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Crime spree at Cowichan Lake ends in capture of four in the woods

Four people are in custody after a crime spree at Cowichan Lake led to a chase in the bush.

UPDATE: Vancouver Island driver killed when logging truck leaves road

TimberWest contractor dies near Caycuse, off the shores of Lake Cowichan

Remembrance Day 2017
    Greater Victoria Public Library "Food for Fines" donation
      Students, local garden club taste fruits of labour
        Black Press Extreme Career Fair

          Town wants assurances over overpass, trees at Sidney Crossing

          Major commercial site plan now in the hands of the Victoria Airport Authority

          Think of Me program shows speeders what is really at stake

          Oak Bay Police hand out elementary school students’ drawings with warnings and tickets to speeders

          Port Sidney Marina will not make waves

          Wave attenuators to be installed to prevent damage to docks

          Royal Bay expansion could begin as early as next year

          District waiting on provincial approval for between $15 to $25 million in capital funding

          Sandown land transfer to North Saanich approved

          Building demolition and commercial development expected to start soon

          Victoria police investigate stabbing at Johnson St housing complex

          At least one person has been taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries

          Junior Spartans win second-straight Island volleyball title

          Spartans seniors fall to Oak Bay in Island final

          Dozens pay tribute to murdered Victoria teen Reena Virk

          Father advises gatherers to maintain a dialogue with their children as they reach adolescence and seek independence

          Sidney fire hall, parking lot, go up for sale

          Town hopes to sell properties to offset cost of building its new fire hall

          VIDEO: UVic staffers dressed and ready for PlasmaCar Races

          Nothing beats adults racing toddler-sized PlasmaCars, all for a good cause

          Man pulled from ocean after clinging to side of boat for 25 minutes

          Oak Bay Municipal Coun. Tara Ney called 911 after hearing shouts for help on her walk to the Oak Bay cenotaph this morning.

          Winds and waves send vessels into the shore in North Saanich

          Stormy weather Monday and Tuesday had some predictable results on the Saanich Peninsula

          Protection service officer at Cowichan Hospital gets award for handling man with knife

          Charles Kraeling honoured for his heroic actions at the health facility during an incident in July.

          It’s been 20 years since the death of Victoria teen Reena Virk

          An event is being held today in her memory at Kosapsom Park as groups come together to honour her

          Maritime community rescues boat from being scuttled near Oak Bay Marina

          Community association reports busy year keeping Oak Bay clear of derelicts

          Residents association opposes suite rule change in North Saanich

          Dean Park Estates Community Association wants there to be less confusion, not more

          Province opens bid for Douglas Street bus lanes

          Northbound lanes could cost $12.75-million