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Nelson city council to update banner policy

Council will revisit the wording of the policy at its December meeting

B.C. church defaced with disturbing anti-Christian graffiti

Staff at Crossroads United Church reported the vandalism to police late last week

Federal government to boost treatment options for opioid drug users: minister

More than 2,800 people died last year as a result of the overdose crisis

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        TransLink mulls distance-based fares, low-income discounts

          Ambulance design changes urged after B.C. man falls out, dies

          A coroner’s jury makes recommendations after hearing about death of Ebony Aaron Wood

          One stick of pepperoni costs Hedley man $500

          A Hedley man enjoyed a snack and then refused to pay for it - landing him in court

          Forecasters promote avalanche safety awareness

          Avalanche Canada advising backcountry enthusiasts to get proper training and equipment.

          Hockey fraudster won’t skate free on time-to-trial rule

          Guilty charges stick for man who committed fraud against Okanagan hockey parents

          ‘Bed pan vigil’ for B.C. man ruled unlawful

          Rights of suspect were violated, judgment says

          Metis flag raised at B.C. legislature

          Today has been proclaimed as Louis Riel Day in British Columbia.

          B.C.’s Fair Wages Commission kicks off $15 minimum wage consultations

          Consultations begin in Abbotsford, but British Columbians can submit their feedback online by Dec. 7

          B.C. First Nation says it has created world-class spill response plan

          Report looks at response to 2016 grounding of tug Nathan E. Stewart that spilled litres of diesel

          London theatre received allegations against Kevin Spacey

          The theatre said Thursday the 20 allegations deal with incidents between 1995 and 2013.

          Da Vinci’s Christ painting sells for record $450M

          The painting, “Salvator Mundi,” Latin for “Savior of the World,” is one a few paintings by Leonardo known to exist

          MLAs unanimous on B.C. wildfire recovery

          Finance committee calls for rapid salvage, reforestation

          Angelina Jolie urges UN to renew efforts to stop sexual violence in war

          While in B.C., Jolie listed the promises, laws that have failed to eliminate sexual violence in war

          VIDEO: Premature baby program to expand across B.C.

          New funding will go toward skin-to-skin therapy that helps with breastfeeding and reducing anxiety

          Driver fined after iPhone, tablet tied to steering wheel

          But instead of issue a ticket, Vancouver police officer educated driver on safety

          Protesters pose as reporters to interrupt Trudeau’s speech

          Anti-pipline protesters escorted by Vancouver police away from Trudeau media event

          UPDATE: Vancouver Island driver killed when logging truck leaves road

          TimberWest contractor dies near Caycuse, off the shores of Lake Cowichan

          South Nelson unveils outdoor classroom

          Innovative new playground was years in the works