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Ladysmith Kinsmen invite entire community to dive in for free swim

Club continues tradition of KINdness by paying for your dip at Frank Jameson Community Centre

Ice climbers scale Canada’s tallest waterfall on Vancouver Island

Ice climbers Chris Jensen, Will Gadd and Peter Hoang made history

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What would you do if you missed out on $1-million dollars?
Canadian Tire replaces stolen toys for Salvation Army
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Meet B.C.'s oldest lawyer

Meet the Ladysmith ambassador candidates

Seven enrolled in this year’s leadership program

  • Mar 23, 2019

Deadline extended through April to nominate top B.C. educators

Second year of Premier John Horgan’s awards offers $3,000 bursary

Rotary Corks and Forks a sold-out success

Plenty of thanks to go around for making Disaster Aid Canada fundraiser a big success

  • Mar 20, 2019

Chrysler receives coaching award

Albin & Georgina Falt Memorial plaque honours a long run by the face of Ceevacs

Father thanks B.C. Mountie for shooting hoops with kids, ‘changing perspectives’

‘We’re just like everyone else,’ says Surrey officer who stopped to play basketball with kids

Ladysmith Cancer survivor not giving up fight

Kim Angell grows from advocate and blogger to the face of national campaign

  • Mar 18, 2019

QUIZ: How Irish are you?

Take our St. Patrick’s Day quiz and put your knowledge to the test.

Video: Meet Pacu, the Shuswap’s largest and oldest pet fish

Relative of the piranha draws new visitors every year

Astronaut’s visit uplifts B.C. community still reeling from wildfires

Chris Hadfield joins field-research team in Telegraph Creek

Vancouver Island weather forecast shows serious signs of spring

Sunshine and temperatures in the mid-teens expected Sunday and Monday

Nude bungy jumpers stretch annual Vancouver Island event to record heights

More than 100 take the plunge for the BC Schizophrenia Society at WildPlay Nanaimo

A Day at the Chemainus Valley Museum

Revamped displays and roomier headquarters bring local history alive like never before

Tofino to ban plastic bags, set minimum charge for paper and reusable bags

Town says minimum pricing aims to avoid excessive rebound to paper and reusable bags

Bungy jump naked in support of mental health programs

Fundraiser for B.C. Schizophrenia Society takes place March 9-10 at WildPlay Nanaimo

Stolen hamburger returned to B.C. restaurant with side of shame

Misunderstanding leads to removal of sizable ornamental sandwich

Expanded Chemainus Valley Museum reopens

Big team behind the scenes makes all the necessary arrangements