Thursday, August 22, 2019


35-year-old man hospitalized with stab wounds after altercation outside Nanaimo pub

"This does not appear to be a random incident"

Manhunt for Vancouver Island murder suspects continues after RCMP receive over 200 tips

Police are now in York Landing, MB to investigate a possible sighting of the two teenagers

No charges will be laid against alleged Galloping Goose sexual assault suspect

Police identified him after a sketch was released.

RCMP release surveillance footage of Vancouver Island murder suspects (VIDEO)

The video shows the pair walking through a hardware store.

RCMP investigate significant ATM fraud incident on Vancouver Island (PHOTOS)

Police say the withdrawal caused significant financial distress to the victim

RCMP debunk online photo of man who looks like Vancouver Island murder suspect

He can be seen posing with the front page of the Winnipeg Sun

Oak Bay driver fined $196 after nearly hitting traffic control flagger earlier this month

The flagger was working at a construction site when the vehicle approached

Two 9-week-old kittens stolen from Saanich cat clinic (UPDATED)

By two teenage girls, between 14 and 17 years old

West Shore RCMP impound uninsured car for excessive speeding in Colwood

The car was travelling over 100 km/h

NBC News features Victoria author’s Tweet in Forever 21 body-shaming fiasco

Atkins diet bars were added to some plus-sized customers’ orders

A record-breaking number of people took survey on BC’s Daylight Saving Time

223,273 people took part in the survey.

Province wants to know your opinion on banning single-use plastic bags in BC

BC Court of Appeals recently struck down Victoria’s plastic bag ban.

RCMP investigating death of baby girl in Sooke

The Vancouver Island Integrated Major Crime Unit is involved with the case.

Vancouver Island man wanted on Canada-wide warrant arrested in Nanaimo

Before his arrest he was last seen in downtown Victoria

BC Transit’s live bus-tracking system launches in Victoria today

Plus several other new transit upgrades 🚌

RCMP have identified 3rd homicide victim and charged teens with his murder

The two Vancouver Island teens are still on the run.

RCMP confirm burnt vehicle in Manitoba linked to Vancouver Island murder suspects

One suspect’s father said he believes they’re on a “suicide mission”

Trudeau names Victoria MP Murray Rankin as new national security-review chair

In February, Rankin said he was not seeking re-election for Victoria in 2019

Police arrest man with loaded gun who barricaded himself inside Langford home

A gunshot was fired while nearby residents were being evacuated.

Air Canada will resume all flights to India after Pakistan reopens airspace

Indo-Pakistani tensions caused airlines to halt service to the subcontinent for nearly 5 months

RCMP say teenage suspects in northern BC murders may have reached Manitoba

The pair was last seen in northern Saskatchewan

Victoria is in for 7 more days of sunshine

Don't forget the sunscreen! ☀️

West Shore RCMP dealing with a police incident on Station Ave in Langford (UPDATED)

Residents who live in the area are asked to stay inside their homes at this time.

Victoria’s kinkiest ice cream store has officially opened its doors

“I had no idea Victoria was so ready to get Perverted…”

Canada-wide recall issued for BOB Jogging Strollers

Affected strollers were produced between 1997 and 2015.

Vancouver Island woman captures close encounter with cougar (VIDEO)

“The dogs started barking… and I looked up and I saw the cougar right above me.”

Port Alberni teens thought missing now considered suspects in 3 Northern BC murders

Anyone who spots them is asked not to approach and call 911 immediately.

Drunk man spotted clinging to the Johnson Street bridge as it was being raised

One witness said he had a beer in one hand and a bag of beer in the other.

Nanaimo RCMP release surveillance photos of alleged electronics thieves (PHOTOS)

Two men and one woman are believed to be involved.

Entry into Royal Roads’ Hatley Park Gardens is now free

Time to live out your Disney princess dreams in a castle’s gardens 🏰💐

Vancouver Island just broke the Guinness World Record for longest river tube chain

The event raised thousands of dollars for a local girl who is battling a serious disease.

Vancouver Island’s first ever state-of-the-art cancer screening facility to open in Victoria

1,900 Island residents had to travel to Vancouver for their scans last year.

Canada-wide recall issued for two brands of ice cream sandwiches

"Due to possible presence of fine metal particles"

Police release sketch of sexual assault suspect on Galloping Goose trail in Langford

A 16-year-old female teenager was approached by a man asking for directions.

UVic student recovers underwater scientific instrument that was lost for 6 months at sea

It was lost off the coast of Sidney in back February.

Victoria to see 7 straight days of sunshine

Take off those jackets and put on some sunscreen!

Canada-wide recall issued for ground meat products due to risk of E. Coli

Triggered by reports of illnesses linked to these products in the US

Trudeau announces $79M for new public transit buses during visit in Victoria

Including funding for 10 long-range electric buses for Greater Victoria

North Saanich to spend $1.5M on bike lane expansions

The new lanes will connect West Saanich Road with McTavish Road and Wain Road.