The Canadian Press

The Canadian Press posted 28 stories to Saanich News.
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CANADA 150: Canadian inventors have changed the world

Without the Canadians of inventions like zippers, garbage bags the world would prove more difficult

  • Apr 27th, 2017 8:30am

Kevin O’Leary quits leadership race

Kevin O’Leary to quit Conservative leadership race, support Maxime Bernier

  • Apr 26th, 2017 11:00am

First bison calves born in Banff National Park backcountry in 140 years

The calves and their moms are doing well despite heavy snow in the area over the past few days

  • Apr 25th, 2017 8:30pm

Reports: Travis Green to be named new head coach of Vancouver Canucks

Green spent the past four seasons as head coach of Vancouver’s American Hockey League affiliate

  • Apr 25th, 2017 2:30pm

WorkSafeBC, TSB investigate fatal Woss derailment

RCMP say its probe into the fatal train incident has ended

  • Apr 25th, 2017 11:30am

Investigation says toxin killed the Vancouver aquarium’s beluga whales

Qila and Aurora died just nine days apart in November 2016

  • Apr 20th, 2017 12:55pm

Britain’s prime minister to seek early election on June 8

Prime Minister Theresa May called for an early general election to secure a stronger Brexit mandate

  • Apr 18th, 2017 8:20am

Canadian teens’ thoughts on pot unchanged after legalization news

Government officials announced Thursday that cannabis would be made legal for recreational use

  • Apr 16th, 2017 10:45am

Missing Olympian under investigation turns himself in to Victoria police

Harold Backer disappeared on Nov. 3, 2015 after telling his family he was going out for a bike ride.

  • Apr 15th, 2017 8:30am

Five Things to consider about the Liberal government’s plan to legalize pot

How policy will play into border crossing, costs, packaging, age and more.

  • Apr 13th, 2017 9:30pm

Liberals introduce long-awaited bills to legalize marijuana by July 2018

If passed, the proposed Cannabis Act would allow adults to buy marijuana legally

  • Apr 13th, 2017 10:45am

Polar bear, monarch butterfly among 517 species on Canada’s latest at-risk list

The list is part of a new report released Thursday at an international biodiversity conference.

  • Apr 13th, 2017 9:30am

B.C. eagerly anticipating federal pot law; NDP, Greens prepare policy

B.C. looks to score big from legal marijuana

  • Apr 13th, 2017 8:15am

CANADA 150: Tracing the roots of Canada’s love for hockey

Paul Henderson reminisces about the greatest goal scored in Canada’s greatest game

  • Apr 11th, 2017 8:30am

VIDEO: Justin Trudeau honours fallen soldiers at Vimy Ridge

Vimy Ridge: ‘This was Canada at its best’

  • Apr 9th, 2017 4:30pm

On centennial, Canadians to stop and mark bloody legacy of Battle of Vimy Ridge

On Sunday, millions of Canadians will stop to remember those lost during the Battle of Vimy Ridge.

  • Apr 8th, 2017 12:00pm

Motorists urged to use road sense and not cause ‘bear jams’ on B.C. roadways

Conservation officers are warning drivers of dopey, hungry bears emerging from hibernation

  • Apr 8th, 2017 9:30am

Candidates in upcoming B.C. provincial election to receive housing data

BC Non-Profit Housing Association officials say it will provide each candidate with a report.

  • Apr 4th, 2017 4:30pm

Police announce arrest following alleged breach of B.C.’s PharmaNet system

One suspect has been arrested following the breach earlier this year

  • Apr 4th, 2017 9:00am

Dutch court clears Aydin Coban’s extradition to B.C.

The man accused of cyberbullying Amanda Todd pending ministerial approval

  • Apr 4th, 2017 7:55am