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Frozen in time: Memories of outdoor skating in the mid-Island

Some hit the ice at Hamilton Marsh, while others have even made rinks of their own

WATCH: Glowing eyes rise out of the Sooke mist on family’s doorstep

Residents solve mystery, refuse to be cowed by the truth

Vancouver Island doctor brewing beer for love and charity

Comox Valley family physician partnering with Gladstone and Ace Breweries in health care benefit

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‘It’s weird’: Early blooming daffodils spotted in Greater Victoria

Typically in January the flowers will just start ‘popping their heads up’

Bursary launched to honour inspirational Island athlete

Megan Dalziel exemplified what it meant to be an inspiration to others

Okanagan city goes bananas for truck spotted with fake gorilla in back

This giant gorilla has been spotted gallivanting around town

Predictions of killer robots, metal trees among contents of 20-year-old time capsule

Vancouver Island family, friends reacquaint themselves with items tucked away before Y2K scare

17 surrendered husky puppies available for adoption from Okanagan BC SPCA

The puppies were surrendered to the BC SPCA on Christmas Eve

Islanders cheer on Canada

And they took the Campbell River Mirror with them!

  • Jan 7, 2020

Parksville Qualicum Beach talks New Year’s Resolutions

Islanders chat about what going into 2020 means to them

B.C. couple donates thousands to charity from their Harry Potter-themed Christmas house

Uniquely decorated house attracted more than 2,000 Potterheads in one weekend for a good cause

Team trains on Vancouver Island for the ultimate cook-off

Culinary Olympics will put B.C. cuisine in international spotlight

Ladysmith Fire Rescue installs memorial bench and gazebo

The installation honours members of Ladysmith Fire Rescue who have died in past, present, and future

Another one for the books: Greater Victoria libraries reveal top books of 2019

A look at what south Island readers were borrowing over the past year

Oak Bay urban wildlife photographer awarded for cutting edge research

Wildlife society uses motion-sensor cameras to track deer

VIDEO: 43rd annual Comox Boxing Day Polar Bear Swim

A look at those who wanted to refresh from Christmas festivities in a dramatic fashion

University of Victoria holds a collection of 20,000 LP records, even after massive auction

More than 5,000 records were auctioned off to make room for more media options

Memorial for Oak Bay girls killed on Christmas Day set up at Willows Beach

The memorial will stay up until Dec. 30 for community members to pay their respects