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197101news4UPDATE: Missing Port Alberni teenager has been found
197104news5Who should be teaching kids what not to do on social media? Coaches, teachers, parents
197085news6Hells Angels member, 6 others charged in BC-wide drug trafficking bust
197088news7Trudeau says 120 countries are ready to agree to 30 by 30 framework at COP15
197083news8Tens of thousands of families have applied for federal child dental benefit: Gould
197079news9Renting increased by three times the rate of home ownership in last decade: RBC
197077news10Study finds that Canadian girls and their parents want a better, safer sport system
197074news11Former Kelowna Mayor Colin Basran charged with sexual assault
197072news12Kamloops mayor recuses himself from entire council meeting citing conflict of interest
197062news13Man arrested after egg allegedly thrown at King Charles III
197064news14Bowser gas station destroyed by massive late-night blaze
197060news15Woman being sued by Surrey Animal Hospital for ‘defamation’ on TikTok responds
197058news16Amid outcry, San Francisco pauses on ‘killer police robots’
197053news17Langley MLA joins cabinet, oversees workforce development
197055news18Vancouver Island women push to end court-ordered silence of sexual assault victims
197047news19B.C. finance minister replaced in Premier David Eby’s cabinet shuffle
197041news20Bank of Canada hikes key rate by half percentage point, signals possible pause
197043news21Murray Sinclair to help AFN with conflict resolution after ‘turmoil’: national chief
197049news22China eases anti-COVID measures following protests
197036news23Winnipeg police defend decision to not search landfill for Indigenous women’s remains
197039news24Putin denies Western accusations of nuclear sabre-rattling
197032news25Modern DNA technology leads to arrest in 1980 Florida homicide of B.C. woman
197030news26Environmental alliance calls for end to fracking as Eby swears in new cabinet
197017news27Vancouver Island police struggling to identify Victoria fire victim, ask for tips
197015news28‘Devastating’: Vancouver Island driver faces sentencing in 2018 roadside death
197013news29Majority of Canadian youth witness racism and sexism online: report
197010news30B.C. teacher who showed R-rated film to Grade 2s suspended 1 day
197006news31Zelenskyy and ‘spirit of Ukraine’ named Time person of year
197000news32Nature ‘under attack’ says Trudeau as UN biodiversity conference opens in Montreal
196990news33Trump Organization convicted in executive tax dodge scheme
196993news34Benchmark price for single-family home in Parksville Qualicum Beach now at $887K
196995news35PODCAST: Skull Skates is Canada’s oldest skateboard company
196986news36Instead of a teddy bear toss, 2 B.C. hockey teams are asking fans to throw ‘warmth items’ for the homeless
196983news37Eby’s new B.C. cabinet builds speculation about early election call, says expert
196979news38Environment Canada warns of heavy snow in eastern, central B.C.
196981news39B.C. health-care workers facing an epidemic of violence
196977news40B.C. court rules forestry company must pay $343,000 cost of 2016 wildfire suppression
196975news41Mom convicted of assaulting child with broomsticks, knives has bail revoked pending appeal
196973news42$60K fine for B.C. woman who fed bears was too hefty, appeal court rules
196971news43RCMP not responsible for man’s death outside Lake Cowichan, IIO probe determines
196967news44Woman arrested after VicPD say she obstructed paramedics working to save a life
196959news45Two builders fined $6K for contempt after city alleges illegal renovations
196958news46VIDEO: Feds working to get list ‘right’ on gun control, says PM
196949news47B.C. doctors ratify new agreement that includes pay increase, more rural funding
196938news48COVID-19 benefits helped economy rebound, but post-payment verification lacking: AG
196933news49Keepers of Cheewaht: Restoring a Vancouver Island ecosystem for generations to come
196928news502,400 pills found in crowded home during Vernon drug bust
196926news51Habs’ Price apologizes for timing of pro-gun post, honours 1989 massacre victims
196920news52Lake Country RCMP investigating antifreeze dog poisonings
196912news53Mapping where overdoses are more likely to kill in B.C.
196906news54Pierre Poilievre pumps natural gas during northwest B.C. tour
196901news554.6-magnitude earthquake hits off west coast of Vancouver Island
196897news56More ‘mega’ Christmas displays expected this year despite cost concerns: BC Hydro
196893news57Live hand grenade turned into Grand Forks RCMP
196899news58Civil rights group says China has at least one secret police station in Vancouver
196895news59B.C. mayor calls for review of snow alerts after Lower Mainland snowfall ‘failure’
196891news60B.C.’s Julia Levy is Canada’s first trans woman Rhodes Scholar
196887news61Most unused COVID-19 vaccines will expire at the end of the year: auditor general
196881news62Events planned to honour victims of Ecole Polytechnique shooting on 33rd anniversary
196879news63High-end sewing machines stolen from Kelowna business
196877news64PODCAST: Finding the right builder for you and your project
196866news65Kettle campaign bell ringers now allowed in front of liquor stores across B.C.
196864news66Stabbing leaves 1 dead, several injured in Port Alberni
196862news67Parksville council votes to renew fire services agreement
196857news68Costs of new Cowichan hospital increase to $1.45 billion
196855news69Victoria, Kelowna top the country in percentage of people cycling to work
196851news70Island’s November rainfall a drop in the bucket, but snowfall amount way up
196845news71B.C. hospital visits up about 200 cases a day amid influenza surge
196847news72Trudeau urges vaccinations amid a rise in kids’ illnesses clogging hospital ERs
196843news73B.C. property assessments higher, but market has changed: assessor
196841news74Military officer Dany Fortin acquitted on 1988 sexual assault charge
196839news75Snow, rain, freezing rain expected on south B.C. coast; extreme cold in northwest
196837news76Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2022
196832news77UN summit: Don’t repeat mistakes on nature, scientists warn
196828news786 fire departments respond after motorhome, motel unit catch fire in Dashwood
196826news79Man allegedly budges in line at a B.C. supermarket, punches man after confrontation
196823news80First Nation pickets continue to block construction of new B.C. hospital
196818news81VIDEO: Canadian-funded group works to remove landmines left in Ukraine
196816news82The new faces of B.C.’s labour movement
196814news83Inside the unionization battle at SFU and UBC
196812news84Canadian families will pay $1,065 more for groceries in 2023, report says
196810news85Most B.C. residents under 60 have been infected with COVID-19 or vaccinated: study
196790news86Veterans’ cases raise fresh concerns about expanding assisted dying law
196788news87Chinese immigration to Canada record high from 2015, as some flee zero-COVID strategy
196786news88‘Paris moment:’ COP15 conference in Montreal seeks hard targets on biodiversity
196784news89Arctic chill over north and central coasts of B.C.: Environment Canada
196782news90Slain RCMP Const. Yang cleared of wrongdoing in shooting: B.C. police watchdog
196780news91Turkey shortage ahead of Christmas fuelled by avian flu: BC Poultry Association
196798news92Crime report: $100K worth of restaurant equipment reported stolen from trailer near Bowser
196775news93Canadiens goalie Carey Price takes a stand against federal firearms Bill C-21
196820news94Asking long-term care residents their views
196756news95Grand Forks mountie faces hearing in Kelowna for allegations of violating RCMP Code of Conduct
196710news96B.C. company shovels driveways to collect donations for 4-year-old cancer victim
196748news97Residents can learn about annual Regional District of Nanaimo budgeting process
196750news98Parksville Gathering Place project gets financial boost
196739news99RCMP analyst confirms three sets of DNA found on Metchosin murder scene evidence
196737news100B.C. COVID response praised for ‘nimbleness,’ despite lack of public trust: review
196735news101B.C. children’s representative urges immediate help for children with special needs
196733news102Trudeau, Eby talk housing , child care, overdose crisis and more during first meeting
196727news103Fraser Valley man ordered to stop smoking cannabis from his strata property patio
196731news104Emergencies Act hearings end with final words on transparency, accountability
196729news105B.C. to benefit as Parkland doubles western Canada EV charging network
196723news106Anchor issue causing BC Ferries delays between Swartz Bay and Tsawwassen
196718news107BC MP raises questions about busted weather stations in wake of deadly floatplane crash
196716news108Port Alberni’s shelter is ‘out of control’, neighbours say
196714news109Construction starts on B.C.’s $27 million National Centre for Indigenous Laws
196708news1102 people suffer minor injuries in Nanoose Bay rollover crash
196701news111One of B.C.’s most-wanted car thieves sentenced for crimes in Abbotsford, Chilliwack and Surrey
196698news112University of Victoria shooting threat found on bathroom wall sparks evacuation
196692news113B.C. boy needing heart surgery waits, and waits some more
196690news114Arctic chill over much of B.C., snowy wallop for Vancouver Island: Environment Canada
196688news115Four years after Meng Wanzhou’s arrest, U.S. moves to drop remaining indictment
196679news116Picket line stops work at new Duncan hospital in dispute over union requirements
196677news117Man sheltering in West Kelowna dumpster nearly crushed in garbage truck
196673news118National security officials planning for 2023 ‘Freedom Convoy’ reboot: adviser to PM
196670news119B.C. Nisga’a totem on display at Scotland museum since 1930 is heading home
196666news120Canada should pause MAID for people with mental disorders: psychiatrists
196664news121Feds won’t help provinces for disaster compensation if housing built in flood areas
196660news122Progress being made in fight to save North Atlantic right whale from extinction
196658news123Drug slows Alzheimer’s but can it make a real difference?
196652news124Qualicum Beach to consider making skateboarding park upgrade a strategic priority
196645news125Another snowfall warning issued for most of Vancouver Island
196643news126Qualicum Beach society targets works yard lot for community cinema project
196639news127Alleged drug traffickers on Vancouver Island with Hells Angels ties face ‘serious charges’
196641news128‘Reasonable grounds’ to consider charges in fatal B.C. police shooting: watchdog
196635news129Island-born Snowbirds pilot saying goodbye to the team in style
196633news130Cormorant Island health-care crisis continues on, with no end in sight
196631news131B.C. medical services agency files court injunction against Telus LifePlus program
196613news132Old growth B.C. flash mob: ‘Stop in the name of love, before you cut those trees’
196607news133Salvation Army not allowed in front of BC Liquor stores this Christmas
196602news134“Imperfect but reasonable”: Judge finds Kelowna constable not guilty of assault
196595news135‘It was transformative’: Nelson residents reflect on attending COP27
196593news136Parti Québécois barred from Quebec legislature after refusing to take oath to King
196591news137Nunavut reaches $10-a-day average for child care, years ahead of Canada-wide goal
196573news138B.C. police officer quits task force over concerns about RCMP tactics at Fairy Creek
196571news139B.C. school district troubled by vaping students
196568news140B.C. documentary series explores couple’s journey to decolonize wellness
196563news141UPDATED: Extreme cold warning issued for B.C.’s Chilcotin as temperatures plunge to nearly -40C
196559news142B.C. teachers strongly approve three-year contract with pay boost, added benefits
196557news144HIV activists hope World AIDS Day marks an end to backsliding on infections, stigma
196654news145Rent bank program requests funding from City of Parksville
196579news146Ukrainian newcomers find support from Parksville Qualicum Beach community
196547news147Parksville Qualicum Beach residents invited to provide input on funding formula for Ravensong pool
196549news148Ocean Place in Parksville unable to admit extra residents during cold snap
196527news14912-hour commute during snow storm a chaotic ‘nightmare’ in B.C.’s Lower Mainland
196523news150Educated immigrants face underemployment as Canada leads G7 in educated workforce
196521news151Ottawa to spend $1.2 million to replace and repair homes after mass stabbing
196519news152CSIS definition of threat irrelevant to Emergencies Act decision, ex-directors say
196517news153Gun group says firearms ban driven by ideology as government stresses public safety
196513news1546 B.C. men charged with trafficking drugs through Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside
196525news155Court hears of off-duty officer’s encounter with Metchosin inmates, and their arrest
196508news156IIO investigating after RCMP find man dead following police search for robbery suspect near Lake Cowichan
196502news157VIDEO: Trudeau says nothing off the table when it comes to Smith’s new ‘sovereignty’ act
196504news158Watch for ice as temperatures plunge across Vancouver Island
196500news159DFO inadequately rebuilding B.C. salmon stocks: Audit
196498news160Snowstorm halts mail delivery in some B.C. cities as Canada Post issues red, yellow alerts
196493news161Largest recorded Alberta earthquake probably natural, scientist says
196491news162Bathroom door gun threat sends Greater Victoria high school students home
196489news163New census data shows how commuting dropped during pandemic, labour force aging
196485news164China accused of ‘regularly’ intercepting Canadian military aircraft
196482news165Family shares grief after son dies from toxic drug poisoning on small town B.C. streets
196480news166After cancelled B.C. Ferry leaves people stranded, Haida Gwaii residents want answers
196478news167Pedestrian critically injured after being struck by vehicle on Highway 19A
196476news168Christmas Day heist in Langley netted almost $500,000, court filing reveals
196474news169Vancouver Island emerges from first snowfall of the season
196472news170Arrowsmith Search and Rescue fundraising to replace 1 of 2 initial response vehicles
196467news171179 people died from B.C.’s poisoned drug supply in October
196465news172$1M winning Lotto Max ticket purchased on Vancouver Island
196455news173Victoria beats Vancouver, Kelowna surprisingly low in city environmental ranking
196453news174Thousands of plants, animals at risk of extinction in Canada: wild species report
196451news175Traffic mayhem, power outages, plane off taxiway as snow hits B.C. south coast
196449news176Former Alberta premier Jason Kenney resigns legislature seat
196439news177Regional District of Nanaimo to look at regulating ownership of exotic animals
196443news178PODCAST: Poilievre talks pipelines, LNG and more in one-on-one interview with Black Press Media
196445news179Princeton man charged after not drinking and driving
196433news180Nanaimo man shot and killed by police after allegedly car-jacking semi truck in Washington state
196431news181In Kyiv, patience and resignation as citizens await next Russian bombing
196428news182Dutch man who harassed B.C. teenager Amanda Todd returned to the Netherlands
196426news183Parksville Qualicum Beach officials detail plan for dealing with snow, icy conditions
196422news184Social media tools were key to ‘Freedom Convoy’ protest, expert tells inquiry
196420news185‘Ottawa is not our ruler’: Alberta government introduces sovereignty bill
196416news186VIDEO: After making history, Canadian star Alphonso Davies opens up at World Cup
196414news187Metchosin murder trial continues without one of the escaped inmates
196410news188Vancouver Island dog professionals team up to help dogs flee Ukraine war
196408news189Okanagan man who shot at girlfriend to spend even longer in jail
196401news190Off-duty RCMP officer catches suspect siphoning gas from non-profit Nanaimo daycare
196396news191B.C. private school counsellor banned for life following child porn sentence
196394news192BC Ferries cancels sailings between Vancouver Island, mainland
196398news193Renowned Salmon Arm wildlife artist puts her stamp on prestigious contest
196388news194Penticton nurse barred from job for 5 years after sexual assault conviction
196386news195Storm brings arctic chill, heavy snow and punishing winds to parts of coastal B.C.
196384news196Canadian agriculture groups hope new Indo-Pacific strategy leads to trade deals
196378news197China sends students home, police patrol to curb protests
196376news198Coast Salish lawyer Doug White joining B.C. premier’s office to speed reconciliation
196374news199Oil slick spotted at controversial Vancouver Island shipbreaking dock
196372news200Shuswap Santa puts his Facebook hacker on the naughty list
196370news201Dog that was dragged behind pickup receiving care from B.C. SPCA
196368news202STORM WATCH: 20-35 cm of snow expected on major B.C. Interior highways
196366news203Front-loaded, cold and snowy winter ahead, Weather Network forecast suggests
196362news204New stats suggest Canadians already kicking some plastic habits as national ban looms
196360news205‘Horrific attack’: Trudeau visits Saskatchewan First Nation rocked by mass killing
196358news206NATO commits to future Ukraine membership, drums up aid
196354news207Liberals did not show fiscal restraint in fall update: parliamentary budget officer
196351news208Shift into winter: Snow, wind warnings issued for most of Vancouver Island
196339news209Claims Surrey RCMP not locally accountable are ‘unfounded’ and ‘laughable,’ Edwards tells council
196349news210PODCAST: HAVAN offers sound homebuilding and renovation advice
196337news211One person hurt in head-on crash on the highway in Nanaimo
196335news212Talks ongoing about national park in South Okanagan Similkameen
196327news213Conservatives are ‘fearmongering’ over assault-style gun ban: public safety minister
196325news214Pence calls on Trump to apologize for dinner with antisemite
196323news215Emergencies Act inquiry studies fundamental rights and freedoms at stake in protests
196348news216Skaters, parents, community members advocate for new Qualicum Beach skatepark
196315news217$5M in funding for rural high-speed internet access announced in Parksville
196313news218Surge in B.C. bird flu in commercial flocks raises questions about Christmas turkey supply
196302news219Promised new SFU Surrey medical school to be ready by 2026, B.C. announces
196300news220Mother of Cree teen who died in B.C. group home testifies at coroners’ inquest
196296news221First-degree murder charge laid in 2018 B.C. cold case
196294news222Deer wandering with arrow in side euthanized in Quesnel, sparking warning to hunters
196292news223Buffalo gunman pleads guilty in racist supermarket massacre
196288news224Feds must deliver ‘concrete actions’ to fix emergency response on First Nations: AG
196286news225Joly seeks reprimand of Russian ambassador as embassy tweets against LGBTQ community
196282news226Fired Vancouver Canucks analyst files human rights complaint against team
196276news227VIDEO: Abbotsford cop filmed punching man twice during arrest after The Offspring concert
196273news228Human Rights Commissioner calls for an end to police officer program in B.C. schools
196268news229Hawaii’s Mauna Loa starts to erupt, sending ash nearby
196265news230Trudeau visits First Nation in Saskatchewan rocked by stabbings that killed 11
196262news231B.C. man with fractured spine warns of dangers in hanging holiday lights
196260news232Sea lice numbers not necessarily influenced by salmon farms: industry studies
196256news233$500,000 winning lottery ticket sold on Vancouver Island
196254news234Age-progression sketch of missing Emma Fillipoff released ahead of 10-year anniversary
196250news235Province promises Tofino-Ucluelet highway will open to two-way traffic in early 2023
196245news236Aid group with Canadian funding leads mission to deliver medical supplies in Ukraine
196243news237Emergencies Act inquiry studies fundamental rights and freedoms at stake in protests
196241news238Winter weather expected to strike southwestern B.C. this week
196237news239Coroner’s inquest starts into death of Cree teen who died in B.C. group home
196233news240A fast track to addiction treatment is coming to Vancouver’s downtown hospital
196225news241Crime report: Thieves break into Parksville home, steal booze and raid fridge
196437news242Survey asks Parksville residents for election feedback
196331news243No Salvation Army Kettles in BC Liquor stores this holiday season
196441news244Parksville council to discuss amendments to 5-year financial plan
196213news245Special weather statement in effect with snow expected on the Island this week
196211news246Canada fans proud after ‘heritage moment’ first goal, despite ousting from tournament
196209news247Why anti-poverty researchers bristle at holiday appeals for food bank donations
196207news248B.C. opens doors to more internationally-trained doctors with new changes
196205news249One person dies in Highway 19A crash near Qualicum Bay
196201news250Mission accomplished: UVic satellite reaches International Space Station
196216news251Qualicum Beach mayor lines up priorities during his term
196197news252Canada ends scoring drought at men’s World Cup but can’t hold off Croatia
196189news253Canada beats Australia to claim its first Davis Cup tennis championship
196193news254Update: Highway 5 re-opens after being closed most of the day
196191news255Indo-Pacific strategy launch boosts military spending and visa processing in region
196187news256Alphonso Davies scores Canadian men’s first-ever World Cup goal
196185news257Justin Trudeau talks allyship during appearance on ‘Canada’s Drag Race’ spinoff
196183news258‘It still hurts:’ Families hope for new homes after mass stabbing in Saskatchewan
196181news259Canada’s top 5 federal contaminated sites to cost taxpayers billions to clean up
196179news260‘This is just the beginning’: Canadian bobsledders confident heading into season
196177news261Doctors urge parents to get routine vaccines for kids following pandemic disruptions
196175news262Giant trees still fall amid old-growth funding lag for B.C. First Nations
196157news263Minister of mental health and addictions among participants at Walk With Me event
196135news2644.8-magnitude earthquake hits close to Tofino, felt as far as Courtenay
196131news265Blood spatter analyst explains where Metchosin man was struck in his home
196129news266Homicide investigation underway in Maple Ridge
196127news267Premier announces about-turn on B.C. autism funding cuts
196125news268Police watchdog clears B.C. RCMP officer in shooting death of Indigenous man
196123news269B.C. forecasts surplus of $5.7 billion, but ‘shock rebound’ may not last: minister
196121news270Snowfall warnings, storm watches issued for southern B.C.
196119news271Saving lives from B.C.’s overdose crisis, one bathroom at a time
196117news272‘Witnesses to history’: University makes 3D virtual replicas of residential schools
196111news273Federal government to extend EI sickness benefits from 15 to 26 weeks
196109news2741M units of imported kids’ pain meds now hitting pharmacy shelves as flu rates spike
196107news275Pair of women jump into lake to escape cougar in Okanagan
196105news276Plan to keep RCMP in Surrey, if approved Dec. 12, will go to solicitor general Dec. 15
196027news277B.C. man has successful kidney transplant surgery
196102news278Crews find wreckage of fatal B.C. plane crash, TSB team deployed to site
196100news279UPDATE: Person who was stabbed in Nanaimo yesterday is the one facing charges
196094news280Machinery on the move: Malahat lane closures in effect Tuesday night
196090news281Vancouver Island antique shop robbed of at least $100K in gold and silver
196088news282Watchdog absolves police after Island man fatally shoots himself with a crossbow
196086news283Driver bails out of runaway motorhome on Nanaimo’s waterfront
196082news284VIDEO: Voyageur canoes used in Canada’s centennial destroyed in Island fire
196133news285Holocaust survivor’s recipe for orange cake in high demand in Chilliwack and beyond
196080news286Coquihalla and Okanagan Connector on winter storm watch
196075news287Yes, no, maybe-so: Canadians don’t understand consent, new study reveals
196073news288Trudeau says ‘Freedom Convoy’ reminded him of anger during 2021 election campaign
196064news289B.C. nurses rally to demand action with health-care system ‘in a state of crisis’
196096news290Licence renewals for dogs, businesses in Parksville due by Jan. 31, 2023
196060news291Emergency crews respond to semi-truck rollover near Parksville weigh scale
196058news292Jury sees items from scene of Metchosin homicide, others found with escaped inmates
196055news293Man sentenced for bow-and-arrow killing in Surrey, sexual assault in Nanaimo
196053news294B.C. has plan to cancel surgeries to make room for flu cases in overcrowded hospitals
196051news295Suicide of Vancouver police officer will be subject of coroner’s inquest
196037news296Union of BC Indian Chiefs want more federal action on fish farm closure
196035news297Highway 14 reopened after head-on crash between Langford and Sooke
196033news298UBCIC, BCAFN call on VPD to release video of officers mocking sexual harassment
196031news299Young patients flood Surrey’s pediatric emergency room as region’s ERs overflow
196029news300Parksville senior found guilty of possession of child pornography
196025news301Did you feel the early morning earthquake off Vancouver Island?
196023news302Man sentenced to three years for brutal baseball bat attack on Victoria street
196017news303Firearms bill unfairly targets hunters: B.C. Wildlife Federation
196019news304UBC Okanagan working with Lululemon to create next-generation fabric
196015news305RCMP looking for 4 men who fired rifle, set trailer on fire near Nelson
196011news306School shooting threat in Williams Lake deemed a prank
196013news307Canadian pediatricians ditch toddler screen time limits in new guidance
196009news308Climate Changed: Adaptation strategy commits funds to fight heat, floods, fires
196005news309Ambassador Bridge blockade escalated economic threat from ‘Freedom Convoy’: Deputy PM
196000news310Man stabbed at strip mall in Nanaimo
195998news3113 people arrested following pickup chase on Coquihalla
195996news312Allegedly impaired driver found passed out with baby in vehicle in Nanaimo
195994news3137 Breakout Festival riot suspects identified, more sought: Vancouver police
195992news3143 people missing after float plane crash off northern Vancouver Island
195986news315Surrey cop accused of abusing position to meet women facing new sexual assault charge
195984news316BC Children’s Hospital triages patients from E/R due to respiratory illness spike
195982news317B.C. study finds low but increased risk of myocarditis after 2nd Moderna COVID shot
195978news318Nelson’s Blaine Cook helped build Twitter – and he has a few ideas on what should come next
195974news319Police did not entrap men in child sex cases, Supreme Court of Canada rules
195959news320B.C. teacher reprimanded for Grade 2 exercise on segregation that left child in tears
195970news321PODCAST: Parksville Fire Chief Marc Norris discusses blaze that razed 6 city businesses
195968news322Parksville council hears concerns about state of city’s water supply
197068business1Microsoft strikes 10-year deal with Nintendo on Call of Duty
196940business2Execs from grocery giants push back against inflation profiteering claims
196936business3Global survey: workplace violence, harassment is widespread
196883business4Canfor temporarily reducing Canadian production due to weak market conditions
196741business5B.C. chefs host free online cook-along with White Spot
196662business6Tesla delivers electric semis to PepsiCo at Nevada factory
196487business7Western Forest Products to temporarily reduce lumber production levels in December
196424business8Bank of Canada lost $522 million in third quarter, marking first loss in its history
196321business9Opposition, experts praise new Indo-Pacific strategy but want implementation plan
196113business10A muted Black Friday for Canadians amid inflation, online shopping and longer deals
196070business11B.C.’s strong economy, inflation concerns part of fiscal picture, minister says
196068business12Ottawa, air sector discuss industry concerns ahead of winter travel season
196049business13Shoppers hunt for deals but inflation makes bargains elusive
196007business14Inflation relief measures should be well-targeted and temporary, says Macklem
197108sports1Pettersson nets OT winner for 2nd straight game as Canucks edge San Jose Sharks 6-5
197099sports3Blind B.C. basketball coach gives inspirational talk before exhibition game
197008sports4Countdown to Kickoff: Matheson outlines plans for new pro women’s soccer league
196997sports5Record-breaking slugger Aaron Judge, Yankees reach $360M, 9-year deal
196988sports6Family comes first for retiring B.C. Lions receiver Bryan Burnham
196969sports7Patrick Chan performing in Victoria with Stars on Ice
196947sports8THE MOJ: Why the floundering Canucks really need to consider breakfast
195972sports9PODCAST: How long will Bruce Boudreau remain head coach of the Vancouver Canucks?
196885sports10Vancouver, Calgary first teams announced in new women’s pro soccer league
196873sports11Pettersson nets OT winner as Canucks rally for wild 7-6 victory over Canadiens
196849sports124 B.C. hockey players have shot at making Canada’s World Juniors team roster
196800sports13PODCAST: Goalie Devan Dubnyk reflects on stellar NHL career
196771sports14Oceanside Generals cruise to 4-1 VIJHL win over Peninsula Panthers
196758sports15Horvat scores OT winner, Canucks earn 3-2 victory over Arizona Coyotes
196761sports16Ballenas Whalers junior girls finish 9th at provincial volleyball championships
196752sports17Qualicum Beach artistic swimming club starts AquaGo program
196686sports18THE MOJ: Colts among the team’s eyeing Lions Rourke south of the border
196675sports19Hockey Canada recorded more than 900 reports of on-ice discrimination last season
196650sports20Bennett scores 2, Panthers end skid with 5-1 win over Vancouver Canucks
196647sports21Vancouver Canucks honour newly minted Hall of Famers Luongo, Sedins
196637sports22Ballenas Whalers head coach Jeremy Conn takes a break from football
196575sports23Canada exits World Cup on third straight loss as Morocco profits from poor defending
196561sports24Gaylord Perry, two-time baseball Cy Young winner, dies at 84
196555sports25Hall of Fame goalie Roberto Luongo honoured to be recognized by Vancouver Canucks
196553sports26PODCAST: What does the NFL future look like for Russell Wilson, Aaron Rodgers?
196470sports27Cristall wins the battle, Bedard wins the war as Kelowna Rockets fall in front of sold-out crowd
196457sports28Having scored at the World Cup, Canadian men now look to get one final result
196435sports29Ovechkin scores 2, makes history as Capitals down Vancouver Canucks 5-1
196403sports30Search moving in right direction for new Western Speedway location
196390sports31THE MOJ: Continued surprises are what makes the NFL must-watch sports
196382sports32Analysis: As Qatar World Cup unfolds, planet keeps spinning
196333sports33Top hockey prospects, best friends Bedard and Cristall set to battle it out in Kelowna
196311sports34NHL’s next big thing shows Victoria what hockey royalty looks like
196309sports35Veteran Island soccer coach expects men’s World Cup run to make impact like women’s did
196290sports36Sports announced for Abbotsford 55-Plus BC Games
196282sports37Fired Vancouver Canucks analyst files human rights complaint against team
196222sports38Andrei Kuzmenko scores in OT, Vancouver Canucks beat Sharks 4-3
196218sports39Oceanside Generals split pair of weekend VIJHL contests
196227sports40PODCAST: B.C. Lions quarterback Nathan Rourke wins CFL’s Outstanding Canadian award
196211sports41Canada fans proud after ‘heritage moment’ first goal, despite ousting from tournament
196197sports42Canada ends scoring drought at men’s World Cup but can’t hold off Croatia
196189sports43Canada beats Australia to claim its first Davis Cup tennis championship
196187sports44Alphonso Davies scores Canadian men’s first-ever World Cup goal
196179sports45‘This is just the beginning’: Canadian bobsledders confident heading into season
196161sports46Vancouver Canucks hand Vegas second straight home loss with 5-1 win
196137sports47PHOTOS: Acclaimed hockey prospect Connor Bedard arrives in Langley
196098sports48THE MOJ: Rocketing into orbit with a B.C. hockey success story
196072sports49Croatian Canadians set to cheer on favourites as Canada plays Croatia at World Cup
196045sports50LGBTQ and other rights issues at World Cup a ‘huge blemish’ on FIFA: Hall of Famer
196039sports51NHL’s hottest prospect visits B.C. ahead of Giants vs Regina Pats game
196002sports52Hall of Fame defenceman Borje Salming dead at 71 after battle with ALS
196153sports53Kwalikum Kondors set for 2022-23 high school boys hoop season
197004life6The future is modular
196447life7Life, style etc.
196235life8Working it
196066life9Good food, good wine and good company
195618life10Secrets and lives with Steve Stalenhoef
195424life11Rising to the challenge
195205life12The bride reimagined
196539opinion1POLL: Do you believe Qualicum Beach needs a new skatepark?
195964opinion2POLL: Do you believe B.C. should reinstitute an indoor mask mandate?
197064home3Bowser gas station destroyed by massive late-night blaze
197055home4Vancouver Island women push to end court-ordered silence of sexual assault victims
197019home5Jona Kristinsson to play non-traditional Christmas classics at Knox United Church Dec. 9
196993home6Benchmark price for single-family home in Parksville Qualicum Beach now at $887K
196931home7Parksville Heritage Museum Church hosting Christmas concert Dec. 17
196875home8Care for grandfather inspires Coombs woman to pen novel chronicling last months of his life
196862home9Parksville council votes to renew fire services agreement
196828home106 fire departments respond after motorhome, motel unit catch fire in Dashwood
196798home11Crime report: $100K worth of restaurant equipment reported stolen from trailer near Bowser
196796home12Oceanside Roots/Folk Club Christmas concert set for Dec. 9
196771home13Oceanside Generals cruise to 4-1 VIJHL win over Peninsula Panthers
196769home14SD69 backpack program receives $12,500 donation from Parksville Rotary Club
196761home15Ballenas Whalers junior girls finish 9th at provincial volleyball championships
196763home16Christmas Blues show will play Knox United Church on Dec. 11
196754home174 new exhibits debut in December at the MAC in Parksville
196750home18Parksville Gathering Place project gets financial boost
196748home19Residents can learn about annual Regional District of Nanaimo budgeting process
196708home202 people suffer minor injuries in Nanoose Bay rollover crash
196694home212 Christmas craft fairs planned at Errington War Memorial Hall
196652home22Qualicum Beach to consider making skateboarding park upgrade a strategic priority
196654home23Rent bank program requests funding from City of Parksville
196643home24Qualicum Beach society targets works yard lot for community cinema project
196645home25Another snowfall warning issued for most of Vancouver Island
196637home26Ballenas Whalers head coach Jeremy Conn takes a break from football
196579home27Ukrainian newcomers find support from Parksville Qualicum Beach community
196639home28Alleged drug traffickers on Vancouver Island with Hells Angels ties face ‘serious charges’
196547home29Parksville Qualicum Beach residents invited to provide input on funding formula for Ravensong pool
196549home30Ocean Place in Parksville unable to admit extra residents during cold snap
196531home31UPDATE: Community rallies behind 14th Annual Tigh-Na-Mara Toy Drive
196539home32POLL: Do you believe Qualicum Beach needs a new skatepark?
196478home33Pedestrian critically injured after being struck by vehicle on Highway 19A
196472home34Arrowsmith Search and Rescue fundraising to replace 1 of 2 initial response vehicles
196439home35Regional District of Nanaimo to look at regulating ownership of exotic animals
196441home36Parksville council to discuss amendments to 5-year financial plan
196437home37Survey asks Parksville residents for election feedback
196551home38Artist to give free talk at TOSH in Qualicum Beach Dec. 6
196426home39Parksville Qualicum Beach officials detail plan for dealing with snow, icy conditions
196348home40Skaters, parents, community members advocate for new Qualicum Beach skatepark
196351home41Shift into winter: Snow, wind warnings issued for most of Vancouver Island
196271home42Christmas play announced by ECHO Players in Qualicum Beach
196315home43$5M in funding for rural high-speed internet access announced in Parksville
196225home44Crime report: Thieves break into Parksville home, steal booze and raid fridge
196331home45No Salvation Army Kettles in BC Liquor stores this holiday season
196220home46$25K donation made to St. Andrews Lodge Historical and Cultural Society
196218home47Oceanside Generals split pair of weekend VIJHL contests
196205home48One person dies in Highway 19A crash near Qualicum Bay
196213home49Special weather statement in effect with snow expected on the Island this week
196195home50John Reischman and the Jaybirds return to Errington Hall Dec. 2
196216home51Qualicum Beach mayor lines up priorities during his term
196168home52Red Cod Forge gallery show and open house returns to Nanoose Bay
196166home53A Cappella Plus choir to perform in Parksville Dec. 4
196155home54Comedy tour making stops in Parksville, Qualicum Bay
196153home55Kwalikum Kondors set for 2022-23 high school boys hoop season
196096home56Licence renewals for dogs, businesses in Parksville due by Jan. 31, 2023
196062home57Parksville ‘Rock the Park’ Music Festival announces preliminary lineup
196060home58Emergency crews respond to semi-truck rollover near Parksville weigh scale
196029home59Parksville senior found guilty of possession of child pornography
195970home60PODCAST: Parksville Fire Chief Marc Norris discusses blaze that razed 6 city businesses
195968home61Parksville council hears concerns about state of city’s water supply
195964home62POLL: Do you believe B.C. should reinstitute an indoor mask mandate?
195966home63Milner Christmas Magic returns to Qualicum Beach Dec. 2
197108home21Pettersson nets OT winner for 2nd straight game as Canucks edge San Jose Sharks 6-5
196995home23PODCAST: Skull Skates is Canada’s oldest skateboard company
197101home24UPDATE: Missing Port Alberni teenager has been found
197104home25Who should be teaching kids what not to do on social media? Coaches, teachers, parents
197099home26Blind B.C. basketball coach gives inspirational talk before exhibition game
197090home27PHOTOS: Northern B.C. fashion show brings Nisga’a talent into the light
197085home28Hells Angels member, 6 others charged in BC-wide drug trafficking bust
197088home29Trudeau says 120 countries are ready to agree to 30 by 30 framework at COP15
197083home210Tens of thousands of families have applied for federal child dental benefit: Gould
197081home211Co-buying a house: How platonic partners make it work
197079home212Renting increased by three times the rate of home ownership in last decade: RBC
197074home213Former Kelowna Mayor Colin Basran charged with sexual assault
197072home214Kamloops mayor recuses himself from entire council meeting citing conflict of interest
197060home215Woman being sued by Surrey Animal Hospital for ‘defamation’ on TikTok responds
197053home216Langley MLA joins cabinet, oversees workforce development
197047home217B.C. finance minister replaced in Premier David Eby’s cabinet shuffle
197051home218Mint issues black-ringed toonie in memory of Queen Elizabeth II
197041home219Bank of Canada hikes key rate by half percentage point, signals possible pause
197049home220China eases anti-COVID measures following protests
197039home221Putin denies Western accusations of nuclear sabre-rattling
197032home222Modern DNA technology leads to arrest in 1980 Florida homicide of B.C. woman
197030home223Environmental alliance calls for end to fracking as Eby swears in new cabinet
197023home224Upgrades at Molson Coors brewery in Chilliwack will take customers beyond the beer aisle
197021home225Mount Washington set to open this week; limited water supply a concern
197017home226Vancouver Island police struggling to identify Victoria fire victim, ask for tips
197015home227‘Devastating’: Vancouver Island driver faces sentencing in 2018 roadside death
197013home228Majority of Canadian youth witness racism and sexism online: report
197010home229B.C. teacher who showed R-rated film to Grade 2s suspended 1 day
197006home230Zelenskyy and ‘spirit of Ukraine’ named Time person of year
197002home231Kamloops company slays industry giants to win acoustic guitar of the year
197000home232Nature ‘under attack’ says Trudeau as UN biodiversity conference opens in Montreal
196997home233Record-breaking slugger Aaron Judge, Yankees reach $360M, 9-year deal
196990home234Trump Organization convicted in executive tax dodge scheme
196986home235Instead of a teddy bear toss, 2 B.C. hockey teams are asking fans to throw ‘warmth items’ for the homeless
196877home236PODCAST: Finding the right builder for you and your project
196983home237Eby’s new B.C. cabinet builds speculation about early election call, says expert
196981home238B.C. health-care workers facing an epidemic of violence
196979home239Environment Canada warns of heavy snow in eastern, central B.C.
196977home240B.C. court rules forestry company must pay $343,000 cost of 2016 wildfire suppression
196975home241Mom convicted of assaulting child with broomsticks, knives has bail revoked pending appeal
196973home242$60K fine for B.C. woman who fed bears was too hefty, appeal court rules
196971home243RCMP not responsible for man’s death outside Lake Cowichan, IIO probe determines
196969home244Patrick Chan performing in Victoria with Stars on Ice
196967home245Woman arrested after VicPD say she obstructed paramedics working to save a life
196965home246Three stand-up comedians cruise through Vancouver Island as part of Big Beast tour
196962home247Review: Outstanding Scrooge anchors ‘Tiny Christmas Carol’ in Chemainus
196959home248Two builders fined $6K for contempt after city alleges illegal renovations
196951home249LEGO-loving B.C. siblings build up to American reality-TV show’s final rounds, eye $100K prize
196949home250B.C. doctors ratify new agreement that includes pay increase, more rural funding
196947home251THE MOJ: Why the floundering Canucks really need to consider breakfast
196945home252Resort featuring Canada’s largest natural hot springs pool – here in B.C. – up for sale
196940home253Execs from grocery giants push back against inflation profiteering claims
196938home254COVID-19 benefits helped economy rebound, but post-payment verification lacking: AG
196928home2552,400 pills found in crowded home during Vernon drug bust
196926home256Habs’ Price apologizes for timing of pro-gun post, honours 1989 massacre victims
196920home257Lake Country RCMP investigating antifreeze dog poisonings
196918home258Dumped boat makes waves in Okanagan
196912home259Mapping where overdoses are more likely to kill in B.C.
196906home260Pierre Poilievre pumps natural gas during northwest B.C. tour
196901home2614.6-magnitude earthquake hits off west coast of Vancouver Island
196897home262More ‘mega’ Christmas displays expected this year despite cost concerns: BC Hydro
196893home263Live hand grenade turned into Grand Forks RCMP
196899home264Civil rights group says China has at least one secret police station in Vancouver
196895home265B.C. mayor calls for review of snow alerts after Lower Mainland snowfall ‘failure’
196891home266B.C.’s Julia Levy is Canada’s first trans woman Rhodes Scholar
196887home267Most unused COVID-19 vaccines will expire at the end of the year: auditor general
196885home268Vancouver, Calgary first teams announced in new women’s pro soccer league
196883home269Canfor temporarily reducing Canadian production due to weak market conditions
196881home270Events planned to honour victims of Ecole Polytechnique shooting on 33rd anniversary
196879home271High-end sewing machines stolen from Kelowna business
196873home272Pettersson nets OT winner as Canucks rally for wild 7-6 victory over Canadiens
196871home273Kirstie Alley, Emmy-winning ‘Cheers’ star, dies at age 71
196864home274Stabbing leaves 1 dead, several injured in Port Alberni
196859home275It’s beginning to look a lot more expensive for a Christmas tree this year
196857home276Costs of new Cowichan hospital increase to $1.45 billion
196800home277PODCAST: Goalie Devan Dubnyk reflects on stellar NHL career
196866home278Kettle campaign bell ringers now allowed in front of liquor stores across B.C.
196855home279Victoria, Kelowna top the country in percentage of people cycling to work
196851home280Island’s November rainfall a drop in the bucket, but snowfall amount way up
196849home2814 B.C. hockey players have shot at making Canada’s World Juniors team roster
196845home282B.C. hospital visits up about 200 cases a day amid influenza surge
196847home283Trudeau urges vaccinations amid a rise in kids’ illnesses clogging hospital ERs
196843home284B.C. property assessments higher, but market has changed: assessor
196841home285Military officer Dany Fortin acquitted on 1988 sexual assault charge
196839home286Snow, rain, freezing rain expected on south B.C. coast; extreme cold in northwest
196837home287Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2022
196835home288Oxford Dictionaries names ‘goblin mode’ its word of the year
196832home289UN summit: Don’t repeat mistakes on nature, scientists warn
196826home290Man allegedly budges in line at a B.C. supermarket, punches man after confrontation
196823home291First Nation pickets continue to block construction of new B.C. hospital
196816home292The new faces of B.C.’s labour movement
196814home293Inside the unionization battle at SFU and UBC
196812home294Canadian families will pay $1,065 more for groceries in 2023, report says
196810home295Most B.C. residents under 60 have been infected with COVID-19 or vaccinated: study
196808home296‘Road Trippin’: Red Hot Chili Peppers kick off 2023 world tour in Vancouver
196794home297Bob McGrath, beloved ‘Sesame Street’ legend, dies at age 90
196792home298Food delivery robots hit Canadian sidewalks, but many challenges delay mass adoption
196790home299Veterans’ cases raise fresh concerns about expanding assisted dying law
196788home2100Chinese immigration to Canada record high from 2015, as some flee zero-COVID strategy
196784home2101Arctic chill over north and central coasts of B.C.: Environment Canada
196782home2102Slain RCMP Const. Yang cleared of wrongdoing in shooting: B.C. police watchdog
196780home2103Turkey shortage ahead of Christmas fuelled by avian flu: BC Poultry Association
196775home2104Canadiens goalie Carey Price takes a stand against federal firearms Bill C-21
196553home2105PODCAST: What does the NFL future look like for Russell Wilson, Aaron Rodgers?
196820home2106Asking long-term care residents their views
196758home2107Horvat scores OT winner, Canucks earn 3-2 victory over Arizona Coyotes
196765home2108QUIZ: How much do you know about toys and games?
196756home2109Grand Forks mountie faces hearing in Kelowna for allegations of violating RCMP Code of Conduct
196739home2110RCMP analyst confirms three sets of DNA found on Metchosin murder scene evidence
196737home2111B.C. COVID response praised for ‘nimbleness,’ despite lack of public trust: review
196735home2112B.C. children’s representative urges immediate help for children with special needs
196733home2113Trudeau, Eby talk housing , child care, overdose crisis and more during first meeting
196727home2114Fraser Valley man ordered to stop smoking cannabis from his strata property patio
196731home2115Emergencies Act hearings end with final words on transparency, accountability
196729home2116B.C. to benefit as Parkland doubles western Canada EV charging network
196723home2117Anchor issue causing BC Ferries delays between Swartz Bay and Tsawwassen
196720home2118B.C. TikTok creator goes viral pushing back against bullies online
196718home2119BC MP raises questions about busted weather stations in wake of deadly floatplane crash
196716home2120Port Alberni’s shelter is ‘out of control’, neighbours say
196714home2121Construction starts on B.C.’s $27 million National Centre for Indigenous Laws
196712home2122Malahat SkyWalk bringing the Holiday Magic to the holiday season
196704home2123More than 40 artists to participate in Nanaimo Art Walk this weekend
196701home2124One of B.C.’s most-wanted car thieves sentenced for crimes in Abbotsford, Chilliwack and Surrey
196710home2125B.C. company shovels driveways to collect donations for 4-year-old cancer victim
196698home2126University of Victoria shooting threat found on bathroom wall sparks evacuation
196692home2127B.C. boy needing heart surgery waits, and waits some more
196690home2128Arctic chill over much of B.C., snowy wallop for Vancouver Island: Environment Canada
196688home2129Four years after Meng Wanzhou’s arrest, U.S. moves to drop remaining indictment
196686home2130THE MOJ: Colts among the team’s eyeing Lions Rourke south of the border
196679home2131Picket line stops work at new Duncan hospital in dispute over union requirements
196677home2132Man sheltering in West Kelowna dumpster nearly crushed in garbage truck
196675home2133Hockey Canada recorded more than 900 reports of on-ice discrimination last season
196673home2134National security officials planning for 2023 ‘Freedom Convoy’ reboot: adviser to PM
196670home2135B.C. Nisga’a totem on display at Scotland museum since 1930 is heading home
196666home2136Canada should pause MAID for people with mental disorders: psychiatrists
196664home2137Feds won’t help provinces for disaster compensation if housing built in flood areas
196660home2138Progress being made in fight to save North Atlantic right whale from extinction
196658home2139Drug slows Alzheimer’s but can it make a real difference?
196650home2140Bennett scores 2, Panthers end skid with 5-1 win over Vancouver Canucks
196631home2141B.C. medical services agency files court injunction against Telus LifePlus program
196563home2142UPDATED: Extreme cold warning issued for B.C.’s Chilcotin as temperatures plunge to nearly -40C
196641home2143‘Reasonable grounds’ to consider charges in fatal B.C. police shooting: watchdog
196555home2144Hall of Fame goalie Roberto Luongo honoured to be recognized by Vancouver Canucks
196635home2145Island-born Snowbirds pilot saying goodbye to the team in style
196633home2146Cormorant Island health-care crisis continues on, with no end in sight
196628home2147Island churchgoers given hundreds of pounds of flour, decide to bake 1,300 cookies
196625home2148Know someone deserves a car? Convince this Island charity and they might get one
196615home2149Ah, shucks! Tofino crowns inaugural oyster shucking champion
196609home2150B.C. man designs ‘turtlepods’ - mobile personal shelter prototypes to assist the unhoused
196607home2151Salvation Army not allowed in front of BC Liquor stores this Christmas
196602home2152“Imperfect but reasonable”: Judge finds Kelowna constable not guilty of assault
196595home2153‘It was transformative’: Nelson residents reflect on attending COP27
196593home2154Parti Québécois barred from Quebec legislature after refusing to take oath to King
196604home2155Crunch time: The baguette gets UN world heritage status
196591home2156Nunavut reaches $10-a-day average for child care, years ahead of Canada-wide goal
196587home2157UK royals arrive in Boston to showcase youthful monarchy
196575home2158Canada exits World Cup on third straight loss as Morocco profits from poor defending
196573home2159B.C. police officer quits task force over concerns about RCMP tactics at Fairy Creek
196571home2160B.C. school district troubled by vaping students
196568home2161B.C. documentary series explores couple’s journey to decolonize wellness
196565home2162Help Fill A Dream sends Vancouver Island youngster and family to Disney World
196559home2163B.C. teachers strongly approve three-year contract with pay boost, added benefits
196557home2165HIV activists hope World AIDS Day marks an end to backsliding on infections, stigma
196443home2166PODCAST: Poilievre talks pipelines, LNG and more in one-on-one interview with Black Press Media
196527home216712-hour commute during snow storm a chaotic ‘nightmare’ in B.C.’s Lower Mainland
196523home2168Educated immigrants face underemployment as Canada leads G7 in educated workforce
196521home2169Ottawa to spend $1.2 million to replace and repair homes after mass stabbing
196517home2170Gun group says firearms ban driven by ideology as government stresses public safety
196513home21716 B.C. men charged with trafficking drugs through Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside
196525home2172Court hears of off-duty officer’s encounter with Metchosin inmates, and their arrest
196508home2173IIO investigating after RCMP find man dead following police search for robbery suspect near Lake Cowichan
196506home2174Catalytic converter theft ends with foot chase for police through B.C. park
196504home2175Watch for ice as temperatures plunge across Vancouver Island
196500home2176DFO inadequately rebuilding B.C. salmon stocks: Audit
196498home2177Snowstorm halts mail delivery in some B.C. cities as Canada Post issues red, yellow alerts
196495home2178Fleetwood Mac singer-songwriter Christine McVie dead at 79
196493home2179Largest recorded Alberta earthquake probably natural, scientist says
196491home2180Bathroom door gun threat sends Greater Victoria high school students home
196489home2181New census data shows how commuting dropped during pandemic, labour force aging
196482home2182Family shares grief after son dies from toxic drug poisoning on small town B.C. streets
196480home2183After cancelled B.C. Ferry leaves people stranded, Haida Gwaii residents want answers
196476home2184Christmas Day heist in Langley netted almost $500,000, court filing reveals
196474home2185Vancouver Island emerges from first snowfall of the season
196470home2186Cristall wins the battle, Bedard wins the war as Kelowna Rockets fall in front of sold-out crowd
196467home2187179 people died from B.C.’s poisoned drug supply in October
196465home2188$1M winning Lotto Max ticket purchased on Vancouver Island
196461home2189Blake Shelton coming to Vancouver Island as Sunfest headliner
196455home2190Victoria beats Vancouver, Kelowna surprisingly low in city environmental ranking
196453home2191Thousands of plants, animals at risk of extinction in Canada: wild species report
196451home2192Traffic mayhem, power outages, plane off taxiway as snow hits B.C. south coast
196449home2193Former Alberta premier Jason Kenney resigns legislature seat
196433home2194Nanaimo man shot and killed by police after allegedly car-jacking semi truck in Washington state
196435home2195Ovechkin scores 2, makes history as Capitals down Vancouver Canucks 5-1
196349home2196PODCAST: HAVAN offers sound homebuilding and renovation advice
196445home2197Princeton man charged after not drinking and driving
196428home2198Dutch man who harassed B.C. teenager Amanda Todd returned to the Netherlands
196424home2199Bank of Canada lost $522 million in third quarter, marking first loss in its history
196422home2200Social media tools were key to ‘Freedom Convoy’ protest, expert tells inquiry
196420home2201‘Ottawa is not our ruler’: Alberta government introduces sovereignty bill
196414home2202Metchosin murder trial continues without one of the escaped inmates
196410home2203Vancouver Island dog professionals team up to help dogs flee Ukraine war
196408home2204Okanagan man who shot at girlfriend to spend even longer in jail
196406home2205Future uncertain as Island’s Capital City Comic Con on hiatus for 2023
196403home2206Search moving in right direction for new Western Speedway location
196401home2207Off-duty RCMP officer catches suspect siphoning gas from non-profit Nanaimo daycare
196396home2208B.C. private school counsellor banned for life following child porn sentence
196394home2209BC Ferries cancels sailings between Vancouver Island, mainland
196398home2210Renowned Salmon Arm wildlife artist puts her stamp on prestigious contest
196392home2211Feline fine after fur-raising ride on Vernon fire truck
196390home2212THE MOJ: Continued surprises are what makes the NFL must-watch sports
196388home2213Penticton nurse barred from job for 5 years after sexual assault conviction
196386home2214Storm brings arctic chill, heavy snow and punishing winds to parts of coastal B.C.
196384home2215Canadian agriculture groups hope new Indo-Pacific strategy leads to trade deals
196382home2216Analysis: As Qatar World Cup unfolds, planet keeps spinning
196378home2217China sends students home, police patrol to curb protests
196376home2218Coast Salish lawyer Doug White joining B.C. premier’s office to speed reconciliation
196374home2219Oil slick spotted at controversial Vancouver Island shipbreaking dock
196372home2220Shuswap Santa puts his Facebook hacker on the naughty list
196370home2221Dog that was dragged behind pickup receiving care from B.C. SPCA
196368home2222STORM WATCH: 20-35 cm of snow expected on major B.C. Interior highways
196366home2223Front-loaded, cold and snowy winter ahead, Weather Network forecast suggests
196364home2224Hot hits of 2022: Apple Music unveils its most listened-to songs of the past year
196362home2225New stats suggest Canadians already kicking some plastic habits as national ban looms
196360home2226‘Horrific attack’: Trudeau visits Saskatchewan First Nation rocked by mass killing
196339home2227Claims Surrey RCMP not locally accountable are ‘unfounded’ and ‘laughable,’ Edwards tells council
196227home2228PODCAST: B.C. Lions quarterback Nathan Rourke wins CFL’s Outstanding Canadian award
196337home2229One person hurt in head-on crash on the highway in Nanaimo
196335home2230Talks ongoing about national park in South Okanagan Similkameen
196333home2231Top hockey prospects, best friends Bedard and Cristall set to battle it out in Kelowna
196329home2232Santa’s back in town with inflation, inclusion on his mind
196327home2233Conservatives are ‘fearmongering’ over assault-style gun ban: public safety minister
196325home2234Pence calls on Trump to apologize for dinner with antisemite
196323home2235Emergencies Act inquiry studies fundamental rights and freedoms at stake in protests
196313home2236Surge in B.C. bird flu in commercial flocks raises questions about Christmas turkey supply
196311home2237NHL’s next big thing shows Victoria what hockey royalty looks like
196309home2238Veteran Island soccer coach expects men’s World Cup run to make impact like women’s did
196304home2239A Tiny Christmas Carol challenges expectations at the Chemainus Theatre
196302home2240Promised new SFU Surrey medical school to be ready by 2026, B.C. announces
196300home2241Mother of Cree teen who died in B.C. group home testifies at coroners’ inquest
196296home2242First-degree murder charge laid in 2018 B.C. cold case
196294home2243Deer wandering with arrow in side euthanized in Quesnel, sparking warning to hunters
196292home2244Buffalo gunman pleads guilty in racist supermarket massacre
196290home2245Sports announced for Abbotsford 55-Plus BC Games
196288home2246Feds must deliver ‘concrete actions’ to fix emergency response on First Nations: AG
196286home2247Joly seeks reprimand of Russian ambassador as embassy tweets against LGBTQ community
196282home2248Fired Vancouver Canucks analyst files human rights complaint against team
196276home2249VIDEO: Abbotsford cop filmed punching man twice during arrest after The Offspring concert
196273home2250Human Rights Commissioner calls for an end to police officer program in B.C. schools
196268home2251Hawaii’s Mauna Loa starts to erupt, sending ash nearby
196265home2252Trudeau visits First Nation in Saskatchewan rocked by stabbings that killed 11
196262home2253B.C. man with fractured spine warns of dangers in hanging holiday lights
196260home2254Sea lice numbers not necessarily influenced by salmon farms: industry studies
196258home2255BC Aviation Museum seeking donations for new floatplane exhibit
196256home2256$500,000 winning lottery ticket sold on Vancouver Island
196254home2257Age-progression sketch of missing Emma Fillipoff released ahead of 10-year anniversary
196250home2258Province promises Tofino-Ucluelet highway will open to two-way traffic in early 2023
196247home2259‘Gaslighting’ is Merriam-Webster’s word of the year for 2022
196245home2260Aid group with Canadian funding leads mission to deliver medical supplies in Ukraine
196243home2261Emergencies Act inquiry studies fundamental rights and freedoms at stake in protests
196241home2262Winter weather expected to strike southwestern B.C. this week
196237home2263Coroner’s inquest starts into death of Cree teen who died in B.C. group home
196233home2264A fast track to addiction treatment is coming to Vancouver’s downtown hospital
196222home2265Andrei Kuzmenko scores in OT, Vancouver Canucks beat Sharks 4-3
196211home2266Canada fans proud after ‘heritage moment’ first goal, despite ousting from tournament
195972home2267PODCAST: How long will Bruce Boudreau remain head coach of the Vancouver Canucks?
196209home2268Why anti-poverty researchers bristle at holiday appeals for food bank donations
196207home2269B.C. opens doors to more internationally-trained doctors with new changes
196201home2270Mission accomplished: UVic satellite reaches International Space Station
196197home2271Canada ends scoring drought at men’s World Cup but can’t hold off Croatia
196189home2272Canada beats Australia to claim its first Davis Cup tennis championship
196193home2273Update: Highway 5 re-opens after being closed most of the day
196191home2274Indo-Pacific strategy launch boosts military spending and visa processing in region
196187home2275Alphonso Davies scores Canadian men’s first-ever World Cup goal
196185home2276Justin Trudeau talks allyship during appearance on ‘Canada’s Drag Race’ spinoff
196183home2277‘It still hurts:’ Families hope for new homes after mass stabbing in Saskatchewan
196181home2278Canada’s top 5 federal contaminated sites to cost taxpayers billions to clean up
196179home2279‘This is just the beginning’: Canadian bobsledders confident heading into season
196177home2280Doctors urge parents to get routine vaccines for kids following pandemic disruptions
196175home2281Giant trees still fall amid old-growth funding lag for B.C. First Nations
196164home2282‘Fame’ and ‘Flashdance’ singer-actor Irene Cara dies at 63
196161home2283Vancouver Canucks hand Vegas second straight home loss with 5-1 win
196157home2284Minister of mental health and addictions among participants at Walk With Me event
196137home2285PHOTOS: Acclaimed hockey prospect Connor Bedard arrives in Langley
196135home22864.8-magnitude earthquake hits close to Tofino, felt as far as Courtenay
196131home2287Blood spatter analyst explains where Metchosin man was struck in his home
196129home2288Homicide investigation underway in Maple Ridge
196127home2289Premier announces about-turn on B.C. autism funding cuts
196125home2290Police watchdog clears B.C. RCMP officer in shooting death of Indigenous man
196123home2291B.C. forecasts surplus of $5.7 billion, but ‘shock rebound’ may not last: minister
196121home2292Snowfall warnings, storm watches issued for southern B.C.
196073home2293Trudeau says ‘Freedom Convoy’ reminded him of anger during 2021 election campaign
196119home2294Saving lives from B.C.’s overdose crisis, one bathroom at a time
196117home2295‘Witnesses to history’: University makes 3D virtual replicas of residential schools
196113home2296A muted Black Friday for Canadians amid inflation, online shopping and longer deals
196111home2297Federal government to extend EI sickness benefits from 15 to 26 weeks
196109home22981M units of imported kids’ pain meds now hitting pharmacy shelves as flu rates spike
196107home2299Pair of women jump into lake to escape cougar in Okanagan
196105home2300Plan to keep RCMP in Surrey, if approved Dec. 12, will go to solicitor general Dec. 15
196102home2301Crews find wreckage of fatal B.C. plane crash, TSB team deployed to site
196100home2302UPDATE: Person who was stabbed in Nanaimo yesterday is the one facing charges
196098home2303THE MOJ: Rocketing into orbit with a B.C. hockey success story
196094home2304Machinery on the move: Malahat lane closures in effect Tuesday night
196090home2305Vancouver Island antique shop robbed of at least $100K in gold and silver
196088home2306Watchdog absolves police after Island man fatally shoots himself with a crossbow
196086home2307Driver bails out of runaway motorhome on Nanaimo’s waterfront
196084home2308Half of Canadians losing sleep over money woes: poll
196133home2309Holocaust survivor’s recipe for orange cake in high demand in Chilliwack and beyond
196080home2310Coquihalla and Okanagan Connector on winter storm watch
196075home2311Yes, no, maybe-so: Canadians don’t understand consent, new study reveals
196072home2312Croatian Canadians set to cheer on favourites as Canada plays Croatia at World Cup
196068home2313Ottawa, air sector discuss industry concerns ahead of winter travel season
196064home2314B.C. nurses rally to demand action with health-care system ‘in a state of crisis’
196058home2315Jury sees items from scene of Metchosin homicide, others found with escaped inmates
196055home2316Man sentenced for bow-and-arrow killing in Surrey, sexual assault in Nanaimo
196053home2317B.C. has plan to cancel surgeries to make room for flu cases in overcrowded hospitals
196051home2318Suicide of Vancouver police officer will be subject of coroner’s inquest
196039home2319NHL’s hottest prospect visits B.C. ahead of Giants vs Regina Pats game
196037home2320Union of BC Indian Chiefs want more federal action on fish farm closure
196035home2321Highway 14 reopened after head-on crash between Langford and Sooke
196033home2322UBCIC, BCAFN call on VPD to release video of officers mocking sexual harassment
196031home2323Young patients flood Surrey’s pediatric emergency room as region’s ERs overflow
196025home2324Did you feel the early morning earthquake off Vancouver Island?
196023home2325Man sentenced to three years for brutal baseball bat attack on Victoria street
196017home2326Firearms bill unfairly targets hunters: B.C. Wildlife Federation
196019home2327UBC Okanagan working with Lululemon to create next-generation fabric
196015home2328RCMP looking for 4 men who fired rifle, set trailer on fire near Nelson
196011home2329School shooting threat in Williams Lake deemed a prank
196013home2330Canadian pediatricians ditch toddler screen time limits in new guidance
196007home2331Inflation relief measures should be well-targeted and temporary, says Macklem
196009home2332Climate Changed: Adaptation strategy commits funds to fight heat, floods, fires
196005home2333Ambassador Bridge blockade escalated economic threat from ‘Freedom Convoy’: Deputy PM
196002home2334Hall of Fame defenceman Borje Salming dead at 71 after battle with ALS
196000home2335Man stabbed at strip mall in Nanaimo
195998home23363 people arrested following pickup chase on Coquihalla
196027home2337B.C. man has successful kidney transplant surgery
195996home2338Allegedly impaired driver found passed out with baby in vehicle in Nanaimo
195994home23397 Breakout Festival riot suspects identified, more sought: Vancouver police
195992home23403 people missing after float plane crash off northern Vancouver Island
195988home2341Holocaust survivor’s orange cake recipe made into cupcakes at B.C. bakery
195986home2342Surrey cop accused of abusing position to meet women facing new sexual assault charge
195984home2343BC Children’s Hospital triages patients from E/R due to respiratory illness spike
195982home2344B.C. study finds low but increased risk of myocarditis after 2nd Moderna COVID shot
195978home2345Nelson’s Blaine Cook helped build Twitter – and he has a few ideas on what should come next
195976home2346CP Holiday Train returns to the rails for the first time in three years
195974home2347Police did not entrap men in child sex cases, Supreme Court of Canada rules
195959home2348B.C. teacher reprimanded for Grade 2 exercise on segregation that left child in tears
197090entertainment1PHOTOS: Northern B.C. fashion show brings Nisga’a talent into the light
197019entertainment2Jona Kristinsson to play non-traditional Christmas classics at Knox United Church Dec. 9
196965entertainment3Three stand-up comedians cruise through Vancouver Island as part of Big Beast tour
196962entertainment4Review: Outstanding Scrooge anchors ‘Tiny Christmas Carol’ in Chemainus
196951entertainment5LEGO-loving B.C. siblings build up to American reality-TV show’s final rounds, eye $100K prize
196931entertainment6Parksville Heritage Museum Church hosting Christmas concert Dec. 17
196875entertainment7Care for grandfather inspires Coombs woman to pen novel chronicling last months of his life
196871entertainment8Kirstie Alley, Emmy-winning ‘Cheers’ star, dies at age 71
196808entertainment9‘Road Trippin’: Red Hot Chili Peppers kick off 2023 world tour in Vancouver
196794entertainment10Bob McGrath, beloved ‘Sesame Street’ legend, dies at age 90
196778entertainment11Deborah Cox, Tatiana Maslany among those honoured at Canada’s Walk of Fame
196796entertainment12Oceanside Roots/Folk Club Christmas concert set for Dec. 9
196754entertainment134 new exhibits debut in December at the MAC in Parksville
196763entertainment14Christmas Blues show will play Knox United Church on Dec. 11
196704entertainment15More than 40 artists to participate in Nanaimo Art Walk this weekend
196668entertainment16Musk says Twitter has suspended rapper Ye over swastika post
196585entertainment17Jamie Lee Curtis to receive award for overcoming ageism in entertainment
196515entertainment19Mistrial declared in actor Danny Masterson’s rape trial
196495entertainment20Fleetwood Mac singer-songwriter Christine McVie dead at 79
196461entertainment21Blake Shelton coming to Vancouver Island as Sunfest headliner
196406entertainment22Future uncertain as Island’s Capital City Comic Con on hiatus for 2023
196364entertainment23Hot hits of 2022: Apple Music unveils its most listened-to songs of the past year
196304entertainment24A Tiny Christmas Carol challenges expectations at the Chemainus Theatre
196252entertainment25‘Gaslighting’ is Merriam-Webster’s word of the year for 2022
196271entertainment26Christmas play announced by ECHO Players in Qualicum Beach
196551entertainment27Artist to give free talk at TOSH in Qualicum Beach Dec. 6
196195entertainment28John Reischman and the Jaybirds return to Errington Hall Dec. 2
196185entertainment29Justin Trudeau talks allyship during appearance on ‘Canada’s Drag Race’ spinoff
196164entertainment30‘Fame’ and ‘Flashdance’ singer-actor Irene Cara dies at 63
196155entertainment31Comedy tour making stops in Parksville, Qualicum Bay
196115entertainment32Netflix nights still come wrapped in red-and-white envelopes
196077entertainment33China sentences Chinese-Canadian star Kris Wu to 13 years
196062entertainment34Parksville ‘Rock the Park’ Music Festival announces preliminary lineup
196047entertainment35Review: ‘Strange World’ explores big themes in bold colours
195966entertainment36Milner Christmas Magic returns to Qualicum Beach Dec. 2
196168entertainment37Red Cod Forge gallery show and open house returns to Nanoose Bay
197081trending-now1Co-buying a house: How platonic partners make it work
197051trending-now2Mint issues black-ringed toonie in memory of Queen Elizabeth II
197023trending-now3Upgrades at Molson Coors brewery in Chilliwack will take customers beyond the beer aisle
197021trending-now4Mount Washington set to open this week; limited water supply a concern
197002trending-now5Kamloops company slays industry giants to win acoustic guitar of the year
196995trending-now6PODCAST: Skull Skates is Canada’s oldest skateboard company
196945trending-now7Resort featuring Canada’s largest natural hot springs pool – here in B.C. – up for sale
196942trending-now8Love winter beers? BC Ale Trail boasts 100+ seasonally-inspired suds this season
196918trending-now9Dumped boat makes waves in Okanagan
196897trending-now10More ‘mega’ Christmas displays expected this year despite cost concerns: BC Hydro
196877trending-now11PODCAST: Finding the right builder for you and your project
196859trending-now12It’s beginning to look a lot more expensive for a Christmas tree this year
196835trending-now13Oxford Dictionaries names ‘goblin mode’ its word of the year
196792trending-now14Food delivery robots hit Canadian sidewalks, but many challenges delay mass adoption
196800trending-now15PODCAST: Goalie Devan Dubnyk reflects on stellar NHL career
196765trending-now16QUIZ: How much do you know about toys and games?
196720trending-now17B.C. TikTok creator goes viral pushing back against bullies online
196712trending-now18Malahat SkyWalk bringing the Holiday Magic to the holiday season
196628trending-now19Island churchgoers given hundreds of pounds of flour, decide to bake 1,300 cookies
196625trending-now20Know someone deserves a car? Convince this Island charity and they might get one
196615trending-now21Ah, shucks! Tofino crowns inaugural oyster shucking champion
196604trending-now22Crunch time: The baguette gets UN world heritage status
196587trending-now23UK royals arrive in Boston to showcase youthful monarchy
196506trending-now24Catalytic converter theft ends with foot chase for police through B.C. park
196443trending-now25PODCAST: Poilievre talks pipelines, LNG and more in one-on-one interview with Black Press Media
196392trending-now26Feline fine after fur-raising ride on Vernon fire truck
196349trending-now27PODCAST: HAVAN offers sound homebuilding and renovation advice
196329trending-now28Santa’s back in town with inflation, inclusion on his mind
196258trending-now29BC Aviation Museum seeking donations for new floatplane exhibit
196247trending-now30‘Gaslighting’ is Merriam-Webster’s word of the year for 2022
196227trending-now31PODCAST: B.C. Lions quarterback Nathan Rourke wins CFL’s Outstanding Canadian award
196185trending-now32Justin Trudeau talks allyship during appearance on ‘Canada’s Drag Race’ spinoff
196171trending-now33QUIZ: How much do you know about world cup soccer?
196084trending-now34Half of Canadians losing sleep over money woes: poll
195988trending-now35Holocaust survivor’s orange cake recipe made into cupcakes at B.C. bakery
195976trending-now36CP Holiday Train returns to the rails for the first time in three years
196769community1SD69 backpack program receives $12,500 donation from Parksville Rotary Club
196656community2Fashion show raises more than $3,700 for Forward House in Parksville
196531community3UPDATE: Community rallies behind 14th Annual Tigh-Na-Mara Toy Drive
196694community42 Christmas craft fairs planned at Errington War Memorial Hall
196609community5B.C. man designs ‘turtlepods’ - mobile personal shelter prototypes to assist the unhoused
196565community6Help Fill A Dream sends Vancouver Island youngster and family to Disney World
196220community7$25K donation made to St. Andrews Lodge Historical and Cultural Society
196166community8A Cappella Plus choir to perform in Parksville Dec. 4
196802marketplace1Indoors and out in the community, Berwick sparkles with the spirit of the season!
196229marketplace2Make your list, check it twice, then get festive at this Qualicum Christmas market!
194988marketplace3Island mobile hearing clinic rolls out the red carpet for you — right to your door
194984marketplace4Folks who ‘come from away’ now proud to call Parksville home
194375marketplace5Do hearing aids hurt?
193830marketplace6It might be more than separation anxiety: Know the signs of CO exposure in your furry friend
193808marketplace7Start a rewarding career in your community: Free dual-certificate program begins in November
193252marketplace8Embracing movement, exploration, connection… and healthy competition at any age!
193232marketplace9New look, bigger smiles: Thrifty Foods Parksville shines spotlight on fantastic renovations
192654marketplace10Hear what you’ve been missing with Island’s mobile hearing clinic
190903marketplace11Patio season in September? You bet!
190905marketplace12Food forms foundation for unbeatable hospitality
190307marketplace13Vancouver Island awards celebrate businesses with ethics, honesty
190299marketplace14A-Van-gers to the rescue: Island mobile hearing clinic has the ad-Van-tage
189733marketplace15Has it been a while? Rediscover walkable, remarkable Parksville Downtown.
191754marketplace16Flexorol Reviews - Quality Ingredients with Real Results or Scam?
191750marketplace17EcoHeat S Reviews - Personal Heater Device That Works or Eco Heat Scam?
191664marketplace18Alpha Wake Reviews - Effective Formula with Active Ingredients or Scam?
191259marketplace19PurpleBurnPro Reviews - Will Purple Burn Pro Ingredients Work For You?
194920marketplace20Alpilean Launches in United Kingdom (UK) Where to Buy, Cost, Ingredients, Side Effects
190720marketplace21Tibetan Secrets Blessed Pixiu Prosperity Bracelet & Citrine Crystal Review
196997video1Record-breaking slugger Aaron Judge, Yankees reach $360M, 9-year deal
197068video2Microsoft strikes 10-year deal with Nintendo on Call of Duty
197058video3Amid outcry, San Francisco pauses on ‘killer police robots’
197049video4China eases anti-COVID measures following protests
197036video5Winnipeg police defend decision to not search landfill for Indigenous women’s remains
196958video6VIDEO: Feds working to get list ‘right’ on gun control, says PM
196887video7Most unused COVID-19 vaccines will expire at the end of the year: auditor general
196841video8Military officer Dany Fortin acquitted on 1988 sexual assault charge
196871video9Kirstie Alley, Emmy-winning ‘Cheers’ star, dies at age 71
196839video10Snow, rain, freezing rain expected on south B.C. coast; extreme cold in northwest
196812video11Canadian families will pay $1,065 more for groceries in 2023, report says
196818video12VIDEO: Canadian-funded group works to remove landmines left in Ukraine
196806social-matters1‘Magic truly does exist:’ Creating lasting memories for children facing serious illness
196682social-matters2Do Some Good Receives National Award for Social Impact
196418social-matters3Black Press Media gives back to the Heart and Soul of the Community
104180sip-savour1Raise your glass: Award-winning spirits, handcrafted on Vancouver Island
123600travel1Discover Parksville and Qualicum Beach
196995podcasts2PODCAST: Skull Skates is Canada’s oldest skateboard company
196877podcasts3PODCAST: Finding the right builder for you and your project
196800podcasts4PODCAST: Goalie Devan Dubnyk reflects on stellar NHL career
196553podcasts5PODCAST: What does the NFL future look like for Russell Wilson, Aaron Rodgers?
196443podcasts6PODCAST: Poilievre talks pipelines, LNG and more in one-on-one interview with Black Press Media
196349podcasts7PODCAST: HAVAN offers sound homebuilding and renovation advice
196227podcasts8PODCAST: B.C. Lions quarterback Nathan Rourke wins CFL’s Outstanding Canadian award
195970podcasts9PODCAST: Parksville Fire Chief Marc Norris discusses blaze that razed 6 city businesses
195972podcasts10PODCAST: How long will Bruce Boudreau remain head coach of the Vancouver Canucks?