Ashley Wadhwani

Firefighters conduct controlled burns on Finlay Creek wildfire

Indirect fire suppression has been successful on the fire near Peachland, officials say

Air quality advisory lifted in the Lower Mainland

Rain has helped cut smokey air in the Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley

B.C. school district blocks access to social media in the classroom

Students can’t access Netflix, Snapchat, Instagram or Facebook when on school Wi-Fi

Rain puts an end to heat wave across the Lower Mainland

Rainboot season has reached the Lower Mainland

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Maple Ridge pair to be extradited to India on murder charges, B.C. NDP gives throne speech and more

Fentanyl-linked overdose deaths soar in B.C.

The opioid was the cause of 81 per cent of the 876 deaths so far this year in the province

B.C. pauses Massey bridge work to conduct new review

Minister says previous reviews by the Liberals may not have looked at all possibilities

UPDATED: Two dead in Lougheed Highway dump truck crash

Witnesses report seeing a dump truck roll down a hill, careen onto the highway and hit two vehicles

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

Fireball lights up B.C. Interior

From Nelson to Kamloops a large fireball could be seen in the sky on Monday night.

B.C. dad seeks legal change so that kids can ride bus alone

Ministry had determined children under 10 must be supervised at all times inside or outside the home

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ICBC rates to go up in November, ‘dogs offend Muslims’ signs pop up in Pitt Meadows and more

B.C. farmers impacted by wildfires to receive $20-million boost

1,207 wildfires have burned across B.C. this year in the Cariboo, Kamloops and southeast region

School is back in session: Slow down to 30 km/h

According to ICBC, 42 children are injured every year in Lower Mainland school and playground zones.

UPDATED: Heat warning ends for Metro Vancouver

This is an addition to the air quality advisory issued earlier because of wildfire smoke

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Two men drown in Harrison Lake, warm weather continues in the Lower Mainland and more.

Thousands of U.S. salmon escape near B.C., company blames solar eclipse

Atlantic salmon could be on way to B.C. water, operators blame unusual high tide for failed fish net

Therapy dogs to bring comfort to travellers at YVR

YVR has partnered with St. John Ambulance to launch the Less Airport Stress Initiative

B.C. optometrists receiving calls of eclipse-related eye pain

Symptoms can take 24 to 48 hours to apppear

B.C. administrator punished for tying boys together at ankles

Principal had tethered students together like a ‘three-legged race’ to help them to get along