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Canadian millennials aren’t drinking and driving due to social media shame: study

B.C. millenials are most responsible when it comes to not drinking and driving acorss the country

How will Winter Harbour survive?

W.D. Moore Logging shuts down in the tiny community of Winter Harbour.

Feeling alone at university? So is everyone else

UBC study suggests first-year students who feel alone make fewer friends

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Port McNeill students protest fish farms
    Campbell River "A" Atom Tyees breakway goal
      North Island Atom Eagles blocker save
        North Island Peewee Eagles breakaway goal

          Badly burned snowshoe hare survives Elephant Hill fire

          The rabbit, named Harrison, suffered burns to 95 per cent of his body. ‘His fur was quite crispy.’

          Balloon ban proposed in Vancouver’s parks

          Park board commissioner points to dangers to the environment, animals and children

          Apple unveils $999 iPhone X, loses ‘home’ button

          Apple paid homage to its late co-founder Steve Jobs for the 10-year anniversary of the iPhone

          You can run away from your cigarette, UBC study suggests

          Close to half the smokers quit after 10 weeks of running

          The dark side of the force is coming…

          Star Wars fan film featuring lightsaber duels between Sith lords, shot by Island filmmakers

          REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

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

          Boarding Bengal drifts on Kal Lake

          Logan the cat loves to paddle board on Kalamalka Lake in Vernon.

          VIDEO: Quatse River Hatchery saves stuck salmon

          Many salmon were trapped in the river because of low water levels.

          Wicked Salmon Shines a light on the North Island

          “We heavily promote Port Hardy because that’s where we are.”

          LaBeouf says learning tennis for ‘Borg/McEnroe’ like learning to dance

          Shia LaBeouf compares learning tennis legend John McEnroe’s style to ballet at TIFF

          Squirrel causes grass fire in 100 Mile House

          The fire grew to several meters, stretching across a front and toward a house

          Students to negotiate grades in Ontario-based pilot project

          Dean from Wilfrid Laurier University thinks grades carry a lot of weight and are sometimes overrated

          REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

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

          Alert Bay Auxiliary celebrates 70 years

          “We are the oldest volunteer service on the North Island.”

          Signatured Pioneer logs to become permanent 2017 wildfire legacy

          Three logs donated by Pioneer Log Homes of B.C. have been signed by hundreds of emergency personnel who helped during the wildfires in the Cariboo-Chilcotin.

          This Week’s Hot Spots!

          Check out what’s going on around the North Island.

          First edition Spider-Man comic for sale in Victoria

          The rare magazine is selling for $500,000 but may be worth up to $1 million.