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Vancouver Island 4×4 club offers free rides to hospital staff

One member says he’s helped more than 20 nurses in the past couple days

Travel advisories lifted for Vancouver Island: Drive BC

Police warning motorists to be cautious when driving in slushy conditions

Meteorologist warns of potential drainage problems and collapsing roofs by end of the week

Armel Castellan, cites disrupted polar jet-stream as causing sustained snow

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How to give back during Victoria’s cold snap

Warm clothing, monetary donations help out

Amazon free one-day delivery comes to Victoria

Prime members can now get free one-day delivery

PHOTOS: Reader submissions of snow around Greater Victoria

Photos from our communities are pouring in as the snow continues to fall in Greater Victoria

  • Feb 13, 2019

Cowichan, Sooke, Nanaimo, Victoria, Saanich schools remain closed

Snowfall warning over, Comox, Campbell River, Alberni and Qualicum open

Toboggan versus rat: Startling collision on Victoria road

Young Victoria filmmaker captures moment of impact

Victoria’s schools not a top priority for snow plows

The City of Victoria utilizes a three-tiered system in clearing snow from roads

Extreme Weather Protocol activated in Victoria for 10th day in a row

More shelter beds open to the region’s homeless population

Tips to help you walk safely in the snow

Island Health suggests moving like a penguin when walking in the snow

No curbside recycling pickup Tuesday in Greater Victoria

Capital Regional District cancels blue box service and closes Hartland Landfill for the day

Canada Post suspends mail delivery in Greater Victoria

Snowy conditions have company issuing Red Alert

West Shore RCMP says don’t travel unless necessary

Pedestrians asked to stay away from roadways

BC Hydro crews hope to have all power restored by 6 p.m. tonight

The current outage has affected more than 2,000 people

Langford couple makes most of snow, sleeps in backyard igloo

A bottle of wine, some blankets and snow are all you need for a good date night

Snow shovels, salt flying off the shelves in Victoria

Local hardware stores are trying to keep up with the recent dump of snow

ICBC, Police release tips for drivers in snowy conditions

With snow on the roads pretend you have a hot pot of gravy on your lap - that’s probably a safe speed