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Exclusive: Lieutenant-governor speaks for first time about minority government (with video)

Judith Guichon could be asked to decide fate of province if Premier can’t win support of Greens.

Langford man pleads guilty in death of West Shore RCMP officer

Kenneth Jacob Fenton pleads guilty to two counts in the death of Const. Sarah Beckett in April 2016.

Top court to hear federal government’s appeal on residential school records

A lower court judge ruled to destroy the stories after 15 years unless consent is given to preserve

Liberals introduce oil-tanker ban bill

The bill would ban most tankers carrying crude oil along B.C.’s north coast

  • May 24th, 2017

RCMP invest in cultural awareness

Burns Lake officers plan to act proactively in First Nations communities

  • May 24th, 2017

High demand for local producers

“People are wanting it so much, that relationship with the farmer,” says local producer

  • May 24th, 2017
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Final votes being counted in B.C.
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Maple Ridge homeless rally gets heated
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Money Monitor: What to be wary of when borrowing in retirement
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Black Press Extreme Career Fair was held May 11th at the Langley Events Centre
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Burns Lake nurse resolution endorsed

The resolution was recently endorsed by the NCLGA membership

  • May 17th, 2017

Regulations slowing development

The last house built in Burns Lake was in 2011

  • May 17th, 2017

B.C. hospital system has been operating over capacity for five years

Statistics obtained by The News show system has been operating over 100% capacity since 2012

Burns Lake parade to be on Hwy. 16

“Residents will be able to enjoy the parade like old times,” says organizer

  • May 24th, 2017

Northwest MLAs urged to work together

All four newly-elected MLAs support revenue sharing

  • May 24th, 2017

Charges laid in Burns Lake homicide

The Burns Lake RCMP found Raymond George Bishop deceased on May 18

  • May 24th, 2017

VIDEO: Online ‘sextortion’ cases involving teen boys spiking: experts

A new website offers confidential online help and information for boys, educators and parents

BCEHS reminds parents of window safety

Emergency officials release these tips to make windows safe through the summer

  • May 23rd, 2017

Voter turnout hits 60 per cent in 2017 B.C. election

Over half of B.C. voters went to the polls on May 9

Medical wait times cost B.C. patients $2,300 each

New Fraser Institute report places B.C. at second worst in costs associated with long wait times

Final counts in B.C. election due in days

High stakes for BC Liberals, NDP, Greens as last ballots are tallied

Six people in B.C. infected with E. coli linked to flour

BC Centre for Disease Control is warning British Columbians to throw away bad flour

Six people in B.C. infected with E. coli linked to flour

BC Centre for Disease Control is warning British Columbians to throw away bad flour