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One year after tragedy, Tonya Kilmer reflects on her life with Ben

On the anniversary of heartbreaking search that galvanized the Island, wife reflects on late husband

Counselling addresses the trauma that can lead to crime

Men’s Trauma Centre in Victoria offers 15 free one-hour sessions

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Montreal police seek victims of man arrested in Victoria

Man arrested on charges of trafficking and procurement persons under 18

Island MP pushes grace period for seniors late with taxes

Simple solution to important issue: North Island-Powell River MP

Father’s anguish remains three years after son’s murder in Chemainus

Derek Descoteau remembered as a young man with such a great future ahead

Man guilty of 2016 Nanaimo drive-by shooting attempt sentenced to nine years

Armaan Singh Chandi guilty of use of prohibited firearm with intention of committing murder

Victoria city staff tasked to determine work involved to phase out horse-drawn carriages

The motion set to be debated in September during strategic planning

Victoria Pride Society questions police presence in upcoming Victoria Pride Parade

A questionnaire and several consultations are set up over the next two months

Beach warning issued for Maple Bay

Swimming and wading not recommended: North Cowichan and Island Health say

Cat recovering in Comox after leg amputation

Spooky needed emergency surgery after being hit by a car

  • May 16, 2019

Temporary cameras deployed for Victoria Day parade

Cameras go up in the next two days, ahead of Monday’s parade in Victoria

Saanich considering public benefits test into church tax exemptions

Saanich is becoming ‘increasingly diverse and irreligious community,’ says secular organization

Greater Victoria youth rally around no-user-fee transit idea

New generation of student leaders emerging, sustainability top of their agenda

Saanich cites climate change emergency, denies additional signage for gas stations

Requested variance would have added signage to four Esso stations

McLean Mill Historic Site needs further testing

City of Port Alberni to consult with Medical Health Officer over site’s safety

British Columbia second among Canadian provinces when it comes to spending money on booze

Only residents of Newfoundland and Labrador ($1,056) spent more than British Columbians ($864)

Drag racers cancel Alberni’s Thunder in the Valley for 2019

Organizers make last-minute decision after regional district denies airport for venue