Lt. Roy Pattinson, in Oak Bay on leave in 1943. This was the last time he was ever at home. Pictured with his beloved dog Mac.
Haley Paetkau told the story of Phyllis Webstad and the origin of Orange Shirt Day. (Gordon Chan photo) Daughter of residential school survivor shares powerful message of resilience Teaching children about trauma that other youth have had to endure can be complicated. Knowledge is powerful but can also be heavy to bear.
Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond, law professor at UBC and former B.C. representative for children and youth, adds her voice to the call for a coroner's inquest into the death of Elliot Eurchuk. (Submitted) Former B.C. representative for children and youth weighs in with her support The call just got louder for a coroner's inquest into the overdose death of an Oak Bay teen as the former B.C.
Jay Cook and Tanya Van Cuylenborg were murdered after travelling to Washington state in 1987. The Snohomish County Sheriffs Department will hold a press conference Wednesday to discuss new evidence in the murders of the Victoria couple.
New DNA technology has led to the arrest of a Washington State man in connection with a 30-year cold case in the deaths of two Oak Bay High grads. DNA samples from the scene of the 1987 killing of 18-year-old Tanya van Cuylenborg has led to the arrest of 55-year-old William Earl Talbott II of Seatac.
First responders face off for mental health in a friendly game of ice hockey, intent on raising awareness and support for those struggling to cope with depression and PTSD.
Police are 'continuing to work to provide answers and understand how events unfolded' The police tape is gone from the scene of the Christmas Day double homicide in Oak Bay but the pile of flowers for Chloe, 6, and Aubrey Berry, 4, continues to grow.
The father of two young girls found dead on Christmas Day appeared in court today facing two counts of second-degree murder. Andrew Robert Douglas Berry, 43, is being charged in connection with the deaths of his two daughters Chloe, 6, and Aubrey Berry, 4, whose bodies were found in his Oak Bay apartment on Dec.
Charlotte Cunningham was 18-month-old when she was murdered by her mother Kaela Mehl in Victoria. Mehl was found guilty of first degree murder and sentence to life in prison with no chance of parole for 25 years.
(Left) Bank robber and author Stephen Reid, who admitted to over 140 heists, played a security guard in the 1998 film Four Days (The Canadian Press/Darryl Dyck). (Right) The following year, he committed a botched robbery and went on a gun-blazing police chase that ended at the Victoria Carriage Tours horse yard (which is pictured here in an undated photo).