Friday, December 14, 2018


Mt. Washington’s winter season opens this Saturday

Skiers and snowboarders rejoice!

Over 14,600 customers experiencing power outages on Vancouver Island

Most of the outages are caused by wires being disrupted in the windstorms

BC Ferries cancels over a dozen sailings due to high winds today

Sailings departing from Victoria, Vancouver, Nanaimo, and more have been cancelled

Wind gusts up to 90 km/h expected to hit Victoria tonight

Wind warnings have been issued for almost all of the island!

5 things to do in and around Victoria today, Friday December 14th

Choo choo your way to the Christmas Express!

RCMP searching for unique items stolen from Sidney home

The items are considered very valuable

City of Victoria seeking local musicians and community programmers

Time to show off your skills, Victoria!

Dental coverage could soon be added to healthcare in BC

When's the last time you went to the dentist?

Province adding 40 new affordable homes for Indigenous peoples in Langford

Rent prices are projected to range from $640 (studio) to $1,500 (three bedroom)

Esquimalt man arrested for sharing child sexual abuse videos online

Police say the videos were “extremely graphic”

Family searching for dog that may have been hit by two vehicles in Saanich

He was last seen at 4:15 p.m. at the intersection of Marigold and Interurban Rd

5 things to do in and around Victoria today, Thursday December 13th

It's officially 12 days til Christmas!

This Victoria fundraiser wants to give fresh groceries to over 150 families all year

“...the box has made the difference between us being able to eat healthy, and eating the cheapest dollar store groceries possible.”

12 Days of Bay Centre Christmas: Win an NES Classic for yourself and one to give away!

Day 12: Win an NES Classic for yourself and one to give away!

Major tampon brand issues Canada-wide recall after consumers report injuries

Some people reported experiencing infections, vaginal irritation, localized vaginal injury, and other symptoms

Two people taken to the hospital after stabbing on Douglas St

Both the suspect and the victim suffered injuries

Here’s what Canadians searched for on PornHub in 2018

Don’t worry, things don’t get too graphic (SFW)

Province proposes closing Vancouver Island rivers to help fish de-stress

The Ministry is currently seeking public feedback on the proposal

Ryan Reynolds narrating IMAX documentary on BC Great Bear Rainforest

Parts of it were filmed on Vancouver Island!

Environment Canada issues wind and rain alerts for coastal Vancouver Island

It's shaping up to be quite a stormy week!

There are over 7,500 homeless people across BC (REPORT)

It’s the first ever province-wide homeless count

These are Canadians’ top Google searches in 2018

We had some very interesting things to ask the search engine this year

Residents relocated due to gas leak on Tolmie Ave

Fortis BC is currently on site conducting repairs

This Victoria group is looking for people to bake cookies for the homeless

Sharing the holiday love, one sweet treat at a time 🍪

Michelle Obama will be making a stop in B.C. on her book tour in 2019

The former U.S. First Lady will be just a boat ride away 👀

West Shore RCMP searching for missing 34-year-old man

Lucas Matkowski was last seen on December 3rd

RuPaul’s Drag Race stars to headline major drag show in Victoria

Are you ready to meet some irl QUEENS? 👑

BC Ferries experiencing major delays and cancellations due to severe weather conditions

Three vessels to and from the island are currently delayed

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