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Saanich officer suspended for counselling alleged sexual assault victim not to report

Misconduct allegations of Saanich police force detailed in OPCC report

Mainly sunny skies ahead for Wednesday

Plus a look ahead at the weekend’s forecast

Saanich Braves Pink In The Rink raises more than $22,000 for end-of-life care

Braves have raised $91, 318 for the Victoria Hospice since 2015

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Howard the Gnome comes home to Galey Farms
Pacific Cat Clinic overrun by rescue kittens waiting to be adopted
BC SPCA Paws for a Cause
Vinegaroons at the Victoria Bug Zoo

Saanich police arrest man who spat on, pulled knife on man who refused to give him a cigarette

Police recommend the 18-year-old be charged for assault with a weapon

Saanich Gulf-Islands’s Elizabeth May coy about leadership plans

The federal Green party leader talks possibility of running as MP without being leader

Garden suites coming soon to Saanich

Work is underway to legalize purpose-built detached garden suite rentals

  • Oct 22, 2019

Open house for Royal Beach tonight

The third open house to gather public input on Royal Beach takes…

  • Oct 22, 2019

West Shore RCMP catches driver going 50 kilometres over speed limit

Driver caught on Veterans Memorial Parkway between Sooke and Kelly Roads

VicPD officer used siren, emergency lights to get kids to school: OPCC report

Annual misconduct report includes VicPD former chief Frank Elsner and other officers

UPDATED: View Royal structure fire leaves Four Mile House Restaurant with ‘extensive damage’

No injuries reported, cause of fire still under investigation

Judge deems enough evidence to prove no consent in Victoria sexual assault

Security camera footage, two witnesses to 2016 incident presented during trial

Colquitz River salmon draw school kids and passerbys alike

Seventy salmon counted passing through the fish fence since September

VicPD return Victoria fugitive from France for attempted murder trial

Sebastien Normandin, 49, charged with attempts to hit former girlfriend with car

Island Health reminds parents to make sure children are up to date with chickenpox vaccine

Symptoms include fever, aches, tiredness, headache, loss of appetite and red spots on the body

Fall Bike to Work Week rolls back into Victoria

For the 25th year, Bike to Work Week encourages people to swap automobiles for bikes

  • Oct 22, 2019

BC Ferries to switch-out Salt Spring route vessel for maintenance

Several vessels will be moved around to accommodate the upgrades

Blue box day is changing for some West Shore residents, says CRD

Metchosin, East Sooke, and parts of Langford and Colwood are affected

Esquimalt to discuss feedback to waterfront park designs

The Township is one step closer to making final decisions for a $7 million investment

Regional election results in Greater Victoria retain the status quo

NDP retains three out of four seats in Greater Victoria