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Pacific Rim Whale Festival returns to Tofino-Ucluelet

Annual festival returns to two-week length starting March 12

Doctors of BC release eating disorder program videos

It's National Eating Disorders Week and as part of a provincial plan…

BC Games seeking future host communities

B.C. Communities invited to host future BC Winter and BC Summer Games

Youth Bursary program launched

Coast Capital Savings and BC Games Society team up again for 2016 BC Games

New name for Canada’s largest Canadian-owned online classifieds company

Used.ca is headquartered in Victoria, BC and is a part of Black Press Community Media.

TIMELINE: Key moments of the federal election campaign

From the economy and debates to niqabs and protest songs, we recap the election issues and antics with this interactive timeline

BC Amateur Photographer contest a huge success

Seventy finalists competed at this year's Abbotsford International Airshow for a shot at the title of Amateur Photographer of the year

WILDFIRE WATCH: 282,000 hectares now burned is four times 10-year average

Fire updates from around B.C., with photos, interactive charts and updates from Twitter and Facebook

WILDFIRE WATCH: Be ‘very, very cautious’ in B.C. backcountry over Long Weekend

The BC Wildfire Service says there have been 1,342 wildfires since April 1, 2015, burning 276,000 hectares

BlackPress4Good collects donations for Cache Creek flood victims

Help is still needed for relief efforts in Cache Creek. Crowdfunding effort gathers momentum.

New equipment at VGH would help catch breast cancer earlier

Victoria Hospitals Foundation campaign underway for new machine

Tour Greater Victoria gardens with mom this weekend

Two-day Victoria Conservatory of Music fundraiser promises music and a variety of landscaping

Time to enter B.C.’s amateur photographer contest

The 3rd annual 'Your Best Shot' contest is open to amateur photographers. Sponsored by London Drugs, Abbotsford Airshow & Black Press

Indian celebration offers a cultural immersion at Saanich Fairgrounds

Community invited to check out family oriented Vaisakhi event

Errant steers lead police, firefighters and others on chase across Trans Canada Highway

Pair of animals escaped from trailer near TCH and Helmcken Road

INFOGRAPHIC: Which country drinks the most beer?

Take a guess and then check out this interactive chart of beer guzzling nations

Vikes capture men’s sevens rugby crown in Langford

Westhills crowds see local teams in men's, women's championship games

Court challenge begins against federal ban on medical marijuana home growing

Abbotsford lawyer argues new federal system forcing patients to buy only from commercial producers is unconstitutional

F-22 Raptor coming to Abbotsford International Airshow

Abbotsford on the list of only 21 approved show sites for stealth fighter.

Black Press Crowdfunding initiative making a difference in communities

More than $17,000 raised since launching last fall