Victoria News

Greater Victoria sees increase in overdose calls in 2020

Official says most deaths are in the suburbs, in garages and bedrooms

  • Jan 28, 2021


Potential COVID-19 exposure reported at Esquimalt elementary school

Possible exposure occurred Jan. 20 to 22

  • Jan 27, 2021


Stone carving found on Victoria beach confirmed as Indigenous ritual pillar

Discussion underway with the Esquimalt and Songhees about suitable final home for the artifact


Temporary shelter to resume at Victoria Save-On-Foods arena in March

BC Housing signed lease with GSL Group from Feb. 1 to May 30

  • Jan 27, 2021

Tips lead police to arrest convicted killer, robber near downtown Victoria

Two men were at large after failing to return to community facility

  • Jan 27, 2021

UPDATED: Victoria police make 22 arrests during #WarrantWednesday

VicPD says arrests part of warrant enforcement project

  • Jan 27, 2021

Victoria development in Fairfield features subsidized housing element

Public hearings this Thursday (Jan. 28) for proposals on Richardson Street and Heywood Avenue

  • Jan 27, 2021

VIDEO: Young woman sought after ‘spitting assault’ on Victoria bus driver

Suspect became irate after bus came to a sudden stop

  • Jan 27, 2021

Convicted killer and robber at large after failing to return to facility, warn Victoria police

Dean Reber, 60, and Jonathon Muzychka, 43, may be together

  • Jan 26, 2021

Our Place neighbourhood walks raise money for Greater Victoria homeless

2021 Coldest Night of the Year fundraiser goes virtual

  • Jan 26, 2021

PHOTOS: Check out Greater Victoria’s new wastewater treatment facilities

Long-awaited project has been up and running since late 2020

  • Jan 26, 2021

Royal BC Museum faces allegations of systemic racism, toxic work environment

Formal investigation, survey and training launched at museum

  • Jan 26, 2021

UPDATED: Power back up for vast majority of Greater Victoria

More than 3,700 Victoria and 1,000 West Shore properties impacted Tuesday

  • Jan 26, 2021

Victoria choirs team up for online concert fundraiser

Valdy among performers for free concert

  • Jan 26, 2021

Victoria woman earns provincial award for work with differently abled adults

Widening our World awards recognize community, inclusivity building

  • Jan 26, 2021

Victoria, Saanich and Oak Bay fire reach ‘modern’ service agreement

Negotiations to update 1980 firefighting agreement began in 2015, stalled in 2020

  • Jan 26, 2021

Community services tent returns, in new location near Victoria’s Beacon Hill Park

Homeless services tent installed on Cook Street

  • Jan 25, 2021

Court-registered sex offender arrested for breach of parole in Langford

Cameron Ratelle returned to correctional facility after female youth approached at bus stop

  • Jan 25, 2021

Death at Victoria encampment for people who are homeless deemed not suspicious

BC Coroners Service now investigating death at Royal Athletic Park Jan. 23

  • Jan 25, 2021

VicPD arrest man at gunpoint after firearm call

Man faces charges for breaching condition not to possess replica firearms

  • Jan 25, 2021