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The axe recovered by Victoria police.

Victoria man with axe arrested

The suspect is facing possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose charges

The axe recovered by Victoria police.
Victoria mayor wants to stop ticketing people sleeping in their cars

Victoria mayor wants to stop ticketing people sleeping in their cars

Mayor Lisa Helps believes the city's rental shortage means people should be allowed to sleep in their vehicles

Victoria mayor wants to stop ticketing people sleeping in their cars
During Daffodil Month in April

Cancer research, patient support part of Daffodil Month in April

Volunteers raising funds around Greater Victoria this month

During Daffodil Month in April
Victoria driver stopped by passerby after losing control

Victoria driver stopped by passerby after losing control

Victoria Police recommend eight charges including impaired driving.

Victoria driver stopped by passerby after losing control
A University of Victoria Vikes ball carrier fights off multiple UBC Okanagan Heat defenders during the opening match of the 2017 National University Rugby Sevens Championships on Friday at Westhills Stadium. The Vikes took an opening 22-0 win over their B.C. rivals

Rugby Vikes take gold, silver at USport sevens nationals in Langford

UVic women capture championship, Vikes men fall to UBC in final

A University of Victoria Vikes ball carrier fights off multiple UBC Okanagan Heat defenders during the opening match of the 2017 National University Rugby Sevens Championships on Friday at Westhills Stadium. The Vikes took an opening 22-0 win over their B.C. rivals
Longtime BC Transit driver Keith Yeo

Show appreciation for your West Shore transit driver March 18

BC Transit celebrates international Transit Driver Appreciation Day

Longtime BC Transit driver Keith Yeo
Quality Foods

Quality Foods earns Business of the Year award

Grocery chain has made inroads into West Shore retail market

Quality Foods
INTERACTIVE MAP: Top 100 highest assessed homes on Vancouver Island

INTERACTIVE MAP: Top 100 highest assessed homes on Vancouver Island

Exclusive islands, Saanich acreages and Oak Bay waterfront mansions are among the highest valued Island residences

INTERACTIVE MAP: Top 100 highest assessed homes on Vancouver Island
QUIZ: 12 questions to test your knowledge of B.C. news in 2016

QUIZ: 12 questions to test your knowledge of B.C. news in 2016

How well do you know your provincial news? Take our #BCNewsQuiz and see how you score

QUIZ: 12 questions to test your knowledge of B.C. news in 2016
Emergency dispatchers received some unusual phone calls in 2016.

Stuck gym lockers, job queries top 2016 list of reasons to not call 911

Non-emergency calls can delay the response to a legitimate emergency

Emergency dispatchers received some unusual phone calls in 2016.

Pacific Links Bear Mountain Championship confirmed for 2017

PGA Tour Champions event slotted into September schedule for second straight year

Teen who aged out of government care found dead in Surrey tent

Teen who aged out of government care found dead in Surrey tent

The 19-year-old woman was in an area popular with homeless campers, officials say.

Teen who aged out of government care found dead in Surrey tent
Enter the Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce contest and win an all inclusive trip to China to see the Great Wall

Dreaming of visiting China? Win a trip of a lifetime!

You could win an all-inclusive tour through Beijing, Xi’an, Shanghai and Suzhou next spring valued at $2500!

Enter the Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce contest and win an all inclusive trip to China to see the Great Wall

CFB Esquimalt member injured in industrial accident at helicopter squadron

Individual suffered serious injuries, was rushed to hospital Monday morning

VIDEO: Watch IHIT press conference

VIDEO: Watch IHIT press conference

Watch a streaming feed of a press conference held by the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team.

VIDEO: Watch IHIT press conference
Heavy rains and strong winds are expected to blast southwestern B.C. starting Wednesday night.

Series of storms set to batter B.C.’s south coast

Heavy rains, strong winds set to lash southwestern B.C.

Heavy rains and strong winds are expected to blast southwestern B.C. starting Wednesday night.
Goodbye

‘Happy memories, incredibly grateful’: Prince William’s parting words to Canada

Heartfelt thank you, touching farewell as Royal tour ends for Duke and Duchess of Cambridge

Goodbye
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge

What interests you about the Royal Family

We asked and Capital Region residents responded by the hundreds

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge
VIDEO: Feds talk carbon pricing with provinces

VIDEO: Feds talk carbon pricing with provinces

Environment Minister Catherine McKenna defends Ottawa's aim of pricing carbon to send a market signal

VIDEO: Feds talk carbon pricing with provinces
Conservation officer are urging people to leave two young grizzlies spotted on an island near Telegraph Cove alone.

A grizzly scene on northern Vancouver Island?

Conservation officers urging public to stay away as they cross their fingers young grizzly bears don't complete Island-hop

Conservation officer are urging people to leave two young grizzlies spotted on an island near Telegraph Cove alone.