Local News

Sooke School District issues reminder about public safety after student approached

SD62 student was confronted by an unknown man while on a school field trip Tuesday

Central Saanich hires two new staff

Central Saanich has announced two new directors.

Former camper claims sexual abuse at Cowichan River Bible Camp

Surrey pastor accused of sexual assault is former board member of Vancouver Island camp

WATCH: Victoria No. 2 among non-U.S. small cities in Conde Nast readers poll

International travel magazine will feature top 20 list in November issue

Power restored to 7,000 hydro customers in Greater Victoria

Last night’s wind and rain storm have left thousands without power Tuesday morning.

Victoria to hear from public on plastic bag ban this Wednesday

Public invited to open house, town hall event at city hall Oct. 18

  • Oct 17th, 2017
Victoria's Ultimate Hobby and Toy Fair


    Ian Fleetwood on female hockey in Saanich


      Water main break floods at least one home in Broadmead area


        BC Orienteering Championship


          City seeking input on Cecelia Ravine Park renewal

          Bigger playground, public washrooms considered

          From paper-dress-girl to author, blogger and social activist

          Saanich ‘PopActivist’ pens new book: Can Your Smartphone Change the World?

          Social housing moving next door to elementary school

          Cool Aid’s Mount Edwards Court will house adults 55 plus

          $2.18 million for Heffley bridge

          $500,000 more than originally estimated

          • Oct 17th, 2017

          VicPD confirm multiple vehicles were broken into on Sunday

          Truck hit in Fisgard Street city parkade among those targeted by thieves

          Wind warning in effect for Greater Victoria

          Hold on to your hats, high winds and heavy rain is forecast for the region.

          Downtown Victoria skateboard/car collision sends rider to hospital

          VicPD urges caution for pedestrians and vehicles at crosswalks

          Sidney to put its fire hall up for sale this year

          Current fire hall, parking lot, to be sold to help pay costs of new, $14 million building

          Peninsula Panthers prepare for the Bucs on Friday

          North Saanich Junior B hockey team hopes to avenge early-season loss to Nanaimo

          Video: Another older home leaves Oak Bay

          A house from Hamiota Street in Oak Bay is being barged to Campbell River today

          Oak Bay council meeting at a glance

          Council preview for Oct 16: Bike lanes, Quarterly Financial Report, and music in the park.

          Kimberley man pays it back to home town

          Mike Gould donates $7.5 million to Kimberley Dynamiters and Kimberley Minor Hockey.

          Rainfall warning in effect for much of Vancouver Island

          Expect heavy rains this week with up to 100mm falling in some areas of the north and western coasts.

          Bike thefts continue at Oak Bay High

          Three more locked bicycles swiped from Cadboro Bay Road school

          • Oct 16th, 2017