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SFU sea sponge research identifies chemical compound to treat HIV

SFU sea sponge research identifies chemical compound to treat HIV

A research team at Simon Fraser University has identified a compound found in sea sponges that could be developed into future treatment therapies for HIV.
Fish derby helps promote lake health

Fish derby helps promote lake health

Pelican Lake attracted hundreds in early March for the event
‘Fake News’ and the farm

‘Fake News’ and the farm

Politicians may have just caught on about ‘fake news,’ but farmers have known for years what it’s like to live in a world where anything can and does get said and believed. Now, there is a way to counter the din of anti-activists, the food conspiracy theorists, and the faddists. And it may just start with you.
Music industry insiders offer tips for taking care of business

Music industry insiders offer tips for taking care of business

Ashwin Sood isn’t particularly sold on likes, shares, followers, emojis and the sort. While they’re all necessary evils for any musician in the 21st century, they’ll always play second fiddle to whole point of the exercise: playing.
Victoria man at centre of international political thriller

Victoria man at centre of international political thriller

How does a kid go from doing surveys for the City of Victoria Youth Council to being in the middle of an international information-warfare outfit straight out of a political thriller? Victoria’s Chris Wylie is at the heart of one of the biggest news
Born to Compete

Born to Compete

From the Prairies to the slopes of PyeongChang, Curt Minard proudly represented Canada at the Paralympic Games
Hamiota resident answers the call again, 35 years later

Hamiota resident answers the call again, 35 years later

Former Ducks Unlimited Canada volunteer Keeman shares his story in time for special anniversary
Survivor: Still Going Strong After 20 Years

Survivor: Still Going Strong After 20 Years

It started out simply as a way for the Souris Curling Club to make money quickly and evolved into a long-running community event.
Local Artist Uses Creativity to Improve Our Health

Local Artist Uses Creativity to Improve Our Health

Whether you like to draw, paint or use art material in some manner as a hobby or a way of relaxing, a local Reston business offers an approach where these tools can also improve your health and well-being.
Visionary: Young Couple Wins Farm Award

Visionary: Young Couple Wins Farm Award

As with any family business today, a succession plan is so important – especially for a farm. For some, passing on the business to their children also creates the opportunity for new ideas and introducing innovation to continue growth and success.