Victoria News Staff

Victoria leads B.C. in rise of Employment Insurance recipients

Amount of people collecting EI surged in July

Cold weather shelters in Victoria to open Oct. 1

A 25-bed shelter at the Victoria Native Friendship Centre will provide shuttle services, meals and showers

2018 Victoria Book Prize finalists shortlisted

Winners to be announced at October awards gala, along with Bolen Books Children’s Book Prize

VicPD ask for public’s help in international missing persons search

Dennis Crook was last seen in October 1985, investigators seeking his sister believed to reside in England

Victoria police searching for missing 35-year-old woman

Adrienne Hiebert was last seen Sept. 9 in the 1900-block of Bay Street

UPDATE: Missing Victoria man Ronald White has been found

Officers were concerned for White who went missing after Aug. 29

Man, woman arrested after attempting to flee Victoria police in stolen vehicle

Suspect attempted to ram police vehicle after officers found pair passed out in car on Esquimalt Road

Better road conditions coming to Vancouver Island

Province finalizes new 10-year deals with Mainroad Contracting

Black Press to begin printing Victoria’s Times Colonist newspaper

The operation will begin later this year at BP’s commercial printing plant on Vancouver Island

4.6 quake detected off coast of Vancouver Island

The small earthquake happened early Tuesday morning

Smokey skies across Vancouver Island expected to last until Wednesday

The province of B.C. has issued a special bulletin for all of Vancouver Island

Travel plans ahead for $675,000 Victoria lottery winner

Collen Woods bought her ticket at the Town Pantry on Shelbourne

Update: Suspect identified in Victoria “restaurant rage” incident

Unhappy with her order at Hillside Avenue McDonald’s, lady threw items at employee, broke kiosk

Smoky skies bulletin issued for most of B.C.

Mild irritation and discomfort are common symptoms during smoky conditions and usually disappear when the smoke clears

Viva! Victoria Latin Fest to inspire city’s Latino communities

Organizer: “There are more than 22 countries in Latin America. Each one has a unique and rich culture.”

Multi-vehicle crash along the Malahat leaves traffic crawling

Southbound lane heavily delayed at Malahat Summit

Fire at Christie’s Carriage House Pub on Fort Street

The fire was caused by rags in a dryer

UPDATE: Victoria police safely locate missing 13-year-old girl

Maisie Bodrug was reported missing at 10 a.m., VicPD tweeting at 3:30 p.m. the teen had been found safe

Victoria police respond to sudden death in Esquimalt

Police tape was blocking access to Denniston Park

Canada sweeps Pacific Rim Basketball Classic in Victoria

National men’s team beat China 108-72 on Sunday at the Save-on-Foods Centre