Camosun surpasses goal for new trades centre

!Camosun College president Sherri Bell addresses students Tuesday in the recently opened Centre for Trades Education and Innovation. The college announced that it has exceeded its fundraising goal for the new facility by 30 per cent in reaching $6.5 million. - Wolf Depner/News Staff
  •  updated Dec 7, 2016 at 4:19 PM

$800,000 donation from Babcock Canada helps college's TRADEmark of Excellence campaign reach $6.5 million

Community

Market brings variety to Garth Homer Centre

  •  updated Dec 8, 2016 at 1:47 PM

Dozens of vendors will be at Saturday’s Community Holiday Market that will benefit Garth Homer programs

News

Viola Desmond to be first Canadian woman to grace face of banknote

  •  updated Dec 8, 2016 at 12:10 PM

Viola Desmond, Canada's Rosa Parks, will be the woman to grace the next $10 bill

News

Overdose prevention sites coming to three B.C. cities

  • B.C. posted Dec 8, 2016 at 11:00 AM

Health Minister Terry Lake announced Tuesday morning that supports will include stationing the BC Mobile Medical Unit in overdose hot spots.

Business

B.C. wood high-rise is the talk of Asia

  • Penticton Tsukuba Japan updated Dec 7, 2016 at 7:29 PM

#BCForestFuture series: Structurlam of Penticton has builders and engineers asking questions in Japan and China

News

Black bears staying up past their bedtime

  • Sooke Highlands West Saanich posted Dec 7, 2016 at 4:00 PM

Bears avoid hibernation and keep eating and causing problems in Sooke, Highlands and West Saanich

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World News

StatCan bill won't protect census from political meddling: former chief

  • posted Dec 8, 2016 at 1:38 PM

Former StatCan chief critical of Liberal bill

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