Ragnar Haagen

(Facebook/BC Wildfire Service)

Wildfire season transitions from response to recovery

There are still 168 fires burning throughout the province, costing the BC Wildfire Service nearly $500 million since April 1.

(Facebook/BC Wildfire Service)
Victoria now part of ‘millionaires club’

Victoria now part of ‘millionaires club’

The provincial capital joins Vancouver as one of only four cities in Canada with average net worth over $1 million.

Victoria now part of ‘millionaires club’
Largest wildfire in province’s history continues to grow

Largest wildfire in province’s history continues to grow

BC Wildfire officials hope for rain, but conditions remain hot and dry throughout the province.

Largest wildfire in province’s history continues to grow
(Parvez Kumar)

Wildfire smoke leads to weather alert on Vancouver Island

Environment Canada says these smoky conditions could remain until Wednesday.

(Parvez Kumar)
(Parvez Kumar)

Wildfire smoke leads to weather alert on Vancouver Island

Environment Canada says these smoky conditions could remain until Wednesday.

(Parvez Kumar)
(Facebook/BC Wildfire Service)

Hot and dry long weekend concerns BC Wildfire crews

Temperatures are forecasted to be unseasonably warm this weekend with highs into the 30’s for many areas.

(Facebook/BC Wildfire Service)
WATCH: Drunk passenger assaults BC Transit workers in Victoria

WATCH: Drunk passenger assaults BC Transit workers in Victoria

An unruly passenger was taken into custody by police after assaulting a bus driver Friday morning near Uptown Shopping Centre.

WATCH: Drunk passenger assaults BC Transit workers in Victoria
(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Last chance for summer sizzle?

Environment Canada has issued a special weather alert as temps are expected to reach 30 degrees this weekend.

(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
(Pixabay)

Campers urged to stay out of back country this long weekend

While no ban is in place, patrols will be stepped up as officials expect hot and dry conditions to continue.

(Pixabay)
VicPD fentanyl series: Intelligence-led approach

VicPD fentanyl series: Intelligence-led approach

Intelligence is the key to success in fight against fentanyl. Police take viewers inside the briefing on a local dealer.

VicPD fentanyl series: Intelligence-led approach
Show your community spirit in Sidney and Saanich

Show your community spirit in Sidney and Saanich

These license plate holders are being given away free at the Sidney Visitor Centre.

Show your community spirit in Sidney and Saanich
Police believe there are more victims of Harry Charles Sadd. The 70-year-old Victoria resident currently faces two dozen charges of indecent or sexual assault against young boys. So far 12 victims have come forward. (RCMP handout)

Police believe there are more sex assault victims in Kootenays

Harry Charles Sadd of Victoria currently faces 23 counts of indecent assault and one count of sexual assault against young boys.

Police believe there are more victims of Harry Charles Sadd. The 70-year-old Victoria resident currently faces two dozen charges of indecent or sexual assault against young boys. So far 12 victims have come forward. (RCMP handout)
VicPD fentanyl series: Focus on a killer

VicPD fentanyl series: Focus on a killer

The first episode in VicPD’s web video series on fentanyl details the task at hand after 900 people died last year in BC.

VicPD fentanyl series: Focus on a killer
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Actor Josh Brolin takes a break in Victoria bookstore

The Academy Award nominated actor is believed to be on Vancouver Island shooting scenes for the Deadpool sequel starring Ryan Reynolds.

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(Instagram/barbrastreisand)

Actor Josh Brolin takes a break in Victoria bookstore

The Academy Award nominated actor is believed to be on Vancouver Island shooting scenes for the Deadpool sequel starring Ryan Reynolds.

(Instagram/barbrastreisand)
This photo shows some of the hundreds of personnel who have come from around the world to fight the Elephant Hill wildfire. (Facebook/BC Wildfire Service)

2017 wildfire season will go down as “unprecedented”

Kevin Skrepnek says this wildfire season will go down in history, both for its volatility and the resilience of British Columbians.

This photo shows some of the hundreds of personnel who have come from around the world to fight the Elephant Hill wildfire. (Facebook/BC Wildfire Service)
Victoria Police unveil fentanyl video series

Victoria Police unveil fentanyl video series

The seven episode online series takes viewers behind the scenes as cops chase a drug dealer through Quadra Village.

Victoria Police unveil fentanyl video series
30 new fires in BC since yesterday

30 new fires in BC since yesterday

Thursday was one of the busiest days in recent weeks for wildfire officials and first responders on the ground.

30 new fires in BC since yesterday
Police rope off the crime scene at SJ Willis Educational Centre south of Topaz Park Tuesday afternoon. Lauren Boothby/VICTORIA NEWS

Unanswered questions around sudden death in Victoria

Police yet to release name of deceased person, cause of death under investigation

Police rope off the crime scene at SJ Willis Educational Centre south of Topaz Park Tuesday afternoon. Lauren Boothby/VICTORIA NEWS
(YachtCharterFleet)

Massive superyacht sailing through B.C. waters

The 72.5 metre pleasure craft can sleep up to 12 people and can be rented for just over $1.1 million per week.

(YachtCharterFleet)