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ELECTION 2017: Medical premiums and promises

MSP is not only a tax, it’s a payroll tax for nearly half of those subject to it

Cycling community fuming as hit-and-run suspects remain at large

Incidents of Dodge Dakotas crashing into cyclists remain unsolved

Advance voting starts Saturday

There will be six days of advance voting prior to B.C.’s general election day on May 9

B.C. first responders see record number of suspected overdoses Wednesday

The spike in overdose-related calls coincides with ‘Welfare Wednesday’, officials say

Victoria man arrested and charged for Nanaimo home invasion

Man with connections to Nanaimo arrested in Victoria on weapons and drug charges

UPDATE: Canada-wide Shaw service restored

Shaw customers across Canada are experiencing problems with telephone, TV and internet service.

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Sister cities Sidney and Anacortes welcome back the ferry run
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Goat yoga, it's really what you think it is
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BC NDP vow to bring back free weekday ferry travel for seniors
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BC Green Party Leader Andrew Weaver makes whistlestop in Sidney
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Two women take on province over domestic abuse legal aid

Women’s advocates want to see better legal aid for women in violent relationships

B.C. leaders square off in TV debate

Christy Clark, John Horgan and Andrew Weaver battle it out ahead of May 9 election

ELECTION 2017: Parties try to get a grip on B.C.’s overdose deaths

The Greens pledge big funding, B.C. NDP wants a new ministry and B.C. Liberals commit to more beds

Christy Clark calls for U.S. thermal coal export ban

Clark asks Justin Trudeau to ban U.S. thermal coal shipments to B.C. for sale to Asia

UPDATED: Rescued pups have a new lease on life

The BC SPCA has removed 30 animals from a breeder in Lillooet

Kevin O’Leary quits leadership race

Kevin O’Leary to quit Conservative leadership race, support Maxime Bernier

Sidney RCMP detachment has a new commander

After working as acting commander, Sgt. Wayne Conley officially promoted

Homeowners burned by foregoing house inspections

Despite the market normalizing, experts say many buyers are still skipping housing inspections

ELECTION 2017: TV debate a test for party leaders

Christy Clark, John Horgan and Andrew Weaver face off for 90 minutes

ELECTION 2017: Parties debate child care

B.C. NDP and Green Party look to subsidize daycare costs while the B.C. Liberals aim to add spaces

NEW: Woman confirms stranger attacked in her Oak Bay home

Manhunt continues after woman slashed in her Oak Bay home

Physiotherapy could help combat B.C.’s opioid crisis: report

A provincial association says physio is a non-pharmaceutical adjunct to prescribed opioids

UPDATE: Christy Clark says province will buy lumber to protect B.C. mills

Ruling finds subsidies in lumber from Tolko, Canfor and West Fraser, duties apply to all mills