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GRAPHIC: How Vancouver Island voted

By Tristan Pratt
October 25, 2020

The NDP took both Andrew Weaver's former seat and the Island's last BC Liberal riding

BC Election 2020

Capital Daily's interactive guide to Vancouver Island's 2020 candidates

By Capital Daily Staff
October 11, 2020

Peruse the names and bios of 42 major party candidates across 14 ridings

Cannabis

BC's lacklustre cannabis legalization, charted

By Snejana Vorona
October 11, 2020

Despite its disproportionately weed-smoking populace, BC has done a terrible job at getting them to buy the legal stuff

Indigenous

Brush up your Salish: Expand your vocabulary with these Coastal First Nations terms

By Capital Daily Staff
October 8, 2020

Get closer to your Vancouver Island home by learning the terms literally shaped by the Salish Sea

Homelessness

“It’s only … in jail that he sees a doctor”: Parents of homeless Victorians speak

By Anna J. James
October 7, 2020

Even a dedicated support network cannot be enough to keep a severely mentally ill son off the streets

Lindsay Buziak

EXCLUSIVE: Unsealed police documents reveal previously unknown details about the death of Lindsay Buziak

By Zander Sherman
October 3, 2020

Obtained in a court action by Capital Daily, the documents allow the most comprehensive picture yet of Buziak’s last days

COVID-19

How a new rapid COVID-19 test could change everything

By Harley Gordon
October 2, 2020

The return of tourism, care home visits and even music festivals could now be on the horizon

Homelessness

Inside Victoria’s newest tent city

By Anna J. James
October 1, 2020

With 112 tents and counting, park behind Crystal Pool becomes latest stop on merry-go-round of Victoria tent encampments

COVID-19

“I called 75 times”: Severe backups at testing call centre hinder Island’s COVID-19 response

By Tori Marlan
September 29, 2020

While rapid testing was key to BC’s early success in fighting COVID-19, this has now given way to some of the longest wait times in the country