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UPDATE: 4 earthquakes hit off the west coast of Vancouver Island

UPDATE: 4 earthquakes hit off the west coast of Vancouver Island

After four earthquakes no tsunami is expected
B.C. universities to take overdose response action after UVic death

B.C. universities to take overdose response action after UVic death

Province to implement committee’s suggestions on overdose responses at schools
Woman dead after being ejected from vehicle on Highway 99 in Surrey

Woman dead after being ejected from vehicle on Highway 99 in Surrey

Traffic incident near Serpentine River kills woman in her early 20s Thursday morning
Ottawa invests $15M in health-care AI through B.C. tech cluster

Ottawa invests $15M in health-care AI through B.C. tech cluster

Companies say implementation of AI automation can save doctors hours each day
Wildfires prompt evacuation order, alert near Wells, historic Barkerville

Wildfires prompt evacuation order, alert near Wells, historic Barkerville

BC Wildfire Service pulled personnel and resources off the Cornish Mountain wildfire Wednesday night due to elevated winds, increased fire behaviour
Interest rate cut fails to spark home-buying spike: report

Interest rate cut fails to spark home-buying spike: report

Royal Lepage says market response to reduction has been tepid
Wildfire near Peachland now suspected to be human caused

Wildfire near Peachland now suspected to be human caused

The fire was reported just before 5 p.m.
Update: Northwest BC fire of note triples in size

Update: Northwest BC fire of note triples in size

A second out of control fire in northwest B.C. has now been discovered south of Prince Rupert on the Ecstall River
B.C. veteran John Hillman dies at 105, leaves huge charity footprint

B.C. veteran John Hillman dies at 105, leaves huge charity footprint

The 105-year-old hit headlines for his philanthropic ways, raising funds for Save the Children by walking laps of his Oak Bay courtyard
B.C.’s active wildfire count vaults to about 140, 2 considered fires of note

B.C.’s active wildfire count vaults to about 140, 2 considered fires of note

Two blazes in the northwest the most serious as heat wave fuels concerns of more to come