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Missing, murdered inquiry stalled by government red tape: report

Missing, murdered inquiry stalled by government red tape: report

Inquiry leaders say Ottawa caused an eight month delay

Missing, murdered inquiry stalled by government red tape: report
Slope stabilization work continues on the north bank of the Peace River for the Site C dam, September 2017. (B.C. Hydro)

UPDATE: Decision time for John Horgan on Site C dam

Energy Minister Michelle Mungall says delaying it is off the table

Slope stabilization work continues on the north bank of the Peace River for the Site C dam, September 2017. (B.C. Hydro)
VIDEO: New York governor says attack suspect was radicalized in U.S.
VIDEO: New York governor says attack suspect was radicalized in U.S.
ICBC rates go up 6.4 per cent Nov. 1

ICBC rates go up 6.4 per cent Nov. 1

B.C. motorists will pay an average increase of $4.75 per month for basic insurance coverage

ICBC rates go up 6.4 per cent Nov. 1
Victoria police searching for driver whose vehicle struck elderly woman

Victoria police searching for driver whose vehicle struck elderly woman

70-year-old man spoke with paramedics on the scene, but left before officers arrived

Victoria police searching for driver whose vehicle struck elderly woman
Avery Williams gardens at Artemis Place, an alternative school offering outdoor programming for young women outside the public school system. (Arnold Lim/Black Press)

Outdoor garden a “healing space,” for young women.

An alternative school offering more than education for students outside of public schools.

Avery Williams gardens at Artemis Place, an alternative school offering outdoor programming for young women outside the public school system. (Arnold Lim/Black Press)
Canadian comedic legend Rick Mercer was filming a segment at the University of Victoria (UVic) Tuesday afternoon. Black Press

Rick Mercer draws hundreds on UVic campus

Canadian comedian legend Rick Mercer spent Tuesday afternoon filming on the University…

Canadian comedic legend Rick Mercer was filming a segment at the University of Victoria (UVic) Tuesday afternoon. Black Press
Greater Victoria’s most wanted for the week of Oct. 31

Greater Victoria’s most wanted for the week of Oct. 31

Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers is seeking the public’s help in locating the…

  • Oct 31, 2017
Greater Victoria’s most wanted for the week of Oct. 31
The George Massey tunnel is considered B.C.’s worst traffic congestion point, and unable to withstand a major earthquake. (Black Press files)

VIDEO: What’s plan B for Massey tunnel, opposition asks

Premier John Horgan wants ‘biggest benefit to public’

The George Massey tunnel is considered B.C.’s worst traffic congestion point, and unable to withstand a major earthquake. (Black Press files)
At least 6 dead after vehicle rams Manhattan bike path

At least 6 dead after vehicle rams Manhattan bike path

New York Police say that one person is in custody

At least 6 dead after vehicle rams Manhattan bike path
Much of Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside is a red zone. (SFU)

‘Red zones’ keep offenders trapped in criminal justice system: SFU study

Researchers stake aim at geographic restrictions imposed as part of bail or sentencing

Much of Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside is a red zone. (SFU)
A Bufflehead jamboree in Shoal Harbour Sanctuary, October 30, 2017. Part of a flock of 487. (K.J. Finley)

Flock of Buffleheads turn up on the Saanich Peninsula

Sea ducks are late arrivals on their migratory path this season

A Bufflehead jamboree in Shoal Harbour Sanctuary, October 30, 2017. Part of a flock of 487. (K.J. Finley)
McDavid’s Donald Trump costume gets mixed reaction on social media

McDavid’s Donald Trump costume gets mixed reaction on social media

McDavid and his girlfriend dressed up as the U.S. first couple

McDavid’s Donald Trump costume gets mixed reaction on social media
Ryan Reynolds gives B.C. boy advice on wearing Deadpool costume

Ryan Reynolds gives B.C. boy advice on wearing Deadpool costume

Monique Tamminga’s Tweet to the Vancouver actor has gone viral

Ryan Reynolds gives B.C. boy advice on wearing Deadpool costume
Caribou herds and habitat continue to decline: federal report

Caribou herds and habitat continue to decline: federal report

None of Canada’s 51 caribou herds are known to be growing

Caribou herds and habitat continue to decline: federal report
Image: Pixabay

Keep your pets safe this Halloween

Halloween can be the most dangerous night of the year for your cats and dogs

Image: Pixabay
Karry Corbett of Hope was caught on video as he hurled racial slurs at an Abbotsford lawyer in October 2016.

B.C. man filmed in racist parking lot rant gets curfew, probation

Karry Corbett pleaded guilty to assault after being filmed hurling slurs at South Asian lawyer

  • Oct 31, 2017
Karry Corbett of Hope was caught on video as he hurled racial slurs at an Abbotsford lawyer in October 2016.
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Bill Bailey relaxes at home after learning he will receive an award for instructor excellence from an international organization.                                (Jessica Peters/ The Progress)

B.C. paramedic honoured for instructor excellence

Chilliwack’s Bill Bailey has dedicated his life to improving trauma care for patients and providers

Bill Bailey relaxes at home after learning he will receive an award for instructor excellence from an international organization.                                (Jessica Peters/ The Progress)
Gap prices in Greater Victoria have jumped around 10 cents per litre in many places. (Image credit: Pixabay)

Greater Victoria gas prices jump 10 cents per litre

If you want a scare on Halloween, just take a look at…

Gap prices in Greater Victoria have jumped around 10 cents per litre in many places. (Image credit: Pixabay)