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Wildfire season heating up as B.C. sees spike in blazes in Interior

Wildfire season heating up as B.C. sees spike in blazes in Interior

Evacuation orders issued around Spences Creek as two wildfires merge Wednesday
$155M student housing building announced for Camosun College

$155M student housing building announced for Camosun College

423-bed facility set to open in 2027 will be the Greater Victoria area institution's first
B.C. continues as ground zero for pushing boundaries of drug policy

B.C. continues as ground zero for pushing boundaries of drug policy

2011 Insite decision has been followed by ongoing testing of safe supply options and laws
27 daily records fell Wednesday as B.C. heat wave continues

27 daily records fell Wednesday as B.C. heat wave continues

Lytton was the province’s hot spot at 42 C
B.C. adds voice to provincial push to meet NATO obligations

B.C. adds voice to provincial push to meet NATO obligations

Eby says tight relationship with U.S. important, premiers urge Ottawa to keep American respect
Fast-moving fire triggers evacuation order south of Ashcroft

Fast-moving fire triggers evacuation order south of Ashcroft

The Thompson-Nicola Regional District has issued an evacuation order for 76 properties in the Venables Valley area
B.C. asked to raise the ante on its community gaming grants commitment

B.C. asked to raise the ante on its community gaming grants commitment

Inflation has cut into the purchasing power of community gaming grants and the B.C. Association for Charitable Gaming is calling on the provincial government to B.C. to "reinvigorate" the community gaming grants program.
Baseball-bat killer dies of natural causes in Abbotsford prison

Baseball-bat killer dies of natural causes in Abbotsford prison

Eugene Raymond Benoit had been serving time for second-degree murder
One killed in fatal Lower Mainland crash Wednesday morning

One killed in fatal Lower Mainland crash Wednesday morning

Driver declared dead at crash in quiet neighbourhood on Langley/Surrey border
Vehicle crashes killed 331 British Columbians in 2023: Coroner

Vehicle crashes killed 331 British Columbians in 2023: Coroner

Pedestrians were most likely to die during November and December, while other road users faced highest risk in summer months