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VicPD to add medical professionals to support staff needing help

VicPD to add medical professionals to support staff needing help

The department is looking to bring in a psychological medical director and an occupational health nurse on a contract basis to support its officers and staff
Recycling-truck workers affected by fumes while loading plastics from VGH

Recycling-truck workers affected by fumes while loading plastics from VGH

View Royal Fire Department Chief Paul Hurst says a substance was released when the material was being compacted
Indecent acts reported on trails in West Shore

Indecent acts reported on trails in West Shore

A woman was walking on a trail in Havenwood Park about 5 p.m. Monday, near the 3400-block of Veterans Memorial Parkway, when she was approached by a man who exposed his genitals
New Belleville Street ferry terminal closer to reality, pushed along by U.S. security requirements

New Belleville Street ferry terminal closer to reality, pushed along by U.S. security requirements

On Tuesday, the province unveiled a one-month public input process as the government formulates a business case for redevelopment of the site
After a hot, dry summer, a reprieve is in the forecast

After a hot, dry summer, a reprieve is in the forecast

It’s been 64 days since Victoria had any significant rainfall, but some is in the forecast for Friday
Oops — ferry leaves port without its passengers

Oops — ferry leaves port without its passengers

About 25 of 34 foot passengers on the late-afternoon Friday sailing from Tsawwassen to Galiano were accidentally left behind.
Federal cabinet weighing whether to lift remaining COVID-19 travel measures

Federal cabinet weighing whether to lift remaining COVID-19 travel measures

Existing restrictions expire on Sept. 30; federal cabinet deciding whether to continue them beyond expiry
B.C. youth representative calls for data on mental health of children in care

B.C. youth representative calls for data on mental health of children in care

Candidate for B.C. NDP leader defends her campaign, says no rules broken

Candidate for B.C. NDP leader defends her campaign, says no rules broken

Elections B.C. said it is reviewing campaign’s activities
Island Health starts fall COVID-19 booster program focused on people at highest risk

Island Health starts fall COVID-19 booster program focused on people at highest risk

Invitations are being sent to people who have registered for vaccination