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Property crime on the rise in Grand Forks: RCMP

Grand Forks RCMP sat down with the Gazette to talk property crime and community solutions.

Grand Forks staff received Naloxone training

The training was administered by Grand Forks Fire/Rescue

Blackmore set to launch charter challenge

Bountiful polygamist leader back in Cranbrook Supreme Court next week.

MLA Larson wants to abolish daylight saving time

Okanagan-Boundary MLA put forward private member bill

Kelowna West voters to pick Christy Clark’s replacement in February

Premier John Horgan says while no date yet, he will call the byelection in early January.

Heated exchanges highlight fourth B.C. Liberal leadership debate

Feisty moments as the six candidates square off in Kelowna Saturday

B.C. to end geographic area rent increases, close fixed-term lease loopholes
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          RDKB elects Russell as board chair

          Grace McGregor will be vice-chair of the board.

          BETHS working to develop shelter/hub

          the group is hioping the shelter will be ready for next winter.

          Whispers of Hope names new coordinator

          Melissa Shulga will be the new coordinator as the group navigates change in the coming months.

          Residents favour speed limit, parking as-is

          A recent survey came back with interesting results about city garbage, parking and speed limits.

          West Kootenay-Boundary hospital district at odds with province, IHA over Arrow Lakes project

          To get things moving, the RHD funded 100 per cent of planning costs instead of the usual 40 per cent

          VIDEO: Government approves funding of $750,000 drug for B.C. woman

          Approval comes one day after province announces funding for Soliris on a case-by-case basis

          Grand Forks Remembers

          Photos from the annual Remembrance Day ceremony in Grand Forks.

          Proportional representation options raised

          The workshop was held at the Grand Forks and District Public Library.

          Council announces support for full-time BETHS shelter

          The surprise announcement was made on Tuesday night by Mayor Frank Konrad.

          UPDATE: Vancouver Island driver killed when logging truck leaves road

          TimberWest contractor dies near Caycuse, off the shores of Lake Cowichan

          Protection service officer at Cowichan Hospital gets award for handling man with knife

          Charles Kraeling honoured for his heroic actions at the health facility during an incident in July.

          VIDEO: Camera records brazen daylight theft of parcel

          Langley family releases surveillance footage to alert others

          Council votes to continue bylaw service

          The discussion took place at the Oct. 16 meeting of council.

          Witness in Victoria court case admits to previous killings

          The man was a paid agent of the RCMP, who say they had no evidence to back up the confessions