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Vancouver Island mayor looking to bring Amazon headquarters to B.C.

New headquarters could bring up to 50,000 jobs and billions of dollars to the local economy

Famous elk back with new headgear on Vancouver Island

He’s sporting a tarp, an innertube, and windchimes now but he’s the same frisky fellow from last year.

Report: Proposed Castlegar airport upgrade could increase reliability

New system would require a different kind of plane than Air Canada currently flies to Castlegar

Nakusp students take to the airwaves

Arrow Lakes’ station The Arrow started airing the noon news in partnership with the Arrow Lakes News.

  • Sep 14th, 2017

Federal NDP leadership candidate coming to Penticton

Jagmeet Singh will host a public event in Penticton at Craft Corner Kitchen

  • Sep 9th, 2017

Osprey rescued after falling out of nest in Cowichan Bay

Young bird fell from nest

  • Sep 8th, 2017
Police investigating shooting in South Surrey
  • 11 hours ago


Vancouver Island man responds in most Canadian way to bears


    Man facing charges after road rage incident in North Vancouver


      Trudeau on UN speech: Canada must 'walk the talk' on human rights


        Buckerfields commits to “living wage” for employees

        Duncan-based company said it was the right thing to do

        Recall of tainted pineapple products expanded in BC

        The ongoing investigation into hepatitis A virus found in Western Family brand, or unbranded, products has been expanded.

        Fifty-plus cats surrendered to Victoria BC SPCA from single home

        It will cost tens of thousands to rehabilitate the animals

        Nakusp Council: Delinquent property tax sale coming

        Arrowtarian tax break, rezoning proposal, delinquent property tax sale and more on the agenda

        • Aug 31st, 2017

        Police believe there are more sex assault victims in Kootenays

        Harry Charles Sadd of Victoria currently faces 23 counts of indecent assault and one count of sexual assault against young boys.

        Andrew Scheer talks cabinet shuffle, NAFTA at Naramata event

        The federal leader of the opposition spoke at an event at a Naramata winery Monday evening

        Jared Szabo found deceased in Upper Arrow Lake

        Civilian searchers locate Jared Szabo in Upper Arrow Lake on Tuesday, Aug. 22

        • Aug 23rd, 2017

        McCormick Creek fire evacuees going home

        McCormick Creek fire evacuees will be able to return home as of 6 p.m. on Tuesday.

        BC Ferries reports record-breaking traffic for first quarter

        Vehicle traffic was the highest it’s ever been, and passenger traffic is the highest it’s been in over 20 years for the months of April, May and June.

        Three new judges appointed in B.C., two senior judges reappointed

        Senior judges will serve B.C.-wide, new judges head to Penticton, Kelowna and Kamloops

        City lists concern about Revelstoke Dam Unit 6 project

        Housing, extra policing, riverbank erosion at top of concerns for City of Revelstoke

        Update: Aerial search turns up no signs of Jared Szabo, Allan Ellsworth

        RCMP say aerial survey on weekend turns up no signs of two missing persons near Beaton

        B.C. highway sees snow in summer

        Weeks of hot and dry weather ended by a hailstorm in Little Fort

        Galena Bay evacuation alert rescinded

        Rain and cooler weather leads to end of evacuation alert for Galena Bay area