British Columbia

Boy found near Langley Lake, a good distance from his Green Ave. home
Boy found near Langley Lake, a good distance from his Green Ave. home

UPDATE: Three-year-old Union Bay boy missing overnight found safe

By Dan Marshall
August 15, 2016 - 8:46am Updated: August 15, 2016 - 5:02pm

UNION BAY — Relief in Union Bay now that a three-year-old boy has been found safe and sound.

RCMP and Comox Valley Ground Search and Rescue responded to a call about the boy wandering away from his home on Green Avenue in Union Bay around eight o'clock Sunday night.

Port Alberni drone racer says sport better version of Formula One racing

By The Canadian Press
August 14, 2016 - 10:29am

VICTORIA — Andrew Meyer says he’s chasing the future as he travels the world competing in drone racing events in what is one of the world’s newest competitions.

The 26-year-old university student from Port Alberni, B.C., is known in drone flying circles as Andrew “MayMayDay” Meyer.

B.C. citizenship medal goes to rescuers who helped when boat flipped, killing six

By The Canadian Press
August 12, 2016 - 4:13pm Updated: August 13, 2016 - 11:54pm

MEARES ISLAND, B.C. — British Columbia’s Medal of Good Citizenship has been presented to residents of Ahousaht First Nation and the town of Tofino for an all-out effort helping dozens of people when a whale-watching ship overturned last October.

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