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Adaptable play day giving special needs kids rare chance to play outdoors

Children with mobility challenges spent Monday on the water and trails at Nanaimo’s Westwood Lake

VIDEO: Snowbirds bring their sights and sounds to the sky above Nanaimo

Canadian Forces Snowbirds performed a free show Wednesday over Nanaimo Harbour

Tour de Victoria welcomes cyclists from around the globe

Ryder Hesjedal’s annual event marks ninth year on Aug. 17

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To market, to market all across B.C.

The BC Farmers’ Market Trail is a new way to find nearby markets

PHOTOS: Heavy Games athletes put on a show

Second annual Campbell River Highland Gathering celebrated Scottish, Celtic culture

Lost pet? Here are the steps to take if your animal is missing

Steps to help you find your missing dog or cat in Greater Victoria

Volunteer paintbrush bringing joy to the street corners of Woss

“She just wants to make it a happier place for our community”

Infantry training at Seal Bay

The Canadian Scottish Regiment — a Vancouver Island-based Primary Reserve Army unit…

  • Aug 9, 2019

Campbell River man recuperating from harrowing grizzly bear attack

‘I could hear the teeth on my bone,’ Colin Dowler recalls

‘This is ironic’: Cat demonstrates dog paddle skills during B.C. Day dip

A swimming cat gave bystanders ‘paws’ at Glen Lake on Aug. 5

First father-daughter duo will cycle in Tour de Rock

Vancouver Island riders Cydney and Jack MacNeill share experiences in RCMP and cycle training

VIDEO: 85-year-old Courtenay woman skydives to raise money for cancer research

Margo Bonnell checks one off her bucket list in the name of science

Island man battling invasive horde with a set of shears

Former around-the-world sailor relentless in his battle against invasive plants

Experts cooking up small-scale Vancouver Island training centre for artisan bakers

Each of the instructors at Seraphina’s Oven is red seal certified with years of teaching experience

Improving pancreatic cancer outcomes with rapid access to care

Rapid access clinic at BC Cancer could help reduce time between diagnosis and start of treatment

  • Aug 5, 2019

QUIZ: Put your knowledge of British Columbia to the test

In honour of B.C. Day, take this short quiz and see how much you know about our province

VIDEO: Mayor of Qualicum Beach skydives for a cause

Brian Wiese jumps out of a plane for Oceanside Hospice Society

Take a 1966 road trip on the Pat Bay from Victoria to Swartz Bay

Highway 17 featured in latest instalment of Transportation BC’s time machine series

Remembering the days when the drive-in theatre was king

A look at what became of some of Vancouver Island’s old outdoor theatres

Vancouver Island collector still looking for treasures after 50 years

Pat Talbot will bring some of her finds to Aug. 3 Comox collectibles sale