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Lieutenant governor of B.C. visits North Saanich Coast Guard and ‘science hub’

Tour talks earthquakes, ocean mapping and marine crisis on IOS tour

Mysterious box from the 1900s unearths connections nation-wide

121-year-old letter, several photos guide Canada-wide search for the relatives after discovering in Victoria

Gendered codes affect trans folks seeking health care

Part three of a series looking at trans-inclusive sexual health care in B.C.

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One man taken to hospital following shooing on Bay Street

PHOTOS: The Victoria Dragon Boat Festival kicks off with eye-dotting ceremony

The 25th annual Victoria Dragon Boat Festival is running from Aug. 9-11

Sesame sauce from popular Victoria Japanese restaurant now for sale

Announcement met with viral response from fans on Facebook

West Shore RCMP respond to cougar sighting near Florence Lake

Officers attended on Aug. 8, but did not see the cougar

Woman in coma since Saanich hit-and-run flown to Calgary

University of Victoria student receiving care at Foothills hospital, according to GoFundMe update

Teenage girl’s sudden death in Langford prompts B.C. Coroners Service, West Shore RCMP investigation

West Shore RCMP received a report of a deceased teenage girl found in a Langford residence on Aug. 8

Just want to catch the bus from Butchart Gardens? You still have to pay full entry price

Company charging non-customers full entry fee to catch BC Transit bus on property

Langford youth with fake rifle leads to police response

West Shore RCMP reminding public to be cautious with replicas and aware of environment

Husband in jaywalking couple awarded $98,000 in damages after seeing wife struck

His wife was hit by a motorcycle as the pair crossed Victoria’s Yates Street in 2013

Sooke Harbour Players head outdoors

A duo of comedies the latest offering from local theatre company

Man flees masked muggers in Kings Park

Report of two youths masking their faces, attempting to rob victim

Stolen Canadian flag had special meaning to Sooke family

The flag was a symbol for love of country and faith in the future

Orca spotted in Victoria’s Inner Harbour

Shortly after 10 a.m. a transient whale was seen coming through the waterway

Drunk driver parks car on Willows Beach

Cooler of empty beers found in car

West Shore RCMP swarms Thetis Lake after woman spotted with handgun

Two people were taken into custody Thursday morning with a replica handgun

Explore the interesting world of bats with a free nature walk

CRD parks naturalist and members of the Habitat Acquisition Trust will guide the search for bats

Newman Farm feeds the hungry and intrigues political decision makers

Local politicians tour the Central Saanich operation