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NEW | Missing Victoria man found dead, police say

A 63-year-old Victoria man who was reported missing in the city's downtown core more than three weeks ago has been found dead. David Johnstone was reported missing on July 27 and investigators have been working to locate him ever since.

David Johnstone was reported missing on July 27, 2022. (VicPD)

NEW | UVic ocean monitoring initiative receives $115M in federal funds

The federal government is investing nearly $115 million over six years in an nationwide ocean observation program based at the University of Victoria. The investment, announced Friday, will support the continued operation of UVic's Ocean Networks Canada initiative.

A University of Victoria sign is seen in this file photo. (CTV)

Malahat highway reopens after truck carrying live chickens crashes

The Malahat highway has reopened after it was closed in both directions for several hours Friday morning after a truck carrying live chickens crashed near the Split Rock lookout. Travellers were detoured off the Trans-Canada Highway at Shawnigan Lake Road and Shawnigan-Mill Bay Road, while oversized vehicles were being sent through West Shawnigan Lake Road.

West Shore RCMP searching for wanted man

Mounties in Langford, B.C., are asking the public for help finding a 42-year-old man who is wanted on an outstanding warrant for multiple drug offences, according to police. Top Stories