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Local grocers, Victoria Foundation raise over $30,000 for Food Rescue Project

Donation will go towards food insecure communities in region

Cycling advocates call for more pedestrian space, temporary bike lanes during pandemic

An increase in foot traffic means transportation needs to be prioritized, advocates say

Volunteers collect and deliver pet food across Greater Victoria during COVID-19 pandemic

Richard Hawkes has ‘food coming out of his ears’ and would love to help those in need

COVID-19 has been impacting Canadian economy since January

But full effects of pandemic won’t be known for months

Sooke creates local business directory during COVID-19 pandemic

District’s community update asks residents for vigilance during crisis

VIDEO: Man breaks up Saanich road rage fight

Two men were throwing punches on Tillicum Road

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Three thousand companies offer services in COVID-19 fight, Trudeau says
Thermal screener reads temperature without contact
Goats roam UK streets while virus keeps humans home
Victoria News Update

Mental Health: A look at a fractured system

In this special series, Black Press Media reporters share stories from across Greater Victoria

Saanich Peninsula Hospital to host new COVID-19 testing facilities

It is not clear yet when they will go into action

Three impaired drivers stopped in Saanich over one weekend

Drivers receive 90-day driving prohibition, month-long vehicle impound

Saanich police arrest suspect in arson spree near Camosun College Lansdowne campus

Calgary man in police custody waiting for a tele-bail hearing, constable says

West Shore RCMP seizes illegal drugs, imitation handguns in Colwood

One man and one woman arrested for weapons-related offences

Saanich man serving life sentence for double murder granted day parole

Derik Christopher Lord, convicted in 1992, fathered a child in custody

Three rescued after canoe capsizes near Oak Bay

Private vessel finds canoe, brings people ashore

No April Fool’s jokes from Black Press Media

Only factual stories to be printed, despite day calling for hilarity

UPDATED: Crash snarls early morning Malahat traffic

Incident backed up commuters near Okotoks Drive

West Shore podcast highlights COVID-19 pandemic and local businesses

Westshore Business podcast to look at how businesses handle COVID-19

Victoria councillors want city greenhouses used for food production during COVID-19

Couns. Ben Isitt and Jeremy Loveday are proposing new food security strategies