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Mattress fire displaces 51 at B.C. supportive housing building

Mattress fire displaces 51 at B.C. supportive housing building

Fire in mattress caused by resident smoking
Feds to stop open-net salmon farms; Allow five years to transition: report

Feds to stop open-net salmon farms; Allow five years to transition: report

Reports that the federal government will stop open-net salmon farming and give the industry five years to transition are not sitting well with the B.C. Salmon Fams Association
Port Coquitlam convicted murderer dead in Greater Victoria institution

Port Coquitlam convicted murderer dead in Greater Victoria institution

A man convicted for the murder of his business associate in the 1990s has died at a Metchosin institution
Man drowns in river near Cherryville

Man drowns in river near Cherryville

Trying to swim across and back, the man entered the river on Friday, June 14 around 5 p.m.
Severe thunderstorm watch for Southern Interior

Severe thunderstorm watch for Southern Interior

When thunder roars, go indoors
B.C. salmon farmers see way forward despite court ruling

B.C. salmon farmers see way forward despite court ruling

BC salmon farmers say collaboration will provide a way for the aquaculture industry to continue to operate despite a recent court ruling upholding the federal fisheries minister's decision to not renew licences
Taseko reaches tentative deal with striking B.C. workers at Gibraltar Mine

Taseko reaches tentative deal with striking B.C. workers at Gibraltar Mine

Unionized workers will vote Monday, Tuesday
Vancouver housing starts dip, contrary to national trend

Vancouver housing starts dip, contrary to national trend

CMHC says annual pace of national housing starts in May up 10% from April
Sikh community gathers to remember slain B.C. gurdwara president

Sikh community gathers to remember slain B.C. gurdwara president

Surrey's Guru Nanak gurdwara president, Hardeep Singh Nijjar, was shot and killed on June 18, 2023
B.C.’s first health centre catering to francophones to open in the fall

B.C.’s first health centre catering to francophones to open in the fall

More than 80,000 provincial residents named French as their mother tongue as of 2021