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Emergency crews responding to a downtown Kelowna construction site after a crane fell on Monday, July 12. (Michael Rodriguez/Capital News)

UPDATE: Multiple deaths reported after ‘catastrophic’ crane collapse in Kelowna

The City of Kelowna has declared a local state of emergency, several buildings remain evacuated

 

After multiple sweeps of the building, emergency crews determined that it was safe for construction workers to return inside. (Jane Skrypnek/News Staff)

UPDATE: Construction site given all clear after Hazmat finds nothing

Workers evacuated after feeling burning in their noses and throats

 

Fire crews tackle a blaze at Big O Tires on the West Shore on Sept. 8. (Black Press Media photo)

WATCH: Island Highway reopens after Big O Tire catches fire, sends employee to hospital

Fire started when employees were working on a vehicle’s fuel tank, says fire chief

 

Police and fire vehicles are on scene near the intersection of West Saanich Road and Glanford Avenue. (Devon Bidal/News Staff)

UPDATED: Fire crews extinguish balcony fire in 4300-block of West Saanich Road

Dark smoke could be seen coming from the apartment building

Police and fire vehicles are on scene near the intersection of West Saanich Road and Glanford Avenue. (Devon Bidal/News Staff)
Firefighters douse hotspots inside a home that went up in flames on Thursday. (Kendra Crighton/News Staff)

PHOTOS: Bystander alerts Saanich residents of house fire

Fire crews extinguish blaze in 500-block of Walter Avenue

Firefighters douse hotspots inside a home that went up in flames on Thursday. (Kendra Crighton/News Staff)
A plane drops fire suppressant onto the wildfire at Mill Hill regional park. (@chadhip/Twitter)

UPDATED: CRD closes Mill Hill Park as crews battle wildfire

Langford Fire Rescue asking people to avoid the area

A plane drops fire suppressant onto the wildfire at Mill Hill regional park. (@chadhip/Twitter)
Police are on scene at 1502 Fulford-Ganges Rd. on Salt Spring Island. (Gulf Islands Driftwood photo)
Police are on scene at 1502 Fulford-Ganges Rd. on Salt Spring Island. (Gulf Islands Driftwood photo)
Emergency crews are responding to a crash on Elk Lake Drive in Saanich. (Cynthia Johnson/Twitter)

One person taken to hospital after crash on Elk Lake Drive

Emergency vehicles are blocked access to the area for about 30 minutes

Emergency crews are responding to a crash on Elk Lake Drive in Saanich. (Cynthia Johnson/Twitter)
The B.C. Coroners Service is on scene in Esquimalt. (Laura Cross/Black Press Media)

Coroner on scene in Esquimalt

VicPD investigation ongoing

The B.C. Coroners Service is on scene in Esquimalt. (Laura Cross/Black Press Media)
UPDATED: Crews extinguish fire in Esquimalt apartment building

UPDATED: Crews extinguish fire in Esquimalt apartment building

The Esquimalt Fire Rescue and Victoria police are currently on scene

UPDATED: Crews extinguish fire in Esquimalt apartment building
Victoria fire crews are working to put out a fire in the 200-block of Robert Street in Victoria West that started at around 8:40 p.m. on April 28. (Kendra Crighton/News Staff)

UPDATED: Crews ‘turn corner’ in battling heritage house blaze, gaining the upper hand

Deputy Fire Chief Dan Atkinson says it will be several more hours before fire is extinguished

Victoria fire crews are working to put out a fire in the 200-block of Robert Street in Victoria West that started at around 8:40 p.m. on April 28. (Kendra Crighton/News Staff)
Victoria Fire Investigators and Victoria police are currently on scene in the 200-block of Gorge Road East. (Devon Bidal)

VicPD arrests one man after reports of explosion in apartment building

According to VicPD the man’s arrest is not connected to the explosion

Victoria Fire Investigators and Victoria police are currently on scene in the 200-block of Gorge Road East. (Devon Bidal)
A “serious collision” has shut down Highway 97 in both directions just south of Prince George. (Observer File Photo)

One dead in multi-vehicle collision involving logging truck on northern B.C. highway

DriveBC says highway expected to remain closed until 8 p.m.

A “serious collision” has shut down Highway 97 in both directions just south of Prince George. (Observer File Photo)
One person into custody after incident in 1300-block of Hillside Avenue
One person into custody after incident in 1300-block of Hillside Avenue
Saanich police and the ERT responded to a 911 call from a potentially-armed aggravated man in the lobby of Pearkes Arena Wednesday night. Keri Coles/BLACK PRESS

Man apprehended after police standoff at Pearkes Arena in Saanich

A large presence of heavily-armed police surrounded the arena Wednesday night

Saanich police and the ERT responded to a 911 call from a potentially-armed aggravated man in the lobby of Pearkes Arena Wednesday night. Keri Coles/BLACK PRESS