Wildlife encounters have been on the rise over the past couple weeks.
There have been four bear sightings in Greater Victoria over the past 24 hours
One of them was spotted eating from a bird feeder
Conservation officers are urging the public to lock up their trash as bear activity ramps up in the region
The large bear was last seen on Carey Road
These two businesses are holding off on reopening until over a week after they've been given the green light
Who's in need of a little retail therapy? 🙋
"Just strolling along."
The order to close these facilities was originally expected to expire at the end of the month
Have an adorable little monster on your hands? 🐾
The voice we've all grown to know and trust during this pandemic
In B.C., 396,500 jobs were lost in March and April
And the BC SPCA needs your help to take care of them 🐥
Authorities advise residents to secure their garbage, as hibernation season comes to an end
Originally anyone laid off for longer than 13 weeks would have to be permanently let go
A whopping 16,389 people applied within the first 45 minutes of the website launch
Many facilities have noted a dramatic decline in donations and volunteers
Victoria, Sidney, and Colwood have eliminated the annual tax hike altogether
Even if it looks lost or injured
Like visit your favourite dispensary!
This professional trainer says your pups don't actually need to meet tons of people to be properly socialized!
100% of the pre-sale proceeds will go towards Food Banks BC.
The company says they anticipate having no income for 12 months
... and we can see why! 😍
Members affected by COVID-19 can defer payments for up to six months
Along with increasing tap pay limits for customers.
Get your favourite takeout, groceries and even alcohol!
Because physical distancing doesn't have to mean pure isolation
He was relocated to the west coast of Vancouver Island in January.
A home away from home for kitties who need it
From 9:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Monday-Saturday!
Here's a breakdown of what this means for individuals and businesses
Let's all take a deep breath...
Most gyms and fitness studios have shut down
Sustainable fashion for men and women? Yes, please. 🙋
They're tucked away, but have free parking!
Did you know that Beacon Hill Park used to be a horse race course?
There are residents from Victoria on-board the ship.
One of the patients has not recently travelled and has had no contact with anyone previously diagnosed with COVID-19.
She is currently in isolation in ICU at Vancouver General Hospital
All three returned to Canada after travelling to Iran
Meanwhile 8 people have died of the illness in neighbouring Washington state
Four out of eight patients in B.C. have fully recovered
Nearly 3,000 people have succumbed to the disease worldwide
He was in close contact with another patient who had flown home to Canada from Iran
“We’ve heard very clearly from BC residents that this policy is something they want."
People are finding hundreds of dollars in unclaimed cheques
The individual is a woman in her 30s who had recently traveled to Iran