Death Star replaces smoke above Penticton parade

Death Star replaces smoke above Penticton parade

A Penticton resident had a little fun with Photoshop after the weekend parade

Death Star replaces smoke above Penticton parade
Johnny Depp, third from left, visited patients and their parents at BC Children’s Hospital. (BC Children’s Hospital/Facebook)                                Johnny Depp, third from left, visited patients and their parents at BC Children’s Hospital. (BC Children’s Hospital/Facebook)

VIDEO: Arrr me matey! Johnny Depp visits BC Children’s Hospital

The actor donned Capt. Jack Sparrow garb to spend hours with the kids

Johnny Depp, third from left, visited patients and their parents at BC Children’s Hospital. (BC Children’s Hospital/Facebook)                                Johnny Depp, third from left, visited patients and their parents at BC Children’s Hospital. (BC Children’s Hospital/Facebook)
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(McDonalds)

Hungry? Grab a 67-cent McDonald’s hamburger

Restaurants Canada-wide will be offering the deal

  • Aug 14, 2017
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VIDEO: Taking flight at the Abbotsford Airshow

VIDEO: Taking flight at the Abbotsford Airshow

Black Press’ Baneet Braich took a ride in a warplane

VIDEO: Taking flight at the Abbotsford Airshow
REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

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

REPLAY: B.C. this week in video
Food guide prompts battle over beef and butter

Food guide prompts battle over beef and butter

Industry advocates say new guidelines might encourage lower consumption of beef, butter and cheese

Food guide prompts battle over beef and butter
5 photos of the B.C. wildfire smoke then-and-now

5 photos of the B.C. wildfire smoke then-and-now

Photographers in Princeton match up historical and current photos to demonstrate the level of smoke

5 photos of the B.C. wildfire smoke then-and-now
Chilliwack-Hope MP Mark Strahl is releasing the results of an online survey on proposed changes the to Canadian anthem. (Black Press file)

B.C. MP says most oppose changes to Canada’s national anthem

Survey respondents mostly against the idea of making the lyrics gender neutral

Chilliwack-Hope MP Mark Strahl is releasing the results of an online survey on proposed changes the to Canadian anthem. (Black Press file)
Const. Niran Jeyanesan of the Toronto Police. Image credit: (The Canadian Press)

Cop buys shirt, tie for alleged thief who was taking them for job interview

Toronto police officer praised for a compassionate approach to the situation

Const. Niran Jeyanesan of the Toronto Police. Image credit: (The Canadian Press)
REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

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

REPLAY: B.C. this week in video
Put your knowledge of B.C. to the test

Put your knowledge of B.C. to the test

Try these 20 questions to determine how well you know British Columbia

Put your knowledge of B.C. to the test
Image: The Canadian Press

1 in 5 sausages tested had meat not on label: Study

Canadian research found that one of 38 supposedly pure pork sausages contained horse meat

Image: The Canadian Press
VIDEO: Homeless kittens rescued from evacuated B.C. wildfire regions

VIDEO: Homeless kittens rescued from evacuated B.C. wildfire regions

Fourteen felines arrived in Langley this week, and can be watched on a webcam

VIDEO: Homeless kittens rescued from evacuated B.C. wildfire regions
UPDATE: New image of B.C. smoke from space taken today

UPDATE: New image of B.C. smoke from space taken today

NASA satellites capture images of the province up in smoke

UPDATE: New image of B.C. smoke from space taken today
Cpl. Stephanie Lin is taking care of a sweet little black and white Border Collie cross at the Williams Lake RCMP Command Post. The lost dog is being transferred to the BC SPCA in Williams Lake until the owner can be found. Photo submitted

RCMP check turns up lost dog in evacuation zone near Williams Lake

The possible border-collie cross has helped boost officers’ morale

Cpl. Stephanie Lin is taking care of a sweet little black and white Border Collie cross at the Williams Lake RCMP Command Post. The lost dog is being transferred to the BC SPCA in Williams Lake until the owner can be found. Photo submitted
Transport Canada eases drone regulations

Transport Canada eases drone regulations

Changes include smaller no-fly zones and shorter distances from buildings and people

Transport Canada eases drone regulations
(Black Press files)

Man gives up ASIMIL8 licence plate, compares government to Star Trek’s Borg

Troller says he is being assimilated by the government bureaucracy, losing his freedom of expression

(Black Press files)
It just got easier to ship IKEA furniture to the Island

It just got easier to ship IKEA furniture to the Island

The company has added Collection Points to Nanaimo and Victoria, allowing you to shop online and ship for $79.

It just got easier to ship IKEA furniture to the Island
Digital ‘absolutely cannibalizing’ cash as Canadian stores, shoppers snub cash

Digital ‘absolutely cannibalizing’ cash as Canadian stores, shoppers snub cash

It’s a choice some in the industry say is likely to become more commonplace

Digital ‘absolutely cannibalizing’ cash as Canadian stores, shoppers snub cash