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Excavators help cute kid who copied their dig with his toys stay “safe at work”

Carson Carnegie wakes up at 7:00 am every morning to watch construction work on his street

Vancouver Island Pygmy Owl spotted on Port Alice logging roads

Anthony Bucci snapped this photo of a very rare owl.

Less than a month to go until the Mount Waddington Fall Fair!

The committee is hoping for a record number of exhibits this year

Port McNeill CCCU presents cheque to Port McNeill Hospital Society executive

The cheque was from the June 21 fundraiser BBQ that Ward and her Grandmother Lou organized together

Photographer captures Perseid meteor shower over Shuswap

Six hours spent capturing hundreds of meteors streaking across night sky

Sointula’s Salmon Days Photo Gallery

Salmon Days was held Aug. 9-11 in Sointula.

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Hyde Creek Music Festival 2019 lineup and more! Volunteers and silent auction donations still needed

The Hyde Creek Music Festival returns for the second year in a row on Aug. 24 noon until 11:30 p.m.

Boom & Bust: a history of the resilient women of Telegraph Cove

It took nearly four years to locate and interview the women to write about their experiences.

  • Aug 11, 2019

25 fire hydrants painted throughout the Village of Woss

“She just wants to make it a happier place for our community”

B.C.-born NHL captain Shea Weber gifted ‘Old Town Road’ sign from Sicamous

Billy Ray Cyrus and Lil Nas X will also recieve signs like NHL star Shea Weber

Workshops fill increasing need in North Island

The non-profit Alzheimer Society of B.C. will put on two free workshops next month.

Vancouver Island man recuperating from harrowing grizzly bear attack

‘I could hear the teeth on my bone,’ Colin Dowler recalls

QUIZ: Put your knowledge of British Columbia to the test

In honour of B.C. Day, take this short quiz and see how much you know about our province

PHOTOS: Bay Days in Alert Bay 2019

Freelancer Bill McQuarrie attended Bay Days in Alert Bay this year.

PHOTO OF THE WEEK: Sea otters lounging in Port Alice

Anthony Bucci snapped this great photo of otters playing in the waters of Port Alice.

The Malcolm Island Artist’s Collective holds pop-up art show and sale

There was a wide range of media, styles and approaches included in the show

  • Aug 2, 2019

VIDEO: Black Press Media presents its Miss BC 2019 documentary

The 17th annual pageant was held June 29-July 1 in Fort Langley

Combining Indigenous-led tourism with North Island College training

Tourism student Zoe Speck is putting her training to work at the…

  • Jul 25, 2019