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Fire destroys home in Lake Cowichan

Firefighters were still on scene late Friday afternoon on Mountain View Drive, where a neighbour says he heard fire trucks coming up the street around 11 a.m.

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Top secret: Biden gets access to President's Daily Brief

Joe Biden has had his first look as president-elect at the President's Daily Brief, a top secret summary of U.S. intelligence and world events -- a document former first lady Michelle Obama has called "The Death, Destruction, and Horrible Things Book."

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Life-saving act of kindness prompts Saanich woman's book

“We were just babies!” Monique laughs while showing me a photo of her 21-year-old self smiling next to a friend. Monique seemed so happy in the picture, unaware that six months later she’d have lost track of how many days she’d been drinking.

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