Teachers hit the bricks a week before school set to begin

!Teachers and CUPE members began picketing various schools around the district. A deal between the BC Teachers’ Federation and the BC Public School Employers’ Association has still not been reached with less than a week before school would usually start.  - Arne Petryshen Photo
  • posted Aug 27, 2014 at 9:00 AM

Lack of deal between BCTF and BCPSEA threatens to push back start of school semester


Two-week truce in B.C. teachers strike proposed by province

  • updated Aug 27, 2014 at 5:26 PM

Pause in picketing would allow schools to open on time, open window for mediation if BCTF agrees

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Mower mayhem

  • posted Aug 27, 2014 at 9:00 AM

12th annual Cranbrook Mower Nationals a late summer tradition

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Local SAR aviators are tops in Western Canada

  • posted Aug 27, 2014 at 9:00 AM

A local air crew was named the top aviators at a recent training exercise featuring 19 aircraft and personnel

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Jump in number of cougars killed in BC

  • posted Aug 27, 2014 at 9:00 AM

More confrontations mean more big cats destroyed in 2013

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