Emergency response crews transport an injured passenger to an ambulance at the George Inlet Lodge docks, Monday, May 13, 2019, in Ketchikan, Alaska. The passenger was from one of two sightseeing planes reported down in George Inlet early Monday afternoon and was dropped off by a U.S. Coast Guard 45-foot response boat. (Dustin Safranek/Ketchikan Daily News via AP)

5 to start your day

B.C. woman killed in Alaska floatplane crash identified, stolen puppy returned to Burnaby couple and more

1. B.C. woman, 37, among six killed in Alaska floatplane crash

Elsa Wilk, of Richmond, is one of the six people killed when two floatplanes collided over Alaska. See more >

2. B.C. truck driver injured after teen killed in fall from overpass

An 18-year-old woman plunged from the overpass and hit the truck, which was headed north on Highway I-5 in Lynnwood near the Alderwood Mall in Washington State. See more >

3. Police ‘working towards justice’ for White Rock Five Corners fire victims

Today marks three years since a massive fire set in White Rock’s Five Corners district left more than 100 people homeless. Despite no arrests or charges, police say investigation into the 2016 arson fire remains active. See more >

4. Puppy returned to Burnaby couple after being found in Osoyoos

Cali, a 15-week-old black, brown and white beagle-spaniel cross who was reported stolen on May 10, was returned to their owner thanks to a sharp-eyed store employee in Osoyoos. See more >

5. Abbotsford man sentenced to one year in jail for child porn

Police said Richard Cull came to their attention after they received information from the RCMP’s National Child Exploitation Centre that an Abbotsford resident had accessed images of child sexual abuse. See more >


Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Just Posted

VIDEO: Abbotsford police arrest man suspected of using pepper-spray against another man

Police cruisers collide in pursuit of suspect fleeing on a stolen bicycle

Donor of stolen Chief Dan George sculpture frustrated at middle school

Fraser River Lodge owner baffled how nobody missed it

Voters will have their say whether Mission becomes a city

Alternative approval process should begin at the end of August

Purple fentanyl among items seized in drug bust in Abbotsford

Youth being recruited as drivers for more-established drug dealers, police say

Meet Mission’s first Grand Inner Guard

Kari Senko is only the second woman elected to the Elks of Canada, grand executive

VIDEO: Langley Ribfest met with protesters

Groups that oppose the event for various reasons plan to be on site each of the three days.

Young balance-bikers race in B.C.’s inaugural Strider Cup

The course has several obstacles including ‘Mount Scary’ and the ‘Noodle Monster’

Canadians killed in Afghanistan honoured during emotional dedication ceremony

One-hundred-fifty-eight Canadian soldiers died during the mission

‘I’m just absolutely disgusted’: Husband furious after B.C. Mountie’s killer gets day parole

Kenneth Fenton was sentenced to prison after he fatally struck Const. Sarah Beckett’s cruiser

Sea-to-Sky Gondola in B.C. likely out of commission until 2020

Sea to Sky Gondola carries between 1,500 and 3,000 people every day during the summer season

It’s snow joke: Up to 30 cm of snow expected to fall in northeastern B.C.

Alaska Highway, Fort Nelson to be hit with August snowstorm, according to Environment Canada

Helicopter-riding dog Mr. Bentley now featured on cans of new B.C.-made beer

Partial proceeds from every pack go to Children’s Wish

PHOTOS: Weapons seized at Portland right-wing rally, counterprotests

Not all who gathered Saturday were with right-wing groups or antifa

Maple Ridge’s first retail cannabis store opens Monday

Spiritleaf is just the second private pot shop in the Fraser Valley

Most Read