Monday, June 17, 2019


BC Green Party introduces bill to ban LGBTQ conversion therapy

Currently prohibited in Ontario, Manitoba, Nova Scotia, and the City of Vancouver. 

Friends and family seek help locating missing Langford mom and her two young kids (UPDATED)

According to her husband, she went missing on Friday, May 24th

The Weather Network has released BC’s long-term summer forecast

Spoiler: Victoria is in for some heat!

Diabetes and arthritis patients in BC will soon have access to cheaper treatment options

"Biosimilar" drugs cost up to 50% less than their original counterparts

Saanich police release photos of armed robberies at two 7-Eleven stores (PHOTOS)

The robbers were wielding guns in both incidents.

RCMP searching for missing 35-year-old Vancouver Island woman

Angela Marie Mitchell was last seen in Ducnan on May 16th

Police arrest three drug trafficking suspects in Sooke

Drugs seized include Fentanyl, Heroin, Methamphetamine, and Cocaine.

21-year-old woman fends off potential attacker on Vancouver Island

He approached her from behind and grabbed her arm

Police arrest Langford man for vandalising public property

He was also found carrying stolen items.

Adulting 101: 9 ways to help you handle debt like a boss

Hint: A LOT of them have to do with credit cards!

Victoria council delays voting on horse-drawn carriage ban after hundreds rally in support of industry

Last night's meeting lasted for nearly 6 hours as council heard from dozens of speakers on both sides of the debate

Police searching for man who stole woman’s purse in Saanich

The incident took place at around 2:00 a.m. on Thursday

30 fir and pine trees deliberately destroyed by vandals on Vancouver Island

The damage was so extensive that all affected trees have to be removed

23-year-old man dies after ATV accident in Nanaimo

He was first airlifted to a hospital in Vancouver

Federal government provides $18.8 million for UVic research grants

Funding is going towards “life-altering breakthroughs” in medicine and more.

44-year-old woman arrested after stabbing in Central Saanich home Friday

She was arrested by VicPD after fleeing the scene.

Police seek 3 suspects after woman pushed off 40 ft cliff at Thetis Lake

The victim was hiking near a beach cliff face when the incident occurred

Horse-drawn carriage industry prepares lawsuit against City of Victoria

"I am really disappointed that five members of Council seem to be blindly following Mr. Isitt’s own personal animal activist agenda"

Father of murdered Victoria realtor Lindsay Buziak will appear on Dr. Phil this week

He believes Saanich Police is covering up the identity of her killer

Police recover nearly $3,000 worth of property stolen from Vancouver Island business

Suspect 37-year-old Bradley James Miller was arrested

Victoria welcomes 8 millionth cruise ship passenger today

This lucky traveller got a complimentary tour of Victoria and a gift basket full of local goodies

One man arrested after early morning fire at Blanshard Street townhouse unit

Two police officers were taken to the hospital to be treated for smoke inhalation

West Shore RCMP recover e-bike 24 hours after it was stolen

Officers first found the bike, then laid in wait to catch the suspect.

Saanich police look to identify suspect who slashed multiple vehicle tires

They punctured the tires of seven vehicles in one night

Federal government invests $6 million into BC temporary housing

The housing supports asylum claimants and migrants.

Province says over 99% of British Columbians won’t have to pay speculation tax

Most people paying the tax are foreign owners, satellite families, and Canadians living outside B.C.

Early morning fire at Blanshard Street townhouse unit deemed suspicious

A criminal investigation is now being conducted by VicPD

Victoria Police arrest Montréal man wanted for human trafficking

Investigators believe there may be more victims connected to this case

Toronto police issue Canada-wide warrant for 3 men wanted for first-degree murder

A 26-year-old Toronto man was killed in what police believe was a shooting

RCMP arrest one, seize significant amount of drugs at West Shore residence

Fentanyl, crack cocaine, methamphetamines and more

BC Ferries will raise ticket prices by 1.5 percent starting this June

That's an extra 85 cents for vehicles on the Vancouver-Victoria route

Late night vehicle collision in Oak Bay allegedly caused by impaired driving

They crashed into a hydro pole and a retaining wall

Victoria police release new surveillance photos of caretaker missing since downtown fire

Mike Draeger remains unaccounted for over a week after the massive fire consumed the building

Saanich nature sanctuary searching for missing swarm of bees

The queen is on the loose! 👸🐝

BC Ferries adds over 90 sailings for Victoria Day long weekend

The majority are being added to the Victoria – Vancouver route.

Monthly average drug overdose deaths have decreased by 32% this year in BC

13 people have overdosed to death in Victoria so far this year

53-year-old man arrested for 50 break and enters on Vancouver Island

He would crawl on the floor in order to avoid motion sensor alarms.

Bay Street Bridge will be closed to eastbound traffic until October starting next week

Vehicles headed downtown will have to use the Johnson Street bridge

Victoria councillor suggests replacing horse-drawn carriages with “e-carriages” by 2023

"If we are serious about animal welfare, these animals need to be in rural areas on farms"