Victoria News

Greater Victoria-filmed show ‘Maid’ premieres Friday on Netflix

10-part series starts Oct. 1

  • Sep 28, 2021


3 active COVID-19 clusters in Greater Victoria schools

Ecole Poirier Elementary, Sir James Douglas Elementary, Ecole Victor-Brodeur affected

  • Sep 27, 2021


Island Health confirms positive COVID-19 cases among community facing homelessness

Call for the return of proper isolation spaces in hotels and shelters


UPDATE: Victoria officer in hospital with serious injuries after being hit by car

Pandora Avenue has reopened to traffic

  • Sep 27, 2021

Fall Go By Bike Week returns, announces new reconciliation ride

Local spokes-person says annual event is gearing up to be a hit

  • Sep 26, 2021

PHOTOS: Victoria plays permanent host to B.C. Law Enforcement Memorial

The 2021 memorial was held on Sunday

  • Sep 26, 2021

Royal BC Museum extends orca exhibit, implements vaccine requirement

Splashy feature exhibit will stay in town for a few more months

  • Sep 26, 2021

Millions of baby loungers recalled after 8 infant deaths

More than 3.3 million units sold in Canada and U.S.

Dozens of COVID-19 exposures reported in Greater Victoria schools since classes began

Exposures reported through crowdsourced independent tracker site

  • Sep 23, 2021

Moon Under Water doubles up as Greater Victoria breweries named among the best in Canada

B.C. brewers score 40 wins in national competition

  • Sep 23, 2021

B.C. government to mandate items such as mattresses and EV batteries are recyclable by 2023

But recycling is only one small step towards a cylindrical economy, says expert

  • Sep 22, 2021

Greater Victoria police team makes loud arrest of high-risk offender

Man wanted for multiple vehicle-as-weapon incidents arrested at city intersection Tuesday

  • Sep 22, 2021

B.C. parents crowdsourcing COVID-19 school exposures in lieu of provincial information

Health ministry choosing to only publicly report outbreaks, clusters

  • Sep 21, 2021

Crash snarls traffic at Quadra and View in Victoria

Emergency crews respond after two-vehicle crash

  • Sep 21, 2021

Salish Sea southern resident killer whale population now 73 after matriarch’s death

47-year-old orca Marina leaves three surviving offspring, two in next generation

  • Sep 21, 2021

CANADA VOTES: Polls now open in country’s 2021 federal snap election

Which party will be chosen to form the next government?

  • Sep 20, 2021

Chantel Moore’s family denounce liquid poured on police chief, call for refocus on memorial

Saturday event was to honour Moore, call for changes to policing

  • Sep 20, 2021

Highlands awarded by UBCM for work in sustainable asset management

Union of B.C. Municipalities Community Excellence Awards handed out virtually

  • Sep 20, 2021

RESULTS: Greater Victoria returns familiar faces to Ottawa

Local incumbents sweep election night results

  • Sep 20, 2021

VICTORIA: Laurel Collins vows to keep fighting with NDP for issues that matter to city residents

Incumbent sweeps to election victory ahead of runner-up Nikki Macdonald of the Liberal Party

  • Sep 20, 2021
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