The long timeline hinges on provincial governmental approval of the agreement and construction of the new facilities, in addition to a one-year mandatory move notice, VIHA’s Shannon Marshall said. Meanwhile, Baptist Housing, the primary proponent to assume management of a replacement for Mount Tolmie Hospital and Oak Bay Lodge, has begun to unveil plans for a new six-storey care facility to replace the latter.
Parks Canada officials shot and killed a cougar Saturday evening after it was spotted stalking people on Cox Bay Beach in Tofino.
A Victoria man says a fluke decision to leave early from a Nevada air show may have saved his life after a plane nose-dived into spectators, killing nine and injuring more than 50.
A 22-year-old Parksville man died when he crashed his quad bike while camping near Port Alberni.
Randy Plotnikoff’s teeth are cracked, brittle and grey and in desperate need of attention.
Scientists watched in amazement last year as a rare western Gray whale left its Russian home waters and sprinted 8,586 kilometres across the ocean to the west coast of North America.
Two men were rescued from a raging fire at a house in Nanaimo Saturday when a good Samaritan and firefighters pulled them out of the building.
Victoria police have hired a communications director who will focus on selling the regionalization of Greater Victoria’s patchwork policing system to the public.
ABBOTSFORD – The Province is partnering with communities in a grassroots effort to help families live healthier lifestyles and prevent chronic disease.
VICTORIA – In advance of National Forest Week, Sept. 18-24, Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Minister Steve Thomson released the following statement: