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Vancouver Island service dogs helping veterans deal with PTSD

Vancouver Island Compassion Dogs matches soldiers with trained puppies

UPDATE: Former international student who was missing in Nanaimo has been found

Police had been asking for assistance in locating 24-year-old Sungho (Luke) Park

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Andrew Wilkinson on the year that was, and the year it will be.
National security comes first: Minister on Huawei 5G review
Father emotional after Humboldt Broncos GoFundMe payouts approved
Pro-pipeline advocates picket Bill Morneau speech in Calgary

Run of earthquakes off Vancouver Island not connected to the Big One

Recent tremors not adding or lessening stress on the danger zone

Nanaimo Ladysmith school board chooses new chairwoman

Charlene McKay was acclaimed at School District 68 board’s inaugural meeting Monday

UPDATE: Senior who died in highway crash turned in front of oncoming traffic

RCMP say woman who died was from the Nanaimo area and was in her 80s

One person dead after crash in front of Nanaimo Airport

Two vehicles involved in collision, both northbound highway lanes shut down

Vancouver Island man gets 18 months for sexually abusing 2 young girls

Victim confused and has trouble sleeping after Bolderson’s crimes.

CVRD approves new 10-year solid waste strategy

But fears longer for private businesses

Canada Post workers on strike in Nanaimo

Rolling strike reaches Harbour City as labour dispute continues

Consultation process for marine conservation area on Vancouver Island continues after five years

MP says government could be doing more to move the process along in a timely manner

  • Oct 31, 2018

Gender equity closer on Vancouver Island councils

Islanders elected 42 per cent women to their councils this fall.

  • Oct 30, 2018

Ladysmith’s FJCC temporarily closed after hydro pole fire

Lights still on at LSS and in neighbouring homes

Another earthquake registered off coast of Vancouver Island

The 4.0 earthquake comes one week after multiple quakes shook the same region

Wind warning in effect for northern and eastern Vancouver Island

Strong winds up to 90 km/hr expected along exposed coastal areas this afternoon and evening