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Victoria man arrested in connection with Sidney stabbing

Victoria man arrested in connection with Sidney stabbing

RCMP: “We would like Sidney residents to know this was not a random act.”
B.C. children's rep threatens ex-staffer who spoke out about boy's death with legal action

B.C. children's rep threatens ex-staffer who spoke out about boy's death with legal action

Jason Gratl says his client, Jody Bauche, is legally protected to speak about matters of Dontay Patrick Lucas’s death.
Fee dispute by B.C.'s eye doctors could threaten treatment for 20,000 seniors

Fee dispute by B.C.'s eye doctors could threaten treatment for 20,000 seniors

Retinal specialists calls the proposed fee code changes by its regulatory body unfair and unprecedented.
Les Leyne: Evidence is in: Bring back school police-liaison programs

Les Leyne: Evidence is in: Bring back school police-liaison programs

The liaison program should be adjusted to reflect racial and minority sensitivities and reintroduced in short order.
Parents of boy who died in care say apprehensions need more oversight

Parents of boy who died in care say apprehensions need more oversight

Oliver Ratchford, 6, died just days after he was removed from the family home
'You always think I'll never get caught': Crofton senior tells how she was conned

'You always think I'll never get caught': Crofton senior tells how she was conned

Marlaine Williams of Crofton was scammed out of $8,550 by a fraudster who told her there had been a dozen attempts to get money from her bank account
CRD takes steps to purchase Brentwood Bay strip mall for affordable housing

CRD takes steps to purchase Brentwood Bay strip mall for affordable housing

The location, which is close to transit and other services, had long been marked for densification in the municipality’s official community plan.
Greater Victoria real estate sales, inventory up in 'glimmers' of spring market

Greater Victoria real estate sales, inventory up in 'glimmers' of spring market

The number of properties for sale through the Victoria Real Estate Board’s multiple listing service climbed by more than 500 from the same period last year.
B.C. announces minimum nurse-to-patient ratios, $237M to recruit and retain staff

B.C. announces minimum nurse-to-patient ratios, $237M to recruit and retain staff

The nursing ratios will be a first for Canada, says B.C.'s health minister.
GoFundMe launched for Vancouver firefighter who had leg amputated due to flesh-eating disease

GoFundMe launched for Vancouver firefighter who had leg amputated due to flesh-eating disease

The community is rallying to support a family struck by tragedy.