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Open fires allowed in Southeast Fire Centre

As of noon on Wednesday, category two and three open fires were once again permitted

Plane lands on Highway 97 near Prince George

Pilot safely makes emergency landing on a highway

VIDEO: Investigators hone in on timeline of deadly ammonia leak in Fernie

Police, fire and city officials provide an update on the investigation into Tuesday’s ammonia leak

Slay the ‘energy vampires’ lurking at home: BC Hydro

A recent survey found the average home has more than 25 devices that draw power, even when they’re turned off.

VIDEO: Stray tomcat attacking residents in B.C. community

A stray cat in Langley City has attacked an elderly woman, a kitten and a four-year-old girl

Canadian planet hunter seeking alien life

‘The shifting line of what is crazy’ says Toronto-born astrophysicist

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Col. Hadfield performs 'Space Oddity' at CBT Symposium

     

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      Red Mountain Resort camera captured fireball

         

        Deaths at local arena are an 'awakening': Resident
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        Firefighter dies battling wildfire in Alberta

        “It’s terrible. It will devastate the community for a while here. He’ll surely be missed.”

        Health ministers to talk cannabis, opioids

        Health ministers set to discuss cannabis and opioids during two-day meeting in Edmonton

        Quebec pass controversial bill banning face coverings

        Quebec lawmakers have passed a religious neutrality bill banning face coverings

        Tragically Hip fans bask in celebration and sadness

        Tragically Hip join together at Gord Downie memorials

        Kootenay region unemployment highest in B.C.

        The Kootenay region has the highest unemployment of any region in B.C.

        Local group prepares for referendum on proportional representation

        A group of local people committed to a fairer way of electing MLAs hasn’t wasted time.

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        Castlegar City Hall welcomes breastfeeding

        A comfortable red chair has been installed at City Hall to give parents a place to feed their babies

        Mayor Chernoff’s take on UBCM meetings

        Castlegar’s mayor attended the Union of B.C. Municipalities Convention at the end of September.

        Building community through tech

        Communities in the Basin are exploring how tech can help build connections.

        Talking generations in the Basin

        The Columbia Basin has more baby boomers and fewer people under 50 than the Canadian average.

        Shifting the story on climate change

        The key to changing thinking about climate change action is to create stories of clean abundance.

        RCMP officer cleared in Prince George arrest

        A suspect’s leg was fractured in 2015 incident

        Fernie mourns after fatal ammonia leak

        The community of Fernie is coming together to support each other following a local tragedy.