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54 min ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette
Highway 97 north of Kelowna is currently closed in both directions as a result of a fatal accident that occurred at about 8:30 a.m. Kelowna RCMP are advising motorists to seek an alternative route between Lake Country and Kelowna, which has in turn caused traffic delays now as well on Glenmore Road.
4 hrs ago | Canada.com
8 hrs ago | MarketWatch
Canada has the world's best reputation internationally as a place to do business and live for the third consecutive year, according to the latest annual survey of more than 27,000 people around the world by the Reputation Institute, an international corporate advisory firm.
11 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk
Chris Granet meanders through miles and miles of glorious wilderness, the peaks of mountains lost in rain and cloud - the same through which Rambo was chased The short cut had seemed like a good idea at the time, but now it had become all shades of bad.
Hundreds of women, some camping out overnight, stormed into the Vancouver Trade and Convention Centre for the annual retail blowout August, 28, 2014.
A Kelowna, B.C., man has been sentenced to 15 months in jail, one year probation and banned from driving for two years for causing a fatal crash in neighbouring West Kelowna.
The Mounties say a dashboard camera from a tractor-trailer captured a tour bus rollover that injured dozens of people on a B.C. highway and it appears speed is not a factor.
Six passengers are in critical condition and being transported to nearby hospitals after a tour bus carrying 56 people rolled over about 20 kilometres south of Merritt on the Coquihalla Highway on Thursday afternoon.
Police say a nine-year-old girl was abducted from her bedroom while she slept and sexually assaulted by a man who then left her in a nearby yard in Surrey, B.C. RCMP say the girl's mother called 911 on Wednesday night to say her daughter fled back to her home after the alleged abuser took off.
Dozens of people were injured, six of them critically, when a tour bus rolled over Thursday on a mountain highway in British Columbia.
As of Thursday, fires had burned up more than 330,000 hectares across the province and are expected to soon surpass the 337,000 hectares destroyed in the 2010 fire season.
The Queen's youngest son, Prince Edward, the Earl of Wessex, and his wife, the Countess of Wessex, Sophie Rhys-Jones, are scheduled to tour B.C. between Sept.
Charges of possessing and distributing child pornography and obstructing justice have been laid against a 39-year-old Abbotsford, B.C., man.
A B.C. teacher has resigned after he allegedly let young girls sit on his lap and looked at child porn and incest on a school computer.
Cody Alan Legebokoff is shown in a B.C. RCMP handout photo. A young British Columbia man accused of killing three women and a 15-year-old girl says he was present when each of the victims died, but he told his trial that other people murdered the women and the girl killed herself.
A mourning Pitt Meadows family will be in front of City council Tuesday pleading for changes to the vicious dog bylaw.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 03:18 pm
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