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Prehistoric fish found near Sooke named after amateur collector

The fish lived about 25 million years ago, scientists say

Sooke residents can now report crime online

Sooke RCMP to follow up if they require more information

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Trudeau says he made a mistake.

Suspect sought after $1,500 in tools taken from Langford Lowe’s

West Shore RCMP asking for public’s help in identifying this man

VicPD chief signs new contract, extends term until end of 2024

Victoria Mayor happy with reappointment says it comes at time with ‘significant challenges’

Unfiled cases could backlog B.C. provincial court system

Provincial court registry and proceedings in Victoria have reopened

Suicide rate significantly higher in veterinary industry

West Shore vet techs urge public to be patient, kind

Three West Shore fire rescue teams looking for new recruits

Metchosin, Colwood and Sooke open doors for volunteer firefighters

Homeless need respite from wildfire smoke, says Victoria councillor

Councillor pushes for year-round emergency shelter access

NDP-Green agreement provides stability during pandemic: Furstenau

She replaces Andrew Weaver, who stepped aside in January to sit as an Independent in the legislature

B.C. First Nations call on privacy commissioner to release community COVID-19 data

An application has been made to the office of the information and privacy commissioner

Laura-Lynn Tyler Thompson named new leader of Christian Heritage Party of BC

Television and online personality acclaimed as new leader at party AGM in Abbotsford on Monday

Vehicle impounded after crash, Langford man could face charges for impaired driving

Police on scene at crash after witness reported a possible impaired driver

Vancouver Island protesters call B.C.’s response to new old-growth report a ‘diversion’

Port Renfrew blockade continues as protesters want Fairy Creek Watershed included in deferral areas

UPDATED: Body of 28-year-old Saanich man recovered by police divers at Elk Lake

Tim Elliot had been missing since Saturday evening, no foul play is suspected.

UPDATED: Victoria police search Beacon Hill Park for suspect in stabbing

One person sent to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries