deeper understanding of the meaning of Orange Shirt Day.

    Two new B.C. blazes erupt near Penticton, says BC Wildfire Service

    Two new B.C. blazes erupt near Penticton, says BC Wildfire Service


    The wildfire on the outskirts of Okanagan Falls is less than a square kilometre in size and roughly half a kilometre away from the area's regional...

    The wildfire on the outskirts of Okanagan Falls is less than a square kilometre in size and roughly half a kilometre away from the area's regional library.

    RCMP shooting highlights dangers of rural policing

    RCMP shooting highlights dangers of rural policing


    Mounties and police leaders say the shooting of an officer in rural Manitoba on Wednesday night highlights the dangers RCMP officers face on a daily...

    Mounties and police leaders say the shooting of an officer in rural Manitoba on Wednesday night highlights the dangers RCMP officers face on a daily basis.

    B.C.'s new rules around hiring for taxpayer-funded construction projects challenged in court

    B.C.'s new rules around hiring for taxpayer-funded construction projects challenged in court


    The Independent Contractors and Businesses Association is asking the B.C. Supreme Court to strike down the provincial government's new hiring model for taxpayer-funded construction...

    The Independent Contractors and Businesses Association is asking the B.C. Supreme Court to strike down the provincial government's new hiring model for taxpayer-funded construction projects.

    New DNA research may help conserve threatened rattlesnake species

    New DNA research may help conserve threatened rattlesnake species


    UBC Okanagan researchers have been sampling the DNA from hundreds of western rattlesnakes in B.C. in an effort to protect the threatened...

    UBC Okanagan researchers have been sampling the DNA from hundreds of western rattlesnakes in B.C. in an effort to protect the threatened species.

    We explain how Canada reports air pollution and what it means for your health

    We explain how Canada reports air pollution and what it means for your health


    The air quality health index reflects the severity of air pollution and how it might affect both the general population and at-risk populations — such as seniors, infants and people with heart or lung conditions in the...

    The air quality health index reflects the severity of air pollution and how it might affect both the general population and at-risk populations — such as seniors, infants and people with heart or lung conditions in the short-term.

    No indoor tennis again this winter, Thunder Bay, Ont., club officials say

    No indoor tennis again this winter, Thunder Bay, Ont., club officials say


    Officials with the Thunder Bay Community Tennis Centre say this coming winter will be the second in a row with no available space to play the sport...

    Officials with the Thunder Bay Community Tennis Centre say this coming winter will be the second in a row with no available space to play the sport indoors.