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Tuesday, September 21, 2021


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Suspect still at large after attempts to ram three people with vehicle on Dallas Road

The incident sparked a large search in the Colwood area.

Massive search underway in West Shore for man who attempted to ram people with vehicle

A suspect’s vehicle was located in Colwood.

Island Health launches a second Vax Van this Labour Day long weekend

The van will be set up at popular shopping centres in Victoria and Nanaimo

Oak Bay Police seek to identify hammer-wielding man in ATM smashing incident

The crimes took place at two different banks

BC health officials report 671 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, September 3rd

There are currently 21 active health care outbreaks in the province.

Man found seriously injured along Trans-Canada Highway in Saanich

Officers found a weapon at the scene of the crime.

VicPD officer ‘violently’ attacked at Vic West park Thursday night

Police are looking for both the suspect and a witness.

These are the 10 least expensive homes currently for sale in the Victoria area

Are you looking for a studio or one bedroom apartment?

London Drugs implements mandatory vaccination policy for employees

Vaccination will be a condition of employment as of November 1st.

Father pleads with the unvaccinated as son waits for bed in the ICU at the Royal Jubilee Hospital

His 38-year-old son suffered sudden heart failure and is currently in a coma.

Another staff member has tested positive in large COVID-19 outbreak at Victoria long-term care home

15 staff members and 20 residents have tested positive in the outbreak

Traffic resumes at Trans Canada highway near Uptown after police investigation

Saanich Police are currently investigating a crime scene.

BC health officials report 801 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, September 2nd

66 new cases were reported in the Island Health region.

Royal Roads University will hold three COVID-19 vaccination clinics this month

Both first and second doses will be administered

Wild Cafe & Bistro closed indefinitely after building owners repossessed the space

Former employees of the cafe accused the owner of not paying them on time.

Telus and Bell customers across Western Canada reported cell service outages this morning

The network error has been resolved as of 1 p.m.

BC Legislature to light up in pink in support of Canada’s Health Care workers tonight

Thank you for all that you do 💕

43-year-old man charged with second-degree murder in woman’s death in Bowser

The victim and suspect were known to each other.

Island Health workers verbally assaulted and harassed during Wednesday’s vaccine passport protest

One healthcare worker was physically assaulted.

Rental crisis in Victoria sees large community of people living out of vehicles at Esquimalt Lagoon

“We have money, just nowhere to rent.”

Police seek witnesses after early morning stabbing in Victoria on Thursday

The incident occurred in the area of Quadra Street and Pandora Avenue.

BC health officials report 785 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, September 1st

One new death was reported on Vancouver Island at Sunny Lodge long-term care home.

These are the 5 most expensive homes currently for sale in the Victoria area

Talk about breaking the bank 💰

Here’s a list of some of the best food trucks in and around Victoria

From brunch to lunch, and everything crunch, check out these fantastic food trucks!

Esquimalt cafe closes business in protest over BC vaccine card

Owners have joined a protest currently taking place at BC’s legislature.

Victoria’s annual Greek Fest has returned with in-person food and entertainment

Enjoy traditional greek dishes and tours of the Greek Museum and Church

Here’s what to expect when Clipper sailings return to Victoria’s inner harbour

Ferry service will begin on September 17th for American visitors

Victoria couple shares news of $1 Million Lotto 6/49 win through game of telephone

The winning ticket was purchased from theCountry Grocer in Royal Oak

COVID-19 outbreak at Victoria long-term care home claims one residents life

So far, 26 people have been infected.

Canada snags gold medal at women’s hockey world championship

For the first time in nearly a decade! 💪

Vancouver Island summer camp shuts down activities early due to COVID-19 outbreak

At least 20 children and a dozen staff tested positive for the virus.

Vancouver Island Integrated Major Crime Unit investigating homicide in Bowser

One suspect is currently in custody.

West Shore RCMP seek help locating missing mother and her 3-week-old son (UPDATED)

She left the hospital with her newborn son.

Truck drives over hood of Central Saanich police cruiser in attempt to flee traffic violation

Call 911 if you spot the truck, do not approach the driver.

Traffic snarled at Johnson Street bridge due to anti-police violence protest

VicPD have been on scene since 3:30.

RCMP ask public for help locating a missing Nanaimo man (UPDATED)

He left his home on Thursday with a black sleeping bag.

Fourth wave of COVID-19 pandemic ‘fueled by the unvaccinated’: Dr. Bonnie Henry

"Fourth wave is fueled by the unvaccinated."

RCMP arrest Qualicum beach man who bear-sprayed and threatened someone with a firearm

Police nabbed him in a drunk driving collision.

BC health officials report 655 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, August 31st

There are now over 6,000 active cases in the province.

Port Alberni RCMP seek public’s help in identifying suspect who urinated in a fast food restaurant (VIDEO)

The man refused to wear a mask in the establishment.

You can get Spicy Chicken McNuggets at McDonald’s across Canada starting today

Sorry, it’s not the iconic McPizza...

Police investigating early morning homicide in Victoria on Tuesday

No arrests have been made.

Two cougar sightings in Central Saanich prompt warning from police

The last sighting was reported this morning.

Over 1,000 lives have been lost to the opioid crisis in BC so far this year

Drug toxicity is now the leading cause of death for those between 19 and 39 years old.

BC health officials report 1,853 new cases of COVID-19 for a three-day period on Monday, August 30th

178 new cases were reported in the Island Health region.

Three-year-old dies after incident at resort in Mount Washington

A rock from a mini-golf course fell from above, rendering the girl unconscious.

Beloved Victoria record store closes its doors after four decades

Starting Wednesday, merchandise is 50 per cent off!

Saanich Commonwealth Place will temporarily close down next week

Outdoor programs will be unaffected by the closure