Terry Farrell

Pat Chicquen (right) and Rose Pokeda, of the Canadian Council of the Blind White Cane Club Comox Valley Chapter, hold the official proclamation from the Province of British Columbia, declaring Feb. 4-10 as White Cane Week in B.C. Photo by Terry Farrell

Province recognizes Feb. 4-10 as White Cane Week in B.C.

First full week of February has been National White Cane Week since 1946

Pat Chicquen (right) and Rose Pokeda, of the Canadian Council of the Blind White Cane Club Comox Valley Chapter, hold the official proclamation from the Province of British Columbia, declaring Feb. 4-10 as White Cane Week in B.C. Photo by Terry Farrell
B.C. hockey player nominated for Hobey Baker Award

B.C. hockey player nominated for Hobey Baker Award

Myles Powell is a forward at Rochester Institute of Technology

B.C. hockey player nominated for Hobey Baker Award
VIDEO: Orcas put on a show near Hornby Island

VIDEO: Orcas put on a show near Hornby Island

Louis Jobodin shares photos and video of his experience

VIDEO: Orcas put on a show near Hornby Island
Rick Mercer hangs out with Reg Westcott, supervisor of animal care at MARS, and Hyacinth, a juvenile eagle, at Alders Beach, near Merville. Photo: Michal Grajewski, Rick Mercer Report

Mercer Report season premiere to feature Vancouver Island animal rescue centre

Viewing party Tuesday evening at the Avalanche

Rick Mercer hangs out with Reg Westcott, supervisor of animal care at MARS, and Hyacinth, a juvenile eagle, at Alders Beach, near Merville. Photo: Michal Grajewski, Rick Mercer Report
This series of photos was taken by Kalyssa Heinrich, from behind her father Ken’s kayak, just as the orca breached.

Family has close encounter with pod of orcas

The photos and video were taken near Comox, B.C.

This series of photos was taken by Kalyssa Heinrich, from behind her father Ken’s kayak, just as the orca breached.
VIDEO: Quick-thinking drivers douse grass fire on Vancouver Island highway

VIDEO: Quick-thinking drivers douse grass fire on Vancouver Island highway

Marie Beaton was driving along Hwy. 19 near Qualicum when she saw smoke billowing at Horne Lake exit

VIDEO: Quick-thinking drivers douse grass fire on Vancouver Island highway