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B.C. MP says most oppose changes to Canada’s national anthem

Survey respondents mostly against the idea of making the lyrics gender neutral

Cop buys shirt, tie for alleged thief who was taking them for job interview

Toronto police officer praised for a compassionate approach to the situation

It just got easier to ship IKEA furniture to the Island

The company has added Collection Points to Nanaimo and Victoria, allowing you to shop online and ship for $79.

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          REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

          In case you missed it, here’s a look at replay-worthy highlights from across the province this week

          Put your knowledge of B.C. to the test

          Try these 20 questions to determine how well you know British Columbia

          Thank you, deer

          This deer made me stop and slow down.

          1 in 5 sausages tested had meat not on label: Study

          Canadian research found that one of 38 supposedly pure pork sausages contained horse meat

          VIDEO: Homeless kittens rescued from evacuated B.C. wildfire regions

          Fourteen felines arrived in Langley this week, and can be watched on a webcam

          UPDATE: New image of B.C. smoke from space taken today

          NASA satellites capture images of the province up in smoke

          VIDEO: Tribal Journey canoe welcomed in Alert Bay

          The two canoes departed the next morning at six.

          RCMP check turns up lost dog in evacuation zone near Williams Lake

          The possible border-collie cross has helped boost officers’ morale

          Transport Canada eases drone regulations

          Changes include smaller no-fly zones and shorter distances from buildings and people

          Man gives up ASIMIL8 licence plate, compares government to Star Trek’s Borg

          Troller says he is being assimilated by the government bureaucracy, losing his freedom of expression

          Rescued sea otter pup, Hardy, gets a new home

          You can watch Hardy via a 24/7 live-stream

          Digital ‘absolutely cannibalizing’ cash as Canadian stores, shoppers snub cash

          It’s a choice some in the industry say is likely to become more commonplace

          Towering dragon roams streets

          Meanwhile in Ottawa… Canada 150 celebrations continue

          Multi-million dollar home up for auction on Salt Spring Island

          It offers panoramic views of the ocean and will be available to bidders with no reserve limit on Aug. 15

          Rio’s Olympics, 1 year later

          A look at the good, the bad, and the ugly from the 2016 Summer Games

          WATCH: Rescued sea otter pup named Hardy

          The pup was rescued from the ocean and first brought to Port Hardy for treatment.