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The dark side of the force is coming…

Star Wars fan film featuring lightsaber duels between Sith lords, shot by Island filmmakers

You can run away from your cigarette, UBC study suggests

Close to half the smokers quit after 10 weeks of running

REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

In case you missed it, here’s a look at replay-worthy highlights from across the province this week

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Spawning fish
    Sooke Home Hardware plants 11 chestnut trees in Sooke
      McKenna Concert
        EMCS holds annual Spin-a-thon

          Boarding Bengal drifts on Kal Lake

          Logan the cat loves to paddle board on Kalamalka Lake in Vernon.

          LaBeouf says learning tennis for ‘Borg/McEnroe’ like learning to dance

          Shia LaBeouf compares learning tennis legend John McEnroe’s style to ballet at TIFF

          Squirrel causes grass fire in 100 Mile House

          The fire grew to several meters, stretching across a front and toward a house

          Students to negotiate grades in Ontario-based pilot project

          Dean from Wilfrid Laurier University thinks grades carry a lot of weight and are sometimes overrated

          REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

          In case you missed it, here’s a look at replay-worthy highlights from across the province this week

          Signatured Pioneer logs to become permanent 2017 wildfire legacy

          Three logs donated by Pioneer Log Homes of B.C. have been signed by hundreds of emergency personnel who helped during the wildfires in the Cariboo-Chilcotin.

          First edition Spider-Man comic for sale in Victoria

          The rare magazine is selling for $500,000 but may be worth up to $1 million.

          Those afraid of clowns brace for new ‘It’ movie

          Coulrophobia sufferers get prepared ahead of Stephen King remake

          Actor Josh Brolin takes a break in Victoria bookstore

          The Academy Award nominated actor is believed to be on Vancouver Island shooting scenes for the Deadpool sequel starring Ryan Reynolds.

          VIDEO: A guide for overdose survival

          How people can save a life with or without a naloxone kit

          VIDEO: Restored footage of Charles and Diana’s wedding released

          The 20th anniversay of Diana’s death is coming up next week

          ‘Toque’ or ‘hat’? Here’s how Canada talks

          A new survey highlights different words and pronunciations between provinces and cities

          Massive superyacht sailing through B.C. waters

          The 72.5 metre pleasure craft can sleep up to 12 people and can be rented for just over $1.1 million per week.

          Ladysmith runner creates giant minion design on local roads

          Ladysmith’s Sean Sherstone tapped into his creative side during a morning run on Wednesday.

          Bike thief seen on video, found after she rode stolen bike to RCMP office.

          Owner discovered bike thief at police station with the bicycle.

          Strangers rally for B.C. teen’s birthday surprise

          A Vernon teen’s 16th birthday dream came true after a parent’s plea on Facebook for guests

          PHOTOS: Eclipse around the world

          From Oregon to Washington, eclipse viewers took in the sight