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Sidney to review revised proposal for cannabis retail business on Beacon

Announcement came during Monday’s council hearing after court ruling against municipality

Victoria council looks to ban police street checks

Council will seek immediate action from Victoria and Esquimalt Police Board

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Langford resident out $10,000 after bitcoin scam: West Shore RCMP

Fraudster posed as police officer, drove victim to the bank

UPDATE: Man in custody after lengthy police incident at Victoria housing facility

Man to be assessed by paramedics, traffic expected to return to normal

Victoria resident creates website to map out more than 100 local happy hour spots

Inspired by a trip to the U.S., Jordan Caron’s idea began to take shape in 2014

PHOTOS: Kite surfers gather for ‘sail past’ tribute for fellow kiter battling cancer

Harry Weiler, family and friends watched as at least two dozen kite surfers took to the water

Alleged tattoo shop sexual assaults rooted in power, says Victoria Sexual Assault Centre

Allegations ‘horrifying but sadly not surprising,’ says Fernwood tattoo parlour

RCMP looking for man who allegedly smashed window of Langford hair salon

Suspect described as Caucasian, five-foot-seven and in early 20s

PHOTOS: Bystander alerts Saanich residents of house fire

Fire crews extinguish blaze in 500-block of Walter Avenue

Metchosin farmers lose sheep to bear attacks

B.C. Conservation hasn’t euthanized any bears in Metchosin this year

VicPD spends two hours de-escalating armed man in crisis

The man reported there were people trying to harm him but officers found him alone

Metchosin prison escapees appear in court for murder charges

Inmates face charges in death of 60-year-old Martin Payne

Visitors warned of toxic algae bloom in Saanich lake

Blue-green algae can be lethal to dogs, cause health issues for humans

Fan Tan Alley exhibit connects Victoria visitors with history of Canada’s oldest Chinatown

Exhibit exploring local Chinese history, opium trade, discrimination opens on July 24

Make improvements now to Shelbourne Sreet: Greater Victoria cycling, pedestrian groups

Pandemic-related lifestyle changes make sidewalk widening, other safety improvements timely

  • Jul 23, 2020

‘Clearly not breathing’: Bystanders recount giving CPR to woman who drowned in Matheson Lake

Greater Victoria resident jumped into ‘superhero mode’ when she saw the scene

University of Victoria to study COVID outbreaks from your poop

Greater Victoria first to receive sewage monitoring system in B.C.