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The new E-Tron GT uses the same platform as the Porsche Taycan and the Audi will likely cost less. PHOTO: AUDI
The new E-Tron GT uses the same platform as the Porsche Taycan and the Audi will likely cost less. PHOTO: AUDI

Clarence Clifford Martin

June 15, 1937 - April 22, 2021Clarence Martin passed away peacefully, at…

  • Apr 22, 2021

Thelma Dorothy Harris

April 22, 1930 - April 22, 2021On April 22nd 2021, Thelma Dorothy…

  • Apr 22, 2021
Victoria real estate agent and motorcycle enthusiast Ron Neal. Lia Crowe photography

Secrets and Lives Interview with Ron Neal

Real estate agent has a passion for philanthropy, motorcycles and sports

  • Apr 21, 2021
Victoria real estate agent and motorcycle enthusiast Ron Neal. Lia Crowe photography
(Photo by Mojpe/Pixabay)

Canadian kids extracting record amounts from Tooth Fairy

Our neighbours in the U.S. receive slightly less from Tooth Fairy visits

  • Apr 20, 2021
(Photo by Mojpe/Pixabay)
Career Fair

5 reasons your career search just got easier

Black Press Virtual Career and Post- Secondary Education Event comes to the Fraser Valley

  • Apr 19, 2021
Career Fair
Harrison Ridge is excited to announce their Grand Opening on May 8 at the Sandpiper Golf Club’s Board Room!

A piece of Fraser Valley paradise to call home? Your next chapter awaits at Harrison Mills!

Discover a community that complements your lifestyle

  • Apr 19, 2021
Harrison Ridge is excited to announce their Grand Opening on May 8 at the Sandpiper Golf Club’s Board Room!

Linda Anne Willms (Mam’xa)

June 18, 1954 - April 19, 2021It is with heavy hearts that…

  • Apr 19, 2021

Christopher Allen Bourque

April 18, 2021It is with extreme sadness that we announce the passing…

  • Apr 18, 2021
Local carpenter Tyler Bohn embarked on a quest to create the East Sooke Treehouse, after seeing people build similar structures on a Discovery Channel show. (East Sooke Treehouse Facebook photo)

PHOTOS: B.C. carpenter builds fort inspired by TV’s ‘Treehouse Masters’

The whimsical structure features a wooden walking path, a loft, kitchen – and is now listed on Airbnb

  • Apr 17, 2021
Local carpenter Tyler Bohn embarked on a quest to create the East Sooke Treehouse, after seeing people build similar structures on a Discovery Channel show. (East Sooke Treehouse Facebook photo)
Valen a student of Coldstream Elementary writes advice for adults amid a pandemic.

‘We can get rid of COVID together’: B.C. kids share heartwarming advice

Elementary students share their wisdom to adults in unprecedented times

  • Apr 17, 2021
Valen a student of Coldstream Elementary writes advice for adults amid a pandemic.
(Police handout/Kamloops RCMP)

B.C. man dies in custody awaiting trial for Valentine’s Day robbery, kidnapping spree

Robert James Rennie, who was on the Kamloops RCMP’s most wanted list, passed away at the North Fraser Pretrial Centre in Coquitlam

  • Apr 17, 2021
(Police handout/Kamloops RCMP)
Nichole Lowther plays with her son in their living room. She wasn’t diagnosed with autism until Matthew, now six, was diagnosed a few years ago. (David Swanson | Philadelphia Inquirer)

EDITORIAL: April is World Autism Month

‘Its prevalence in Canada has increased by more than 100 per cent in the past 10 years’

  • Apr 17, 2021
Nichole Lowther plays with her son in their living room. She wasn’t diagnosed with autism until Matthew, now six, was diagnosed a few years ago. (David Swanson | Philadelphia Inquirer)

Madeline Emily Mary Macleod

May 7, 2001 - April 17, 2021Our beautiful Maddie suddenly passed away…

  • Apr 17, 2021
Chilliwack School District Trustee Heather Maahs (right) and board chair Trustee Willow Reichelt. (YouTube/ Chilliwack School District)

LETTER: Trustee questions if board has lost its way

‘Perhaps it’s not Barry’s fault after all’

  • Apr 16, 2021
Chilliwack School District Trustee Heather Maahs (right) and board chair Trustee Willow Reichelt. (YouTube/ Chilliwack School District)
Letters

LETTER: A psychologically sound future is every child’s right

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month but it’s a year-round concern

  • Apr 16, 2021
Letters
Letter to the editor

LETTER: Time to eliminate health benefits for politicians and bureaucrats

Too many are taking them for granted

  • Apr 16, 2021
Letter to the editor
Around 150 people came out to rally against Asian racism at a protest at Gyro Park on Sunday. (Monique Tamminga Western News)

LETTER: Pandemic has brought anti-Asian racism to the surface

‘I do not understand why the COVID-19 virus has divided people when it should be uniting people’

  • Apr 16, 2021
Around 150 people came out to rally against Asian racism at a protest at Gyro Park on Sunday. (Monique Tamminga Western News)

Eleanor Marie Thornton (nee Hedstrom)

April 16, 2021Our loving Mom, Gramma, GG left us on April 16th…

  • Apr 16, 2021

Garry ‘Woody’ Woodward

June 13, 1945 - April 16, 2021Born June 13, 1945, Garry (Woody)…

  • Apr 16, 2021