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112075news1Vancouver Island First Nation blocks highway access to logging trucks in Gold River
112067news2Warrant out for Nanaimo man who allegedly threw ‘spear-like object’ at vehicle
112060news3Rescued bald eagle that came to life in B.C. man’s car had lead poisoning
112065news4Highly poisonous death cap mushroom discovered in Comox
112058news5B.C.’s COVID-19 case count jumps by 287, another senior home outbreak
112051news6PHOTOS: B.C. Lieutenant Governor receives first poppy to kick off 2020 campaign
112046news7Cowichan Search and Rescue save dog from icy Cowichan River
112042news8Long-term care deaths surged in COVID-19 first wave, Tam hopeful it won’t repeat
112040news9Advocates call for migrant care worker protections, document alleged pandemic abuses
112038news10Former Conservative leader Andrew Scheer not casting a ballot in U.S. election
112034news11Despite challenges, 2020 good year for Vancouver Island marmot population
112032news12Gang enforcement team seizes drugs and weapons in Nanaimo and Victoria
112022news132 men accused of fleeing border agents near U.S.-B.C. border with $2M in drugs
112020news14‘Horrific’ abuse of volunteers, staff by parents must stop: Chilliwack soccer club
112016news15Mechanical failure leaves nearly 200 passengers stranded on BC Ferries ship for hours
112014news16Maple Ridge X-ray tech convicted of sexual assault dating back 30 years
112026news17U.S. election results one factor that could impact immigration to Canada next year
112024news18Transport Canada’s dangerous-goods registry has outdated, missing data: audit
112007news20Officer didn’t alert feds that CBSA would examine Meng before arrest, court hears
112005news21Canadians come together online to ring in U.S. election with cross-border stakes
112002news22NXIVM guru gets 120 years in prison in sex-slaves case
111998news23Too rural, not enough diversity, soul searching needed, say BC Liberals
111996news24Alberta COVID deaths pushes Canada past milestone of 10,000 deaths
111989news25B.C. has been under a COVID-19 state of emergency for more than half the year
111980news26Child’s body cold, no pulse: Off-duty cop testifies in Langley mother’s murder trial
111982news27Port Alberni’s waterfront clock tower will get a facelift in 2021
111975news28North Cowichan council members face financial ding for bad behaviour
111973news29RCMP investigating after young boy run over by SUV in Campbell River parking lot
111971news30B.C. records 217 more COVID-19 cases, mask use urged
111969news31Judge rejects 15 youths’ climate change lawsuit against Canadian government
111965news32Prime minister greets Vancouver Island economic summit attendees
111963news33Strong support for pre-flight COVID testing ahead of upcoming WestJet trial: YVR
111954news34Trudeau says pandemic ‘really sucks,’ and that Christmas gatherings are up in the air
111956news35Corrections watchdog urges moratorium on doctor-assisted deaths in Canadian prisons
111958news36Mi’kmaq band finds buyer for portion of lobster catch after alleged blacklisting
111960news37Two B.C. salmon enhancement projects granted $56,900
111946news38Who controls mushroom harvesting on Indigenous lands?
111948news394 Moe Years: Scott Moe and Saskatchewan Party defeat NDP for majority
111940news40Fixing Canada’s ‘exploitative’ immigration system
111944news41U.S. election results one factor that could impact immigration to Canada next year
111934news42B.C. students choose NDP majority in mock election
111927news43Judgment reserved in Surrey Six slayings appeals
111924news44Kelowna City Hall hit by anti-pandemic vandalism
111922news45Home nurse visits could play big role in reducing cannabis use, smoking in young mothers
111920news46Vancouver Island flower farmers were blooming as the pandemic wilted everything else
111918news47COVID Alert app has ‘been a challenge,’ not suitable for B.C. yet: Dr. Henry
111914news48Crown says murder of B.C. girl, 7, by accused mother was planned, deliberate
111911news49VIDEO: Scientists remove 98 ‘murder hornets’ just south of Canadian border in Washington
111909news50Canadians don’t want to ‘rock the boat’ when voting during pandemic: experts
111907news51B.C. money laundering inquiry hears of $800,000 and more in bags, luggage, backpacks
111905news52Liberals face probe into pandemic response after losing House vote
111895news53Amy Coney Barrett confirmed by Senate for Supreme Court, takes oath
111885news54Port Alberni RCMP investigate possible arson
111891news55Domestic violence on the rise in Port Alberni
111878news56Protesters occupy Port Alberni’s shelter
111883news5716 BC Wildfire Service firefighters returning from U.S. test positive for COVID-19
111875news58Review launched after ‘high-risk, multi-jurisdictional’ chase, arrest in Williams Lake
111869news59MacGregor introduces bill to address freighter anchorages along the South Coast
111867news60B.C. limits events in private homes to household, plus ‘safe six’ amid COVID-19 surge
111865news61B.C. shatters COVID-19 records with 817 weekend cases; masks now expected indoors
111863news62RCMP officer says nothing unusual in U.S. request to arrest Huawei’s CFO
111861news63In pushing to amend conversion therapy bill, Tories seek to bridge caucus divide
111857news64Andrew Wilkinson stepping down as B.C. Liberal leader
111855news65B.C.’s commercial halibut season extended three weeks
111853news66Nurse diverts opiates and falsifies records at Campbell River Hospital
111850news67VIDEO: Police, B.C. Conservation help two bucks caught in one fishing net
111848news68Ontario dog believed to be first in Canada to test positive for COVID-19
111846news69Police situation leads to ‘hold and secure’ at North Okanagan school
111844news70COVID-19 outbreak forces closure of Kelowna school
111842news71Nanaimo RCMP vehicle spray-painted while officer investigates spray-painting incident
111838news72Wash your hands, not your candy: UBC offers COVID-safe tips for Halloween trick-or-treating
111835news73Tofino expected to wait until New Year to elect new mayor after Josie Osborne wins provincial seat
111831news74Horgan’s B.C. majority came with historically low voter turnout
111829news75UPDATE: ‘Suspicious’ man seen in Parksville woods not manslaughter suspect
111827news76Liberals warns PPE contracts would be jeopardized by probe of pandemic response
111825news77Commons showdown highlights tension between politics and science
111823news78Video catches police pursuit that ends with man kicked, punched in Williams Lake
111821news79Move to Canada? A pipe dream for some Americans is a parachute for Canadian expats
111819news80Canadian provinces hardest hit by COVID-19 reach sobering milestones
111817news81Trudeau dodges questions on Trump, breaks down COVID Alert app on ‘22 Minutes’
111815news82Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq chief casts doubt on Ottawa’s bid to quell violence over lobster
111811news83Trudeau congratulates Horgan on NDP’s election victory in British Columbia
111770news84BC VOTES 2020: Mid Island-Pacific Rim could have two-week wait for winner
111784news85BC VOTES 2020: NDP Josie Osborne declared the winner in Mid Island-Pacific Rim riding
111782news86BC VOTES 2020: Polls have closed and counting of votes has begun
111809news87VIDEO: Furstenau leads BC Greens to win first riding outside of Vancouver Island
111807news88Horgan celebrates projected majority NDP government, but no deadline for $1,000 deposit
111794news89Green leader Furstenau declared victor in her home riding on Vancouver Island
111792news90ELECTION 2020: Live blog from B.C. party headquarters
111790news91Horgan trounces challengers to be re-elected in his Vancouver Island riding
111788news92Horgan, NDP head for majority in B.C. election results
111780news93B.C. VOTES 2020 MAP: Provincial election results, riding by riding
111805news94American voters living in Canada increasingly being counted in presidential race
111803news95Majority of international travellers since March deemed ‘essential’, avoid quarantine
111801news96Companies warn Tory motion could deter domestic production of PPE
111778news97Canada’s top doctor warns severe illness likely to rise, trailing spike in COVID-19 cases
111773news98Crews vacuum ‘murder hornets’ out of Washington nest, first-ever in U.S.
111768news99VIDEO: British Columbians vote for province’s next leadership in 2020 election
111764news100It’s Election Day in B.C.: Here’s what you need to know to vote
111762news101Overdose advisory issued for Alberni Valley
111760news102Platform Points: Each party’s 2020 B.C. election promises
111758news103B.C. VOTES 2020: How each party plans to address the opioid crisis
111756news104B.C. sees 223 new COVID-19 cases, now 2,009 active
111754news105BC VOTES 2020: Where the parties stand on housing affordability ahead of Oct. 24
111749news106B.C. driver thought he retrieved a dead bald eagle – until it came to life in his backseat
111747news107B.C. reconciliation advocate encourages Indigenous women to vote in provincial election
111741news108White Rock’s top cop wants to bill local health authority for lengthy mental-health calls
111739news109VIDEO: One day until B.C. voters go to the polls in snap election defined by pandemic
111737news110Purdue Pharma pleas could bolster efforts for Canadian opioid class action
111735news111B.C. Green party says it’s raised nearly $835,000 in 38 days
111733news112Ottawa predicts system delays, backlogs unless court extends life of refugee pact
111731news113B.C. VOTES 2020: Climate change and sustainability promises from the parties
111729news114No-confidence showdown over sweeping Tory motion on government handling of pandemic
111721news115Elections B.C. beefs up local teams for surge of mail-in ballots
111743news116UBC fisheries department supports Mi’kmaq lobster fishermen
111718news117Move to Canada? A pipe dream for some Americans is a parachute for Canadian expats
111716news118Trump, Biden fight over the raging virus, climate and race
111714news119School District 70 gets a new name
111697news120Vancouver Island man $75K richer after purchasing winning lottery ticket at Nanaimo Walmart
111688news121Poor condition of rural road in Cowichan has resident fed up
111686news122Mom of missing Manning Park hiker believes her son is waiting to come home
111684news123B.C shatters single-day COVID-19 record with 274 new cases; most linked to gatherings
111680news124A short snap election would pose voting hurdles, says chief electoral officer
111678news125O’Toole says Liberals can play politics, Tories will focus on issues
111674news126Squirrels recovering from tail amputation after sap situation near Victoria
111676news127Wanted man from Calgary may be on Vancouver Island
111670news128Tlowitsis First Nation records 370 archaeological sites on traditional territories across B.C.
111666news129Anti-gay street preacher facing charges in fight that left B.C. radio host with broken leg
111664news130Snowfall expected in parts of Vancouver Island this week
111662news131EU reimposes travel restriction on Canada amid rising pandemic numbers
111650news132Lower Mainland man sees significant spike in BC Hydro bill after buying electrical vehicle
111646news133COVID-19 case reported at Wood Elementary School in Port Alberni
111644news134Early turnout breaks records as more than a million people vote ahead of B.C. election
111640news135Search efforts to resume for missing Manning Park hiker; Trudeau speaks on case
111638news136National media calling for level playing field with Google, Facebook
111636news137OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma to plead to 3 criminal charges in U.S.
111634news138B.C. records first COVID-19 outbreak at school, six weeks after students return to class
111630news139B.C. Green leader hopes voters see value in minority government
111628news140B.C. NDP takes snap election risk during pandemic in quest for majority government
111626news141B.C. Liberal Leader maintains confidence as campaign tests party identity
111624news142New Tory motion could trigger second confidence showdown for Liberal minority
111615news143Man seen with axe at Nanaimo park, numerous RCMP officers respond
111610news144U.S. officials: Iran sent emails intimidating American voters
111613news145Face to face: Trump, Biden to meet for final debate
111606news146British Columbia man dies during ski trip near glacier west of Calgary
111608news147Nanaimo man killed in Highway 4 crash
111604news148One crisis after another for Trudeau since last federal election one year ago
111602news149Parallels drawn between police action over B.C. pipeline fights, Mi’kmaq fishers
111600news150B.C. sets another COVID-19 record with 203 new cases
111595news151Vancouver Island First Nations back Nova Scotia’s Indigenous lobster fishermen
111587news152WestJet to offer full refunds for flights cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic
111585news153Trudeau says dairy farmers facing new losses due to CUSMA will be compensated
111583news154Advisers suggest Alberta students not learn about residential schools before Grade 4
111579news155Liberal minority survives confidence vote in the Commons with NDP and Green backing
111577news156‘Blacklisted:’ Nova Scotia First Nation pulls commercial lobster boats from the water
111573news157Vancouver teacher suspended after swearing, touching students and complimenting underwear
111560news158Coast Guard towed rudderless sailors to Port Hardy hours before a powerful storm
111549news1592 years after huge highway acid spill, Kootenay Ford dealer’s frustration grows with ICBC
111547news160At least 26% of registered voters have already cast their ballot, Elections BC says
111545news161Human rights win in rainbow flag fight cost B.C. city $62,000
111619news162Lawsuit claims Kelowna man suffered ‘vicious’ attack by RCMP dog, handler
111539news163Pope endorses same-sex civil unions in new documentary film
111537news164Toddler in hospital, woman dead following stabbings at Surrey townhouse
111535news165Experts say counterfeit hand sanitizer recall at Dollarama is a lesson for retailers
111533news166Trudeau Liberals face confidence vote over proposed anticorruption committee
111529news167VIDEO: Fake news creates serious issues for battling pandemic, chief public health doc says
111513news168RCMP looking for break-and-enter suspect with 11 warrants on the Island
111509news169167 new COVID-19 cases, 1 death recorded as B.C. enters 2nd wave
111505news170At least 49 cases of COVID-19 linked to wedding in Calgary: Alberta Health
111503news1715 things to know about the dispute over Nova Scotia’s Indigenous lobster fishery
111501news172Data gaps prevent assessment of most Canadian watersheds: WWF report
111498news173Pandemic election prompts voter suppression claims by B.C. Liberals
111492news174Wreckage of decades-old plane crash discovered on mountain near Harrison Lake
111488news175‘I am not leaving without my son,’ says mother of missing Manning Park hiker
111486news176Bear kills llama on Vancouver Island, prompting concerns over livestock
111482news177B.C. dad pledges to appeal quashed call for mandatory masks, distancing in schools
111518news178Port Alberni’s First Nations language pole suffers another setback
111480news179RCMP cleared in fatal shooting of armed Lytton man in distress, police watchdog finds
111476news180Williams Lake man treated for gunshot wound after accidental shooting: RCMP
111474news181B.C. records 127 fatal overdoses in September, roughly 4 each day
111472news182Liberals say Tory effort to set up COVID-19 committee will be a confidence matter
111470news183Sex workers allegedly called to farm of Okanagan man convicted of assault, RCMP investigating
111468news184Early voters more likely to favour NDP, but overall B.C. election is tightening: poll
111466news185Commons gives approval in principle to judges’ sexual assault training bill
111464news186Border closure can’t keep U.S. grandparents from Canadian wedding
111462news187Wave of racist emails ‘unleashed’ on B.C. researchers investigating racism in health care
111459news188U.S. Justice Dept. files landmark antitrust case against Google
111444news189B.C. sees record-breaking daily COVID infections with 499 new cases over weekend
111451news190Port Alberni WCMRC team learns the spill drill
111446news191Green leader Sonia Furstenau promises to convert BC Ferries back into Crown corporation
111426news192RCMP: Two men face charges in reported Parksville fatal hit-and-run
111424news193Vancouver Island man starts website that connects B.C. residents with doctors
111422news194Accused pleads not guilty in Nanaimo teen’s 2017 murder
111416news195Denied entry into U.S., Kootenay couple still forced to quarantine for 2 weeks
111408news196‘Buy a boat,’ Horgan advises anti-maskers on BC Ferries
111391news197Family devastated as search for missing Manning Park hiker suspended
111377news198UPDATE: More sailings cancelled after ferry breaks down
111347news199‘Please pray for our son,’ says mother of missing Manning Park hiker
111357news200Courtenay-Comox race could prove close again, says prof
111343news201Anti-mask protesters cause disturbance on ferry at Horseshoe Bay
111349news202Ancient ‘woolly dog’ ate mostly fish, new University of Victoria study finds
111318news203Family of dead B.C. football star sues Saskatchewan government
111311news204UPDATE: Port Alberni RCMP announce that missing woman has been found safe
111288news205Port Alberni applies for funding to upgrade historic train station
111282news206Penticton mass-murderer to spend life in prison, 25 years before parole
111290news207B.C. VOTES: 2020: Get those mail-in ballots in the post ASAP
111276news208Customer throws hot coffee on employee through McDonald’s drive-thru window in Nanaimo
111274news2093 million pounds of flash frozen, delicious prawns sitting in B.C. cold storage
111270news210New trial ordered for woman accused of sexually assaulting teen in Surrey
111264news211Penticton mass-murderer apologizes: ‘I tragically disrupted so many lives’
111262news212B.C. voters prioritize environment in upcoming election: survey
111260news213BC Liberal candidate resigns after comparing free birth control to eugenics
111253news214B.C. Green leader pushes Horgan on climate, Wilkinson on debt
111251news215Langley all-candidates Zoom debate hijacked with lewd comments, sexual acts
111278news216Dead salmon smolt at Island river remain a mystery
111241news217Family of Indigenous teen who was found dead in B.C. group home pushes for public inquiry
111208news218Alberni spill response base to conduct exercise at fuel dock Oct. 15
111766news219Northern B.C. study using salmon DNA to count annual runs
111211news220B.C. VOTES 2020: Advance voting begins today
112044business1Pandemic payments have to wait for B.C. vote count, swearing-in
112036business2Inequality in capital markets sector continues to hurt women, BIPOC and LGBTQ: report
111950business3Video app TikTok leans into e-commerce with Shopify deal
111952business4Kamloops area wine industry sees record year
111929business5Check your workplace COVID-19 safety plans, Dr. Henry urges
111745business6Clothing retailer Le Chateau plans to close its doors, files for CCAA protection
111682business7Site C actions, costs won’t be known until after B.C. election, Horgan says
111632business8Law to shield businesses that spread COVID-19 could benefit insurers, limit consumers
111655business9Celebrate Alberni Valley businesses both large and small
111581business10B.C. carbon tax highest in Canada, export industries unprotected
111531business11The end of double cupping: Tim Hortons ditches two cups in favour of one with sleeve
111478business12COVID-19 co-operation a casualty of B.C.’s pandemic election
111316business13B.C. Liberals pledge $750M to build or buy more social housing
111300business14Horgan on delayed tourism, small business aid: ‘It’s happening now, dude’
111255business15Canadian whisky company captures Nanaimo bar in a bottle
111192business16Ocean potential takes the spotlight at the 2020 ‘State of the Island’ Economic Summit
111985sports2L.A. Dodgers beat Rays 3-1 to win 1st World Series title since 1988
112069sports3Disc golf expands to Port Alberni’s Dry Creek Park
111936sports4BCHL: Alberni Valley Bulldogs get back in the win column in preseason play
111916sports5Chilliwack hockey parents petition to be let back in the arena
111893sports6E-sports trial at B.C. high schools to start with ‘League of Legends’ team game
111840sports7BC Lions owner David Braley dead at 79
111833sports8National sailing team prepares for Olympics at Vancouver Island location
111690sports9Cowichan masters derby takes unexpected turn with broken leg
111648sports10Abbotsford’s Jake Virtanen, Vancouver Canucks agree to two-year deal
111593sports11Popular Comox Valley adventure race cancelled for 2021
111511sports12Abbotsford’s Jake Virtanen, Vancouver Canucks playing waiting game for new contract
111589sports13Alberni Motocross signs new land deal with Mosaic
111320sports14Spectators no longer allowed at B.C. indoor sporting facilities
111309sports15Winter championships canceled for B.C. university athletes
111725life1In Studio: Year(s) of the hare
111507life2Secrets and lives and the 7 sins: Jennifer Lynch
111304life3Good taste at Hotel Eldorado with chef Oliver Kaiser
111228life4Boulevard: Newlook life
112000opinion1LETTER: Respect for housing is a two-way street
111994opinion2LETTER: Premature pronouncements puzzling
111525opinion3LETTER: New operator could make money for Alberni Pacific Railway
111617opinion4QUINN’S QUIPS: ‘Port’ Alberni lives up to its deepsea name
111558opinion5EDITORIAL: It’s Waste Reduction Week in Canada. What are you doing to reduce waste?
112069home2Disc golf expands to Port Alberni’s Dry Creek Park
112048home3ARTS AROUND: Stop and smell the flowers at the Rollin Art Centre
112030home4Cure the blues with PanAmour at Char’s Landing
112009home5Hupacasath First Nation elder feted with family parade in Port Alberni
111991home6Port Alberni’s post-Halloween pumpkin pick-up returns
111982home7Port Alberni’s waterfront clock tower will get a facelift in 2021
111977home8Alberni Valley Words on Fire goes international
111936home9BCHL: Alberni Valley Bulldogs get back in the win column in preseason play
111891home10Domestic violence on the rise in Port Alberni
111885home11Port Alberni RCMP investigate possible arson
111878home12Protesters occupy Port Alberni’s shelter
111835home13Tofino expected to wait until New Year to elect new mayor after Josie Osborne wins provincial seat
111784home14BC VOTES 2020: NDP Josie Osborne declared the winner in Mid Island-Pacific Rim riding
111797home15Final day for Arrowvale pumpkin patch is Oct. 25
111792home16ELECTION 2020: Live blog from B.C. party headquarters
111794home17Green leader Furstenau declared victor in her home riding on Vancouver Island
111790home18Horgan trounces challengers to be re-elected in his Vancouver Island riding
111762home19Overdose advisory issued for Alberni Valley
111770home20BC VOTES 2020: Mid Island-Pacific Rim could have two-week wait for winner
111714home21School District 70 gets a new name
111699home22BC VOTES 2020: Mid-Island candidate plans occupation of shelter to protest homelessness
111655home23Celebrate Alberni Valley businesses both large and small
111646home24COVID-19 case reported at Wood Elementary School in Port Alberni
111621home25Gyro Club donation comes at good time for Ty Watson House Hospice
111608home26Nanaimo man killed in Highway 4 crash
111617home27QUINN’S QUIPS: ‘Port’ Alberni lives up to its deepsea name
111589home28Alberni Motocross signs new land deal with Mosaic
111558home29EDITORIAL: It’s Waste Reduction Week in Canada. What are you doing to reduce waste?
111541home30ARTS AROUND: Giant book sale cancelled for 2020
111522home31Port Alberni Family Guidance turns 50
111518home32Port Alberni’s First Nations language pole suffers another setback
111515home33B.C. VOTES 2020: Mid Island-Pacific Rim candidates weigh in on forestry, tourism, LNG
111484home34Vancouver Island colleges, universities host virtual tours
111451home35Port Alberni WCMRC team learns the spill drill
111448home36BC VOTES 2020: Liberal candidate Helen Poon offers to donate MLA salary if elected
111393home37BC VOTES 2020: Mid Island-Pacific Rim candidates discuss tourism during COVID-19
111383home38Port Alberni’s DRAW Gallery celebrates art online and in person
111337home39More funding available through Alberni Valley Community Foundation
111311home40UPDATE: Port Alberni RCMP announce that missing woman has been found safe
111288home41Port Alberni applies for funding to upgrade historic train station
111349home42Ancient ‘woolly dog’ ate mostly fish, new University of Victoria study finds
111211home43B.C. VOTES 2020: Advance voting begins today
111208home44Alberni spill response base to conduct exercise at fuel dock Oct. 15
87215bignews1ELECTION 2019: NDP’s Gord Johns re-elected in Courtenay-Alberni
112075home21Vancouver Island First Nation blocks highway access to logging trucks in Gold River
112073home22Never before seen painting by famed B.C. artist Emily Carr gifted to Victoria gallery
112067home23Warrant out for Nanaimo man who allegedly threw ‘spear-like object’ at vehicle
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109640home25Is it time to start thinking about greener ways to package cannabis?
112060home26Rescued bald eagle that came to life in B.C. man’s car had lead poisoning
112065home27Highly poisonous death cap mushroom discovered in Comox
112051home28PHOTOS: B.C. Lieutenant Governor receives first poppy to kick off 2020 campaign
112046home29Cowichan Search and Rescue save dog from icy Cowichan River
112044home210Pandemic payments have to wait for B.C. vote count, swearing-in
112034home211Despite challenges, 2020 good year for Vancouver Island marmot population
112032home212Gang enforcement team seizes drugs and weapons in Nanaimo and Victoria
112028home213Who are you calling a trash panda? Raccoon takes a shift at Toronto Tim Hortons
112022home2142 men accused of fleeing border agents near U.S.-B.C. border with $2M in drugs
112020home215‘Horrific’ abuse of volunteers, staff by parents must stop: Chilliwack soccer club
112016home216Mechanical failure leaves nearly 200 passengers stranded on BC Ferries ship for hours
112014home217Maple Ridge X-ray tech convicted of sexual assault dating back 30 years
111998home218Too rural, not enough diversity, soul searching needed, say BC Liberals
111996home219Alberta COVID deaths pushes Canada past milestone of 10,000 deaths
111989home220B.C. has been under a COVID-19 state of emergency for more than half the year
111985home221L.A. Dodgers beat Rays 3-1 to win 1st World Series title since 1988
111980home222Child’s body cold, no pulse: Off-duty cop testifies in Langley mother’s murder trial
111975home223North Cowichan council members face financial ding for bad behaviour
111973home224RCMP investigating after young boy run over by SUV in Campbell River parking lot
111969home225Judge rejects 15 youths’ climate change lawsuit against Canadian government
111965home226Prime minister greets Vancouver Island economic summit attendees
111963home227Strong support for pre-flight COVID testing ahead of upcoming WestJet trial: YVR
111954home228Trudeau says pandemic ‘really sucks,’ and that Christmas gatherings are up in the air
111946home229Who controls mushroom harvesting on Indigenous lands?
111944home230U.S. election results one factor that could impact immigration to Canada next year
111934home231B.C. students choose NDP majority in mock election
111929home232Check your workplace COVID-19 safety plans, Dr. Henry urges
111927home233Judgment reserved in Surrey Six slayings appeals
111924home234Kelowna City Hall hit by anti-pandemic vandalism
111922home235Home nurse visits could play big role in reducing cannabis use, smoking in young mothers
111920home236Vancouver Island flower farmers were blooming as the pandemic wilted everything else
111918home237COVID Alert app has ‘been a challenge,’ not suitable for B.C. yet: Dr. Henry
111916home238Chilliwack hockey parents petition to be let back in the arena
111914home239Crown says murder of B.C. girl, 7, by accused mother was planned, deliberate
111911home240VIDEO: Scientists remove 98 ‘murder hornets’ just south of Canadian border in Washington
111907home241B.C. money laundering inquiry hears of $800,000 and more in bags, luggage, backpacks
111893home242E-sports trial at B.C. high schools to start with ‘League of Legends’ team game
111883home24316 BC Wildfire Service firefighters returning from U.S. test positive for COVID-19
111875home244Review launched after ‘high-risk, multi-jurisdictional’ chase, arrest in Williams Lake
111869home245MacGregor introduces bill to address freighter anchorages along the South Coast
111867home246B.C. limits events in private homes to household, plus ‘safe six’ amid COVID-19 surge
111857home247Andrew Wilkinson stepping down as B.C. Liberal leader
111855home248B.C.’s commercial halibut season extended three weeks
111853home249Nurse diverts opiates and falsifies records at Campbell River Hospital
111850home250VIDEO: Police, B.C. Conservation help two bucks caught in one fishing net
111846home251Police situation leads to ‘hold and secure’ at North Okanagan school
111844home252COVID-19 outbreak forces closure of Kelowna school
111842home253Nanaimo RCMP vehicle spray-painted while officer investigates spray-painting incident
111840home254BC Lions owner David Braley dead at 79
111838home255Wash your hands, not your candy: UBC offers COVID-safe tips for Halloween trick-or-treating
111833home256National sailing team prepares for Olympics at Vancouver Island location
111831home257Horgan’s B.C. majority came with historically low voter turnout
111829home258UPDATE: ‘Suspicious’ man seen in Parksville woods not manslaughter suspect
111823home259Video catches police pursuit that ends with man kicked, punched in Williams Lake
111811home260Trudeau congratulates Horgan on NDP’s election victory in British Columbia
111813home261Seth Rogen talks about fighting cannabis stigma, why pot should be as accepted as beer
111809home262VIDEO: Furstenau leads BC Greens to win first riding outside of Vancouver Island
111788home263Horgan, NDP head for majority in B.C. election results
111803home264Majority of international travellers since March deemed ‘essential’, avoid quarantine
111778home265Canada’s top doctor warns severe illness likely to rise, trailing spike in COVID-19 cases
111760home266Platform Points: Each party’s 2020 B.C. election promises
111749home267B.C. driver thought he retrieved a dead bald eagle – until it came to life in his backseat
111747home268B.C. reconciliation advocate encourages Indigenous women to vote in provincial election
111741home269White Rock’s top cop wants to bill local health authority for lengthy mental-health calls
111745home270Clothing retailer Le Chateau plans to close its doors, files for CCAA protection
111735home271B.C. Green party says it’s raised nearly $835,000 in 38 days
111733home272Ottawa predicts system delays, backlogs unless court extends life of refugee pact
111731home273B.C. VOTES 2020: Climate change and sustainability promises from the parties
111729home274No-confidence showdown over sweeping Tory motion on government handling of pandemic
111721home275Elections B.C. beefs up local teams for surge of mail-in ballots
111716home276Trump, Biden fight over the raging virus, climate and race
111697home277Vancouver Island man $75K richer after purchasing winning lottery ticket at Nanaimo Walmart
111692home278Ryan Reynolds text almost gives away Shuswap boy’s birthday surprise
111690home279Cowichan masters derby takes unexpected turn with broken leg
111688home280Poor condition of rural road in Cowichan has resident fed up
111686home281Mom of missing Manning Park hiker believes her son is waiting to come home
111682home282Site C actions, costs won’t be known until after B.C. election, Horgan says
111674home283Squirrels recovering from tail amputation after sap situation near Victoria
111676home284Wanted man from Calgary may be on Vancouver Island
111670home285Tlowitsis First Nation records 370 archaeological sites on traditional territories across B.C.
111666home286Anti-gay street preacher facing charges in fight that left B.C. radio host with broken leg
111664home287Snowfall expected in parts of Vancouver Island this week
111650home288Lower Mainland man sees significant spike in BC Hydro bill after buying electrical vehicle
111653home289Anonymous Instagram page reviews COVID-19 safety measures at B.C. businesses
111644home290Early turnout breaks records as more than a million people vote ahead of B.C. election
111640home291Search efforts to resume for missing Manning Park hiker; Trudeau speaks on case
111638home292National media calling for level playing field with Google, Facebook
111634home293B.C. records first COVID-19 outbreak at school, six weeks after students return to class
111630home294B.C. Green leader hopes voters see value in minority government
111628home295B.C. NDP takes snap election risk during pandemic in quest for majority government
111626home296B.C. Liberal Leader maintains confidence as campaign tests party identity
111606home297British Columbia man dies during ski trip near glacier west of Calgary
111615home298Man seen with axe at Nanaimo park, numerous RCMP officers respond
111604home299One crisis after another for Trudeau since last federal election one year ago
111595home2100Vancouver Island First Nations back Nova Scotia’s Indigenous lobster fishermen
111593home2101Popular Comox Valley adventure race cancelled for 2021
111587home2102WestJet to offer full refunds for flights cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic
111581home2103B.C. carbon tax highest in Canada, export industries unprotected
111573home2104Vancouver teacher suspended after swearing, touching students and complimenting underwear
111567home2105Green Party’s Istace apologizes for remark about First Nations gaming grants being a ‘handout’
111560home2106Coast Guard towed rudderless sailors to Port Hardy hours before a powerful storm
111549home21072 years after huge highway acid spill, Kootenay Ford dealer’s frustration grows with ICBC
111547home2108At least 26% of registered voters have already cast their ballot, Elections BC says
111545home2109Human rights win in rainbow flag fight cost B.C. city $62,000
111619home2110Lawsuit claims Kelowna man suffered ‘vicious’ attack by RCMP dog, handler
111543home2111Trudeau and his family decide against trick-or-treating this year due to COVID
111537home2112Toddler in hospital, woman dead following stabbings at Surrey townhouse
111531home2113The end of double cupping: Tim Hortons ditches two cups in favour of one with sleeve
111529home2114VIDEO: Fake news creates serious issues for battling pandemic, chief public health doc says
111513home2115RCMP looking for break-and-enter suspect with 11 warrants on the Island
111505home2116At least 49 cases of COVID-19 linked to wedding in Calgary: Alberta Health
111492home2117Wreckage of decades-old plane crash discovered on mountain near Harrison Lake
111488home2118‘I am not leaving without my son,’ says mother of missing Manning Park hiker
111486home2119Bear kills llama on Vancouver Island, prompting concerns over livestock
111482home2120B.C. dad pledges to appeal quashed call for mandatory masks, distancing in schools
111480home2121RCMP cleared in fatal shooting of armed Lytton man in distress, police watchdog finds
111476home2122Williams Lake man treated for gunshot wound after accidental shooting: RCMP
111474home2123B.C. records 127 fatal overdoses in September, roughly 4 each day
111470home2124Sex workers allegedly called to farm of Okanagan man convicted of assault, RCMP investigating
111468home2125Early voters more likely to favour NDP, but overall B.C. election is tightening: poll
111462home2126Wave of racist emails ‘unleashed’ on B.C. researchers investigating racism in health care
111446home2127Green leader Sonia Furstenau promises to convert BC Ferries back into Crown corporation
111426home2128RCMP: Two men face charges in reported Parksville fatal hit-and-run
111424home2129Vancouver Island man starts website that connects B.C. residents with doctors
111422home2130Accused pleads not guilty in Nanaimo teen’s 2017 murder
111416home2131Denied entry into U.S., Kootenay couple still forced to quarantine for 2 weeks
111408home2132‘Buy a boat,’ Horgan advises anti-maskers on BC Ferries
111391home2133Family devastated as search for missing Manning Park hiker suspended
111377home2134UPDATE: More sailings cancelled after ferry breaks down
111347home2135‘Please pray for our son,’ says mother of missing Manning Park hiker
111357home2136Courtenay-Comox race could prove close again, says prof
111343home2137Anti-mask protesters cause disturbance on ferry at Horseshoe Bay
111341home2138Chocolate chip cookies, banana bread top list of B.C.’s favourite desserts
111328home2139Smashed pumpkins provide a royal Thanksgiving feast for animals at Island sanctuary
111320home2140Spectators no longer allowed at B.C. indoor sporting facilities
111318home2141Family of dead B.C. football star sues Saskatchewan government
111316home2142B.C. Liberals pledge $750M to build or buy more social housing
111309home2143Winter championships canceled for B.C. university athletes
111300home2144Horgan on delayed tourism, small business aid: ‘It’s happening now, dude’
111282home2145Penticton mass-murderer to spend life in prison, 25 years before parole
111276home2146Customer throws hot coffee on employee through McDonald’s drive-thru window in Nanaimo
111274home21473 million pounds of flash frozen, delicious prawns sitting in B.C. cold storage
111270home2148New trial ordered for woman accused of sexually assaulting teen in Surrey
111264home2149Penticton mass-murderer apologizes: ‘I tragically disrupted so many lives’
111262home2150B.C. voters prioritize environment in upcoming election: survey
111260home2151BC Liberal candidate resigns after comparing free birth control to eugenics
111253home2152B.C. Green leader pushes Horgan on climate, Wilkinson on debt
111251home2153Langley all-candidates Zoom debate hijacked with lewd comments, sexual acts
111278home2154Dead salmon smolt at Island river remain a mystery
111255home2155Canadian whisky company captures Nanaimo bar in a bottle
111241home2156Family of Indigenous teen who was found dead in B.C. group home pushes for public inquiry
111232home2157VIDEO: Abbotsford woman records unusual object in the sky
111766home2158Northern B.C. study using salmon DNA to count annual runs
112073entertainment1Never before seen painting by famed B.C. artist Emily Carr gifted to Victoria gallery
112048entertainment2ARTS AROUND: Stop and smell the flowers at the Rollin Art Centre
112030entertainment3Cure the blues with PanAmour at Char’s Landing
111977entertainment4Alberni Valley Words on Fire goes international
111575entertainment5Giuliani caught in hotel bedroom scene in new ‘Borat’ film
111541entertainment6ARTS AROUND: Giant book sale cancelled for 2020
111383entertainment7Port Alberni’s DRAW Gallery celebrates art online and in person
112028trending-now1Who are you calling a trash panda? Raccoon takes a shift at Toronto Tim Hortons
111888trending-now2Northern Lights return to dance across the Yukon sky
111813trending-now3Seth Rogen talks about fighting cannabis stigma, why pot should be as accepted as beer
111799trending-now4QUIZ: A celebration of colour
111653trending-now5Anonymous Instagram page reviews COVID-19 safety measures at B.C. businesses
111543trending-now6Trudeau and his family decide against trick-or-treating this year due to COVID
111527trending-now7Narwhal tusk discovered in Calgary Goodwill pile to be donated to university
111352trending-now8QUIZ: Are you ready for the B.C. election?
111335trending-now9Unofficial holidays: Here’s what people are celebrating for the week of Oct. 18 to 24
111341trending-now10Chocolate chip cookies, banana bread top list of B.C.’s favourite desserts
111232trending-now11VIDEO: Abbotsford woman records unusual object in the sky
111942community1VIDEO: Boaters encounter pod of humpbacks in Georgia Strait
112009community2Hupacasath First Nation elder feted with family parade in Port Alberni
111991community3Port Alberni’s post-Halloween pumpkin pick-up returns
111797community4Final day for Arrowvale pumpkin patch is Oct. 25
111692community5Ryan Reynolds text almost gives away Shuswap boy’s birthday surprise
111597community6VIDEO: Quintet of bears frolic in Alberni Valley yard
111560community7Coast Guard towed rudderless sailors to Port Hardy hours before a powerful storm
111522community8Port Alberni Family Guidance turns 50
111621community9Gyro Club donation comes at good time for Ty Watson House Hospice
111484community10Vancouver Island colleges, universities host virtual tours
111337community11More funding available through Alberni Valley Community Foundation
111328community12Smashed pumpkins provide a royal Thanksgiving feast for animals at Island sanctuary
111859marketplace1Nothing spooky about these Halloween recycling tips!
112000letters1LETTER: Respect for housing is a two-way street
111994letters2LETTER: Premature pronouncements puzzling
111525letters3LETTER: New operator could make money for Alberni Pacific Railway
112058video1B.C.’s COVID-19 case count jumps by 287, another senior home outbreak
111971video2B.C. records 217 more COVID-19 cases, mask use urged
111942video3VIDEO: Boaters encounter pod of humpbacks in Georgia Strait
111865video4B.C. shatters COVID-19 records with 817 weekend cases; masks now expected indoors
111274fishing13 million pounds of flash frozen, delicious prawns sitting in B.C. cold storage
111911photo-galleries1VIDEO: Scientists remove 98 ‘murder hornets’ just south of Canadian border in Washington
81647sip-savour1Raise your glass: Award-winning spirits, handcrafted on Vancouver Island
84157federal-election12019 FEDERAL ELECTION: Meet the candidates for the Courtenay-Alberni riding
100692travel1Discover Alberni Valley
111567provincial-election1Green Party’s Istace apologizes for remark about First Nations gaming grants being a ‘handout’
111515provincial-election2B.C. VOTES 2020: Mid Island-Pacific Rim candidates weigh in on forestry, tourism, LNG
111448provincial-election3BC VOTES 2020: Liberal candidate Helen Poon offers to donate MLA salary if elected
111393provincial-election4BC VOTES 2020: Mid Island-Pacific Rim candidates discuss tourism during COVID-19