Simpcw marks 100th anniversary of forced march from Tete Jaune Cache to Chua Chua

!Jara Jules carries a Simpcw flag as she leads close to 80  members and supporters of Simpcw First Nation on a short symbolic walk to the Tete Jaune Cache community hall on   Saturday morning, Aug. 13. The event was held to mark the 100th anniversary of the forced removal of between 60 and 70 band members to Chu Chua. Many of those taking part  in the event were descended from those  removed, including Jules. - Keith McNeill
  • updated Aug 18, 2016 at 5:30 PM

Over 70 people gathered to mark the anniversary of an historic event

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Gold Country geocaching event a time to explore

  • posted Aug 23, 2016 at 3:00 PM

The fourth annual event, on the Labour Day weekend, has a night cache, a Munzee walk, and the chance to win one of 30 limited edition coins.


BC VIEWS: B.C. fails to save the planet

  • updated Aug 23, 2016 at 3:05 PM

Premier Christy Clark isn't going into next year's election with a promise to jack up Canada's only significant carbon tax


Dismal sockeye salmon run is Fraser River's worst return in 120 years

  • posted Aug 23, 2016 at 2:00 PM

853,000 fish estimated returning is worse than the disaster year of 2009 that triggered the Cohen inquiry, but not as unexpected


B.C. royal visit looks set up for the children

  • updated Aug 22, 2016 at 1:02 PM

Victoria-based schedule means it's likely Prince George and Princess Charlotte will accompany their parents William and Kate

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Black Press launches branded content for local business

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  • updated Aug 22, 2016 at 12:40 PM
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This new format is known as "native advertising."

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Muslim leaders dispute charge that extremist writings common in mosque libraries

  • posted Aug 23, 2016 at 4:02 PM

Muslim leaders dispute extremism study

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