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Vancouver Island Salish artist’s work to adorn BC ferry

Stz'uminus artist John Marston unveils design to adorn the new ship Salish Eagle on the Tsawwassen-Southern Gulf Islands

Stilwell takes 400m gold with record performance at Rio Paralympics

RIO DE JANEIRO – Michelle Stilwell, Paralympian and Parksville-Qualicum MLA sets Paralympic record in women's 400-metre T52.

Voting open for People’s Choice Amateur Photography Competition

Photographers from across the province competed in amateur competition

Sea Shepherd Conservation Society visits North Island

A large crowd holding up salmon signs greeted the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society at the dock in Sointula on Aug. 8.

Trudeaus enjoy some Tofino time

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau took time out of his family vacation to participate in Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation Days opening ceremonies

GAMES ROUNDUP: Triathlon drama, soccer action Friday

Soccer foes faced off and triathletes endured to claim gold at the BC Summer Games in Abbotsford

We want your best photos

Your BC 'Best Shot' photo contest is now underway. Check out our top 3 photo tips. Entry deadline July 4th 2016

CANADA DAY QUIZ: How well do you know Canadian trivia?

In honour of Canada's 149th birthday, we have compiled some Canadian trivia questions. How many can you answer?

Thousands ready for 2016 BC Summer Games

Less than one month until Abbotsford hosts the best young BC athletes

Tourism Staff Play Tourist

North Island Tourism Staff got to play tourist Monday, May 9th in Port Alice

VIDEO: Escape from Fort McMurray firestorm, how you can help

Harrowing video emerging of the escape from Fort Mac wildfires, how you can contribute to help those left homeless

Paramedics make house calls in rural program

80 full-time and half-time positions to keep paramedics in small B.C. towns, and patients out of emergency

Missing man found deceased

RCMP recover Port Alice resident Marc Regimbal in remote area 1.5 kilometres away from village

BC Ferries fares won’t increase thanks to fuel rebate

No change in fares at BC Ferries this spring because of a new fuel rebate

North Island to benefit from improved high speed internet

The North Vancouver Island communities will benefit from improved and expanded high-speed internet service thanks to network upgrades

Youth Bursary program launched

Coast Capital Savings and BC Games Society team up again for 2016 BC Games

Riptides U15 Girls Soccer Team remain in top spot

Thirteen games into the VIPL season, the Marine Harvest Riptide U15 Girls soccer team are in the top spot in the league

Canada Post no longer recycling

Canada Post has removed their recycling bins from Port Hardy office

New name for Canada’s largest Canadian-owned online classifieds company

Used.ca is headquartered in Victoria, BC and is a part of Black Press Community Media.

TIMELINE: Key moments of the federal election campaign

From the economy and debates to niqabs and protest songs, we recap the election issues and antics with this interactive timeline