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Fraser-Nicola NDP nominee Aaron Sam.

NDP nominee Aaron Sam wants to run a positive campaign

In the run-up to the nomination on March 18 he plans to meet as many people as possible throughout Fraser-Nicola.

Fraser-Nicola NDP nominee Aaron Sam.
Harry Lali says he is prepared to fight for the NDP nomination in Fraser-Nicola.

Lali carries no ill-will after being asked to step aside

The veteran MLA will be up against Chief Aaron Sam at the NDP nomination meeting for Fraser-Nicola on March 18.

Harry Lali says he is prepared to fight for the NDP nomination in Fraser-Nicola.
Harry Lali is standing as the NDP nominee in Fraser-Nicola.

Harry Lali not preferred NDP candidate in Fraser-Nicola

NDP leader John Horgan favours Lower Nicola Band chief Aaron Sam, but the party has signed Lali's nomination papers.

Harry Lali is standing as the NDP nominee in Fraser-Nicola.
Fraser-Nicola MLA Jackie Tegart

Local MLA praises $60 million for 10 Mile Slide site

Fraser-Nicola MLA Jackie Tegart looks back on the highlights of 2016, and ahead to next May's election.

Fraser-Nicola MLA Jackie Tegart
Fraser-Nicola Green Party candidate Art Green of Hope.

Green Party nominates candidate for Fraser-Nicola

Art Green, a longtime film technician from Hope, will be running for the Greens in the provincial election next May.

Fraser-Nicola Green Party candidate Art Green of Hope.
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New app will help B.C. drivers

The BCHighways app makes use of information from the Ministry of Transportation to keep drivers informed about the roads.

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CURIOUS CRITTER: Sea otters are not a common site in the area; but all B.C. residents

Public asked to help name rescued otters

The Vancouver Aquarium has taken charge of two rescued otter pups, who are enjoying their new home but need names.

CURIOUS CRITTER: Sea otters are not a common site in the area; but all B.C. residents
The CRA tax scam appears to have stopped - at least for now.

Raid on call centre in India puts brakes on CRA tax scam

Experts are wondering if the scheme is permanently stopped, or if it will resume again when the heat dies down.

The CRA tax scam appears to have stopped - at least for now.
Thirty special “Time to Explore” geocoins have been created for this year’s event.

Gold Country geocaching event a time to explore

The fourth annual event, on the Labour Day weekend, has a night cache, a Munzee walk, and the chance to win one of 30 limited edition coins.

Thirty special “Time to Explore” geocoins have been created for this year’s event.
Firefighters tackle a blaze in the B.C. back country.

Fire threatens Highway 1 near Lytton

The Trans-Canada has now been re-opened to single lane, alternating traffic.

Firefighters tackle a blaze in the B.C. back country.
The speed limit on a 55 km stretch of Hwy. 1 from Hope to Boston Bar will be decreasing to 90 km/h from its present limit of 100 km/h.

Speed limit to be decreased from Hope to Boston Bar

Driver speed and crashes have both increased since the speed limit along the stretch of highway was raised in 2014.

The speed limit on a 55 km stretch of Hwy. 1 from Hope to Boston Bar will be decreasing to 90 km/h from its present limit of 100 km/h.