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Editor change announced for Abbotsford News

Ken Goudswaard new editor, Andrew Holota now editorial director for Black Press BC

  • Jul 8th, 2017

BC tech & RCMP tackle child exploitation

A tech startup out of Kelowna has joined forced with the RCMP for the Protecting Innocence Hackathon

Downtown Maple Ridge businesses show Canadian pride

The contest took place June 15 to July 1.

  • Jul 6th, 2017

New car sales booming

Thirst for new vehicles still high for Canadian consumers judging by record-setting sales

Sasquatch Mountain Resort expansion gets to work this summer

50-year master plan calls for a $1.5 billion investment

  • Jul 4th, 2017

#Untrending: Getting social on Canada Day

‘Take lots of pictures and post them.’

  • Jul 1st, 2017
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Money Monitor: How rising interest rates affect mortgages
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New Ikea Canada boss says she’s adjusting to homes with basements
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Money Monitor: Home renos on the rise amid soaring house prices
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MONEY MONITOR: Investing vs. paying down a mortgage
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Gasoline prices to hit 7-year Canada Day lows

What’s up for Canada Day? For a change, it’s not average gasoline prices.

U.S. adds another border tax to B.C. lumber

Minister says work continues through B.C. instability

UPDATE: Sears Canada closing 59 of its stores across Canada

Roughly 2,900 jobs expected to be lost, amid restructuring.

UPDATE: Weaver’s claims of Site C road damage denied

BC Hydro says sweatlodge, burial ground accommodated

B.C. recreational property market rebounds

Lower Mainland, Fraser Valley residents cash out, head for the hills

Amazon is buying Whole Foods in $13.7B deal

The deal is targeted to close in the second half of the year

Green-NDP government in B.C. could mean $600 tax hike: report

The Fraser Institute attributes most of the potential increase to carbon taxes in a new study

Sears Canada ponders sale, says there is ‘significant doubt’ about its future

Despite its recent efforts to turn itself around, the writing has been on the wall for Sears Canada

Tsawwassen’s Big Splash Water Slide Park ready to open

The park will be open for school groups June 12 to 23, then the general public June 24 to Sept. 4.

  • Jun 9th, 2017

Hudson’s Bay announces 2,000 layoffs

Cuts will offset retail sector challenges and save $350 million annually

$1.75 billion spent on Site C so far

BC Hydro details risks of delay with $60 million a month being spent

Woodfibre LNG gets 40-year export licence

Squamish project highlights BC Greens’ opposition

#Untrending: Forming positive online alliances with people

There are good bots and bad bots, and then there are some that are kind of in the middle.

  • Jun 3rd, 2017