Province defends shift from Martin Mars water bombers

!Martin Mars water bombers have been phased out of B.C. forest fire fighting operations in favour of much smaller aircraft. - Government of B.C.
  • posted Jul 23, 2014 at 1:00 PM

New smaller planes more flexible in wildfire fighting, deliver water twice as fast

News

Your Best Shot finalists chosen

  • updated Jul 23, 2014 at 11:03 AM

More than 2,100 entries received for the second annual contest

News

More out-of-province fire crews sent to B.C.

  • updated Jul 23, 2014 at 1:23 PM

More wildfire crews arrive as B.C. braces for another round of fires

Business

Create jobs by running deficits, Ottawa urged

  • updated Jul 23, 2014 at 12:56 PM

Ottawa urged to run tiny deficit to create 75,000 new jobs: C.D. Howe report

Sports

VIDEO: Americas Rugby Championship returning to Langford for 2014

  • posted Jul 22, 2014 at 7:00 PM

Canada, the United States, defending champion Argentina, and Uruguay will all come to Victoria this October.

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Are Greater Victoria municipalities doing enough to enforce bylaws that restrict off-leash dogs?

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