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B.C. builds on Indigenous reconciliation plan with summit

United Nations rights declaration to be endorsed this month

‘Wexit’ applies to become a federal political party

Party wants the West to separate from the rest of Canada

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B.C. introduces vaping restrictions to protect youth
Trump: Not watching 'sham' impeachment hearings
Premier Jason Kenney vows to fight for slumping oilpatch, responds to Quebec criticism
Canadian allergists' group wants Benadryl behind the counter due to side effects

Investigation: Lead in some Canadian water worse than Flint

It wasn’t the Canadian government that exposed the scope of this public health concern

VIDEO: Possible candidates to become the next federal Green leader

Elizabeth May announced her resignation as leader on Nov. 4

Cats rescued from B.C. property had been shot with pellet guns

The feral cats had each been shot and had pellets embedded in them

UNBC professor appointed climate change and water security research chair

Nearly $1.5 million in research funding for this project has come from NSERC and Rio Tinto

RDBN launches study on outdoor recreation

Outdoor recreation is one of the top highlights of the Burns Lake…

Hols Road won’t be paved

Does not fit into District road plan

Community support helps fast internet succeed

It is almost 2020 and fast, reliable internet service eludes many homes…

Northern Health leads B.C. in licencing infractions for long-term care facilities

The health region also leads the Province with a 100 per cent substantiated complaint rate

Conservative Claire Rattee topped local federal election polls

But New Democrat Taylor Bachrach captured Skeena - Bulkley Valley riding

Interim approving officer approved

District of Houston chief administrative officer Gerald Pinchbeck has been named the…

  • Nov 6, 2019

Research to examine BCWS firefighters’ health

The BC Wildfire Service (BCWS) is funding research at two western universities…

Hampton completes Conifex mill, license deal

Hampton Lumber has completed its purchase of Conifex Timber’s forest license and…

Goblins and gum machines

Houston went all for Halloween this year with many businesses dressing up…

  • Nov 6, 2019

Two bald eagles found shot dead in Alberta

One bird was found in the Fort McMurray area, and another in Wetaskiwin

VIDEO: UBC scientists use drones to study southern resident killer whales

Main question is whether endangered southern residents are getting enough chinook salmon