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WATCH: Island teens get a feel for police work at RCMP youth camp

Nearly 50 Grade 10-12 students experiencing five days of police skills training in Nanaimo

Thief in Saanich takes a slow joyride on lawnmower

John Deere worth $3,000 stolen from baseball association and taken for a spin

Mass funerals begin after deadly Sri Lanka attacks
Minister not feeling great about social media co-operation as election nears
Toddler tumbles out of moving vehicle
Horgan says those breaking the law in Houston will have consequences

Royal Roads takes active role in search for cure to rare disease

Community builds support for Victoria girl battling Blau syndrome

Plots in famed Victoria cemetery come with $20,000 pricetag

Private sales of cremation plots have appeared on online advertisements

Tofino, Ucluelet receive total of $300K for emergency planning projects

$150K for each from the UBCM Community Emergency Preparedness Fund

North Island drought tough on trout

Streamflows remain low despite rainfall

Alberta resident photographs grizzly on North Island

Multiple grizzly sightings reported in recent weeks

39 Days in Duncan replies to criticism of new rules for children at festival events

It’s all about respect for the performers and audience: 39 Days folks say

Driver crashes luxury car into tree in north Nanaimo

Accident happened at Dover Road and Harrier Road at 9 a.m.

Escaped William Head inmates recognized after commenting on off-duty RCMP officer’s dog

Prisoners back in police custody, expected to appear in court Wednesday

Feral rabbits in your yard? You’re on your own in Parksville

City says it’s up to individuals to deal with rascally creatures

Nanaimo RCMP investigate two suspicious motorhome fires

Two motorhomes, one stolen, burned in Nanaimo on Friday

Man charged in Brentwood Bay death retains lawyer

Alan Charles Chapman is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Emily Caruana

‘Convoy for Wilder’ brought little boy’s sandbox to life in memory of Cobble Hill youngster

Gravel trucks, police cars, farm equipment, motorcycles, cement mixers all part of the convoy

Search continues for escaped William Head prisoners

More than 24-hours later two inmates, including a convicted murderer, are still at large