Transport Canada recalls Imperial Walkers

Transport Canada recalls Imperial Walkers

Star Wars fans are knee-deep in “May the fourth be with you” action today, and it seems even Transport Canada is getting in on it

Transport Canada recalls Imperial Walkers
Canadian Tire Auto Centre associate dealer Justin Young and Saanich Mayor Richard Atwell cut the ribbon for the Gordon Head location.                                Arnold Lim/News Staff
Canadian Tire Auto Centre associate dealer Justin Young and Saanich Mayor Richard Atwell cut the ribbon for the Gordon Head location.                                Arnold Lim/News Staff
VIDEO: May the Fourth be with you

VIDEO: May the Fourth be with you

Darth Vader was spotted in Castlegar earlier this week with his dog Chewie

VIDEO: May the Fourth be with you
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(Wikimedia Commons)
Mayor at work for McHappy Day

Mayor at work for McHappy Day

Saanich Mayor Richard Atwell a “natural” at the drive-thru window

Mayor at work for McHappy Day
Birding from the comfort of home

Birding from the comfort of home

If you love bird watching then check out this live stream of an osprey nest online.

Birding from the comfort of home
CANADA 150: The story of Canada’s first women’s shelter

CANADA 150: The story of Canada’s first women’s shelter

Today, Canada has hundreds of shelters that give women a chance to escape abusive relationships

CANADA 150: The story of Canada’s first women’s shelter
With no development permit in place, Jeannie Kam, owner of the Super Duper Dollar Store, says she hopes to stay open past the June deadline to be out of the Cordova Bay Plaza. The mall is scheduled to come down with a mixed residential and commercial develeopment to take its place. Travis Paterson/News Staff

Cordova Bay Plaza “is a ghost town,” says store owner

After 57 years the Cordova Bay Plaza is all but shuttered with…

With no development permit in place, Jeannie Kam, owner of the Super Duper Dollar Store, says she hopes to stay open past the June deadline to be out of the Cordova Bay Plaza. The mall is scheduled to come down with a mixed residential and commercial develeopment to take its place. Travis Paterson/News Staff
PHOTOS: 12 signs spring is in bloom

PHOTOS: 12 signs spring is in bloom

B.C. residents sent in their best cherry blossom photos from across the province

PHOTOS: 12 signs spring is in bloom
REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

In case you missed it, here’s a look at replay-worthy highlights from across the province this week

REPLAY: B.C. this week in video
CANADA 150: Canadian inventors have changed the world

CANADA 150: Canadian inventors have changed the world

Without the Canadians of inventions like zippers, garbage bags the world would prove more difficult

CANADA 150: Canadian inventors have changed the world
Swipe right to save the world’s last white rhino

Swipe right to save the world’s last white rhino

Sudan the rhino is ready to find love, but he needs your help

Swipe right to save the world’s last white rhino
(The Canadian Press)

First bison calves born in Banff National Park backcountry in 140 years

The calves and their moms are doing well despite heavy snow in the area over the past few days

(The Canadian Press)
VIDEO: Christy Clark inspired cat scratching post up for grabs

VIDEO: Christy Clark inspired cat scratching post up for grabs

A B.C. entrepreneur is auctioning off the cat toy to raise money for First Nations youth.

VIDEO: Christy Clark inspired cat scratching post up for grabs
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Ten ideas for decorating Easter eggs

Simple to elaborate DIY ‘egg-ceptional’ designs for hard-boiled eggs

  • Apr 15, 2017
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REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

In case you missed it, here’s a look at replay-worthy highlights from across the province this week

REPLAY: B.C. this week in video
The Perry family of Grand Forks shot this amazing picture with their “game cam” of a cougar in hot pursuit of a group of deer bolting from the area in late February. — Image Credit: Sarah Perry

Wild chase caught on camera

For months a Grand Fork’s couple had been checking their game camera hoping for a good shot.

  • Apr 13, 2017
The Perry family of Grand Forks shot this amazing picture with their “game cam” of a cougar in hot pursuit of a group of deer bolting from the area in late February. — Image Credit: Sarah Perry
BC Ferries unveils new Coast Salish hull wrap

BC Ferries unveils new Coast Salish hull wrap

The ship will enter service at the end of June

BC Ferries unveils new Coast Salish hull wrap
Levi Hildebrand wants to make a point about the unsustainability of paper cups on the University of Victoria campus. (YouTube)

VIDEO: Victoria students want an end to paper cups on campus

A petition to the University of Victoria is at 500 signatures

Levi Hildebrand wants to make a point about the unsustainability of paper cups on the University of Victoria campus. (YouTube)
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Tips on saving money this tax season

The Canada Revenue Agency offers some ways to save time and money

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