Kyle Wells

Victoria’s’s music scene held back by lack of venues

Victoria has plenty of talent but few places to play, say bands

Saanich church members reject cell tower proposal

Residents' protest helps sway voters on cell tower issue

Dan Matthews and his company Ecoasis Developments LLP have purchased Bear Mountain. Matthews

Bear Mountain finds a new owner [Updated]

Bear Mountain is set to enter into a new chapter of its so-far storied history after finding a buyer in B.C.-based Ecoasis Developments LLP.

Dan Matthews and his company Ecoasis Developments LLP have purchased Bear Mountain. Matthews
Mitzi Dean

West Shore non-profit builds Victoria Marathon team

Colwood’s Pacific Centre Family Services Association celebrates 45 years with run in the GoodLife Fitness Victoria Marathon

Mitzi Dean
Colwood Mayor Carol Hamilton and West Shore-raised cyclist Ryder Hesjedal unveil a sign for the future Ryder Hesjedal Way

Shovels in ground for new West Shore school

Event recognizes the official naming of Ryder Hesjedal Way, the yet-nonexistent road which will lead to the school.

Colwood Mayor Carol Hamilton and West Shore-raised cyclist Ryder Hesjedal unveil a sign for the future Ryder Hesjedal Way
Langford teen Chelsea Weigel has been missing since Aug. 30 and West Shore RCMP are asking for the public's help in locating her.

17-year-old Langford teen still missing

Chelsea Weigel, 17, is described as five feet five inches tall, about 160 pounds, with very short dark brown or black hair

Langford teen Chelsea Weigel has been missing since Aug. 30 and West Shore RCMP are asking for the public's help in locating her.
NDP Leader Adrian Dix announces he will step down as leader by the middle of 2014 “at the latest.”

Victoria MLAs eye NDP leadership

Rob Fleming and John Horgan considering bids to replace retiring Adrian Dix

NDP Leader Adrian Dix announces he will step down as leader by the middle of 2014 “at the latest.”

Malahat Marauder hunts stolen fox pelt

Malahat Marauders Historic Re-enactment Association member loaned item for display at Luxton Fair where it was stolen

Sept. 18

UPDATE: Metchosin inmate never left William Head institution

A missing prisoner was caught by RCMP at William Head about two hours of searching.

Sept. 18

Four-vehicle crash shuts down Malahat Monday

Police figured out a vehicle stolen in Ladysmith was the same one that caused the highway crash.

Langford home invasion ends in arrest

Three males face charges for theft, firearms and possessing body armour

Hospitality works both ways with Bear Mountain golf tournament

The B.C. Hospitality Foundation is hosting its first Memorial Golf Tournament to raise money to support people in the hospitality industry.

Ryan Barber goes through the possessions that remain in his truck with the West Shore RCMP. The truck was stolen on Monday in Langford and recovered on Wednesday. Barber and partner Vivian Pattison were in the process of moving to Victoria when their truck was stolen.

Happy couple reunited with stolen truck, possessions

Couple had their truck and most of their worldly possessions stolen from a hotel parking lot in Langford.

Ryan Barber goes through the possessions that remain in his truck with the West Shore RCMP. The truck was stolen on Monday in Langford and recovered on Wednesday. Barber and partner Vivian Pattison were in the process of moving to Victoria when their truck was stolen.
Kim Dupont

Ride for Rights remembers Kimberly Proctor

Event focuses on community healing and violence prevention.

Kim Dupont

Death of Metchosin woman under RCMP care sparks investigation

The death of a woman under the care of a West Shore RCMP officer is now under investigation by B.C.'s Independent Investigations Office.

Kenneth Hooper has been missing from his Langford home since July 31. He is known to camp in areas throughout Greater Victoria and is without the medication he needs to take regularly.

RCMP on the lookout for missing Langford man

Kenneth (Ken) Hooper, 34, went missing on July 31. He is described as five foot six inches, 150 pounds, with short dark brown hair.

Kenneth Hooper has been missing from his Langford home since July 31. He is known to camp in areas throughout Greater Victoria and is without the medication he needs to take regularly.
Police are investigating a robbery at the Island Savings in Langford on Jacklin Rd. West Shore RCMP are still on the chase for a man seen fleeing the bank.

UPDATED: Man arrested after Langford bank robbery

RCMP seek suspect and vehicle after Island Savings near Jacklin Road and Attree Avenue was robbed this morning

Police are investigating a robbery at the Island Savings in Langford on Jacklin Rd. West Shore RCMP are still on the chase for a man seen fleeing the bank.
View Royal firefighters extinguish the last of a brush fire which broke out on the median of the Trans-Canada Hwy near the Colwood turnoff on Monday around 4 p.m.

Trans-Canada brush fire extinguished

View Royal firefighters put out a brush fire Monday afternoon that broke out on the median of the Trans-Canada Highway

View Royal firefighters extinguish the last of a brush fire which broke out on the median of the Trans-Canada Hwy near the Colwood turnoff on Monday around 4 p.m.

A tight spot

View Royal firefighters free stuck boy from rocks on Esquimalt First Nation

Nina Bolinder

A happy ending to a rough start

Premature babies and their parents gather for reunion at Victoria General Hospital

Nina Bolinder