All Points WestLost 140-year-old family Bible returned decades laterAug 18, 2015 | 6:29One mystery auction, 7,500 kilometres and 40 years later, one family is reunited with a long-lost piece of their history.
All Points WestThe gum eradicatorAug 18, 2015 | 3:57Have you ever stepped in a nice wad of sticky gum on the street before? Well Victoria's Bruce Johnson is on a mission to make sure that never happens to you again.
All Points WestSunshine Coast watering restrictions threaten food security, says farmerAug 11, 2015 | 6:49While designated commercial farmers will be exempt from the restrictions, local backyard vegetable gardeners won't be. Farmer Annette Clarke says we need to rethink our outdoor water restrictions....
All Points WestMaking women's hair loss less tabooJul 24, 2015 | 8:22You may be comfortable talking about sex, politics, and even diet with friends and colleagues. But there is one topic that remains relatively taboo, especially for women, and that's hair loss. A new store in Victoria is trying to change that.
All Points WestUnderstanding Indigenous PeoplesJul 17, 2015 | 11:22This September, a course at Camosun College will teach a new generation of students about the history and resiliency of First Nations communities.
All Points WestVictoria announces car-free day once a month, October to FebruaryJul 16, 2015 | 8:35The city will shut down Government Street to car traffic once a month in an attempt to stimulate pedestrian foot traffic.
All Points WestProvincial water sustainabilityJul 14, 2015 | 9:38What's our water worth? We speak with a water-law expert about the bargain price paid by Nestle for a precious resource, and about the lessons from the water wars in California.
All Points WestLocal seismologist reacts to "The Really Big One"Jul 14, 2015 | 9:34A recent article in the New Yorker says "the next full-margin rupture of the Cascadia subduction zone will spell the worst natural disaster in the history of the continent." We speak with a local ocean engineer for her take.
All Points WestMaking indigenous languages official in CanadaJul 10, 2015 | 5:49Making all 60 indigenous languages spoken in Canada official, along with English and French, is entirely doable, according to a University of Victoria expert.
All Points WestForest fires bring on tasty morel mushroomsJul 9, 2015 | 7:56If there is one silver lining that may emerge from the destruction caused by British Columbia's wildfires, it's morel mushrooms.
All Points WestParks and trails near Port Alberni closed due to wildfireJul 9, 2015 | 4:27The Alberni-Clayquot Regional District on Vancouver Island has closed all regional parks and trails due to extreme fire danger in the area.
All Points WestEmma Fletcher off to Pan Am GamesJul 6, 2015 | 8:05Team Canada may have suffered a disappointing lost in the FIFA Women's World Cup, but Victoria's Emma Fletcher isn't letting that defeat dampen her spirits as she gears up for the 2015 Pan Am Games in Toronto.