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VIDEO: High Times brings rapper Lil Kim to Laketown Ranch.

VIDEO: High Times brings rapper Lil Kim to Laketown Ranch.

They call her the Queen of Hip Hop, but whatever you call her, you need to be there Saturday night.

VIDEO: High Times brings rapper Lil Kim to Laketown Ranch.
The North Vancouver street where a teen boy was hit in the eye by an egg. (Google Maps)

Teen’s eye could be permanently damaged after being hit with egg

B.C. boy experienced “incredibly sharp pain” after an egg was thrown from a car

The North Vancouver street where a teen boy was hit in the eye by an egg. (Google Maps)
Crime Stoppers encourages dealers to turn in competition

Crime Stoppers encourages dealers to turn in competition

Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers Facebook post suggests drug dealers boost business by sending rivals to jail

Crime Stoppers encourages dealers to turn in competition
‘Toque’ or ‘hat’? Here’s how Canada talks

‘Toque’ or ‘hat’? Here’s how Canada talks

A new survey highlights different words and pronunciations between provinces and cities

‘Toque’ or ‘hat’? Here’s how Canada talks
Mike Duffy sues Senate, RCMP

Mike Duffy sues Senate, RCMP

Duffy is seeking millions of dollars in damages and compensation

Mike Duffy sues Senate, RCMP
Police are hoping the public can identify this suspect in the theft of a licence plate from a vehicle in Saanich. (Photo submitted)

Saanich Police seek suspect in licence plate theft

Crime Stoppers and Saanich Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying…

  • Aug 24, 2017
Police are hoping the public can identify this suspect in the theft of a licence plate from a vehicle in Saanich. (Photo submitted)
Accident and injury claims have increased in recent years and ICBC is looking at a major increase to liability insurance claims. (Black Press files)

ICBC board members replaced before overhaul

Three more B.C. Liberal appointees fired

Accident and injury claims have increased in recent years and ICBC is looking at a major increase to liability insurance claims. (Black Press files)
Organizers anticipate all 10 candidates will take part in what might be the one and only all-candidates forum for the upcoming municipal byelection.

UPDATED: Saanich byelection candidates consider second public forum

All 10 candidates in Saanich byelection will be at Sept. 12 forum

Organizers anticipate all 10 candidates will take part in what might be the one and only all-candidates forum for the upcoming municipal byelection.
Police seized about four kilograms of cocaine, 200 grams of heroin, and fentanyl. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

B.C. mom asks son to surrender to police

Young man wanted in connection to large Chilliwack drug bust

Police seized about four kilograms of cocaine, 200 grams of heroin, and fentanyl. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)
Where’s the winner? Lottery error adds intrigue to $758.7M Powerball draw

Where’s the winner? Lottery error adds intrigue to $758.7M Powerball draw

There was drama in yesterday’s $758.7 million Powerball drawing — the largest won by a single ticket in U.S. history

Where’s the winner? Lottery error adds intrigue to $758.7M Powerball draw
Sophie (left) and Tad, two Maremma sheepdogs, stayed behind in the wildfire evacuation zone to look after their herd of sheep. Lynn Landry photo.
Sophie (left) and Tad, two Maremma sheepdogs, stayed behind in the wildfire evacuation zone to look after their herd of sheep. Lynn Landry photo.
Festival brings a taste of Greece to Victoria

Festival brings a taste of Greece to Victoria

Greek Fest runs over the next two weekends across for Commonwealth Place

Festival brings a taste of Greece to Victoria
The provincial government has announced that it plans to help clean up more than a dozen derelict boats stranded on the Oak Bay side of Cadboro Bay.                                 Black Press file

Province to assist with Cadboro Bay boat cleanup

MLA credits persistence of a Saanich resident in moving the issue forward

The provincial government has announced that it plans to help clean up more than a dozen derelict boats stranded on the Oak Bay side of Cadboro Bay.                                 Black Press file
EDITORIAL: Moonfist accomplishments and the reason to do more

EDITORIAL: Moonfist accomplishments and the reason to do more

Sifu Moonfist is certainly getting his due from the community. And it’s…

  • Aug 24, 2017
EDITORIAL: Moonfist accomplishments and the reason to do more
A living baby deer naps in a yard with a pair of statues including a baby deer and a baby racoon. ‘It was taken in my back yard. I think it’s pretty cute,’ said reader Shaunna Jones. Send your reader photos to editor@oakbaynews.com. (Shaunna Jones photo)

Reader photo: Baby deer naps in the shade

Send your reader photos to editor@oakbaynews.com

  • Aug 24, 2017
A living baby deer naps in a yard with a pair of statues including a baby deer and a baby racoon. ‘It was taken in my back yard. I think it’s pretty cute,’ said reader Shaunna Jones. Send your reader photos to editor@oakbaynews.com. (Shaunna Jones photo)
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David Suzuki joins fight for Lower Mainland park

World-renowned environmentalist will attend rally opposing plans to build road through park

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One of the five forestry firefighters shown in this photo, which went viral on social media, was fined for lighting a campfire despite a provincial campfire ban. - Image credit: Facebook photo

B.C. firefighter fined for breaking campfire ban

Three crew members had been photographed on a lake in the Shuswap

One of the five forestry firefighters shown in this photo, which went viral on social media, was fined for lighting a campfire despite a provincial campfire ban. - Image credit: Facebook photo
Viking Air’s Twin Otter 400 Series aircraft. (File)

North Saanich’s Viking Air sells three aircraft to Fiji Airways

North Saanich’s Viking Air Ltd. has announced the sale of more of…

Viking Air’s Twin Otter 400 Series aircraft. (File)
The Hunt in Queens’ Park. (Christine van Reeuwyk/Oak Bay News)

Oak Bay arts laureate in The Hunt for cash

Oak Bay’s fourth potential public art work short $7,000

The Hunt in Queens’ Park. (Christine van Reeuwyk/Oak Bay News)
A study finds that kids don’t eat enough fruits and veggies at school. (Flickr)
A study finds that kids don’t eat enough fruits and veggies at school. (Flickr)
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