Emergency response crews transport an injured passenger to an ambulance at the George Inlet Lodge docks, Monday, May 13, 2019, in Ketchikan, Alaska. The passenger was from one of two sightseeing planes reported down in George Inlet early Monday afternoon and was dropped off by a U.S. Coast Guard 45-foot response boat. (Dustin Safranek/Ketchikan Daily News via AP)

5 to start your day

B.C. woman killed in Alaska floatplane crash identified, stolen puppy returned to Burnaby couple and more

1. B.C. woman, 37, among six killed in Alaska floatplane crash

Elsa Wilk, of Richmond, is one of the six people killed when two floatplanes collided over Alaska. See more >

2. B.C. truck driver injured after teen killed in fall from overpass

An 18-year-old woman plunged from the overpass and hit the truck, which was headed north on Highway I-5 in Lynnwood near the Alderwood Mall in Washington State. See more >

3. Police ‘working towards justice’ for White Rock Five Corners fire victims

Today marks three years since a massive fire set in White Rock’s Five Corners district left more than 100 people homeless. Despite no arrests or charges, police say investigation into the 2016 arson fire remains active. See more >

4. Puppy returned to Burnaby couple after being found in Osoyoos

Cali, a 15-week-old black, brown and white beagle-spaniel cross who was reported stolen on May 10, was returned to their owner thanks to a sharp-eyed store employee in Osoyoos. See more >

5. Abbotsford man sentenced to one year in jail for child porn

Police said Richard Cull came to their attention after they received information from the RCMP’s National Child Exploitation Centre that an Abbotsford resident had accessed images of child sexual abuse. See more >


Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Just Posted

Salvation Army kettles return to Agassiz

The holiday fundraiser will be back in town for the month of December

Chilliwack Players Guild presents beloved classic ‘A Christmas Carol’

The Chilliwack Players Guild brings famous Dickens tale to life at the Chilliwack Cultural Centre

Hope Secondary teacher disciplined for inappropriate contact with student

Female teacher pursued Grade 12 student for friendship even after being rebuked

UPDATE: Missing Edmonton man found

Justin Saris, 37, was on his way to Chilliwack from Edmonton

Snow fences to be tested once again in Agassiz

Last year’s pilot project didn’t see enough snow to test the fences’ effectiveness

VIDEO: Agassiz, Harrison honour Remembrance Day

The annual ceremony took place at AESS, followed by a moment of silence at the Agassiz cenotaph

Birthday boy: Pettersson nets 2 as Canucks beat Predators

Vancouver ends four-game winless skid with 5-3 victory over Nashville

Judge rejects Terrace man’s claim that someone else downloaded child porn on his phone

Marcus John Paquette argued that other people had used his phone, including his ex-wife

Petition for free hospital parking presented to MP Jody Wilson-Raybould

What started as a B.C. campaign became a national issue, organizer said

Bargaining to resume in Metro Vancouver transit strike as bus driver overtime ban looms

Both sides might be headed back to the table to prevent new overtime ban

UPDATE: Coquihalla now open north of Hope

Accident happened earlier this afternoon

Petition to ‘bring back Don Cherry’ goes viral after immigrant poppy rant

Cherry was fired from his co-hosting role for the Coach’s Corner segment on Nov. 11.

B.C.’s high gasoline prices still a mystery, Premier John Horgan says

NDP plans legislation this month, seeks action from Justin Trudeau

Group walking on thin ice at B.C. lake sparks warning from RCMP

At least seven people were spotted on Joffre Lakes, although the ice is not thick enough to be walked on

Most Read