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Pulp and paper mill in B.C. faces 30-day closure due to lack of wood

RICHMOND, B.C. — Hundreds of forest industry workers will be affected as a pulp and paper mill on Vancouver Island shuts down for one month because it says it can't get enough wood.

Truckers, police combine resources to foil alleged heavy equipment thieves in B.C.

KELOWNA, B.C. — The efforts of a few commercial truck drivers and multiple RCMP detachments in northern B.C. led to the recovery of a stolen piece of heavy equipment and the arrest of two suspects.

Missing person report leads police to plane crash at airport in Merritt, B.C.

MERRITT, B.C. — The Transportation Safety Board says it has assessed information gathered following a serious plane crash in Merritt, B.C., and will not be investigating further. The board was contacted Feb.

Homicide team takes over Langley, B.C., shooting probe after death of victim

LANGLEY, B.C. — Homicide investigators in Metro Vancouver confirm a man shot last week in Langley has died in hospital.

Horgan says pipeline protests at legislature left him 'despondent'

VICTORIA — Premier John Horgan says anti-pipeline protests that saw hundreds of people block entrances to the B.C. legislature are unacceptable and wrong.
VIDEO: Enjoy this parody of Blackstreet’s “No Diggity” all about the Sedins

VIDEO: Enjoy this parody of Blackstreet’s “No Diggity” all about the Sedins

The unique playing style of Daniel and Henrik Sedin was so difficult to describe that it required the invention of an entirely new word: “Sedinery”

Horgan says pipeline protests at legislature left him 'despondent'

VICTORIA — Premier John Horgan says anti-pipeline protests that saw hundreds of people block entrances to the B.C. legislature are unacceptable.

B.C. police watchdog investigates woman's death in fiery vehicle after arrest

VANCOUVER — RCMP have notified British Columbia's independent police watchdog about the death of a woman in a burning vehicle a day after she was arrested and released.

Port Alberni, B.C., board votes to remove school named for former federal MP

PORT ALBERNI, B.C. — School trustees on Vancouver Island have voted to change the name of an elementary school named after a controversial former federal member of Parliament.

Port Alberni, B.C., board votes to remove school named for former federal MP

PORT ALBERNI, B.C. — School trustees on Vancouver Island have voted to change the name of an elementary school named after a controversial former federal member of Parliament.