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East side Malahat community say new turnaround increases risk of collision

New turnaround’s poor sight lines and high speed of oncoming traffic leave drivers feeling unsafe

Goldstream Park campground remains closed

The Ministry of Environment won’t say why or when it will reopen

As long as you are in line by 8 p.m. you can vote
Advance polls not necessarily sign of higher voter turnout
Changes coming for speculation tax
Celebrating pot at the Legislature

District of Saanich tells mayor’s slate to stop flyer distribution

Saanich’s chief election officer says United for Slate brochure may confuse voters

Lake Cowichan elk with head wrapped in wire raises concern

Conservation officers ask that people keep a look out for the animal

City sets up service tents next to Discontent City to help campers relocate

There will be partial road closures on Esplanade during afternoons

Missing 13 year old from Colwood

Lia Barker was last seen on Metchosin Road on Wednesday evening

Police look to public to help in attempted armed robbery in Duncan

Incident occurred in a parking lot on Oct. 10

  • Oct 11th, 2018

What you need to know about pot on planes

Victoria airport educates travellers about flying with marijuana

Nanaimo RCMP ask for help finding missing woman

Police are asking for public assistance in finding 30-year-old Sarah Beth Rekrut of Nanaimo

Your unused oil tank could cost you

District of Saanich warns residents to check for leaks before filling up

Sooke pig farm controversy rocks neighbourhood

West Coast Road property subject of an ongoing saga

VIEX barn burns down overnight

Nanaimo Fire Rescue was called to Beban Park fairgrounds at 4:40 a.m.

Early election opportunity attracts Vancouver Island voters

Advance voting in Saanich tops 1,500 on first day

Ladysmith sawmill operations suspended due to log shortage

Summer wildfires blamed for lack of inventory

Gas prices jump 14 cents across Greater Victoria overnight

Some stations make the jump Thursday morning to 153.9 while others linger at 139.9

Discontent city supporter says Nanaimo plans to dismantle camp on Friday

Nanaimo mayor won’t disclose shutdown plans, says advocacy group has no credibility

‘Bring an extra sweater,’ UVic tells students amid gas shortage

B.C. universities cut back heating buildings, limit research labs since Oct.9 pipeline explosion

Duncan is Vancouver Island’s most walkable community

Victoria also scores well, but most Island communities are car dependent