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Saanich farmers’ market ready to plow ahead in 2018

The market returns for its second year July 8 with some minor changes

Privacy lawyer warns against victim blaming in recent sextortion scams

Perpetrators get sexual photos of the victim and threaten to share them with friends and families

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Oak Bay offers refugee housing
Willows school playground officially opens
Elephant seal moults at Gonzales Beach in Victoria
Arborists release ladybugs in bid to fight nature with nature

Canadians swear off American-made goods, cancel trips to U.S. amid trade dispute

#BuyCanadian online campaign growing as trade stand-off causes resentment by many

Youth sailing program seeks docking facility in Sooke

Council to write letter of support to Sooke Harbour Authority

Celebrating the 120th Philippine Independence day

Local Filipino communities host first public celebration in Victoria

The new Johnson Street Bridge is featured in a rap music video

Local rapper Mr. ESQ used the bridge as the stage for a recent production

CREA cuts home sales forecast, May sales down 16.2% compared with year ago

Updated forecast came as CREA reported actual home sales in May hit a seven-year low

Amber Alert cancelled after girl, 7, found safe in Quebec

She was found shortly after Quebec provincial police issued the alert

RCMP find body of missing woman who fell into B.C. River

The body of Jessie Lavallee was found in the North Thompson River south of Barriere

  • Jun 16th, 2018

30 degrees and warmer forecasted with heat wave in B.C.

The weather could stay well into next week, according to Environment Canada

Search for mariners who capsized near Tofino now missing persons case

“Our thoughts are with the loved ones of the missing.”

‘It’s daunting:’ Family of paralyzed Broncos player preparing for next phase

Ryan Straschnitzki is undergoing physiotherapy in Philadelphia after becoming paralyzed in bus crash

Police will ‘thoroughly review’ recommendations in murder inquest: RCMP

Inquest jury recommended policies for ‘potential grievous bodily harm’ calls, and increased training

Cycling Without Age raises funds for program

Free rides for seniors coming to Sidney

Labour pains: cheap help is hard to find on Vancouver Island

Big Read: high demand for workers, lack of affordable living mean imperfect storm for businesses

Sooke firefighter earns top B.C. award

Cam Norris-Jones named B.C. Fire Training Officer of the Year

B.C. Indian Band moves toward becoming a dry reserve

Death of young Penticton man catalyst to work towards becoming alcohol and drug free reserve

  • Jun 15th, 2018