Karly Blats

Lack of security: why Vancouver Island food production is on the decline

Big Read: agriculture a big, expensive commitment as advocates push to make us more food secure

Taurus, opportunities seem to appear out of the blue

Horoscopes for April 21

Big Read: locked out of the woods

Vancouver Islanders struggle to balance back country public access with private land protection

MLK honoured as thousands march to ‘keep the dream going’

Admirers around the U.S. took time to reflect on King’s legacy

Island Good program introduces new way to identify local food

Quality Foods is amongst the four stores involved in the program to help shoppers buy locally

Man escapes Beaver Creek house fire investigators believe was deliberately set

House caught fire near Port Alberni early Wednesday morning with a man inside it

Home destroyed in early morning fire near Port Alberni

A house on Beaver Creek Road and Wadena Road caught fire early Wednesday morning

Young Nuu-chah-nulth boy remembered for his big, beautiful smile

A six-year-old boy died in a Port Alberni home on March 13

Young Nuu-chah-nulth boy remembered by his big, beautiful smile

A six-year-old boy died in a Port Alberni home on March 13

‘I would like to acknowledge we are on the territory of First Nations’

Reconciliation, tradition behind practice now becoming common across Vancouver Island

‘I would like to acknowledge we are on the territory of First Nations’

Reconciliation, tradition behind practice now becoming common across Vancouver Island

Potential route examined for pipeline feeding major new West Coast LNG facility

Corridor could travel from Northeastern B.C. across the Island to Sarita Bay facility near Alberni

Colin James brings intimate set to the Island as part of Western Canadian tour

The Juno Award wining blues and rock musician will play Duncan, Alberni, Campbell River and Qualicum

Accused serial killer Bruce McArthur makes court appearance, has case put over

McArthur, a 66-year-old self-employed landscaper, is accused of murdering six men

Alberni film maker getting worldwide recognition for short film on salmon life cycle

Peter Mieras’ short film I Am Salmon has been accepted to film festivals around the world

Romance is more than fun, it’s good for you

Find out not just how to keep those Valentine’s Day fires burning, but why

Vancouver Island martial artist earns Gracie Jiu-Jitsu black belt

Lee is one of only four people in Canada to have received a black belt in Gracie Jiu-Jitsu

Proud parents cheer on Island-raised athletes at Winter Olympics

Parents remember their kids’ as young athletes before the Olympics

Alberni company builds its largest vessel yet

Canadian Maritime Engineering is building an 85-foot aluminum catamaran for a Prince Rupert company

Five Islanders carrying Canadian colours in the Winter Olympics

Brenneman, Tandy, Harle, O’Brien and Sharpe five names to watch