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Study: Tobacco minimum age law effective

Study author believes raising minimum age could reduce youth smoking

  • Feb 7th, 2018

Albert Giesbrecht’s bail hearing set for February

He was re-arrested days after being released from custody last month

  • Jan 31st, 2018

B.C. CareCards to expire in February

Residents expected to get a B.C. Services Card

  • Jan 31st, 2018
B.C. fans cheer as France wins its second World Cup title
Fire crews work to save eagles in nest as wildfire blazes in Kamloops
Miss BC 2018 Full Show
Humpback whale swims under boat off shores of Quadra Island

Council waive their own pay increase

There has been no increase since 2010

  • Jan 31st, 2018

Houston coho hatchery in full swing

Watershed stewardship facility ready to receive final touches

  • Jan 31st, 2018

Houston seeks funding to determine emergency response capacity

The exercise would address deficiencies in training or equipment

  • Jan 31st, 2018

Digital mammography service open in Smithers

Successful advocacy to keep mammography service in Smithers celebrated.

Cullen apologizes over ‘offensive’ rule supporting women’s reproductive rights

“I apologize for the harm from my comments. I & the NDP are fiercely pro-choice.”

Harm reduction committee set up in Houston

Committee will seek local solutions to opioid crisis

  • Jan 24th, 2018

Houston asked to cover recreation pass costs

Change B.C. program seeks partnership with the District of Houston

  • Jan 24th, 2018

MMIW inquiry departures raise eyebrows

Cullen: Trudeau must intervene in “troubled” inquiry

  • Jan 24th, 2018

CN train derails near New Hazelton

CN reports no injuries or dangerous goods involved

  • Jan 19th, 2018

CN train derails near New Hazelton

The cars were carrying approximately 100 tons of coal each

  • Jan 19th, 2018

B.C. cougar kitten rescued after mother struck by vehicle

Conservation Officers find home for young kitten found dehydrated and frostbitten near Williams Lake

Nearly $500,000 available for internships with First Nations government

Funds announced through partnership with Northern Development and Government of Canada

Canada’s unemployment reaches historic low

B.C.’s unemployment rate lowest among all provinces

  • Jan 17th, 2018

Houston introduces Change program

Program offers lifestyle intervention to patients with metabolic syndrome

  • Jan 17th, 2018