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Lack of security: why Vancouver Island food production is on the decline

Big Read: agriculture a big, expensive commitment as advocates push to make us more food secure

UPDATED: 1 person dead after highway crash in Nanoose Bay

Accident happened just before 4 p.m. near Hillview Road

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Lieutenant Governor Judith Guichon on leaving Government House
Funeral procession for Const. Ian Jordan
Minister blames 'uncertainty' for stalling pipeline expansion
Grand chief accuses feds of groveling to Kinder Morgan

Province steps up to help Catalyst Paper in war against U.S. duties

Paper company hit with more than 28 per cent in American tariffs

Increase in residential taxes in North Cowichan spurs fierce council debate

But taxes on light industry to be reduced by 2.5 per cent

Fear new U.S. anti-dumping duties could price Catalyst mills out of business

Crofton pulp and paper mill now paying 22 per cent in extra tariffs

Long journey brings classic car home again

Collector Puska finds the daughter of original owners of his 1966 Beaumont in Chemainus

Unions file strike notice against CP Rail

Negotiations to continue up till late Friday deadline.

BC SPCA seeks cruelty charge after seizing 45 filthy dogs

Dogs found in Victoria-area home; matted with urine and feces

Overdose prevention site provides challenges

It’s a conundrum and, unfortunately, it’s one that is not going away anytime soon

Winter Harbour: survival on edge of Vancouver Island

BIG READ: one of the Island’s most remote communites to focus on eco-tourism as industry leaves

New spill response bases on hold as pipeline paused

Future of six new bases, 125 jobs, on Vancouver Island in limbo over Kinder Morgan decision

White Nose Syndrome monitoring being done in the area

Disease responsible for the deaths of millions of bats and could become a factor on the Island

  • Apr 12th, 2018

Chemainus Valley Cultural Arts Society’s A-Team studying regional arts centre case

Business plan and location options the priorities on the next meeting’s agenda

Wrestling phenom reaches high standards

Quickness sets Crofton athlete apart from others

Cowichan’s Big Stick paying tribute to Humboldt Broncos

Broncos logo adorns Stick, community plans light-up