Victoria News Staff

Old Hillcrest Chinese Cemetery receives financial support from Island business leader

The 74-year-old cemetery is a Provincial Historic Site and contains 127 Chinese Canadians

Greater Victoria gas up to 144.9 cents a litre at some stations

Prices still below last year’s average for this time

Victoria building suffers $250,000 smoke, water damage

Damage is estimated at $250,000

Travel advisories lifted for Vancouver Island: Drive BC

Police warning motorists to be cautious when driving in slushy conditions

Two arrested in Victoria drug investigation

Noxious odour led police to suspects

Police seek help locating pair known to be in Victoria in December

Pair thought to be travelling West Coast

Future of chocolate could be grim, says Victoria-based expert

UVic geographer looks to raise awareness about sustainability of chocolate

Alberta not pleased with Victoria’s proposed lawsuit against oil/gas

Premier Rachel Notley says the “hypocrisy of this proposed lawsuit is astounding”

Alberta not pleased with Victoria’s proposed lawsuit against oil/gas

Premier Rachel Notley says the “hypocrisy of this proposed lawsuit is astounding”

Heavy rain causes wasterwater overflow at Victoria beaches

Public notices being posted at beaches in Oak Bay and Saanich

Parole granted for drunk driver who killed B.C. RCMP officer

Kenneth Jacob Fenton will be able to attend alcohol abuse treatment, nearly three years after crash that killed Const. Sarah Beckett

Victoria police seek witnesses after assault reported by man in wheelchair

Cops hope to speak with witnesses near Yates and Douglas on Jan. 13 between 1:45 and 3:15 p.m.

B.C. police arrest man wanted on Canada-wide warrant

Rourke Desmanche was found Jan. 13 on Pembroke Street in Victoria

Where’s Waldo? Explore this super high-resolution photo of Shanghai

Chinese company creates 360-degree panoramic photos that you can zoom in for kilometres

Victoria mixed on potential locations of Malahat emergency route

Province says they’ll explore all options from Sooke to Duncan

Study finds human impact played major role in 2017 wildfire season

1.2 million hectares burned in 2017 set a record, only to be surpassed in 2018

Hundreds rally in Victoria for Wet’suwet’en pipeline protesters

RCMP arrested 14 people on Jan. 7 in northern B.C.

Snowfall warning for parts of Vancouver Island

Up to 20 cm possible for inland areas of the Island

BC Tech Summit to revolutionize business models

Host, Innovate BC: “Tech impacts all industries everywhere.”

Free admission returns to Royal BC Museum

Admission by donation supports ongoing programs, exhibits