Local News

Victoria site of B.C.’s first Afghanistan memorial to Canadian soldiers

Public unveiling and dedication ceremony set for Saturday afternoon

Hot weather leads to Saanich pumpkin shortage

Both Galey and Michell farms report failing crops of pumpkins

Weekend fight left Victoria man on life support

Damon Doucette was taken to hospital after an incident over a cigarette and is expected to recover.

Scooter and BMW collision at Fort and Douglas streets sends one man to hospital

Police have taped off the intersection and are interviewing witnesses

Swan numbers at Esquimalt Lagoon has resident concerned

Reason for apparent decline in numbers unknown, says Environment Canada

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          City of Victoria, city manager part ways after council decision

          Highly touted Johnson ‘completed mandate,’ mayor says, veteran staffer takes over as acting manager

          UPDATE: One in custody after punched man badly injured in Victoria’s downtown

          20-year-old man said to have been struck after asking for a cigarette

          Rector leaves Saanich church after 22 years

          John Steele has now baptized the children of children he baptized

          Hero Work digs into another ‘radical renovation’ for Victoria’s Anawim House

          Non-profit day house assisting city’s homeless residents will get a new art space and counselling rooms

          Victoria moves to regulate short term rentals

          Low vacancy rates find slow relief as city cracks down on short term rentals

          Woman sexually assaulted in Victoria’s Stadacona Park

          Police are looking for witnesses who may have been in the area Thursday evening

          Vancouver Island mayor looking to bring Amazon headquarters to B.C.

          A second headquarters could bring up to 50,000 jobs and billions of dollars to local economy

          Victoria International Wine Festival the toast of the town

          Weekend includes samplings and seminars with wines from across the globe

          Last day for sign up to be Sooke firefighter

          Training sessions for recruit firefighters begins in January

          • Sep 22nd, 2017

          West Shore RCMP recovers stolen war medals and jewellery

          Police also asking residents to be on the lookout for vacuum lift

          • Sep 22nd, 2017

          Public input needed on Cadboro Bay Road bike lane plan

          Oak Bay hopes to have construction complete by fall 2018

          West Shore RCMP catch driver pumping breast milk

          RCMP cracking down on any form of distracted driving during September

          Spend some time in a firefighter’s boots

          Metchosin fire department looking for new recruits