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Interest rate cut fails to spark home-buying spike: report

Interest rate cut fails to spark home-buying spike: report

Royal Lepage says market response to reduction has been tepid
Wildfire near Peachland now suspected to be human caused

Wildfire near Peachland now suspected to be human caused

The fire was reported just before 5 p.m.
Update: Northwest BC fire of note triples in size

Update: Northwest BC fire of note triples in size

A second out of control fire in northwest B.C. has now been discovered south of Prince Rupert on the Ecstall River
B.C. veteran John Hillman dies at 105, leaves huge charity footprint

B.C. veteran John Hillman dies at 105, leaves huge charity footprint

The 105-year-old hit headlines for his philanthropic ways, raising funds for Save the Children by walking laps of his Oak Bay courtyard
B.C.’s active wildfire count vaults to about 140, 2 considered fires of note

B.C.’s active wildfire count vaults to about 140, 2 considered fires of note

Two blazes in the northwest the most serious as heat wave fuels concerns of more to come
Justice For Girls pulls out of Pickton hearing after serial killer’s death

Justice For Girls pulls out of Pickton hearing after serial killer’s death

Advocacy group feels it is better served pressing its case outside the courtroom evidence hearing
Police complaint commissioner to investigate 2022 crash that killed B.C. teens

Police complaint commissioner to investigate 2022 crash that killed B.C. teens

The officer was going 124 km/h in the minutes before the suspect vehicle hit the teens' car
portdanielpress: The heartbeat of your community

portdanielpress: The heartbeat of your community

Helping non-profits thrive at home, and across Western Canada
VIDEO: Shipment of eels gives baggage handlers the slip at Vancouver airport

VIDEO: Shipment of eels gives baggage handlers the slip at Vancouver airport

Creatures spilled out onto the tarmac after arriving from Toronto
Community rallies in B.C. after Indigenous teens accosted for singing

Community rallies in B.C. after Indigenous teens accosted for singing

"Everything we do, even if it's just walking, we do with an open heart"