V2V Empress, ferry from Victoria to Vancouver, christened

Passenger service has been delayed by a few weeks.

ELECTION 2017: Medical premiums and promises

MSP is not only a tax, it’s a payroll tax for nearly half of those subject to it

Cycling community fuming as hit-and-run suspects remain at large

Incidents of Dodge Dakotas crashing into cyclists remain unsolved

Advance voting starts Saturday

There will be six days of advance voting prior to B.C.’s general election day on May 9

Search still underway to find operator, service provider for Victoria casino

The operator/service provider will be responsible for finding a location within Victoria for the casino

B.C. first responders see record number of suspected overdoses Wednesday

The spike in overdose-related calls coincides with ‘Welfare Wednesday’, officials say

Christening of the V2V Empress
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National Day of Mourning for workers marked by BCFED in Victoria


Fashion show supports Wear2Start


Afghanistan memorial unveiled


Victoria man arrested and charged for Nanaimo home invasion

Man with connections to Nanaimo arrested in Victoria on weapons and drug charges

CANDIDATE PROFILE: Libertarian voices optimism for chances in Esquimalt-Metchosin

Langford-raised Josh Steffler advocates for smaller government, more privatization

UPDATE: Canada-wide Shaw service restored

Shaw customers across Canada are experiencing problems with telephone, TV and internet service.

Former Canadian Armed Forces officer facing sexual assault charge for incident at CFB Esquimalt

Incident occured at CFB Esquimalt in 2010 against another member of the Armed Forces.

Two women take on province over domestic abuse legal aid

Women’s advocates want to see better legal aid for women in violent relationships

Cougar spotted in James Bay

Anyone who sees the cougar is asked to call 250-995-7654

Local artist’s work to be featured in Commercial Alley art gallery

Commercial Alley Outdoor Art Gallery will be featuring the work of local artist Kai Choufour.

Voting continues for Centennial Square feature

Residents are invited to vote for their favourite pop-up play feature for Centennial Square.

Gonzales artist finds inspiration amidst tragedy

The Fairfield Artists Studio Tour takes place next weekend.

Childcare spaces at risk at two local community centres

B.C. Supreme Court ruling leaves school district scrambling to accomodate smaller class sizes.

B.C. leaders square off in TV debate

Christy Clark, John Horgan and Andrew Weaver battle it out ahead of May 9 election

ELECTION 2017: Parties try to get a grip on B.C.’s overdose deaths

The Greens pledge big funding, B.C. NDP wants a new ministry and B.C. Liberals commit to more beds

Kelowna gets direct flight to Victoria

Pacific Coastal Airlines announced a new mid-day flight between Victoria and Kelowna for June 5

Christy Clark calls for U.S. thermal coal export ban

Clark asks Justin Trudeau to ban U.S. thermal coal shipments to B.C. for sale to Asia