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WhatsApp discovers spyware that infected with a call alone

The malware was able to penetrate phones through missed calls alone via the app’s voice calling function

B.C. must set clear terms, timeline if it holds money-laundering inquiry: expert

One report estimated $7.4 billion was laundered in B.C. last year

Canada’s agriculture minister talks canola with Chinese counterpart at G20

Justin Trudeau also said the decision by Beijing to ban Canadian canola is linked to the trade war between China and the U.S.

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Driver in bizarre hit-and-run at car dealership in Campbell River turns herself in
Local man rescues dog from cougars near Campbell River
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Blaze takes Campbell River home

Canada’s chief of defence summoned to cabinet meeting in wake of Norman case

Charges against Vice-Admiral Mark Norman were stayed last week

U.S. man to stand trial on claims he flushed grandparents’ ashes

Thomas Wells faces two counts of abuse of a corpse and a criminal mischief charge

Chelsea Manning memoir coming in winter of 2020

Manning was sentenced to 35 years, but was released in May 2017

1 Canadian among 4 killed in floatplane crash in Alaska: Global Affairs

United States Coast Guard says two floatplanes collided as they carried cruise ship tourists

Campbell River-area forests to get some needed moisture

Environment Canada calling for rain today in the Campbell River area

  • May 14, 2019

RCMP search for suspect in Vancouver Island road rage incident

Balaclava-wearing suspect bashed victim’s vehicle with baseball bat

  • May 13, 2019

Tonal stolen from Comox Valley Disc Golf contains former caretaker’s ashes

On April 22, Comox Valley Disc Golf reported a theft of their…

  • May 13, 2019

Rocky Mountain Coffee Co. employee says bills weren’t being paid leading up to closure

The cafés in Campbell River and the Comox Valley were closed down suddenly on Friday

B.C. judge allows Facebook class-action lawsuit to expand

Lawsuit is allowed to include people living in Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Newfoundland and Labrador

How to stop your child from falling from a window or balcony

Between 2010 and 2016, 132 children were treated at B.C. trauma centres for window or balcony falls

  • May 13, 2019

Cafes close down at North Island Hospital’s Courtenay, Campbell River campuses

Rocky Mountain Coffee Co.’s main branch in Comox has also closed

Alex Trebek in Ottawa to open Royal Canadian Geographical Society’s new HQ

Trebek announced in March that he has advanced pancreatic cancer

Shooting kills one at South Florida hip-hop festival

Phoenix Suns player arrested at hip-hop festival

Four-year-old dies after finding gun from state trooper father

The boy found the unsecured weapon inside his home in Toledo

June rain will tell if B.C. is in for another hot wildfire season

Public safety minister says province’s crews are ready to go

Firefighters putting out hotspots at suspected human-caused wildfire near Sayward

Early start to wildfire season worrisome for North Island residents