Local News

Man pleads not guilty in 1987 slayings of Victoria couple

William Talbott of SeaTac was arraigned Tuesday in Snohomish County Superior Court

  • Jun 19th, 2018

Forced to flee: public partakes in refugee simulation

Locals go through detailed scenarios in honour of World Refugee Day

More than 150 tremors hit Vancouver Island in last 24 hours

Seismologists monitor to see if pressure will be added to major fault

Driver hospitalized after truck hits pole on Malahat

The pole prevented the red truck from travelling down a steep embankment.

Pass a pint: Great Canadian Beer Festival tickets on sale now

Over 200 brews and ciders will be featured at this year’s craft celebration

Kayaker rescued from Esquimalt Lagoon

Nearby boats rushed to help

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Regina Park tent city in Saanich here to stay?
New website connects families with regional resources
National Hiring Day
Saanich celebrates new health centre with major donation

Fundraising campaign set up for family of deceased Colwood man

Funds will go towards wife and two daughters

  • Jun 19th, 2018

CRD tightens leash on dog walkers

Five regional parks in Sooke now have new restrictions on dogs

Art Gallery of Greater Victoria expansion gets $6M boost from province

Project many years in the making, but planned for current Rockland site

Youth sailing program seeks docking facility in Sooke

Council to write letter of support to Sooke Harbour Authority

Celebrating the 120th Philippine Independence day

Local Filipino communities host first public celebration in Victoria

Labour pains: cheap help is hard to find on Vancouver Island

Big Read: high demand for workers, lack of affordable living mean imperfect storm for businesses

Sooke firefighter earns top B.C. award

Cam Norris-Jones named B.C. Fire Training Officer of the Year

Navy member pleads guilty to using personal device while on duty watch

Master Seaman Harrison Baycroft admits in court martial to using his laptop at the time

Arborists release ladybugs in bid to fight nature with nature

Ladybugs are chemical-free way to tackle aphid infestations