Rare ‘Snow Tower’ tree blooming in Vancouver city park

A plant rarely grown in Canada is now flowering at the Bloedel Conservatory in Queen Elizabeth Park

It was no Kentucky Derby: B.C. girls host foot-long snail race

Two Grade 3 students in White Rock put four snails to the test in a hotly-contested street race

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Police identify victim in Vancouver shooting, Trans Mountain pipeline decision extended and more

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FreshCo opens in Mission
Elks Easter Egg Hunt
Aquaman star visits Mission pub
Mission Arts Council Exhibition

France rebuffs Trump for suggesting ‘flying water tankers’ to fight Notre Dame fire

Trump’s advice was shut down in a series of tweets from the French interior ministry

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Coquitlam piano teacher facing 15 sex charges dies, another case of measles brings total to 27 in B.C. and more

Beards found to harbour more germs than dogs’ fur

Some of the microbes hazardous to human health

Diana? Alice? Elizabeth? Britons bet on new royal baby name

Harry and Meghan haven’t announced the baby’s gender or due date

VIDEO: English bulldogs and a pony headline dog fashion show in Cloverdale

The Here For Kids Expo returned after a 10-year hiatus to the Cloverdale Agriplex this weekend

White Spot to add new 100% plant-based patty to menu

The Avocado Beyond Burger launches across B.C. on Monday

Trivago guy arrested in Texas for drunk driving

Discount hotel website actor arrested on a misdemeanour driving while intoxicated charge

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Death in Surrey being probed by homicide investigators, FOI offers top dog names in White Rock and more

High-end hostels offer ‘flashpackers’ affordable luxuries, social connection

Budget-conscious guests can still pick up a key card to a 10-person room for roughly $30 per night during off-season

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4 dead, 1 in custody after Penticton shootings, Tuberculosis case confirmed in Prince George and more

REPLAY: The best videos from across B.C. this week

In case you missed it, here’s a look at the replay-worth highlights from this week in the province

Mysterious bowls of mashed potatoes show up on cars, porches in Mississippi

Resident Jordan Lewis described the Belhaven neighbourhood as a quirky one

Girl not amused by ‘SNL’ joke about her disabled pet chicken

The chicken is learning to walk with a custom wheelchair

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Gas prices hit North American record, effort to recall two MLAs over homelessness grows, and more

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‘Freak’ mudslide north of White Rock suspends passenger trains, gas prices spike – again, and more

‘NDN CAR:’ Manitoba man fights to keep vanity plate referencing song

First Nation man got licence plate referring to song ‘Indian Cars’ by Indigenous musician Keith Secola

Happy National Pet Day: Here’s a look at the six richest pets of all time

From Boo the Pomeranian to Grumpy Cat, these six pets had more money than most people see in a lifetime