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Budget setting first step to financial planning

November is Financial Literacy Month in Canada—the perfect time for Canadians of all ages to strengthen their financial know-how.

Survey probes B.C.’s seniors care homes

Privacy, dignity, food quality among questions of Seniors Advocate (with VIDEO)

Sunday afternoon in the Cariboo

The wheelchair accessible trail at Dugan Lake offers the public easy access to the beauty of the Cariboo.

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        Conservation service reminds hunters to obey rules

        With hunting season underway the Conservation Officer Service (COS) is reminding hunters of the rules.

        First-time bear hunt provides meat and memories

        In a cooking column devoted to hunting, Ken Wilson recalls first bear hunt as a youngster in Saskatchewan.

        Riding in paradise above Graveyard Valley in the Chilcotin

        Last week in this column I said I would write again about one of my lifetime experiences which one hoped would never end.

        Tomatoes lip smacking good this time of year

        I love this time of the year. Fresh fruits and fresh vegetables are in abundance and they are ever so nice to eat and especially in salads.

        Senior home survey seeks volunteers

        Volunteers to ask seniors about staff, food, privacy, medications and other conditions in residential care

        • Aug 26th, 2016

        Stuffing and sauces spark up the summer fish fry

        Summertime and the livin’ is easy, fish are jumping and the days are warm, the evenings are cool.

        Collector program expanding to ‘muscle cars’

        Collector plates will be available next year for modified as well as stock cars made between 1958 and 1974

        B.C. DAY TRIVIA QUIZ: How much do you know about British Columbia?

        B.C. Day, on Monday, Aug. 1, is an opportunity to celebrate this spectacular province. See how well you know British Columbia.

        Provincial campsite rush mostly B.C. residents

        Few BC Parks bookings going to commercial operators, solution is more campsite spaces, Environment Minister Mary Polak says

        Video links grow as rural health care shrinks

        Small communities have more than 400 doctor vacancies, with 'telehealth' and visiting specialists filling gaps

        CANADA DAY QUIZ: How well do you know Canadian trivia?

        In honour of Canada's 149th birthday, we have compiled some Canadian trivia questions. How many can you answer?

        Child care spaces funded for 30 BC communities

        1,800 new spaces in 30 communities to start construction this fall, minister Stephanie Cadieux says

        Cross-Canada ride to encourage organ donation

        Gift From Within aims to register 1,000 more registered donors and raise money for the Canadian Transplant Association

        Talking stick tradition comes to B.C. legislature [with video]

        Totem symbolizes Coast Salish tradition of respectful listening, with little effect on ill-tempered debate in Victoria

        Weddings an integral part of area ranch’s operations

        Hosting weddings on their Sunshine Ranch in Horsefly is something Franz and Silvia Laffer hope they can continue doing.

        B.C. hunting licences go online

        Online option now available for licences, paper version of limited entry hunting applications phased out for 2017

        • Apr 28th, 2016

        ‘Bear jams’ on B.C. highways bad for people, animals [with video]

        Conservation officers have 300 bear conflict calls so far this month, with roadside bear viewing, feeding among problems