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126549news1Teamsters say CN transferring workers across country twice in one year
126547news2Grizzly bears move north in High Arctic as climate change expands range
126545news3Lawyers for QuadrigaCX clients request exhumation of late founder’s remains
126539news4Prince George RCMP use bait packages to catch porch pirates over the holidays
126541news5From fourth place, Singh says he’d rather push Liberals than work with Tories
126529news6Canada Post carrier seriously injured after dog attack in Greater Victoria
126527news7Nanaimo mayor wants B.C. to institutionalize severely mental ill people who are homeless
126524news8Five things of note from Trudeau’s mandate letters to his ministers
126523news9Scheer’s resignation tips party into internal war over school tuition payments
126534news10Lantzville, Snaw-Naw-As asking for lower speed limit on Island Highway
126518news12Canadian tissue banks ready to help victims of New Zealand volcanic eruption
126473news13Sentencing for B.C. father who murdered two young daughters starts Monday
126505news14Workers at auto dealerships in Nanaimo and Victoria set up picket lines
126503news15Nuts! 75 years since U.S. troops thwarted Hitler’s last gamble
126499news16‘Safer opioid’ has sparked a crisis in vulnerable countries
126496news17Trudeau sets 2025 deadline to remove B.C. fish farms
126494news18Federal justice minister looks to larger reforms on doctor-assisted death
126492news19As air rights rules set to land, Garneau readies to overhaul airport operations
126490news20UPDATED: Transportation Safety Board finishes work at plane crash site, investigation continues
126488news21Navigating ‘fever phobia’: B.C. doctor gives tips on when a sick kid should get to the ER
126479news22Indigenous mother wins $20,000 racial discrimination case against Vancouver police
126463news23B.C. vet talks tips for winter travel with pets
126461news24B.C. driver has car impounded for speeding to church
126454news25Suspect breaks into party supply store, steals 150 pairs of cosmetic contacts
126452news26Cranbrook man calls for ban after dog caught in leg hold trap
126449news27House gets two Trump impeachment charges after Judiciary vote
126446news28Trudeau tells ministers openness, co-operation are key in minority government
126444news29B.C. Crown corporation immune from taxation, but may still have to pay GST: court
126442news30‘He was good for the West:’ Sadness, surprise in Saskatchewan over Scheer
126440news31VIDEO: More air-passenger rights go into effect this weekend
126438news32Johnson claims Brexit mandate with new conservative majority
126423news33Students coming up with signature VIU chocolate
126433news34Nanaimo mechanical engineer writes thief tracking program
126421news35Nanaimo Flying Club to honour pilot killed in Gabriola plane crash
126419news36‘British Columbians are paying too much’: Eby directs ICBC to delay rate application
126414news37Boris Johnson’s Conservatives headed for majority: UK exit poll
126411news38Race to replace Andrew Scheer could be a crowded one
126401news39Poll finds most Canadians want Huawei barred from the country’s 5G networks
126395news40Owner surrenders dogs chained up outside among scrap metal, garbage to BC SPCA
126399news41Ethics law forbids ex-minister Philpott from paid work for First Nation
126397news42Conservative leader resigns: A timeline of Andrew Scheer’s political career
126391news43BC Hydro offers tips as collisions with power poles increase
126386news44Are hybrids worth the cost?
126384news45Canadian airline passengers to be eligible for $1,000 in compensation for delayed flights
126379news46UPDATE: VIU student dies, another injured in car crash on Nanaimo Lakes Road
126377news47RCMP must bury three sex mannequins found in Manning Park
126375news48Mount Washington receives more than 30cm of snow
126371news49B.C. seniors need better vaccine protection, advocate says
126368news50RCMP rescue wounded raven on Vancouver Island highway
126366news51Be aware of ticks when chopping down Christmas trees
126364news52No chronic wasting disease found in deer carcass brought to Nanaimo
126356news53‘Not a decision I came to lightly:’ Scheer to resign as Conservative leader
126351news54Baloney Meter: Is Trudeau’s mandate the ‘weakest’ in Canadian history?
126349news55Trump criticizes climate activist Thunberg after Time honour
126347news56More rowers come forward with complaints about UVic coach
126345news57Gabriola Island plane crash victim identified; witnesses describe ‘explosion’
126341news58UPDATE: Furry fire victims recovering in Nanaimo
126335news59Process to identify those killed in Gabriola plane crash could take days
126333news60B.C. makes regulatory change in battle against money laundering
126327news61Northern California man charged with aiding B.C. fugitive Brandon Teixeira
126323news62Process to identify those killed in Gabriola plane crash could take days
126318news63‘Honest mistake:’ RCMP says B.C. cannabis shop can keep image of legendary Mountie
126314news64Alberta premier opens war room to promote ‘truth’ about energy industry
126312news65B.C. guide fined $2K in first conviction under new federal whale protection laws
126310news66Feds urge Air Canada to fix booking problems as travel season approaches
126308news67Almost 14,000 Canadians killed by opioids since 2016: new national study
126306news68Chevron’s move to exit Kitimat LNG project a dash of ‘cold water’ for gas industry
126304news69Conservation officers put down fawn blinded by pellet gun in Nanaimo
126302news70UPDATE: VIU student died in crash on Nanaimo Lakes Road
126294news71Penticton RCMP warn of new ‘porting’ scam that puts internet banking, online accounts at risk
126292news72Paul Manly votes against first Liberal confidence vote ‘based on principle’
126290news73‘A loud sonic boom’: Gabriola Island residents recount fatal plane crash
126288news74Thunberg ‘a bit surprised’ to be Time ‘Person of the Year’
126277news75Experiment from Ballenas students heads to International Space Station
126263news76UPDATED: No survivors in Gabriola Island plane crash: RCMP
126256news77VIDEO: Harbour Air makes history with first electric aircraft test flight
126252news78Striking Western Forest Products workers willing to ‘modify position’ if talks progress
126343news79Nanoose residents want court sports at their local park
126248news80No injuries reported in five-vehicle pileup in Nanoose Bay
126261news81Trudeau’s minority Liberal government survives first confidence vote
126258news82The Grinch who Stole a Hedge: Security camera captures Chilliwack tree theft
126239news83The Russell Troupe finds a comfort zone in small Island community
126246news84Salmonella outbreak in Canada linked to rodents and snakes
126265news85No survivors in Gabriola Island plane crash
126237news86Meng Wanzhou wins right to more documents involving arrest at Vancouver airport
126234news87B.C. woman charged in connection to stolen vehicle smash-up in Kamloops
126283news88B.C. patients wait 41% longer than national average to see a walk-in doctor: Medimap
126229news89Dogs and cat rescued in house fire in south Nanaimo
126223news90Truck with body inside found at bottom of lake near ferry in Kootenays
126221news91VIDEO: Calgary man narrowly escapes from avalanche while running at Lake Louise
126214news92RCMP asks Kootenay cannabis shop to remove image of famous Mountie from storefront
126212news93BC Ferries adds 170 extra sailings for the holidays
126200news94One year after arrests, Canadians held in China set to face trial
126198news95Anti-money laundering agency warns casinos to watch gamers playing with bank drafts
126191news96Kitchen fire in Nanaimo sends one man to hospital
126180news97Man in mobility scooter falls 30 feet down Vancouver SkyTrain elevator shaft
126176news98Japanese students visit Nanaimo-Ladysmith for cultural exchange
126164news99UPDATE: Man with memory loss and mobility issues has been located
126205news100Democrats announce agreement on North American trade pact
126156news101Canadian actor aboard cruise ship saw beginning of New Zealand volcano eruption
126154news102China hints at national security trials for 2 Canadians detained for one year
126152news103B.C. seaplane company set to test the first commercial electronic plane
126150news104Bill Cosby loses appeal of sexual assault conviction
126148news105‘We must act’: Democrats unveil Trump impeachment charges
126146news106Fireballs to fill the sky Friday for brightest meteor shower of the year
126139news107Province sues over sailing incident that killed teen with disabilities
126135news108Nanaimo Crime Stoppers stockings make perfect stuffers
126126news109First Nations want Big Bar landslide cleared ASAP to allow fish passage
126124news110Vancouver Island police first in B.C. to offer mental health resiliency training
126120news111Assessed value of Lower Mainland homes expected to decrease in 2020
126107news112Chilliwack family’s therapy dog injured in hit and run
126105news113UPDATE: Electrical short caused motorhome fire
126102news114Cougar destroyed in Penticton area after mauling dog, killing cat
126093news115Nanaimo blues musician’s mother’s home burglarized and ransacked
126089news116UPDATED: Man taken to hospital after barricading himself in Victoria synagogue
126087news117Dance cancelled after Alberta teacher’s climate lesson prompts online threats
126122news118Chamber of commerce wants to check out Nanaimo’s best Christmas lights
126083news119Feds not enforcing standards on Hungarian duck imports, B.C. farmer says
126081news120‘Kind of lacking:’ Injured Bronco wonders why Canada won’t fund spinal surgery
126079news121In surprise move, defence won’t call witnesses for accused in Abbotsford school killing
126077news122New caller ID verification program expected to protect Canadians from ‘spoof’ calls
126075news123Liberals to release fiscal update before Christmas, Morneau says
126073news12474% of 911 calls are from cellphones, so know your location: E-Comm
126069news125No negligence in RCMP actions in B.C. teen’s overdose death: Watchdog
126063news126320 years since the ‘Big One’ doesn’t mean it’s overdue: B.C. professor
126059news127B.C. coroner asking for help identifying man found dead in Peace region
126057news128Lawyer competence includes knowledge of Indigenous-Crown history: B.C. law society
126053news1295 dead, many more missing in eruption of New Zealand volcano
126051news130Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at age 85
126049news131Wealth of Canadians divided along racial lines, says report on income inequality
126039news132Island Health expanding baby bed program in Nanaimo
126026news133Vancouver ‘party bus’ slapped with $27,000+ fine for carrying minors, alcohol on board
126023news134B.C. universities post $340 million worth of surpluses thanks to international student tuition
126036news135Rescue dogs come to Canada in search of forever families
126034news136Ontario court to hear challenge to prison needle ban this week
126030news137Conservatives urge Morneau to deliver ‘urgent’ fall economic update
126021news138INFOGRAPHIC: How much money did your local university or college make last year?
126016news139B.C. creates $8.5M organization to improve safety for health care workers
126014news140Snuneymuxw First Nation shuffles leadership with council election
126012news141North Korea conducts ‘important test’ at once-dismantled site
126010news142B.C. treaty commissioner expects UNDRIP bill to speed treaty talks, more deals
126008news143Kovrig clings to humour as ‘two Michaels’ near one year in Chinese prison
126006news144Hong Kong protests mark 6-month mark with massive rally
126000news145Brain injury from domestic abuse a ‘public health crisis,’ says B.C. researcher
125986news146Campbell River mom’s iPhone containing priceless photos stolen from Victoria hospital parkade
125984news147‘Norovirus-like’ outbreak interrupts Bantam hockey showcase in Greater Victoria
125981news148Couple collecting empties for VIU scholarships can’t pick up cans on campus anymore
125995news149No flu outbreaks in Nanaimo yet, but health authority still recommends flu shot
125979news150$578: that’s how much your first distracted driving ticket will cost with recent premium hikes
125977news151Kelowna man attempts to steal bait bike from RCMP parking lot
125971news152Raise the curtains: New outdoor theatre coming to Parksville
125968news153Nanaimo’s November was much drier than normal
125866news154Support group offered for B.C. grandparents raising kids
125961news155VIDEO: Boys help rescue Cariboo bear cub
125959news156Alberta’s top court upholds conviction in deaths of couple and grandson
125950news157VIU scholarships created in honour of grad who died in plane crash
126041news158Nanaimo Airport CEO retiring next year
125947news159B.C. pharmaceutical company’s stocks double in value after successful lupus drug trial
125944news160RDN residents display good recycling habits
125942news161Second warning on romaine lettuce from California region as another E. coli case reported
125940news162Six B.C. municipalities accepted as interveners in Supreme Court of Canada carbon-pricing case
125935news163Residents in B.C. city could face 133% tax hike in ‘worst case’ lawsuit outcome: report
125937news164Students educate on environmental efforts at south Nanaimo school
125929news165B.C. Transit finds 28 used fareboxes online, saves $300,000
125925news166Many of Canada’s working poor can’t afford lawyers, don’t qualify for legal aid
125919news167‘Things haven’t changed enough:’ Ecole Polytechnique anniversary prompts reflection
125913news168‘We are all worried:’ Downtown hotel developers to meet with City of Nanaimo
125915news169BC Hydro reservoirs see record low rain across Vancouver Island
125909news170VIDEO: John Lennon’s iconic Rolls Royce rolls into Vancouver Island college for checkup
125905news171VIDEO: Federal Liberals’ throne speech welcomes opposition’s ideas
125903news172Petition calls for appeal of ex-Burns Lake mayor’s sentence for sex assault
125901news173Northwest B.C. wildlife shelter rescues particularly tiny bear cub
125899news174Police seek owner of ‘very old gold’ watch found in central Nanaimo
125894news175BC firefighters to help battle Australian bushfires
125892news176B.C. NDP touts the end of MSP premiums
125881news177Illicit drug deaths down, but B.C. coroner says thousands still overdose
125879news178Trustees ask for more help after tearful meeting on B.C. school’s ‘toxic’ stench
125874news179One of B.C’s last surviving strip clubs baring all again for Christmas charity
125872news180University of Victoria researchers develop industry-changing ‘hyper-glue’
125870news181Threats to the Fraser River at ‘new zenith,’ says river conservationist
125862news182Final appeal rejected for man convicted in deaths of missing Alberta seniors
125858news183More than 200 patients died waiting for organ transplants in 2018: report
125856news184Infants should be tested for autism if older siblings are diagnosed, Canadian study suggests
125851news185Democrats take major step in drafting articles of impeachment on Trump
125836news186VIDEO: Rockslide closes part of Highway 93 in Fairmont Hot Springs
125829news187Province gives $4.93M boost to school-based gang prevention program
125815news189Taxpayers at e-town hall meeting ask for more sidewalks in Nanaimo
125809news190School districts looking to partner with RDN on recycling education
125807news191Opening day delayed at Mount Washington
125805news192Province begins forfeiture of Shawnigan contaminated soil site
125794news193RCMP officer was justified using hose in rooftop standoff: B.C. watchdog
125786news194Union for parole officers at B.C. halfway house says public safety at risk
125778news195B.C. bans logging in sensitive Silverdaisy area in Skagit River Valley
125776news196Surrey fugitive captured in California was motivated by revenge, $160,000: court documents
125773news197VIDEO: Feds say next carbon price hike won’t be decided til 2022
125764news198Island fish processing plant still discharges contaminated effluent, activist says
125762news199Coroners service investigating following death of Comox Valley military firefighter
125784news200RCMP launch month-long impaired driving counterattack campaign
125754news201Vancouver police officer fined $1,500 after hitting pedestrian
125714news202VIDEO: B.C. researchers to offer low-cost prosthetic hands
125724news203Canada home to 6.5 million people with one or more disability
125702news204Third child luring incident within a week in West Kelowna
125686news205Nanaimo city council expected to vote on 5.2-per cent property tax increase
125672news206Prince Rupert man who killed foster parents in 2017 receives three-year sentence
125591news207Nanaimo senior stuck in hospital in Thailand after fall
126514business1Swoop airlines adds three destinations in 2020 – Victoria, Kamloops, San Diego
126511business2Aid a priority for idled Vancouver Island loggers, John Horgan says
126329business3Canada’s maple syrup production reaches record high while honey output drops
126316business4Laid-off forest workers converge on B.C. legislature
126279business5Millennial Money: How procrastinators can win at gift-giving
126182business6Strata rental bans escape B.C. speculation tax through 2021, Carole James says
126113business7Backlash to Peloton ad could boost exercise equipment maker’s sales, experts say
125923business8Economy lost 71,200 jobs in November, unemployment rate climbs to 5.9%
125842business9Errington mill closes, approximately 50 workers lose their jobs
125973business10Gogo’s tree farm celebrates 90th year of growing Christmas trees
125788business11Cannabis ice cream? Province prepares for B.C. Bud edibles
126254sports1First Snuneymuxw Fight Night to be held at community gym
126141sports2Former Nanaimo Pirate selected Czech Baseball’s Coach of the Year
126028sports3Nanaimo Clippers score teddy bears, win one on weekend
126032sports4Time to think about this year’s top teams and star athletes
125846sports5Winners toasted at Nanaimo’s Hangover Bonspiel
124900sports6Nanaimo powerlifters set B.C. records, personal bests
124883sports7Nanaimo Hornets to play first-ever quadruple-header
125849sports8Nanaimo Clippers holding Teddy Bear Toss
124800sports9Quarterway, Chase River winners at cross-country championships
124797sports10Youth soccer fills up the fields in Nanaimo
124576sports11Nanaimo boxers will look to land punches for Ringside Rescue program
124523sports12Headlocks for Hunger pro wrestling show making its return
124323sports13Nanaimo Clippers win on Matt Irwin night
126543sports14APTN to broadcast hockey games in Plains Cree starting with Jets at Blackhawks
123910sports15Barsby shut down in football playoffs
123841sports16Barsby wins high school cross-country provincials
123604sports17VIU soccer teams in the mix at nationals
123457sports18VIU women’s basketball team starts with back-to-back wins
123459sports19Island Division-leading Clippers shut out Kings 6-0
123323sports20Nanaimo beats Oceanside in junior B hockey matchup
123310sports21Nanaimo’s marathon runners fit and fast in Victoria
123064sports22Nanaimo high schools claim Island championships in cross-country
126425sports23Markstrom makes 43 saves to lift Canucks to 1-0 OT win over Hurricanes
126389sports2410 ex-NFL players charged with defrauding healthcare program
126339sports25Raptors fans show Kawhi the love in his return to Toronto
126275sports26Tavares scores twice as Maple Leafs earn 4-1 win over Canucks
125991sports27B.C.-born hockey official talks to IIHF about switching European rule book to NHL rules
125989sports28Miller nets winner as Canucks edge Sabres 6-5 in OT
125890sports29Oscar Hickes: Longest running hockey tournament on Vancouver Island cancelled
126429life1Fashion Fridays: A masterclass on H&M knitwear
126431life3Fired up for winter wear
125933life4Fashion Fridays: Ethical and sustainable gifts for the season
126285life5Couple’s love of Oak Bay Beach Hotel leads to purchase of strata unit
125897life6Lauren Cartmel opens Ma Maison restaurant
126047life7The art of Kelly Corbett
126516opinion1LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Eco-friendly solutions everywhere
126427opinion2LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Council merely rubber-stamping staff recommendations
126403opinion3LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Religion shouldn’t be forced on students
126373opinion4Beefs & Bouquets, Dec. 12
126250opinion5COLUMN: Avoid the online temptation and buy local
126002opinion6B.C. VIEWS: An engine that hums right along
126071opinion7LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Citizens pay own childcare costs, so should councillors
126143opinion8GUEST COMMENT: City should stop catering to fast-food drive-thrus
126004opinion9LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Gas companies gouging
125864opinion10Beefs & Bouquets, Dec. 5
126178opinion11WFP the Grinch who stole Christmas
126521home2Coins converted to Christmas toys
126527home3Nanaimo mayor wants B.C. to institutionalize severely mental ill people who are homeless
126534home4Lantzville, Snaw-Naw-As asking for lower speed limit on Island Highway
126490home5UPDATED: Transportation Safety Board finishes work at plane crash site, investigation continues
126505home6Workers at auto dealerships in Nanaimo and Victoria set up picket lines
126511home7Aid a priority for idled Vancouver Island loggers, John Horgan says
126454home8Suspect breaks into party supply store, steals 150 pairs of cosmetic contacts
126433home9Nanaimo mechanical engineer writes thief tracking program
126427home10LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Council merely rubber-stamping staff recommendations
126421home11Nanaimo Flying Club to honour pilot killed in Gabriola plane crash
126409home12Nanaimo students hope care packs bring smiles during holiday season
126403home13LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Religion shouldn’t be forced on students
126364home14No chronic wasting disease found in deer carcass brought to Nanaimo
126345home15Gabriola Island plane crash victim identified; witnesses describe ‘explosion’
126343home16Nanoose residents want court sports at their local park
126341home17UPDATE: Furry fire victims recovering in Nanaimo
126265home18No survivors in Gabriola Island plane crash
126292home19Paul Manly votes against first Liberal confidence vote ‘based on principle’
126164home20UPDATE: Man with memory loss and mobility issues has been located
126252home21Striking Western Forest Products workers willing to ‘modify position’ if talks progress
126277home22Experiment from Ballenas students heads to International Space Station
126229home23Dogs and cat rescued in house fire in south Nanaimo
126191home24Kitchen fire in Nanaimo sends one man to hospital
126141home25Former Nanaimo Pirate selected Czech Baseball’s Coach of the Year
126135home26Nanaimo Crime Stoppers stockings make perfect stuffers
126071home27LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Citizens pay own childcare costs, so should councillors
126041home28Nanaimo Airport CEO retiring next year
126032home29Time to think about this year’s top teams and star athletes
126039home30Island Health expanding baby bed program in Nanaimo
126028home31Nanaimo Clippers score teddy bears, win one on weekend
126004home32LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Gas companies gouging
125968home33Nanaimo’s November was much drier than normal
125971home34Raise the curtains: New outdoor theatre coming to Parksville
125950home35VIU scholarships created in honour of grad who died in plane crash
125944home36RDN residents display good recycling habits
125917home37Nanaimo’s angels help those in need at Christmas time
125913home38‘We are all worried:’ Downtown hotel developers to meet with City of Nanaimo
125937home39Students educate on environmental efforts at south Nanaimo school
125899home40Police seek owner of ‘very old gold’ watch found in central Nanaimo
125842home41Errington mill closes, approximately 50 workers lose their jobs
125986home42Campbell River mom’s iPhone containing priceless photos stolen from Victoria hospital parkade
125815home43Taxpayers at e-town hall meeting ask for more sidewalks in Nanaimo
125809home44School districts looking to partner with RDN on recycling education
125591home45Nanaimo senior stuck in hospital in Thailand after fall
126539home21Prince George RCMP use bait packages to catch porch pirates over the holidays
126529home22Canada Post carrier seriously injured after dog attack in Greater Victoria
126524home23Five things of note from Trudeau’s mandate letters to his ministers
126523home24Scheer’s resignation tips party into internal war over school tuition payments
126373home25Beefs & Bouquets, Dec. 12
126481home26Wagon wheels can now be any size! B.C. community scraps 52 obsolete bylaws
126423home27Students coming up with signature VIU chocolate
126379home28UPDATE: VIU student dies, another injured in car crash on Nanaimo Lakes Road
126488home29Navigating ‘fever phobia’: B.C. doctor gives tips on when a sick kid should get to the ER
126496home210Trudeau sets 2025 deadline to remove B.C. fish farms
126479home211Indigenous mother wins $20,000 racial discrimination case against Vancouver police
126473home212Sentencing for B.C. father who murdered two young daughters starts Monday
126463home213B.C. vet talks tips for winter travel with pets
126461home214B.C. driver has car impounded for speeding to church
126452home215Cranbrook man calls for ban after dog caught in leg hold trap
126444home216B.C. Crown corporation immune from taxation, but may still have to pay GST: court
126442home217‘He was good for the West:’ Sadness, surprise in Saskatchewan over Scheer
126438home218Johnson claims Brexit mandate with new conservative majority
126425home219Markstrom makes 43 saves to lift Canucks to 1-0 OT win over Hurricanes
126411home220Race to replace Andrew Scheer could be a crowded one
126419home221‘British Columbians are paying too much’: Eby directs ICBC to delay rate application
126304home222Conservation officers put down fawn blinded by pellet gun in Nanaimo
126417home223Couple who bought $120k banana duct-taped to wall say artwork will be ‘iconic’
126254home224First Snuneymuxw Fight Night to be held at community gym
126325home225VIDEO: Octopus, bald eagle battle after bird ‘bites off more than it can chew’ in B.C. waters
126395home226Owner surrenders dogs chained up outside among scrap metal, garbage to BC SPCA
126397home227Conservative leader resigns: A timeline of Andrew Scheer’s political career
126391home228BC Hydro offers tips as collisions with power poles increase
126384home229Canadian airline passengers to be eligible for $1,000 in compensation for delayed flights
126377home230RCMP must bury three sex mannequins found in Manning Park
126375home231Mount Washington receives more than 30cm of snow
126371home232B.C. seniors need better vaccine protection, advocate says
126368home233RCMP rescue wounded raven on Vancouver Island highway
126323home234Process to identify those killed in Gabriola plane crash could take days
126366home235Be aware of ticks when chopping down Christmas trees
126143home236GUEST COMMENT: City should stop catering to fast-food drive-thrus
126347home237More rowers come forward with complaints about UVic coach
126339home238Raptors fans show Kawhi the love in his return to Toronto
126316home239Laid-off forest workers converge on B.C. legislature
126318home240‘Honest mistake:’ RCMP says B.C. cannabis shop can keep image of legendary Mountie
126312home241B.C. guide fined $2K in first conviction under new federal whale protection laws
126310home242Feds urge Air Canada to fix booking problems as travel season approaches
126308home243Almost 14,000 Canadians killed by opioids since 2016: new national study
126306home244Chevron’s move to exit Kitimat LNG project a dash of ‘cold water’ for gas industry
126294home245Penticton RCMP warn of new ‘porting’ scam that puts internet banking, online accounts at risk
126288home246Thunberg ‘a bit surprised’ to be Time ‘Person of the Year’
126283home247B.C. patients wait 41% longer than national average to see a walk-in doctor: Medimap
126281home248Toronto Raptors, Don Cherry top the list of Canadians’ Google searches in 2019
126275home249Tavares scores twice as Maple Leafs earn 4-1 win over Canucks
126256home250VIDEO: Harbour Air makes history with first electric aircraft test flight
126302home251UPDATE: VIU student died in crash on Nanaimo Lakes Road
126122home252Chamber of commerce wants to check out Nanaimo’s best Christmas lights
126176home253Japanese students visit Nanaimo-Ladysmith for cultural exchange
126212home254BC Ferries adds 170 extra sailings for the holidays
126248home255No injuries reported in five-vehicle pileup in Nanoose Bay
126105home256UPDATE: Electrical short caused motorhome fire
126258home257The Grinch who Stole a Hedge: Security camera captures Chilliwack tree theft
126246home258Salmonella outbreak in Canada linked to rodents and snakes
126237home259Meng Wanzhou wins right to more documents involving arrest at Vancouver airport
126263home260UPDATED: No survivors in Gabriola Island plane crash: RCMP
126225home261B.C. family’s ‘Feud’ game-show trip ‘meant to happen’ after father’s death
126335home262Process to identify those killed in Gabriola plane crash could take days
126182home263Strata rental bans escape B.C. speculation tax through 2021, Carole James says
126223home264Truck with body inside found at bottom of lake near ferry in Kootenays
126221home265VIDEO: Calgary man narrowly escapes from avalanche while running at Lake Louise
126218home266PHOTOS: Competitive Christmas light display takes sarcastic turn in Princeton
126214home267RCMP asks Kootenay cannabis shop to remove image of famous Mountie from storefront
126198home268Anti-money laundering agency warns casinos to watch gamers playing with bank drafts
126180home269Man in mobility scooter falls 30 feet down Vancouver SkyTrain elevator shaft
126093home270Nanaimo blues musician’s mother’s home burglarized and ransacked
126154home271China hints at national security trials for 2 Canadians detained for one year
126146home272Fireballs to fill the sky Friday for brightest meteor shower of the year
126139home273Province sues over sailing incident that killed teen with disabilities
126126home274First Nations want Big Bar landslide cleared ASAP to allow fish passage
126089home275UPDATED: Man taken to hospital after barricading himself in Victoria synagogue
126014home276Snuneymuxw First Nation shuffles leadership with council election
125995home277No flu outbreaks in Nanaimo yet, but health authority still recommends flu shot
125981home278Couple collecting empties for VIU scholarships can’t pick up cans on campus anymore
126239home279The Russell Troupe finds a comfort zone in small Island community
126178home280WFP the Grinch who stole Christmas
126120home281Assessed value of Lower Mainland homes expected to decrease in 2020
126107home282Chilliwack family’s therapy dog injured in hit and run
126102home283Cougar destroyed in Penticton area after mauling dog, killing cat
126083home284Feds not enforcing standards on Hungarian duck imports, B.C. farmer says
126097home285No reports yet of Canadians affected by New Zealand volcano eruption, feds say
126087home286Dance cancelled after Alberta teacher’s climate lesson prompts online threats
126079home287In surprise move, defence won’t call witnesses for accused in Abbotsford school killing
126002home288B.C. VIEWS: An engine that hums right along
126073home28974% of 911 calls are from cellphones, so know your location: E-Comm
126069home290No negligence in RCMP actions in B.C. teen’s overdose death: Watchdog
126063home291320 years since the ‘Big One’ doesn’t mean it’s overdue: B.C. professor
126061home292Would you leave your baby alone to go to the gym? This Canadian dad did
126059home293B.C. coroner asking for help identifying man found dead in Peace region
126057home294Lawyer competence includes knowledge of Indigenous-Crown history: B.C. law society
126049home295Wealth of Canadians divided along racial lines, says report on income inequality
125973home296Gogo’s tree farm celebrates 90th year of growing Christmas trees
126023home297B.C. universities post $340 million worth of surpluses thanks to international student tuition
126021home298INFOGRAPHIC: How much money did your local university or college make last year?
126026home299Vancouver ‘party bus’ slapped with $27,000+ fine for carrying minors, alcohol on board
126030home2100Conservatives urge Morneau to deliver ‘urgent’ fall economic update
126016home2101B.C. creates $8.5M organization to improve safety for health care workers
126008home2102Kovrig clings to humour as ‘two Michaels’ near one year in Chinese prison
126000home2103Brain injury from domestic abuse a ‘public health crisis,’ says B.C. researcher
125991home2104B.C.-born hockey official talks to IIHF about switching European rule book to NHL rules
125989home2105Miller nets winner as Canucks edge Sabres 6-5 in OT
125984home2106‘Norovirus-like’ outbreak interrupts Bantam hockey showcase in Greater Victoria
125849home2107Nanaimo Clippers holding Teddy Bear Toss
125979home2108$578: that’s how much your first distracted driving ticket will cost with recent premium hikes
125649home2109Coins can add up to a merrier Christmas for kids
125864home2110Beefs & Bouquets, Dec. 5
125977home2111Kelowna man attempts to steal bait bike from RCMP parking lot
125784home2112RCMP launch month-long impaired driving counterattack campaign
125952home2113Bear raids freezer, gorges on Island family’s Christmas baking
125935home2114Residents in B.C. city could face 133% tax hike in ‘worst case’ lawsuit outcome: report
125919home2115‘Things haven’t changed enough:’ Ecole Polytechnique anniversary prompts reflection
125947home2116B.C. pharmaceutical company’s stocks double in value after successful lupus drug trial
125942home2117Second warning on romaine lettuce from California region as another E. coli case reported
125726home2118Give and Go donation drive for holiday charities happens this week
125929home2119B.C. Transit finds 28 used fareboxes online, saves $300,000
125925home2120Many of Canada’s working poor can’t afford lawyers, don’t qualify for legal aid
125923home2121Economy lost 71,200 jobs in November, unemployment rate climbs to 5.9%
125915home2122BC Hydro reservoirs see record low rain across Vancouver Island
125909home2123VIDEO: John Lennon’s iconic Rolls Royce rolls into Vancouver Island college for checkup
125836home2124VIDEO: Rockslide closes part of Highway 93 in Fairmont Hot Springs
125903home2125Petition calls for appeal of ex-Burns Lake mayor’s sentence for sex assault
125901home2126Northwest B.C. wildlife shelter rescues particularly tiny bear cub
125894home2127BC firefighters to help battle Australian bushfires
125892home2128B.C. NDP touts the end of MSP premiums
125890home2129Oscar Hickes: Longest running hockey tournament on Vancouver Island cancelled
125881home2130Illicit drug deaths down, but B.C. coroner says thousands still overdose
125879home2131Trustees ask for more help after tearful meeting on B.C. school’s ‘toxic’ stench
125874home2132One of B.C’s last surviving strip clubs baring all again for Christmas charity
125872home2133University of Victoria researchers develop industry-changing ‘hyper-glue’
125870home2134Threats to the Fraser River at ‘new zenith,’ says river conservationist
125862home2135Final appeal rejected for man convicted in deaths of missing Alberta seniors
125856home2136Infants should be tested for autism if older siblings are diagnosed, Canadian study suggests
125829home2137Province gives $4.93M boost to school-based gang prevention program
125822home2138Vancouver Island town to star in new Syfy series: Resident Alien
125817home2139Half of shoppers say they have no holiday spending budget
125807home2141Opening day delayed at Mount Washington
125805home2142Province begins forfeiture of Shawnigan contaminated soil site
125686home2143Nanaimo city council expected to vote on 5.2-per cent property tax increase
125794home2144RCMP officer was justified using hose in rooftop standoff: B.C. watchdog
125788home2145Cannabis ice cream? Province prepares for B.C. Bud edibles
125786home2146Union for parole officers at B.C. halfway house says public safety at risk
125778home2147B.C. bans logging in sensitive Silverdaisy area in Skagit River Valley
125776home2148Surrey fugitive captured in California was motivated by revenge, $160,000: court documents
125764home2149Island fish processing plant still discharges contaminated effluent, activist says
125762home2150Coroners service investigating following death of Comox Valley military firefighter
125754home2151Vancouver police officer fined $1,500 after hitting pedestrian
125714home2152VIDEO: B.C. researchers to offer low-cost prosthetic hands
125730home2153Forced out for being gay, Mountie’s legacy ‘not the end of his story’
125702home2154Third child luring incident within a week in West Kelowna
125728home2155B.C.’s 500th lung transplant, from Okanagan, delivers thanks
125672home2156Prince Rupert man who killed foster parents in 2017 receives three-year sentence
126381entertainment1Gerry Dee talks about his dream role on ‘Family Feud Canada’
126361entertainment2Malaspina Choir seeking alumni to join in 50th anniversary celebration
126358entertainment3Yearly charity concert to raise funds for Nanaimo 7-10 Club
126353entertainment4Vancouver Island Symphony joined by three vocal groups at Christmas concert
126225entertainment5B.C. family’s ‘Feud’ game-show trip ‘meant to happen’ after father’s death
126195entertainment6Vancouver Island Short Film Festival announces 2020 lineup
126193entertainment7‘Jurassic World 3’ will film in Metro Vancouver under working title ‘Arcadia’
126171entertainment8Yellowpoint Christmas Spectacular returns to the Port Theatre for 13th year
126166entertainment9Dover Bay Secondary School drama program to stage ‘Addams Family’ musical
126161entertainment10Nanaimo’s Tidesmen Chorus presents Christmas program at the Ecumenical Centre
126158entertainment11Seasonal stage production ‘O Christmas Tea’ comes to the Port Theatre
126055entertainment12VIDEO: Led by ‘Marriage Story,’ Netflix dominates Golden Globe noms
125997entertainment13VIDEO: SNL skewers Trudeau’s mockery of Trump in high school cafeteria sketch
125822entertainment14Vancouver Island town to star in new Syfy series: Resident Alien
126537trending-now1VIDEO: These are the top toys this Christmas, B.C. toy experts say
126481trending-now2Wagon wheels can now be any size! B.C. community scraps 52 obsolete bylaws
126483trending-now3VIDEO: Feds give update on flying clearance for Santa’s sled
126417trending-now4Couple who bought $120k banana duct-taped to wall say artwork will be ‘iconic’
126429trending-now5Fashion Fridays: A masterclass on H&M knitwear
126325trending-now6VIDEO: Octopus, bald eagle battle after bird ‘bites off more than it can chew’ in B.C. waters
126281trending-now7Toronto Raptors, Don Cherry top the list of Canadians’ Google searches in 2019
126218trending-now8PHOTOS: Competitive Christmas light display takes sarcastic turn in Princeton
126207trending-now9VIDEO: Merriam-Webster declares ‘they’ its 2019 word of the year
126061trending-now10Would you leave your baby alone to go to the gym? This Canadian dad did
125952trending-now11Bear raids freezer, gorges on Island family’s Christmas baking
125933trending-now12Fashion Fridays: Ethical and sustainable gifts for the season
126521community1Coins converted to Christmas toys
126409community2Nanaimo students hope care packs bring smiles during holiday season
125917community3Nanaimo’s angels help those in need at Christmas time
125888community4Coats for Christmas organizes collection events at Maffeo Sutton Park
125726community5Give and Go donation drive for holiday charities happens this week
125649community6Coins can add up to a merrier Christmas for kids
125619community7Loved ones’ memories shine with Hospice Celebrate A Life trees
125602community8RCMP Victim Services cashes in on shredding
125577community9VIU hopes Giving Tuesday efforts can make education more accessible
125521community10NDSS students give back to community with Empty Bowl fundraiser
125476community11Donations of food, money and time needed for Nanaimo Christmas hampers
125153community12Salvation Army in dire need of volunteers for Christmas Kettle Campaign
124924community13Kris Kringle Craft Market brings holiday magic to Nanaimo
124857community14Nanaimo hospital foundation trying to Light the Trees to combat colon cancer
124528community15Nanaimo woman seeks knitters to make blankets for cats
124443community16Nanaimo’s ‘Living History’ isn’t being forgotten
124244community17The Great Nanaimo Toy Drive launches 37th year collecting presents for kids
124939community18Santa Claus will fly in and set up workshop downtown
124179community19Dinner celebrating all things Cedar will include ‘patchwork of pies’
124060community20Eden Gardens’ calendar sure to be a chart-topper
123706community21Organizers bringing heavy artillery to Nanaimo’s inaugural Great Pumpkin Toss
123553community22Anonymous donor in Nanaimo buys $1,200 worth of Girl Guide cookies to give to charity
122736community23Poppies bloom for Royal Canadian Legion campaign
122713community24Monster Dash supports newly merged society in Nanaimo
122227community25Non-profit fair trade store open in Nanaimo
120377community26Nanaimo Yogathon will feature a full day of health and wellness
120179community27Breakfast Club helps fuel learning in Nanaimo
119928community28Kids meet machines at diabetes research fundraiser at Nanaimo’s port
119332community29Nanaimo RCMP chili cook-off raises cash for Tour de Rock
119229community30Nanaimo remembers Terry Fox and runs for his cause
119032community31Community asked to run/walk to help keep Terry Fox’s hopes in sight
118689community32Nanaimo firefighters want to fill their boots for Muscular Dystrophy Canada
118609community33Crisis society leads walk for suicide prevention this week in Nanaimo
125817community34Half of shoppers say they have no holiday spending budget
125730community35Forced out for being gay, Mountie’s legacy ‘not the end of his story’
125728community36B.C.’s 500th lung transplant, from Okanagan, delivers thanks
126065marketplace1Win this jaw-dropping Vancouver Island home
126043marketplace3Take the ‘Trail Test Drive’ at new appliance showroom in Nanaimo
126516letters1LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Eco-friendly solutions everywhere
126427letters2LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Council merely rubber-stamping staff recommendations
126403letters3LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Religion shouldn’t be forced on students
126071letters4LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Citizens pay own childcare costs, so should councillors
126004letters5LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Gas companies gouging
126178letters6WFP the Grinch who stole Christmas
126537video1VIDEO: These are the top toys this Christmas, B.C. toy experts say
126505video2Workers at auto dealerships in Nanaimo and Victoria set up picket lines
126440video3VIDEO: More air-passenger rights go into effect this weekend
126483video4VIDEO: Feds give update on flying clearance for Santa’s sled
126429video5Fashion Fridays: A masterclass on H&M knitwear
126356video6‘Not a decision I came to lightly:’ Scheer to resign as Conservative leader
116492sip-savour1Raise your glass: Award-winning spirits, handcrafted on Vancouver Island