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Miss BC competition a ‘catalyst’ for confidence, advocacy

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

Leadership lessons forged from politics

Book review: On! Achieving Excellence in Leadership

VIDEO: Students battle in Pacific Northwest robotics competition

More than 300 high school students from B.C., Alta., and Washington took part in the VEX Robotics competition

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    Port Alberni artists learning to have more fun with art

    Port Alberni artist work on display at The Gallery at Qualicum Art Supply

    BC Parks Foundation board begins work

    Fundraising, increased park use part of mandate

    Tyra Banks returning as host of ‘America’s Next Top Model’

    Executive producer Ken Mok says Banks’ absence was ‘deeply felt’ by the show’s fans

    • Mar 17th, 2017

    Winning ticket for Friday’s $25 million Lotto Max jackpot in B.C.

    The next jackpot of an estimated $10 million will be drawn March 17.

    Adults with FASD suffer health problems: survey

    Auto-immune conditions among those found to be more prevalent after pre-birth alcohol exposure

    Black Press papers up for Ma Murray awards

    The awards honour community newspaper excellence across B.C.

    Black Press offers a $20,000 prize giveaway to celebrate Canada 150

    Enter for a chance to win prizes including a trip for two to one of six Canadian destinations.

    • Feb 22nd, 2017

    7 Earth-size worlds found orbiting star; could hold life

    This cluster of planets is 40 light-years away in the constellation Aquarius

    Canadians happy without the penny, but not ready to say goodbye to the nickel: poll

    A new survey suggests most British Columbians also agree with the end of the one-cent coin.

    Queen Elizabeth II marks record 65 years on throne

    The palace says the 90-year-old queen will spend the day quietly at her Sandringham estate in eastern England.

    B.C. increases electric vehicle incentive fund

    Buyers of new plug-in electric vehicles get $5,000 rebate, another $6,000 if they scrap an eligible old car

    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.

    Doctors at Pemberton clinic call on employers to start paying for sick notes

    Woman posts photo of letter on Facebook she received when asking for medical note