Tuesday, November 19, 2019


Major Seattle-based software company opens new office in Victoria

And they're recruiting students from UVic

Saanich police searching for missing 84-year-old man suffering from dementia (UPDATED)

Police are asking for anyone who finds Bixler to remain with him and call 9-1-1.

Oak Bay police officers save man from apparent drug overdose in his car

This is the third similar incident in Oak Bay within the past year

Bay Street bridge will resume two-way traffic on Monday

But construction will continue during the evenings

A VicPD officer used her police cruiser to get her kids to school on time

She strapped her two kids in the front seat with one seatbelt

Swedish activist Greta Thunberg says she has “definitely not declined” invite to Victoria

Several reports today have stated that Thunberg rebuffed the city because BC Ferries uses fossil fuels

RCMP seek help in locating missing 36-year-old Saanich Peninsula man

Police are very concerned for his health and well being.

Emergency crews responding to structure fire at Four Mile Pub in View Royal

Sources say the fire started on the 2nd floor of the establishment

Fugitive charged with attempted murder arrested by Victoria Police after he fled to France

Sebastian Normandin was charged with trying to run over his ex-girlfriend and her partner with his car

Liberals close in on majority as polls close in Canada’s 43rd federal elections

They're just 25 seats away from a majority

Victoria forecast calling for sunny skies including this weekend

Put the umbrella down, we might see the sun! 

Oak Bay police investigate potential arson at public park

Police are seeking witnesses.

Multiple Victoria residents wake up to find car tires slashed this morning

At least 30 vehicles had their tires slashed

18-year-old boy injured after stabbing near Langford bus exchange

Police are now seeking witnesses and anyone with dashcam footage

Pacific FC dismisses head coach one day before final game of the season

"We felt we weren’t getting the results on the pitch that our fans deserve."

Saanich fire crews responding to major structure fire on Linwood Avenue (VIDEO)

BREAKING: A neighbour was walking her dog at 7:45 a.m. when she first noticed smoke coming out of the house

New playground opens at Eagle View Elementary School in View Royal

Plenty of room for everyone to play!

Probable case of whooping cough detected at Esquimalt elementary school: Island Health

Parents and guardians have been advised to watch for symptoms

Greater Victoria organizations receive over $113K grants to improve oral and mental health care

Through the Victoria Foundation and Green Shield Canada

40-year-old woman facing drug trafficking charges after police raid in Chemainus

She received 5 drug trafficking charges in total

Greater Victoria School District creates online survey to help decide on school name change

Do you support changing the name of George Jay Elementary School?

Drug overdose deaths continue to decrease in Victoria: BC Coroners Service

35 illicit drug related deaths were reported within the first eight months of 2019

West Shore RCMP arrest suspected car thief with the help of local resident

But police don’t want anyone else to do what he did

These gas stations in Victoria have cheaper prices than average right now

Gas prices skyrocket up by 18 cents on Tuesday ⛽😨

First case of probable vaping-related illness found in B.C.

And more are expected to come to light as investigations continue

8 people displaced after destructive fire rips through North Cowichan home

The fire is not being deemed suspicious at this time

Nanaimo woman suffers serious injuries after being attacked by stranger with a pipe

The 28-year-old says she was assaulted as soon as she walked out of the Dorchester Hotel.

42-year-old man arrested after threatening to shoot a police officer on Vancouver Island

The incident occurred in Black Creek, a community located on Eastern Vancouver Island

Man arrested for allegedly threatening to kill a couple in Oak Bay

Because the woman refused to give him a cigarette 😶

Victoria is set to receive 5 straight days of rain this week

But with higher temperatures than last week

These 5 companies were named the top plastic polluters in Canada (REPORT)

And the two most prolific polluters are the same as last year

Family of 20-year-old woman injured in Oak Bay hit-and-run seeking witnesses

Their 1-year-old French Bulldog, Louie, was killed in the crash. 

89-year-old pedestrian killed in Saanich vehicle collision

The driver is fully cooperating with investigators

Island Health will be providing temporary staff to Victoria and Nanaimo care facilities

At Selkirk Place in Victoria and Nanaimo Seniors Village