Ashley Wadhwani

VIDEO: B.C. wildfires by the numbers

Wildfires continue to engulf regions of B.C.’s forests and communities.

BREAKING: New evacuation ordered as Cache Creek wildfire burns

Evacuation now includes areas north of Scottie Creek and Hithium Lake.

UPDATE: Fire near Quesnel triples in size

Evacuees are coming from multiple areas impacted by forest fires

VIDEO: More than 180 wildfires burning across B.C.

Firefighters from other provinces called in to assist

UPDATED: Evacuations ordered as Ashcroft wildfire grows

The fire is an estimated 700 hectares in size

VIDEO: VPD officer yells at mom after kids left in hot car

‘You don’t seem to understand the danger you put your children in,’ officer says

Sears Canada looks to suspend benefits for retirees

Amid restructuring, the company cites cash restraints for sought suspension

Did you feel the earthquake?

British Columbians took to social media, after earthquake hits Montana

VIDEO: Pod of orcas caught on drone

Youtube user films family of orcas swimming near Horseshoe Bay

Coastal region fire ban begins Thursday

The ban comes after weeks of increasing temperatures and little-to-no rain in the region

CANADA 150: Proud to be a Canadian

Black Press reporters hit the streets to ask local residents why Canada brings them pride

CANADA 150: Favourite spots in our homeland

We asked British Columbians destinations they love in Canada

CANADA 150: ‘Caring, inclusive, compassionate’

We asked British Columbians to describe Canada in three words

John Horgan set to become B.C. premier

NDP-Green alliance gets its chance to govern province

Vancouver moves to ban pet stores

Residents can instead turn to adoption or buy from a licensed breeder

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

VIDEO: Hide your picnic baskets, the bears are out

Conservation officers are expecting to see highest number of bears in recent years this summer

UPDATE: Sears Canada closing 59 of its stores across Canada

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

Clark pledges $1-billion in childcare spending

Christy Clark continued rebranding the BC Liberals this week, ahead of the Speech from the Throne

Miss BC competition a ‘catalyst’ for confidence, advocacy

Past winner Tara Teng reflects on her accomplishments as this year’s event approaches