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Racist slur cleaned off memorial at Qualicum First Nation graveyard

Site was hit by vandals on Friday; many immediately offered support and assistance

Victoria’s Wild ARC facility welcomes new roof thanks to a rush of donations

The animal rehabilitation centre was in desperate need of repairs after 21 years

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NDP leader Jagmeet Singh meets with Langford high school students
B.C. Hockey visits David Cameron Elementary School in Langford
Goldstream Salmon Run
Chum salmon make their way through the Goldstream River

Victoria’s vacancy rate predicted to rise above one per cent

Rental rates will continue to rise, despite more availability

Johnson Street Bridge reopened after water main break

VicPD ask drivers to use alternate route on Nov. 12

Former Team Canada athlete pens open letter to City of Victoria about Crystal Pool

Karmen McNamara says an extended closure of the recreation facility would be ‘devastating’

Federal NDP leader Jagmeet Singh coming to Langford

MP MacGregor hosting open house at Belmont Secondary

  • Nov 12, 2018

UVic military historian sees paralles between eve of First World War and today

David Zimmerman says period leading up to centennial has heightened interest

Victoria honours Remembrance Day at legislature, Afghanistan memorial

Organizer planned new ceremony at Quadra and Courtney after noting people came to pay respects at site last year

WATCH: Hundreds gather in Sidney streets for Remembrance Day ceremony

Parade of Veterans led to cenotaph outside Town Hall for moment of silence, wreath laying

Remembering friends who were lost

Walter Carter was part of the Royal Air Force from 1942 to 1944

One day of remembering not enough for Colwood veteran

Gene Sheplawy served in the Royal Canadian Navy for 30 years

Oak Bay veteran sent to over 60 countries during his career

The advocate for veterans’ issues says growing awareness around PTSD has had a positive impact

  • Nov 10, 2018

Rapid transit on its way to the West Shore

B.C. Transit is meeting with municipalities to continue transit planning

CFB Esquimalt nurse selected for national Remembrance Day program

Navy Lt. Derek Carter will be part of the Remembrance Day Sentry Program in Ottawa

Mustard Seed celebrates ribbon-cutting on re-envisioned food bank

Market-style expected to lessen stigma, reduce food waste, be more environmentally friendly

Colwood’s new mayor sees opportunity to grow

Mayor Rob Martin says improving infrastructure is on his to-do list

West Shore RCMP issue Remembrance Day traffic advisory

Police are encouraging pedestrian traffic as parking will be limited