More locally grown produce added to Vancouver Island hospital, care-home meals

Michell's Farm is among the local producers that are adding their products to Island Health meals: (Michell's Farm / Facebook) Michell's Farm is among the local producers that are adding their products to Island Health meals: (Michell's Farm / Facebook)

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Election official, who runs chocolate shop, flies ballot box to 27 B.C. lighthouses

Despite their remote locations, Canada's reclusive lighthouse keepers have one of the highest voter turnouts in the country -- thanks to a part-time election official who flew in their ballots by helicopter. Vlasta Booth, who usually runs a chocolate shop in Victoria, delivered ballots to 27 lighthouses off the coast of B.C., by chopper last week.