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Outspoken Mountie assigned to admin duties for refusing to shave goatee

The 15-year veteran of the force said he believes the RCMP is targeting him

B.C. residents participate in Great Shakeout earthquake drill

Worldwide event has become an annual practice set for the third Thursday every October

Year of the Dog: Vancouver Police dog charity calendar now on sale

The $15 calendar raises money for the BC Cancer Foundation and the BC Children’s Hospital

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge expecting child in April

Kate Middleton had announced she was expecting a child back in September

Five Aboriginal B.C. knowledge keepers to know

These museums and dedicated Indigenous leaders are crucial to cultural revitalization in B.C.

  • Oct 17th, 2017

Floating tent lets you camp on water

You can’t walk on water, but now we can camp on it

  • Oct 17th, 2017
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    Joe Rich fire
      Silver Creek search continues on Day 2
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      Backhoe used in search of Silver Creek property
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      Dodgeball is a wild sport – and Canada is very good

      World championships set to begin on Friday outside of Toronto

      Police recover Blue Jays rings, including 1992 World Series ring, stolen in 1994

      Toronto-area police say they learned last week the stolen items were being sold online.

      #MeToo: Women tell stories of sexual assault and harassment on social media

      Actress Alyssa Milano started the movement in wake of allegations against Harvey Weinstein

      Tim Hortons rolls out Buffalo sauce latte

      Two locations in Buffalo, N.Y., will serve the new drink

      Fraser Health introduces first hospital ‘trauma dog’ in B.C.

      Therapy dogs can help patients reduce stress and comfort them if they are lonely or depressed

      VIDEO: Drone footage shows wolf vs. moose fight in Canada

      The video was taken in northern Ontario and posted to YouTube by Dan Nystedt.

      Can’t Facebook? You’re not alone

      No avocado toast photos or arguing about politics on the social media site

      VIDEO: Tumbling pandas dominate the internet

      Toronto Zoo compiles panda videos, adds opera music: Presto

      • Oct 7th, 2017

      Free pumpkin spice lattes at 7/11

      Popular convenience store is getting in on the October action with free tasters this Wednesday

      Goats get in on yoga

      New trend in yoga is proving popular at O’Keefe Ranch

      • Oct 6th, 2017

      BEST DRESSED: Hudson’s Bay Co. unveils kit for Pyeongchang Olympics

      Mitten sales have contributed more than $30 million to the Canadian Olympic Foundation

      Island councillor apologizes for crappy “joke”

      A Qualicum Beach city councillor left a bag of dog poop on a bylaw officer’s desk, later apologizes.

      VIDEO: Helping B.C. teens ‘bounce back’ from depression

      New program aims to help youth self-diagnose with online exercise or coach

      • Oct 2nd, 2017

      Canadian Space Agency, partners developing plans for lunar space station

      Tentative plan would see an SLS rocket travel around the moon unmanned in 2019, then with astronauts