Tuesday, February 19, 2019

RCMP investigating cyber fraud after business loses $200,000 in West Shore

Foreign IP addresses were detected in the businesses' systems
Tim Hortons

Tim Hortons’ annual RRRoll Up The Rim To Win is back today

Timmy's runs just got a lot more fun!

There are currently 17 child pornography investigations unfolding in the West Shore

Some of these cases are already in court for trial.

16-foot-long shark that washed up on North Saanich beach will soon be removed

Bystanders say that scavengers have already begun to eat away at the carcass

These 3 Vancouver Island hotels are among the top 15 in Canada

Can you guess which ones? 🤔

Victoria could see up to 5 inches of snow starting this Friday

It may be time to go into hibernation mode, Victoria 🌨

BC Coroners Service seek help identifying body found on shores of nearby Gulf island

The man was found deceased on June 23rd, 2018

Woman captures rare encounter with a Coastal wolf in Tofino (VIDEO)

“I met a Tofino local this morning!”

Victoria Police searching for missing 15-year-old girl (UPDATED)

If you see Arianna McKenzie, please call 911

BC Hydro is bracing itself for near-record breaking electricity use this winter

Can you guess when the record was set for highest hourly peak demand of electricity in BC? 🤔

Here’s what those mysterious flares over Victoria were last night

“Just saw this fall from the sky over Victoria. Is this the end?”

Nanaimo RCMP searching for missing 15-year-old boy

Cruize Lettington-Mcconnell was last seen on Tuesday, January 29th

Over 120 affordable housing units for Indigenous families to be built in Colwood

Rent will be approximately 30% of each tenants' gross household income

BC educators are now learning anxiety prevention strategies for classrooms

“When we address these issues early, students will be able to not just survive, but thrive..."

5 things to do in and around Victoria today, Tuesday February 5

Your Tuesday plans are sorted.

Comox Valley RCMP searching for missing 14-year-old girl

She was last seen on January 30th.

Former Port McNeill mayor who served for decades passes away

He was mayor for 39 years.

62-year-old pedestrian dies of injuries after being struck by car in Saanich

The collision occurred on Saturday.

Victoria opens up an additional 95 shelter beds due to cold weather

There are 465 spaces available.

VicPD just took a cheeky shot at Victorians’ ability to handle snow

And the public shot right back.

Starbucks Canada will donate 100% of its unsold food by the end of the...

Starbucks US has been donating their food since 2016.

Victoria ranked the most romantic city in Canada again

Number 1 for the 7th year running 💖

24-year-old Nanaimo man dies in head-on crash on Trans-Canada Highway in Langford

Two other suffered ‘significant’ injuries.

Arkells return to Victoria tonight in country-wide tour

Are you ready for an encore from these guys? 🎸

There’s a Trad Music festival happening in Victoria this month

What's Trad music, you ask? 🤔

Federal Auditor General Mike Ferguson dies of cancer at age 60

He had been undergoing treatment since last November

Air Canada is getting rid of plastic stir sticks by Summer 2019

Wonder what the replacements will look like 🤔

Celebrate Family Day with The Backyardigans and Max & Ruby in Sidney this month

"We've got the whole wide world in our yard to explore" 🎶

WIN a pair of tickets to the 10th annual Island Beer & Spirits Festival...

We're going to be drawing 10 lucky winners! 🍻

Brad Norris-Jones leaves HarbourCats to head Pacific FC

"We will be the best show in town, I promise everyone that!"

Victoria resident wins over $500,000 Lotto Max prize

"I still don’t believe it"

Accent Inns & Hotel Zed to host one-of-a-kind job fair on February 5th

Bring your résumé, your personality, and your appetite!
Victoria Police

VicPD arrest one man after standoff involving deployment of tear gas

The man reportedly came out of a ground-level apartment suite after police used tear gas

WestJet issues advisory due to ongoing phone scams happening across Canada

PSA: WestJet does not engage in telemarketing

Tim Hortons’ annual RRRoll Up The Rim To Win is back next week

This time honoured Canadian tradition is back!

A woman is killed every 2.5 days in Canada (REPORT)

148 women and girls were killed by violence in 2018.