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Taste standards for pot are coming: UBC study

Marijuana could soon have flavours as standardized as shiraz and pinot gris are for wine

BC Parks Foundation board begins work

Board gets $10 million endowment, will raise money and encourage more use of provincial parks

Have you got any unclaimed cash at the Bank of Canada?

The central bank is holding about $678 million in unclaimed funds. Here’s how to find out if any of it is yours.

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          The coming disruption: How robots might upend different professions

          The study argues that tasks, not entire professions, will be affected

          Winning ticket for Friday’s $25 million Lotto Max jackpot in B.C.

          The next jackpot of an estimated $10 million will be drawn March 17.

          Black Press papers up for Ma Murray awards

          The awards honour community newspaper excellence across B.C.

          Black Press offers a $20,000 prize giveaway to celebrate Canada 150

          Enter for a chance to win prizes including a trip for two to one of six Canadian destinations.

          • Feb 22nd, 2017

          7 Earth-size worlds found orbiting star; could hold life

          This cluster of planets is 40 light-years away in the constellation Aquarius

          Canadians happy without the penny, but not ready to say goodbye to the nickel: poll

          A new survey suggests most British Columbians also agree with the end of the one-cent coin.

          Queen Elizabeth II marks record 65 years on throne

          The palace says the 90-year-old queen will spend the day quietly at her Sandringham estate in eastern England.

          B.C. increases electric vehicle incentive fund

          Buyers of new plug-in electric vehicles get $5,000 rebate, another $6,000 if they scrap an eligible old car

          VIDEO: Getting social for mental health

          Bell set to donate to Canadian mental health groups on Jan. 25 every time someone use a special hashtag on social media.

          • Jan 25th, 2017

          On the road to Marrakech: Part II of III

          We resume our travels through Morocco with Carla Nelson
          of Maritime Travel

          • Jan 18th, 2017

          Doctors at Pemberton clinic call on employers to start paying for sick notes

          Woman posts photo of letter on Facebook she received when asking for medical note

          On The Road To Marrakech: Part I of III

          Carla Nelson of Maritime Travel takes us with her to the sultry climes of the Kingdom of Morocco

          • Jan 10th, 2017

          VIDEO: Ten years of iPhones

          Today marks a decade since the unveiling of the iPhone.

          • Jan 9th, 2017

          British Columbia set to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday in 2017

          Her Honour Judith Guichon's 2017 New Year's Message on Canada's Sesquicentennial

          • Dec 30th, 2016

          Where’s Santa right now? Track the jolly ol’ man ’till he hits your roof

          Santa Claus has already begun his worldwide journey, delivering more than two billion gifts by 8 a.m.

          Warrior Arts: Mentors on the journey of 1,000 miles

          My first real steps on my journey in martial arts began when I was in my early twenties.

          • Nov 25th, 2016