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Rain storm floods roads, several parks and sports fields closed; another storm on horizon

Rain storm floods roads, several parks and sports fields closed; another storm on horizon

Despite lack of detail for third heavy rainfall, expected early Tuesday, forecasters urge maximum caution, vigilance and readiness for a "very strong storm and swell"
100 to 200 mm of rain forecast for north and west coasts of Vancouver Island beginning early Tuesday

100 to 200 mm of rain forecast for north and west coasts of Vancouver Island beginning early Tuesday

Rain should ease by Wednesday night
Youths report being robbed at gunpoint; police forces team up to arrest suspect

Youths report being robbed at gunpoint; police forces team up to arrest suspect

Island players among national field-hockey team stranded in South Africa due to virus variant

Island players among national field-hockey team stranded in South Africa due to virus variant

"We are now essentially stuck in South Africa with no flight options available to get home due to the border closures and flight restrictions placed upon South Africa."
Crowds come out for Santa parade despite downpour

Crowds come out for Santa parade despite downpour

Plenty of umbrellas line parade route along Belleville Street and Government Street in Victoria.
Jack Knox: Channel your inner Lasso (but not your outer train robber)

Jack Knox: Channel your inner Lasso (but not your outer train robber)

Today, men either go clean-shaven or look like hairy lumberjacks
Plans for up to 2,200 homes plus business sites at Nanaimo's largest block of undeveloped land

Plans for up to 2,200 homes plus business sites at Nanaimo's largest block of undeveloped land

Proposal goes to step, a public hearing
Break-out year for Victoria-based Blockstream; helped to create El Salvador's Bitcoin system

Break-out year for Victoria-based Blockstream; helped to create El Salvador's Bitcoin system

Blockstream builds the products — networks, storage, mining operations and transaction settling technology — that make cryptocurrency Bitcoin usable for all manner of transactions
Anatomy of a rescue: How heroic strangers saved injured Surrey family from a mudslide

Anatomy of a rescue: How heroic strangers saved injured Surrey family from a mudslide

Amid health problems, finding safety and a calling at Nigel House

Amid health problems, finding safety and a calling at Nigel House