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Westshore Towing kept busy on local roads and Malahat

Many towed vehicles did not have winter tires

Avoid ‘branch failure’ – get out the hockey stick to clear snow from trees

Certain species of pine and cedar are susceptible to branch failure under snow

Panthers on the prowl for playoff spot

Rogers Hometown Hockey comes to Panorama Friday

  • Feb 12, 2019
Fox McGrigor during the 2019 Vancouver Island Region Championships
Metal detectors seek lost wedding ring
Man declared deceased at Oak Bay marina, police confirm
Oak Bay Fire Chief Darren Hughes on Cockle's retirement

And the snowiest community on Vancouver Island is…

Black Press reporters break out their tape measures to determine winter warrior bragging rights

Greater Victoria snowfall breaks 2014 record

More than 20 centimetres closes Greater Victoria schools, cancels flights

UPDATE: Power restored at Victoria International Airport

Many flights still cancelled due to snowy weather

Another snow day for Greater Victoria following night of snow fall

A rundown of closures and cancellations for Tuesday, February 12

Langford mayor promises more parking in years ahead

Residents voicing concerns about parking issues

Another snow day for Greater Victoria students

SD62 announces Tuesday closures with a video tweet

UPDATE: Vancouver Island schools and colleges closed Tuesday

WATCH: School superintendent delivers Snow Day message in song

Fake Facebook account impersonates Victoria Mayor Lisa Helps

Helps impersonator causes confusion for Victoria residents

Slick roads, whiteout conditions halt drivers across Greater Victoria

Up to 25 cm expected across the region this evening and overnight

Oak Bay council postpones

Meeting will be held on Wednesday instead

More BC Transit delays, route closures caused by heavy snowfall

BC Transit is still servicing the University of Victoria