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Parkinson SuperWalk goes virtual throughout B.C. due to COVID-19

People encouraged to walk around their neighbourhood, along community trails, through parks, forests

Reimagined campaign continues to make Vancouver Island wishes come true

#UnWinedOutside allows participants to support Make-A-Wish Foundation, local businesses

QUIZ: Do you know the truth?

In what has been described as a post-truth era, how much do you know about truth and lies?

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Canadian Tire replaces stolen toys for Salvation Army
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Meet B.C.'s oldest lawyer

VIDEO: Internet famous Yukon-based bhangra dancer explores Vancouver Island

Gurdeep Pandher spreads joy through dance, forms cross-cultural connections amid pandemic

Island youth starts virtual race against racism

Cailyn Collins says people can take part in the cause from anywhere

QUIZ: How much do you know about British Columbia?

On this B.C. Day long weekend, put your knowledge of our province to the test

Island bottle depot holds drive to help former worker

Dennis Renaud was diagnosed with cancer only months after retiring

QUIZ: A summer’s day on the water

How much do you know about boats and other watercraft?

Victoria Humane Society rallies to save sick golden retriever puppy surrendered in Nanaimo

Six-week-old Elliott battles severe pneumonia

  • Jul 25, 2020

QUIZ: In honour of Prince George

The heir to the British throne celebrates his birthday on July 22

Monsoon Festival of Performing Arts turns digital for fifth anniversary

The festival celebrates South Asian artists and performers

QUIZ: Are you ready for a summer road trip?

How much do you really know about roads, motor vehicles and car culture? Take this quiz to find out.

Alzheimer’s society offering online support for caregivers in Nanaimo

Webinars explore ‘mindfulness’ in caring for dementia patients

Inside the undefined world of a Rainbow Family gathering in B.C.

Celebrations are underway to mark the annual gathering of the controversial Rainbow Family of Living Light

96-year-old woman scales B.C. butte with help of family, friends

‘I did as I was told and I enjoyed every minute of it’

QUIZ: A celebration of dogs

These are the dog days of summer. How much do you know about dogs?

Vancouver Island watchdog groups calling for independent monitoring of long-term care facilities

SICC/COL Submission In response to recent media on conditions in long term…

  • Jun 29, 2020

Nanaimo hospital’s ICU project receives $100,000 donation

Coastland Wood Industries’ Shields Foundation supports hospital foundation campaign