Deborah Wilson

CBC Victoria producer

Deborah Wilson is a journalist with CBC Radio in Victoria, B.C.

Latest from Deborah Wilson

Historian chronicles Canada's final battles in Italy at end of World War II

When author Mark Zuehlke started researching Canada's final Canadian military campaign in Italy, he discovered it was a part of the war that few veterans wanted to talk about.

'Everyone seems to be affected': Walk puts spotlight on North Vancouver Island overdose toll

A bereaved Campbell River mother has been overwhelmed by the response to a support group she co-founded after the death of her daughter in March.

Grandfather-grandson team prepare for Prince George's 1st derby in 46 years

As a Prince George street was readied to become a downhill race course on Saturday a boy and his grandfather rekindle the time-honored art of crafting a classic motorless racer, some online inspiration.

B.C. government seizures close cannabis shops in Victoria, Kamloops

Solicitor General Mike Farnworth says increased enforcement is underway to shut down unlicensed retailers following raids at four cannabis storefronts on Wednesday and Thursday.

Loss of Victoria landmark lamented as windswept tree gets axe

Twisted, stunted, and battered by storms and passing vehicles, the distinctive tree was regarded by many as a symbol of endurance.

Cranbrook scuba club dives in to lake cleanup

A group of Cranbrook-area divers have kicked off a new scuba club with a dive for trash in a local lake.

Fossil bed reopens under new Indigenous management in B.C.'s southern Interior

The Bonaparte First Nation, which now holds title to the McAbee fossil beds east of Cache Creek, B.C., marked the opening with a ceremony to honour Indigenous Peoples Day.

B.C. privacy office to probe political use of personal Facebook info

"We’re the only jurisdiction in Canada that has the ability to investigate political parties," acting B.C. Information and Privacy Commissioner Drew McArthur says.

West Coast college hosts pre-summit meetings for world leaders' 'G7 sherpas'

Teenagers talked oceans protection, gender equality with personal representatives of presidents and prime minister at summit prep meetings.

Latest pipeline ruling by National Energy Board deepens public distrust, Green MLA says

Sonia Furstenau cites 'doublespeak' in the federal government's decision to OK pipeline in exchange for Alberta climate plan support.