Community

Police closed McNeill Avenue after a workplace death Oct. 20, 2020. (Nina Grossman/News Staff)

Tree-pruning community gathers in Oak Bay after tragic death

Crews met in solidarity at site of Tuesday incident

 

Chainsaw carver turns dead tree into stunning work of art

Historic tree at Malahat Farm sprouts new life

 

Bathtub power propels Nanaimo motocross racer to B.C. title

Seby Sulyok wins his division in FutureWest provincial series

 

A (virtual) walk around the world by 88-year-old B.C. man

George Doi says it’s simple: ‘I like walking’

Duncan family overwhelmed with 14 puppies

Chocolate lab litter may be one of the biggest ever

Vancouver Island family overwhelmed with 14 Lab puppies

Litter may be one of the biggest ever

Famous Yukon-based bhangra dancer brings movements of joy to Long Beach

Internet-famous dancer is exploring Vancouver Island, visiting the B.C. Legislature and more

BC Autism Awards launch with help from Quality Foods

Third annual ‘The Heroes in Our Story’ awards and raffle accepting nominations until Aug. 28

So you want to find an affordable home on Vancouver Island…

Over 108 properties sold in Port Alice and area since 2015

  • Jul 30, 2020

Death claims one of Vancouver Island’s oldest residents

Adored by many in Chemainus, Dorothy Adair dies at age 106

Beloved Island woman dies at 106

Dorothy Adair adored by the many people she met in Chemainus in two short years

Cowichan rallying around family after rare disorder leaves teen partially paralyzed

Sammy Dubois, 14, disgnosed with rare neurological disorder

Inside the undefined world of a Rainbow Family gathering in B.C.

Celebrations are underway to mark the annual gathering of the controversial Rainbow Family of Living Light

96-year-old woman scales B.C. butte with help of family, friends

‘I did as I was told and I enjoyed every minute of it’

Campbell River’s Rosebowl Restaurant closes after 50 years

Three generations of the Fong family have worked in the space

City of Nanaimo salutes father and son Hul’q’umi’num language advocates

Gary and Adam Manson receive 2020 Culture and Heritage Award for Honour in Heritage

Considerations made to keep Island community’s drive-by birthday celebrations going

Trucks will tone it down or not use horns at all to bring some joy to kids and older folks

Cowichan CMHA officials respond to report, probation order

“there are important improvements needed to ensure greater fairness within our housing program.”

Campbell River Community Foundation sets new bar in COVID-19 fundraiser

Group hopes to raise $250,000 for local relief