Local News

Amalgamation advocate predicts citizens assembly in place by late spring

Shellie Gudgson promises Amalgamation Yes won’t participate in assembly

VicPD honours seven citizens for their courage and dedication

Civic Service Awards presented at ceremony in Hall of Honour

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New 62-condo building underway at 1588 North Dairy
Help Fill A Dream sends another Victoria family to Disneyland
Saanich Police impound cars of impaired, unlicensed drivers during holiday road block
New southbound bus priority turning lane ready from Carey to Douglas

Second fatal crash occurs in Alberni Valley

Traffic on Highway 4 is being re-routed as investigators are en route

  • Jan 15, 2019

‘It’s just hair:’ Central Saanich woman chops her locks for Wigs for Kids

Wigs for Kids BC will receive two 12-inch braids from Brentwood Bay resident Liza Glynn

Stolen Macs already replaced, no arrests in UVic break in

Several rooms entered using keys thieves obtained once inside the building

  • Jan 15, 2019

New orca calf in Salish Sea ‘healthy and active’

Birth cause for celebration but things still dire genetically, expert says

Busted water main floods Esquimalt home

Construction crew struck main during CRD wastewater facility construction

Saanich Police nab drunk driver who passed out at two red lights, kept driving

Hot rod motorcyclist, excessive speeding part of busy start to 2019 for Saanich Police traffic

Victoria Natural History Society asks district to keep cats under control

Society mailed letter to 13 municipalities about cat licensing

VIDEO: Excessive speed on the Malahat captured by dash cam footage

Poster calls driving ‘dangerous, obnoxious and disrespectful’

Do pedestrians know how to cross an intersection?

Provincial signs detail when people can and can’t enter an intersection on foot

New year, new displays at Butchart Gardens

Indoor garden and historical exhibit runs Jan. 15 until March 17

Forty per cent of online purchases made on cell phone in 2018

In 2014, mobile devices accounted for 12 per cent of online purchases

Seniors deferring property taxes up 55 per cent in four years: report

Program allows people over the age of 55 to defer payment of municipal property taxes

  • Jan 15, 2019

Trial underway in 2016 Nanaimo drive-by shooting

Trial of Armaan Singh Chandi underway after co-accused Inderpal Aujla, pleads guilty,

Games of Thrones whisky coming to Victoria

Fort Street liquor store one of four B.C. locations to carry full collection

Fifteen88 condos bring density to Shelbourne corridor

North Dairy development coming across from Hillside mall

Colwood takes a look at infrastructure costs for next 50 years

Roads and sewer replacement major part of staff report

  • Jan 14, 2019