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Passengers bound for Victoria say Sunwing left them stranded in Abbotsford

Company says late arrival led to difficulties securing accommodation, transportation

Third Victoria person pricked by needle in past week

Police say this one appears to have been deliberately placed

Community rallies behind Sooke boy with rare condition

Dozens called on government to cover cost of drug for six-year-old Landen Alexa

Police in brief: Teens nabbed for pot smoking near Oak Bay cop shop

Yacht club thefts, fireworks found and wakeful arrest in Oak Bay this week

  • Jan 15th, 2018

Injured parachutist wants stolen backpack back

Bag contained video of 2017 parachuting incident

  • Jan 15th, 2018
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New Years Day Levee at City Hall
Canada's Best Barber Award
Fentanyl test strips now available on the Island
Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Tent city resident just wants a home

Roving tent city has made its way to Central Saanich

Police ticket driver after van found perched on logs near Esplanade in Oak Bay

Ticket issued for Drive Without Consideration with a fine of $196

  • Jan 15th, 2018

Disciplinary hearing for former Victoria police chief begins today

Frank Elsner has long since quit the force, so work-related discipline may be moot

Daily carpet cleaning reinstated in SD61

After review, district determined it would be appropriate to increase services in elementary schools

Victoria Women’s March 2.0 hits the streets Jan. 20

Violence against women has impact on a local level, says march organizer

UPDATE: Unlicensed teen driver found by Victoria police after Clover Point crash

Vehicle was found halfway down the hillside, occupants initially fled crash

Greater Victoria’s recycling still welcomed in foreign markets

Uncontaminated material leave markets open to material from B.C.

Tall trees draw renowned artist to Saanich

UVic prof focuses on Avatar Grove for IMAX’s 50th anniversary

Victoria, Saanich want to get the conversation going on regional policing in the CRD

VicPD Chief Const. Del Manak on board with a municipal review of services

  • Jan 12th, 2018

VicPD invites public to hear from front-line staff at open house Monday

Event is the first of four events to be run as a pilot program

Keating Elementary to get seismic upgrades, 4 new classrooms

Construction on $7.92 million project to begin in July

James Bay tenants find a sympathetic ear in Minister of Housing

Property owner Starlight Investments also responds to renters after tenant meeting