Local News

Man allegedly shot with nail gun at Colwood construction site

Police recommending charges against 35-year-old Langford man

UPDATE: Man fell to his death at Port Sidney Marina

Police said the individual did not drown; cause of death to be determined

Green Party closes harassment investigation against Elizabeth May

Investigation found claims made in January don’t constitute workplace harassment under law

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Campers leave big mess at rural Port Renfrew campsite
Fire near Quinsam coal mine
Family of 30-year cold case victims speak to the public
Arrest made in 30-year homicide cold case of Oak Bay High grads

Brentwood Bay transit users get one more loop

BC Transit adds fourth Route 75 peak trip service; more to come

VicPD seeking witnesses in ‘baby formula’ robbery

Suspect approached older couple outside Hillside Mall demanding money, threatening violence

Navy monument unveiling an emotional moment for retired vice admiral

Nigel Brodeur’s grandfather sponsored the creation of the Canadian Naval Services in 1910

Viking Air’s water bomber program could lead to 900 more jobs

Production of new aircraft could start as early as this fall

Pregnant Victoria woman files lawsuit after birth control recall

Pregnancy detected two weeks after a Alesse recall announcement

Starting real conversations around mental illness

Sidney forum May 9 features three speakers, opening up about difficult experiences

Moulting elephant seal swims off Victoria beach

Valuable lessons learned in wildlife interaction as ‘this happens every couple of years’

  • May 8th, 2018

Victoria venue hires consent captain

Consent Captain Tanille leads the charge in ‘confronting rape culture in the nightlife scene’

  • May 7th, 2018

Viking Air plans to hire 200 to launch water bomber program

50 new hires at Viking Air’s North Saanich base, the rest in Calgary

Robo-crop

Victoria Airport pilots robot grass mower with Island Earth Landscape

Victoria team wonders what ReImagining Masculinities could do

One-day conference discusses what it means to identify as male in a post #MeToo world

Official opening for North Saanich’s Jubilee Park

District, sponsors to be on hand for May 10 event

  • May 6th, 2018

A letter to my former self

Dawn Gibson, a reporter for the Sooke News Mirror, reflects on climbing into the boxing ring for the first time

B.C. Maritime Museum angling for waterfront location, national status

Most of collection sits in storage these days, with just 3,000 square feet for display space

Emergency crews rescue trapped driver after rollover crash in Colwood

The driver was transported to hospital, and the extent of his injuries are unknown