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‘Bear jams’ on B.C. highways bad for people, animals [with video]

Conservation officers have 300 bear conflict calls so far this month, with roadside bear viewing, feeding among problems

Seniors may miss out at tax time

Guaranteed Income Supplement, rental assistance and discount bus pass depend on Canada Revenue Agency filing

Single parent employment growing

Up to 100 income assistance clients a week signing up for job training, child care and transportation, minister Michelle Stilwell says

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        Tragically Hip members, Alex Trebek receive Order of Canada

          Directory compares B.C. seniors’ homes

          Health and recreation services compiled for 292 publicly funded facilities, as well as 'serious adverse events'

          • Mar 30th, 2016

          Disability benefits increasing

          Social Development Minister Michelle Stilwell says subsidized bus pass system continues, 40,000 rural people to get same value

          Assisted living rules to be eased

          Health Minister Terry Lake says changes to 'rigid regulations' coming on advice of BC Seniors' Advocate

          Olivia, Ethan are B.C.’s top baby names

          Top choices extend their streak of popularity in 2014, according to Vitals Statistics Agency

          Northern lights may end year with a spectacle thanks to solar flare

          Aurora borealis set to blaze further south than usual after Monday's sunspot eruption

          B.C. joins clean vehicle club in Paris

          Zero-emission vehicles group wants to reduce vehicle greenhouse gas emissions 40 per cent by 2050.

          Harvesting a Christmas tree on Crown land

          Free use permits are available for most areas of the province, good for one tree in designated areas of provincial forest

          Influenza vaccine now available in B.C.

          H2N2 influenza cases already showing up around B.C., strains of influenza B expected to show up by February

          Tofino, Stanley Park voted B.C.’s ‘best places’ to visit

          A new poll of British Columbians has the Park and surfer's paradise one-two atop the province's travel destinations.

          Super, virtual B.C. seen world-wide

          Virtual reality lets people experience a boat trip and a hike into the high country of the remote central coast at Nimmo Bay

          Dr. Smith: Understanding self-harm

          Why is my child doing this? What is going on with youth.

          APPLE EVENT LIVE: The watch, a gold MacBook, HBO on iPhone

          Apple Watch unveiled: lots of features, functions, price tags. So... Do you want it?

          • Mar 9th, 2015

          UN: World eating too much sugar; cut to 5-10 per cent of diet

          No way to sugarcoat this: WHO says sugar should be no more than 5-10 per cent of total calories

          • Mar 4th, 2015

          Most Popular Baby Names in Canada (VIDEO)

          There are lots of kids named Emma and lots of kids named Jackson, according to registered entries on BabyCenter.ca.

          The Great Llama Chase of 2015, Apparently (VIDEO)

          Humans are always trying to go viral. Turns out, llamas have the secret. Just be themselves. Escape, and be themselves...

          3 in 4 Canadian adults bullied in school: poll

          3 in 4 Canadian adults bullied in school; 46% say their kids were bullied: poll

          • Feb 25th, 2015