Space agency picks ex-astronaut to figure out how to get people to Mars in one piece

Of Canada’s 10 retired astronauts, Dave Williams is one of only three who practised medicine

King the wire fox terrier takes Westminster’s best in show

Wire fox terriers have won 15 times at the nation’s most prestigious dog show

Michelle Obama’s Grammy appearance did not impress mom

Her mom asked if she had seen any of the ‘real stars’

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800-year-old carving log arrives in Port Alberni
Canadian Maritime Engineering catamaran
Port Alberni Gymnastics Academy hosts invitational
Alberni Valley Bantam Bulldogs headed to provincials

VIDEO: Skier pulled through snowy street by SUV

It’s not uncommon for people to use skis to get around in a snow storm!

Tiny monkey stolen from Palm Beach zoo

Florida police are the hunt for stolen monkey

VIDEO: Otters enjoy a snow day at Vancouver Aquarium

Tanu, Katmai, Mak, Kunik, Rialto and Hardy were taking part in an enrichment session

German airport working on flying taxis

Actually operating such taxis to bring people to and from airport must wait until legalization

RCMP seek kids’ help in naming new police dogs

Contest winners and names will be announced April 30.

Elk herd crosses highway in B.C.’s Okanagan

Rare sight caught on camera by local resident

A breed apart: Rare Westminster dogs have ring to themselves

While 48 French bulldogs vied Monday to be best of their breed, there were only one harrier and one English foxhound

VIDEO: Dolphins befriend killer whale off B.C. coast

Resident southern killer whales don’t naturally hunt dolphins

Dog DNA testing takes off, and debate ensues

More than a million dogs have been tested in little over a decade

Would you rather go out on Valentine’s Day or stay home with your dog?

A new poll suggests nearly half of British Columbians prefer to spend it at home with their pet

Wind steals Abbotsford’s trampolines

Many residents awoke to find either their trampoline missing or else a surprise in their yards

Companies make room for the office power nap, recognizing need for rest

Employers begin to realize millennials want a more healthy workplace

Texas students don wigs in tribute to late painter Bob Ross

About four dozen students wore wigs, blue button-down shirts and held palettes of paint

Escape the Winter Blues with West Shore Destinations

Take the grey out of your day

  • Feb 8, 2019

Quebec middle-schooler lands world’s ‘coolest job’

Meganne Dagenais lands job as toy tester, possibly set to become the most popular kid in her school