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City of Victoria, city manager part ways after council decision

Highly touted Johnson ‘completed mandate,’ mayor says, veteran staffer takes over as acting manager

UPDATE: One in custody after punched man badly injured in Victoria’s downtown

20-year-old man said to have been struck after asking for a cigarette

Rector leaves Saanich church after 22 years

John Steele has now baptized the children of children he baptized

Hero Work digs into another ‘radical renovation’ for Victoria’s Anawim House

Non-profit day house assisting city’s homeless residents will get a new art space and counselling rooms

Victoria moves to regulate short term rentals

Low vacancy rates find slow relief as city cracks down on short term rentals

Woman sexually assaulted in Victoria’s Stadacona Park

Police are looking for witnesses who may have been in the area Thursday evening

Greater Victoria rallies behind 3-year-old boy battling brain cancer
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Fail Safe House Lifting


    $500,000 donation to new PCS Yakimovich Centre


      McKenzie Avenue down to one lane for three nights


        Vancouver Island mayor looking to bring Amazon headquarters to B.C.

        A second headquarters could bring up to 50,000 jobs and billions of dollars to local economy

        Victoria International Wine Festival the toast of the town

        Weekend includes samplings and seminars with wines from across the globe

        West Shore RCMP recovers stolen war medals and jewellery

        Police also asking residents to be on the lookout for vacuum lift

        • Sep 22nd, 2017

        Public input needed on Cadboro Bay Road bike lane plan

        Oak Bay hopes to have construction complete by fall 2018

        West Shore RCMP catch driver pumping breast milk

        RCMP cracking down on any form of distracted driving during September

        Renoviction shot down: Tenant wins right to stay in otherwise empty building

        Residential Tenancy Branch rules in favour of Saanich tenant, who fought eviction

        Spend some time in a firefighter’s boots

        Metchosin fire department looking for new recruits

        UPDATE: Nanaimo senior in critical condition after being struck by own car

        A 73-year-old woman was transported to hospital in Victoria

        MURDER TRIAL: Victoria woman had a mental disorder when she killed daughter: psychiatrist

        Kaela Mehl may have killed Charlotte in an attempt to protect her, doctor testifies

        Langford’s only pot shop ordered to close permanently

        Green Tree Medical Dispensary ordered to pay $1,200 in fines, $5,000 in legal costs to the City.

        New motorcycle club riding in Langford

        Savages take over Devil’s Army clubhouse on Spencer Road

        Famous elk back with new headgear on Vancouver Island

        He’s sporting a tarp, an innertube, and windchimes now but he’s the same frisky fellow from last year.

        Developer donates land for Sooke park

        ‘It’s a very uncommon situation to be dedicating park back to a municipality’