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She's planning to settle down in the town she was born in.
It's on sale for less than the cost of construction, but only the rich are seeing improved affordability on Vancouver Island.
Fish farmers in Quatsino Sound, B.C.heard some unusual noises from the water.
The animal took “Don’t Tread On Me” quite literally.
Forest policy in B.C. is set by the provincial government, and there's an election in May. Neither the government nor the Official Opposition has called for a ban on old-growth logging. This puts them offside with citizens, businesses and municipal governments. The excuse they make is that they can't oppose any logging practice because we need to protect forestry jobs.
The buck was heading straight toward four orcas.
Hate to be one of those folk that B.C. Housing Minister Rich Coleman believes has nothing better to do than get up and whine every day, but the B.C. government's affordable housing plan announced last week falls short. Sorry, someone had to say it.
Of all of Canada's major cities, Victoria would be considered the farthest away from cutting edge. But a tech boom, evolving music scene, rejuvenated interest in farming and craft food production, and a soft housing market compared to the sky-high cost of ownership in Vancouver has helped bring and retain more young people.