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MISSING: Oak Bay woman last seen in Saanich

Woman last seen at Petro Can on West Saannich Road on July 5 around 10 a.m.

  • Jul 6th, 2018

Sidney man wins $500K in Lotto 6/49

And this isn’t the first time that Robert Scott has defied the odds

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Sheet Metal and Roofing Apprentice Competition
BYOBag video contest winners
Sirens heard across Greater Victoria
Mustard Seed opens new kitchen built by HeroWork

Closed circuit cameras return to Victoria streets for Pride Parade

Anyone with questions or concerns can email engagement@vicpd.ca

  • Jul 6th, 2018

Police find two huskies in a car that was 38 degrees

VicPD are urgently reminding people not to leave their dogs in the car

UVic Properties charts ambitious course for off-campus holdings

University of Victoria’s commercial and residential division plans major changes downtown

Oak Bay woman trapped under 700 pound safe overnight

Woman taken to hospital after being extricated from under safe

Latest plans for Burnside-Gorge housing project released

88 below-market residential units are proposed for the site at 496/498 Cecelia Rd.

Pedestrian struck in crosswalk on border of Oak Bay and Victoria

76 per cent of crashes involving pedestrians happen at intersections

Youth sailing program seeks docking facility in Sooke

Council to write letter of support to Sooke Harbour Authority

TURF WAR: Victoria bike rental outfits wheelie not down with U-bicycle

City’s allowance for dockless bike share company creates uneven playing field: local operator

Island group paints rocks and hides them for others to find

Families spend time being creative and exploring

Vancouver Island School of Art finds temporary home

School will eventually be part of Fifth Street development

Hiker dies after suffering a heart attack in Mount Wells Park

B.C. Coroners Service has been called to the scene.

  • Jul 4th, 2018

Carving history: Royal BC Museum launches new totem project

The pole carving project will allow the public to watch the creation of a new totem

Oak Bay parents request coroner’s inquest into overdose death of son

Family believes full and public investigation will prevent similar deaths

Former Olympic rower Harold Backer pleads guilty to fraud

Backer changed his plea in Victoria on Wednesday; the Crown is seeking a 13-month jail sentence

WATCH: Customers encouraged to wean themselves off plastic bags by Jan. 1

City of Victoria’s new bylaw eased in for merchants; winning videos offer tips for making changes