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One person dead in Highway 4 collision on Vancouver Island

Highway 4 was closed for several hours following crash

BC Ferries to sell beer and wine on Tsawwassen-Swartz Bay route

Beer, wine to be available in late October on three sailings

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Oak Bay cat dies after being shot with a pellet gun

Deal Street cat put down after fatal wound discovered, police have no suspects

Bird watchers, plant lovers find peace at sanctuary in Greater Victoria city core

Swan Lake Christmas Hill Nature Sanctuary is ‘a gem in the heart of the city’

Health official warns Vancouver Island school district about vaping

Dr. Paul Hasselback tells education committee nicotine and youth don’t go well together

Cost of Vancouver Island mansion could buy four luxury homes in Saskatoon

The North Saanich property is listed at $18 million, the price of 21 single family homes in Victoria

Victoria-based band shares experience with racism outside Lucky Bar

The band posted about the incident on social media to highlight what’s happening in the city

People from across Vancouver Island gather for last day of popular eatery

“It’s surreal… heart-breaking”: Customers, owners sad as Rusted Rake Farm in Nanoose Bay closes

Saanich congregation welcomes first Canadian rabbi in Greater Victoria

Rabbi Lynn Greenhough will be installed at Kolot Mayim Reform Temple on Sept. 6

Victoria-based solo-sailor breaks record for oldest person to sail around the world unassisted

77-year-old Jeanne Socrates broke the record on Saturday at 4:15 p.m.

Man sues Victoria Police for alleged unlawful arrest that happened almost a decade ago

Arrest occurred after allegations of inappropriate sexual conduct were raised

House of Hope: Turning trauma into triumph

Stories from Umbrella Society’s Foundation House

Vancouver Island township doesn’t have school zones

Province, neighbourhoods look at alternative options when mandating rules around schools

Prompt police secure suspect after Duncan foot chase

It all took place within the span of about 15 minutes.

Victoria woman advocates for equality in yoga studio after being asked to cover up

Jen Frizzley wants to start conversations about ‘desexualizing the body’

Port Alberni grocery store evacuated after distraught male causes problems inside

‘Police incident’ at 10th Avenue store forces patrons, employees into parking lot