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One in three Canadian high school students have rode with drinking drivers, study reveals

Nearly one in five rode with a driver who’d been smoking pot

BCEHS reminds parents of window safety

Emergency officials release these tips to make windows safe through the summer

  • May 23rd, 2017

A big bouncing baby boy born at EK Regional Hosptial

Shawn Tyson Williams Burgoyne weighed in at 13 pounds, 9.5 ounces.

Male arrested in stolen vehicle near Kimberley, now facing charges

The male subject was already facing numerous charges in Calgary and was on conditions

  • May 16th, 2017

Verdict date set for polygamy trial

Justice Sheri Donegan will deliver ruling on polygamy trial in July.

UPDATE: UBC economist says election result unlikely to shift after absentee ballots counted

Correction of BC Elections transcription error means neither NDP or BC Liberal likely to flip seats

Shypitka, Liberals celebrate election victory


Joseph Creek bursts banks in Cranbrook


Opening Statements


Yvonne and Elizabeth


Letter says students can’t make Mother’s Day gifts at school

One Mission school stops practice of creating gifts

Local student earns spot at national Miss Teen competition

Maggie George finished in the top five at a provincial competition, will go to nationals.

Police officer assaulted, 15-year-old charged

Youth turns violent after RCMP break up gathering at Idlewild Park.