Charla Huber

Goldstream chum run strong; chinook nearing local extinction

After a few more seasons, chinook salmon are expected to be gone from Goldstream River for good.

Wild ARC to share in $2.5M gift to SPCA

Wild Animal Rescue Centre in Metchosin will finally build a waterline to its property after receiving a major share of one of the largest legacy donations in B.C. SPCA history.

Free dental program keeps tots’ teeth healthy

When dental hygienist Pamela Poon screens the mouths of tots, it’s not uncommon for her to see children with a cavity who haven’t reached their first birthday.

Ground name tag spurs ground beef recall

Thrifty Foods in Colwood is recalling ground beef after an employee name tag was ground into a batch of meat on Wednesday.

Gene Simmons and clan hit View Royal

It was worth the long wait and long lines as hundreds of people came face to face with rock legend Gene Simmons and family in View Royal on Saturday.

Tribal Journey paddlers from Beecher Bay seek community support

Twice a week about 18 paddlers from Beecher Bay First Nation pile into a canoe and practise cutting though the water as a group while singing traditional seafaring songs.

A cougar, a deer or a house cat?

Cougar sightings on the rise, but it's most often a case of mistaken identity

Biologists take stock of Goldstream disaster

Fish biologists are fearful for the future of the Goldstream salmon run after a tanker truck released 30,000 litres of gasoline into the river Saturday.

On the hunt for Emily Carr

The pastoral, treed landscapes of Metchosin haven’t changed much in 80 years…

Drunk Langford man menaces home where teen was murdered

The Happy Valley Road home where Kimberly Proctor was brutally murdered was…

Trekking for Tourette in Langford

Sooke family leads awareness walk on SundayFor parents Darek and Kate Andrzejewski,…

Old-growth group helping push forest policy changes

The increasingly famous Avatar Grove old-growth forest has gained some political backing.Pat…