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There's an entire Gulf Island up for sale right now

There's an entire Gulf Island up for sale right now

The price tag is actually surprising for your own island with plenty of shoreline, swimmable beaches and numerous building sites.
From Mecca to the Vatican, exploring sacred sites with VR

From Mecca to the Vatican, exploring sacred sites with VR

Click and gape at the Vatican’s Sistine Chapel ceiling up close or strap on a headset and enter the holy city of Jerusalem.
Stoney Nakoda First Nation member calls Pope's apology incomplete

Stoney Nakoda First Nation member calls Pope's apology incomplete

Residential school survivor believes Pope's cross-country tour did little or nothing to help heal the generational wounds.
As more unhoused turn to living in RVs, a call to allow use of parking lots

As more unhoused turn to living in RVs, a call to allow use of parking lots

People living in recreational vehicles on Vancouver Island are struggling to find a place to park.
Coach bringing Stanley Cup to Central Alberta town

Coach bringing Stanley Cup to Central Alberta town

Colorado Avalanche assistant coach Ray Bennett bringing Stanley Cup to Innisfail on Aug. 8.
Vancouver Island seniors without a family doctor turn to newspaper ad to get prescriptions filled

Vancouver Island seniors without a family doctor turn to newspaper ad to get prescriptions filled

Janet and Michael Mort were driven to take out the advertisement after their “wonderful” family doctor retired.
'Long overdue': Alberta Indigenous groups to guide spirits home

'Long overdue': Alberta Indigenous groups to guide spirits home

Healing process to get underway next week to bring restless spirits back to the Stoney Nakoda reserve.
University president calls Alberta on-site staffing demand backward, ruinous

University president calls Alberta on-site staffing demand backward, ruinous

The president of Athabasca University says the government’s demand the online school relocate 500 staffers to a rural town is backward, unfair and self-defeating.
Police issue warning about 11 men allegedly connected to Lower Mainland gang conflict

Police issue warning about 11 men allegedly connected to Lower Mainland gang conflict

In a rare move, the Combined Forces Special Enforcement Unit of B.C. warned people to steer clear of the 11 named men.
Alberta's police watchdog investigating arrest at Calgary Municipal Building

Alberta's police watchdog investigating arrest at Calgary Municipal Building

Officers were called to Calgary Municipal Building after reports of a man brandishing a long-edged weapon and setting fires.