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Heavy wind delays first cruise ship of the season

A cruise ship season predicted to be record-breaking was briefly blown off course before it even began on Wednesday.

Jersey day in Canada: Islanders show support

People across Canada and Vancouver Island wore jerseys on Thursday in support of the victims of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash.

Culprit in Nanaimo break-in turns out to be beaver

A break-and-enter in progress turned out to be the work of a buck-toothed backyard bandit.

Connolly not the only island player in playoffs

Campbell River's Brett Connolly gave an adorable little girl a souvenir puck Sunday, and it turns out it might have given him some luck.

Shania Twain pays visit to B.C. naval base

The country-pop music legend met with sailors, soldiers and air men and women while touring HMCS Ottawa on Thursday.

Funeral held for Const. Ian Jordan

Const. Ian Jordan was doing what he loved the night he responded to a routine call that left him unresponsive for more than 30 years.

Pipeline support appears to be surging in B.C.

For the second time this week, a poll suggests the majority of B.C. adults support the pipeline expansion. Shannon Paterson has details.

CTV News at Six Vancouver Island for Thursday, April 19, 2018

CTV News at Six Vancouver Island

'Alternate minimum wage' earners set for pay bump

Bartenders are among those set to receive a pay increase – plus details on a unique experience taking seniors on a trip down memory lane.

Timelapse: Old Johnson Street Bridge span removed

CTV's Sitkum Lodge tower cam had a birds-eye-view as workers disassembled the historic Johnson Street blue bridge using a massive crane barge.