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Island Health adds Langford Lake to beach water quality warnings

Island Health adds Langford Lake to beach water quality warnings

Meanwhile, second sample in Esquimalt comes back better, but still way over limit
Unconfirmed cougar sighting in Oak Bay a reminder wildlife is among us

Unconfirmed cougar sighting in Oak Bay a reminder wildlife is among us

Police patrols net no further sightings of wildcat
Oak Bay raises Canadian flag at historic cenotaph to honour D-Day

Oak Bay raises Canadian flag at historic cenotaph to honour D-Day

Event includes Canadian Scottish Regiment, mayor and council, police and fire departments
UVic project looks to enhance Canada's decarbonization modelling

UVic project looks to enhance Canada's decarbonization modelling

Multimillion dollar boost equips project with more tools for studying net-zero pathways
Denman Island resident calls for ferry overhaul after brother's agonizing ride

Denman Island resident calls for ferry overhaul after brother's agonizing ride

“…the lack of ferry service on May 2 was unnecessary and inexcusable”
Greater Victoria mourns loss of vibrant voice of music

Greater Victoria mourns loss of vibrant voice of music

Family announces death of longtime Victoria radio host Dylan Willows
West Shore RCMP seize replica gun, knife on well-being call

West Shore RCMP seize replica gun, knife on well-being call

Police plan to recommend weapons charges after a well-being call in Langford netted a loaded replica firearm.
Man given 3.5 years for role in 2022 beating and torture in Victoria

Man given 3.5 years for role in 2022 beating and torture in Victoria

Douglas Hughes and four others had beaten, branded and burned Oliver Nicholson for drug debt
Peninsula group ready for ‘all hands on deck’ fight against invasive crabs

Peninsula group ready for ‘all hands on deck’ fight against invasive crabs

South Island habitat restoration society encourages anyone to report European green crabs
Parents refute University of Victoria’s comments about daughter’s death

Parents refute University of Victoria’s comments about daughter’s death

Sidney McIntyre-Starko died of fentanyl poisoning in January