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B.C. child poverty rate increases for first time in a decade: advocacy group

B.C. child poverty rate increases for first time in a decade: advocacy group

Report card finds 14.3% of B.C. children lived in poverty in 2021, up from 13.3% in 2020
Beloved Youbou elk ‘Bob’ dead after collision with car

Beloved Youbou elk ‘Bob’ dead after collision with car

New online harms bill gets stamp of approval from Amanda Todd’s mom

New online harms bill gets stamp of approval from Amanda Todd’s mom

Government wants to target what is considered the most seriously harmful content online
Insurance anxiety looms for B.C. homeowners facing climate impacts

Insurance anxiety looms for B.C. homeowners facing climate impacts

Coverage prices could rise due to the impacts of climate change-fueled disasters
Vancouver Island business leaders praise B.C. budget goodies, want more

Vancouver Island business leaders praise B.C. budget goodies, want more

Chamber of Commerce members question finance minister Katrine Conroy on new budget
Student visa cap requires rethink, ignores economic realities: B.C. businesses

Student visa cap requires rethink, ignores economic realities: B.C. businesses

Greater Victoria Chamber of Commerce CEO calls for more campus housing and better oversight
Locals celebrate as province commits $14 million to replace Cowichan Lake weir

Locals celebrate as province commits $14 million to replace Cowichan Lake weir

New, bigger weir would help maintain water levels in Cowichan watershed during droughts
New cameras bring views of Tofino - Ucluelet junction to DriveBC

New cameras bring views of Tofino - Ucluelet junction to DriveBC

Tofino - Ucluelet commuters have new images to scope out while planning their trip
90-year-old woman killed in Nanaimo hit-and-run

90-year-old woman killed in Nanaimo hit-and-run

Bystanders attempted first aid, but woman declared dead at scene Saturday
RCMP searching for luxury SUV seen fleeing Sicamous hotel murder scene

RCMP searching for luxury SUV seen fleeing Sicamous hotel murder scene

One man was shot to death in the parking lot of Sicamous Best Western on Feb. 24