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  • Apr 24th, 2017

Mining on rebound, minister moves on

Combative MLA Bill Bennett takes a few parting shots as he heads back to private sector to 'make some money'

#Untrending: The world of camera-first communication

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Clark seeks Trudeau’s help for forest industry

'We need action' to protect B.C. communities from Donald Trump's border taxes, Premier Christy Clark says

Work begins on Site C generators (with video)

Last big contractor for Peace dam begins work on $470 million powerhouse works

BC Liberals want to trim WorkSafeBC surplus

Small business group says it's overfunded, BCFed president calls Shirley Bond announcement 'outrageous'

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Year-round B.C. ski resort gets green light

Valemount Glacier Destination Resort to open next year, with the longest vertical drop in North America

B.C.’s online small claims court a world first

Removal of impaired driving, minor civil cases from courts improves efficiency, Justice Minister Suzanne Anton says

Chamber recognizes the best in business 2016

Winners of business excellence awards honoured at annual gala.

  • Mar 16th, 2017

Rotary Duck Race meeting on Saturday at The ACT

The Rotary Duck Race is looking to help youth groups raise needed funds, and is hosting a information meeting on Saturday.

  • Mar 10th, 2017

Trans Mountain pipeline cost hits $7.4 billion

Few oil shippers back out of commitments to use new line

Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows News up for three BCYCNA awards

Two in photography and another for advertising.

  • Mar 2nd, 2017

Check your pulse

Online survey tracks consumer habits to support local businesses; win a $1,000 prize.

  • Mar 1st, 2017

Premier, US ambassador ‘optimistic’ about softwood talks with Trump team

Ambassador David MacNaughton and B.C. trade representative David Emerson await Donald Trump administration's lumber trade position

Negotiators prepare for U.S. lumber talks

Two years trying engage U.S. government on softwood lumber trade have been frustrating, now bracing for Donald Trump administration

‘My cellphone bill is how much??’ CRTC looks to strengthen wireless code

The first code, brought into force in 2013, effectively killed three-year contracts, limiting them to 24 months.

Foreign buyer tax fix overdue, critic says

Premier Christy Clark 'looking for cover' from turmoil over US president Donald Trump's immigration moves, NDP's David Eby says

Black Press offers scholarship

Graduating students intending to study business at Peter B. Gustavson School of Business can apply for a $5,000 scholarship.

  • Jan 25th, 2017

B.C. considers business sales tax relief

Finance Minister Mike de Jong considers giving up $160 million in provincial sales tax revenue added to business electricity bills

Premier shifts job focus to technology

Technology, climate innovation replace mines and natural gas in Premier Christy Clark's blueprint for B.C. growth