Victoria News Staff

4.6 quake detected off coast of Vancouver Island

The small earthquake happened early Tuesday morning

VIDEO: B.C. police search for woman in “restaurant rage” incident

Unhappy with her order at a Victoria-area McDonald’s, lady throws items at employee, breaks self-order kiosk

Smoky skies bulletin issued for most of B.C.

Mild irritation and discomfort are common symptoms during smoky conditions and usually disappear when the smoke clears

Canada sweeps China in Pacific Rim Basketball Classic

National men’s team beats China twice over weekend in Vancouver and Victoria

Popular photo sharing app Instagram not working

Users unable to refresh feeds are moving to Twitter to share photos/memes

11 temperature records broken on Mother’s Day in B.C.

Hot temperatures to continue this week throughout the province

B.C. police officer dies after 30 years in a coma

Injuries sustained while on-duty left Victoria officer in a coma until his death Wednesday

Four Victoria police officers assaulted in past 24 hours

One officer still in hospital, Taser used in attempt to stop suspect

Three people pricked by discarded needles in Victoria in past week

Police say this one appears to have been deliberately placed

Child pricked by discarded needle at Victoria restaurant

Incident took place Monday at a downtown McDonald’s, located across the street from a homeless shelter

Missing Alberta man could be headed to Victoria

Police in Alberta say Vernon “Allan” Pickard has not been heard from since late November

BC Transit buses to get safety door for drivers

These new full-length doors will be tested in Victoria, Kelowna and Abbotsford

Tourism numbers continue to climb in B.C.

The biggest rise in international travellers to British Columbia are those coming from Australia

Victoria child given pot gummies on Halloween

Police warn parents after a trick-or-treater came home with marijuana gummies.

Trial date set for former Olympian charged with fraud

Harold Backer is accused of bilking investors out of thousands of dollars.

Province will not fund Victoria’s Commonwealth Games bid

The Ministry of Finance made the announcement Thursday afternoon.

Animal rescue group in Victoria helps out SPCA

Greater Victoria Animal Crusaders help ease overpopulation of unwanted pets in Saskatchewan.