Michael Briones

Officials want transportation plan to connect Vancouver Island communities

RDN says inter-regional transit, and other modes of transportation crucial for economic growth.

Island Corridor Foundation hoping to spark faith in the rebirth of Island rail

Owners of the E&N rail corridor hoping to restore support for dormant service

B.C. First Nation graveyard vandalized with racial slur

The plaque on a memorial was also stolen and the sprinkler system was damaged

Schoolkids shaming Parksville Qualicum Beach speeders with art

RCMP doling out hand-drawn illustrations from school children, including ‘slow down’ messaging

Parksville post office re-opens following evacuation scare

‘Powdery substance’ found on package deemed not harmful by investigators

Goat troopers reclaim overgrown Vancouver Island park

No kidding, goats weed out invasive plants north of Parksville

VIDEO: Qualicum Beach man escapes injury after car bursts into flames

Fire crews arrived quickly to douse the blaze

Vancouver Island norovirus may be linked to herring run

Investigation ongoing; cause of contamination unknown

Sea lice outbreak threatens Clayoquot salmon

DFO investigating salmon farm company’s operation for violations

Public warned not to eat herring eggs harvested from French Creek to Qualicum Bay

Island Health reports vibrio cholerae infection linked to eating herring eggs