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Sicamous council douses concerns about new fire chief not living local

Sicamous council douses concerns about new fire chief not living local

‘It is a small community and housing’s not always available here’
Vernon engages with residents to prepare for wildfire season

Vernon engages with residents to prepare for wildfire season

The city held an information session Wednesday that discussed how residents can safeguard their homes
B.C. society calls for end to schizophrenia stigma on national awareness day

B.C. society calls for end to schizophrenia stigma on national awareness day

Up to 1.8% of people live with the mental illness, but few in the public understand it
Service union files labour complaint against Greater Victoria liquor store

Service union files labour complaint against Greater Victoria liquor store

Cascadia Liquor employees have been on strike since May 4
188 inmates died in B.C. prisons over last decade, coroner reports

188 inmates died in B.C. prisons over last decade, coroner reports

Majority attributed to natural causes, followed by suicide and toxic drug ingestion
B.C. woman reflects on 18 months on the front lines in Ukraine

B.C. woman reflects on 18 months on the front lines in Ukraine

‘Nobody can go through war and be who they were before,’ says April Huggett
Food bank report fails B.C. on several poverty tests, but commends efforts

Food bank report fails B.C. on several poverty tests, but commends efforts

Food Banks Canada tracking poverty gives B.C. an overall D-plus
Hackers release corporate data stolen from London Drugs, company says

Hackers release corporate data stolen from London Drugs, company says

Files may contain ‘some employee information,’ according to pharmacy chain
Province raises drought level in the Okanagan

Province raises drought level in the Okanagan

‘Drought conditions will persist into 2024 unless we have prolonged rain within the next few weeks’
North Okanagan-Shuswap school district name to get Indigenous update

North Okanagan-Shuswap school district name to get Indigenous update

Secwépemctsín word to be added in acknowledgement of traditional territory