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Building permit frustration at boiling point in Sooke

Builders plan a mass meeting to protest three-month bureaucratic delays

New airport tenant ‘a huge deal’ for Campbell River: Mayor

PAL Aerospace relocating West Coast base to Campbell River

Tourism Tofino says visitors generate $240 million annually

Economic impact and visitation study conducted by InterVISTAS Consulting Inc.

Island sprouts out of this world — literally

Eat More Sprouts to be part of an International Space Station experiment this summer

Pacific Rim Distilling bottles coastal flavour in Ucluelet

Luke Erridge earns two medals from Artisan Distillers Canada’s Canadian Artisan Spirit Competition.

Nanaimo apartment construction jumps to levels not seen since the 1970s.

138 new apartment units started during the first two months of 2019

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Night time vandals hit Colwood cemetery

Bronze vases, flowers tossed around Hatley Memorial Gardens

Mercedes-Benz test-drives groundbreaking Vancouver Island facility

Pilot run unloads cars in Nanaimo to test Western Canada’s first European vehicle processing centre

Delta Air Lines will no longer service the Victoria International Airport

Three daily flights to Seattle will need to shift to other companies

Port Alberni company earns B.C. accolades for cutting edge innovation

Coulson Ice Blast awarded at Small Business BC Awards

Battered Port Alice pulp mill suddenly lays off remaining workers

All Neucel Specialty Cellulose employees working at the pulp mill were told to go home on Feb. 27.

Ucluelet ready to welcome town’s first microbrewery

“Everybody wants to know when it’s going to happen.”

‘Snow, melt, freeze, snow, melt, freeze’ leaves Island daffodils unpicked

As temperatures rise this week Longview Farms hopes to hear from pickers across Greater Victoria

VIDEO: Nanaimo woman fills up her cart in one-minute shopping spree

Yvonne Werning wins contest and $500 spree from Buy-Low Foods

Vancouver Island Brewing puts the Nanaimo bar on tap

Beer based on signature Nanaimo dessert square flying off liquor retailers’ shelves

Victoria hotel trashes Channing Tatum in favour of B.C.’s Ryan Reynolds

Tatum’s picture left in recycling bin, replaced with photo of Ryan Reynolds

Victoria Clipper repairs delayed due to winter storms

Operations scheduled to resume Feb. 13, alternative routes available

Remembering 100 years of Comox dairy

The Comox Creamery started in 1901, finished 2019

Another Island movie outlet fades to black

Add Ucluelet to the video-rental-free zone

Ucluelet named one of Canada’s top seven fishing destinations

FishingBooker platform celebrates Ucluelet’s fishing guides.