Jessica Fedigan

Longtime Victoria Shamrocks trainer Jim Cain with former ‘Rock Marty O’Neill after one of Cain’s six Mann Cup victories. The popular trainer will be inducted into the Canadian Lacrosse Hall of Fame this weekend. (Photo submitted by Jim Cain)

Longtime Shamrocks trainer inducted into Canadian Lacrosse Hall of Fame this weekend

Jim “Downtown” Cain was with the organization from 1978-2015

Longtime Victoria Shamrocks trainer Jim Cain with former ‘Rock Marty O’Neill after one of Cain’s six Mann Cup victories. The popular trainer will be inducted into the Canadian Lacrosse Hall of Fame this weekend. (Photo submitted by Jim Cain)
View Royal resident Kait Rich has a unique job description and currently stars on The Bachelor Canada. (Photo courtesy of Kait Rich /Facebook)

View Royal resident vying for a certain bachelor’s heart

Kait Rich is a contestant on The Bachelor Canada

View Royal resident Kait Rich has a unique job description and currently stars on The Bachelor Canada. (Photo courtesy of Kait Rich /Facebook)
Security breach forces Victoria International Airport to re-screen passengers
Security breach forces Victoria International Airport to re-screen passengers
Khushal Rana with his son. Rana passed away after being struck by an SUV on Gorge Road on Oct. 18. (Photo submitted)

Online fundraiser for Saanich crash victim surpasses $119,000

Khushal Rana leaves behind his pregnant wife and 4-year-old son

Khushal Rana with his son. Rana passed away after being struck by an SUV on Gorge Road on Oct. 18. (Photo submitted)
Halloween fundraiser benefits Colwood boy, family

Halloween fundraiser benefits Colwood boy, family

Ethan Copeman has a rare disease and is confined to a wheelchair

Halloween fundraiser benefits Colwood boy, family
The West Shore RCMP is asking for the public’s help to identify three women in regards to an ongoing investigation. They are not considered suspects. (Photo courtesy of West Shore RCMP)

West Shore RCMP asking for public’s help to identify three women

Police have now identified two other women they were seeking from Oct. 12

The West Shore RCMP is asking for the public’s help to identify three women in regards to an ongoing investigation. They are not considered suspects. (Photo courtesy of West Shore RCMP)
The Greater Victoria Public Library officially launched the Naxos music library streaming service on Oct. 21. (Photo courtesy of Greater Victoria Public Library)

Greater Victoria Public Library music streaming service officially a go

Genres include world, jazz, pop and rock

The Greater Victoria Public Library officially launched the Naxos music library streaming service on Oct. 21. (Photo courtesy of Greater Victoria Public Library)
View Royal composer Jared Richardson will premiere his new piece on Oct. 23 during Celebrate Canada! at Metropolitan United Church. (Photo courtesy of Dave Richardson)

Young conductor to premiere new composition at Celebrate Canada concert Monday in Victoria

“Spirit of the True North” the latest musical accomplishment for View Royal’s Jared Richardson

View Royal composer Jared Richardson will premiere his new piece on Oct. 23 during Celebrate Canada! at Metropolitan United Church. (Photo courtesy of Dave Richardson)
Rebels quarterback Scott Borden and the offence struggled all night against the Vancouver Island Raiders in the Cullen Cup Championship final on Oct. 21. (Jessica Fedigan/News Gazette staff)

Rebels season over after loss in Cullen Cup Final

Westshore had won ten straight games prior to championship game

Rebels quarterback Scott Borden and the offence struggled all night against the Vancouver Island Raiders in the Cullen Cup Championship final on Oct. 21. (Jessica Fedigan/News Gazette staff)
A Greater Victoria restaurant chain is raising funds after an employee was struck by an SUV on Wednesday on Gorge Road. (Jessica Fedigan/News Gazette staff)

WATCH: Greater Victoria restaurant chain stepping up after employee struck by SUV

31-year-old Khushal Rana fighting for his life in Victoria hospital

A Greater Victoria restaurant chain is raising funds after an employee was struck by an SUV on Wednesday on Gorge Road. (Jessica Fedigan/News Gazette staff)
Westshore Rebels Head Coach Charly Cardilicchia has been named the BCFC Coach of the Year. (Photo courtesy of Westshore Rebels/Facebook)

Westshore Rebels head coach takes home BCFC Coach of the Year award

Charly Cardilicchia chosen by 17 member selection committee

Westshore Rebels Head Coach Charly Cardilicchia has been named the BCFC Coach of the Year. (Photo courtesy of Westshore Rebels/Facebook)
Island Health is encouraging the public to get their annual flu shot. (File photo)

Flu shots are now available in Greater Victoria

Pharmacies and public health units now offering 2017-18 vaccine

Island Health is encouraging the public to get their annual flu shot. (File photo)
The Westshore Rebels beat the Langley Rams 57-14 and will host the Cullen Cup on Oct. 21 at Westhills Stadium. (Jessica Fedigan/News Gazette staff)

Rebels run over Rams in playoff opener

Victoria will host Cullen Cup Championship Oct. 21

The Westshore Rebels beat the Langley Rams 57-14 and will host the Cullen Cup on Oct. 21 at Westhills Stadium. (Jessica Fedigan/News Gazette staff)
Lori Hamstra is hoping to bring more awareness to different forms of breast cancers like she is enduring. (Photo contirbuted)

Greater Victoria resident hopes to bring awareness to rare breast cancers

Lori Hamstra shares her story during breast cancer month

Lori Hamstra is hoping to bring more awareness to different forms of breast cancers like she is enduring. (Photo contirbuted)
Local towing company helps out food banks in need

Local towing company helps out food banks in need

Westshore towing owner David LeQuesne knew who needed donations instead of wasting them

Local towing company helps out food banks in need
Plenty of meals being served for Thanksgiving in Greater Victoria

Plenty of meals being served for Thanksgiving in Greater Victoria

Numerous options available for those looking to celebrate Thanksgiving

Plenty of meals being served for Thanksgiving in Greater Victoria
Mastermind Toys is set to open a new location in Langford later this month, the company is opening 12 new stores across Canada this year. (Photo courtesy of Mastermind Toys)

Mastermind Toys is setting up shop on the West Shore

Company plans to open store on Oct. 21 at Westshore Town Centre

Mastermind Toys is set to open a new location in Langford later this month, the company is opening 12 new stores across Canada this year. (Photo courtesy of Mastermind Toys)
Accent Refrigeration took home the coveted people’s choice award and finished third in the judged best chili category. (Jessica Fedigan                                /News Gazette Staff)

Chili cook-off brings the heat on a rainy Saturday

Eight teams competed to win top honours

Accent Refrigeration took home the coveted people’s choice award and finished third in the judged best chili category. (Jessica Fedigan                                /News Gazette Staff)
Victoria native Drayson Pears (77) lines up for a faceoff against the Langley Riverman on Sept. 30. (Jessica Fedigan/News Gazette Staff)

Grizzlies win 4-3 in overtime against Rivermen

Victoria gives up two-goal lead but finds a way to win

Victoria native Drayson Pears (77) lines up for a faceoff against the Langley Riverman on Sept. 30. (Jessica Fedigan/News Gazette Staff)
The City of Colwood and Town of View Royal are working with BC Transit and the Victoria Regional Transit Commission to come up with a workable rapid transit plan. (File photo)

Colwood and View Royal looking at possibility of rapid transit options

Bus lanes, queue jumping lanes, preferred park and ride locations, and costing details being studied

The City of Colwood and Town of View Royal are working with BC Transit and the Victoria Regional Transit Commission to come up with a workable rapid transit plan. (File photo)