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Talent show: B.C. girl, 8, memorizes entire periodic table

Grade 4 student Maya Lakhanpal heads to B.C. talent show finals with unique talent

Talking transgender issues with Nelson advocate

Nov. 20 is the Transgender Day of Remembrance

Remembering the sacrifice

An interview with Australian veteran John Wood, who lives in the Columbia Valley

  • Nov 9, 2018

Remembering Northern B.C.’s Flying Tigers

The legend of World War Two pilots Albert and Cedric Mah, as told by their daughters

B.C. church bell to toll again in memory of First World War

Public invited to help ring the bell 100 times to mark 100 years since the armistice was signed

Purple poppies to remember animals of war

An eight-year-old girl from Kamloops is selling poppies, worn to remembers animals of war

  • Nov 7, 2018
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Trail Pipe Band Tribute to WWI
No Stone Left Alone Ceremony
Whale surprises sailboat near Denman Island
2018 Tsawwassen Millionaire Lottery

B.C. cat loves paddleboarding

Cat owner JD Batbatan hopes his videos inspire people to get outside and enjoy the beauty of the Okanagan.

97-year-old B.C. veteran proudly displays 100-year-old Union Jack

Roy Shopland inherited the flag his mom brought to Canada when she emigrated from England in 1918.

VIDEO: Moms Gone Wild thrill Canucks crowd

Members perform flash-mob Thriller routine at Rogers Arena on Halloween night

  • Nov 1, 2018

Woodcarver etched in Valley’s history

Rolf Heer is as iconic to Radium as mountain sheep and hot springs

Roll up the welcome mat for bears

Do your part to keep attractants to a minimum

  • Oct 31, 2018

No tricks needed in downtown event

Halloween happenings in downtown Invermere

Openly queer, female priest of B.C. church defying norms

Andrea Brennan serves Fernie at pivotal time in church’s history

Foster care is ‘superhighway to homelessness,’ B.C. youth advocate says

Katherine McParland grew up in foster care and lived on the streets

VIDEO: Millionaire Lottery returns to give back and win big

Since 1996, Millionaire Lottery has raised $52 million for the VGH+UBC Hospital Foundation

Wartime Wednesday

A blog of wartime stories by Elinor Florence

  • Oct 17, 2018

Hero campaign raises $1.1 million for Canada non-profits

Lowe’s Canada Heroes campaign was held throughout September

Drum from the heart at Pynelogs

Monday Night Drum Circle adds rhythm to the soul

B.C. brewery creates bread beer from food waste

The brew aims to raise food waste awareness and provide funds for the food bank