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Métis agency receives full control over child welfare

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 12:30:00 -0800

The B.C. government is taking another step towards reconciliation as the Ministry of Children and Family Development delegates child-protection authority for Métis families in the Kamloops area to Lii Michif Otipemisiwak Family and Community Services.

Financial assistance available for central coast flooding victims

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 09:00:00 -0800

Disaster Financial Assistance (DFA) is now available to eligible British Columbians on the central coast who may have been impacted by the flooding that occurred from Oct. 23-27, 2017.

B.C. prepares to return to the Panda bond market

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 18:00:00 -0800

British Columbia has returned to China’s bond market today, ensuring continued access to the third-largest capital market in the world, announced Finance Minister Carole James.

Statement by Premier Horgan on the earthquake in Iran

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:13:00 -0800

Premier John Horgan has released the following statement about the earthquake that struck Iran earlier this week:

People with severe addiction and mental illness to get help at new centre on Riverview lands

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:30:00 -0800

People struggling with complex and severe mental illness and addiction will receive the care they need in a state-of-the-art mental health and addictions centre on the Riverview lands, Premier John Horgan announced today.

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Temporary lane closure for 72nd Avenue

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:00:00 -0800

Motorists using 72nd Avenue at Highway 91 are advised of upcoming nighttime lane closures.

New Highway 16 inter-community transit service launching for Terrace to the Hazeltons

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:45:00 -0800

People living in northern B.C., from the Hazeltons to Terrace, will soon have inter-community transit services, which will connect those who live and work throughout these communities.

Inquest into death of Phuong Na (Tony) Du

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 09:45:00 -0800

The BC Coroners Service has announced that a public inquest will be held into the death of Phuong Na (Tony) Du.

Newspaper plan supports recycling in waitlisted communities

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 09:00:00 -0800

The Government of British Columbia has taken steps to further support recycling in communities throughout the province by approving a stewardship plan for the newspaper sector.

Arts Umbrella to move into former Emily Carr University South Building on Granville Island

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:00:00 -0800

Arts Umbrella will be the new tenant of the South Building of the former Emily Carr University of Art + Design campus on Granville Island, the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture announced today.