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Intense winds could reach 70km in Greater Victoria

Environment Canada issued wind warning for Dec. 17

Sooke still looking for lifeguards

Partnerships with schools key to success

Victoria Literacy Connection needs volunteers for new Reading Partner program

The program will be in five Greater Victoria elementary schools

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BC Referendum draws mixed reaction.
BC Referendum draws mixed reaction.

Local fundraising initiative addresses tampon recall

Period Posse checking donations during 10-day campaign

VicPD notify public of sexual assault with weapon in Esquimalt

Officers ask residents to be vigilant while investigation continues

Surprise coming to elderly Esquimalt woman who had $1,100 stolen from purse

Man had bumped into her while she was shopping, next thing she knew, the money was gone

Man dies after fall from Johnson Street Bridge

Man climbed railing of the Johnson Street Bridge, lost his balance and fell into the water below

Drunk drivers targeted in Sooke

Police also on lookout for those driving high

Saanich residents face higher sewer, water and garbage rates

Council is set to ratify an increase of 10.52 per cent for sewer

Saanich Police board chair supports department in case over fired officer, but key questions remain

Case involves former Saanich constable who was the subject of 15 separate misconduct allegations

‘Ghost bikes’ installed to remember teen cyclists who died in Port Alberni

Cycle Alberni installs memorials to remember teens, remind all about road safety

MISSING: 59-year-old Pamela Fletcher

Fletcher was last seen in the area near Royal Jubilee Hospital on Dec. 10

Custom motorcycle and wood cutter stolen from Sooke motorcycle shop

2006 Husqvarna motorcycle and 2-ton log splitter taken from outbuilding

Mainroad South Island reminds drivers to keep them in the loop

Call the hotlines for concerns on local provincial highways

  • Dec 14, 2018

Hockey gear stolen from visiting team in Victoria

Banff midget team reported missing equipment on Dec. 14

Strong winds leave BC Ferries’ passengers at Swartz Bay terminal

As 3 p.m. sailing for Vancouver boards, some travellers waited upwards of five hours

Power outage affecting homes from Sooke to Port Renfrew

B.C. Hydro hasn’t announced when power will be restored