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Sean Spicer resigns as White House press secretary

Spicer’s daily press briefings had become must-see television until recent weeks

Canadian Armed Forces on way to Williams Lake

The members will be assisting at checkpoints and supporting RCMP on the ground in Williams Lake

RCMP investigating another rash of thefts in Sidney, North Saanich

Some people still not remembering to lock their vehicle doors

Heightened security for travellers leaving Victoria International Airport

Computerized devices such as tablets, laptops and smart phones screened at security checkpoint

  • Jul 21st, 2017

B.C. state of emergency hits two-week mark

B.C.’s state of emergency over wildfires hits its two-week mark with no end in sight

The Vancouver Island is strong in B.C.’s new government

With the Premier, five cabinet ministers and all the Greens, the Island has unheard-of influence

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Woman injured at Sooke Potholes
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B.C. Air Ambulance evacuates injured logging truck driver from Shirley
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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.

UNDER EVACUATION: 100 Mile seeks advice from Fort McMurray

100 Mile House prepares its re-entry plan as the closest to return in Cariboo

Australian firefighters bring experience to the B.C. wildfire battle

Australian officers and technicians visit Chilliwack to be brief on B.C. blazes

Man found dead near Shawnigan Lake

Man was exploring a cave near Koksilah River Provincial Park

  • Jul 20th, 2017

More military on the way to help

150 Canadian Armed Forces members headed to B.C.

Soldiers from Edmonton head for fire zone

225 army members, vehicles on way to Williams Lake

Missing goat in Central Saanich

Brown goat last spotted in the 6500 block of East Saanich Rd

  • Jul 20th, 2017

UNDER EVACUATION: Couple leaves fate of home in Mother Nature’s hands

Kind gestures help soften the anxiety as evacuees play the waiting game for updates on fire growth

Welfare, disability rates to see $100 boost

New rates are $1,133 for a person receiving disability assistance, $710 for income assistance

One ferry out of service for Sidney to Anacortes route

The M/V Yakima was put out of service Sunday night due to generator failure and other issues

  • Jul 20th, 2017

Sooke man charged with animal cruelty

Dog died after ruptured uterus not treated, says SPCA

It’s raining in Williams Lake, but not for long

Emergency personnel are getting some short-term relief as rain falls in Williams Lake

VIDEO: Entangled sea lion rescued near Tofino

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