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Photo released of suspects in armed robbery

Victoria Police say two men robbed a downtown jewelry store and escaped on a black motorcycle.

Man found dead near Shawnigan Lake

Man was exploring a cave near Koksilah River Provincial Park

  • Jul 20th, 2017

Rare waterspout towers over Lasqueti Island

Fisherman and Island residents alike caught a rare glimpse of a massive…

Sooke man charged with animal cruelty

Dog died after ruptured uterus not treated, says SPCA

VIDEO: Entangled sea lion rescued near Tofino

An adult female Steller sea lion was facing a potentially painful and slow death on Cleland Island.

Metchosin, Sooke School District close to sale agreement

Metchosin is looking to acquire a school in the heart of the municipality

Woman injured at Sooke Potholes


A fentanyl horror story


B.C. Air Ambulance evacuates injured logging truck driver from Shirley


Trudeau sticks to legal pot date as premiers ask for clarity
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B.C. wildfires spur Victoria man into fundraising action

Former Kamloops resident plans luncheon to help families displaced by fires

UPDATE: Downtown Victoria jewelry store targeted in armed robbery

Suspects flee on motorcyle, dressed in black, wearing white helmets

Woman injured at Sooke Potholes

The middle-aged woman suffered ankle injury

  • Jul 19th, 2017

Oak Bay Police use fun tweet to share serious message

Police responded to a dog in a hot car call on July 18, prompting the tweet

Experts warn mushroom pickers to be careful after deadly variety found in Oak Bay

Poisonous death cap mushrooms have sprung up early this year

Victoria Police seek help finding missing man

Alarm raised after Justin Storms missed July 15 appointment

  • Jul 19th, 2017

Fifth bear killed in Sooke

Those who leave garbage out can be fined $230 for attracting dangerous wildlife

  • Jul 18th, 2017

Premier John Horgan, NDP cabinet get down to work

NDP’s 22-member cabinet includes minister of mental health

Three Sooke firefighters sent to the interior

RCMP are going to start sending officers in waves

  • Jul 18th, 2017

Greater Victoria residents invited to explore the legislature

Library, members and speakers hallways around the chamber will be open.

AIDS Vancouver Island web fundraiser tackles need for prevention resources

Victoria-based support organization battles overdose crisis

  • Jul 18th, 2017

City of Victoria to take public’s temperature on casino

Two public hearings to be combined on controversial issue

First shipment of steel for Johnson Street Bridge en route to Victoria

The pieces are expected to arrive in mid to late August