Some in Williams Lake get Jan. 2 off for city’s Wrestling Day

The uniqe public municipal holiday dates back eight decades

B.C.’s first baby of 2020 arrives in New Westminster

Girl was born at 12:01 a.m. at Royal Columbian Hospital

B.C.’s top local news stories of 2019

A year in review: the shocking, stirring and amazing stories that caught our attention

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Public safety minister says all Canadians are entitled to police services
Chris Pratt gives shoutout to Kamloops while filming Jurassic World 3
Foreign affairs minister on spring break travel and coronavirus
Man allegedly steals seaplane in Vancouver

What are the most popular baby names in B.C. in 2019?

Olivia and Oliver top the list of baby names

VIDEO: Ice skating on Lake Louise a cool alternative to snow sports

‘One of the best times to go … is at sunrise or sunset against the breathtaking mountain backdrop’

Google Maps captures motorists flipping the bird on Okanagan Highway

Two caught flipping off Street View Car near Peachland

Black Press Media’s best photos of 2019

See the story behind our most impactful images of the year

VIDEO: ‘Millions’ of shimmery fish in White Rock waters captivate

Daytime and nighttime photos show stark contrast in Christmas Day frenzy

Fashion Fridays: A special gift for Amma

Kim XO, helps to keep you looking good on Fashion Fridays on the Black Press Media Network

QUIZ: How much do you know about the news of 2019?

A lot of news happened here in B.C., across the country and around the world this past year

PHOTOS: Thousands in Asia marvel at ‘ring of fire’ solar eclipse

Authorities in Indonesia provided telescopes and hundreds of special glasses to protect viewers’ eyes

VIDEO: B.C. students build special sled to get classmate into the Christmas spirit

Todd St. Pierre has mobility issues, but the sled helped him go on a class hike

QUIZ: How much do you know about Christmas?

Put your knowledge of the holiday to the test with these 20 questions

Here’s what’s open on Christmas Day 2019

From movie theatres to stores, here’s what’s around

Cute, fluffy, heartwarming: Here are B.C.’s top animal stories of 2019

From dogs to moose to cougars, here’s what caught our eye in 2019

How to navigate the holidays when parents are divorced

Over the holidays, the feelings of loss and resentment over being separated can be especially pronounced