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One killed in Kootenay crash that spilled ‘significant’ fuel into Salmo River

One killed in Kootenay crash that spilled ‘significant’ fuel into Salmo River

One man from Alberta was killed in the single-vehicle crash

One killed in Kootenay crash that spilled ‘significant’ fuel into Salmo River
Two people are in the hospital after a tractor-trailer rear-ended a road maintenance crew on Highway 5 Monday. (BC Transportation and Infrastructure photo)

Two in hospital after semi rear-ends road crew on Highway 5

Semi-truck driver issued violation ticket

Two people are in the hospital after a tractor-trailer rear-ended a road maintenance crew on Highway 5 Monday. (BC Transportation and Infrastructure photo)
This is the aftermath of a fire that was set on a second-storey balcony on Ware Street in Abbotsford on March 24, 2019. (Submitted)

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Fatal crash in Coquitlam, stranger climbs onto balcony and lights fire, and more

This is the aftermath of a fire that was set on a second-storey balcony on Ware Street in Abbotsford on March 24, 2019. (Submitted)
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Tamara Taggart speak to supporters at a Liberal nomination event in Vancouver, B.C., on Sunday March 24, 2019. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ben Nelms)

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Trudeau boosts Tamara Taggart, a doctor accessed records of a woman pregnant with his baby, and more

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Tamara Taggart speak to supporters at a Liberal nomination event in Vancouver, B.C., on Sunday March 24, 2019. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ben Nelms)
Husky spotted in Vancouver park (Wikimedia Commons)

Vancouver makes top 10 list for most dog-friendly cities

Dog-friendly restaurants, veterinary services, and accessible dog beaches and parks criteria in ranking

Husky spotted in Vancouver park (Wikimedia Commons)
B.C. Housing proposed this temporary modular housing project on Maple Ridge’s Burnett Street last year. (Contributed)

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Chilliwack mayor sits down with health minister, phone scam tricks seniors out of $3.1 million and more

B.C. Housing proposed this temporary modular housing project on Maple Ridge’s Burnett Street last year. (Contributed)
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Minister of Finance Bill Morneau arrive in the Foyer of the House of Commons to table the Budget, on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Tuesday, March 19, 2019. (Justin Tang/The Canadian Press)

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Maple Ridge gym teacher punished after swearing at student, carfentanil found in 13 overdose deaths and more

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Minister of Finance Bill Morneau arrive in the Foyer of the House of Commons to table the Budget, on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Tuesday, March 19, 2019. (Justin Tang/The Canadian Press)
Police service pups Lager and Lugg were at RCMP headquarters on Monday to help launch this year’s Name the Puppy contest. (Joti Grewal/Black Press Media)

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IIO BC probe arrest at Surrey vigil for mosque shooting, Maple Ridge closes homeless evacuation centre and more

Police service pups Lager and Lugg were at RCMP headquarters on Monday to help launch this year’s Name the Puppy contest. (Joti Grewal/Black Press Media)
Former Vancouver Whitecaps midfielder Alphonso Davies. (Darryl Dyck/THE CANADIAN PRESS)

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Gas prices go up, a deadly single-car crash in Coquitlam, big day for Alphonso Davies, and more

Former Vancouver Whitecaps midfielder Alphonso Davies. (Darryl Dyck/THE CANADIAN PRESS)
(Shane MacKichan photo)

UPDATE: Tesla driver dies in fiery crash in Coquitlam

Police say speed was factor in single-vehicle collision

(Shane MacKichan photo)
York House is an all-girls private school in the Shaughnessy neighbourhood of Vancouver, B.C. (Google Maps photo)

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Maple Ridge youth care worker facing sex charges, Mountie charged with 2013 knife attack in Alberta and more

York House is an all-girls private school in the Shaughnessy neighbourhood of Vancouver, B.C. (Google Maps photo)
Angeline Haslett of Harrison Hot Springs took her winning photo of singer Shakura S’Aida at the Memorial Hall in Harrison last summer during the Harrison Festival of the Arts. (Angeline Haslett)

Black Press Media wins awards for best email newsletter, best contest

Recognition for ‘This Week in B.C.’ newsletter and 2018 Amateur Photographer of the Year contest

Angeline Haslett of Harrison Hot Springs took her winning photo of singer Shakura S’Aida at the Memorial Hall in Harrison last summer during the Harrison Festival of the Arts. (Angeline Haslett)
David Sidoo is accused of conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud in relation to a U.S. college exam scheme. (Flickr)

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Vancouver businessman charged in U.S. college exam scandal, real estate board calls for B-20 revisit and more

David Sidoo is accused of conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud in relation to a U.S. college exam scheme. (Flickr)
RCMP were still on the scene on Feb. 27 of a shooting at a house on Victor Street in Chilliwack that occurred around 1 p.m. on Feb. 26. A woman in her 40s is in critical condition and a suspect is at large. (Paul Henderson/ The Progress)

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Man charged with murder of Chilliwack woman, B.C. remembers Micah Messent and more

RCMP were still on the scene on Feb. 27 of a shooting at a house on Victor Street in Chilliwack that occurred around 1 p.m. on Feb. 26. A woman in her 40s is in critical condition and a suspect is at large. (Paul Henderson/ The Progress)
B.C. teacher exploited former student for ‘sexual advantage’: regulation board

B.C. teacher exploited former student for ‘sexual advantage’: regulation board

Vice principal has qualification cancelled after 2016 incident

B.C. teacher exploited former student for ‘sexual advantage’: regulation board
Several medications containing Losartan are being recalled. (Black Press file photo)

Potential ‘human carcinogen’ leads to recall of Losartan-containing drugs

Health Canada is advising that there is no immediate risk to patients taking these medications

Several medications containing Losartan are being recalled. (Black Press file photo)
Snowfall warning issued in Lower Mainland despite approaching spring

Snowfall warning issued in Lower Mainland despite approaching spring

Metro Vancouver, Fraser Valley could see up to 10-15 centimetres

Snowfall warning issued in Lower Mainland despite approaching spring
Ten days until spring, but Environment Canada says more snow is on its way. (Carli Berry/Capital News)

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Yet another snowfall warning, another shooting in Chilliwack, a fancy cat show, and more

Ten days until spring, but Environment Canada says more snow is on its way. (Carli Berry/Capital News)
Anita Place Tent City was evacuated March 2 upon orders of the fire commissioner. (Phil Melnychuk/THE NEWS)

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Abbotsford fire crews respond to apartment blaze, social housing plan underway in Maple Ridge and more

Anita Place Tent City was evacuated March 2 upon orders of the fire commissioner. (Phil Melnychuk/THE NEWS)
Learn how to navigate Metro Vancouver’s market at Homebuyer Forum

Learn how to navigate Metro Vancouver’s market at Homebuyer Forum

Homebuilders Association Vancouver hosts free event at Hyatt Regency hotel and via livestream

Learn how to navigate Metro Vancouver’s market at Homebuyer Forum