Victoria News

Excitement building around Esquimalt Town Square

Residential, commercial and library project will add vibrancy, amenities to area, mayor says

 

Laid-off hotel workers begin hunger strike demanding job protection

Laid-off workers not sure what they'll do when government support programs end

  • Aug 10, 2020

 

VicPD investigating two stabbings after confrontation in Centennial Square

Two men in hospital, one with life-threatening injuries

  • Aug 10, 2020

 

Victoria’s top 10 worst intersections for crashes in 2019

Last year saw 2,560 crashes in Victoria

  • Aug 10, 2020

Gaps in the system: Youth cope with homelessness in Greater Victoria

Four-part series will look at youth homelessness in the region

  • Aug 8, 2020

Museum asks British Columbians for COVID-19 nature observations

Royal BC Museum collects information as part of ongoing pandemic project

  • Aug 8, 2020

Fate of newspaper boxes in Victoria to be decided in September

The motion to remove newspaper boxes will be heard at the Sept. 3 meeting

  • Aug 7, 2020

Homeless woman sentenced to 18 months in jail for selling drugs to Victoria police officer

Officer paid $20 for a substance consisting of heroin, fentanyl and caffeine

  • Aug 7, 2020

Lifestyle Market workers get hazard pay, paid sick days after voting in collective agreement

Agreement ends months of negotiations amid pandemic

  • Aug 7, 2020

New development will pay homage to fallen World War One pilot

1015 Cook St. will become 28 market rental homes with mural

  • Aug 7, 2020

PHOTOS: VicPD hoping to reunite stolen goods with owners after seizing items during traffic stop

Items recovered after officers stopped a vehicle driven by known property offender

  • Aug 7, 2020

Police looking for witnesses of alleged assault in Burnside Gorge’s Cecila Ravine

Concerned woman pushed to the ground, had phone broken while taking a photo of a dog

  • Aug 7, 2020

Ride-hailing app KABU launches in Victoria

Customers required to wear masks at all times in vehicles

  • Aug 7, 2020

UPDATED: Three injured in Douglas Street crash involving impaired driver

Driver failed sobriety test, passenger arrested for possession of a controlled substance

  • Aug 7, 2020

VicPD officer cleared of any wrongdoing after teen suspect’s ankle broken during arrest

IIO investigators determined teen was resisting arrest

  • Aug 7, 2020

Victoria council avoids 2020 deficit by deferring over $20 million in capital projects

The city will move ahead with hiring for two new positions

  • Aug 7, 2020

Downtown Victoria’s on-street parking time limits, rates back in effect

City reinstates restrictions, extends reduced rates for parkades and other metered areas

  • Aug 6, 2020

LOCATED: 38-year-old man last seen near Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre

Victoria police have found An Phi Nguyen safely

  • Aug 6, 2020

PHOTOS: Families, spectators wave goodbye to Navy Task Force from Victoria shorelines

HCMS Winnipeg and HCMS Regina sailing to Hawaiian training exercise, further deployments

  • Aug 6, 2020

Teachers need more time to prepare for fall reopening, says Greater Victoria Teachers’ Association

GVTA president says class schedules need to be reworked for cohort model

  • Aug 6, 2020