Black Press Media Staff

FILE – Puppies rescued by a BC Wildfire crew in 2018. (BC Wildfire)

SPCA urges province to include mandatory plans for pets during emergencies

Agency said recent floods and fires have shown a need to include pets

FILE – Puppies rescued by a BC Wildfire crew in 2018. (BC Wildfire)
(CORGI HomePlan/Flickr)

Electricity use hits record high due to cold snap, BC Hydro says

Consumption was up 16 per cent on Monday compared to the week before

(CORGI HomePlan/Flickr)
(Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Australian identified as passenger who died on Vancouver flight diverted to Honolulu

The 38-year-old was on the Air Canada flight with his wife, another family member and five children

(Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Fashion Fridays: What you need to ditch and buy this year

Fashion Fridays: What you need to ditch and buy this year

Kim XO, helps to keep you looking good on Fashion Fridays on the Black Press Media Network

Fashion Fridays: What you need to ditch and buy this year
The West Shore RCMP has identified a suspect believed to have taken a laptop from Langford Staples location. (Photo courtesy of West Shore RCMP)

UPDATE: West Shore RCMP identify alleged Langford laptop thief

Video footage shows suspect walking out of Staples with a display laptop

The West Shore RCMP has identified a suspect believed to have taken a laptop from Langford Staples location. (Photo courtesy of West Shore RCMP)
Fashion Fridays: How to clean out your closet

Fashion Fridays: How to clean out your closet

Kim XO, helps to keep you looking good on Fashion Fridays on the Black Press Media Network

Fashion Fridays: How to clean out your closet
File photo

Draw tonight for record $70-million lotto jackpot in B.C.

First Lotto Max draw of the year could make someone particularly rich

File photo
Little Clarita was the first baby in B.C. born in 2020. She arrived at 12:01 a.m. at Royal Columbian Hospital in New Westminster. (Fraser Health/Twitter)

B.C.’s first baby of 2020 arrives in New Westminster

Girl was born at 12:01 a.m. at Royal Columbian Hospital

Little Clarita was the first baby in B.C. born in 2020. She arrived at 12:01 a.m. at Royal Columbian Hospital in New Westminster. (Fraser Health/Twitter)
A daring TV theft is caught on video outside a Langford Superstore. (Facebook/Shannon Burnside)

VIDEO: Apparent television theft in Langford caught on camera

Video shared hundreds of times on social media

A daring TV theft is caught on video outside a Langford Superstore. (Facebook/Shannon Burnside)
Fashion Fridays: A special gift for Amma

Fashion Fridays: A special gift for Amma

Kim XO, helps to keep you looking good on Fashion Fridays on the Black Press Media Network

Fashion Fridays: A special gift for Amma
Fashion Fridays: New Year’s Eve outfits under $200

Fashion Fridays: New Year’s Eve outfits under $200

Kim XO, helps to keep you looking good on Fashion Fridays on the Black Press Media Network

Fashion Fridays: New Year’s Eve outfits under $200
Millstream Road was closed for a short time Wednesday morning following a crash. (Aaron Guillen/News Staff)

UPDATED: One person taken to hospital following Millstream Road crash

The roadway has reopened to motorists after temporary closure

Millstream Road was closed for a short time Wednesday morning following a crash. (Aaron Guillen/News Staff)
Fashion Fridays: A masterclass on H&M knitwear

Fashion Fridays: A masterclass on H&M knitwear

Kim XO, helps to keep you looking good on Fashion Fridays on the Black Press Media Network

Fashion Fridays: A masterclass on H&M knitwear
Fashion Fridays: 5 ways to look festive – fast

Fashion Fridays: 5 ways to look festive – fast

Kim XO keeps you looking good on Fashion Fridays on the Black Press Media network

Fashion Fridays: 5 ways to look festive – fast
Venus and Jupiter appear close together in the sky during a conjunction. (Wikimedia Commons)

Jupiter and Venus to meet in the night sky as rare conjunction occurs

The two planets will meet in the southwestern sky

Venus and Jupiter appear close together in the sky during a conjunction. (Wikimedia Commons)
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No turn signals, double-parking among top concerns for B.C. drivers: poll

Two-thirds of B.C. drivers said that not using turn signals was their biggest pet peeve

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(BC Children’s Hospital Foundation)

PHOTOS: Patients pelt doctors with snowballs, all for BC Children’s Hospital

The snowball fight was to raise funds for the annual Snowball Fight for Kids Campaign

(BC Children’s Hospital Foundation)
(Electric Tobacconist/Flickr)

73% of B.C. residents agree with a temporary ban on vaping products: poll

54% say they would not date someone who vapes, Research Co. poll suggests

(Electric Tobacconist/Flickr)
Bill Murray dons iconic Hudson’s Bay scarf to watch Canucks game in Vancouver

Bill Murray dons iconic Hudson’s Bay scarf to watch Canucks game in Vancouver

Murray is in Vancouver to film The Now, a mini-series directed by Peter Farrelly

Bill Murray dons iconic Hudson’s Bay scarf to watch Canucks game in Vancouver
Sportsnet fires Don Cherry after negative comments about immigrants

Sportsnet fires Don Cherry after negative comments about immigrants

Don Cherry had said immigrants don’t wear poppies like other Canadians do

Sportsnet fires Don Cherry after negative comments about immigrants