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Conflict Commissioner's Opinion On Pat Pimm Misses Mark By Country Mile

Dermod Travis | Posted 11.11.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

In a 40-page opinion released last week, B.C. Conflict of Interest Commissioner Paul Fraser pretty well cleared former Agriculture Minister Pat Pimm of any wrongdoing with respect to his obligations under the Members' Conflict of Interest Act, despite the odd "tsk, tsk" here and there.

West Kelowna Wildfire Forces Thousands To Flee

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.16.2014 | Canada British Columbia

WEST KELOWNA, B.C. - Flames from a fast-moving wildfire have forced the evacuation of about 2,500 residents from several neighbourhoods in British Col...

Financial Reporting Season Opens At City Halls Across B.C.

Dermod Travis | Posted 08.10.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

It's that time of year again, when local governments across B.C. grit their teeth and post their annual statements of financial information for all and sundry. Depending upon your perspective, they're either a veritable treasure trove of news stories or a minefield of PR disasters waiting to happen.

B.C. Community Papers Merge

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.24.2014 | Canada British Columbia

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - Glacier Media says its will merge two daily newspapers in the Peace River region of British Columbia.The area has been tradition...

Wicked Winds Wallop B.C.'s North

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.17.2014 | Canada British Columbia

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - Powerful winds that tore across northern B.C. on Tuesday afternoon and early Wednesday left thousands in the dark, and some don'...

Another Grizzly Attack In B.C.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.01.2013 | Canada British Columbia

HUDSON'S HOPE, B.C. - Conservation officers from northeastern British Columbia hope to travel to an Edmonton hospital Tuesday to speak with a hunter b...

Fatal B.C. Trailer Explosion

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - Two people are dead after an explosion at a trailer park in Fort St. John, in northern B.C.RCMP say emergency workers were calle...

Kids Are Smoking WHAT These Days?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.07.2013 | Canada British Columbia

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - Several northeastern B.C. youths found themselves in hospital after trying a new way to get high.Fort St. John RCMP say the yout...

Shocked To Find Her Baby For Sale

CBC | Posted 10.03.2012 | Canada

Police in B.C. are investigating a 'baby for sale' ad that someone posted to a Prince George buy-and-sell website. RCMP Sgt. Steve Perret...