The Canadian Press

The Canadian Press posted 26 stories to Lake Country Calendar.
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Britain’s prime minister to seek early election on June 8

Prime Minister Theresa May called for an early general election to secure a stronger Brexit mandate

  • Apr 18th, 2017 8:20am

Canadian teens’ thoughts on pot unchanged after legalization news

Government officials announced Thursday that cannabis would be made legal for recreational use

  • Apr 16th, 2017 10:45am

Liberals introduce long-awaited bills to legalize marijuana by July 2018

If passed, the proposed Cannabis Act would allow adults to buy marijuana legally

  • Apr 13th, 2017 10:45am

CANADA 150: Tracing the roots of Canada’s love for hockey

Paul Henderson reminisces about the greatest goal scored in Canada’s greatest game

  • Apr 11th, 2017 8:30am

On centennial, Canadians to stop and mark bloody legacy of Battle of Vimy Ridge

On Sunday, millions of Canadians will stop to remember those lost during the Battle of Vimy Ridge.

  • Apr 8th, 2017 12:00pm

Motorists urged to use road sense and not cause ‘bear jams’ on B.C. roadways

Conservation officers are warning drivers of dopey, hungry bears emerging from hibernation

  • Apr 8th, 2017 9:30am

NHL not going to 2018 Olympics in South Korea

The league says no meaningful dialogue had materialized in talks

  • Apr 3rd, 2017 1:20pm

UPDATED: Blast on Russian subway kills 10

An explosion on a St. Petersburg subway has killed at least 10 and injured 50

  • Apr 3rd, 2017 9:15am

Juno Awards set to pay tribute to Leonard Cohen

Feist will play a classic song to honour the famous singer

  • Apr 2nd, 2017 4:45pm

Fire chiefs across Canada say most Canadians unprotected against silent killer

Most homeowners in Canada aren’t required to install life-saving detectors along with smoke alarms

  • Apr 2nd, 2017 9:25am

B.C. government Facebook page hacked

The B.C. government’s Facebook page was restored after a brief hacking on Monday

  • Mar 28th, 2017 11:00am

Four dead in Westminster Bridge attack

The leader of Britain’s House of Commons says a man has been shot by police at Parliament.

  • Mar 22nd, 2017 11:50am

The coming disruption: How robots might upend different professions

The study argues that tasks, not entire professions, will be affected

  • Mar 19th, 2017 1:45pm

Fourteen members of B.C. legislature spend last day in the house

Their retirements signal a changing of the guard in B.C.

  • Mar 16th, 2017 12:15pm

B.C. economy to grow more slowly over next two years: Central 1 Credit Union

Metro Vancouver’s once-sizzling housing market will no longer fuel the growth

  • Mar 14th, 2017 12:05pm

Six people rescued from the B.C. backcountry this weekend

Search and rescue crews were called out to four challeging events this past weekend

  • Mar 13th, 2017 12:35pm

Pot activists Marc and Jodie Emery charged with drug offences

Charges laid after stores raided, lawyer promises court battle

  • Mar 9th, 2017 3:30pm

Vancouver park board debate continue on whales and dolphins in captivity

Four possible options on the table, including holding a referendum on dropping the cetacean program

  • Mar 9th, 2017 10:58am

Additional cases of norovirus from B.C. oysters

The Public Health Agency of Canada says the outbreak continues to spread in three provinces

  • Mar 8th, 2017 12:00am

B.C. man gets probation for having sex in stranger’s hot tub

The 18-year-old was caught at an Okanagan Lake home last May.

  • Mar 8th, 2017 12:00am