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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.

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Remembrance Day 2017
    Greater Victoria Public Library "Food for Fines" donation
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        Black Press Extreme Career Fair

          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

          View Royal resident vying for a certain bachelor’s heart

          Kait Rich is a contestant on The Bachelor Canada

          District completes purchase of Metchosin elementary school

          Property management company, realtor to rent out facility

          Strong turnout for Colwood’s first advisory planning commission meeting

          More than 100 residents packed council chambers to voice opinion on controversial development

          Vancouver Island loses its last logging train

          Western Forest Products closes Englewood Train operation and will make the switch to transport via roads.

          Former shelter at Boys and Girls club to reopen

          Our Place-operated facility to be used as transitional shelter in winter months

          Sidney has ‘no significant concerns’ with large commercial project

          Town council to review staff feedback on the proposed Sidney Crossing Tuesday night

          VIDEO: Camera records brazen daylight theft of parcel

          Langley family releases surveillance footage to alert others

          Victoria writer revisits the Halifax Explosion

          Local historian Michael Dupuis looks back one hundred years, from a different perspective

          Police warn of more thefts from vehicles in North Saanich

          RCMP encourage people to lock their car doors and remove valuables

          “Do you have time to save a life?”

          After finalizing sale of boat, seller borrows it back to save life

          GALLERY: Full crowd for Remembrance Day ceremony at Oak Bay cenotaph

          Oak Bay Police Deputy Chief Ray Bernoties was Master of Ceremony for the event