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UPDATE: B.C. school trustees ask province not to release FSA results

UPDATE: B.C. school trustees ask province not to release FSA results

President Gordon Swan says results can be unfair when outside groups use them to rank schools

UPDATE: B.C. school trustees ask province not to release FSA results
A man walks through pellets of hail on 160 Street near the 24 Avenue intersection Wednesday morning. Parts of Surrey were pelted with hail overnight. (Aaron Hinks photo)

WHAT THE HAIL? : Metro Vancouver blanketed with winter weather

South Surrey pelted with pellets of hail Wednesday morning

A man walks through pellets of hail on 160 Street near the 24 Avenue intersection Wednesday morning. Parts of Surrey were pelted with hail overnight. (Aaron Hinks photo)
Trump birth control rule ignores science

Trump birth control rule ignores science

Some doctors and researchers say the new birth control rule ignores science

Trump birth control rule ignores science
McBarge was towed into Albion dock in Maple Ridge in 2015. (THE NEWS/files)

A new role found for Expo 86’s McBarge

Vessel was towed to Maple Ridge in 2015

McBarge was towed into Albion dock in Maple Ridge in 2015. (THE NEWS/files)
4.5 magnitude earthquake rattles Vancouver Island

4.5 magnitude earthquake rattles Vancouver Island

Tremor hit 169 kilometres west of Tofino

4.5 magnitude earthquake rattles Vancouver Island
California dreams reduced to embers

California dreams reduced to embers

The wildfires already rank among the deadliest in California history

California dreams reduced to embers
Three million sq. ft. of marijuana growing capacity in B.C.

Three million sq. ft. of marijuana growing capacity in B.C.

Canopy Growth is set to develop up to 3M sq. ft. of growing capacity in B.C.

Three million sq. ft. of marijuana growing capacity in B.C.
Eminem slams Trump in lyrical tirade

Eminem slams Trump in lyrical tirade

Eminem looks to ‘stomp’ President Donald Trump with lyrical tirade

Eminem slams Trump in lyrical tirade
Firefighters gather behind a home at 754 Nicol St. in Nanaimo on Tuesday. Multiple emergency services including RCMP and B.C. Ambulance were at the scene for several hours. A police investigation is ongoing.                                (CHRIS BUSH/The News Bulletin)

7-year-old girl among three dead in Nanaimo house fire

Crews were called to the blaze at about 12:30 p.m. Tuesday afternoon.

Firefighters gather behind a home at 754 Nicol St. in Nanaimo on Tuesday. Multiple emergency services including RCMP and B.C. Ambulance were at the scene for several hours. A police investigation is ongoing.                                (CHRIS BUSH/The News Bulletin)
Census: Median income in most Indigenous communities below poverty line

Census: Median income in most Indigenous communities below poverty line

According to income data from 2016 census, 80 per cent of Aboriginal reserves have median incomes that fall below the poverty line.

Census: Median income in most Indigenous communities below poverty line
Peter Anthony Kampos is charged with attempted murder after a man was shot multiple times in the Chilliwack River Valley on March 25. His bail hearing is set for Nov. 6.

Trial set for man accused in bizarre Chilliwack River Valley shooting

Peter Anthony Kampos also suspected in as many as 22 other shootings at trucks in the Interior

Peter Anthony Kampos is charged with attempted murder after a man was shot multiple times in the Chilliwack River Valley on March 25. His bail hearing is set for Nov. 6.
An open-net salmon farm off the B.C. coast at Venture Point (Black Press files)

John Horgan wades back into salmon farms

Premier, ministers visit protest site off Vancouver Island

An open-net salmon farm off the B.C. coast at Venture Point (Black Press files)
UPDATE: Homicide team probe targeted killing in Richmond
UPDATE: Homicide team probe targeted killing in Richmond
Emergency crews tend to a man who fell or jumped off a parkade in Abbotsford last Thursday after attempting to flee from police. (Kevin MacDonald photo)
Emergency crews tend to a man who fell or jumped off a parkade in Abbotsford last Thursday after attempting to flee from police. (Kevin MacDonald photo)
Peace River South MLA Mike Bernier campaigns in Comox. (Facebook)

B.C. Liberals gear up leadership campaigns

Wilkinson, de Jong, Bernier, Watts on the road

Peace River South MLA Mike Bernier campaigns in Comox. (Facebook)
Fire Prevention Week across B.C.

Fire Prevention Week across B.C.

This year’s theme is ‘Every second counts - plan 2 ways out’

Fire Prevention Week across B.C.
Chilliwack owner of pit bull involved in violent attack altered dog’s colour

Chilliwack owner of pit bull involved in violent attack altered dog’s colour

Animal control has now seized dog while the victims suffer with life-threatening infections

Chilliwack owner of pit bull involved in violent attack altered dog’s colour
Deadly California wildfires force thousands to evacuate

Deadly California wildfires force thousands to evacuate

At least 10 were killed, 100 injured and 1,500 homes and businesses destroyed

Deadly California wildfires force thousands to evacuate
Authorities still stumped by Vegas gunman

Authorities still stumped by Vegas gunman

1,000 leads later, authorities cannot figure out why a gunman opened fire in Las Vegas

Authorities still stumped by Vegas gunman
Trump says US should punish NFL

Trump says US should punish NFL

Trump says US should change tax law to punish NFL

Trump says US should punish NFL
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