Fire ban stepped up for Haida Gwaii

  • updated Aug 9, 2016 at 3:03 PM

Fireworks and any open fires larger than a small campfire are banned on Haida Gwaii due to dry conditions.


VIDEO: Prince Rupert woman treated with unclean medical equipment, Northern Health, B.C. Centre for Disease Control confirms more than a hundred affected

  • updated Aug 26, 2016 at 9:03 AM

Two months after having an endoscopy Joan Dudoward received a letter telling her that the endoscope used was not cleaned properly.


Postal union issues strike notice after it says Canada Post refused special mediator

  • updated Aug 26, 2016 at 6:12 AM

Notice means delivery could be cancelled as early as Monday


ICBC seeks 4.9 per cent basic rate hike as crashes, costs climb

  • updated Aug 25, 2016 at 1:02 PM

$60 a year increase for most drivers once optional auto insurance increase is included


U.S. border gun seizures double

  • posted Aug 24, 2016 at 2:00 PM

Guns intercepted at Pacific region border crossings up 116 per cent compared to this time last year

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Black Press launches branded content for local business

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  • updated Aug 22, 2016 at 12:40 PM
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This new format is known as "native advertising."

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Two Manitoba First Nations men to talk about being switched at birth

  • posted Aug 26, 2016 at 8:26 AM

Two First Nations men to talk about birth mix-up

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