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Balloon ban proposed in Vancouver’s parks

Park board commissioner points to dangers to the environment, animals and children

Apple unveils $999 iPhone X, loses ‘home’ button

Apple paid homage to its late co-founder Steve Jobs for the 10-year anniversary of the iPhone

You can run away from your cigarette, UBC study suggests

Close to half the smokers quit after 10 weeks of running

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Missing women rally
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Silver Creek search continues on Day 2
    Backhoe used in search of Silver Creek property
      Search of Silver Creek property continues

        The dark side of the force is coming…

        Star Wars fan film featuring lightsaber duels between Sith lords, shot by Island filmmakers

        REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

        In case you missed it, here’s a look at replay-worthy highlights from across the province this week

        Boarding Bengal drifts on Kal Lake

        Logan the cat loves to paddle board on Kalamalka Lake in Vernon.

        LaBeouf says learning tennis for ‘Borg/McEnroe’ like learning to dance

        Shia LaBeouf compares learning tennis legend John McEnroe’s style to ballet at TIFF

        Squirrel causes grass fire in 100 Mile House

        The fire grew to several meters, stretching across a front and toward a house

        Students to negotiate grades in Ontario-based pilot project

        Dean from Wilfrid Laurier University thinks grades carry a lot of weight and are sometimes overrated

        REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

        In case you missed it, here’s a look at replay-worthy highlights from across the province this week

        Signatured Pioneer logs to become permanent 2017 wildfire legacy

        Three logs donated by Pioneer Log Homes of B.C. have been signed by hundreds of emergency personnel who helped during the wildfires in the Cariboo-Chilcotin.

        First edition Spider-Man comic for sale in Victoria

        The rare magazine is selling for $500,000 but may be worth up to $1 million.

        Those afraid of clowns brace for new ‘It’ movie

        Coulrophobia sufferers get prepared ahead of Stephen King remake

        VIDEO: A guide for overdose survival

        How people can save a life with or without a naloxone kit

        Bear cools off in Salmon Arm pond

        A bear with a powerful thirst stalks the streets of Salmon Arm looking for the ultimate drink

        • Aug 29th, 2017

        Two roosters ruffle feathers on Vancouver Island

        ‘Not the first time we’ve ended up caring for abandoned roosters’

        VIDEO: Restored footage of Charles and Diana’s wedding released

        The 20th anniversay of Diana’s death is coming up next week

        ‘Toque’ or ‘hat’? Here’s how Canada talks

        A new survey highlights different words and pronunciations between provinces and cities

        Massive superyacht sailing through B.C. waters

        The 72.5 metre pleasure craft can sleep up to 12 people and can be rented for just over $1.1 million per week.

        PHOTOS: Eclipse around the world

        From Oregon to Washington, eclipse viewers took in the sight