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$100K wildfire fine on hold after B.C. man's successful appeal

$100K wildfire fine on hold after B.C. man's successful appeal

A burn pile on Eldon Whalen's property became an 11.5-hectare wildfire in May 2019
Vancouver Island University gives Dr. Bonnie Henry honorary doctorate

Vancouver Island University gives Dr. Bonnie Henry honorary doctorate

Convocation ceremonies were held June 12-14 at VIU gym on Nanaimo campus
Canadian rugby captain back training after B.C. cougar attack

Canadian rugby captain back training after B.C. cougar attack

Canada rugby sevens captain Olivia Apps was treated after Strathcona park cougar incident
Kelowna 'vexatious litigant' faces sentencing for assault, contempt

Kelowna 'vexatious litigant' faces sentencing for assault, contempt

David Lindsay is guilty of assaulting an Interior Health security guard at an anti-COVID mandate protest
Caribou protection sparks creation of B.C.’s biggest new park in a decade

Caribou protection sparks creation of B.C.’s biggest new park in a decade

Nearly 2,000-square-kilometre Klinse-za Park created just west of Chetwynd
WestJet Encore pilots ratify deal, averting possibility of strike

WestJet Encore pilots ratify deal, averting possibility of strike

Contract goes into effect immediately, with retroactive pay to Jan. 1
UPDATE: Bear carcass located following attack near Summerland

UPDATE: Bear carcass located following attack near Summerland

Incident occurred west of Summerland on morning of June 13
4th grizzly hit, killed along Trans-Canada Highway in B.C. park

4th grizzly hit, killed along Trans-Canada Highway in B.C. park

The bear was previously unknown to Parks Canada
Victoria to hold referendum on $200M Crystal Pool replacement

Victoria to hold referendum on $200M Crystal Pool replacement

Public vote would ask residents whether they support the city borrowing $170M for the project
Nanaimo lawyer sexually harassed client, law society finds

Nanaimo lawyer sexually harassed client, law society finds

Lawyer already disbarred for sexual assault of a different client