News In Victoria: Latest Stories


North Saanich councillor resigns after calling mayor 'Mr. Hitler' in meeting

By Cameron Welch
March 27, 2023

Councillor Brett Smyth was five months into his second term


Decades of bringing theatre to local youth—and local youth into the theatre

By Michael John Lo
March 25, 2023

Belfry 101’s latest student piece explores anxieties and uncertainty about the future as the storied program returns to stage for the first time in three years


Student tour groups are making a comeback to Victoria despite tight market

By Michael John Lo
March 23, 2023

More than 100 high school students from Yokohama’s Yamate Gakuin are being hosted by homestay families across the CRD


Century-old inner-city farm opens March 22 amid growth, change and new prospects

Kate Hildebrandt
March 19, 2023

Mason Street Farm is growing wellness, local farming knowledge and of course good vegetables


Victoria’s free bike valet pilot returns for another year

By Michael John Lo
March 17, 2023

Longer summer hours with service expected to go until Dec. 23


Women recorded in Saanich grocery bathroom get class-action certification

By Cameron Welch
March 16, 2023

Convicted former staffer and Red Barn workplace will face suit from multiple victims


Saanich councillor requests leave for overseas research on fight against illegal fishing

Keith Norbury
March 12, 2023

The semi-secret trip may be (literally) fishy, but month absence is all above board