Local News

BC Hydro issues storm safety tips

Bulletin indicates “electrical contact incidents resulting in serious injury are on the rise.”

Boxes and boxes and boxes of books at annual Used Book Sale

Friends of GVPL Used Book Sale at Pearkes, Nov. 25 and 26

Widow of chef killed by SUV gives birth to twin boys

Khushal Rana was struck and killed by an out-of-control vehicle on Gorge Road last month

Development a risk to Garry oak woodlands: neighbour

Foul Bay Road development heads to public hearing

BC Conservatives call for ICBC reform

Leader Scott Anderson of Vernon calls ICBC ‘national embarrassment

  • Nov 21st, 2017
Uptown Noodlebox catches fire
    $2.4M invested to UVic for clean marine engergies
      Alex Anthony wins $10K during home visit
        UVic PlasmaCar Race benefits United Way

          Developers to put 25,000 cubic metres of Esquimalt fill into Cordova Bay site

          Cordova Bay’s Trio site development still awaiting redesign

          End of the Quest

          Oak Bay council unanimously denies Quest’s zoning amendment application

          Wet weather expected for much of coastal B.C.

          The Weather Network is calling for up to 200mm of rain to fall in some areas of the South Coast and Vancouver Island

          West Shore RCMP catch thieves in the act in Colwood

          Thieves were trying to steal a utility trailer from the driveway of a home

          Peninsula Panthers finally solve the Kerry Park Islanders

          Panthers score first win over Islanders in 13 games over two seasons

          B.C. groups to address child sex abuse in sports

          viaSport is organizing a full day of education in association with Canadian Centre for Child Protection and the Coaching Association of Canada.

          High winds cancel slew of BC Ferries sailings

          Travel to and from Victoria and Vancouver as well as Northern Gulf Islands affected

          Quick-thinking residents help contain fire in Colwood

          Department says fire would have been worse if not for actions of tenant and neighbour

          Broadmead hosts Holiday Shred-A-Thon this Saturday

          Great chance to safely dispose of outdated but sensitive documents

          Video suggests new McKenzie Interchange berm has already breached a mandated setback

          Video shows project sediment fence within mandated setback of Colquitz River

          B.C. needs Disability Act: Victoria council

          Council motion asks province to make B.C. barrier free

          Uptown’s Christmas Tree Light Up is Saturday night

          Uptown assembling 54-foot-tall tree for fifth annual Light Up