Fire at gas station near Qualicum Beach could have been a lot worse

!This camper van caught fire Sunday afternoon while being filled with propane at the Super Save Gas station on the Island Highway just outside Qualicum Beach. Our thanks to reader Nory Johrden for providing us with this photo. - NORY JOHRDEN PHOTO
  • posted Jul 26, 2016 at 9:00 AM

Quick response by employee and firefighters was key to avoiding a major disaster, says fire chief


Healing 'the sickest a child can ever be'

  • updated Jul 27, 2016 at 10:26 AM

How Emily Rogers, the wonder girl of B.C. Children's Hospital, overcame being born with seven organs outside her body


Foreign buying in Metro Vancouver now pegged at 10 per cent

  • updated Jul 26, 2016 at 4:22 PM

New data released a day after province's announcement of 15 per cent tax on real estate purchases by foreign citizens in region


BC VIEWS: Housing ‘crisis’ decades in the making

  • posted Jul 26, 2016 at 1:00 PM

Expo 86, and later the Vancouver Olympics, were designed to put B.C. and Vancouver on the world map


Transgender rights 'must be seen'

  • posted Jul 26, 2016 at 10:00 AM

B.C. Liberals Laurie Throness and Marvin Hunt disagree as Premier Christy Clark reverses position on Human Rights Code

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Inuit need a common understanding of suicide to stop it: study

  • posted Jul 27, 2016 at 1:33 PM

Inuit must understand suicide to stop it: study

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