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VIDEO: Hide your picnic baskets, the bears are out

Conservation officers are expecting to see highest number of bears in recent years this summer

Elections BC prepares for possibility of snap election

Agency not expecting voters to head to the polls yet but has to stay ready

VIDEO: Throne speech piles on PST cut, other promises

NDP, Greens still preparing to defeat B.C. Liberals

Okanagan wineries sweep Lieutenant Governor’s Awards

Of the 486 wines submitted by 132 wineries for judging, just 12 reigned supreme

VIDEO: B.C. Liberals elect speaker to begin historic session

Speaker to resign if government defeated by NDP and B.C. Greens

UPDATE: Sears Canada closing 59 of its stores across Canada

Roughly 2,900 jobs expected to be lost, amid restructuring.

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Best images from National Indigenous Peoples Day 2017

ICYMI: Our best images from National Indigenous Peoples Day, from across Vancouver Island

UPDATED: Victoria’s Harbour Towers Hotel could be transformed into rental apartment building

Project heads to public hearing, pending council approval

UPDATED: Police release man connected to lengthy police incident at Fisherman’s Wharf in Victoria

No weapon was found after officers arrested man who was on a boat

CREST upgrades almost operational in Capital Region

New equipment replaces aging systems

  • Jun 22nd, 2017

Greater Victoria employers experience labour pains

Tim Hortons Saanich franchise had to scale back hours last month as a result of a lack of staff

Mother of murdered Alberta girl faces accused killer

Hailey Dunbar-Blanchette’s mother faced her accused killer, Derek Saretzky, in court

UFO spotted near Sooke Basin

Ann Talbot saw a large round glowing object hover and fly across the Sooke Basin last week.

Clark pledges $1-billion in childcare spending

Christy Clark continued rebranding the BC Liberals this week, ahead of the Speech from the Throne

Sooke firefighters rescue injured woman in Coopers Cove

The 56-year old woman may have a “possibly-serious leg injury” says Sooke Fire chief.

UPDATE: Tim Shields’ defence suggests ‘bathroom incident’ was consensual

Worker says she was told by RCMP adviser she would be labelled troublemaker if she complained

Watch for baby deer across the region

Oak Bay police calls in Wild ARC for injured fawn

Man reported missing while cycling in B.C.’s interior

Sean David Kuntz reported missing June 18 by his mother, who lives on the Saanich Peninsula

  • Jun 21st, 2017

23 new sex assault charges against Victoria man

Harry Charles Sadd has been arrested again as more victims have come forward.