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Smoking ban arrives on BC Ferries

No crackdown, just education as BC Ferries enacts smoking ban

#MeToo at work: How reporting sexual harassment works – and how it doesn’t

British Columbians have four options to report harassment or assault, but none of them are easy

WATCH: Educational video for victims of crime launches

After more than a year of planning, Witness is now available online

Women’s changing role in war

The presence of women in the Canadian military goes back over a century

Coulson Aviation tests thermal technology in preparation for Australian fire season

Helicopters were on and around Sproat lake testing NVGs and thermal cameras this week

Driver and passenger left uninjured after vehicle lands in Cameron Lake

Two people escaped uninjured after a driver drove into Cameron Lake on…

Small earthquake shakes West Coast of Vancouver Island

A magnitude 3.5 quake hit eight kilometres northeast of Ucluelet.

UPDATE: Crews contain 0.72-hectare fire near Cameron Lake

Small blaze continues into Wednesday evening as firefighters remain on site

Gord Johns hears concerns while promoting cycling strategy across riding

Courtenay-Alberni MP Gord Johns left West Coast towns today to head over…

UPDATE: Great Central Lake fire 30 per cent contained

Crews continue to battle a one hectare fire near Great Central Lake

Update: Alberta man dies after suspected drowning in Port Alberni hotel pool

The BC Coroners Service are investigating the death

Armyworm infestation monitored with traps in Valley

Pheromone traps are used to monitor, not control, insects

Five Acre Shaker lands new home at McLean Mill

The Five Acre Productions event will ensue on the mill’s 32 acres from Aug. 10 to 13

Prisoner escapes from mother’s funeral in Port Alberni

Blackmore was in custody for drug offences and possession of stolen property

Fraser begins work towards reconciliation as new minister

Mid-Island MLA has been waiting for a seat in government for 12 years

BC VOTES 2017: Scott Fraser wins Mid Island-Pacific Rim

UPDATE: West coasters hope for more focus on their issues as Fraser takes back his seat