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Blind Parksville man learns to trust new four-legged partner

Canadian National Institute for the Blind introduces first group of guide dogs

Victoria fundraiser looking for menstrual products

The Period Posse is running a 10-day campaign to help people who can’t afford pricey necessities

Dog killed by gunshot north of Courtenay – Crime Stoppers

Police seeking help from public after dog found dead near mouth of Oyster River on Nov. 27

  • Dec 13, 2018
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The kindness of trees
Oak Bay Fire Chief Dave Cockle retiring after more than three decades
Kevin Murdoch wins Oak Bay mayoral race in 2018 Municipal Election
Trees Dispensary team discuss favourite cannabis products and the path forward after legalization

Oak Bay’s Spandads help give new life to used bikes

Local cycling club is donating 100 bikes worldwide to those in need

  • Dec 13, 2018

Man in his 60s dies in ATV accident north of Parksville

BC Coroners Service investigating the death

More affordable housing for Indigenous residents coming to Langford

40 units will be added to Station Avenue development

Reader Response: Victoria’s wages not meeting general needs

Victoria was recently ranked as one of the worst cities in B.C. to work in due to low average income

Still no extreme weather shelter in Sooke

Coun. Ebony Login appointed as council liaison to address the issue

Readers divided in response to anti-refugee posters in Victoria

Posters found in bus stops on Douglas Street spark online debate

Unique jewels, coins stolen from Sidney home

RCMP seeking public’s assistance in recovering items stolen earlier this month

Former Peninsula hockey coach hit by car in Beijing

Former Panther Justin Isaac needs second operation, friends set up GoFundMe to bring him home

10 bags of donated Christmas toys stolen from Salvation Army

Victoria location reported theft to VicPD on Dec. 11

Downtown Victoria Business Association believes in the value of Christmas lights

The general public have mixed feelings after city council motioned to reevaluate decoration costs

Victoria Police, BC Transit educate drivers on bus lanes

Cops pull over commuters using Douglas Street bus lanes

More storms brewing for Greater Victoria

Police warn drivers and pedestrians to use precaution during expected rain and winds

Capital Regional District moves pipeline to save up to 50 trees

Move comes after short but intense lobbying efforts from Grange Road residents

Esquimalt man arrested for child pornography

42-year-old man’s residence searched by VicPD units on Dec. 5

Young girls fight STEM stigma with hackathon

Three SD62 middle schools took part in the Hackergal Hackathon