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A local non profit group that mainly provides support to homeless women in Kelowna and Vernon has now expanded its services in the midst of the opioid crisis and the COVID 19...
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There are now 4, 608 more New Brunswickers than there were last year, according to numbers released Wednesday by Statistics Canada, bringing the population of the province to 781, 476 as of...
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A+ You can tune in to a new kind of entertainment this weekend with the city’s first ever car choir event. In an effort to bring music to the masses amid...
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The COVID 19 pandemic has made 2020 a tough year for many businesses, but for many Indigenous enterprises, it’s been even tougher, according to a new report by the Atlantic Provinces...
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The B.C. First Nations Health Authority acting chief medical officer Dr. Shannon McDonald said she knows all too well the emotional toll that restrictions designed to keep COVID 19 at bay...
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Residents of long term care homes in Ontario were at much greater risk of dying during the first wave of COVID 19 compared to their counterparts in British Columbia because B.C’s health care system...
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As of midnight Thursday, three Quebec regions, including the Greater Montreal Area, will have their alert level elevated to red, the highest level. Among the previously announced restrictions that come...
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A+ As Yorkton Sask., deals with an uptick in coronavirus cases, RCMP say “it would have been advisable” for the eight members of that city’s detachment standing shoulder to shoulder for an...
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Bob and Noreen Leasak had a hard lesson in the nuances of the spray foam industry after enlisting the help of a contractor that left what they say was...
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The Southern Chief’s Organization SCO is requesting the federal government to keep its promise of ending long term boil water advisories. According to a statement from the SCO, government claims the...
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The Starfish Pack Program will be breaking with tradition in 2020, distributing food in new reusable bags each week rather than in backpacks It is one of a handful of...
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It didn’t take long for fisheries experts from British Columbia to slam the Canadian government for its latest announcement on the impacts of salmon farms on Fraser River wild salmon...
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Larger font Increase article font size A+ The novel coronavirus pandemic has produced extensive economic challenges for the City of London, but according to its latest credit rating from Moody’s...
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MONTREAL Four Quebecers were arraigned by phone on Wednesday in connection with the alleged kidnapping of a couple in their 70s from New York state. James Helm Jr. and...
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In the heart of downtown Vancouver amongst tall buildings and a veil of forest fire smoke, Autumn — whose real name we’re withholding to protect her privacy — proudly shares...
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Larger font Increase article font size A+ A free parking pilot project launched in July and extended to September has been once again extended, this time to the end of...
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Michael Cave and his golf partner Andrew Paquet took part in the two day Black Fly Open – Two man Scramble Golf Tournament held at Black River Golf Club in Matheson on...
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Foxes are found throughout Canada. We have four species the red fox, the swift fox, the Arctic fox, and the grey fox. The red fox has the largest range...
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New Alberta Health data shows 301 Albertans died from an opioid overdose in the second quarter of 2020, the most deadly three month period ever by far. Deaths are up from...
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Neucel Specialty Cellulose’s bankruptcy will cost the province an additional $9 million to decommission the abandoned pulp mill in Port Alice. PricewaterhouseCoopers PWC has been managing the process since it...