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Major expansion planned for Westhills Stadium

The city has released the blueprint on the plan to expand Westhills Stadium to 8,000 seats – and it could help land some big sporting events

Senior's emotional thank-you after canoe rescue

James Milne, 74, was in a life-or-death situation near Goose Spit when off-duty paramedics, a doctor and a former rugby player stepped in.

Notorious bay of derelict boats cleaned up

Ladysmith took its first step today in ridding itself of what is often called 'the dog patch.'

How drones are helping fight fires in Victoria

Officials say drones armed with thermal cameras could help save lives when it comes to fighting fires.

Wild wake-up: Nanaimo home sprayed with bullets

As half a dozen bullets hit a Nanaimo home, residents dove for cover in their bedrooms and heard a vehicle speed off.

CTV News at Six Vancouver Island for Tuesday, March 20, 2018

CTV News at Six Vancouver Island

Liberals propose tougher rules for gun sales

The federal government has introduced new gun control legislation, including a plan for stricter background checks for buyers.

Extended: Victoria firefighters deploy drone in McClure Street blaze

The department launched a drone equipped with a thermal camera to gain the upper hand on a stubborn blaze earlier this week.

Caught on cam: Entangled sea lion sedated, freed off B.C. coast

A team from the Vancouver Aquarium's Marine Mammal Rescue Centre helps free a Steller sea lion from a nylon rope deeply embedded in its neck off the Vancouver Island coast. (Video courtesy Ocean Wise)

One last hope for rhino species on the verge of extinction