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219083news16 arrested in Victoria after group blocks northbound lanes of Douglas Street downtown
219071news5RCMP searching for missing father and daughter in possible custody dispute
219062news6Tsunami advisory triggers approximately 900 Saanich Peninsula Alert signups
219060news7COVID-19 outbreak over at Saanich care home, new one declared in Nanaimo
219056news8B.C.’s COVID-19 infection rate continues to slow, 24 more deaths
219054news9Breach of trust trial begins for former B.C. legislature clerk Craig James
219052news10Former judge to review call from suspended Alberta justice minister to police chief
219049news11NATO outlines ‘deterrence’ plan as tensions with Russia soar
219047news12Trucker convoy raises millions in funds as vaccine-hesitant supporters flock to cause
219045news13Freezing forecast sees overnight shelter spaces added in Victoria, Sooke
219043news14‘We got justice’: Man who killed girlfriend also found guilty in her toddler’s death
219041news15SFU students stage walkout over return to in-class learning as Omicron continues to spread
219039news16Indiana lawmakers advance bill banning transgender athletes
219031news17Developers to partner on $1.2 billion Royal Beach project in Colwood
219027news18CRD, Emterra hire more trucks, crews as Greater Victoria recycling piles up
219025news19Indigenous non-profit looks to acquire ownership of Trans Mountain Pipeline
219023news20Student kills 1, wounds 3 in shooting at German university
219021news21Impaired driver survives serious crash with hydro pole in Saanich
219017news22Iconic B.C. Martin Mars waterbomber put up for sale
219015news23B.C.’s Highway 1 reopens through hard-hit Fraser Canyon Monday
219008news24Garbage can lid the tool of choice in Oak Bay break and enter
219002news25More bad news for Ucluelet First Nation as it enters second week without water
218998news26Two more burned in three days as port-a-pottie abuse plagues downtown Nanaimo
218996news27UPDATE: Sprinkler tampering triggers false fire call at Langford apartment building
218994news28New report suggests Alaskan fisheries are overharvesting plummeting B.C. salmon stocks
218991news29Snow blankets Athens, Greek islands and Istanbul
218989news30Women are a growing group of Canadian military veterans, but services are lagging
218987news31MISSING: 16-year-old last seen in Victoria
218985news32B.C. doctors ask employers to stop requiring sick notes amid pandemic staffing challenges
219000news33EMCON nearly done removing trees along Hwy 14
218957news34Focus in U.S.-Canada border tragedy to shift Monday as accused appears in court
218949news35UPDATE: Outage in East Sooke fixed, Victoria maintenance completed
218955news36‘I’m sorry’: Calgary parents plead guilty to neglect of disabled adult son
218953news37Canada flags unexplained illnesses for overseas staff to meet ‘duty of care’
218951news38‘Special partnership:’ Canadian loan of $120 million welcomed by Ukrainian president
218945news39Workers at Teck’s Highland Valley Copper mine in B.C. ratify new contract
218939news40Northern border tragedy warns of new, unfamiliar immigration wrinkle for Canada, U.S.
218937news4120-year-old N driver goes 200 km/h on B.C. highway, blows engine, gets mom’s car impounded
218933news42Canadian Trucking Alliance condemns protests by unvaccinated truckers
218927news43Greater Victoria Regional Transit has cancelled nearly 60 trips across region
218925news44Dense fog blankets B.C.’s south coast Sunday, leading to poor visibility: Environment Canada
218920news45Canadian scientist examines melting Antarctic glacier, potential sea level rise
218916news46RCMP lay charge, issue arrest warrant for Saskatchewan man accused of abducting his daughter
218909news47VIDEO: Crowd of supporters greets anti-vaccine-mandate truck convoy as it leaves Vancouver for Ottawa
218907news48Staffing shortages, COVID-19 lead to postponement of B.C. provincial exams
218901news49B.C. emergency crews team up, use helicopter to rescue woman from South Cariboo mountain
218899news50Indo Canadian group in Manitoba working to find relatives of frozen family
218918news51Upcoming budget talks in North Saanich bank on public input
218897news52All Canadians entering the U.S. must be vaccinated against COVID-19: DHS
218895news53Canadians flocking to food rescue apps to reduce grocery bills and waste
218880news54‘I’m relieved’: Horses missing near 108 Mile Ranch found safe
218878news55RCMP investigate suspicious death after responding to report of disturbance in Williams Lake
218871news56Almost 30,000 salmon eggs planted in Oak Bay section of Bowker Creek
218869news57B.C. mother pens bill that would add adults to missing person alert systems
218863news58Unvaccinated truckers plan “Freedom Convoy” to protest cross-border vaccine mandate
218867news59Single Langford mom of three facing homelessness once again after trailer fire
218851news60UPDATE: Hundreds gather at B.C. legislature for rally against pandemic restrictions
218849news612 Canadians killed, 1 wounded in Mexico resort shooting
218838news62B.C. disasters, extreme weather underscore need for climate-resilient agriculture
218836news63Truckers should have done more to prepare for vaccine mandate, experts say
218834news64Retail sales climbed 0.7 per cent in November to $58.1B, Statistics Canada says
218832news65Ottawa beacon, pipe bands, town criers to mark Queen’s Platinum Jubilee
218809news66Island communities breathe sigh of relief, Seaspan Ferries reaches deal with union
218803news67B.C. reports 2,364 more COVID-19 cases, 9 deaths Friday
218800news68Plans to redevelop 175-unit, low-income housing complex in the works for Victoria
218798news69Outbreaks at three Victoria care homes declared on Thursday, Friday
218823news70Per capita number of overdose calls in Victoria greater than Vancouver
218825news71Victoria artist, holistic student targets new kidney for 2022
218865news72COVID driving evolution of health information technology: UVic expert
218796news73Change to shorter isolation period part of managing COVID-19 in B.C.: top doctor
218789news74West Shore RCMP K9 unit searching for man at Thetis Lake
218883news75More spots for early childhood education students coming to Camosun College
218935news76After peaking in 2020, value of permits issued in Sidney dropped by $41 million in 2021
218941news77Saanich community associations helping tackle housing crisis
218947news78Car share company seeks tweaks to be more viable on Oak Bay streets
218794news79Public Health Agency of Canada involved in ‘error’ on trucker vaccine rules: sources
218787news80Alberta RCMP investigating after child found wandering on highway in sub-zero weather
218968news81Four-storey condominium building proposed for Henry Avenue and Fifth Street in Sidney
218782news82Omicron may be peaking but COVID-19 isn’t done with us just yet: Tam
218780news83Canadian cattle producers desperate as feed shortage reaches crisis levels
218778news84Prime minister calls freezing deaths of four near U.S. border mind-boggling, tragic
218776news85BC Liquor Distribution Branch provides each employee with 15 high-grade masks
218774news86Nanaimo-Ladysmith school district first on Vancouver Island to mandate staff vaccines
218772news87216 beef cattle seized from Shawnigan Lake property
218770news88B.C. COVID-19 hospital admissions slowing, latest testing shows
218768news89Patients with COVID in Fraser Health may now share hospital rooms with uninfected
218765news90B.C. spot prawn harvesters relieved at federal thaw on flash-freeze tubbing
218763news91Group of ‘aggressive’ men corner young woman, friend playing Pokémon GO in Shuswap
218759news92Seniors, do you need help caring for your four-legged friend?
218756news93West Shore RCMP seeks suspect in coffee-throwing incident in Langford
218085news94Mill Bay to be new home of former Central Saanich chapel
218750news95Drug poisoning and overdose advisory issued for Greater Victoria
218746news96B.C. flood victims eligible for support navigating recovery funding beginning Feb. 1
218748news97Sooke booster clinic jabbing 200 arms a day
218744news98‘Stuck in a nightmare’: Family still searching for Ian Indridson
218742news99Nanaimo care-home COVID outbreak grows to 27 cases
218736news100More in-school clinics could be key to raising vaccination rates for kids: doctors
218731news101BC Hydro sees surge of power use records in 2021
218727news102Uptown-Douglas plan in Saanich off to public hearing, works likely to start in 2022
218714news103VIDEO: ‘No woman should go through this’ — Community gathers to honour murdered B.C. woman
218723news104Sidney staff reviews plans for five-storey building near Highway 17
218721news105Victoria-based ocean agency picks up real-time tsunami data after Tonga volcano eruption
218709news106More details emerge about fatal pedestrian crash in Central Saanich
218705news107Northern Vancouver Island high school announces ‘functional closure’
218699news108Police enforcement at Fairy Creek Watershed cost Canadians more than $10 million
218701news109Councillor pitches reconciliation task force for Oak Bay
218697news110B.C.’s COVID-19 fifth wave continues to decline, 15 more deaths
218695news111Save-On-Foods reduces store capacity to 50% to curb COVID spread
218687news112Four innocent bystanders hurt in recent Metro Vancouver shootings: police
218685news113‘Heartbreaking tragedy:’ Four people found dead in blizzard in Manitoba near border
218683news114MISSING: VicPD helping in search for Jean Paul Dupuis
218681news115Public parking charges to return to B.C. hospitals on March 4
218679news116Alberta police chiefs say too soon to support drug decriminalization
218676news117Enbridge purchases Northwest B.C. pipeline from Chevron, Woodside
218674news118Northern Health specific COVID restrictions lifted
218672news119Ottawa commits $8.9M to support B.C. Indigenous justice strategy
218670news120Health authority reverses decision to close B.C. hospital maternity ward
218665news121BC CDC apologizes for confusion about COVID isolation guidance for unvaccinated people
218658news122UPDATE: Spill of 30 crushed cars cleaned up on Highway 1 near Kamloops
218661news123Drivers told not to stop for photos along flood-damaged Coquihalla highway
218655news124First aid flights finally arrive in Tonga after big volcano eruption
218645news125UPDATE: Fraser Health reverses decision to close Peace Arch Hospital maternity
218643news126Nuxalk totem pole stuck in limbo, ‘no clear path’ to remove it from Royal BC Museum
218641news127Canada’s housing ministers meet as MPs ready for more hearings on pace of price gains
218639news128Seaspan Ferries announces strike, service disruptions affecting Vancouver Island
218635news129Surrey, Abbotsford, Vancouver get first centres for homeless people
218621news130Avalanche warning issued for Southern BC and Western Alberta
218619news131School District 8 becomes 3rd district in B.C. to require proof of COVID-19 vaccination from staff
218611news132Vancouver’s ‘Barge Chilling Beach’ sparks conversation over Indigenous place names
218609news133No more stolen sisters: Ceremony in Quesnel to honour spirit of murdered Indigenous woman
218607news134Officials optimistic treatments will help ease COVID strain on Canada’s health system
218605news135Sooke School District sees steady numbers for kindergarten registration
218603news136Imperial Metals surrenders mining rights in B.C.’s Silverdaisy watershed
218601news137Advocates say lengthy COVID isolation for seniors in care may do more harm than good
218599news138Victoria’s first-ever co-living suites approved for Pandora and Vancouver development
218597news139Russia faces severe sanctions if it moves further into Ukraine, says Canada’s Joly
218595news140$80,000 request for marine shoreline mapping in Saanich gains initial approval
218593news141Victoria recycling facility equipment breakdown leads to suspension of commercial pickups
218591news142Plastic bag ban pending in Oak Bay, forks et. al. await federal work
218587news14314-case Victoria care home COVID-19 outbreak over, two new ones declared
218589news144Some Victoria residents going on six weeks without recycling pickup
218580news145Compost boss gets hate mail over piles of dead pigs near Princeton
218578news146Pearson College defends COVID protocol amid outbreak on Metchosin campus
218573news147B.C. up to 895 people in hospital with COVID-19 infections
218566news148Suspended Alberta justice minister says he wasn’t distracted driving, phone in pocket
218568news149Trudeau promises to support Ukraine as Canadian warship departs for Black Sea
218564news150UPDATE: B.C. CDC updates COVID isolation time back up to 10 days for unvaccinated adults
218556news151Woman shot, sent to hospital in northern B.C. home invasion: police
218554news152More than 200 Afghan refugees land in Vancouver after fleeing the Taliban
218541news153B.C. announces $3.7M to help Indigenous tourism recover to pre-pandemic levels
218537news154Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers wanted list for the week of Jan. 18
218533news155New tax for Tofino surf schools strengthens call for lifeguards
218531news156UPDATE: Victoria senior, considered missing after series of 911 calls, found safe
218529news157COVID-19 antiviral pill on its way across Canada, as some hospitalizations dip
218526news158Eyewitness testifies in impaired driving trial that left woman dead in Central Saanich
218524news159PBO report questions need for Liberals’ planned stimulus spending
218520news160Charters Road construction will trigger traffic delays in Sooke
218516news161Woman found dead in Kelowna warned that she may be murdered days before
218508news162Nanaimo doubling up on random piles of found money
218506news163Lillooet school extinguishing ‘Wildfire’ mascot due to trauma from nearby forest fires
218504news164Bars and nightclubs ‘teetering on brink of insolvency’ as COVID closures extended
218502news165Thousands of B.C. health workers take sick days as COVID-19 spreads
218500news166B.C. doubles COVID relief grants, up to $20K for businesses still shuttered by restrictions
218497news167Latest research shows Omicron infectious up to 10 days: Tam
218493news168‘It gets better’: Roberta Bondar reflects on being first Canadian woman in space
218491news169UPDATE: Five old-growth logging protesters arrested at Greater Victoria intersection
218485news170Neighbours oppose land sale near daylighted Saanich leg of Bowker Creek
218479news171Greater Victoria municipalities advocate for local emergency alert systems
218473news172Current, former Vikes field hockey players competing for Canada at Pan American Cup
218471news173Loss of two doctors at View Royal clinic will leave 3,000 without a GP
218468news174VIDEO: Accessibility concerns raised over sidewalk snow clearing in Langford
218466news175Suspect wields shovel in road-rage incident at McDonald’s in Nanaimo
218464news176B.C. COVID-19 hospital cases rise, but few more in intensive care
218460news177A Paxlovid primer: what to know about the new oral antiviral treatment for COVID-19
218458news178Spaniard said to be world’s oldest man dies at 112
218456news179B.C. company fined $75,000 for importing fins of protected sharks
218449news180Omicron-driven staffing shortages lead to service interruptions in Island Health facilities
218442news181Ogden Point new COVID rapid test pickup site for Greater Victoria residents
218446news182Ontario woman’s body discovered at Kelowna dog park
218437news183Campbell River fire crews rescue worker trapped in loading chute on cargo ship
218432news184Vancouver Island charity ransacked right down to the soup bowls
218427news185B.C. reopening gyms, fitness on Thursday with COVID-19 precautions
218425news186Vancouver Island University working to decolonize B.C. classrooms
218423news187Island Health declares 3 new Greater Victoria care home outbreaks, 2 others over
218421news188Labour shortage hampers B.C. construction industry amid high demand for work
218417news189UPDATE: Highway 1 reopened following 5 semi truck pileup between Revelstoke and Golden
218415news190Snowshoers need saving after suffocating amount of snow in Strathcona Park
218407news19138-year-old man arrested in connection to string of UVic break-ins
218405news192B.C.’s Coquihalla Highway reopening to all traffic Wednesday, caution advised
218397news193Suspect breaks into B.C. woman’s bedroom, demands money, apologizes
218395news194B.C. First Nation declares state of emergency after barge crashes into water line
218393news195Driver fined $167 for running red light in Oak Bay crash
218391news196$134 million in new funding announced for B.C. clean energy projects
218384news197Tribal Police Files a force to be reckoned with for Island filmmaker
218382news198Weekend tsunami warning response makes waves in Alberni Valley
218378news199B.C. hotel, tourism operators offered property tax, hydro assistance
218376news200Okanagan school temporarily closes as teachers refuse to work, citing student mask exemptions
218374news201Kenney relieves justice minister of duties, orders investigation into police call
218369news202B.C. nurses, doctors exhausted as next COVID-19 peak comes this week: spokespeople
218363news203Another snow day for Toronto kids, Prairie provinces brace for storms, ice and snow
218361news204Appeals court rules against Highlands in quarry case
218349news205UPDATE: Daniel Semple found safe
218355news206Greater Victoria parents fear B.C.’s new autism funding model will leave their children behind
218351news207Oak Bay lends voice to Te’Mexw treaty process
218346news208Man’s trial begins on impaired, dangerous driving charges in fatal 2018 Central Saanich crash
218342news209Guns, ammo, cocaine, cash seized, 6 arrested in Vancouver Island Hells Angels probe
218340news210Scientists study trajectory of meteorite that landed in B.C. in October
218338news211Tsunami advisory an important reminder for B.C. coastal communities to be prepared
218336news212VicPD search for assailant after stabbed man found in busy intersection
218334news213B.C. mental health expert offers tips for dealing with seasonal blues on Blue Monday
218331news214Trina Hunt’s family angry and frustrated as her murder remains unsolved
218329news215B.C. conservation officers probing illegal cow, calf moose hunt east of Williams Lake
218325news216B.C. counts 5,625 more COVID-19 cases since Friday, 819 in hospitals
218320news217B.C. school staff must provide COVID vaccine status following new public health order
218318news218China’s claim that Omicron came from Canadian mail dismissed as ‘ludicrous’
218316news219For Oath Keepers and founder, Jan. 6 Washington DC was weeks in the making
218306news220Winter storm causing school closures, transportation disruptions in parts of Ontario
218301news221Flights sent to assess Tonga damage after volcanic eruption
218293news222Airlines, airport ask Canada to drop arrivals testing requirement
218295news223Sooke promises to fix potholes as cold, wet weather creates road issues
218286news224Victoria police seek suspect in reported assault of mall employee
218278news225Six people arrested after shots fired in Nanaimo
218276news226B.C. fitness facilities call for COVID-19 closures to be ended
218268news227Victoria remains one of Canada’s most expensive rental markets: report
218266news228Passengers should check for ferry cancellations due to staffing issues: BC Ferries
218260news229VIDEO: Health Canada approves Pfizer COVID-19 antiviral treatment
218226news230Sidney identifies late 2022 as target date for changes to municipal website
218234news231UPDATE: Sidney to push ahead with plans for more specialized washroom
218238news232Pacific FC captain Dixon returning amid key player exodus from Langford-based club
218204news233UPDATED: Fire destroys trailer in Courtenay
218154news234First responders, search-and-rescue crews looking for man missing along Nanaimo River
218145news235Highway 1 reopened to traffic between Lytton and Spences Bridge
218134news236YouTuber funds escape from Taliban of 170 Hazara filmmakers, activists to Canada
218132news237BoC scenarios show financial sector exposed to potential climate transition shocks
218128news238Grocery store workers call refusal to reinstate pandemic pay ‘insulting’
218124news239Five new COVID outbreaks declared by Island Health
218117news240B.C. Children’s Hospital still seeing few admissions for kids with COVID-19
218113news241Investigation into missing Indigenous woman leads to homicide charge against B.C. man
218107news242BC Trucking Association voices concerns over dangerous conditions on Coquihalla
218103news243Time to review how RCMP can best serve communities, union head says
218099news244Canada’s public health leaders navigate choppy waters as pandemic drags on
218097news245‘Chaos and confusion’: Government error on trucker vaccine mandate sparks disarray
218093news246UPDATE: All B.C. Tsunami advisories cleared
218069news247Public input sought on Victoria’s vision to streamline subsidized housing process
218061news248Council set to review businesses’ share of tax load in Sidney
218059news249B.C. shifting reporting to identify COVID-19-caused hospital admissions
218057news250Sooke looks ahead to address policing costs
218055news251BC Transit faces driver shortages in Greater Victoria, service interruptions frustrate riders
218047news252Distinctive truck stolen from Cobble Hill makes a pit-stop at Millstream McDonald’s
218126news253Saanich targets federal funding for Cedar Hill Rec Centre green upgrades
218138news254Space travel can improve everyone’s lives, says Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield
218160news255Sidney council commits to further action on affordable housing
218220news256Victoria developer’s crowd-sourced design sees gas stations as distant memory
218222news257Saanich council moves to speed action on road safety, active transportation
218248news258Saanich Peninsula municipalities work to prepare for effect of Omicron variant
218246news259Victoria to phase in reduction of cannabis retailer license fee
218045news260Victoria Coun. Ben Isitt breached residents’ privacy 3 times in 2021, city finds
218043news261Trickle-down effect: never-ending opioid crisis driving B.C. paramedics to exhaustion
218037news262Medical confirmation no longer required for gender identity changes on B.C. IDs
218035news263Unvaccinated B.C. man forced to quarantine after 10-minute chat with U.S. border agents
218026news264Island drivers say minefield of Highway 19 potholes jolting vehicles and wallets
218024news265Trial date set for escaped inmates accused of murdering Metchosin man
218022news266Sooke sets new record for drug overdose calls
218014news267B.C.’s Omicron wave following world pattern of peaking, declining
218012news268B.C. targets radio jammers, GPS trackers as drug-trafficking tools
218010news269Residents from across Canada are making the move to Greater Victoria
218006news270Greater Victoria Public Library announces most-borrowed books of 2021
218004news271Global coalition calls for halt to Vancouver Island shipbreaking operation
218002news272Federal modelling shows COVID-19 hospitalizations to surge
217992news273Staffing issue cancels morning ferries between Victoria, southern Gulf Islands
217979news274Arts community mourns sudden death of Oak Bay gallery owner
217986news275B.C. Liberals launch review of new memberships ahead of Feb. 5 party leadership vote
217984news276Omicron upends mathematical models tracking COVID
217977news277Search continues more than a year after Saanich man Sean Hart went missing
217966news278COVID-19 outbreaks declared at long-term care homes in Victoria, Nanaimo
217962news279Langford tree protection bylaw felled
217960news280Fraser Health offers apology to woman who gave birth in Surrey Memorial Hospital lobby
217957news281Victoria’s Our Place Society takes service on the road, honours Dandelion Society
217955news282B.C.’s records record-high COVID-19 hospitalizations with 534 on Thursday
217953news283Indigenous-led partnership aims to build ‘climate-resilient’ homes for Lytton
217951news284Delays push cost to rebuild fire-damaged Lytton to $102M: insurance bureau
217945news285Nunavut to lift COVID-19 lockdown Monday
217937news286UPDATE: Missing man found safe
217933news287B.C. First Nation chief ‘frustrated’ with name choice for BC Ferries new ship
217922news288Bryan Erwin announced as new Colwood fire chief
217920news289Bus tracking system set to roll out for transit users across the province
217916news290Regulator rules it’s too early for public group to have role in ATCO probe talks
217912news291New trial ordered for children’s hockey coach in voyeurism case
217909news292B.C. fire crew helps mom deliver baby at home on the floor
217907news293Queen removes Prince Andrew’s military roles, patronages
217903news294CRD curbside recycling collection continues to face service delays
217901news295Food delivery coming for remote Vancouver Island communities
217899news2969 Vancouver Island long-term care homes dealing with COVID-19 outbreak
217897news297Sooke businesses weather COVID storm
217885news298Off-street parking added to impending secondary suite policy for Oak Bay
217883news299Evidence suggests B.C.’s Omicron wave may soon fade
217881news300PM needs more info on Quebec’s no-vax tax, Ottawa struggles to deliver rapid tests
217878news301Teachers in France go on strike over handling of pandemic
217864news302Crews respond to vehicle fire in the driveway of Colwood home
217854news303Dog rescued after falling through ice on lake near Nanaimo
217872news304Individuals will soon be eligible for Langford’s attainable housing program funds
217870news305French-speaking students settle in to temporary Saanich school site
217850news306Sea-to-Sky at highest risk of avalanches as storms hit southern B.C.
217838news307UPDATE: Trucking company says they have no part in lawsuit against dead B.C. man
217814news308City of Victoria staff vaccine mandate sees 25 put on unpaid leave
217791news309Island Health’s top doc delays retirement, citing Omicron wave
217789news310U.S. man who re-entered Canada 20 minutes after being deported loses appeal of 9 month jail term
217783news311West Shore RCMP looking for male suspect after industrial equipment stolen in Langford
217768news312UPDATE: Driver uninjured following crash into deep median ditch in Sidney
217766news313Two B.C. schools move to ‘functional closure’ after holiday break, says ministry
217762news314LifeLabs temporarily closes 2 Greater Victoria sites, reduces hours at 2 others
217745news315Colwood construction causing delays at Metchosin and Sooke roads
217672news316Saanich police search for driver who struck 60-year-old pedestrian, left scene
219010business1B.C., Washington pitch in to buy out copper, gold deposit near Hope
218874business2South Island Prosperity Partnership wins 3 global awards for COVID economic response
218676business3Enbridge purchases Northwest B.C. pipeline from Chevron, Woodside
218535business4Four coastal B.C. first nations agree on further old-growth deferrals
218513business5Oak Bay Beach Hotel’s waterfront spa deemed best in B.C., 25th across North America
218495business6Canada’s annual inflation rate rises to 4.8% in December, highest since 1991
218413business7Grocery store closures loom amid labour, product shortages
218411business82021 home sales set Canadian new record, tops previous high by 20 per cent
218409business9How high will you go? Netflix price hike renews questions for streaming subscribers
218367business10Federal decision on fish farms prompts closure of B.C. processing plant: company
218365business11Federal decision on fish farms prompts closure of B.C. processing plant: company
218304business12Union, company consider mediator’s proposal at B.C.’s biggest open pit copper mine
218140business13Oil Sands Alliance to focus on industry sustainability, advancing net-zero ambitions
218128business14Grocery store workers call refusal to reinstate pandemic pay ‘insulting’
218101business15Netflix upping U.S., Canada prices with competition growing
218121business16Victoria restaurants launch reuseable takeout container program
217939business17B.C.’s value-added forest industry pleads for old-growth wood
217697business18Victoria Boston Pizza location closes its doors after 35 years
217688business19Langford ranked most resilient city, best place for work in B.C.
219064sports1Esquimalt-born, Gorge-trained goalkeeper signs with England’s West Ham United FC
219058sports2Former Saanich Tigers, Shamrocks star playing inspirational lacrosse in Fort Worth
219037sports3Victory over Victoria Cougars pushes Panthers into first place
219029sports4Vancouver Canucks hire first female assistant GM in their history
219004sports5From Omineca Ski Club to Beijing 2022
218966sports6Faulk has 2 points as visiting St. Louis Blues trip short-handed Canucks 3-1
218943sports7Canadian snowboarder Mark McMorris captures 10th X Games gold with slopestyle win
218889sports8QUIZ: How much do you know about hockey?
218830sports9Waves of nostalgia for Canadians taught to swim by Red Cross as program winds down
218819sports10Barkov nets winner as Florida Panthers edge Canucks 2-1 in a shootout
218813sports11Vancouver Islander rides local board to world championship in Para Snowboarding
218807sports12Victoria Special Olympics swimmer nominated for international open water award
218785sports13Vancouver Island soccer coach promoted to lead Victoria’s Pacific FC
218711sports14Langford goalie working toward NCAA, NHL dreams
218703sports15Ziemmer’s two-goal games give Prince George doubleheader sweep of Victoria Royals
218667sports16Maple Ridge man, former NHL player, to captain China’s Olympic hockey team
218615sports17Summerland bobsleigh athlete to compete in Winter Olympics
218585sports18Greater Victoria goalie helps seal win for San Diego in National Lacrosse League debut
218560sports19NHL reschedules 98 postponed games, moves 23 more after COVID-19 disruptions
218539sports20Highlight-worthy goal in final seconds not enough for Victoria Royals to top Prince George
218522sports21Struggling, frustrated Edmonton Oilers continue searching for answers
218518sports22Canadian soccer keeper Stephanie Labbe surprises by announcing retirement plans
218475sports23Demko makes 31 saves as Canucks earn 3-1 win over skidding Nashville Predators
218483sports24Free multi-sport para program launching for Greater Victoria youth with disabilities
218451sports25NHL to stop testing asymptomatic players post-All-Star break
218308sports26Lake Cowichan Kraken, Saanich Predators fall victim to Peninsula Panthers
218299sports27Alberta Court of Appeal upholds sentence for man who killed Calgary Stampeder
218297sports28BC’s first ever Major League Rugby Match coming to Langford
218288sports29Djokovic lands in Serbia as questions arise over French Open eligibility
218115sports30Hat trick pushes Victoria Grizzlies to victory over Powell River Kings
218071sports312022 BC Winter Games cancelled due to pandemic, ‘external factors’
217994sports32NFL report: Are you ready for some playoff football?
217971sports33Stamkos nets 18th goal, Tampa Bay Lightning strike down Vancouver Canucks 4-2
217964sports34Victoria Royals to resume WHL play on the road this weekend
217947sports35Olympic athletes heading to Beijing warned about Chinese cyber spies: minister
218738life1Good taste
218489life2Nutcracker
219019opinion1LETTER: Traffic delay on Sooke Rd. ‘nonsense’
219013opinion2LETTER: We have the right to choose but we also have a responsibility to society
218729opinion3FONG: Legal reform needed to protect young women from growing online sexual violence
218979opinion4LETTER: SD61 should cancel sale of Lansdowne property
218964opinion5LETTER: Saanich council shows foresight on Vision Zero
218962opinion6LETTER: Museum can’t erase our history
218929opinion7LETTER: Taxis down on Sidney fares
218931opinion8LETTER: Mayor’s success comes at a cost
218905opinion9LETTER: CMA doesn’t control number of doctors
218893opinion10LETTER: RBCM must be more transparent
218882opinion11LETTER: Vehicles shouldn’t be driving Oak Bay’s secondary suite policy
218876opinion12LETTER: Skyrocketing home prices nothing to celebrate
218856opinion13LETTER: City right to aid challenge of discriminatory bill
218845opinion14LETTER: Affordable housing is not just about density
218828opinion15LETTER: Supply chain problems no excuse for challenges
218817opinion16LETTER: Pandemic pulling resources from other health-care needs
218811opinion17LETTER: Unvaccinated shouldn’t be subjected to hatred
218717opinion18LETTER: Residents must weigh in on any reconciliation tax
218481opinion19BAINS: Worker protections remain key 10 years after fatal northern B.C. sawmill explosions
218280opinion20LETTER: Non-vaxxed unfairly targeted
217941opinion21LETTER: Base medical decisions on true facts
218258opinion22LETTER: Saanich could use a lesson on climate-change policies
218242opinion23LETTER: Saanich CAO’s severance should be election issue
218240opinion24LETTER: Armchair Google experts’ opinions not valid medical advice
218228opinion25LETTER: Public should help shape future of marina site
218196opinion26LETTER: Councillors can fight Quebec bill with their own money
218182opinion27LETTER: Saanich should enforce snow-removal bylaw
218158opinion28LETTER: B.C. taking right approach to COVID
218156opinion29LETTER: Council should stick to Victoria issues
218142opinion30LETTER: Oak Bay employees help snowbound motorist
218119opinion31LETTER: Saanich dragging its feet on endorsing free contraception
218105opinion32LETTER: Mayor has helped Langford go from a dogpatch to a diamond
218095opinion33LETTER: Neighbour’s snow clearing appreciated
218074opinion34LETTER: Bridge to Salt Spring would carry benefits
218067opinion35LETTER: COVID restrictions pose challenge to families with school-age children
217781opinion36LETTER - Fishery restrictions not strict enough to protect herring in the Strait of Georgia
219068home4Victoria’s Hermann’s Jazz Club makes first and only pandemic plea amid struggles
219083home56 arrested in Victoria after group blocks northbound lanes of Douglas Street downtown
219064home6Esquimalt-born, Gorge-trained goalkeeper signs with England’s West Ham United FC
219060home7COVID-19 outbreak over at Saanich care home, new one declared in Nanaimo
219045home8Freezing forecast sees overnight shelter spaces added in Victoria, Sooke
219062home9Tsunami advisory triggers approximately 900 Saanich Peninsula Alert signups
219058home10Former Saanich Tigers, Shamrocks star playing inspirational lacrosse in Fort Worth
219037home11Victory over Victoria Cougars pushes Panthers into first place
219031home12Developers to partner on $1.2 billion Royal Beach project in Colwood
219021home13Impaired driver survives serious crash with hydro pole in Saanich
219027home14CRD, Emterra hire more trucks, crews as Greater Victoria recycling piles up
218987home15MISSING: 16-year-old last seen in Victoria
219008home16Garbage can lid the tool of choice in Oak Bay break and enter
218996home17UPDATE: Sprinkler tampering triggers false fire call at Langford apartment building
218968home18Four-storey condominium building proposed for Henry Avenue and Fifth Street in Sidney
218983home19Bird-watching couple tout benefit of native plants to biodiversity in Saanich green spaces
218970home20Labrador retriever is the most popular pup in Oak Bay
218941home21Saanich community associations helping tackle housing crisis
218947home22Car share company seeks tweaks to be more viable on Oak Bay streets
218935home23After peaking in 2020, value of permits issued in Sidney dropped by $41 million in 2021
218887home24Victoria artist’s new exhibit explores Canadian identity through immigrant family’s eyes
218885home25Victoria Seed Library looks to grow membership 2022
218883home26More spots for early childhood education students coming to Camosun College
218949home27UPDATE: Outage in East Sooke fixed, Victoria maintenance completed
218927home28Greater Victoria Regional Transit has cancelled nearly 60 trips across region
218925home29Dense fog blankets B.C.’s south coast Sunday, leading to poor visibility: Environment Canada
218918home30Upcoming budget talks in North Saanich bank on public input
218874home31South Island Prosperity Partnership wins 3 global awards for COVID economic response
218871home32Almost 30,000 salmon eggs planted in Oak Bay section of Bowker Creek
218867home33Single Langford mom of three facing homelessness once again after trailer fire
218865home34COVID driving evolution of health information technology: UVic expert
218861home35New face leads firefighter fundraising in Oak Bay
218858home36Greater Victoria residents recycle more than 1,000 trees for children’s charity
218851home37UPDATE: Hundreds gather at B.C. legislature for rally against pandemic restrictions
218825home38Victoria artist, holistic student targets new kidney for 2022
218823home39Per capita number of overdose calls in Victoria greater than Vancouver
218821home40Family Literacy Week in Greater Victoria reminds of the importance of reading
218815home41Hand-drawn map of Victoria neighbourhood created to inspire residents
218807home42Victoria Special Olympics swimmer nominated for international open water award
218805home43Jeneece Place celebrates 10 years of offering Island families a ‘safe landing place’
218800home44Plans to redevelop 175-unit, low-income housing complex in the works for Victoria
218798home45Outbreaks at three Victoria care homes declared on Thursday, Friday
218789home46West Shore RCMP K9 unit searching for man at Thetis Lake
218744home47‘Stuck in a nightmare’: Family still searching for Ian Indridson
218772home48216 beef cattle seized from Shawnigan Lake property
218785home49Vancouver Island soccer coach promoted to lead Victoria’s Pacific FC
218759home50Seniors, do you need help caring for your four-legged friend?
218761home51Dine Around and Stay in Town Victoria adds raffle to meal appeal
218756home52West Shore RCMP seeks suspect in coffee-throwing incident in Langford
218750home53Drug poisoning and overdose advisory issued for Greater Victoria
218748home54Sooke booster clinic jabbing 200 arms a day
218721home55Victoria-based ocean agency picks up real-time tsunami data after Tonga volcano eruption
218727home56Uptown-Douglas plan in Saanich off to public hearing, works likely to start in 2022
218085home57Mill Bay to be new home of former Central Saanich chapel
218723home58Sidney staff reviews plans for five-storey building near Highway 17
218725home59Oak Bay search and rescue volunteers ready to launch new life-saving vessel
218709home60More details emerge about fatal pedestrian crash in Central Saanich
218711home61Langford goalie working toward NCAA, NHL dreams
218699home62Police enforcement at Fairy Creek Watershed cost Canadians more than $10 million
218703home63Ziemmer’s two-goal games give Prince George doubleheader sweep of Victoria Royals
218707home64Saanich family raising money for humanitarian build in Dominican Republic
218701home65Councillor pitches reconciliation task force for Oak Bay
218683home66MISSING: VicPD helping in search for Jean Paul Dupuis
218689home67Libraries on reduced hours across Greater Victoria
218639home68Seaspan Ferries announces strike, service disruptions affecting Vancouver Island
218593home69Victoria recycling facility equipment breakdown leads to suspension of commercial pickups
218637home70‘Pretty unbelievable’ – Sooke rockers Shale breaking out with debut single
218599home71Victoria’s first-ever co-living suites approved for Pandora and Vancouver development
218587home7214-case Victoria care home COVID-19 outbreak over, two new ones declared
218605home73Sooke School District sees steady numbers for kindergarten registration
218589home74Some Victoria residents going on six weeks without recycling pickup
218595home75$80,000 request for marine shoreline mapping in Saanich gains initial approval
218591home76Plastic bag ban pending in Oak Bay, forks et. al. await federal work
218578home77Pearson College defends COVID protocol amid outbreak on Metchosin campus
218575home78New podcast investigates disappearance of Michael Dunahee from Victoria playground
218570home79Love for Betty White tallies to nearly $500,000 for animal welfare groups in B.C.
218585home80Greater Victoria goalie helps seal win for San Diego in National Lacrosse League debut
218526home81Eyewitness testifies in impaired driving trial that left woman dead in Central Saanich
218558home82B.C. gaming grant supports new playground at Saanich school
218531home83UPDATE: Victoria senior, considered missing after series of 911 calls, found safe
218539home84Highlight-worthy goal in final seconds not enough for Victoria Royals to top Prince George
218349home85UPDATE: Daniel Semple found safe
218485home86Neighbours oppose land sale near daylighted Saanich leg of Bowker Creek
218491home87UPDATE: Five old-growth logging protesters arrested at Greater Victoria intersection
218520home88Charters Road construction will trigger traffic delays in Sooke
218513home89Oak Bay Beach Hotel’s waterfront spa deemed best in B.C., 25th across North America
218471home90Loss of two doctors at View Royal clinic will leave 3,000 without a GP
218479home91Greater Victoria municipalities advocate for local emergency alert systems
218483home92Free multi-sport para program launching for Greater Victoria youth with disabilities
218473home93Current, former Vikes field hockey players competing for Canada at Pan American Cup
218449home94Omicron-driven staffing shortages lead to service interruptions in Island Health facilities
218468home95VIDEO: Accessibility concerns raised over sidewalk snow clearing in Langford
218462home96Tuesday marks 85th anniversary of Customs House fire in downtown Victoria
218442home97Ogden Point new COVID rapid test pickup site for Greater Victoria residents
218444home98Second season of Canada’s Drag Race ending tour in Victoria
218399home99Pantry program growing goodness in Victoria’s Oaklands neighbourhood
218423home100Island Health declares 3 new Greater Victoria care home outbreaks, 2 others over
218407home10138-year-old man arrested in connection to string of UVic break-ins
218393home102Driver fined $167 for running red light in Oak Bay crash
218355home103Greater Victoria parents fear B.C.’s new autism funding model will leave their children behind
218361home104Appeals court rules against Highlands in quarry case
218351home105Oak Bay lends voice to Te’Mexw treaty process
218346home106Man’s trial begins on impaired, dangerous driving charges in fatal 2018 Central Saanich crash
218353home107Sustainable shift to cycling aided by Saanich business, cycling advocates
218342home108Guns, ammo, cocaine, cash seized, 6 arrested in Vancouver Island Hells Angels probe
218334home109B.C. mental health expert offers tips for dealing with seasonal blues on Blue Monday
218336home110VicPD search for assailant after stabbed man found in busy intersection
218321home111Morning swim across Elk Lake splashes up thousands for Saanich Peninsula Hospital
218310home1122021 Light Up the City entries spread cheer around Greater Victoria
218297home113BC’s first ever Major League Rugby Match coming to Langford
218286home114Victoria police seek suspect in reported assault of mall employee
218295home115Sooke promises to fix potholes as cold, wet weather creates road issues
218308home116Lake Cowichan Kraken, Saanich Predators fall victim to Peninsula Panthers
218246home117Victoria to phase in reduction of cannabis retailer license fee
218268home118Victoria remains one of Canada’s most expensive rental markets: report
218248home119Saanich Peninsula municipalities work to prepare for effect of Omicron variant
218220home120Victoria developer’s crowd-sourced design sees gas stations as distant memory
218222home121Saanich council moves to speed action on road safety, active transportation
218234home122UPDATE: Sidney to push ahead with plans for more specialized washroom
218226home123Sidney identifies late 2022 as target date for changes to municipal website
218173home124COVID shifts perspective for Greater Victoria performing artists
218163home125PHOTOS: Plant burning in Oak Bay park a shared experience
218160home126Sidney council commits to further action on affordable housing
218238home127Pacific FC captain Dixon returning amid key player exodus from Langford-based club
218147home128Greater Victoria Save-On-Foods ‘fill the pantry’ for families at Jeneece Place
218138home129Space travel can improve everyone’s lives, says Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield
218126home130Saanich targets federal funding for Cedar Hill Rec Centre green upgrades
218124home131Five new COVID outbreaks declared by Island Health
218121home132Victoria restaurants launch reuseable takeout container program
218115home133Hat trick pushes Victoria Grizzlies to victory over Powell River Kings
218093home134UPDATE: All B.C. Tsunami advisories cleared
218081home135Festival of Trees Victoria raises $171,000 for BC Children’s Hospital mental health initiative
218069home136Public input sought on Victoria’s vision to streamline subsidized housing process
218055home137BC Transit faces driver shortages in Greater Victoria, service interruptions frustrate riders
218057home138Sooke looks ahead to address policing costs
218061home139Council set to review businesses’ share of tax load in Sidney
218047home140Distinctive truck stolen from Cobble Hill makes a pit-stop at Millstream McDonald’s
218063home141Sooke asks Natori, Japan to join the family
218045home142Victoria Coun. Ben Isitt breached residents’ privacy 3 times in 2021, city finds
218024home143Trial date set for escaped inmates accused of murdering Metchosin man
217979home144Arts community mourns sudden death of Oak Bay gallery owner
218022home145Sooke sets new record for drug overdose calls
218010home146Residents from across Canada are making the move to Greater Victoria
217992home147Staffing issue cancels morning ferries between Victoria, southern Gulf Islands
217977home148Search continues more than a year after Saanich man Sean Hart went missing
218006home149Greater Victoria Public Library announces most-borrowed books of 2021
217968home150’Quite something:’ Langford singer reflects on performing with late rock legend Ronnie Spector
217966home151COVID-19 outbreaks declared at long-term care homes in Victoria, Nanaimo
217964home152Victoria Royals to resume WHL play on the road this weekend
217957home153Victoria’s Our Place Society takes service on the road, honours Dandelion Society
217962home154Langford tree protection bylaw felled
217937home155UPDATE: Missing man found safe
217922home156Bryan Erwin announced as new Colwood fire chief
217903home157CRD curbside recycling collection continues to face service delays
217935home158Sooke home grand prize option in B.C. Children’s Hospital lottery
217897home159Sooke businesses weather COVID storm
217870home160French-speaking students settle in to temporary Saanich school site
217885home161Off-street parking added to impending secondary suite policy for Oak Bay
217872home162Individuals will soon be eligible for Langford’s attainable housing program funds
217858home163Colwood university ‘renames’ stairway after alumnus Chris Hadfield
217860home164Saanich couple continue to build YouTube presence with kid’s music channel
217864home165Crews respond to vehicle fire in the driveway of Colwood home
217814home166City of Victoria staff vaccine mandate sees 25 put on unpaid leave
217791home167Island Health’s top doc delays retirement, citing Omicron wave
217783home168West Shore RCMP looking for male suspect after industrial equipment stolen in Langford
217768home169UPDATE: Driver uninjured following crash into deep median ditch in Sidney
217762home170LifeLabs temporarily closes 2 Greater Victoria sites, reduces hours at 2 others
217745home171Colwood construction causing delays at Metchosin and Sooke roads
217697home172Victoria Boston Pizza location closes its doors after 35 years
217672home173Saanich police search for driver who struck 60-year-old pedestrian, left scene
217688home174Langford ranked most resilient city, best place for work in B.C.
205975bignews1ESQUIMALT-SAANICH–SOOKE: Randall Garrison takes win for fourth mandate
205980bignews2LIVE MAP: Canada’s 2021 federal election results by riding
205985bignews3RESULTS: Greater Victoria returns familiar faces to Ottawa
219071home21RCMP searching for missing father and daughter in possible custody dispute
219056home22B.C.’s COVID-19 infection rate continues to slow, 24 more deaths
219054home23Breach of trust trial begins for former B.C. legislature clerk Craig James
219049home24NATO outlines ‘deterrence’ plan as tensions with Russia soar
219047home25Trucker convoy raises millions in funds as vaccine-hesitant supporters flock to cause
219041home26SFU students stage walkout over return to in-class learning as Omicron continues to spread
219039home27Indiana lawmakers advance bill banning transgender athletes
219035home28New space telescope reaches final stop million miles out
219029home29Vancouver Canucks hire first female assistant GM in their history
219025home210Indigenous non-profit looks to acquire ownership of Trans Mountain Pipeline
219017home211Iconic B.C. Martin Mars waterbomber put up for sale
219015home212B.C.’s Highway 1 reopens through hard-hit Fraser Canyon Monday
219010home213B.C., Washington pitch in to buy out copper, gold deposit near Hope
219004home214From Omineca Ski Club to Beijing 2022
219002home215More bad news for Ucluelet First Nation as it enters second week without water
218998home216Two more burned in three days as port-a-pottie abuse plagues downtown Nanaimo
218994home217New report suggests Alaskan fisheries are overharvesting plummeting B.C. salmon stocks
218991home218Snow blankets Athens, Greek islands and Istanbul
218989home219Women are a growing group of Canadian military veterans, but services are lagging
218985home220B.C. doctors ask employers to stop requiring sick notes amid pandemic staffing challenges
218966home221Faulk has 2 points as visiting St. Louis Blues trip short-handed Canucks 3-1
218959home222VIDEO: Gibbles the 3-legged B.C. goat gets a wheelchair
218937home22320-year-old N driver goes 200 km/h on B.C. highway, blows engine, gets mom’s car impounded
218933home224Canadian Trucking Alliance condemns protests by unvaccinated truckers
218909home225VIDEO: Crowd of supporters greets anti-vaccine-mandate truck convoy as it leaves Vancouver for Ottawa
218907home226Staffing shortages, COVID-19 lead to postponement of B.C. provincial exams
218901home227B.C. emergency crews team up, use helicopter to rescue woman from South Cariboo mountain
218897home228All Canadians entering the U.S. must be vaccinated against COVID-19: DHS
218895home229Canadians flocking to food rescue apps to reduce grocery bills and waste
218889home230QUIZ: How much do you know about hockey?
218880home231‘I’m relieved’: Horses missing near 108 Mile Ranch found safe
218878home232RCMP investigate suspicious death after responding to report of disturbance in Williams Lake
218869home233B.C. mother pens bill that would add adults to missing person alert systems
218863home234Unvaccinated truckers plan “Freedom Convoy” to protest cross-border vaccine mandate
218849home2352 Canadians killed, 1 wounded in Mexico resort shooting
218847home236Unofficial holidays: Here’s what people are celebrating for the week of Jan. 23 to 29
218840home237Rookie B.C. RCMP officer helps bring baby into world in hospital parking lot
218838home238B.C. disasters, extreme weather underscore need for climate-resilient agriculture
218836home239Truckers should have done more to prepare for vaccine mandate, experts say
218834home240Retail sales climbed 0.7 per cent in November to $58.1B, Statistics Canada says
218832home241Ottawa beacon, pipe bands, town criers to mark Queen’s Platinum Jubilee
218830home242Waves of nostalgia for Canadians taught to swim by Red Cross as program winds down
218819home243Barkov nets winner as Florida Panthers edge Canucks 2-1 in a shootout
218809home244Island communities breathe sigh of relief, Seaspan Ferries reaches deal with union
218813home245Vancouver Islander rides local board to world championship in Para Snowboarding
218803home246B.C. reports 2,364 more COVID-19 cases, 9 deaths Friday
218796home247Change to shorter isolation period part of managing COVID-19 in B.C.: top doctor
218791home248Waves of nostalgia for Canadians taught to swim by Red Cross as program winds down
218780home249Canadian cattle producers desperate as feed shortage reaches crisis levels
218778home250Prime minister calls freezing deaths of four near U.S. border mind-boggling, tragic
218776home251BC Liquor Distribution Branch provides each employee with 15 high-grade masks
218774home252Nanaimo-Ladysmith school district first on Vancouver Island to mandate staff vaccines
218770home253B.C. COVID-19 hospital admissions slowing, latest testing shows
218768home254Patients with COVID in Fraser Health may now share hospital rooms with uninfected
218765home255B.C. spot prawn harvesters relieved at federal thaw on flash-freeze tubbing
218763home256Group of ‘aggressive’ men corner young woman, friend playing Pokémon GO in Shuswap
218752home257Sustainable Clothing Project aims to help people, keep clothing out of landfill,
218746home258B.C. flood victims eligible for support navigating recovery funding beginning Feb. 1
218742home259Nanaimo care-home COVID outbreak grows to 27 cases
218740home260Camping reservations open for Pacific Rim National Park Reserve
218736home261More in-school clinics could be key to raising vaccination rates for kids: doctors
218734home262Louie Anderson, Emmy-winning comedian, dies at 68
218731home263BC Hydro sees surge of power use records in 2021
218729home264FONG: Legal reform needed to protect young women from growing online sexual violence
218719home265Meat Loaf, legendary ‘Bat out of Hell’ rock superstar, dies at 74
218705home266Northern Vancouver Island high school announces ‘functional closure’
218697home267B.C.’s COVID-19 fifth wave continues to decline, 15 more deaths
218695home268Save-On-Foods reduces store capacity to 50% to curb COVID spread
218687home269Four innocent bystanders hurt in recent Metro Vancouver shootings: police
218685home270‘Heartbreaking tragedy:’ Four people found dead in blizzard in Manitoba near border
218681home271Public parking charges to return to B.C. hospitals on March 4
218676home272Enbridge purchases Northwest B.C. pipeline from Chevron, Woodside
218674home273Northern Health specific COVID restrictions lifted
218672home274Ottawa commits $8.9M to support B.C. Indigenous justice strategy
218670home275Health authority reverses decision to close B.C. hospital maternity ward
218667home276Maple Ridge man, former NHL player, to captain China’s Olympic hockey team
218665home277BC CDC apologizes for confusion about COVID isolation guidance for unvaccinated people
218663home278POLL: Is your recycling starting to pile up?
218658home279UPDATE: Spill of 30 crushed cars cleaned up on Highway 1 near Kamloops
218661home280Drivers told not to stop for photos along flood-damaged Coquihalla highway
218655home281First aid flights finally arrive in Tonga after big volcano eruption
218645home282UPDATE: Fraser Health reverses decision to close Peace Arch Hospital maternity
218643home283Nuxalk totem pole stuck in limbo, ‘no clear path’ to remove it from Royal BC Museum
218641home284Canada’s housing ministers meet as MPs ready for more hearings on pace of price gains
218635home285Surrey, Abbotsford, Vancouver get first centres for homeless people
218621home286Avalanche warning issued for Southern BC and Western Alberta
218619home287School District 8 becomes 3rd district in B.C. to require proof of COVID-19 vaccination from staff
218615home288Summerland bobsleigh athlete to compete in Winter Olympics
218611home289Vancouver’s ‘Barge Chilling Beach’ sparks conversation over Indigenous place names
218609home290No more stolen sisters: Ceremony in Quesnel to honour spirit of murdered Indigenous woman
218607home291Officials optimistic treatments will help ease COVID strain on Canada’s health system
218601home292Advocates say lengthy COVID isolation for seniors in care may do more harm than good
218597home293Russia faces severe sanctions if it moves further into Ukraine, says Canada’s Joly
218564home294UPDATE: B.C. CDC updates COVID isolation time back up to 10 days for unvaccinated adults
218580home295Compost boss gets hate mail over piles of dead pigs near Princeton
218573home296B.C. up to 895 people in hospital with COVID-19 infections
218568home297Trudeau promises to support Ukraine as Canadian warship departs for Black Sea
218562home298Industrial development giving coyotes an edge in wolverine habitat: study
218556home299Woman shot, sent to hospital in northern B.C. home invasion: police
218554home2100More than 200 Afghan refugees land in Vancouver after fleeing the Taliban
218543home2101VIDEO: B.C. metal sculptor makes giant Elon Musk head for cryptocurrency monument
218541home2102B.C. announces $3.7M to help Indigenous tourism recover to pre-pandemic levels
218537home2103Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers wanted list for the week of Jan. 18
218535home2104Four coastal B.C. first nations agree on further old-growth deferrals
218533home2105New tax for Tofino surf schools strengthens call for lifeguards
218529home2106COVID-19 antiviral pill on its way across Canada, as some hospitalizations dip
218522home2107Struggling, frustrated Edmonton Oilers continue searching for answers
218495home2108Canada’s annual inflation rate rises to 4.8% in December, highest since 1991
218516home2109Woman found dead in Kelowna warned that she may be murdered days before
218510home2110Vancouver Island singer Lauren Spencer-Smith tops iTunes chart with new single
218508home2111Nanaimo doubling up on random piles of found money
218506home2112Lillooet school extinguishing ‘Wildfire’ mascot due to trauma from nearby forest fires
218504home2113Bars and nightclubs ‘teetering on brink of insolvency’ as COVID closures extended
218502home2114Thousands of B.C. health workers take sick days as COVID-19 spreads
218500home2115B.C. doubles COVID relief grants, up to $20K for businesses still shuttered by restrictions
218497home2116Latest research shows Omicron infectious up to 10 days: Tam
218493home2117‘It gets better’: Roberta Bondar reflects on being first Canadian woman in space
218475home2118Demko makes 31 saves as Canucks earn 3-1 win over skidding Nashville Predators
218466home2119Suspect wields shovel in road-rage incident at McDonald’s in Nanaimo
218464home2120B.C. COVID-19 hospital cases rise, but few more in intensive care
218481home2121BAINS: Worker protections remain key 10 years after fatal northern B.C. sawmill explosions
218460home2122A Paxlovid primer: what to know about the new oral antiviral treatment for COVID-19
218458home2123Spaniard said to be world’s oldest man dies at 112
218451home2124NHL to stop testing asymptomatic players post-All-Star break
218446home2125Ontario woman’s body discovered at Kelowna dog park
218437home2126Campbell River fire crews rescue worker trapped in loading chute on cargo ship
218432home2127Vancouver Island charity ransacked right down to the soup bowls
218425home2128Vancouver Island University working to decolonize B.C. classrooms
218415home2129Snowshoers need saving after suffocating amount of snow in Strathcona Park
218421home2130Labour shortage hampers B.C. construction industry amid high demand for work
218417home2131UPDATE: Highway 1 reopened following 5 semi truck pileup between Revelstoke and Golden
218413home2132Grocery store closures loom amid labour, product shortages
218411home21332021 home sales set Canadian new record, tops previous high by 20 per cent
218409home2134How high will you go? Netflix price hike renews questions for streaming subscribers
218405home2135B.C.’s Coquihalla Highway reopening to all traffic Wednesday, caution advised
218397home2136Suspect breaks into B.C. woman’s bedroom, demands money, apologizes
218395home2137B.C. First Nation declares state of emergency after barge crashes into water line
218391home2138$134 million in new funding announced for B.C. clean energy projects
218389home2139Iconic CC-115 Buffalo flies final mission off B.C. coast
218384home2140Tribal Police Files a force to be reckoned with for Island filmmaker
218382home2141Weekend tsunami warning response makes waves in Alberni Valley
218378home2142B.C. hotel, tourism operators offered property tax, hydro assistance
218376home2143Okanagan school temporarily closes as teachers refuse to work, citing student mask exemptions
218369home2144B.C. nurses, doctors exhausted as next COVID-19 peak comes this week: spokespeople
218365home2145Federal decision on fish farms prompts closure of B.C. processing plant: company
218363home2146Another snow day for Toronto kids, Prairie provinces brace for storms, ice and snow
218359home2147‘Congratulations, it’s a girl’: Canadian doctor helps deliver baby mid-flight
218340home2148Scientists study trajectory of meteorite that landed in B.C. in October
218338home2149Tsunami advisory an important reminder for B.C. coastal communities to be prepared
218331home2150Trina Hunt’s family angry and frustrated as her murder remains unsolved
218329home2151B.C. conservation officers probing illegal cow, calf moose hunt east of Williams Lake
218325home2152B.C. counts 5,625 more COVID-19 cases since Friday, 819 in hospitals
218320home2153B.C. school staff must provide COVID vaccine status following new public health order
218316home2154For Oath Keepers and founder, Jan. 6 Washington DC was weeks in the making
218314home2155Canadian Live Music Association aims for clarity with live event regulations guide
218304home2156Union, company consider mediator’s proposal at B.C.’s biggest open pit copper mine
218301home2157Flights sent to assess Tonga damage after volcanic eruption
218276home2158B.C. fitness facilities call for COVID-19 closures to be ended
218293home2159Airlines, airport ask Canada to drop arrivals testing requirement
218288home2160Djokovic lands in Serbia as questions arise over French Open eligibility
218278home2161Six people arrested after shots fired in Nanaimo
218272home2162It’s Betty White’s birthday, will you donate to a B.C. animal cause?
218260home2163VIDEO: Health Canada approves Pfizer COVID-19 antiviral treatment
218266home2164Passengers should check for ferry cancellations due to staffing issues: BC Ferries
218262home2165Cold case team shines new light on betrayal of Anne Frank
218204home2166UPDATED: Fire destroys trailer in Courtenay
218177home2167QUIZ: Can you cope with lots of snow?
218154home2168First responders, search-and-rescue crews looking for man missing along Nanaimo River
218149home21692 men dive into frigid water to rescue driver of crashed dump truck in Chilliwack
218145home2170Highway 1 reopened to traffic between Lytton and Spences Bridge
218134home2171YouTuber funds escape from Taliban of 170 Hazara filmmakers, activists to Canada
218128home2172Grocery store workers call refusal to reinstate pandemic pay ‘insulting’
218117home2173B.C. Children’s Hospital still seeing few admissions for kids with COVID-19
218113home2174Investigation into missing Indigenous woman leads to homicide charge against B.C. man
218107home2175BC Trucking Association voices concerns over dangerous conditions on Coquihalla
218103home2176Time to review how RCMP can best serve communities, union head says
218101home2177Netflix upping U.S., Canada prices with competition growing
218097home2178‘Chaos and confusion’: Government error on trucker vaccine mandate sparks disarray
218071home21792022 BC Winter Games cancelled due to pandemic, ‘external factors’
218059home2180B.C. shifting reporting to identify COVID-19-caused hospital admissions
218051home2181Sooke children’s book reflects seasonal changes
218053home2182Should head shots be banned in the NHL? 89% of hockey fans say yes
218043home2183Trickle-down effect: never-ending opioid crisis driving B.C. paramedics to exhaustion
218037home2184Medical confirmation no longer required for gender identity changes on B.C. IDs
218035home2185Unvaccinated B.C. man forced to quarantine after 10-minute chat with U.S. border agents
218026home2186Island drivers say minefield of Highway 19 potholes jolting vehicles and wallets
218014home2187B.C.’s Omicron wave following world pattern of peaking, declining
218012home2188B.C. targets radio jammers, GPS trackers as drug-trafficking tools
218004home2189Global coalition calls for halt to Vancouver Island shipbreaking operation
218002home2190Federal modelling shows COVID-19 hospitalizations to surge
217994home2191NFL report: Are you ready for some playoff football?
217986home2192B.C. Liberals launch review of new memberships ahead of Feb. 5 party leadership vote
217984home2193Omicron upends mathematical models tracking COVID
217960home2194Fraser Health offers apology to woman who gave birth in Surrey Memorial Hospital lobby
217955home2195B.C.’s records record-high COVID-19 hospitalizations with 534 on Thursday
217953home2196Indigenous-led partnership aims to build ‘climate-resilient’ homes for Lytton
217951home2197Delays push cost to rebuild fire-damaged Lytton to $102M: insurance bureau
217947home2198Olympic athletes heading to Beijing warned about Chinese cyber spies: minister
217939home2199B.C.’s value-added forest industry pleads for old-growth wood
217933home2200B.C. First Nation chief ‘frustrated’ with name choice for BC Ferries new ship
217920home2201Bus tracking system set to roll out for transit users across the province
217916home2202Regulator rules it’s too early for public group to have role in ATCO probe talks
217912home2203New trial ordered for children’s hockey coach in voyeurism case
217909home2204B.C. fire crew helps mom deliver baby at home on the floor
217907home2205Queen removes Prince Andrew’s military roles, patronages
217901home2206Food delivery coming for remote Vancouver Island communities
217899home22079 Vancouver Island long-term care homes dealing with COVID-19 outbreak
217883home2208Evidence suggests B.C.’s Omicron wave may soon fade
217881home2209PM needs more info on Quebec’s no-vax tax, Ottawa struggles to deliver rapid tests
217878home2210Teachers in France go on strike over handling of pandemic
217854home2211Dog rescued after falling through ice on lake near Nanaimo
217850home2212Sea-to-Sky at highest risk of avalanches as storms hit southern B.C.
217838home2213UPDATE: Trucking company says they have no part in lawsuit against dead B.C. man
217789home2214U.S. man who re-entered Canada 20 minutes after being deported loses appeal of 9 month jail term
217766home2215Two B.C. schools move to ‘functional closure’ after holiday break, says ministry
219068entertainment1Victoria’s Hermann’s Jazz Club makes first and only pandemic plea amid struggles
218887entertainment2Victoria artist’s new exhibit explores Canadian identity through immigrant family’s eyes
218761entertainment3Dine Around and Stay in Town Victoria adds raffle to meal appeal
218734entertainment4Louie Anderson, Emmy-winning comedian, dies at 68
218719entertainment5Meat Loaf, legendary ‘Bat out of Hell’ rock superstar, dies at 74
218624entertainment6‘Beauty and the Beast’ is a triumphant return for Cowichan Musical Society
218575entertainment7New podcast investigates disappearance of Michael Dunahee from Victoria playground
218510entertainment8Vancouver Island singer Lauren Spencer-Smith tops iTunes chart with new single
218444entertainment9Second season of Canada’s Drag Race ending tour in Victoria
218409entertainment10How high will you go? Netflix price hike renews questions for streaming subscribers
218314entertainment11Canadian Live Music Association aims for clarity with live event regulations guide
218173entertainment12COVID shifts perspective for Greater Victoria performing artists
217968entertainment13’Quite something:’ Langford singer reflects on performing with late rock legend Ronnie Spector
217860entertainment14Saanich couple continue to build YouTube presence with kid’s music channel
219035trending-now1New space telescope reaches final stop million miles out
218959trending-now2VIDEO: Gibbles the 3-legged B.C. goat gets a wheelchair
218889trending-now3QUIZ: How much do you know about hockey?
218847trending-now4Unofficial holidays: Here’s what people are celebrating for the week of Jan. 23 to 29
218840trending-now5Rookie B.C. RCMP officer helps bring baby into world in hospital parking lot
218791trending-now6Waves of nostalgia for Canadians taught to swim by Red Cross as program winds down
218752trending-now7Sustainable Clothing Project aims to help people, keep clothing out of landfill,
218740trending-now8Camping reservations open for Pacific Rim National Park Reserve
218611trending-now9Vancouver’s ‘Barge Chilling Beach’ sparks conversation over Indigenous place names
218562trending-now10Industrial development giving coyotes an edge in wolverine habitat: study
218543trending-now11VIDEO: B.C. metal sculptor makes giant Elon Musk head for cryptocurrency monument
218389trending-now12Iconic CC-115 Buffalo flies final mission off B.C. coast
218359trending-now13‘Congratulations, it’s a girl’: Canadian doctor helps deliver baby mid-flight
218272trending-now14It’s Betty White’s birthday, will you donate to a B.C. animal cause?
218262trending-now15Cold case team shines new light on betrayal of Anne Frank
218177trending-now16QUIZ: Can you cope with lots of snow?
218149trending-now172 men dive into frigid water to rescue driver of crashed dump truck in Chilliwack
218053trending-now18Should head shots be banned in the NHL? 89% of hockey fans say yes
218815community1Hand-drawn map of Victoria neighbourhood created to inspire residents
218805community2Jeneece Place celebrates 10 years of offering Island families a ‘safe landing place’
218821community3Family Literacy Week in Greater Victoria reminds of the importance of reading
218858community4Greater Victoria residents recycle more than 1,000 trees for children’s charity
218861community5New face leads firefighter fundraising in Oak Bay
218885community6Victoria Seed Library looks to grow membership 2022
218983community7Bird-watching couple tout benefit of native plants to biodiversity in Saanich green spaces
218970community8Labrador retriever is the most popular pup in Oak Bay
218725community9Oak Bay search and rescue volunteers ready to launch new life-saving vessel
218707community10Saanich family raising money for humanitarian build in Dominican Republic
218689community11Libraries on reduced hours across Greater Victoria
218637community12‘Pretty unbelievable’ – Sooke rockers Shale breaking out with debut single
218570community13Love for Betty White tallies to nearly $500,000 for animal welfare groups in B.C.
218558community14B.C. gaming grant supports new playground at Saanich school
218462community15Tuesday marks 85th anniversary of Customs House fire in downtown Victoria
218399community16Pantry program growing goodness in Victoria’s Oaklands neighbourhood
218353community17Sustainable shift to cycling aided by Saanich business, cycling advocates
218321community18Morning swim across Elk Lake splashes up thousands for Saanich Peninsula Hospital
218310community192021 Light Up the City entries spread cheer around Greater Victoria
218147community20Greater Victoria Save-On-Foods ‘fill the pantry’ for families at Jeneece Place
218051community21Sooke children’s book reflects seasonal changes
218063community22Sooke asks Natori, Japan to join the family
218081community23Festival of Trees Victoria raises $171,000 for BC Children’s Hospital mental health initiative
218163community24PHOTOS: Plant burning in Oak Bay park a shared experience
217935community25Sooke home grand prize option in B.C. Children’s Hospital lottery
217858community26Colwood university ‘renames’ stairway after alumnus Chris Hadfield
218972marketplace1Continue showing up for people living with dementia this Alzheimer’s Awareness Month
218976marketplace2Colour the world kind on Feb. 17 … and every day!
218981marketplace3Jumpstart your career search today!
219019letters1LETTER: Traffic delay on Sooke Rd. ‘nonsense’
219013letters2LETTER: We have the right to choose but we also have a responsibility to society
218979letters3LETTER: SD61 should cancel sale of Lansdowne property
218964letters4LETTER: Saanich council shows foresight on Vision Zero
218962letters5LETTER: Museum can’t erase our history
218929letters6LETTER: Taxis down on Sidney fares
218931letters7LETTER: Mayor’s success comes at a cost
218905letters8LETTER: CMA doesn’t control number of doctors
218893letters9LETTER: RBCM must be more transparent
218882letters10LETTER: Vehicles shouldn’t be driving Oak Bay’s secondary suite policy
218876letters11LETTER: Skyrocketing home prices nothing to celebrate
218856letters12LETTER: City right to aid challenge of discriminatory bill
218845letters13LETTER: Affordable housing is not just about density
218828letters14LETTER: Supply chain problems no excuse for challenges
218817letters15LETTER: Pandemic pulling resources from other health-care needs
218811letters16LETTER: Unvaccinated shouldn’t be subjected to hatred
218717letters17LETTER: Residents must weigh in on any reconciliation tax
218280letters18LETTER: Non-vaxxed unfairly targeted
217941letters19LETTER: Base medical decisions on true facts
218258letters20LETTER: Saanich could use a lesson on climate-change policies
218242letters21LETTER: Saanich CAO’s severance should be election issue
218240letters22LETTER: Armchair Google experts’ opinions not valid medical advice
218228letters23LETTER: Public should help shape future of marina site
218196letters24LETTER: Councillors can fight Quebec bill with their own money
218182letters25LETTER: Saanich should enforce snow-removal bylaw
218158letters26LETTER: B.C. taking right approach to COVID
218156letters27LETTER: Council should stick to Victoria issues
218142letters28LETTER: Oak Bay employees help snowbound motorist
218119letters29LETTER: Saanich dragging its feet on endorsing free contraception
218105letters30LETTER: Mayor has helped Langford go from a dogpatch to a diamond
218095letters31LETTER: Neighbour’s snow clearing appreciated
218074letters32LETTER: Bridge to Salt Spring would carry benefits
218067letters33LETTER: COVID restrictions pose challenge to families with school-age children
217781letters34LETTER - Fishery restrictions not strict enough to protect herring in the Strait of Georgia
219043video1‘We got justice’: Man who killed girlfriend also found guilty in her toddler’s death
126007sip-savour1Raise your glass: Award-winning spirits, handcrafted on Vancouver Island
134416federal-election1WATCH: NDP Laurel Collins elected in Victoria
155438travel1Discover Victoria
217072travel2Savour world-class culinary delights during Dine Around, Stay in Town Victoria
217994podcasts1NFL report: Are you ready for some playoff football?