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Hawaii's Mauna Loa erupts for the first time in 38 years

Ashfall advisories have been prompted for Hawaii's main island as the world's largest active volcano of Muona Loa erupts.

Two people rescued from plane stuck in electrical tower

Here's how Toronto police cracked a gruesome 1983 cold case

B.C. plan to recruit, train foreign doctors

In an effort to respond to the crisis in family medicine, the province has announced measures meant to fast-track the licensing of internationally trained doctors.

What we know about the large COVID-19 protests across China

Rallies in China call for government to step down after lockdown measures delayed the rescue of an apartment fire that turned fatal.

UVic students send satellite to space

The Orcasat satellite designed by UVic engineering students has officially blasted off, becoming the first from B.C. to head into space.

B.C. still waiting on children's medication

Canadian pharmacies started getting shipments of children's cold and flu medication this weekend, but B.C.'s supply is still uncertain.

Victoria deploys leaf vacuum

In a time-honoured tradition, City of Victoria workers are removing leaves from roadways and drains with the help of a high-powered vacuum.

B.C. surplus grows $5B over estimate

With B.C.'s health-care system still strained amid the latest influx of patients, a fiscal update reveals the province is flush with cash.

Rising WHL star coming to Victoria for Royals game

Up-and-coming junior hockey star Connor Bedard is playing against the Victoria Royals, leading to sold-out seats at Victoria's ice rink.