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UNDER EVACUATION: 100 Mile seeks advice from Fort McMurray

100 Mile House prepares its re-entry plan as the closest to return in Cariboo

Australian firefighters bring experience to the B.C. wildfire battle

Australian officers and technicians visit Chilliwack to be brief on B.C. blazes

Man found dead near Shawnigan Lake

Man was exploring a cave near Koksilah River Provincial Park

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Sooke man charged with animal cruelty

Dog died after ruptured uterus not treated, says SPCA

More military on the way to help

150 Canadian Armed Forces members headed to B.C.

Soldiers from Edmonton head for fire zone

225 army members, vehicles on way to Williams Lake

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Victoria Crescent joins downtown Nanaimo street fair
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Fire in Harewood area
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The Occidental Hotel has been a gathering place for 130 years
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Silly Boats prove seaworthy at Nanaimo regatta
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UNDER EVACUATION: Couple leaves fate of home in Mother Nature’s hands

Kind gestures help soften the anxiety as evacuees play the waiting game for updates on fire growth

Welfare, disability rates to see $100 boost

New rates are $1,133 for a person receiving disability assistance, $710 for income assistance

Nanaimo’s Victoria Crescent joins the bathtub weekend fun

Downtown Nanaimo Bathtub Day Street Fair spans Commercial Street and Victoria Crescent

Bathtub racers all trying for top spot in Nanaimo

Great International World Championship Bathtub Race race takes place Sunday (July 23) in Nanaimo

It’s raining in Williams Lake, but not for long

Emergency personnel are getting some short-term relief as rain falls in Williams Lake

VIDEO: Entangled sea lion rescued near Tofino

An adult female Steller sea lion was facing a potentially painful and slow death on Cleland Island.

Vehicle crashes into Ladysmith storefront after driver has footwear trouble

A 69-year-old motorist crashed into the window of a Ladysmith storefront on Saturday morning

More than 50 illegal fires reported in two days: Coastal Fire Centre

Ignoring a fire ban carries a $1,150 fine

Premier John Horgan appoints new ICBC, BC Hydro chairs

Christy Clark appointees Barry Penner, Brad Bennett out

Residents trying to put out fire delayed firefighters’ response on Railway Avenue

In-rushing oxygen caused flash-over explosion igniting two duplex homes in Nanaimo

$575 fine possible for tossing lit cigarette butts from cars

Police following up with fines for tossing lit smokes from vehicles

Krog passed over for cabinet, named NDP caucus chairman

Nanaimo MLA Leonard Krog will be caucus chairman of B.C.’s new governing party

Sapphire ring stolen during real estate open house

A sapphire ring was stolen Sunday from a home on Gulfview Drive