Local News

Impaired drivers threaten safety at roadblocks

One driver nearly cruised through a roadblock on Blanshard Street

Ship Point plan includes master staircase, retail space

Concepts aim to bring residents closer to the water

Salt Spring Islander to swim around the island

Swimmer takes the plunge to fundraise for Indigenous legal challenges to the KinderMorgan pipeline

Search intensifies for missing Victoria senior

Virginia Leong was last seen around 6:30 a.m. Monday morning.

Preparing for the 2017 Largest Little Airshow in Central Saanich


Canso in flight


Accordions by the Sea July 8 in Sidney


clip: beacon park chairs


RCMP officer cleared in 2015 fatal shooting

No charges will be forwarded to the Crown in officer-involved shooting on Vancouver Island.

CRD director fishes for answers in meeting with MP

Mike Hicks says more needs to done to ease the fisheries regulation burden on the area.

Capital Park development in Victoria moving closer to fruition

Neighbourhood library and Red Barn Market slated to open in January

Man arrested after Cecelia Road standoff in Victoria

Possible danger of weapons prompts full emergency response

Raging fire in VW van causes excitement on Wark Street in Victoria

Firefighters from nearby hall arrive quickly but blaze already fully involved

  • Jul 23rd, 2017

Peninsula News Review makes good on Readers’ Choice contest

Reader Trudie Carrier entered this year’s poll and won $250 in Thrifty Foods gift cards

  • Jul 22nd, 2017

Sooke Road reopens after two-vehicle crash

Traffic was closed in both direction for several hours Saturday

Victoria eyes its own deer population count

Report suggests deer-human conflicts are on the rise

  • Jul 21st, 2017

Update: Motorcycle used in armed robbery found by police

Victoria Police say two men robbed a downtown jewelry store and escaped on a black motorcycle.

Man found dead near Shawnigan Lake

Man was exploring a cave near Koksilah River Provincial Park

  • Jul 20th, 2017

Sooke man charged with animal cruelty

Dog died after ruptured uterus not treated, says SPCA

VIDEO: Entangled sea lion rescued near Tofino

An adult female Steller sea lion was facing a potentially painful and slow death on Cleland Island.