Wednesday, January 23, 2019


Bear sighting

Black bear discovered with severed head and paws on Vancouver Island trail

WARNING: This story contains graphic images

Oak Bay youth fined $230 for driving with cannabis in his vehicle

While he wasn't impaired, he had unsealed cannabis in his vehicle

Victoria mother searching for recipients of son’s organ donations

“I would like to meet you. I would like to tell you about my son."

Sea lion found with bullet wound in Ucluelet has been euthanized

He was also blind and had likely been suffering for several weeks before being rescued

BC Cannabis Stores made over 21,000 sales in first week of operations

About half of those sales were made in the first 2 days

19 trippy Netflix movies to watch after consuming some dank legal cannabis

Never leave your couch/bed again 😎

This bear briefly closed a trail at Goldstream Park on Saturday (PHOTOS)

The salmon run at Goldstream has begun, and even the bears know it!

Thousands of day spaces for adult and seniors coming to Vancouver Island

The day programs support seniors and adults with physical or cognitive challenges.

BC made more than 10,000 cannabis sales in first 2 days

Some products have already sold out

Watch this group of otters play near downtown Victoria (VIDEOS)

Otters acting like adorable ocean puppies! 😍

Victoria man charged for feeding timbits to bear

The accused are set to appear in court on November 5th.

Canadian government will pardon people with prior cannabis possession convictions

People who served time for possessing under 30 grams of cannabis will be eligible for pardons

This FREE seminar will teach you how to use cannabis to control pain

Thinking of replacing your prescription with cannabis treatment? 🤔

The cost of legal weed in British Columbia has been unveiled

Starting at midnight, BC residents can order marijuana online.

Here’s where you can legally buy and smoke cannabis in Greater Victoria

It's almost time to legally light up, Canada!

Sea lion found with bullet lodged in its skull off the coast of Vancouver...

'Ukee' is possibly blind and severely emaciated

Here’s what you need to know about flying with cannabis in Canada

Cannabis will be legalized in Canada on Wednesday

Lululemon opens second Victoria location at Uptown

This is the company's second and largest location in the region

This cannabis activist will be giving away free joints on October 17th

How are you celebrating legalization day?

17-day vigil planned for grieving Orca mother in Victoria Inner Harbour

The movement calls on governments to protect the endangered Southern Resident Orcas

BC SPCA hosts province-wide discounted pet adoption day

Take home your new best friend! 🐾

22 cannabis regulations in BC you need to know about before legalization

Everything consumers and producers need to know before October 17th

Child taken to the hospital after eating cannabis gummy bears on Vancouver Island

She was air-lifted to a hospital and is expected to make a full recovery

Victoria MP introduces bill to remove criminal records for minor cannabis possession

“This bill is about righting past wrongs, and it will help hundreds of thousands of Canadians to get on with their lives.”

5 reasons to visit Seattle on a Clipper Vacations Getaway (CONTEST)

Win a trip for two to Seattle PLUS hotel stay!! 😲

The first of 3 FREE cannabis educational seminars in Victoria is this Thursday

Learn what cannabis can do for your mind and body ☮️

Off-leash dogs allowed at Willows beach as of October

Let your fur babies run free! 🐾🎾

31 haunted places around Victoria you have to visit

Almost every building in the downtown core has a ghost story. 

Province announces funding for Vancouver Island/Gulf Island bee health

“We’re developing stronger bees…”

Vancouver Island man pleads guilty to animal cruelty involving 34 animals

A variety of animals were found living in disturbing conditions

3 unconventional places to meet new friends in Victoria

Make all your squad goals come true 💪🏻
BC Ambulance overdoses

Over half of BC residents who died of drug overdoses had mental health disorders

"Illicit drugs continue to be the source of more than three deaths per day in B.C.”

BC announces $240 million to increase direct care hours for seniors

This year, VIHA was able to add 37,600 direct care hours to its facilities

Trees Dispensary is hosting 3 FREE cannabis education seminars

It’s high time Victoria had some proper education on cannabis

Vancouver Island pharmacist suspended after distributing human placenta pills

Health Canada does not approve the distribution of placenta pills

Shoppers Drug Mart acquires cannabis license from Health Canada

Patients who need medical marijuana can soon fill their prescriptions at their local Shoppers

Victoria Wild ARC facility urgently needs funds to repair roof

The facility has been providing a shelter for orphaned or injured wild animals for 21 years

Canada’s ban on trans fat officially goes into effect today

Trans fats raise "bad" cholesterol" and lower "good" cholesterol

18 fun facts you may not know about Victoria

In case you ever need to play the role of a tour guide!

Here’s why the historic Laurel Point cannon was removed

Have you heard the cannon firing at noon before?

UVic working on plans to create marijuana smoking areas

Legalization is slated for October 17th

Watch this cougar kill a deer in a Vancouver Island backyard (VIDEO)

An astonishing display of nature in action 😲

Canada and U.S. return to NAFTA negotations

President Trump has promised “punitive tariffs” if a deal is not reached

Royal B.C. Museum experts issue warning for spider season

Your house is basically Tinder for spiders right now

Special air quality statement issued for southern Vancouver Island

Have you been smelling smoke in the air?

Oak Bay resident attacked by a herd of deer

Oh deer! 😱