Goldstream News Staff

Colwood residents question Vancouver lawn care service over professionalism
Colwood residents question Vancouver lawn care service over professionalism
(File photo)

Off-duty West Shore RCMP officer uses jiu-jitsu background to catch wanted man

The 39-year-old had two outstanding warrants for property crime related offences

(File photo)
Police close roads at the intersection of Goldstream Avenue and Jacklin Road after a suspicious package with wires was discovered near Ruth King Elementary in Langford the morning of Jan. 31. (Karri Rolofs/News staff)

UPDATED: Threat cleared after suspicious package found near Langford school

Students, staff safe at Ruth King Elementary School

Police close roads at the intersection of Goldstream Avenue and Jacklin Road after a suspicious package with wires was discovered near Ruth King Elementary in Langford the morning of Jan. 31. (Karri Rolofs/News staff)
Lifeguards, first responders save drowning boy at Westhills pool

Lifeguards, first responders save drowning boy at Westhills pool

Incident happened Sunday afternoon at the YMCA-YWCA

Lifeguards, first responders save drowning boy at Westhills pool
UPDATED: First Nation supporters march to Premier John Horgan’s MLA office in Langford

UPDATED: First Nation supporters march to Premier John Horgan’s MLA office in Langford

Upwards of 30 people moved across the West Shore Wednesday morning in solidarity with the Wet’suwet’en

UPDATED: First Nation supporters march to Premier John Horgan’s MLA office in Langford
Cadets from Vancouver Island compete at the Vancouver Island Zone Biathlon Competition, held at Mount Washington on Jan. 13. (Capt Morgan Arnott, Regional Cadet Support Unit Pacific photo)

Langford cadets top podium in regional biathlon competition

Provincial Biathlon Competition set for Mount Washington on Feb. 9 and 10

Cadets from Vancouver Island compete at the Vancouver Island Zone Biathlon Competition, held at Mount Washington on Jan. 13. (Capt Morgan Arnott, Regional Cadet Support Unit Pacific photo)
Doritos truck bursts into flames on Langford overpass

Doritos truck bursts into flames on Langford overpass

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

Doritos truck bursts into flames on Langford overpass
UPDATED: Pedestrian struck in fatal Colwood crash

UPDATED: Pedestrian struck in fatal Colwood crash

Serious crash on Island Highway Friday evening

UPDATED: Pedestrian struck in fatal Colwood crash
(Shalu Mehta/News staff)

UPDATE: Hiker found dead in Goldstream Park

Crews were searching for a 33-year-old Squamish woman

(Shalu Mehta/News staff)
(Twitter/BC Transportation)
(Twitter/BC Transportation)
Gary Mawer’s neighbour has half the garden he used to after heavy rains Thursday, Jan. 3. (Gary Mawer photos)

Blocked culvert, heavy rains drag down bank on Millstream Creek

Heavy rains this week combined to clog up the West Shore waterway

Gary Mawer’s neighbour has half the garden he used to after heavy rains Thursday, Jan. 3. (Gary Mawer photos)
(Twitter/LangfordFire)

UPDATE: 100-foot high rescue from tower crane in Langford

Fire crews helped with a morning rescue at construction site new Belmont Market

(Twitter/LangfordFire)
Naloxone-carrying RCMP officers save life Christmas Eve

Naloxone-carrying RCMP officers save life Christmas Eve

Police remind residents of take-home life-saving program

Naloxone-carrying RCMP officers save life Christmas Eve
Investigators seized two firearms including a stolen bolt action rifle and break action shotgun, as well as drugs and drug paraphernalia. (West Shore RCMP photo)

West Shore RCMP seize stolen gun, drugs

The search was part of a warrant in the 800-block of Cecil Blogg Drive in Colwood earlier this month

Investigators seized two firearms including a stolen bolt action rifle and break action shotgun, as well as drugs and drug paraphernalia. (West Shore RCMP photo)
Traffic on Island Highway was backed up to the Trans-Canada Highway’s Colwood exit Tuesday afternoon. According to motorists, the cause of the delay was construction and line painting near Elements Casino. (Photo submitted)

Construction causing delays on Island Highway for evening commute

Traffic is backed up past the Colwood exit on the Trans-Canada Highway

Traffic on Island Highway was backed up to the Trans-Canada Highway’s Colwood exit Tuesday afternoon. According to motorists, the cause of the delay was construction and line painting near Elements Casino. (Photo submitted)
Despite reports suggesting a marijuana dispensary is opening on the West Shore at Belmont Market, Mayor Stew Young says there has been no approval by the province. (News staff)                                Despite reports suggesting a marijuana dispensary is opening on the West Shore, Mayor Stew Young says there has been no approval by the province. (News staff)

Langford waiting on provincial approval for pot dispensary

Locations and license in B.C. government’s hands, Mayor says

Despite reports suggesting a marijuana dispensary is opening on the West Shore at Belmont Market, Mayor Stew Young says there has been no approval by the province. (News staff)                                Despite reports suggesting a marijuana dispensary is opening on the West Shore, Mayor Stew Young says there has been no approval by the province. (News staff)
Photo Gallery: Thousands come out for annual Truck Light Convoy

Photo Gallery: Thousands come out for annual Truck Light Convoy

Roughly 80 trucks were decorated and driven throughout Greater Victoria raising money for local food banks

Photo Gallery: Thousands come out for annual Truck Light Convoy
Annual Truck Light Convoy and Food Drives goes Saturday

Annual Truck Light Convoy and Food Drives goes Saturday

Don’t miss big rigs decked out in Christmas lights

Annual Truck Light Convoy and Food Drives goes Saturday
Craft fairs are a perfect place to pick up high-end, locally made gifts this holiday season. (Pexels photo)

Greater Victoria holiday craft fair roundup Nov. 30 to Dec. 3

Check off all of the items on your shopping list at the last events of the season

Craft fairs are a perfect place to pick up high-end, locally made gifts this holiday season. (Pexels photo)
Western Communities Courthouse. (Gazette file photo)

Prohibited driver apprehended while driving away from West Shore courthouse

Derek Fast was appearing in court for impaired driving and driving while prohibited

Western Communities Courthouse. (Gazette file photo)