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$100,000 kicks off new wildfire recovery campaign

Campaign looks to “ReLeaf” fire affected areas

Needles killer frightened many in our town: BC author

Roy Bugera disrupted life in a quiet Vancouver Island village before moving to Arrow Lakes

Video: MP hears pot, pipeline and politics concerns

South Okanagan-West Kootenay MP hosts town hall forum in Penticton

B.C. MLA calls for equal pay in the workplace

Applause greets Surrey South politician’s quest to close economic gap

B.C. police departments to roll out electronic tickets

Starting March 5, five local police departments will try a pilot program to deliver eTickets

MLA Larson flooded with out-of-riding daylight saving emails

Liberal MLA urging out-of-riding supporters of her bill to write government and their own MLAs

No leads on Montreal boy missing since Monday: Police
'New wave' of anti-pipeline protests return to Trans Mountain site
Survivors tell stories at rally against '60s Scoop settlement
Protesters back at Kinder Morgan pipeline site, a day after court banned them

Contest woos creative workers to Kaslo

Fun stunt highlights serious concern for rural B.C. towns

Suspect caught after village-wide search

Midway and Grand Forks RCMP were involved.

Destination BC’s Highway 3 destination development strategy set to debut

The final draft of a destination development strategy for the Highway 3 corridor is ready.

Man, who promised millions to Kimberley hockey team, admits to fraud in unrelated case

Mike Gould pledged to donate $7.5 million last fall, but the team has yet to receive any cash

Major hurdle cleared for Cannings’ infrastructure bill

Cannings’ bill to push wood infrastructure got oak-ay from commons, headed fir committee study

Avalanche warning issued across Southern Interior

Danger rating is high across mountainous ranges in the Kootenays, Cariboo.

Shypitka reacts to Alberta wine boycott

Kootenay East MLA says BC government irresponsible for playing pipeline politics.

Wife dies 4 days after husband killed in same car crash on Highway 3

Joan MacKinnon was taken to hospital following the collision on Saturday, east of Yahk

Urban deer translocation study wraps up

Study tracked urban deer removed from four communities in the East Kootenay.

UPDATE: Cranbrook mourns firefighter

Tractor trailer and pickup truck with horse trailer collided head on

WestJet flights from Cranbrook delayed till June

Company says operational requirements for service haven’t been met yet.

Two Invermere athletes off to Olympics

Manny Osborne-Paradis and Ben Thomsen to represent Canada in alpine skiing

Province approves mine near Canal Flats

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

Power out, restored in some areas

While power is now on for some of the Boundary, as many as 2,000 may still be in the dark.