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Black Press offers a $20,000 prize giveaway to celebrate Canada 150

Enter for a chance to win prizes including a trip for two to one of six Canadian destinations.

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

Canadians happy without the penny, but not ready to say goodbye to the nickel: poll

A new survey suggests most British Columbians also agree with the end of the one-cent coin.

7 Earth-size worlds found orbiting star; could hold life

This cluster of planets is 40 light-years away in the constellation Aquarius

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    Queen Elizabeth II marks record 65 years on throne

    The palace says the 90-year-old queen will spend the day quietly at her Sandringham estate in eastern England.

    B.C. increases electric vehicle incentive fund

    Buyers of new plug-in electric vehicles get $5,000 rebate, another $6,000 if they scrap an eligible old car

    VIDEO: Getting social for mental health

    Bell set to donate to Canadian mental health groups on Jan. 25 every time someone use a special hashtag on social media.

    • Jan 25th, 2017

    Doctors at Pemberton clinic call on employers to start paying for sick notes

    Woman posts photo of letter on Facebook she received when asking for medical note

    VIDEO: Ten years of iPhones

    Today marks a decade since the unveiling of the iPhone.

    • Jan 9th, 2017

    British Columbia set to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday in 2017

    Her Honour Judith Guichon's 2017 New Year's Message on Canada's Sesquicentennial

    • Dec 30th, 2016

    Where’s Santa right now? Track the jolly ol’ man ’till he hits your roof

    Santa Claus has already begun his worldwide journey, delivering more than two billion gifts by 8 a.m.

    Dreaming of visiting China? Win a trip of a lifetime!

    You could win an all-inclusive tour through Beijing, Xi’an, Shanghai and Suzhou next spring valued at $2500!

    Survey probes B.C.’s seniors care homes

    Privacy, dignity, food quality among questions of Seniors Advocate (with VIDEO)

    Senior home survey seeks volunteers

    Volunteers to ask seniors about staff, food, privacy, medications and other conditions in residential care

    • Aug 26th, 2016

    Collector program expanding to ‘muscle cars’

    Collector plates will be available next year for modified as well as stock cars made between 1958 and 1974

    B.C. DAY TRIVIA QUIZ: How much do you know about British Columbia?

    B.C. Day, on Monday, Aug. 1, is an opportunity to celebrate this spectacular province. See how well you know British Columbia.

    Provincial campsite rush mostly B.C. residents

    Few BC Parks bookings going to commercial operators, solution is more campsite spaces, Environment Minister Mary Polak says

    Video links grow as rural health care shrinks

    Small communities have more than 400 doctor vacancies, with 'telehealth' and visiting specialists filling gaps

    CANADA DAY QUIZ: How well do you know Canadian trivia?

    In honour of Canada's 149th birthday, we have compiled some Canadian trivia questions. How many can you answer?

    Child care spaces funded for 30 BC communities

    1,800 new spaces in 30 communities to start construction this fall, minister Stephanie Cadieux says

    Free fishing lessons for kids [with video]

    Learn to Fish program offers instruction and loaner equipment to help children aged 5 to 15 catch a trout

    • Jun 1st, 2016