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B.C. teen with autism a talented guitarist

Farley Mifsud is gaining fans with every performance

Seeing double, the trials and tribulations of twins

BIG READ: Three Vancouver Island mothers share their experiences with multiple births

B.C. couple plans sustainable, zero-waste life in the Shuswap

Plan includes building a tiny house before the snow flies

Incredible effort by amateur pet detectives brings home lost B.C. dog

Community effort in Campbell River helps reunite Yorkshire terrier-chihuahua Jax with family

Garden surplus being utilized through farm stand in Crofton

Woman’s vision improves accessibility, affordability of good local food

Vancouver Island elders share words of wisdom

Big Read: Seniors weigh in on what our youth are getting right — and what they might be missing

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School is in, so watch your speed
Whales so close man can smell them
Farms more important than ever
Trudeau says better access to wildfire resources needed

Nominations open for Vancouver Island family business awards

Family Business Association Vancouver Island accepting nominations until Oct. 12

10 B.C. cities to pilot new program against childhood obesity

Healthy Family Living program being tested in 10 communities, including Chilliwack

‘Paws’ this weekend and fight animal cruelty in B.C.

The BC SPCA is centralizing its Paws for a Cause event to just six community events in B.C.

Wrap up your summer on one of Vancouver Island’s best beaches

Big read: Fourteen picture-perfect places to catch a few rays this long weekend

VIDEO: Humpbacks breach so close man can smell whale

B.C. man could have reached out and touched ‘playful’ whales

Island Health offers back to school tips to combat anxiety and stress

Students return to school after Labour Day

  • Aug 29th, 2018

Midwives celebrate 20 years in B.C.

Almost triple the number since 1998.

Island Health offers back to school nutrition tips

Hydration is also important - send them to school with a water bottle

  • Aug 28th, 2018

Endangered Leatherback Turtle spotted near Vancouver Island

The rare moment was captured by Jeremy Koreski and former Vancouver Canucks defenceman Willie Mitchell

Garage sale just happens to coincide with Tour de Rock practice stop in Chemainus

Trial run for the real Cops for Cancer ride almost feels like the real thing with community backing

White Spot records B.C. Pirate Pak record day

Popular B.C.-Alberta event raises more than $116,000 to send kids and adults to Zajac Ranch

Motorsport Circuit opens its doors for 7th annual Vancouver Island Motor Gathering Aug. 26

A fabulous mix of vehicles will be on display in Duncan for car fans and their families to enjoy

‘It’s like a party in your mouth’

B.C. creator’s Milkshake Burger makes its debut at the PNE