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Great Shakeout earthquake drill happening at 10:19 a.m.

Worldwide event has become an annual practice set for the third Thursday every October

Year of the Dog: Vancouver Police dog charity calendar now on sale

The $15 calendar raises money for the BC Cancer Foundation and the BC Children’s Hospital

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge expecting child in April

Kate Middleton had announced she was expecting a child back in September

Five Aboriginal B.C. knowledge keepers to know

These museums and dedicated Indigenous leaders are crucial to cultural revitalization in B.C.

  • Oct 17th, 2017

Dodgeball is a wild sport – and Canada is very good

World championships set to begin on Friday outside of Toronto

#MeToo: Women tell stories of sexual assault and harassment on social media

Actress Alyssa Milano started the movement in wake of allegations against Harvey Weinstein

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Buccaneers win 10th straight
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VIU women's soccer team looks for a scoring chance against Langara

     

    Nanaimo Theatre Group begins season with Key for Two

       

      Jallabert scores fifth goal of the game

         

        Police recover Blue Jays rings, including 1992 World Series ring, stolen in 1994

        Toronto-area police say they learned last week the stolen items were being sold online.

        Tim Hortons rolls out Buffalo sauce latte

        Two locations in Buffalo, N.Y., will serve the new drink

        Fraser Health introduces first hospital ‘trauma dog’ in B.C.

        Therapy dogs can help patients reduce stress and comfort them if they are lonely or depressed

        VIDEO: Drone footage shows wolf vs. moose fight in Canada

        The video was taken in northern Ontario and posted to YouTube by Dan Nystedt.

        Can’t Facebook? You’re not alone

        No avocado toast photos or arguing about politics on the social media site

        VIDEO: Tumbling pandas dominate the internet

        Toronto Zoo compiles panda videos, adds opera music: Presto

        • Oct 7th, 2017

        Free pumpkin spice lattes at 7/11

        Popular convenience store is getting in on the October action with free tasters this Wednesday

        BEST DRESSED: Hudson’s Bay Co. unveils kit for Pyeongchang Olympics

        Mitten sales have contributed more than $30 million to the Canadian Olympic Foundation

        Island councillor apologizes for crappy “joke”

        A Qualicum Beach city councillor left a bag of dog poop on a bylaw officer’s desk, later apologizes.

        VIDEO: Helping B.C. teens ‘bounce back’ from depression

        New program aims to help youth self-diagnose with online exercise or coach

        • Oct 2nd, 2017

        Canadian Space Agency, partners developing plans for lunar space station

        Tentative plan would see an SLS rocket travel around the moon unmanned in 2019, then with astronauts

        REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

        In case you missed it, here’s a look at replay-worthy highlights from across the province this week

        Ontario town offers 90 per cent off land, other incentives to move there

        Would-be residents can purchase parcels of land overlooking a nine-hole golf course for $500

        Doctors warn eyeball tattoos could lead to blindness, severe infections

        Ophthalmologists warn ink can be carried throughout the eye and pose a greater risk to the organ