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U.S. border separations ripple through midterm campaigns

Several Republicans to break from President Donald Trump amid boarder separation issues

  • Jun 19th, 2018

Canadian Cancer Society in Port Alberni closing doors

Access to support programs will remain unchanged

  • Jun 19th, 2018

The new event will allow kids to take part in Across the Lake Swim

A new free event just for kids will leave their hearts and legs flapping like fish.

  • Jun 19th, 2018

Mixed emotions on Surrey’s Strip as homeless begin moving into modular units

Some in the area are hopeful as 160 transitional homes open, while others say the plan is 'containment, not a solution'

  • Jun 19th, 2018

Ladysmith youth take to field Victoria HarbourCats

Ladysmith's boys and girls of summer took to the field with a few of the Victoria HarbourCats players last week, practicing both their glove skills as well as taking a few swings at the plate.

Potlatch 67-67:

This is the third part of a three-part June series looking at the significance of the potlatch for the Kwakawaka'wakw of the Pacific Northwest, the attempted cultural genocide through a federal anti-potlatch ban and how artists are creating new forms of expression in conjunction with an upcoming thematic program entitled Potlatch 67-67: The Potlatch Ban - Then and Now, opening at the Comox Valley Art Gallery July 20.

Private schools continue to top Fraser Institute rankings

Think tank says its ratings are fair to all schools, public and private

  • Jun 19th, 2018

Firearms suspected cause of small forest fire west of Harrison Lake

Blaze currently 50% contained by provincial crews

  • Jun 19th, 2018

Police find capsized boat near Tofino, 3 men still missing

Five men were aboard the boat when it sank off Vancouver Island early Monday morning

  • Jun 19th, 2018

Witnesses wanted for Sidney crash

Crash happened June 16 on East Saanich Rd. and Canora Dr.

  • Jun 19th, 2018

Saanich rides ahead with Active Transportation Plan

Saanich plans to double the share of all trips made by active transportation by 2050.

  • Jun 19th, 2018

Nearly 4,000 Canadians died of opioid overdoses in 2017: Health Canada

More than one-third of deaths were in B.C.

  • Jun 19th, 2018

Walhachin cenotaph honours the town’s soldiers

The more than 100 men who fought in World War I now commemorated by new memorial.

Five B.C. families stuck in Japan as Canada refuses visas for adopted babies

Lawyer points to change in American policy around adoptions from Japan

  • Jun 19th, 2018

Port of Prince Rupert announces Fairview Phase 2B expansion

DP World's terminal expansion will increase capacity to 1.8 million TEUs a year

  • Jun 19th, 2018

Former Somali child refugee fights to stay in Canada

Former child refugee Abdoul Abdi's judicial review set for today in Halifax

  • Jun 19th, 2018

Kayaker rescued from Esquimalt Lagoon

Nearby boats rushed to help

  • Jun 19th, 2018

Amphitheatre planned for Kamloops area winery

Monte Creek Ranch Winery can finally proceed with amphitheatre plans

  • Jun 19th, 2018

Public to have say about pot

Cannabis Act has passed third reading

B.C. man speaks out against violence in his home country of Nicaragua

Roberto Guatdamuz Rueda has been following reports of the general strike and violence in Nicaragua