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Scott Bertrand enjoys the opportunity to make a difference in his role as a Correctional Officer.

Be a role model, be a peace officer and change lives

BC Corrections aims to boost hiring numbers with professionals passionate about making a difference

  • Sep 4, 2017
Ally Pest Control owner Terry Dobson, right, with Owen Charlesworth, Ally’s pest control technician

5 things Port Alberni’s new – and only – pest control expert wants you to know

Ally Pest Control offers full-service pest control for local homes and businesses

  • Jul 31, 2017
Five ways to find help for yourself and the ones you love: Get help now at bc211.ca

Five ways to find help for yourself and the ones you love: Get help now at bc211.ca

Here’s a new way to find jobs, counselling, health clinics, legal support and more, all across B.C.

  • Jun 26, 2017
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Why the North Island's most-trusted builders choose Temprite
How can you tell if a raptor is healthy? Give it a check-up!
Galaxy Motors' sales event: Free TVs, BBQs & $500 gift cards
Best practices for maintaining your denture's soft liner
Nominate a deserving Islander for a magical wildlife excursion

Nominate a deserving Islander for a magical wildlife excursion

Campbell River Whale Watching and Adventure Tours gives back to those in need

  • Jun 19, 2017
Nominate a deserving Islander for a magical wildlife excursion
Quick, convenient and affordable: Travel between the Island and Vancouver in 5 easy steps

Quick, convenient and affordable: Travel between the Island and Vancouver in 5 easy steps

No more waiting in long ferry lineups or spending another night in a hotel after a day in the city

  • Apr 24, 2017
Quick, convenient and affordable: Travel between the Island and Vancouver in 5 easy steps
Peter Hetherington started Hetherington Industries 30 years ago as a home-based business rebuilding batteries. Now he’s branched out into several different services. SONJA DRINKWATER PHOTO

From plastic to porta-potties: what you need to know about recycling

Hetherington Industries in Port Alberni has led the way for 30 years

  • Apr 24, 2017
Peter Hetherington started Hetherington Industries 30 years ago as a home-based business rebuilding batteries. Now he’s branched out into several different services. SONJA DRINKWATER PHOTO
How Alberta’s oilsands traffic fuelled a Vancouver Island travel perk

How Alberta’s oilsands traffic fuelled a Vancouver Island travel perk

There’s a new 35-minute evening flight between YVR and the Comox Valley airport.

  • Apr 17, 2017
How Alberta’s oilsands traffic fuelled a Vancouver Island travel perk
Three reasons to beat the slow boat with a fast flight right now

Three reasons to beat the slow boat with a fast flight right now

Island traveller alert: A new evening flight from YVR to Comox Valley and Campbell River

  • Apr 10, 2017
Three reasons to beat the slow boat with a fast flight right now
Three ways to keep your family safe on the road this fall

Three ways to keep your family safe on the road this fall

Check out these safety tips from BCAA for back-to-school and Halloween

  • Oct 12, 2016
Three ways to keep your family safe on the road this fall
Five French expressions you use in everyday conversation

Five French expressions you use in everyday conversation

French's importance in Canadian culture means it's not surprise that common expressions have worked their way into English.

  • Sep 14, 2016
Five French expressions you use in everyday conversation
Black Press launches branded content for local business

Black Press launches branded content for local business

This new format is known as "native advertising."

  • Aug 5, 2016
Black Press launches branded content for local business

Bored kids? This could be the answer

This will make it easy to get the kids off the couch this summer

  • Jul 12, 2016

BCAA wants public’s help deciding winner of $100,000 play area revitalization

Five finalists selected from Metro Vancouver, Vancouver Island, the Kootenays and the Thompson Okanagan

  • Jun 6, 2016

Nominate a play area and change a child’s life with BCAA’s Play Here Initiative

BCAA to award up to $100,000 each year to repair or revitalize playgrounds

  • Apr 5, 2016