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UPDATED: Serious crash on TCH stops traffic heading into Victoria

Five people sent to hospital with non-life threatening injuries

Child care jobs welcomed, wages remain issue

Government creates 22,000 child care spaces, advocates question whether jobs will be filled

UPDATE: Coast Guard recovers cruise ship passenger who went overboard near Juan de Fuca Strait

The 73-year old man was aboard a ship heading to Victoria, and fell overboard around 4:30 a.m.

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Electric BC Transit bus officially joins Victoria fleet

Fully electric, zero emissions vehicle first of its kind to go into regular service in B.C.

Women working in Victoria targets of unwanted explicit phone calls

VicPD say they’ve had nine reports of sexually explicit phone calls to Victoria businesses

Cumberland to look at single use plastic bag ban in the village

Council approves motion for staff report into logistics of implementing plastics regulations

Nanaimo wants to pay four people average of $100,000 each to run homeless drop-in

City seeks $550K annually from province for homeless drop-in centre

Report reveals widespread violations by fish processing facilities

Most effluent-discharging plants in the province “out of compliance with their permit”

Alberni councillor sorry for using fake Facebook account

City looks to establish social media policy for councillors after Chris Alemany used online alias

Qualicum Beach Rotary receives donation for stolen Canadian flags

Parksville business person donates $500 anonymously

Could a plastic bag ban be coming to the West Shore?

Local municipalities weigh in on controversial ban

Crash closes Lands End Road in North Saanich

Police say it was a single vehicle crash that led to the closure

Port Alberni man, three-year-old son still considered missing

RCMP implore Jan Stelmaszyk to reach out to authorities to confirm his location

B.C. premier John Horgan announces additional $8.6 million for Nanaimo affordable seniors housing project

Six-storey affordable housing project planned for Buttertubs Drive expected to open in 2020

Royal Roads professor shares one man’s harrowing tale

H. was recruited into the cocaine industry at nine years old

Tugwell Creek fire fully contained

63 firefighters along with other equipment, helicopters battled blaze on Sunday

Anti-smoking protest giving Saanich woman the creeps

Dead snake, motor oil, rotting seafood among items left on rock where woman takes cigarette break

Charges stayed in Duncan bear spray case

Bastarache said the stories were “false accusations.”

  • Jul 9th, 2018

Neighbour nears the breaking point over Regina Park camp

Camp residents say authorities are using fire order to harrass them