Big News

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visits 10 Downing Street to meet with British Prime Minister Liz Truss in London on Sunday, September 18, 2022, ahead of the funeral service for the late Queen Elizabeth II. Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s longest-reigning monarch and a rock of stability across much of a turbulent century, died Thursday Sept. 8, 2022, after 70 years on the throne. She was 96. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

Trudeau meets with UK prime minister, other world leaders ahead of queen’s funeral

PM brushed off question around reconsidering Canada’s ties to the monarchy

(The Canadian Press)

B.C. VOTES 2020 MAP: Provincial election results, riding by riding

B.C. likely won’t know which party – NDP, Liberals or Greens – will be leading the province for weeks

BC Liberals Leader Andrew Wilkinson, BC Greens Sonia Furstenau, BC NDP John Horgan (The Canadian Press photos)
BC Liberals Leader Andrew Wilkinson, BC Greens Sonia Furstenau, BC NDP John Horgan (The Canadian Press photos)
Voters in Saanich North and the Islands, here lining up outside Sidney’s Mary Winspear Centre on the first day of advanced voting, are among the provincial leaders in getting in their votes early, with some 20 per cent (10,174) of eligible voters have already cast their ballots. (Wolf Depner/News Staff)

It’s Election Day in B.C.: Here’s what you need to know to vote

B.C.’s snap election has already broken records for advance voter turnout, mail-in ballots

Voters in Saanich North and the Islands, here lining up outside Sidney’s Mary Winspear Centre on the first day of advanced voting, are among the provincial leaders in getting in their votes early, with some 20 per cent (10,174) of eligible voters have already cast their ballots. (Wolf Depner/News Staff)
(Elections Canada photo)

Polls now open in Canada’s 2019 federal election

Which party will be chosen to form the next government?

(Elections Canada photo)
One of 20 preliminary concept plans for the Emcon Lot that council discussed in 2017. Image: City of Rossland

Grant will move Rossland affordable housing project forward

Diversification fund money will be used for planning and project development

One of 20 preliminary concept plans for the Emcon Lot that council discussed in 2017. Image: City of Rossland
Kathy Moore points to the area on the lot where the housing project would be built. The ice rink would be moved to the other side of the property. Photo: John Boivin

Affordable housing project moves ahead; public to review plans

Details to be finalized for project on old Emcon lot

Kathy Moore points to the area on the lot where the housing project would be built. The ice rink would be moved to the other side of the property. Photo: John Boivin
Stephen Langley finished his biking season with a strong showing at the World Games in Utah.

Season of gold and silver comes to a close for Rossland senior cyclist

Stephen Langley capped off 2018 with medals at World Seniors Games in Utah

Stephen Langley finished his biking season with a strong showing at the World Games in Utah.
UPDATED: Constable charged in 2015 Castlegar shooting

UPDATED: Constable charged in 2015 Castlegar shooting

The BC Prosecution Service (BCPS) has announced a charge of manslaughter has been approved.

UPDATED: Constable charged in 2015 Castlegar shooting
UPDATED: No added hours with new paramedic positions for Castlegar

UPDATED: No added hours with new paramedic positions for Castlegar

BCEHS announced the addition of three full-time paramedic positions for Castlegar this week.

UPDATED: No added hours with new paramedic positions for Castlegar
Health Minister says changes will make difference in rural communities

Health Minister says changes will make difference in rural communities

“As a government, Premier Horgan is committed to improving the ambulance service.”

Health Minister says changes will make difference in rural communities
BCEHS operates 183 ambulance stations and 519 ambulances. (File)

Critical Condition: A special report

‘People are dying from treatable medical conditions’

BCEHS operates 183 ambulance stations and 519 ambulances. (File)
Pop-up banner image