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Victoria police arrest man wanted in knifepoint altercation on transit bus

Victoria police have located and arrested a man suspected of threatening a bus driver with a knife in the city last week. Investigators say the man was already wanted on a warrant for several convictions in Ontario, including for attempted murder, assault with a weapon, break and enter, mischief and weapons possession.

The man reportedly fled the bus and was last seen heading towards Foul Bay Road, police said. (VicPD)

Pamela Anderson's new reality TV series to showcase B.C. property

Former Baywatch star Pamela Anderson is set to return to television screens this fall with a series about the restoration of her Vancouver Island property. Pamela's Garden of Eden premieres on HGTV Canada on Nov. 3 and will showcase the redevelopment of the six-acre waterfront property in Ladysmith, B.C., that the actress bought from her grandmother 25 years ago.

Sunken fishing boat removed from orca habitat near Victoria

A 15-metre fishing boat that sank and leaked oil in a critical orca habitat east of Vancouver Island has been removed from the water. The Canadian Coast Guard confirmed Friday the vessel Aleutian Isle was lifted from the water onto waiting barge. The vessel went down on Aug. 13, coming to a rest in about 60 metres of water with about 10,000 litres of oil and diesel on board.

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Maritime homes washed away, widespread power outages

People across Atlantic Canada prepare for severe winds and heavy rain as Hurricane Fiona approaches. Creeson Agecoutay reports.

People across Atlantic Canada prepare for severe winds and heavy rain as Hurricane Fiona approaches. Creeson Agecoutay reports.