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HST rejected by B.C. voters

HST rejected by B.C. voters

The B.C. government is getting to work dismantling the harmonized sales tax, a job that may take more than a year and add billions to the province's deficit.
Harmonized sales tax extinguished

Harmonized sales tax extinguished

Greater Victoria ridings see overwhelming support to quash HST
City contemplates boost for buskers

City contemplates boost for buskers

Changes to busking laws coming

Driver arrested after fleeing crash that shuts down West Saanich

Just before 8 p.m., a white Chevy Geo crashed into a pole and ended up in a ditch just south of the Roadhouse Bar & Grill. When officers arrived the driver was nowhere to be found. A police dog searched the scene and located the man a short distance north of the crash.

Esquimalt resident demands online council agenda packages

The municipality says it's keeping with Canada's Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act
BC Ferries eyes sailing, staff reductions

BC Ferries eyes sailing, staff reductions

Passenger and vehicle traffic is down this year and is not expected to recover any time soon, so BC Ferries is considering a plan to cut hundreds of sailings to save money.

Dockside amenities funding escalating with the times

Six years has lapsed since the City of Victoria signed a master development agreement with Dockside Green.

Island residents face shorter life expectancy than provincial average, VIHA report says

The Health Status of Vancouver Island Residents Report 2010 looked at a variety of health indicators and social factors that impact long-term health.

Witnesses sought in road rage hit-and-run

Driver charged with failure to stay at scene of an accident

Baby Molly’s leukemia in remission

It’s been eight months since the story of baby Molly captured the hearts and minds of Victorians.