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Teal Harle practices on the rails at the Phoenix Snowpark at Pyeong Chang. Instagram@teal_harle

Inside the Olympic performance of the Island’s Teal Harle

Islander finishes fifth in Olympic Men’s Slopestyle final in Pyeong Chang

Teal Harle practices on the rails at the Phoenix Snowpark at Pyeong Chang. Instagram@teal_harle
Tahsis Mayor Jude Schooner passed away in her home Friday, Feb. 16.

Tahsis mayor Jude Schooner succumbs to sudden heart attack

Flags are flying at half mast in the Village of Tahsis after…

Tahsis Mayor Jude Schooner passed away in her home Friday, Feb. 16.
Vancouver Island’s Teal Harle finishes fifth in Olympic Men’s Slopestyle skiing

Vancouver Island’s Teal Harle finishes fifth in Olympic Men’s Slopestyle skiing

‘I’ve definitely surpassed every expectation I had for the Games’ – Harle

Vancouver Island’s Teal Harle finishes fifth in Olympic Men’s Slopestyle skiing
A lingcod’s colouring pales in comparison to the creatures inhabitating the rocks around it. Photo by Jackie Hildering; TheMarineDetective.com

The Marine Detective’s photos show stunning undersea world off Campbell River/Quadra Island

On Jackie Hildering, The Marine Detective’s Facebook page , there’s a poster…

A lingcod’s colouring pales in comparison to the creatures inhabitating the rocks around it. Photo by Jackie Hildering; TheMarineDetective.com
Nootka Sound RCMP looking for Dan Lockhart

Nootka Sound RCMP looking for Dan Lockhart

Was last seen in downtown Victoria.

Nootka Sound RCMP looking for Dan Lockhart
Police had Highway 19a blocked off Sunday afternoon due to a fatal accident in the McGimpsey Road area. Photo by Christopher Buckland

UPDATE: Highway accident claims life of 30-year-old Campbell River woman

A head-on collision on Highway 19A killed a 30-year-old woman from Campbell…

Police had Highway 19a blocked off Sunday afternoon due to a fatal accident in the McGimpsey Road area. Photo by Christopher Buckland
Family of ATV accident victims thanks those involved in search effort

Family of ATV accident victims thanks those involved in search effort

Two lives were lost in attempt to cross creek south of Campbell River

Family of ATV accident victims thanks those involved in search effort
BC Hydro work at Elk Falls dam creates incredible sight

BC Hydro work at Elk Falls dam creates incredible sight

Action has led to a spectacular flow over Elk Falls which always attracts a lot of public attention

BC Hydro work at Elk Falls dam creates incredible sight
VIDEO: ‘Blood water’ off the coast of Vancouver Island

VIDEO: ‘Blood water’ off the coast of Vancouver Island

Video shows bloody effluent emitting from farmed salmon processing plant

VIDEO: ‘Blood water’ off the coast of Vancouver Island
Frame of video shows deer shot on the Quinsam Reserve near Campbell River. The video of the incident was shown on social media and generated outrage. The We Wai Kai Nation has condemned the incident.

Campbell River-area First Nation condemns deer-shooting incident on its reserve

The We Wai Kai Nation has condemned the shooting of a deer…

Frame of video shows deer shot on the Quinsam Reserve near Campbell River. The video of the incident was shown on social media and generated outrage. The We Wai Kai Nation has condemned the incident.
Elderly woman robbed at knifepoint in her home

Elderly woman robbed at knifepoint in her home

Two knife-wielding, masked suspects broke into a Campbell River home and stole multiple items.

Elderly woman robbed at knifepoint in her home
A youngster on a Nootka Wilderness Lodge trip got his picture taken with a breaching whale on Sept. 16 on the west coast of Vancouver Island. Photo by Davis Rennie

VIDEO: Perfect timing!

This young whale watcher near Campbell River timed the perfect pose.

A youngster on a Nootka Wilderness Lodge trip got his picture taken with a breaching whale on Sept. 16 on the west coast of Vancouver Island. Photo by Davis Rennie
A black bear took refuge at the Discovery Harbour Marina Sept. 8. Photo by Brad Drake

Complaint filed over black bear shooting at Campbell River marina

A complaint has been laid about the way a Conservation Officer handled…

A black bear took refuge at the Discovery Harbour Marina Sept. 8. Photo by Brad Drake
Campbell River house target of what is believed to be a fire bombing

Campbell River house target of what is believed to be a fire bombing

People staying in a Campbell River home are lucky to be alive…

Campbell River house target of what is believed to be a fire bombing
A conservation officer keeps a close eye on a bear at the Discovery Harbour Marina this morning. The animal was eventually shot. Photo by Brad Drake

UPDATE: Conservation officer felt black bear posed too great a risk

Officer decided to put down the increasingly-agitated bear found wandering around the Campbell River marina.

A conservation officer keeps a close eye on a bear at the Discovery Harbour Marina this morning. The animal was eventually shot. Photo by Brad Drake
B.C’s highway rest areas are a disgrace

B.C’s highway rest areas are a disgrace

I’ve got a job that should be top priority for our new Highways minister

B.C’s highway rest areas are a disgrace
Diver Maxwell Hohn of DiveSafe is seen through a hole in the ice at a frozen Echo Lake on New Year’s Day.

VIDEO: Vancouver Island freediver recorded swimming under frozen lake

Echo Lake west of Campbell River was the site of a freedive tolerance training session

Diver Maxwell Hohn of DiveSafe is seen through a hole in the ice at a frozen Echo Lake on New Year’s Day.