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Strike could start Monday for handyDart

BC Transit warns users to find alternate transportation

  • Jan 19th, 2018

Premier John Horgan announces improvements to Highway 14

Construction on the $10 million project is set to begin immediately

Shawnigan Lake man faces extradition

Anthony Michael Kubica appears in Vancouver courtroom

  • Jan 19th, 2018
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Oak Bay funeral - Berry sisters
B.C. Politics, a year in review
Dog swim at Caddy Bay

Needles far more prolific than public realizes, says Island biohazard company

Local company makes one to two calls per week to clean up needles, drug paraphernalia

B.C. Summer Games volunteers needed in Cowichan

Organizers need the engergy of about 3,000 volunteers

Cathedral Grove featured on new stamp

Image part of series capturing ‘stunning landscapes across the country’

  • Jan 19th, 2018

Jury convicts spear-wielding Duncan man in 2015 Ladysmith RV park murder

Trever George Meers used a handmade spear to stab Rayna Johnson at the Campers Corners RV Park

Langford loses bid to host Amazon HQ2

Mayor hopes to attract more tech jobs to city

VIDEO: Protesters chain doors shut at DFO office in Saanich

Fish farm protesters removed from Commerce Circle for a second time

UPDATE: Threat passes, hold-and-secure lifted in Nanaimo schools

Eight schools were under hold-and-secure orders connected to a student threatening self-harm

Conservative leader Andrew Scheer to visit Cowichan Valley

Visit a kick off to Canadian tour

  • Jan 18th, 2018

B.C. cougar kitten rescued after mother struck by vehicle

Conservation Officers find home for young kitten found dehydrated and frostbitten near Williams Lake

No crackdown, just education as BC Ferries’ enacts smoking ban

Fines and extra patrols not happening at this time as ban begins Monday

Qualicum Beach makes Expedia’s list of cities to visit in 2018

Expedia Canada surveyed 1,000 Canadians for the list

Parksville MakerSpace members ride the rails

New room added for model train enthusiasts; workshop set for Jan. 21