VIDEO: Tumbling pandas dominate the internet

VIDEO: Tumbling pandas dominate the internet

Toronto Zoo compiles panda videos, adds opera music: Presto

  • Oct 7, 2017
VIDEO: Tumbling pandas dominate the internet
Noodlebox Greater Victoria general manager Bruce Stanford on the line with Antha Haggar, the Shelbourne location general manager, and Andrea Lee, head chef of the Shelbourne location. Travis Paterson/News Staff

Worth the lineup, $5 meals at Noodlebox Friday

Noodlebox manager ready for big lineups

Noodlebox Greater Victoria general manager Bruce Stanford on the line with Antha Haggar, the Shelbourne location general manager, and Andrea Lee, head chef of the Shelbourne location. Travis Paterson/News Staff
BEST DRESSED: Hudson’s Bay Co. unveils kit for Pyeongchang Olympics

BEST DRESSED: Hudson’s Bay Co. unveils kit for Pyeongchang Olympics

Mitten sales have contributed more than $30 million to the Canadian Olympic Foundation

BEST DRESSED: Hudson’s Bay Co. unveils kit for Pyeongchang Olympics
Qualicum Beach Coun. Neil Horner made a public apology at the Oct. 2 council meeting for leaving a bag of dog feces on the town’s bylaw enforcement officer’s desk. — NEWS file photo

Island councillor apologizes for crappy “joke”

A Qualicum Beach city councillor left a bag of dog poop on a bylaw officer’s desk, later apologizes.

Qualicum Beach Coun. Neil Horner made a public apology at the Oct. 2 council meeting for leaving a bag of dog feces on the town’s bylaw enforcement officer’s desk. — NEWS file photo
VIDEO: Helping B.C. teens ‘bounce back’ from depression

VIDEO: Helping B.C. teens ‘bounce back’ from depression

New program aims to help youth self-diagnose with online exercise or coach

  • Oct 2, 2017
VIDEO: Helping B.C. teens ‘bounce back’ from depression

Canadian Space Agency, partners developing plans for lunar space station

Tentative plan would see an SLS rocket travel around the moon unmanned in 2019, then with astronauts

REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

In case you missed it, here’s a look at replay-worthy highlights from across the province this week

REPLAY: B.C. this week in video
The Moose Motel in Smooth Rock Falls, Ont., purchased by Nayneshkumar Patel in August 2017, is shown in this recent handout photo. (Ho/The Canadian Press)

Ontario town offers 90 per cent off land, other incentives to move there

Would-be residents can purchase parcels of land overlooking a nine-hole golf course for $500

The Moose Motel in Smooth Rock Falls, Ont., purchased by Nayneshkumar Patel in August 2017, is shown in this recent handout photo. (Ho/The Canadian Press)
(Catt Gallinger/Facebook)

Doctors warn eyeball tattoos could lead to blindness, severe infections

Ophthalmologists warn ink can be carried throughout the eye and pose a greater risk to the organ

(Catt Gallinger/Facebook)
Travel to the B.C. Interior

Travel to the B.C. Interior

Autumn tastes and colours blossom among Aboriginal communities in the province’s central regions

  • Sep 29, 2017
Travel to the B.C. Interior
Versace releases Vancouver Canucks logo look-alike

Versace releases Vancouver Canucks logo look-alike

Luxury designer selling a sweatshirt that looks a lot like the team’s so-called Flying Skate logo

Versace releases Vancouver Canucks logo look-alike
Heritage Minister Melanie Joly responds to a question during question period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Monday, June 5, 2017. (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press)
Heritage Minister Melanie Joly responds to a question during question period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Monday, June 5, 2017. (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press)
Double the fun: Twitter unveils 280-word character limit

Double the fun: Twitter unveils 280-word character limit

Old 140-character limit left users “cramming” tweets in, company said

Double the fun: Twitter unveils 280-word character limit
A killer whale pops up above the water off B.C.’s coast. (West Coast Expeditions photo)

5 unique Vancouver Island Aboriginal experiences

Indigenous communities deliver sensational fall vacations on the Pacific Coast

  • Sep 26, 2017
A killer whale pops up above the water off B.C.’s coast. (West Coast Expeditions photo)
Japanese zoo names baby panda

Japanese zoo names baby panda

Three-month-old giant panda cub will be called Xiang Xiang, or fragrance

Japanese zoo names baby panda
REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

In case you missed it, here’s a look at replay-worthy highlights from across the province this week

REPLAY: B.C. this week in video
Trump’s comments about anthem, Curry inflame sports stars

Trump’s comments about anthem, Curry inflame sports stars

U.S. President Donald Trump said Stephen Curry would not be welcome at the White House

Trump’s comments about anthem, Curry inflame sports stars
Ontario girl who was teased for love of bugs gets name in science journal

Ontario girl who was teased for love of bugs gets name in science journal

She’s going through the scientific process and making her own discoveries about insect behaviour

Ontario girl who was teased for love of bugs gets name in science journal
PHOTOS: See you later, summer

PHOTOS: See you later, summer

Readers from across B.C. send in their favourite summer photos as fall officially arrives

  • Sep 22, 2017
PHOTOS: See you later, summer
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Quebec language office OKs English words grilled-cheese, hashtag

English word, “parking,” may now be used in French, as well as its equivalent, “stationnement”

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