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BC Parks Foundation board begins work

Board gets $10 million endowment, will raise money and encourage more use of provincial parks

Have you got any unclaimed cash at the Bank of Canada?

The central bank is holding about $678 million in unclaimed funds. Here’s how to find out if any of it is yours.

The coming disruption: How robots might upend different professions

The study argues that tasks, not entire professions, will be affected

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      Teaching the Feldenkrais method in Vernon
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          Winning ticket for Friday’s $25 million Lotto Max jackpot in B.C.

          The next jackpot of an estimated $10 million will be drawn March 17.

          Black Press papers up for Ma Murray awards

          The awards honour community newspaper excellence across B.C.

          Canadians happy without the penny, but not ready to say goodbye to the nickel: poll

          A new survey suggests most British Columbians also agree with the end of the one-cent coin.

          7 Earth-size worlds found orbiting star; could hold life

          This cluster of planets is 40 light-years away in the constellation Aquarius

          Black Press offers a $20,000 prize giveaway to celebrate Canada 150

          Enter for a chance to win prizes including a trip for two to one of six Canadian destinations.

          • Feb 22nd, 2017

          Queen Elizabeth II marks record 65 years on throne

          The palace says the 90-year-old queen will spend the day quietly at her Sandringham estate in eastern England.

          B.C. increases electric vehicle incentive fund

          Buyers of new plug-in electric vehicles get $5,000 rebate, another $6,000 if they scrap an eligible old car

          Moon, Venus, Mars to appear in a triangle

          All three will be visible Tuesday night in what astronomers call a "geocentric inferior conjunction."

          VIDEO: Getting social for mental health

          Bell set to donate to Canadian mental health groups on Jan. 25 every time someone use a special hashtag on social media.

          • Jan 25th, 2017

          Doctors at Pemberton clinic call on employers to start paying for sick notes

          Woman posts photo of letter on Facebook she received when asking for medical note

          VIDEO: Ten years of iPhones

          Today marks a decade since the unveiling of the iPhone.

          • Jan 9th, 2017

          British Columbia set to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday in 2017

          Her Honour Judith Guichon's 2017 New Year's Message on Canada's Sesquicentennial

          • Dec 30th, 2016

          Where’s Santa right now? Track the jolly ol’ man ’till he hits your roof

          Santa Claus has already begun his worldwide journey, delivering more than two billion gifts by 8 a.m.

          Dreaming of visiting China? Win a trip of a lifetime!

          You could win an all-inclusive tour through Beijing, Xi’an, Shanghai and Suzhou next spring valued at $2500!

          Death Café helps start the discussion

          A movement that began in Europe and has spread around the world makes its Vernon debut

          Survey probes B.C.’s seniors care homes

          Privacy, dignity, food quality among questions of Seniors Advocate (with VIDEO)