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10 minor hockey teams in B.C. could win 25 tickets for each of their teams

Play hockey? You can win tickets to the 2014 Tim Hortons Heritage Classic in Vancouver

We're giving 25 tickets to 10 lucky minor hockey teams around B.C. Tell us an inspiring hockey story on our online Contests page to enter.

10 minor hockey teams in B.C. could win 25 tickets for each of their teams
Orange Crush: BC NDP leader Adrian Dix in July

BC NDP will vote for, announce new leader this September

Adrian Dix announced his resignation last fall, and will be replaced by an in-party vote between Sept. 24-27, 2014.

Orange Crush: BC NDP leader Adrian Dix in July
B.C.'s '60 Minute Kids' Club' is running from January 15 to March 15

60 Minute Kids’ Club running from Jan. 15 to March 15

The program encourages students, parents in B.C. to live a healthy, active lifestyle, and provides health and vegetable/fruit trackers.

B.C.'s '60 Minute Kids' Club' is running from January 15 to March 15
Steve Yzerman talks about selecting the players for Canada's 2014 Olympic men's ice hockey team

Behind the Scenes: Choosing Canada’s 2014 Olympic men’s ice hockey team

Steve Yzerman, Peter Chiarelli, Ken Holland, and Mike Babcock talk about Sochi's Winter Olympic games and picking the right 25 players.

Steve Yzerman talks about selecting the players for Canada's 2014 Olympic men's ice hockey team
Ann Makosinski

Victoria teen Ann Makosinski conquering Google and Grade 11

Makosinski's invention – the Hollow Flashlight – brought her worldwide recognition and placed her on TIME Magazine's 30 under 30 for 2013.

Ann Makosinski
The Flag of British Columbia.

Government now accepting public’s nominations for 2014 Order of B.C.

The province called its annual ward its 'highest recognition of excellence and lifetime achievement'. Deadline: March 7, 2014.

The Flag of British Columbia.
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper

VIDEO: Christmas Greetings from Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper

The head of Canada's executive branch wished the country a Merry Christmas today, on YouTube.

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper
Pedro Perez-Garrido is wanted across British Columbia

High risk offender wanted B.C.-wide, say Vancouver Police

Pedro Perez-Garrido is wanted across the province for allegedly threatening a woman and holding her against her will, according to the VPD.

Pedro Perez-Garrido is wanted across British Columbia
A Cessna 185 float plane lands in the United States.

3 dead after float plane crash off Vancouver Island

The Cessna 185 crashed on West Cracroft Island. Mounties say it had taken off from Port McNeil.

A Cessna 185 float plane lands in the United States.
An Air Canada plane in flight in 2005

Toothpaste, Shampoo, and Airplanes: 100 ml liquid laws could be gone by 2016

The International Civil Aviation Organization is planning to roll back airline security measures in Canada, the U.S., Australia, and Europe.

An Air Canada plane in flight in 2005
Victoria's Ann Makosinski clutches her Age 15-16 category award at this year's Google Science Fair ending Gala.

Victoria teen Ann Makosinski wins Google Science Fair award for battery-free flashlight

Makosinski won her Age 15-16 category and won $25,000 scholarship money at Monday night's GSF Gala in California.

Victoria's Ann Makosinski clutches her Age 15-16 category award at this year's Google Science Fair ending Gala.
Pastel colours and drying laundry line the rows of houses along coastline of Riomaggiore

Cinque Terre and Riomaggiore: The Italian coast shines in summer

Italy's a special place, but you already know this. Enjoy the food, look at the women, and don't complain about anything.

Pastel colours and drying laundry line the rows of houses along coastline of Riomaggiore
Makosinski

Off to Google: Victoria’s Ann Makosinki competing at 2013 Science Fair

The Victoria teen invented the 'Hollow Flashlight' which runs heat from human hands and Peltier tiles, which strategically produce energy.

Makosinski
Vasek Pospisil serves for Canada during the 2011 Davis Cup

Canada’s Pospisil, Raonic fall to Djokovic, Serbia in Davis Cup semis

Vernon's Vasek Pospisil was Serbia's final victim. Pospisil and his swollen ankle lost to Janko Tipsarevic in straight sets on Sunday.

Vasek Pospisil serves for Canada during the 2011 Davis Cup
The Twitter bird. The one that Tweets.

Twitter files for IPO; Revenues to top $500 million in 2013

The long-awaited IPO has come to fruition, the social media company announced on Thursday via – you guessed it – its own Twitter account.

The Twitter bird. The one that Tweets.
Victoria's Ann Matosinski goes to work on her 'Hollow Flashlight'

Ann Makosinski’s ‘Hollow Flashlight’ heading to Google Science Fair

Victoria, B.C. teenager will be the lone Canadian at Google's annual science mega-competition, starting Sept. 22.

Victoria's Ann Matosinski goes to work on her 'Hollow Flashlight'
Aaron Rodgers rocked at quarterback in Week 2

WATCH: NFL Week 2 – Highlights, Recaps, and Analysis

Black Press presents all highlight videos from NFL.com and NFL Films for the 2013 National Football League season.

Aaron Rodgers rocked at quarterback in Week 2
Hunter Shinkaruk and Bo Horvat were the Canucks' first two picks in June's NHL Entry Draft.

Preview: Canucks Young Stars Classic kicks off in Penticton

Bo Horvat and Hunter Shinkaruk will both be in the lineup tonight, as the Canucks take on the San Jose Sharks' young stars.

Hunter Shinkaruk and Bo Horvat were the Canucks' first two picks in June's NHL Entry Draft.
The province has authorized grizzly and black bear hunting

NHLer Clayton Stoner caught in grizzly bear hunting controversy

Stoner – from Port McNeill – appears in photos online, showing him posing with a severed grizzly bear head and paws.

The province has authorized grizzly and black bear hunting
The USGS and Earthquakes Canada are reporting a 6.1 or 6.0 magnitude tremor off the coast of B.C.

6.1-magnitude earthquake hits off B.C. coast; 2 aftershocks follow

The earthquake struck off B.C.'s coast, 191-to-211 km southwest of Bella Bella at 1:19 p.m. No reports of damage, and no tsunami expected.

The USGS and Earthquakes Canada are reporting a 6.1 or 6.0 magnitude tremor off the coast of B.C.