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Surf group winning the war on plastic bags

The Tofino Co-op will no longer provide plastic bags, following in the footsteps of the Ucluelet location that already made the change earlier this year.

All three victims identified in Fernie arena ammonia leak

Wayne Hornquist and Lloyd Smith were from Fernie and Jason Podloski from Turner Valley, Alta

Selkirk College faces housing crunch

Nelson campus aims to add 50 new units for students

B.C. woman plagued by bedbugs on airplane not surprising, says expert

Heather Szilagyi was on a British Airways flight when she noticed bedbugs crawling out of the seat

4 B.C. prisons install body scanners to combat drug smuggling

The scanners are aimed to combat the smuggling of contraband including weapons and drugs

Victim in fatal ammonia leak remembered for his passion and smile

Friends and colleagues remember Lloyd Smith as someone who was always willing to help people

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          Jinny Sims looking at 72-hour public release policy

          Nelson mural movement picks up momentum

          Art advocates call for international mural festival next year

          Refrigeration mechanics students grapple with Fernie’s deadly leak

          ‘Something happened that created an immediate danger, and these guys were in the middle’: instructor

          IIO concludes RCMP action not cause of wanted man’s death in Revelstoke

          Man linked to Calgary homicide died in Revelstoke following five-hour standoff

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          Plane lands on Highway 97 near Prince George

          Pilot safely makes emergency landing on a highway

          VIDEO: Investigators hone in on timeline of deadly ammonia leak in Fernie

          Police, fire and city officials provide an update on the investigation into Tuesday’s ammonia leak

          Slay the ‘energy vampires’ lurking at home: BC Hydro

          A recent survey found the average home has more than 25 devices that draw power, even when they’re turned off.

          VIDEO: Stray tomcat attacking residents in B.C. community

          A stray cat in Langley City has attacked an elderly woman, a kitten and a four-year-old girl

          Canadian planet hunter seeking alien life

          ‘The shifting line of what is crazy’ says Toronto-born astrophysicist

          Firefighter dies battling wildfire in Alberta

          “It’s terrible. It will devastate the community for a while here. He’ll surely be missed.”

          Health ministers to talk cannabis, opioids

          Health ministers set to discuss cannabis and opioids during two-day meeting in Edmonton

          Quebec pass controversial bill banning face coverings

          Quebec lawmakers have passed a religious neutrality bill banning face coverings

          Tragically Hip fans bask in celebration and sadness

          Tragically Hip join together at Gord Downie memorials