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Charges laid against Nanaimo woman after man stabbed in the head

Charges laid against Nanaimo woman after man stabbed in the head

The 27-year-old victim remains in stable condition in hospital.
Saanich workers vote for strike action if agreement isn't reached

Saanich workers vote for strike action if agreement isn't reached

CUPE 2011, which represents Saanich municipal workers, says members voted 94 per cent of striking.
Doctor shortage puts pressure on NDP to fulfil promise of a second B.C. medical school

Doctor shortage puts pressure on NDP to fulfil promise of a second B.C. medical school

One expert says more immediate solutions are more important than a new school.
More B.C. public sector workers threaten to strike as BCGEU job action continues

More B.C. public sector workers threaten to strike as BCGEU job action continues

The Professional Employees Association, representing 1,200 licensed professionals, said it is prepared to join the BCGEU’s targeted strike, which started Monday.
Cleanup continues on sunken fishing boat east of Victoria in Haro Strait

Cleanup continues on sunken fishing boat east of Victoria in Haro Strait

The oil sheen from a sunken boat appears to have dissipated, officials say, but there are still concerns about the impact on marine life around the Haro Strait spill site.
Killer of Langford teen Kimberly Proctor again denied day parole

Killer of Langford teen Kimberly Proctor again denied day parole

The parole board found Kruse Wellwood, now 28, remains at high risk for violent and sexual reoffending.
M5 yacht a big visitor for Mill Bay Marina

M5 yacht a big visitor for Mill Bay Marina

The M5, said to be the world’s largest single-masted sailing yacht, was moored at Mill Bay Marina on Tuesday. Its mast is an impressive 290 feet tall, said patbaywebcam.com , which features links to marine and other sites.
Motorcyclist in hospital with life-threatening injuries after crash in Victoria

Motorcyclist in hospital with life-threatening injuries after crash in Victoria

Investigators are looking to speak with witnesses or anyone who has dashcam footage of the area around Cook and Finlayson streets from about 6:45 a.m. Wednesday.
Three-vehicle crash snarls traffic on Trans-Canada Highway near Tillicum Road

Three-vehicle crash snarls traffic on Trans-Canada Highway near Tillicum Road

The highway was fully reopened about 9:15 a.m., Saanich police said.
Esquimalt wants out of policing agreement with Victoria

Esquimalt wants out of policing agreement with Victoria

The agreement has been contentious ever since the province forced the merger of the two municipalities’ departments in 2002.