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In Studio with artist Anita McComas

Painting nature on the bright side

  • Mar 20, 2020

Coronavirus update: What’s happening right now in Canada

March 19, 2020 – Black Press Media is updating this file throughout the day

  • Mar 19, 2020

COVID-19 March 19 International update at 2130: The ‘world is at war’, stock markets rise

Black Press Media is updating this file throughout the day. Check back to see the latest news

  • Mar 19, 2020

Is it a wagon? Is it a utility vehicle? Does is matter?

Volvo has maintained a strong relationship with buyers who appreciate understated elegance along with the automaker’s abiding concern for safety

  • Mar 18, 2020

The so-called EcoDiesel has returned

There’s nothing ‘eco’ about 6,000 pounds of metal and glass, but it hauls more than its gasoline counterparts and has decent fuel economy

  • Mar 18, 2020

Small batch winemaker pays attention to detail

James Schlosser finds his niche

  • Mar 18, 2020

Electric vehicles for your next ride

Consider these four favourites for your next EV purchase

  • Mar 16, 2020

Artist Sheila Warren is inspired by the natural world

Nanoose Bay painter lets passion be her guide

  • Mar 13, 2020

Pandemic seizes control of daily life, roils world markets

Many public spaces are empty

  • Mar 13, 2020

At home with Dan Sartori

Custom home builder talks career, Nanoose Bay and the Vancouver Island Symphony

  • Mar 11, 2020

Ronald Hnatiw

March 10, 2020It is with great sadness that we announce the passing…

  • Mar 10, 2020

What you should know: Subaru Legacy

Subaru has its utility vehicles, but this all-wheel-drive sedan could be its best value

  • Mar 6, 2020

A BMW/Toyota collaboration clearly benefits both brands

A BMW-Toyota partnership creates two vehicles so dramatically different that they’re impossible to compare

  • Mar 6, 2020

Secrets and Lives with Jean Cardno

And the 7 Sins

  • Mar 6, 2020

Alberta RCMP reminds you to wear your seatbelt at all times

‘In 2019, Alberta RCMP issued over 9,000 tickets to vehicle drivers and passengers for not wearing a seatbelt’

  • Mar 5, 2020

Blue Jean Baby

Retro style with denim fashion for 2020

  • Mar 4, 2020

A touch of Joy Stewart

Skin health guru customizes facial treatments

  • Mar 2, 2020

So you think you’re not a beer drinker

New brews and flavours feature herbs, spices and fruit

  • Feb 28, 2020

Into the forest with artist Jeremy Herndl

Outdoor locations a studio for his large canvases

  • Feb 26, 2020

Kathleen “Kay” Bystrom

February 26, 2020Kathleen (Kay) Eleanor Bystrom passed away peacefully February 26, 2020,…

  • Feb 26, 2020