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ICBC lowball injury offers aren’t driving up court costs, ministry says

B.C. auto insurance monopoly struggling with rising legal, settlement costs

Cullen calls federal ruling a “huge win for wild salmon”

Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP disappointed it took a federal court to change DFO policy on farmed salmon

Coroners trying to identify man found dead on Valdes Island

Dead man had a Kottonmouth Kings hip hop group tattoo on his back

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Truck driver in Humboldt Broncos crash pleads guilty

Pickup reached speeds up to 179 km/h before double-fatal crash in Nanaimo, report finds

Independent Investigations Office of B.C. releases report on Jan. 14 incident

Air-troubled Cowichan offering rebates to replace wood stoves

‘Red Zone’ region exceeds standards for fine particulate matter

  • Feb 5, 2019

Crash in North Oyster knocks out power, traps driver in vehicle

Single-vehicle accident happened Tuesday morning at Cedar, Code and Adshead roads

Nanaimo-Ladysmith school district adopts reconciliation policy

District aboriginal education principal says Syeyutsus framework complements programs in place

Crofton family overwhelmed by community support after fire

Tremblays and their four young children putting incident behind them to make a fresh start

Former longtime Port McNeill Mayor Gerry Furney has passed away

Furney, who was 85 years old, served as mayor for the Town of Port McNeill for 39 years.

Cowichan leaders hopeful with Malcolmson’s Nanaimo by-election win

Political stability seen as important to getting work done

Island Health launches needle-awareness campaign

Encourages support of local needle-recovery efforts

Five years later, Bamfield’s water is finally safe

New treatment plant cancels West Coast village’s longstanding water quality advisory

Speed dating making Island matches in time for Valentine’s Day

Get off your screen and turn on the charm face-to-face in Victoria, Nanaimo and Courtenay

Nanaimo Ladysmith school board gives final approval to pay raise

Move will offset new tax regulations from Canada Revenue Agency

‘Blog’ and ‘celebrity’ in, ‘otter’ and ‘acorn’ out: dictionary changes upset Island students

Qualicum Beach students react to removal of words from Oxford Junior Dictionary

Analysis: Inside the Nanaimo byelection

Back to the détente for the foreseeable future, according to University of Victoria professor

Eight arrested in Chemainus for drug and property crimes

Police execute search warrant on residence om Jan. 30

  • Jan 31, 2019

Fire contained quickly at Crofton trailer park

Significant smoke damage to a bedroom