Pamela Roth

Discovery of active fault line could spell trouble for Victoria

About a year-and-a-half ago, University of Victoria geologist Kristin Morell made an alarming discovery.

The Victoria Police Department headquarters.

Vacation rental scams popping up in Victoria

A few years ago, someone moving to Victoria for a job opportunity set their sights on a temporary rental property in Sidney.

The Victoria Police Department headquarters.
Former nurse gets two years behind bars for extensive child porn collection

Former nurse gets two years behind bars for extensive child porn collection

David Stallcup had been evading police for 14 years on outstanding charges from the United States

Former nurse gets two years behind bars for extensive child porn collection

OPCC claims police board spread misinformation in Elsner investigation

Police complaint commissioner hopes to set the record straight

Man charged in downtown pot shop raid

Man charged in downtown pot shop raid

Police seize more than 300 exhibits, including more than 42 kilograms of marijuana, $5,600 in cash, bear spray and a replica firearm.

Man charged in downtown pot shop raid
David Geiss at CineVic on Yates St. in Victoria. Geiss is an actor and director from Saskatchewan

CineVic getting comfortable in new downtown location

They knew it was coming. CineVic’s staff were well aware of the demolition clause stated in the lease.

David Geiss at CineVic on Yates St. in Victoria. Geiss is an actor and director from Saskatchewan
The late Helen Martin

Helen’s hats helping Victoria Hospice

Helen Martin always had an appreciation for getting dressed up at parties and other social events.

The late Helen Martin
Zhila Kashaninia will be performing at An Evening of Spanish Songs and Music on Saturday

James Bay group anxiously waiting for refugee

Zhila Kashaninia couldn’t help but fear the worst when all the schools in her city were shut down.

Zhila Kashaninia will be performing at An Evening of Spanish Songs and Music on Saturday
Suspended Victoria police chief Frank Elsner

Elsner investigation will head to discipline proceedings

Judges have found sufficient evidence in eight of the 11 allegations of misconduct against suspended Victoria police chief

Suspended Victoria police chief Frank Elsner
Andrea Hasey is pictured with her 16-year-old son Ethan.

Victoria teen finds success managing Tourette Syndrome

At five years old, Ethan Hasey seemed like a regular, healthy young boy.

Andrea Hasey is pictured with her 16-year-old son Ethan.
Christina Patterson and David Radford play Beatrice and Benedick in Much (Less) Ado About Nothing.

Launch Pad Theatre returns to Craigdarroch with feverish farce

It’s not a typical experience one would find at a play.

Christina Patterson and David Radford play Beatrice and Benedick in Much (Less) Ado About Nothing.

Bike sharing program spins into action

When Karen Jawl looks at downtown Victoria, she sees a lack of parking and a heavy investment in cycling infrastructure.

Man facing string of charges following lengthy St. Patrick's Day crime spree

Man facing string of charges following lengthy St. Patrick’s Day crime spree

Three-and-a-half-hour spree included an attempt to take over a city bus

Man facing string of charges following lengthy St. Patrick's Day crime spree
Jarred Aasen

Over 90 per cent of street drugs tainted with fentanyl

Alain Vincent has spent many days testing street drugs for the presence of fentanyl and what he’s discovered thus far is alarming.

Jarred Aasen
Volunteers help put equipment together for a playground that's being constructed on the lawn of the Victoria courthouse.

Construction begins on playground at former tent city site

Playground should be open to the public this spring

Volunteers help put equipment together for a playground that's being constructed on the lawn of the Victoria courthouse.
City gears up to crack down on pot shops

City gears up to crack down on pot shops

Time is up for marijuana dispensaries that haven't applied for a business license or rezoning

City gears up to crack down on pot shops
Former Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield will be performing three shows with the Victoria Symphony.

Chris Hadfield gets set to bring space adventure to Victoria

With a one in 38 chance of dying during the first nine minutes, Chris Hadfield knew blasting into space came with an enormous risk.

Former Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield will be performing three shows with the Victoria Symphony.
Police nab prolific break and enter suspect hiding in trunk of vehicle

Police nab prolific break and enter suspect hiding in trunk of vehicle

Witness spotted man accessing secure underground parking area

Police nab prolific break and enter suspect hiding in trunk of vehicle
At least 70 tires damaged in Esquimalt slashing spree

At least 70 tires damaged in Esquimalt slashing spree

Police continue to investigate and have a person of interest

At least 70 tires damaged in Esquimalt slashing spree
Victoria authors get set for book launches

Victoria authors get set for book launches

Jeremy Hespeler-Boultbee and Nicola Peffers latest authors to publish books

Victoria authors get set for book launches