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Thursday, February 2, 2023


News

Here’s what’s coming to Netflix Canada this February

'YOU' won't want to miss next month's premieres... 👀

Here’s how the latest Bank of Canada interest hike will affect Victorians

We asked an economist to explain it simply.

Single-vehicle rollover crash closes northbound lanes of HWY 1 near View Royal

The highway has since reopened.

Vast majority of Vancouver Islanders would like to see the end of single-use plastics

Don’t forget your reusable bags!

330 cruise ships expected to port in Victoria this season

Bringing an estimated 850,000 tourists to the city!

BC’s two largest electronic music festivals did drug-checking; here’s what they found

Out of 3,868 samples only five tested positive for Fentanyl.

Police seek help locating missing high-risk teenage girl last seen in downtown Victoria

She was reported missing on January 14th.

Three Vancouver Island restaurants make Yelp’s Top 100 Places to Eat

Have you checked them out?

Driver suffers life-threatening injuries after two-vehicle crash in Saanich Tuesday night

Police are looking for dashcam footage.

Victoria housing prices rise despite prices dropping by nearly 12% across BC

It’s dropping everywhere else, of course. 😠

Dangerous wanted man arrested in Victoria’s Rock Bay area: VicPD

He was wanted on a Canada-wide warrant.

Maritime Museum receives $1 million donation from Victoria woman’s estate

This will help with their move to Steamship Terminal.

Victoria could feel as cold as -5°C this weekend but there will be sunshine

Make sure to soak in some vitamin D!

‘He was the cuddliest cat’: Family mourns loss of pet killed by cougar in Colwood

There have been recent reports of three cougars in the area.

BC and United Way fund ‘period poverty’ pilot projects on southern Vancouver Island

Victoria and Duncan have received funding.

West Shore RCMP reveal details of Sunday’s serious collision on HWY 1 near Leigh Road

One vehicle was going nearly 200 km/h.

Duncan man is planning a trip to Maui after winning $50K lottery

He's still in disbelief of his win.

Greater Victoria students protest alleged sexual abuse at the hands of teachers

They gathered in front of the SD61 board office on Monday.

Confirmed gas leak closes roads in Fernwood as crews respond

Several BC Transit bus routes are being impacted.

Victoria’s Bateman Gallery set to leave Steamship Terminal after 10 years

The Maritime Museum will take its place.

One arrested after fatal stabbing at Port Place Mall in Nanaimo Sunday night

Bystanders attempted to save the man.

Victoria could see a 9% property tax increase to combat inflation

The police budget has also increased by nearly 9%.

Asian grocer H Mart set to takeover former Toys R Us space at Mayfair

It'll be the first location on the island.

West Shore RCMP issue warning after Colwood resident spots three cougars in backyard

A police officer spotted one of the cougars.

Victoria increases budget for grants to help community projects come to life

Fund your next project for the community!

Sidney-based baker opens new shop just months after going out of business

Sidney Scones is here to stay!

Public suggestions welcome in naming new Langford elementary school

Some are suggesting Stew Young Elementary

36-year-old wanted man believed to be travelling to Victoria: VicPD

He’s wanted for criminal harassment and mischief.

‘You spoke and we listened’: CRD reverses decision to replace Thetis Lake sign

The initial post had over 1,000 outraged comments.

Blanshard Street delays ahead as crews work on underground infrastructure

Between Caledonia Avenue and Fort Street.

13th annual Lindsay Buziak Walk for Justice is set for February 2nd

Her father organizes it to encourage police action.

Owner says window smashed at downtown Victoria clothing store ‘part of a bigger problem’

“People don’t go smashing windows for nothing.”

University of Victoria cheer team wins big at world championships

The team has gone undefeated in BC since 2017!

RCMP seeking help in locating missing 37-year-old Nanaimo woman

Police had contact with her in late December.

Two people charged in vicious Oak Bay machete attack after six-year investigation

"My family and I are relieved to hear of the arrests."

VicPD’s Del Manak frustrated after multiple guns and drugs seized at supportive housing facility

This was the second search warrant in a month’s time.

Comox Valley seek help locating missing 67-year-old Courtenay man

He was last known to be wearing a grey vest and green hospital pants.

Here’s how much yearly income you need to get a mortgage in Victoria

“It’s never been so unaffordable to buy a home.”