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Mammoth art display set on fire at Colwood's Royal Bay Beach

Mammoth art display set on fire at Colwood's Royal Bay Beach

The two crews were able to work together to get the fire under control within 15 minutes
Greater Victoria riders sweep podium day 1 of 6-stage mountain competition

Greater Victoria riders sweep podium day 1 of 6-stage mountain competition

3 local mountain bikers claim top spots to kick off West Kootenay competition
'Be a brotherhood': West Shore Rebels get ready for 2024 season

'Be a brotherhood': West Shore Rebels get ready for 2024 season

The 2024 season starts on Saturday, July 20 in Kamloops
Victoria charities hitting home run to help kids with school costs, hygiene

Victoria charities hitting home run to help kids with school costs, hygiene

The Mustard Seed and Soap for Hope will give 600 kids 'back to school' packs
Deadly crash in B.C. causes Sunday road closure

Deadly crash in B.C. causes Sunday road closure

2-vehicle collision follows series of fatal crashes throughout province
UVic enters 5-year agreement with Ts’uubaa-asatx First Nation

UVic enters 5-year agreement with Ts’uubaa-asatx First Nation

The agreement outlines educational programs, research projects and community engagement activities
Esquimalt to reduce speed limits, roll out new signage

Esquimalt to reduce speed limits, roll out new signage

All major roads will be 40km/hr, and other roads will be 30km/hr, other than some exceptions
Vote on partial Alaskan cruise ship ban may boost Victoria's economy

Vote on partial Alaskan cruise ship ban may boost Victoria's economy

U.S. debate could lead to new itineraries that would allow longer cruise stays in B.C.'s capital
Chaos in downtown Victoria: police tase mentally ill man who attacked paramedic

Chaos in downtown Victoria: police tase mentally ill man who attacked paramedic

VicPD chief says first responders will no longer go to 900-block of Pandora without police, outreach workers say situation could have been prevented
Regional district purchases Galiano Island property for rental housing

Regional district purchases Galiano Island property for rental housing

Centrally located on Georgeson Bay Road, the development will offer 20 rental units for low- and moderate-income families