Defence lawyer: Kevin Addison should be convicted of manslaughter

!Marcy Lunn, whose father Michael was killed in the April 2014 Western Forest Products Nanaimo mill shooting, is relieved that the trial for Kevin Douglas Addison, the accused in the incident, is drawing to a close. Closing arguments in the case were made Monday in B.C. Supreme Court in Nanaimo. - Karl Yu
  • Nanaimo updated Sep 26, 2016 at 7:02 PM

The accused in an April 2014 shooting at a Nanaimo sawmill wasn’t in the frame of mind to knowingly commit murder, said his lawyer.


Duke and Duchess welcomed by Heiltsuk Nation in rainy Bella Bella

  • Bella Bella  updated Sep 26, 2016 at 9:34 PM

Royals take in culture-sharing ceremony, visit to elders' lodge and youth centre, and dedicate Great Bear Rainforest


Vancouver Island University professor's novel placed on Scotiabank Giller Prize longlist

  • Nanaimo updated Sep 26, 2016 at 5:03 PM

NANAIMO - Novelist Kathy Page's book, a collection of short stories, The Two of Us is on the Giller Prize's longlist.


Spotlight Academy creates scholarship program for upcoming acting class

  • Nanaimo updated Sep 26, 2016 at 4:48 PM

NANAIMO - Auditions for Spotlight Academy's free Acting 101 for Stage program are Thursday (Sept. 29).


William and Kate greet Canadians at the B.C. Legislature lawn

  • Victoria updated Sep 26, 2016 at 4:39 PM

Duchess of Cambridge offers parenting tips to one fan with six-month-old girl

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Brad Trost urges former Harper aide Guy Giorno to repay moving expenses

  • posted Sep 26, 2016 at 3:26 PM

Leadership hopeful urges Tory aide to repay

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