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Heat wave coming to Vancouver Island

Temperatures expected to rise into 30’s for some areas including the east coast of island.

BC SPCA warns: A hot car is no place for your pet

Temperature in parked vehicle can reach over 38 degrees Celsius

  • Jun 23rd, 2017

Victoria daycare operators concerned over lack of qualified staff

Shortages may prompt some daycares to break worker-to-child ratio rules

High court clears way for Facebook lawsuit in B.C.

Deborah Douez alleges Facebook used her name and profile photo in ads endorsing a company she ‘liked’

VIDEO: Hide your picnic baskets, the bears are out

Conservation officers are expecting to see highest number of bears in recent years this summer

Sidney clinic plans to accept new patients through smaller, scheduled intakes

People seeking a family doctor can check the Peninsula Medical website for the next patient intake.

  • Jun 23rd, 2017
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Elections BC prepares for possible snap election

Staff not expecting voters to head to the polls yet, but want to be ready

Victoria woman alerts public about dangers of stray BBQ brush wires

Bristle in food leads serious intestinal surgery

  • Jun 23rd, 2017

Swimmer to lead flotilla of trumpets, trombones on a 3K water trek

Floating exhibit will honour 100th anniversary of Tom Thomson

VIDEO: Throne speech piles on PST cut, other promises

NDP, Greens still preparing to defeat B.C. Liberals

Vital Signs takes Greater Victoria’s temperature

Annual survey online now for providing community input

  • Jun 23rd, 2017

Okanagan wineries sweep Lieutenant Governor’s Awards

Of the 486 wines submitted by 132 wineries for judging, just 12 reigned supreme

VIDEO: B.C. Liberals elect speaker to begin historic session

Speaker to resign if government defeated by NDP and B.C. Greens

UPDATE: Sears Canada closing 59 of its stores across Canada

Roughly 2,900 jobs expected to be lost, amid restructuring.

Best images from National Indigenous Peoples Day 2017

ICYMI: Our best images from National Indigenous Peoples Day, from across Vancouver Island

CREST upgrades almost operational in Capital Region

New equipment replaces aging systems

  • Jun 22nd, 2017

Greater Victoria employers experience labour pains

Tim Hortons Saanich franchise had to scale back hours last month as a result of a lack of staff

Mother of murdered Alberta girl faces accused killer

Hailey Dunbar-Blanchette’s mother faced her accused killer, Derek Saretzky, in court