Move over, Baby Beluga

!One of the two newest members of our local orca family, baby girl J50 swims off Galiano Island at Porlier Pass in the company of her mother J16 and her eldest brother J26 (with the large dorsal fin). - Simon Pidcock
  • updated Mar 5, 2015 at 6:54 AM

Ripples of excitement: Births of two new orca calves bring hope for these magnificent endangered symbols of the Cowichan coast


B.C. moves to restrict e-cigarettes

  • posted Mar 5, 2015 at 1:00 PM

Health Minister Terry Lake says ban on sales to minors and 'vaping' in workplaces and public buildings in effect in a year


Minimum wage formula coming soon

  • posted Mar 4, 2015 at 3:00 PM

Premier Christy Clark says minimum wage won't be going up to $15 an hour, but a method to keep up with cost of living is coming


CVRD pledges action before Cowichan River tap runs dry

  • updated Mar 5, 2015 at 6:49 AM

Dredging, pumps, weir on the table: Decision on how to address looming water shortage expected within six weeks


Province to target left-lane huggers

  • updated Mar 3, 2015 at 3:03 PM

Transportation Minister Todd Stone says love of the left lane seems to be a Left Coast thing, and he's working on a solution

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