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Several new blazes sparked over the weekend

Wildfire conditions remain stable in B.C., although several new blazes sparked

Capital Park development in Victoria moving closer to fruition

Neighbourhood library and Red Barn Market slated to open in January

Raging fire in VW van causes excitement on Wark Street in Victoria

Firefighters from nearby hall arrive quickly but blaze already fully involved

  • Jul 23rd, 2017

Man arrested after Cecelia Road standoff in Victoria

Possible danger of weapons prompts full emergency response

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Rockland residents rally
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Superior Street apartment fire
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Del Manak officially sworn in as VicPD chief constable
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Pepper spray incident downtown Victoria
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70 years later, the Martlet’s still telling stories that matter

Newspaper fosters new student journalists at the University of Victoria

  • Jul 22nd, 2017

CAO’s $249,828 salary tops District of Saanich’s top 10 earners in 2016

Municipality paid $99 million in wages and benefits for 2016

Sooke Road reopens after two-vehicle crash

Traffic was closed in both direction for several hours Saturday

UNDER EVACUATION: Some stay behind to protect their homes

A look at why those told to leave during an emergency decide to stay inside the evacuation zone

You otter name this sea otter pup

Help the Vancouver Aquarium choose a name for its newest sea otter rescue

  • Jul 22nd, 2017

Man attacked by grizzly bear north of Van. Island

BC Ferry captain says punching bear in nose helped save his life

Loon Lake waits to go home

Loon Lake residents still wait and wonder when they can go home

Complete campfire ban still in place

Conservation officers patrolling Maple Ridge, coastal area

UNDER EVACUATION: Trip of a lifetime on hold for North Delta-born evacuee

A cancelled father-daughter trip to Europe would have cost a 150 Mile family thousands without help

Feds urged to streamline abandoned boat regulations

A “convoluted process of red tape,” says Sooke Coun. Rick Kasper

Lightning causes 32 more fires in B.C.’s southern Interior

About 316,000 hectares has burned in the Cariboo and Chilcotin regions of the province

Victoria eyes deer population count

Report suggests deer-human conflicts are on the rise

  • Jul 21st, 2017

Sean Spicer resigns as White House press secretary

Spicer’s daily press briefings had become must-see television until recent weeks