The bloodhounds back in their truck used to track a cougar in Gordon Head on Monday Travis Paterson/News Staff

Best video stories of the week

Watch the Island’s best news videos from the week ending May 11

See a tranquilized cougar, horse hair and ostrich features used for art, the beauty of of Alberni Valley waterfalls, a 13-year-old national level marksman and more in this edition of the Best Videos of the Week from Vancouver Island.

Saanich: Cougar tranquilized and carried out of Gordon Head

Bloodhounds sniffed out and spooked a cougar up a tree where conservation officer was able to tranquilize and relocate it. FOR THE FULL STORY

Nanaimo: Nanaimo Pottery up for grabs

To see how a 2,000 degree fire, horse hair and ostrich feathers come together for art look no further than Josef Jacobson’s video on the pottery Co-Op. FOR THE FULL STORY

Nanaimo: Shooting in Nanaimo

A man was shot and killed during an attempted arrest at Departure Bay ferry terminal in Nanaimo. FOR THE FULL STORY

Port Alberni: Love waterfalls?

See waterfalls of all shapes and sizes from around the Alberni Valley. FOR THE FULL STORY

Victoria: A 13-year-old has wins marksmanship award at nationals.

Shooting only since February didn’t stop Victoria’s Shauna Bae from winning at the Junior Finale at the National Cadet Marksmanship Competition. FOR THE FULL STORY

For more great video stories follow your favourite black press publications online and on Facebook.

_____________________________________________________________________________________________

Submit your great videos to Arnold Lim at arnold.lim@blackpress.ca

Twitter: @ArnoldLimPhoto

Instagram: @ArnoldLimVisuals

Just Posted

Donation saves Ladysmith Logger Sports pole climbing competition

The death-defying and stomach-turning skills of the world’s best lumberjacks will go… Continue reading

Shawnigan Lake’s Maggie Banks wins BC Games’ top prize

Rubgy star honoured with W.R. Bennett Award and scholarship

Duncan wrestler Ashton Combdon beats the odds to medal at BC Summer Games

Combdon joins CVWC teammates Talon Hird and Hayley Bye-Pace on the podium

Family effort helps Duncan swimmer Mary Paridaen van Veen to gold at BC Summer Games

Mom, dad and sister all members of the Cowichan Valley swimming community

Open water swimming from Victoria to Washington State

The swim will take at least 24 hours, meaning Susan Simmons will be swimming in the black of night

BC Games: Day 3 wrap and closing ceremonies

The torch in the Cowichan Valley has been extinguished as Fort St. John gets ready to host the 2020 BC Winter Games

Police confirm girl, 8 others injured in Toronto shooting; shooter dead

Paramedics said many of the victims in Danforth, including a child, were rushed to trauma centres

Why do they do it? Coaches guide kids to wins, personal bests at the BC Games

Behind the 2,300 B.C. athletes are the 450 coaches who dedicate time to help train, compete

Government sets full-time salary range for Justin Trudeau’s nanny

At its top range, the order works out to a rate of $21.79 per hour, assuming a 40-hour work week

Lower Mainland teams battle for baseball gold at BC Games

Vancouver Coastal squeaked out a 3-2 win against Fraser Valley

The Northern Secwepemc te Qelmucw people signed an agreement-in-principle with the B.C. government

The signing ceremony, at the Eliza Archie Memorial School, was 25 years in the making

Canada to resettle dozens of White Helmets and their families from Syria

There are fears the volunteers would become a target for government troops

Francesco Molinari wins British Open at Carnoustie

It is his first win at a major and the first by an Italian

Recovery high schools could help teens before addiction takes hold: B.C. parents

Schools could provide mental health supports and let parents discuss their children’s drug use openly

Most Read