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Saving structures

!The Comox fire crew get ready to install a structural protection unit at a Dog Mountain Home. - Photo Courtesy Gord Schreiner
  • posted Sep 1, 2015 at 8:00 PM

How a crew of specialized firefighters from the Comox Fire Department saved the homes on Dog Mountain during the July 2015 fire.

Crops come early

  • posted Aug 27, 2015 at 4:00 PM

Long stretches of hot, dry weather mean that crops have been ripening faster than ever before in the Alberni Valley

New 'hands-on' curriculum for B.C. schools

  • updated Sep 1, 2015 at 5:26 PM

Basic skills won't suffer, but students will learn collaboration and critical thinking as well, says Education Minister Mike Bernier

ICBC may hike basic insurance rate 6.7 per cent

  • posted Aug 31, 2015 at 2:00 PM

Soaring injury costs to drive up basic premiums at B.C.'s public auto insurer

Forest fire season winding down in B.C.

  • posted Aug 31, 2015 at 2:00 PM

Campfires are allowed in most areas as the Labour Day weekend approaches, most evacuation alerts lifted

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