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10 spooky Halloween events to hit up in Victoria

There’s something for everyone on southern Vancouver Island this month.

Downtown Victoria skateboard/car collision sends rider to hospital

VicPD urges caution for pedestrians and vehicles at crosswalks

Long abandoned boats cleared in Cadboro Bay

Coalition of volunteers, community groups pull wreckages from Oak Bay beach

McKenna Concert
    Invictus Games more than just sport
      Fire at Whiffenspit
        Flu could be coming sooner and hitting harder in 2017
        • 3 hours ago

        Wind warning in effect for Greater Victoria

        Hold on to your hats, high winds and heavy rain is forecast for the region.

        Kimberley man pays it back to home town

        Mike Gould donates $7.5 million to Kimberley Dynamiters and Kimberley Minor Hockey.

        Sidney to put its fire hall up for sale this year

        Current fire hall, parking lot, to be sold to help pay costs of new, $14 million building

        Peninsula Panthers prepare for the Bucs on Friday

        North Saanich Junior B hockey team hopes to avenge early-season loss to Nanaimo

        Bike thefts continue at Oak Bay High

        Three more locked bicycles swiped from Cadboro Bay Road school

        • Oct 16th, 2017

        Pepsi employee at home in the aisles

        Working with autism easy, if you’re given the chance

        Oak Bay council meeting at a glance

        Council preview for Oct 16: Bike lanes, Quarterly Financial Report, and music in the park.

        Cyber bullying a serious matter in Sooke

        Sooke middle school student threatened, advised to kill herself

        • Oct 13th, 2017

        Rainfall warning in effect for much of Vancouver Island

        Expect heavy rains this week with up to 100mm falling in some areas of the north and western coasts.

        Social housing moving next door to elementary school

        Cool Aid’s Mount Edwards Court will house adults 55 plus

        City of Victoria lays groundwork for relationship with YMCA-YWCA

        Goal is to expand services as both embark on building new facilities

        VIDEO: Firefighters come to aid of trapped horse

        Fell into ditch in Langley park and couldn’t get out

        • Oct 15th, 2017

        3D printer will use ‘bioink’ to create brain tissue

        Futuristic UVic projects about to hit commerical market

        Protest hits Horgan’s office in Langford

        Residents from across the Island are standing up against fish farms

        Victoria Book Prize Awards celebrate local writers

        A children’s story of a refugee family, and the tale of a journey to Vietnam among top honours

        Drop, cover and hold on for the Great ShakeOut

        Businesses, organizations, families, residents encouraged to register

        • Oct 9th, 2017