On The IslandDecommisioned Martin Mars water bombersJul 21, 2014 | 5:59World War II Martin Mars water bombers are no longer contracted by the BC government to fight forest fires, despite the fact that forest fires are worse this year.
On The IslandGrace Islet disputeJul 21, 2014 | 8:57The province says it won't get involved in a dispute involving a native burial on Grace Islet. So at least one Island politician says expropriation is the solution.
On The IslandMedical tourism examinedJul 15, 2014 | 7:43We check out a new website that will help people considering surgery outside of Canada assess the risks and potential benefits of medical tourism.
On The IslandIs it fair to sell a gift?Jul 15, 2014 | 6:51That's one of the frustrations the Mayor of Tofino is feeling about Monks Point. The Tofino heritage site might be sold by The Land Conservancy, or TLC for short, to help pay off it's debts.
On The IslandSweet solution for honey beesJul 14, 2014 | 6:30Mention honey bees and golf courses don't automatically come to mind. Don't tell that to the Royal Colwood Golf Club, which will soon be home to million honey bees.
On The IslandBrian ThomJul 2, 2014 | 9:15What will the landmark Tsilhquotin Supreme Court decision mean for the BC treaty process here on the island? I'll ask an anthropologist and former treaty negotiator.
On The IslandExodus to private schoolsJun 30, 2014 | 9:06Is the decade-long strife in BC's public education system prompting an exodus to private schools? We speak with one educator who made that journey himself.
On The IslandMaking a grad dress out of duct tapeJun 30, 2014 | 5:00Duct tape has been used for everything from repairing rocket ships in space to the pipes under your sink. But to make a grad outfit? We've got a story that will stick with you.
On The IslandCobble Hill's most prominent daughterJun 27, 2014 | 7:13Frances Kelsey has been honoured by a US President and saved countless lives she remains almost unknown and without honour in her homeland. We talk to a Victoria man who's planning to change that.