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Canada men’s basketball to play China in B.C. next month

Canada men’s basketball to play China in B.C. next month

Inaugural Pacific Rim Basketball Classic to help prepare team for FIFA Basketball World Cup 2019

Canada men’s basketball to play China in B.C. next month
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Man with knife causes delay at Brentwood Bay ferry terminal

Central Saanich police say one person has been arrested

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Toronto Raptors star DeMar DeRozan will be in Victoria this summer to host a basketball camp. (flickr/Keith Allison)

Toronto Raptors star to hold basketball camp in B.C.

DeMar DeRozan is hosting a four-day camp for players aged 6-16 at the University of Victoria

Toronto Raptors star DeMar DeRozan will be in Victoria this summer to host a basketball camp. (flickr/Keith Allison)
Toronto Raptors star DeMar DeRozan will be in Victoria this summer to host a basketball camp. (flickr/Keith Allison)

Toronto Raptors star to hold basketball camp in Victoria

DeMar DeRozan is hosting a four-day camp for players aged 6-16 at UVic in August

Toronto Raptors star DeMar DeRozan will be in Victoria this summer to host a basketball camp. (flickr/Keith Allison)
Police will be out on the water looking for people drinking and boating. (Canadian Safe Boating Council video still)                                Police will be out on the water looking for people drinking and boating this long weekend. (Canadian Safe Boating Council video)

5 things to remember if hitting the water this long weekend

Alcohol has been a contributing factor in roughly 40 per cent of all boating fatalities across Canada

Police will be out on the water looking for people drinking and boating. (Canadian Safe Boating Council video still)                                Police will be out on the water looking for people drinking and boating this long weekend. (Canadian Safe Boating Council video)
(Photo by Terry Venables/Natural Images Canada via BC Hydro)

PHOTOS: Hydro crews move ospreys that were evicted from nest in Greater Victoria

Ospreys in the Saanich Peninsula tried to build their new nests on top of powerlines

(Photo by Terry Venables/Natural Images Canada via BC Hydro)
Housing strategy aims to eliminate homelessness in Victoria

Housing strategy aims to eliminate homelessness in Victoria

Multiple levels of government come together to invest $90 million

Housing strategy aims to eliminate homelessness in Victoria
Premier John Horgan displays his best playground “tricks” with students at Quadra elementary, Tuesday May 8. Horgan joined Minister of Education, Rob Fleming, to announce $5 million in annual funding for safer and more accessible playground equipment for schoolchildren across B.C. Kristyn Anthony/VICTORIA NEWS

B.C. invests $5M for new school playground equipment

Fifty-one schools across the province to benefit from new program

Premier John Horgan displays his best playground “tricks” with students at Quadra elementary, Tuesday May 8. Horgan joined Minister of Education, Rob Fleming, to announce $5 million in annual funding for safer and more accessible playground equipment for schoolchildren across B.C. Kristyn Anthony/VICTORIA NEWS
Riot Brewing was one of eight B.C. brewers to win awards at the 2018 World Beer Cup, and the only brewery to win for more than one beer. (Facebook/Riot Brewing Company)                                Riot Brewing was one of eight B.C. brewers to win awards at the 2018 World Beer Cup, and the only brewery to win for more than one beer. (Facebook/Riot Brewing Company)

B.C. breweries win big at 2018 World Beer Cup

8 different breweries take home awards from the world-wide competition in Nashville, TN

Riot Brewing was one of eight B.C. brewers to win awards at the 2018 World Beer Cup, and the only brewery to win for more than one beer. (Facebook/Riot Brewing Company)                                Riot Brewing was one of eight B.C. brewers to win awards at the 2018 World Beer Cup, and the only brewery to win for more than one beer. (Facebook/Riot Brewing Company)
Heavy smoke rises from a fatal car fire alongside Hwy 18 Thursday morning between Duncan and Lake Cowichan (Screenshot).

Fatal crash on Vancouver Island claims life of driver

Coroners office has confirmed that one person is dead following a serious crash Thursday morning

Heavy smoke rises from a fatal car fire alongside Hwy 18 Thursday morning between Duncan and Lake Cowichan (Screenshot).
At least one B.C. company celebrated May 4th with some sweet treats from a galaxy far, far away. (Empire Donuts/Instagram)

May the fourth be with you: B.C. company bakes up sweet treats

Victoria’s Empire Donuts quickly sold out of their Star Wars themed items

At least one B.C. company celebrated May 4th with some sweet treats from a galaxy far, far away. (Empire Donuts/Instagram)
(Erin Haluschak/Comox Valley Record)

VIDEO: Man dead after motorcycle hits city bus

Bus damaged, RCMP cannot confirm if others on the bus were injured

(Erin Haluschak/Comox Valley Record)
Residents have been taking advantage of all of this sunshine. Daisy McMurray took this photo of kites at Esquimalt Lagoon in Victoria. (Submitted)

16 temperature records broken around B.C. on Thursday

Agassiz broke a record that goes back more than 100 years

Residents have been taking advantage of all of this sunshine. Daisy McMurray took this photo of kites at Esquimalt Lagoon in Victoria. (Submitted)
The man was arrested near Victoria High School (Nicole Crescenzi/Black Press Media)

Man arrested at gunpoint outside Vic High

Police were called after he allegedly threatened a teacher with a knife

The man was arrested near Victoria High School (Nicole Crescenzi/Black Press Media)
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Saanich man arrested in cross-border drug smuggling operation

William Milton Barnes of Greater Victoria faces multiple charges following six-month investigation

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DNA sheds new light on 30-year-old B.C. murder mystery

Police in Washington release sketch of suspect in murder of Victoria sweethearts

(Twitter/Caleb Hutton/EverettHerald)
Cadets take part in marksmanship competition at CFB Esquimalt

Cadets take part in marksmanship competition at CFB Esquimalt

Winning teams advanced to the national championships to be held May 7-10 in Victoria

Cadets take part in marksmanship competition at CFB Esquimalt
B.C., Alberta clash as Kinder Morgan suspends Trans Mountain work

B.C., Alberta clash as Kinder Morgan suspends Trans Mountain work

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley promises “serious economic consequences” for B.C.

B.C., Alberta clash as Kinder Morgan suspends Trans Mountain work
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Victoria weather: rain with risk of thunderstorm

Grab your umbrella, the rain will continue through the end of next week

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Victoria Royals blanked 7-0 by Tri-City

Team falls flat at home in opening game of second round playoff action

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