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Man found dead near Shawnigan Lake

Man was exploring a cave near Koksilah River Provincial Park

  • Jul 20th, 2017

Rare waterspout towers over Lasqueti Island

Fisherman and Island residents alike caught a rare glimpse of a massive…

Large crowd opposes shipyard in Port Harvey

“We are greatly distressed by the whole thing.”

VIDEO: Entangled sea lion rescued near Tofino

An adult female Steller sea lion was facing a potentially painful and slow death on Cleland Island.

Wildfire north of Marble River listed as ‘held’

“We had a helicopter and an initial attack crew on it quickly.”

New daily shuttle service to Telegraph Cove changes ownership

“There was a gap in the transportation system.”

Sobeys sees automation as the future of supermarket warehousing


Money Monitor: Leaving money to a secret beneficiary


Deadly mushrooms found on Vancouver Island

Experts warn mushroom pickers to be careful as poisonous species spring up early this year

Premier John Horgan, NDP cabinet get down to work

NDP’s 22-member cabinet includes minister of mental health

Famous Chicken Sails Through Port Hardy

“She knows how to swim, to windsurf, to do many things.”

Springer the orca thriving 15 years after rescue

She is the only orca whale to have ever been successfully reunited with her family.

Track and field sister team to compete in Toronto

“We are proud to represent our community in a cultural way.”

Parksville man shows gun, demands coffee

Free coffee comes at high cost as RCMP arrest man who threatened McDonalds staff with fake gun.

  • Jul 13th, 2017

Neucel plans to pay reduced taxes

Neucel has been in a production curtailment since March of 2015.

UPDATE: Vehicle of missing Vancouver couple found near Statlu Lake

Kent-Harrison Search and Rescue in the mountainous area looking Thursday