Goldstream News Staff

(B.C. Hydro outage map)

Power outage hits roughly 10,000 customers on the West Shore

Power restored to most almost instantly

(B.C. Hydro outage map)
A commercial vehicle struck the pedestrian bridge at the corner of Atkins and Six Mile Roads near Thetis Lake in View Royal Wednesday afternoon. (Kendra Wong/News Gazette staff)

Pedestrian bridge struck at Atkins and Six Mile in View Royal

Traffic down to single lane, motorists asked to avoid the area

A commercial vehicle struck the pedestrian bridge at the corner of Atkins and Six Mile Roads near Thetis Lake in View Royal Wednesday afternoon. (Kendra Wong/News Gazette staff)
A Belmont Secondary school student has died of a suspected drug overdose, said the Sooke School District. (Kendra Wong/News Gazette staff)

UPDATED: Grade 10 Belmont student dies from suspected overdose

Sooke School District asks parents, guardians to speak with their children about drugs and alcohol

A Belmont Secondary school student has died of a suspected drug overdose, said the Sooke School District. (Kendra Wong/News Gazette staff)
Early morning fire destroys Langford home

Early morning fire destroys Langford home

Fire officials say everyone got out safely, including the family dog

Early morning fire destroys Langford home
Emergency crews respond to reports of a man pinned in Langford

Emergency crews respond to reports of a man pinned in Langford

Ambulance, West Shore RCMP on scene at Alpine Disposal and Recycling

Emergency crews respond to reports of a man pinned in Langford
Westhills Stadium (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)

Langford-based CPL soccer team not a done deal

Canadian Premiere League announces ‘conditional’ soccer team for Greater Victoria

Westhills Stadium (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)
Two men sought after dumping injured cat out of a car window in Langford

Two men sought after dumping injured cat out of a car window in Langford

Incident occurred in the 3000-block of Pickford Road on Tuesday

Two men sought after dumping injured cat out of a car window in Langford
Oak Bay Tea Party Chair Sandy Germain, past Mayor Christopher Causton and Coun. Hazel Braithwaite paddle the waters off Willows Beach in the Mayors Tea Cup Challenge in 2017. (Morgan Cross photo)

Five fun things to do this weekend

From bathtub races to goddesses, there are lots of fun events taking place this weekend

Oak Bay Tea Party Chair Sandy Germain, past Mayor Christopher Causton and Coun. Hazel Braithwaite paddle the waters off Willows Beach in the Mayors Tea Cup Challenge in 2017. (Morgan Cross photo)
Woman stabbed multiple times during argument in Colwood

Woman stabbed multiple times during argument in Colwood

One woman arrested for aggravated assault following early morning fight

Woman stabbed multiple times during argument in Colwood
UPDATE: Missing Langford teen located

UPDATE: Missing Langford teen located

Local police thank the public for help in locating 17-year-old

UPDATE: Missing Langford teen located
A car crashed through the Bosley’s storefront at Eagle Creek Village in View Royal. (Photo by Jonathan Davies)

Eagle Creek Bosley’s closed after SUV crashes through storefront

Structural engineer called to assess building damage

A car crashed through the Bosley’s storefront at Eagle Creek Village in View Royal. (Photo by Jonathan Davies)
Emergency crews responding to a two-vehicle crash on the Trans-Canada Highway in Goldstream Provincial Park that closed the roadway for roughly 13 hours. (Photo courtesy of BC Transportation/Twitter )

Seven years later, what’s changed since the 2011 Malahat fuel truck crash and closure?

Trans-Canada Highway reopens to traffic Friday morning after roughly 13-hour closure

Emergency crews responding to a two-vehicle crash on the Trans-Canada Highway in Goldstream Provincial Park that closed the roadway for roughly 13 hours. (Photo courtesy of BC Transportation/Twitter )
Malahat closure snarls traffic

Malahat closure snarls traffic

Trans-Canada Highway reopens to traffic early Friday morning

Malahat closure snarls traffic
Emergency crews are responding to a two-vehicle crash on the Trans-Canada Highway in Goldstream Provincial Park. The highway is closed in both directions and is expected to reopen at 8 p.m. Thursday night. (Photo courtesy of Westshore Towing)

Two people injured in crash on Malahat

Trans-Canada Highway reopens to traffic early Friday morning

Emergency crews are responding to a two-vehicle crash on the Trans-Canada Highway in Goldstream Provincial Park. The highway is closed in both directions and is expected to reopen at 8 p.m. Thursday night. (Photo courtesy of Westshore Towing)
(Gazette file photo)

West Shore RCMP kept busy with calls for hot dogs left in vehicles

Police urge residents not to leave pets in vehicles after weekend spike

(Gazette file photo)
Canada finished in fifth place at the World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series stop in Langford, B.C. May 12-13, 2018. (Facebook/RugbyCanada)

Canada finishes fifth at world rugby stop in Langford

The Canadian women move up to fourth place overall with one tournament to go at World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series

Canada finished in fifth place at the World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series stop in Langford, B.C. May 12-13, 2018. (Facebook/RugbyCanada)
West Shore RCMP Const. Sarah Beckett. (Photo contributed)

Applications now being accepted for Const. Sarah Beckett memorial scholarship

Annual scholarship raises awareness of traffic safety issues and the role police play in community

West Shore RCMP Const. Sarah Beckett. (Photo contributed)
The site of a former pistol shoot range at Thetis Lake Regional Park has been restored to natural park land. (File photo)

Former gun range restored in Thetis Lake Regional Park

CRD remediation project complete after nearly four years

The site of a former pistol shoot range at Thetis Lake Regional Park has been restored to natural park land. (File photo)
(file photo)

Police respond to reports of weapons at Royal Roads University

The Colwood-based university has reopened to the public after police incident

(file photo)
Dump truck crashes into rock beside Trans-Canada Highway in Langford

Dump truck crashes into rock beside Trans-Canada Highway in Langford

Dump truck driver avoided other vehicles, but hit rocks instead

Dump truck crashes into rock beside Trans-Canada Highway in Langford
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