Black Press Media Staff

Sportsnet fires Don Cherry after negative comments about immigrants

Don Cherry had said immigrants don’t wear poppies like other Canadians do

Not looking forward to raking? Here’s why to leave the leaves

Nature Conservancy of Canada has good news for those who hate yard work

Starbucks launches five new cup designs for the holidays

Designs were meant to evoke feelings of joy

Langara College honours 49 alums and staff to mark 49 years

School received more than 200 nominations for the awards that recognize one’s community impact

Man taken to Campbell River hospital after arrest by police dog and handler

RCMP notified the Independent Investigations Office after the dog ‘made contact’ with the suspect

Volunteer firefighter assaulted at highway crash site near 100 Mile

‘The male driver … got out of the truck and physically threw the firefighter to the ground.’

Windstorm knocks out power for 10,000 in north and central B.C.

Power slowly being restored, BC Hydro says

Canadian Press declares NDP’s Blaney winner in North Island-Powell River

UPDATE: Liberal Peter Schwarzhoff upbeat: PPC’s Brian Rundle sees a future for the party

Polls open across Vancouver Island for 2019 federal election

Which party will be chosen to form the next government?

To burn or not to burn?

Vancouver Island authorities take a patchwork approach to wrestling with the issue of woodsmoke

Hundreds of Island leaders expected at next week’s summit in Nanaimo

State of the Island economic summit happens Oct. 23-24 at the Vancouver Island Conference Centre

Digital poppies set to launch as part of Remembrance Day campaign

Second year in a row for online campaign

Advance voter turnout up 25% for first two days: Elections Canada

Two million people voted Friday and Saturday

‘Emaciated’ dog missing half its jaw found in northern B.C.

Luna had been shot, the SPCA said

Man, 19, arrested after gun reported at SFU’s Burnaby campus

RCMP say the man was wearing a ball cap with the RCMP logo on it

Getting personal: Day 23 of federal campaign heats up

As Oct. 21 – election day – inches closer, here’s a look at what happened this week

Another shot at B.C. record in Friday’s $65-million lotto jackpot

There’s also a chance to win eight Maxmillion prizes in the Lotto Max draw on Oct. 4

B.C.’s auditor general to resign for ‘personal reasons’

Carol Bellringer’s news comes just days after she released legislature spending scandal report

Our readers’ best comments on the B.C. bear fight video

Two grizzly bears were caught on video fighting near Stewart, B.C., last week