Victoria News Last 7 days

Natives give nod to LNG

Mar 27, 2017 / 9:19 am

A First Nation on Vancouver Island has approved a proposed liquefied natural gas export facility on its traditional territories. Members of the Huu-ay-aht First...

Wolf beach reopens

Mar 25, 2017 / 12:41 pm

UPDATE 12:41 P.M. A popular section of a national park on Vancouver Island that was closed following a wolf attack last week has re-opened. Parks Canada says...

26 years, still missing

Mar 25, 2017 / 7:16 am

Michael Dunahee's family isn't giving up hope. Dunahee, then four, went missing at a Victoria playground 26 years ago and has not been seen since....

Wolves force beach closure

Mar 24, 2017 / 3:30 pm

A popular section of beach along the West Coast of Vancouver Island has been closed after a wolf attacked a dog in a national park. Parks Canada says in a...

Pitched into chilly ocean

Mar 24, 2017 / 3:28 pm

UPDATE: 3:25 p.m. A dramatic rescue in the waters of Cowichan Bay ended a traumatic event for a family of four on Thursday night. Capt. Dave Bowes of the Joint...

A dark day this weekend

Mar 24, 2017 / 8:30 am

B.C. residents are being asked to take an hour to help the planet. Thousands of British Columbians are being urged to join others around the world in turning...

Logger mauled by grizzly

Mar 23, 2017 / 7:15 pm

UPDATE: 7:15 p.m. A man working in the forest on British Columbia's central coast was mauled by a grizzly bear Wednesday. Sgt. Scott Norris with the B.C....

64 pipeline side deals

Mar 23, 2017 / 1:31 pm

The British Columbia government says it has completed benefit agreements with 90 per cent of the eligible First Nations along four proposed natural gas pipeline...

Top cop to face discipline

Mar 23, 2017 / 12:22 pm

Two retired judges have determined there is enough evidence for allegations of misconduct against Victoria's suspended police chief to hold disciplinary...

Pitching a new bridge

Mar 22, 2017 / 1:17 pm

The B.C. Conservative Party wants to build bridges – literally. Party spokesman John Twigg proposed at a campaign event in Nanaimo Monday building a...

Clark 'shocked' by attack

Mar 22, 2017 / 11:30 am

B.C. Premier Christy Clark says she's "shocked and saddened" by the terror attack in London Wednesday. "British Columbia's ties with the...

Fighting to clear his name

Mar 22, 2017 / 6:31 am

An El Salvadoran man who spent two years in a British Columbia church to avoid deportation over alleged terrorism links is fighting the federal government in...

Racist posters on campus

Mar 22, 2017 / 6:20 am

Police are investigating racist posters distributed at Vancouver Island University. Posters with Nazi imagery and swastikas were removed from the campus on...

Mixing a deadly cocktail

Mar 22, 2017 / 6:10 am

Mixing alcohol and energy drinks can have deadly consequences, according to a University of Victoria study. The practice increases the risk of falls, car...

Screaming, injured woman

Mar 21, 2017 / 8:24 am

A woman has been seriously injured and a man is in custody following what RCMP in Campbell River describe as a break-in at a home in that east coast Vancouver...