The Canadian Press

The Canadian Press posted 127 stories to North Island Gazette.
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BC NDP to focus on First Nations

Horgan is committing to transform stalling treaty talks and negotiate revenue-sharing agreements

  • Jul 25th, 2017 4:15pm

Petronas pulls out of northwest LNG project

Officials say low prices and shifts in energy industry made the decision necessary.

  • Jul 25th, 2017 11:30am

Wildfires could cost B.C. ranchers hundreds of millions

Cattle, fences, feed and infrastructure have all been destroyed

  • Jul 25th, 2017 9:40am

Trudeau to visit B.C wildfires

John Horgan met with the prime minister in Ottawa

  • Jul 25th, 2017 9:20am

Weed need may not be met

Cannabis executive says producers unlikely to meet demands of consumer market

  • Jul 25th, 2017 8:30am

Phelps loses to simulated ‘Great White’

Phelps loses by 2 seconds to simulated shark in ‘Shark Week’

  • Jul 24th, 2017 8:25am

Several new blazes sparked over the weekend

Wildfire conditions remain stable in B.C., although several new blazes sparked

  • Jul 24th, 2017 8:00am

Sean Spicer resigns as White House press secretary

Spicer’s daily press briefings had become must-see television until recent weeks

  • Jul 21st, 2017 12:08pm

B.C. state of emergency hits two-week mark

B.C.’s state of emergency over wildfires hits its two-week mark with no end in sight

  • Jul 21st, 2017 7:45am

Looters at B.C. wildfires typical in disasters: expert

The RCMP said they have arrested a half-dozen people accused of exploiting the evacuations

  • Jul 15th, 2017 8:00am

Lumber prices see ‘big jump’ after wildfires in B.C.

As early as Sunday, several companies temporarily closed some of their mills as evacuation orders

  • Jul 14th, 2017 8:30am

Loonie soars as interest rates rise

The Bank of Canada hiked the interest rate for the first time in 7 years on Wednesday.

  • Jul 12th, 2017 9:30am

VIDEO: Help pours in from all over Canada for evacuees, firefighters in B.C.

Everyone from Fort Mac to New Brunswick is pitching in

  • Jul 11th, 2017 7:10am

B.C. forests more fire-prone than in the past

One expert says past firefighting efforts have made B.C. forests more fire-prone

  • Jul 10th, 2017 10:30am

B.C. wildfire situation deteriorates

B.C. orders more people to evacuate as wildfire situation deteriorates

  • Jul 10th, 2017 10:00am

UPDATE: Crews battle as wildfires rage in B.C. Interior

Crews brace for another day on B.C. firelines as no let up is likely

  • Jul 9th, 2017 8:30am

McMorris weighs in on near-fatal crash

‘I broke everything:’ Canadian snowboarder McMorris says of crash in B.C. backcountry

  • Jul 7th, 2017 8:50am

Deep fried Jell-O, chicken feet new additions to Calgary Stampede menu

There are around 50 new foods on the menu this year

  • Jul 7th, 2017 8:30am

Supreme Court upholds procedures for breathalyzer evidence

Crown can rely on a simple certificate recording the breath readings of the accused

  • Jul 6th, 2017 11:30am

Amelia Earhart’s fate solved?

A new film claims to solve the mystery of Amelia Earhart’s fate

  • Jul 6th, 2017 9:00am