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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        Tragically Hip members, Alex Trebek receive Order of Canada

          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.

          Dreaming of visiting China? Win a trip of a lifetime!

          You could win an all-inclusive tour through Beijing, Xi’an, Shanghai and Suzhou next spring valued at $2500!

          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.

          Provincial campsite rush mostly B.C. residents

          Few BC Parks bookings going to commercial operators, solution is more campsite spaces, Environment Minister Mary Polak says

          Video links grow as rural health care shrinks

          Small communities have more than 400 doctor vacancies, with 'telehealth' and visiting specialists filling gaps

          CANADA DAY QUIZ: How well do you know Canadian trivia?

          In honour of Canada's 149th birthday, we have compiled some Canadian trivia questions. How many can you answer?

          Child care spaces funded for 30 BC communities

          1,800 new spaces in 30 communities to start construction this fall, minister Stephanie Cadieux says

          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

          Talking stick tradition comes to B.C. legislature [with video]

          Totem symbolizes Coast Salish tradition of respectful listening, with little effect on ill-tempered debate in Victoria

          B.C. hunting licences go online

          Online option now available for licences, paper version of limited entry hunting applications phased out for 2017

          • Apr 28th, 2016