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Census 2016: Oak Bay one of most highly educated populations in world

Largest gender gap in education in Oak Bay is in architecture, engineering, and related technologies

Nanaimo-Ladysmith MP’s abandoned vessels legislation sinks with secret ballot

MP Sheila Malcolmson has lost her appeal to unblock proposed legislation on abandoned vessels.

Syringe found in downtown Victoria parking dispenser

Police urge the public to take extra caution when reaching into ticket receptacles

Large fire destroys Port Renfrew property
    Mother of sick Sooke boy asks government to help fund treatment
      Sooke ocean-front home grand prize for Millionaire Lottery
        RCMP respond to single vehicle accident on Sooke Road

          Witnesses sought after youth pepper sprayed

          West Shore RCMP is seeking information involving an incident on Sooke Road

          • Nov 30th, 2017

          Club wants Spectrum to be first stigma-free school on the Island

          Earning the designation as a stigma free zone takes a year, worth it, say students

          Sooke council eyes road improvement program

          More than 23 per cent of Sooke roads are rated as poor: report

          CRD directors ask staff to trim proposed budget increase

          Langford Coun. Denise Blackwell questions roughly five per cent bump

          • Nov 30th, 2017

          Downtown traffic signal study on city’s radar for 2018 budget

          Bike lanes, aging demographic, and development affect traffic flow

          TONIGHT: Have your say on Victoria’s 2018 budget at town hall

          Taxpayers can learn more about how the City plans to spend your money

          Victoria police seek funding for real-time intelligence unit

          Format and administration uncertain, but centre would service South Island police agencies

          VicPD chief: Legalizing marijuana will require more police resources

          Home growers, drug-impaired driving and youth access major concerns for Del Manak

          Body of missing boater found on North Saanich beach

          Man from Cowichan Bay found Nov. 25; was last seen Nov. 21

          • Nov 30th, 2017

          VicPD chief rescues lost $10 bill in downtown Victoria

          The note was promptly returned to its owner unharmed

          Owners quiet about future of former Royal Oak golf course

          Neighbours assume development plans are in the works for the former golf course

          English Inn developer working on new plan for fire access lane in Esquimalt

          Neighbours convince council to reject redevelopment of Hither Green Park for project

          BC Transit seeks View Royal property for regional handyDART facility

          Eight-acre site at Watkiss and Burnside pitched for new facility

          • Nov 29th, 2017

          B.C. Hydro selling Jordan River property

          Pacheedaht First Nation has designs on land

          Victoria MP pushes for official recognition of Orange Shirt Day

          Murray Rankin introduces private members bill to honour Indigenous residential school survivors

          ‘Dynamic Beast’ arrives to lift new bridge components into place next week

          Giant crane to lower steel rings and counterweight onto existing Victoria structure