B.C. Mountie told to resign after texting teenage sex assault victim

RCMP documents say Const. Brian Eden sent sexually inappropriate photos to 17-year-old girl

Family doctors should learn to treat addiction, not shun patients: scientist

B.C. Centre on Substance Use’s Dr. Evan Wood said efforts underway to change addiction medicine image

Update: Small fire near Maple Ridge tent city

Occurred outside camp Wednesday night

Four dog deaths investigated in Cranbrook

One vet suggests a parallel to these deaths and similar ones in 2016

  • Dec 14th, 2017

Meningococcal disease outbreak declared in Okanagan

Five cases in last six months among 15- to 19-year-olds, including one in Vernon

  • Dec 14th, 2017

Province rejects Ajax mine in Kamloops

KGHM Ajax had proposed a 1,700-hectare open-pit copper and gold mine, just southwest of Kamloops

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        Bird's the word

          Border officers rally at B.C.’s Peace Arch

          CBSA employees tire of ‘lack of respect’

          • Dec 14th, 2017

          FCC votes along party lines to end ‘net neutrality’

          Move rolls back restrictions that keep big providers from blocking services they don’t like

          TransLink to look into late-night SkyTrains on weekends

          Review follows demand from public, mayors and police to extend services in Metro Vancouver

          Family of Vancouver Island RCMP officer killed by drunk driver sues

          Lawsuit seeks financial compensation from Kenneth Jacob Fenton

          SPCA seizes 74 animals from Barriere property

          Constables removed sheep, piglets, chickens and more

          Penticton addiction recovery centre plan halted by neighbours

          Recovery centre operator said neighbours bought property ‘in haste’

          Reservations to be needed year-round at Garibaldi Park

          Change will go into effect Jan. 2 to protect environment from overuse

          Man accused of shooting at border agents loses final bid to appeal extradition order

          Nathan Hall was arrested in Abbotsford following cross-border manhunt in 2013

          Victoria gets approval for supervised consumption site

          It is scheduled to open in the spring/summer of 2018 and will be the first permanent facility on Vancouver Island

          Home services, rental rates top concerns: B.C. seniors’ watchdog

          Premier John Horgan pledges action on rental housing in 2018

          ‘Game-changing’ B.C.-born technology tests brain vital signs

          B.C. neuroscientist describes the tech as ‘the world’s first objective physiological yard stick for brain function’

          5-year anniversary of Sandy Hook shooting

          When just saying ‘I’m from Newtown’ can be a cross to bear

          Bountiful polygamist believed he couldn’t be prosecuted: lawyer

          Winston Blackmore’s lawyer says Blackmore did not believe he could be prosecuted