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Body of missing Cache Creek fire chief Clayton Cassidy located

Search and rescue crews, Ashcroft RCMP, and ashcroft Fire Rescue are working to recover the body.

Conservatives elect new leader

North Okanagan-Shuswap MP optimistic about party’s future

B.C. is using taxpayer money to outlast plaintiffs in health-care trial: critic

Private health advocates are trying to raise more money to continue the fight

Exclusive: Lieutenant-governor speaks for first time about minority government (with video)

Judith Guichon could be asked to decide fate of province if Premier can’t win support of Greens.

Living through a terrorist attack

A former Okanagan student was down the street from the Ariana Grande concert when the arena was attacked

Rattlesnake population in area on the decline

Because they’re not cute and cuddly, no one stands up for them, says WildSafeBC’s Frank Ritcey.

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Final votes being counted in B.C.
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Maple Ridge homeless rally gets heated
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Money Monitor: What to be wary of when borrowing in retirement
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Black Press Extreme Career Fair was held May 11th at the Langley Events Centre
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Golf carts taking to Chase’s streets

The Village of Chase a guinea pig for a new provincial plan

Langford man pleads guilty in death of West Shore RCMP officer

Kenneth Jacob Fenton pleads guilty to two counts in the death of Const. Sarah Beckett in April 2016.

Top court to hear federal government’s appeal on residential school records

A lower court judge ruled to destroy the stories after 15 years unless consent is given to preserve

Local News Briefs

The sixth annual Plein Air Paint-out takes place this weekend, as does Brushes and Booze 4.

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Fraser Valley student finishes practicum with local MP Jati Sidhu’s office

Jamie Gazlay was tasked with investigating seniors’ issues while in the riding.

Stay safe on the highways this summer with some driving tips

Watch out for motorcyclists, who are out in full force with the summer weather.

Review underway for mentally ill B.C. man who killed his three children

Allan Schoenborn was granted escorted trips from a Coquitlam psych hospital, has yet to go on one

Clinton celebrates the 150th annual ball in splendid style

The arena was transformed into an elegant ballroom for the event, attended by 250 people.

Ashcroft-Cache Creek Rotary Club set to honour Citizens of the Year

This year’s celebration, which is open to the public, will feature a barbecue dinner and no host bar.

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

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.

Voter turnout hits 60 per cent in 2017 B.C. election

Over half of B.C. voters went to the polls on May 9

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