Life

7 Earth-size worlds found orbiting star; could hold life

This cluster of planets is 40 light-years away in the constellation Aquarius

Queen Elizabeth II marks record 65 years on throne

The palace says the 90-year-old queen will spend the day quietly at her Sandringham estate in eastern England.

B.C. increases electric vehicle incentive fund

Buyers of new plug-in electric vehicles get $5,000 rebate, another $6,000 if they scrap an eligible old car

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          VIDEO: Getting social for mental health

          Bell set to donate to Canadian mental health groups on Jan. 25 every time someone use a special hashtag on social media.

          • Jan 25th, 2017

          Doctors at Pemberton clinic call on employers to start paying for sick notes

          Woman posts photo of letter on Facebook she received when asking for medical note

          VIDEO: Ten years of iPhones

          Today marks a decade since the unveiling of the iPhone.

          • Jan 9th, 2017

          British Columbia set to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday in 2017

          Her Honour Judith Guichon's 2017 New Year's Message on Canada's Sesquicentennial

          • Dec 30th, 2016

          Where’s Santa right now? Track the jolly ol’ man ’till he hits your roof

          Santa Claus has already begun his worldwide journey, delivering more than two billion gifts by 8 a.m.

          Survey probes B.C.’s seniors care homes

          Privacy, dignity, food quality among questions of Seniors Advocate (with VIDEO)

          Senior home survey seeks volunteers

          Volunteers to ask seniors about staff, food, privacy, medications and other conditions in residential care

          • Aug 26th, 2016

          Collector program expanding to ‘muscle cars’

          Collector plates will be available next year for modified as well as stock cars made between 1958 and 1974

          B.C. DAY TRIVIA QUIZ: How much do you know about British Columbia?

          B.C. Day, on Monday, Aug. 1, is an opportunity to celebrate this spectacular province. See how well you know British Columbia.

          Cross-Canada ride to encourage organ donation

          Gift From Within aims to register 1,000 more registered donors and raise money for the Canadian Transplant Association

          Children show their art at Oxygen Art Centre

          Oxygen Art Centre is pleased to present the work of Grade 3 and 4 elementary students working through the Artist In the Classroom program.

          • Apr 23rd, 2015

          Hugs make a comeback from last week

          Hugs are back on top ater a large increase of slugs in the past weeks.

          • May 13th, 2014

          Jamie Hertz: How to roast a perfect whole chicken

          One of my favourite go-to dishes for the fall and winter has to be without a doubt roasted chicken and vegetables.

          Wound too tight? Try Champion Lakes

          If you've had a stressful day at work, heading outside can cure your blues

          Touring Redstone and its nifty new nine

          From start to finish it was easy to see that Redstone Resort has a real passion for its resort and all it entails, including the housing development

          Uniqueness of the Rossland Range

          Hiking is a part of the community fabric of Rossland and, with trails leading out of town from several vantage points, it's hard not to be a hiker

          Castlegar… it starts here…

          All roads lead to Castlegar, which means a variety of daytrips with endless possibilities await those who stay to play