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UPDATE: Trees affecting travel at Comox Airport have been trimmed

Some YQQ flights have been rerouted or cancelled due to some trees impacting the safety margins

What to know before you tow: Langford bylaw weighs in

Officials don’t recommend personal towing, like viral video viewed 42,000 times and counting

  • Jan 23, 2019

Push for a new libary in Victoria would also benefit Saanich

Victoria Needs a Hillside Library could also check in with Saanich during their push

Potential statue slated for Oak Bay beach draws early criticism

A $50k donation from a 96 year old resident said to fund the project

  • Jan 23, 2019

Greater Victoria officials take climate emergency request to CRD

CRD environment committee gives support for emergency climate change declaration

Hospital apologizes for veteran’s five-day hallway stay

Clinical director of VGH says case of retired 77-year-old veteran ‘definitely excessive’

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BC NDP say emergency route on Malahat is an urgent matter.

Victoria councillors push for access to safe drugs

A motion coming to council would ask the province for easier access to opioid alternatives

VicPD asks Esquimalt for $60,000 to hire more staff

Hires would include Esquimalt Division traffic officer, cyber-crimes co-ordinator

Breadstuffs Bakery closing after 21 years on Saanich Peninsula

Part of the reason Rita and Dale will be missed is because of their charity work

  • Jan 23, 2019

Weaver calls for Assistant Deputy Speaker to step aside

B.C. Green Party leader alleges whistleblower was fired after looking into the Liberal MLA’s expenses

  • Jan 23, 2019

Colwood councillor to face hearing over Code of Ethics violation concerns

Censure Hearing could result in sanctions

Alt Pride calls for zero police presence at Victoria Pride Parade

Says VPS can’t have good relationships with vulnerable communities if police participate

WATCH: Midnight mall break-in targets cash in donation bin

Thieves break-and-enter Tillicum shopping mall at 2 a.m.

One year anniversary of tsunami warning in Victoria: what’s changed?

More alert systems tested, put in place since Jan. 23 scare

Heavy rain causes wastewater overflow at Victoria beaches

Public notices being posted at beaches in Oak Bay and Saanich

Building investments rose $81M in B.C. while falling across Canada

Construction market softened across Canada in November: Statistics Canada

Hall of Fame looks to educate more athletes in Greater Victoria

Sports organization is interested in setting up more Bate family style awards

  • Jan 23, 2019

Colwood applies for $325k to replace stairs in Latoria Creek Park

More than 200 residents sign petition to support grant application

Added webcams give drivers more views of Malahat and highway to Sooke

Five new DriveBC webcams installed in high traffic locations on Vancouver Island

  • Jan 22, 2019

National rowing centre may lead to solutions to Duncan-area lake’s algae problem

Officials hope national focus could lead to resources to deal with issue plaguing Quamichan Lake