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Oak Bay race organizers hope for financial rebound

Oak Bay race organizers hope for financial rebound

Half Marathon lost $15,000 this year

Municipal auditor plan questioned by regional mayors

Premier Christy Clark says a municipal auditor would be established by the province to help highlight cost savings measures.

Victoria and Saanich plan joint council meeting for September

An historic meeting set for Sept. 7 isn’t about amalgamating the region’s two largest municipalities. But when Victoria city councillors play host to their counterparts from Saanich, the hope is the experience will be positive enough to make the joint meetings a biannual affair.

'N' driver busted doing 163 km/h on Pat Bay

“The speed which this young man was driving is unbelievable. At that speed your reaction time to an impending collision is greatly reduced to fractions of seconds,” says Sgt. Dean Jantzen.

UVic study tracks pot’s role in crashes

Researcher suggests data could have impact provincial regulations the way initial alcohol studies did
MLA Iain Black leaving politics

MLA Iain Black leaving politics

Port Moody-Coquitlam MLA Iain Black is resigning his seat to take a new job as CEO of the Vancouver Board of Trade. Premier Christy Clark said she is "delighted and saddened" to see the MLA who succeeded her as Port Moody-area MLA leave politics.

Alcohol blamed for Saturday crash that sent motorcycle tumbling along Trans-Canada

Saanich police say nobody was seriously hurt in a remarkable crash around 2:15 a.m. on Saturday when a motorcycle rear-ended a car on the Trans-Canada Highway.

CRD seeking information on deer damage

Public invited to share negative experiences with the animals

Victoria Hospital Foundation blames postal strike for lagging donations

The foundation has raised less than half of the $361,000 needed to purchase the equipment, used to create a 3D map of a patient’s surgical site. The imagery allows doctors to focus on the exact location they need to reach during an operation.

External review to examine VGH newborn death

An independent, external review into case of a infant death during childbirth has been commissioned by the Vancouver Island Health Authority.