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Florence Mary Atkinson (Duckey)

September 5, 1930 - November 30, 2021Mom was born in Invermay Saskatchewan…

  • Nov 30, 2021
NDP MP Sheila Malcolmson speaks with the media about her private members bill regarding abandoned vessels, in Ottawa on Thursday, November 30, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

MALCOLMSON: B.C. expects feds to ‘make our application a priority’ on drug decriminalization

B.C. is the first province to offer a safer supply program

  • Nov 29, 2021
NDP MP Sheila Malcolmson speaks with the media about her private members bill regarding abandoned vessels, in Ottawa on Thursday, November 30, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
October 22, 2021 - Tracy Arden from Redefined Clothing in Duncan for S&L in Boulevard Central Island . Don Denton photo

Secrets and lives with Tracy Arden

Redefined Clothing Boutique owner fills a fashion niche in the Cowichan Valley

  • Nov 29, 2021
October 22, 2021 - Tracy Arden from Redefined Clothing in Duncan for S&L in Boulevard Central Island . Don Denton photo

Brian Bermann

November 29, 20211964-2021 ~ Brian is survived by his long time partner…

  • Nov 29, 2021

Ronald Joseph Adrian Welwood

November 29, 2021In loving memory ~ 1940 ~ 2021 Ronald Joseph Adrian…

  • Nov 29, 2021
Vernon’s Vasek Pospisil and Team Canada are out of the Davis Cup finals, after losing 3-0 to Kazakhstan in Madrid, Spain, Sunday, Nov. 28. Pospisil lost his singles tie. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP, Rick Rycroft - file photo)

Vernon’s Vasek Pospisil, Canada out of Davis Cup finals

Tennis squad falls 3-0 to Kazakhstan in Spain; relegated to Qualifiers pool

  • Nov 28, 2021
Vernon’s Vasek Pospisil and Team Canada are out of the Davis Cup finals, after losing 3-0 to Kazakhstan in Madrid, Spain, Sunday, Nov. 28. Pospisil lost his singles tie. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP, Rick Rycroft - file photo)
The Aviator, which arrived for the 2020 model year, is built on the same rear-wheel-drive platform as the Ford Explorer.

2021 Lincoln Aviator

Lincoln flies high with its latest first-class utility vehicle

  • Nov 27, 2021
The Aviator, which arrived for the 2020 model year, is built on the same rear-wheel-drive platform as the Ford Explorer.
RCMP. (Phil McLachlan photo)

Systemic racism in policing across B.C. demands reform says Human Rights Commissioner

B.C. Human Rights Commission report calls for systemic change

  • Nov 27, 2021
RCMP. (Phil McLachlan photo)

Donald Arthur Silversides, Q.C.

November 16, 1946 - November 27, 2021On Saturday, November 27, 2021 Don…

  • Nov 27, 2021
Left to right: Liz Lougheed Green, CEO Association of Neighborhood Houses of B.C., Paul Seipp, BMO, Michael McKnight, UWBC, Stephen Gaskin, Scotiabank, Martin Thibodeau, RBC, Ben West, National Bank Canada, Paulo Brazinha, CIBC, Michael Goerzen, CIBC, Siobhan Powlowski, Gordon Neighborhood House

VIDEO: Bank leaders collaborate to give back to Vancouver

A non-profit organization, community centre and several bank leaders joined forces to give out food

  • Nov 26, 2021
Left to right: Liz Lougheed Green, CEO Association of Neighborhood Houses of B.C., Paul Seipp, BMO, Michael McKnight, UWBC, Stephen Gaskin, Scotiabank, Martin Thibodeau, RBC, Ben West, National Bank Canada, Paulo Brazinha, CIBC, Michael Goerzen, CIBC, Siobhan Powlowski, Gordon Neighborhood House
Lawrence Campbell’s father can be seen five soldiers behind the man reaching for his son. He has a gun strap visible across his chest. Photo: Claude P. Dettlof

A look at B.C.’s connection to a historic wartime picture

Kaslo’s Harry Campbell can be seen in the shot

  • Nov 26, 2021
Lawrence Campbell’s father can be seen five soldiers behind the man reaching for his son. He has a gun strap visible across his chest. Photo: Claude P. Dettlof
October 21, 2021 - Katy and Eric Johnson from Complete Windows in Parksville for Business Class in Boulevard Central Island . Don Denton photo

Complete Windows is clearly created for success

Family business works with home owners, builders and architects

  • Nov 26, 2021
October 21, 2021 - Katy and Eric Johnson from Complete Windows in Parksville for Business Class in Boulevard Central Island . Don Denton photo

Arvid Earl Kendall

September 16, 1930 - November 26, 2021In loving memory ~ After 91…

  • Nov 26, 2021

John Lial Carter

August 25, 1927 - November 26, 2021On November 26 the world lost…

  • Nov 26, 2021
Ismalia de Sousa, a nurse and PhD student at the University of British Columbia school of nursing who helped found the Coalition of African, Caribbean and Black Nurses in B.C. (ismaliadesousa.com photo)

Black nurses in B.C. face `entrenched and pervasive’ racism, survey finds

Coalition calling for action to support Black nurses and end anti-Black racism in health care

  • Nov 25, 2021
Ismalia de Sousa, a nurse and PhD student at the University of British Columbia school of nursing who helped found the Coalition of African, Caribbean and Black Nurses in B.C. (ismaliadesousa.com photo)
BC Rent Bank helps people stay out of homelessness. Black Press stock photo.

BC Rent Bank sees daily applications triple in first day after province-wide roll out

Microloan program available in all areas of province

  • Nov 25, 2021
BC Rent Bank helps people stay out of homelessness. Black Press stock photo.

Arthur Robert Fletcher

June 24, 1931 - November 25, 2021In loving memory ~ Aged 90,…

  • Nov 25, 2021

Eileen Isabel Epp

August 14, 1931 - November 25, 2021In loving memory Eileen Epp, at…

  • Nov 25, 2021

Lorie Lee Hudson

May 15, 1968 - November 25, 2021Lorie, Lee, Hudson aged 63, passed…

  • Nov 25, 2021

Marilynne Janet Glanville

January 11, 1943 - November 25, 2021Marilynne Janet Glanville, beloved wife of…

  • Nov 25, 2021