Goldstream News Staff

Motorists are reporting a rollover crash is affecting northbound traffic on the Malahat section of the Trans Canada Highway Thursday (Nov. 10). The traffic camera operated by Drive BC shows a build up of traffic in the northbound lane of the highway near the Malahat Summit. (Courtesy Drive BC)
Motorists are reporting a rollover crash is affecting northbound traffic on the Malahat section of the Trans Canada Highway Thursday (Nov. 10). The traffic camera operated by Drive BC shows a build up of traffic in the northbound lane of the highway near the Malahat Summit. (Courtesy Drive BC)
Emcon Services Inc. is reminding motorists to slow down and move over as crews work to repair delineators on the Trans-Canada Highway on Thursday (Nov. 10). (Courtesy Emcon Services/Twitter)

Slow down and move over, Emcon reminding motorists to keep crews safe

Crews are working on the West Shore along the Trans-Canada Highway repairing delineators

Emcon Services Inc. is reminding motorists to slow down and move over as crews work to repair delineators on the Trans-Canada Highway on Thursday (Nov. 10). (Courtesy Emcon Services/Twitter)
West Coast Animal Veterinary Emergency Specialty Hospital (WAVES) has announced it has partially reopened its ER after being forced to close it in September due to staffing issues. (Black Press Media file photo)

Langford vet clinic reopens ER for urgent care

WAVES closed its ER in September to preserve the mental health of staff

West Coast Animal Veterinary Emergency Specialty Hospital (WAVES) has announced it has partially reopened its ER after being forced to close it in September due to staffing issues. (Black Press Media file photo)
The West Shore RCMP is seeking help from the public in identifying this suspect. (Courtesy West Shore RCMP)

West Shore RCMP investigating after two vehicles struck with bike chain in View Royal

No one was injured in the incident, but the vehicles were damaged

The West Shore RCMP is seeking help from the public in identifying this suspect. (Courtesy West Shore RCMP)
Police say the driver of this Dodge Challenger and his passenger were lucky to only sustain minor injuries after crashing into a rock wall in Langford. (Courtesy of West Shore RCMP)

Drunk driver, passenger lucky to walk away after Langford crash, police say

Driver was issued a 90-day driving prohibition and his vehicle was impounded for 30 days

Police say the driver of this Dodge Challenger and his passenger were lucky to only sustain minor injuries after crashing into a rock wall in Langford. (Courtesy of West Shore RCMP)
Some of the plants delivered last year to frontline workers at Victoria General Hospital as part of the Victoria General Hospital Auxiliary’s poinsettias for patients annual campaign. (Courtesy of Val Smith)
Some of the plants delivered last year to frontline workers at Victoria General Hospital as part of the Victoria General Hospital Auxiliary’s poinsettias for patients annual campaign. (Courtesy of Val Smith)
Makenna Rielly, executive director of the Victoria Women’s Transition House Society, speaks at an announcement for 50 new safe housing units on the West Shore for women and children fleeing violence. (Victoria Women’s Transition House Society)

50 units of safe housing coming to the West Shore for women, children fleeing violence

The project will be operated by the Victoria Women’s Transition House Society

Makenna Rielly, executive director of the Victoria Women’s Transition House Society, speaks at an announcement for 50 new safe housing units on the West Shore for women and children fleeing violence. (Victoria Women’s Transition House Society)
West Shore RCMP is asking the public to immediately report crimes involving youth after seeing a spike in cases during the past month. (Black Press Media file photo)

Two teens report man donning ski mask, pulling knife at View Royal bus stop

Incidents involving youth violence on the rise on the West Shore

West Shore RCMP is asking the public to immediately report crimes involving youth after seeing a spike in cases during the past month. (Black Press Media file photo)
From left, Shawn Carby, a volunteer with GlobalMedic, with former Langford fire chief Bob Beckett and former Langford mayor Stew Young. (Black Press Media file photo)

Langford volunteers hosting Ukraine fundraiser gala

The Nov. 12 event will support humanitarian work by GlobalMedic

From left, Shawn Carby, a volunteer with GlobalMedic, with former Langford fire chief Bob Beckett and former Langford mayor Stew Young. (Black Press Media file photo)
West Shore RCMP seeks more suspects and witnesses to a stabbing and assault reported Oct. 28 on the Galloping Goose. (Black Press Media file photo)

West Shore RCMP arrests 2 teens after Langford youth gathering turns violent

1 teen beaten, another stabbed in Galloping Goose incident

West Shore RCMP seeks more suspects and witnesses to a stabbing and assault reported Oct. 28 on the Galloping Goose. (Black Press Media file photo)
The Town of View Royal is inviting active transportation users to a series of bike tours through the town to provide feedback as work continues on the first-ever Active Transportation Network Plan. (Black Press Media file photo)

View Royal hosting bike tours to guide active transportation plan

Three tours on Nov. 5 and 6 will allow cyclists to provide feedback on infrastructure

The Town of View Royal is inviting active transportation users to a series of bike tours through the town to provide feedback as work continues on the first-ever Active Transportation Network Plan. (Black Press Media file photo)
The Department of National Defence is conducting administrative destruction at Rocky Point on Nov. 2. (Google Maps)

Administrative destruction planned at Rocky Point range in Metchosin

Residents warned to expect more noise on Nov.2

The Department of National Defence is conducting administrative destruction at Rocky Point on Nov. 2. (Google Maps)
A power outage is affecting BC Hydro customers in the Millstream Road area on Oct. 31. (Courtesy of BC Hydro)

UPDATE: Millstream Road reopens after crash takes out West Shore power

Treanor Avenue to Bear Mountain Parkway was closed for several hours

A power outage is affecting BC Hydro customers in the Millstream Road area on Oct. 31. (Courtesy of BC Hydro)
FILE - A resident walks through a flooded gutter on a street in Claresholm, Alta., Wednesday, June 18, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh

Rainfall statements issued for much of Vancouver Island

Heavy rain in Port Renfrew, lighter elsewhere, set to ease by Sunday evening

FILE - A resident walks through a flooded gutter on a street in Claresholm, Alta., Wednesday, June 18, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
West Shore RCMP is warning residents of a recent armed robbery report involving a victim who was responding to an online ad for used gaming systems. (Black Press Media file photo)

Langford armed robbery third report linked to online ads for PS5

Police looking for a Caucasian man in his 20s, 5’8” with a slim build

West Shore RCMP is warning residents of a recent armed robbery report involving a victim who was responding to an online ad for used gaming systems. (Black Press Media file photo)
Langford is hosting its first-ever Fall Food Truck Festival this weekend at the Langford Station Arts and Culture District. (Black Press Media file photo)

Food trucks take over Langford this weekend

The first-ever fall food truck fest will be at Langford Station Arts and Culture District

Langford is hosting its first-ever Fall Food Truck Festival this weekend at the Langford Station Arts and Culture District. (Black Press Media file photo)
The Langford Fire Rescue team held Halloween drive-thru events the past two years due to COVID. (Black Press Media file photo)

West Shore fire departments hosting Halloween events

Events will feature free hot dogs and candy, but no fireworks or bonfires

The Langford Fire Rescue team held Halloween drive-thru events the past two years due to COVID. (Black Press Media file photo)
The new crosswalk on Happy Valley Road near Glen Forest Way connects two portions of the Galloping Goose. (Courtesy of Island Health)

Province adds crosswalk at dangerous Galloping Goose crossing in Metchosin

The crosswalk is where the trail crosses Happy Valley Road near Glen Forest Way

The new crosswalk on Happy Valley Road near Glen Forest Way connects two portions of the Galloping Goose. (Courtesy of Island Health)
A truck crash on the Trans-Canada Highway caused delays in Langford. (Bailey Moreton/News Staff)

UPDATE: Highway 1 reopens after Langford crash

Crash involving truck and trailer loaded with gravel

A truck crash on the Trans-Canada Highway caused delays in Langford. (Bailey Moreton/News Staff)
Royal Bay and the City of Colwood are putting on a Monster Mash Oct. 29 at Meadow Park Green. (David Menidrey/Unsplash)
Royal Bay and the City of Colwood are putting on a Monster Mash Oct. 29 at Meadow Park Green. (David Menidrey/Unsplash)
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