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B.C.’s soda drink tax will help kids lose weight, improve health, says doctor

Dr. Tom Warshawski says studies show sugary drinks contribute to obesity

Bachrach rejects calls for police action against demonstrators

Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP says only way out of crisis is “true nation-to-nation” talks

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Clinical trial to evaluate COVID-19 drug treatment
Sea lion resists help back home from rural road
Wet'suwet'en supporters defy injunction and return to B.C. legislature
B.C. records 981 overdose deaths last year, down 36 per cent from 2018

Province shows no interest in proposed highway between Alberta and B.C.

Province says it will instead focus on expanding the Kicking Horse Canyon to four lanes

First case of COVID-19 in B.C. has fully recovered, health officer says

Three other cases are symptom-free and expected to test negative soon

Coast Mountain College appoints a new president

The promotion came from within the school

Coronavirus fears similar to what Vancouver Olympic organizers faced with H1N1

Fears about the swine flu cutting a swath through the Vancouver Games were never realized

Via Rail lays off 1,000 employees temporarily as anti-pipeline blockades drag on

The Crown corporation has suspended passenger trains on its Montreal-Toronto and Ottawa-Toronto

VIDEO: Man charged after allegedly wielding two meat cleavers in Lower Mainland Walmart

A man had barricaded himself in the freezer section of the fish area at a Walmart in Richmond

B.C. widow ‘crushed’ over stolen T-shirts meant for memorial blanket

Lori Roberts lost her fiancé one month ago Tuesday now she’s lost almost all she had left of him

World Cup skier from Okanagan dies suddenly at 19

Kuroda, who made his World Cup debut earlier this year, passed away suddenly Monday night.

Pipeline dispute: Tories put no-confidence motion on House of Commons agenda

Conservatives say they have no confidence in the Trudeau government to end the rail blockades

Off to the Provincials

For the past two seasons Houston resident, Eryn has been curling out…

  • Feb 19, 2020

Free community movie in Houston

On Feb. 14 the PV Plaza present the Disney movie Tangled. Coastal…

  • Feb 19, 2020

Morice Mountain Winter Challenge in Houston

The Morice Mountain Winter Challenge was held Feb. 9 from10 a.m. -…

  • Feb 19, 2020

It’s flu season

Northern Health recently dealt with an outbreak of influenza in the Prince…

  • Feb 19, 2020

District begins search for downtown contractor

Hopes for contract to be let in early spring

Transit service feasibility studied

Would be combined with current Smithers/Telkwa service

Regional district director to continue the work of his father

Chris Newell now represents the Houston/Granisle rural area