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VicPD investigating ‘suspicious circumstance’ after blood trails found in Esquimalt

It runs down a large length of Esquimalt Road.

Two men arrested following early morning shooting on Douglas Street: VicPD

The victim suffered a potentially life-altering injury.

Forensic officer attacked while investigating stabbing incident in Victoria

He tried to strike the officer in the head with a skateboard.

Nearly 100,000 BC Hydro customers lose power on southern Vancouver Island Friday afternoon

It’s being blamed on a transmission failure.

Here’s how you can get your pet on a beer label and support BC SPCA

The real hard part is getting your camera shy pup to sit still for a portrait.

RCMP searching for hit-and-run driver after cyclist struck in Duncan

The vehicle is a dark coloured Dodge pickup truck.

Tim Hortons smile cookies return to Greater Victoria for one week only

Turn that frown upside down! 🙃

Body of missing 60-year-old Vancouver Island man has been found

He had not been seen since last Saturday.

BC health-care workers COVID-19 vaccination requirements will remain in place

For the foreseeable future.

Victoria’s CRAFT Beer Market has a brand new look and an official opening date

It’ll have 110 taps of ice-cold beer and an all season patio! 🍻

More doctors in Victoria opting to charge patients a monthly fee for their services

Can you put a price on good health?

Rental woes: The price of a 2-bedroom in Victoria is up 20.3% since this time last year

We’ve also been ranked the third most expensive market in Canada.

Impaired driver suspected of crashing into multiple parked cars in Victoria

The driver blew over double the legal drinking limit.

‘There is more to do’: Toxic drugs leave 192 BC residents dead in July alone

That’s an average of 6.2 deaths per day for the month.

RCMP searching for possible witness in missing person case on Vancouver Island

They are looking to speak to someone who may have helped the missing man.

Victoria woman who is wanted by police also running for city council

She nearly hit officers with her vehicle on Canada Day.

Here’s how the Victoria Royals pre-season is going so far

The last game of the pre-season is tonight!

There’s a real life Jeopardy happening in downtown Victoria and it’s all for a good cause

Get your free good karma upon attendance.

Two companies in Greater Victoria fined over $200K for occupational safety violations

Last year, WorkSafeBC fines amounted to $7.9 million.

Here are the candidates running for Saanich’s mayor and council this election

Only 30 days until election time!

Vehicle of missing 60-year-old Vancouver Island man found on Alberni Highway in Parksville

It was found near the old train station on the Alberni Highway

Rifflandia is the new Vegas: Get married at the biggest music festival in Victoria

👰👰/🤵🏿🤵‍♂️/🤵‍♀️👰/🤵🏿👰

BC schools will be closed on Monday to recognize the Queen’s funeral

Despite this, it will not be considered a stat holiday.

A ceremony will take place In Victoria this Monday in memory of Queen Elizabeth II

She passed away last Thursday.

95-year-old driver runs red light before striking teenage girl in Oak Bay crosswalk

The driver was handed a $167 ticket and two demerit points.

Saanich Police cleared of any wrongdoing in standoff that saw man seriously injured

It was determined that the injuries were self-inflicted.

Here are the candidates running for Victoria’s mayor and council this election

The election is set for October 15th.

Construction underway: New, safer continuous bike lanes coming to Vic West area

The E&N is about to get safer and less confusing.

Several suspects identified after bear spray discharged in crowd at Port Alberni fall fair

Several bystanders were “heavily affected” by the noxious substance.

Esquimalt restaurateur makes bid for Victoria mayoral race on October 15th

He co-owns the Sunnyside Cafe.

This free program for Victoria’s hospitality sector to combat sexualized violence and harassment

43% of workers in the industry have experienced this.

The Strathcona’s long awaited venue ‘Wicket Hall’ will open its doors next weekend

Get your dancing shoes ready! 🕺

VicPD seeks witnesses and video after driver arrested in second incident of erratic driving

He was tased after trying to fight officers.

VicPD issue missing alert for 94-year-old man (UPDATED)

He suffers from a medical condition which can leave him confused and unaware of his location.

Wildfire smoke over Greater Victoria prompts air quality warning

The air quality is currently sitting at 3.

Wildfire smoke hovering over southern Vancouver Island

Watch for tonight’s fiery red sunset!

New ban on saving dogs from certain countries will impact BC rescue groups

The federal ban comes into effect September 28th.

Teen charged with second-degree murder in fatal stabbing at popular Nanaimo park

The victim was a 29-year-old man with a development disability.

Ross Bay Cemetery will get new gated entrance to commemorate its 150th anniversary

People are dying to get in there! 💀

Iconic thin mint Girl Guide cookies return to BC this September

Get your wallet and your appetite ready!

Single game tickets now on sale for the Victoria Royals upcoming season

The puck drops on their 12th season September 23rd.