The sighting of an emaciated grey whale off Vancouver Island and the discovery of a dead one washed up on a beach is adding to concern that the marine mammals, which can grow up to 15 metres long and weigh 40 tonnes, keep dying off.
Tensions are high in the fight over old growth logging on southern Vancouver Island. Protesters were in court today facing possible jail time, while loggers have come under fire for a confrontation earlier this week. Our @kjcoud explains.
A Vancouver Island mother whose 12-year-old daughter died last month is pleading for more drug treatment programs for children. She suspects her daughter died from a heroin overdose. As @Meerakati reports, child advocates say there is a gap in services for families.
Toxic drug supply leads to increased overdoses on Vancouver Island
Under B.C.'s travel restrictions, the province has been split into three zones: the Lower Mainland, Vancouver Island and the Interior/North.
This 10-day-old orphaned sea otter pup was rescued from a coastal village north of Tofino on Vancouver Island. He's now receiving round-the-clock care, and members of the rescue team have nicknamed him "Joey." | @cbcnewsbc
#BREAKING First case of varient #COVID19 virus in BC has been discovered on Vancouver Island. Canadian traveller who had returned from UK before ban in place.
My thoughts are with the families and loved ones of the students whose lives were taken too soon in last night's bus crash on Vancouver Island – and I’m wishing all those injured a full recovery.
3 consecutive earthquakes strike off Vancouver Island, with no reports of damage
13,000-year-old footprints discovered on BC's Calvert Island, 100 km north of Vancouver Island. Oldest ever found in North American. (Photo courtesy Duncan McLaren, University of Victoria anthropologist. Digitally enhanced version on right).