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(Facebook/Ciara Early Childhood Centre)

Esquimalt childcare centre investigated for ‘Fight Club’

Island Health has launched an investigation into Ciara Early Childhood Centre after video showed children fighting while supervisors watch.

(Facebook/Ciara Early Childhood Centre)
(All photos by Concierge Auctions)

Multi-million dollar home up for auction on Salt Spring Island

It offers panoramic views of the ocean and will be available to bidders with no reserve limit on Aug. 15

(All photos by Concierge Auctions)
(Pixabay)

Teamwork by police lead to arrests, gun seizure

Greater Victoria police agencies worked together to arrest three men and recover a gun, ammunition and a bulletproof vest.

(Pixabay)
Motorcyclist killed in collision with SUV

Motorcyclist killed in collision with SUV

Driver succumbed to injuries early Thursday morning in West Shore accident.

Motorcyclist killed in collision with SUV
WATCH: Walk-off grand slam seals win for Beacon Hill

WATCH: Walk-off grand slam seals win for Beacon Hill

The host team now holds a 2-2 record in the BC Little League Provincial Championships in Victoria.

WATCH: Walk-off grand slam seals win for Beacon Hill
(BC Wildfire Service)

Weather forecast concerns wildfire officials

Conditions expected to remain hot and dry through weekend with strong chance of more lightning.

(BC Wildfire Service)
A view of the control tower, the Victoria Flying Club and aircraft at the Victoria International Airport. (Don Denton/Black Press)

Victoria airport named one of world’s most loved

CNN travel has included YYJ on its list of top 10 airports due to efficiency and ease of use.

A view of the control tower, the Victoria Flying Club and aircraft at the Victoria International Airport. (Don Denton/Black Press)
NDP leader John Horgan is surrounded by 40 elected members at they took their oaths of office as MLAs June 7. (Tom Fletcher/Black Press)

John Horgan to meet with Prime Minister Trudeau in Ottawa

He will be discussing BC wildfires, softwood lumber and the ongoing opioid crisis with officials.

NDP leader John Horgan is surrounded by 40 elected members at they took their oaths of office as MLAs June 7. (Tom Fletcher/Black Press)
The Columbia Unit Crew returns to the Charlie Division staging area for their next assignment while battling the wildfire near Cache Creek. (Photo by Ryan Gow, BC Wildfire Service)

Wildfire evacuation numbers beginning to decline

More people allowed back into their homes, but threat to leave remains high and depends on weather.

The Columbia Unit Crew returns to the Charlie Division staging area for their next assignment while battling the wildfire near Cache Creek. (Photo by Ryan Gow, BC Wildfire Service)
(Victoria Police)

Update: Motorcycle used in armed robbery found by police

Victoria Police say two men robbed a downtown jewelry store and escaped on a black motorcycle.

(Victoria Police)
John Horgan enters the Government House ballroom. Horgan was sworn in as B.C.’s new premier and the new cabinet positions were announced at Government House in Victoria. (Arnold Lim/Black Press)

Premier John Horgan, NDP cabinet get down to work

NDP’s 22-member cabinet includes minister of mental health

John Horgan enters the Government House ballroom. Horgan was sworn in as B.C.’s new premier and the new cabinet positions were announced at Government House in Victoria. (Arnold Lim/Black Press)
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Duncan man gets arrested twice in same day

Officers locked him up for public intoxication, then for tagging building across from Saanich PD.

(PIXABAY)
BC Ferries makes stop to help stranded boaters

BC Ferries makes stop to help stranded boaters

This was one of five marine incidents they responded to between July 14-16.

BC Ferries makes stop to help stranded boaters
NDP leader John Horgan the night of B.C.’s provincial election. (Ashley Wadhwani/Black Press)

Greater Victoria mayors ready for next four years

Local officials address their top priorities as John Horgan set to be sworn in as new premier.

NDP leader John Horgan the night of B.C.’s provincial election. (Ashley Wadhwani/Black Press)
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Feast of Fields coming back to Greater Victoria

The 20th annual event takes place Aug. 27 at Ravenhill Farm on the Saanich Peninsula.

(Instagram/feastoffields)
Caitlyn Ashley says her cat Dutchess was stolen early Sunday morning and dropped off in Surrey. But thanks to a local Facebook group, she’ll soon be reunited with her pet. (Facebook)

Stolen cat returned by kindness of strangers

Langford woman says cops found her cat in Surrey; it’s being returned with help from local Facebook group.

Caitlyn Ashley says her cat Dutchess was stolen early Sunday morning and dropped off in Surrey. But thanks to a local Facebook group, she’ll soon be reunited with her pet. (Facebook)
Caitlyn Ashley says her cat Dutchess was stolen early Sunday morning and dropped off in Surrey. But thanks to a local Facebook group, she’ll soon be reunited with her pet. (Facebook)

Stolen cat returned by kindness of strangers

Langford woman says cops found her cat in Surrey; it’s being returned with help from local Facebook group.

Caitlyn Ashley says her cat Dutchess was stolen early Sunday morning and dropped off in Surrey. But thanks to a local Facebook group, she’ll soon be reunited with her pet. (Facebook)
(Facebook/Victoria Military Music Festival)

RCMP Musical Ride to make stops in Victoria

They will be performing August 26 and 27 at Topaz Park and on the grounds of Royal Roads University.

(Facebook/Victoria Military Music Festival)
Victoria police release sketch in child luring

Victoria police release sketch in child luring

Police believe the man may regularly play basketball in the area.

Victoria police release sketch in child luring
Island Farms milk gets new safety seal

Island Farms milk gets new safety seal

A large product recall at the Victoria facility has led to more stringent safety measures.

Island Farms milk gets new safety seal