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Police investigate pet struck, killed in crosswalk

Investigators say the driver of a shuttle bus-type vehicle slowed down after he was yelled at, but then sped off.

Search for answers in humpback whale death

The whale will undergo a necropsy to determine whether it died of natural causes, or something else.

Emotional reunion after hikers lost for 2 days

A massive search ended on a heartwarming note as two women were reunited with family and friends after surviving in the wild for days.

B.C. couple helping California fire evacuees

They booked a relaxing getaway to northern California, only to find out the town they were travelling to was burned to the ground.

Bait Car program in B.C. busting car thieves by the dozens

Would a West Shore sea bus solve traffic woes?

Colwood's new mayor hasn't been on the job long, but he's already testing the waters on one of the region's longest-running problems.

Council to explore other options for Crystal Pool

While city staff move forward with an application to build a new rec centre beside the existing one, a new lot will also be explored.

Hundreds of new housing units coming to UVic

Student life can be stressful enough without worrying about accommodations, but many students at UVic will soon get some housing relief.

Liberals slam NDP's universal child care pilot

BC Liberals say the government's $10-a-day prototype misses the mark, and are asking why the province isn't opening new care spaces.

Heartless hoax: Another twist in alleged GoFundMe scam

Cashing in on charity: Couple, homeless man facing charges