On The IslandJames Lockwood optimistic about required organic certificationJan 28, 2015 | 8:01James Lockwood would have to go through a certification process to continue labelling his vegetables as organic under changes proposed by B.C.'s Minister of Agriculture.
On The IslandMedical marijuana creates job opportunities in NanaimoJan 22, 2015 | 6:10Barbara Davidson, the Employment Service Centre Manager in Nanaimo for GT Hiring Solutions, says medical marijuana company Tilroy is providing diversity in Nanaimo's job market.
On The IslandPowell River seeks young residentsJan 21, 2015 | 7:53Powell River's manager of economic development Scott Randolph explains a new web campaign by the city of Powell River to attract new, young residents.
On The IslandScott Hannah says Eric and Ilsa's situation isn't unheard ofJan 21, 2015 | 6:43Scott Hannah of the Credit Counselling Society reacts to online backlash over the Globe and Mail column that profiles Eric and Ilsa, a couple who can't make ends meet while earning $25,000 each month.
On The IslandSupport dog helps boy with autismJan 19, 2015 | 8:27Victoria is home to one of B.C.'s Autism Support Dogs chapters. Laura Mahoney is the Puppy Raising Supervisor and Michelle O'Neill, is mother to Nolan, who has autism, and his dog companion, Kieran.
On The IslandDoug White on the relationship between police and Aboriginal peopleJan 7, 2015 | 7:12The deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner have highlighted ongoing racial tensions between black people and police in the United States. Doug White says Aboriginal people face many of the same racial tensions in Canada.
On The IslandEnd of the line for the MV KalakalaJan 7, 2015 | 11:33Karl Anderson of Tacoma, Washington, is the current and final owner of the MV Kalakala, which is headed for a final journey to the scrap yard.
On The IslandUVic student's high-def space video goes viralJan 5, 2015 | 6:56University of Victoria graduate student James Tywhite-Drake posted a video of the earth as seen from space with incredible detail that has been viewed hundreds of thousands of times.
On The IslandAdrian Raeside cartoon in Times Colonist accused of being racistDec 12, 2014 | 8:03Editorial cartoonist Adrian Raeside with Victoria newspaper The Times Colonist is apologizing after one of his cartoon came under fire for being racist.