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Indigenous leaders say Pope's Canada tour 'a missed opportunity' for skipping B.C.

Indigenous leaders in British Columbia expressed disappointment Friday that Pope Francis' trip to Canada will not include a stop in their province. Pope Francis will be in...

Upbeat ad filmed in fire-ravaged Lytton, B.C., called 'a slap in the face' to residents

Residents of Lytton, B.C., say they feel exploited by a new commercial that features their community ravaged by wildfire.A commercial for ATCO Group, a Calgary-based...

Friends, supporters rally for B.C. family facing deportation to Mexico

Parents at an elementary school in New Westminster, B.C., gathered Monday evening to show their support for a school family that's at risk of being deported...

Amid Broadway construction woes, Vancouver food store calls for greater government support

A Vancouver market is asking for greater government support for businesses affected by the construction of the Broadway subway project. On Sunday, Sentheepan Senthivel of Greens Market said construction...

B.C. man auctions off hockey skate wood carving to raise money for B.C. Children's Hospital

A B.C. man is auctioning off a unique wood carving of a hockey skate to raise funds for B.C. Children's Hospital. Dan Wickstrom says he had...

Parents left frustrated as schools, districts reject donations of air filters for classrooms

When his daughter returned to school in the fall, Dave Pataky said he wanted to keep the risk of COVID-19 transmission to a minimum. Pataky, who has...

Thrift store find leads to release of B.C. musician's album 48 years after it was recorded

Kevin Howes was at a thrift store in rural Alberta in 2014 when he came upon an old vinyl record in a plain white cover. The music...

Challenges mount as B.C. farmers face aftermath of floods, cold weather

Dave Martens is working on rebuilding his poultry farm and his home, which he hasn't been able to live in since the Sumas Prairie region...

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