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Hollie Ferguson

Hollie Ferguson

Hollie moved to Victoria from Virginia in September 2022 with her partner Zachary and their two pups, Theodore and Bibi. After graduating from the University of Alabama with a bachelor's degree in journalism, she earned her master's degree at James Madison University in strategic communication. Her main passions are community journalism, risk management, chocolate and sleeping. She loves to write stories that focus on human rights, wellness, politics and the arts. In her free time, you can find her curled up with her dogs, at happy hour, trivia or karaoke or hiking up to a climbing wall.
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Recent Work by Hollie

Rookie minor tournament connects Greater Victoria youth with players from 1953

Rookie minor tournament connects Greater Victoria youth with players from 1953

Players from the inaugural season to award the winners of the tournament with medals
Saanich adds another level of protection for renters facing renoviction, redevelopment

Saanich adds another level of protection for renters facing renoviction, redevelopment

More than 80 per cent of Saanich’s purpose-built rental units constructed prior to 1990
Victoria Cannabis Buyers Club files lawsuit, injunction against province

Victoria Cannabis Buyers Club files lawsuit, injunction against province

VCBC has been raided three times, faces $6.5M in fines
VIDEO: Victoria ‘stop the sweeps’ rally calls on city to stop seizing personal belongings

VIDEO: Victoria ‘stop the sweeps’ rally calls on city to stop seizing personal belongings

Members of the unhoused community and aid organizations gathered at city hall, calling for change
4/20: Cannabis activists smoke outside B.C. legislature to push for legalization changes

4/20: Cannabis activists smoke outside B.C. legislature to push for legalization changes

Victoria Cannabis Buyers Club has repeatedly defied laws it says don’t properly serve medical users
Victoria-Beacon Hill MLA Grace Lore backs bill prioritizing pedestrian safety

Victoria-Beacon Hill MLA Grace Lore backs bill prioritizing pedestrian safety

The bill would implement changes to the Motor Vehicle Act to mandate passing and following distances
Saanich man launches app to track BC Ferries in real-time

Saanich man launches app to track BC Ferries in real-time

Samuel Pratt made the location app as a companion to his BC Ferry Times app, which tracks schedules
Couple camps at B.C. legislature to protest apprehension of newborn at Victoria hospital

Couple camps at B.C. legislature to protest apprehension of newborn at Victoria hospital

Philip and Sonja Hathaway say their rights and the rights of their new daughter have been violated
Recovery for youth who use drugs looks different - here’s how one program in Victoria does it

Recovery for youth who use drugs looks different - here’s how one program in Victoria does it

Threshold Housing Society’s youth recovery program in Victoria is helping young people who use drugs
‘She touched a lot of lives’: Memorial run for West Shore RCMP officer killed in the line of duty

‘She touched a lot of lives’: Memorial run for West Shore RCMP officer killed in the line of duty

Event to remember Sarah Beckett will raise money for charity