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Police investigate body found at school

Victoria police now confirm a dead body was found Tuesday afternoon at the edge of Topaz Park.

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

Owner discovered bike thief at police station with the bicycle.

Major changes coming to BC Ferries

Passengers no longer allowed to remain on lower vehicle deck and complete smoking ban coming in 2018.

Unaffordable housing blamed for Capital Region job shortages

Greater Victoria survey identifies transit as a recruitment barrier

Drug paraphernalia, stolen items retrieved during early morning arrest

Oak Bay police say pair may have stolen items from Langford as well

Prolific UVic political science professor passes away

Associate Professor Emeritus Norman Ruff inspired entire generations of scholars at the university

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Johnson Street bridge approach paving

     

    Songhees Nation athlete have golden finish

       

      A peak at the Royal B.C. Museum's Becoming B.C. Tour

         

        Boat reportedly on fire near Fisherman's Wharf

           

          Long awaited steel for Johnson Street Bridge arriving soon

          The first shipment reached North Vancouver on Sunday, and will arrive in Victoria on Tuesday.

          Saanich man attacked with his own bike

          Central Saanich police are treating the attack as a mental health case and are contemplating charges.

          Longtime volunteer enters Saanich byelection

          Bylection candidate wants Saanich to promote a centralized business district

          Hundreds watch moon cross sun’s path over Saanich

          Mount Tolmie offered local stargazers front-seat views of once-in-a-life-time solar eclipse

          Courtenay man has full solar eclipse experience in Oregon

          ‘The shadow comes and your hair stands up. It gets cooler and then the stars show up’

          VIDEO: The eclipse in Oak Bay

          Athlone Court offices take a mid-morning break to see the partial eclipse

          UPDATE: Victoria hotel staff vote to strike if new deal not reached by Sept. 1

          Hotel Grand Pacific risks service interruption if union terms not agreed to: Unifor

          Nanaimo family with baby on board victims of hit-and-run near Chemainus

          “I looked back and saw the truck coming up behind us and then hit us,” said Nanaimo’s Bibi Wallace, recounting the hit-and-run near Chemainus.

          Missing woman found in Victoria

          Police have been looking for Jade Kozma for more than a month. She had disappeared from Campbell River.

          Camosun College engineering students display end of term projects

          Industry professionals impressed with final prototypes

          LifeCycles Fruit Tree Project shifts the mindset around food access in Victoria

          Volunteer-run organization on track to collect another fall bounty

          Aggressive drivers in the Highlands draws ire of residents

          Neighbours calling on district, RCMP for traffic calming, enforcement

          Two girls rescued from French Creek train trestle

          Parksville and Qualicum Beach fire departments called out to help young climbers in French Creek

          Victoria faces major bill to clean up contaminated park

          Former Songhees burial ground at Laurel Point became an industrial area