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Victoria budtenders become first private cannabis workers to unionize in Canada

Two of seven Clarity Cannabis storefronts vote to join UFCW 1518 union

KABU ridesharing company hopes to launch in Victoria in next three months

The company is the first to be approved to operate province-wide

Conservative asks Victoria MP if she ever ‘considered’ sex work in parliamentary debate

MP Arnold Viersen went on to apologize to Laurel Collins after being warned by deputy speaker.

Anti-tax group calls for no federal funds for Prince Harry, Meghan Markle while in Canada

Buckingham Palace announced on Saturday that the couple would be giving up public funding

Intense winds en route to Greater Victoria

Winter storm warning in effect for east and west regions while wind warning to hit south and north

MLA Adam Olsen named interim BC Green Party leader

Adam Olsen, MLA for Saanich North and the Island, says election for new leader to begin in January

Victoria woman wins court battle to keep job title of ‘death midwife’

Pashta MaryMoon has been in the business of death midwivery for 40 years

VIDEO: Grizzly bears fight along northern B.C. highway in rare footage

Cari McGillivray posted the head-turning video, shot near Stewart, B.C., to social media

Terrace and Agassiz smash 95-year-old warm weather records

Nearly 30 weather records were broken Friday, as the province heats up

Police offer $100,000 reward to find gangster wanted in 2009 B.C. strip mall shooting

Conor D'Monte, formerly of the UN gang, is wanted in the death of Red Scorpions' Kevin LeClair

End ‘exploitative’ parking fees at B.C. hospitals, group says

HospitalPayParking.ca is criticizing a new contract between health authorities and Impark

New chair of Metro Vancouver board is Burnaby councillor

The 40-person board is made up of elected officials from 21 cities and one First Nation

Langley, Surrey without Operation Red Nose for 2nd year

You can still get a ride home from other communities, the national organization said

B.C.’s homeless, vulnerable only receive adequate care when nearing death: study

Researchers out of the University of Victoria spent more than 300 hours with 25 homeless, barely-housed people with life-threatening sicknesses

2 charged for feeding bear Tim Horton’s timbits

Court documents show that Randy Scott and Megan Hiltz have both been charged with feeding or attempting to feed dangerous wildlife.

Mt. Hicks fire 15% contained, continues to burn north of Agassiz

The fire, suspected to be caused by a vehicle with a flat tire, not threatening any structures

UPDATED: Freeway reopened after serious crash between Langley and Surrey

Highway closed after collision involved a car and semi-truck just west of 200th Street.

VIDEO: Rare orca sighting at Victoria’s Inner Harbour

Four orcas spotted swimming around the harbour - getting closer than usual

Stage 1 watering restrictions kick in today in Metro Vancouver

As of May 1, Metro Vancouver residents can only water lawns two days a week instead of three

Metro Vancouver board members backtrack on pay raise, retirement hike

Despite previous vote in favour, members now oppose bylaw to retroactively raise pensions