B.C. hospital system has been operating over capacity for five years

Statistics obtained by The News show system has been operating over 100% capacity since 2012

NDP leads as vote tally continues in Courtenay-Comox

More than half of absentee ballots counted, final count Wednesday

VIDEO: Online ‘sextortion’ cases involving teen boys spiking: experts

A new website offers confidential online help and information for boys, educators and parents

Road safety in focus

The weekly police report for the South Cariboo area.

  • May 23rd, 2017

BCEHS reminds parents of window safety

Emergency officials release these tips to make windows safe through the summer

  • May 23rd, 2017

UPDATE: 22 killed at Ariana Grande concert

Witnesses reported hearing two loud bangs coming from near the arena’s bars at about 10:35 p.m.

ELECTION: Donna Barnett on the results


Second Class British Columbia


Second Class British Columbia


Mock emergency


Sexual assault policies take effect on B.C. campuses

Universities and colleges were required to implement a stand-alone policy by May 18

Six people in B.C. infected with E. coli linked to flour

BC Centre for Disease Control is warning British Columbians to throw away bad flour

Head of MMIW inquiry says she understands frustrations over hearing delays

The commission is set to hold its first public hearing May 29 in Whitehorse

UPDATE: Final vote counts coming in, no seat changes yet

Recount in Courtenay-Comox leaves 13-vote NDP lead

Paying tribute to a primeval passage

Uninterrupted celebrates the Adams River sockeye run in an extraordinary way.

Medical wait times cost B.C. patients $2,300 each

New Fraser Institute report places B.C. at second worst in costs associated with long wait times

Multi-Vehicle Incident on Horse Lake Road

Traffic is reduced to a single lane

  • May 17th, 2017

100 Mile House RCMP detachment gets new commander

Staff Sgt. Svend Nielsen originally from the South Cariboo

South Cariboo Farmers’ market attracts crowds despite rain

New vendors and new space in 100 Mile House for 2017

Leaders in China for trade mission

Business and political reps aim to bring more work to the Cariboo

Parties jockey for position in B.C. minority

NDP’s John Horgan says he and Christy Clark have nothing to talk about

Drastic drop in South Cariboo cattle

Fewer farms, cattle and operators in the South Cariboo

Western week kicks off all kinds of events

Loads of activities to spend the next two weekends

  • May 18th, 2017