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New orca calf in Salish Sea ‘healthy and active’

Birth cause for celebration but things still dire genetically, expert says

Busted water main floods Esquimalt home

Construction crew struck main during CRD wastewater facility construction

Saanich Police nab drunk driver who passed out at two red lights, kept driving

Hot rod motorcyclist, excessive speeding part of busy start to 2019 for Saanich Police traffic

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Medieval fighters train for world championships
First Nation supporters march to Premier John Horgan's MLA office in Langford
Goldstream River overflows onto trails and walkways.
Fans gather for Team USA vs. Slovakia World Junior Championship Game

Victoria Natural History Society asks district to keep cats under control

Society mailed letter to 13 municipalities about cat licensing

VIDEO: Excessive speed on the Malahat captured by dash cam footage

Poster calls driving ‘dangerous, obnoxious and disrespectful’

Do pedestrians know how to cross an intersection?

Provincial signs detail when people can and can’t enter an intersection on foot

New year, new displays at Butchart Gardens

Indoor garden and historical exhibit runs Jan. 15 until March 17

Forty per cent of online purchases made on cell phone in 2018

In 2014, mobile devices accounted for 12 per cent of online purchases

Seniors deferring property taxes up 55 per cent in four years: report

Program allows people over the age of 55 to defer payment of municipal property taxes

  • Jan 15, 2019

Trial underway in 2016 Nanaimo drive-by shooting

Trial of Armaan Singh Chandi underway after co-accused Inderpal Aujla, pleads guilty,

Games of Thrones whiskey coming to Victoria

Fort Street liquor store one of four B.C. locations to carry full collection

Fifteen88 condos bring density to Shelbourne corridor

North Dairy development coming across from Hillside mall

Victoria councillor renews push for vacancy control

Says BC should give local governments authority to implement empty homes tax

Colwood takes a look at infrastructure costs for next 50 years

Roads and sewer replacement major part of staff report

  • Jan 14, 2019

VicPD arrest man wanted on Canada-wide warrant

Rourke Desmanche was found Jan. 13 on Pembroke Street in Victoria

Famous Peninsula chickens adopted out in days

CRD Animal Control re-homed 101 chickens corralled on the Peninsula

Ferry to Port Angeles out of service until Feb. 6

Coho ferry receiving regularly scheduled maintenance

Doritos truck bursts into flames on Langford overpass

A delivery truck burst into flames on the Millstream overpass early Monday morning

Burst water main leaves low-income tenants evicted and homeless in Comox

Mayor: “We don’t have a mechanism to house the folks. We are trying to do the best we can.”

Starting from scratch, Pacific FC will be competing against legends

Pacific FC has a unique opportunity to build themselves from the ground up

  • Jan 14, 2019