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B.C. cartoonist designing unique Whistler-themed puzzles to help support the community

B.C. cartoonist designing unique Whistler-themed puzzles to help support the community

Vancouver-based illustrator Lorne Craig drew on his experience as a trail map designer to create the community-minded project.

Closing arguments heard in trial of man accused of murdering his wife

KELOWNA, B.C. — Competing explanations of a man's state of mind were presented to a B.C. Supreme Court judge Friday during closing arguments at his trial for the second-degree murder in the death of his wife.

Thirteen new COVID-19 cases reported in B.C., no additional deaths

VICTORIA — The B.C. government reported an additional 13 cases of COVID-19 on Friday. The additions bring the total number of cases in the province to 2,947, with 162 listed as active. The province did not report any additional deaths.
Driver of McLaren totalled on B.C. highway blames hydroplaning for the crash

Driver of McLaren totalled on B.C. highway blames hydroplaning for the crash

Speed was not a factor, he says

RCMP investigating homicide of 30-year-old man in Houston, B.C.

HOUSTON, B.C. — Police say they're investigating the homicide of a 30-year-old man in Houston, B.C., early Thursday morning. The RCMP says the detachment received a report of a man in medical distress inside a home at 4:30 a.m.
Is a five per cent property tax cap in Vancouver realistic for 2021?

Is a five per cent property tax cap in Vancouver realistic for 2021?

Such a scenario would mean $9 million in cuts, delays to police and fire departments

Mounties investigating fatal stabbing outside courthouse in Prince George

PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. — The RCMP are investigating the fatal stabbing of a 26-year-old woman outside the courthouse in Prince George on Thursday night. The Mounties say they received a report of the stabbing around 10 p.m.

Teacher in Delta, B.C., charged with child pornography related offences

SURREY, B.C. — The RCMP say a school teacher in Delta, B.C., has been charged with child pornography offences.

Flood warnings issued as B.C.'s major rivers surge, rainfall continues

VANCOUVER — Heavy rainfall has caused rivers to surge across much of British Columbia, washing out roads and putting many communities on alert.

B.C. RCMP commander in Kelowna calls for more nurses during wellness checks

KELOWNA, B.C. — The spotlight on how police respond to mental health calls has prompted an RCMP commander in B.C. to push for the expansion of teams that pair an officer and a nurse. Chief Supt.