Saving structures

!The Comox fire crew get ready to install a structural protection unit at a Dog Mountain Home. - Photo Courtesy Gord Schreiner
  • posted Sep 1, 2015 at 8:00 PM

How a crew of specialized firefighters from the Comox Fire Department saved the homes on Dog Mountain during the July 2015 fire.

Opinion

Be SMART and get a good head start

  • updated Sep 1, 2015 at 8:33 PM

It’s an ideal time to start making positive changes in lifestyle habits with better food choices and more established activity routines.

Opinion

Find yourself a cache in Alberni

  • updated Sep 1, 2015 at 8:32 PM

If you are like me, geocaching is a pastime that is kind of off the radar. But it can be a fun and engaging hobby.

News

New 'hands-on' curriculum for B.C. schools

  • updated Sep 1, 2015 at 5:26 PM

Basic skills won't suffer, but students will learn collaboration and critical thinking as well, says Education Minister Mike Bernier

News

ICBC may hike basic insurance rate 6.7 per cent

  • posted Aug 31, 2015 at 2:00 PM

Soaring injury costs to drive up basic premiums at B.C.'s public auto insurer

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