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Motorsport Circuit opens its doors for 7th annual Vancouver Island Motor Gathering Aug. 26

A fabulous mix of vehicles will be on display in Duncan for car fans and their families to enjoy

Experience ‘Culture and Connections’ at Tourism Vancouver Island’s Annual Conference in Port Hardy

The annual conference takes place Sept. 25–27 at the Kwa’lilas Hotel and the Port Hardy Civic Centre.

Port McNeill Cannabis Committee stumbles out of the gate

“I’m worried we could just be all over the map and I need to see a plan.”

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Port Alice trailer fire
Marathoner begins 500-kilometre run across Vancouver Island
Port Hardy's Thunderbird Mall hosts holiday events
Toddler tumbles out of moving vehicle

Port Alice’s new RCMP officers going through clearance process

The medical process can take several months to complete as there are several steps involved.

‘It’s like a party in your mouth’

B.C. creator’s Milkshake Burger makes its debut at the PNE

Q&A: Author Susan Musgrave talks loss of notorious bank robber husband

The Globe and Mail’s Marsha Lederman talked with Musgrave before a live audience

How well do you really know British Columbia?

To celebrate B.C. Day, take this 20-question test to find out how much you know about our province

August Hot Spots for the North Island!

Check out all the cool events happening on the North Island in August.

Vimy Foundation’s educational experience of a lifetime awaits Island girl

Chemainus’ Woodruff one of only 14 students from across Canada chosen for prestigious program

VIDEO: B.C. nine-year-old wins invite to world Pokemon championships

Currently ranked 21 among junior players in North America

Travel plans ahead for $675,000 Vancouver Island lottery winner

Collen Woods bought her ticket at a gas station in Victoria

Miracle Treat Day returns Aug. 9 in support of BC Children’s Hospital

Annual Dairy Queen Blizzard fundraiser now in its 16th year

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August Hot Spots

Find out what’s happening in the North Island!

Summer fun at Alert Bay Days

The festival took place from July 27-29

Kool-Aid man to run for mayor of B.C. town

Comedian Danny Nunes hopes youth will “drink the kool-aid” and exercise their vote

Port McNeill Kids in Motion raises $2,697.69 at drag races

Port McNeill Kids in Motion raises $2,697.69 at drag races

Port Hardy Fire Rescue raises $1,700, thanks to Marine Harvest

“We’re already looking forward to next year! Thank you and happy Filomi Days!”

Japanese Canadian recounts life in B.C. internment camp

Salmon Arm centenarian shares story of forced relocation from Vancouver to Yard Creek in the Shuswap.

Dog returns nearly 80 lost balls to softball teams

South Cariboo resident, Whisper, really has a thing for softballs

Fort Rupert artists featured in Royal BC Museum showcase

Dave and Johnathan Jacobson are featured artists in First Nation Cultural Art Showcase