Okanagan-Shuswap ski hills get a blast of powder

Big White, Silver Star, Revelstoke, Apex all got several centimetres overnight

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Homeless poet sheds insight about street population
Elk herd crosses Enderby highway
Vernon hockey tournament creates cross-border friendships
Earth Strike protested in Vernon

A breed apart: Rare Westminster dogs have ring to themselves

While 48 French bulldogs vied Monday to be best of their breed, there were only one harrier and one English foxhound

VIDEO: Dolphins befriend killer whale off B.C. coast

Resident southern killer whales don’t naturally hunt dolphins

Dog DNA testing takes off, and debate ensues

More than a million dogs have been tested in little over a decade

Would you rather go out on Valentine’s Day or stay home with your dog?

A new poll suggests nearly half of British Columbians prefer to spend it at home with their pet

Companies make room for the office power nap, recognizing need for rest

Employers begin to realize millennials want a more healthy workplace

Texas students don wigs in tribute to late painter Bob Ross

About four dozen students wore wigs, blue button-down shirts and held palettes of paint

Quebec middle-schooler lands world’s ‘coolest job’

Meganne Dagenais lands job as toy tester, possibly set to become the most popular kid in her school

Escape the Winter Blues with West Shore Destinations

Take the grey out of your day

  • Feb 8, 2019

Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques’ helped repair leaky space toilet: NASA

Astronauts had accidentally detached a connection point to the water system

Vancouver Fashion Week apologizes after seeking models with 20-inch waists

The casting call, which has been taken down, included a call for both ‘curvy’ and ‘petite’ models

‘Sesame Street’ celebrates 50th anniversary

New primetime TV episode, several other campaigns to ring in its Golden anniversary

Canadians cut down on holiday debt in 2018: poll

The nation cut down its overspending by nearly one-third compared to 2017

PHOTOS: Asia welcomes Year of the Pig with banquets, temple visits

The Year of the Pig represents abundance, diligence and generosity

Six B.C. cities hit record lows amid cold snap

Environment Canada says a ‘cold arctic’ is over the province

Scientists create self-aware robot

Researchers at Columbia University in New York invented the machine