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Langford native challenges longtime mayor

Langford native challenges longtime mayor

While it’s a long shot, Goodmanson is Stew Young’s only challenger for the mayor’s seat after fellow mayoral candidate Dan Oickle dropped out of the race Thursday for personal reasons
Island's seventh Urgent and Primary Care Centre opens at Gorge Road Hospital

Island's seventh Urgent and Primary Care Centre opens at Gorge Road Hospital

Centre at 63 Gorge Rd. East is open to anyone who needs care for a condition requiring attention within 12 to 24 hours and who does not have a family physician or nurse practitioner.
Construction mentorship program now taking applications

Construction mentorship program now taking applications

Building Builders program connects workers with mentors and offers one-to-one coaching, job leads and work experience in all of the construction trades
Blood trail leads police to injured person downtown

Blood trail leads police to injured person downtown

Officers were initially called to a bus stop in the 1200-block of Esquimalt Road after a passerby spotted a large pool of blood
Swim club's parkas stolen from Oak Bay front porch

Swim club's parkas stolen from Oak Bay front porch

The parkas are black with the names of individual swimmers on them, as well as the name of the club on the front and back
Crane hauls to surface fishboat that sank off San Juan Island

Crane hauls to surface fishboat that sank off San Juan Island

The Aleutian Isle was brought alongside a barge and is being taken to shallower waters where it’s easier to remove fuel and rigging
Port Hardy ER closed until Tuesday evening due to limited staffing

Port Hardy ER closed until Tuesday evening due to limited staffing

Anyone experiencing a medical emergency in the Port Hardy area is advised to call 911 or, if possible, proceed to Port McNeill Hospital Emergency Department
Police watchdog probes incident where arrested woman injured

Police watchdog probes incident where arrested woman injured

The IIO is asking anyone with information, or with video or dashcam footage, to call its witness line toll-free at 1-855-446-8477
Mother pushing stroller hit and seriously injured by left-turning vehicle in Saanich

Mother pushing stroller hit and seriously injured by left-turning vehicle in Saanich

The children were unhurt in the crash, which occurred around 7 p.m.
Man arrested in Nanaimo after firing BB gun at police

Man arrested in Nanaimo after firing BB gun at police

Man fired pellet that bounced off patrol car and hit an officer's leg. When more officers arrived, he continued to fire.