The Canadian Press

The Canadian Press posted 92 stories to Saanich News.
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Canada 150: Keeping culture alive through dance and theatre

Canadians use plays, music as a way to stay connected to roots

  • Jun 28th, 2017 10:30am

Vancouver’s notorious Canuck the crow tangles with Canada Post

No immediate end to testy relationship between Vancouver crow and mail carriers

  • Jun 27th, 2017 12:30pm

CANADA 150: The senator who rooted for multiculturalism

Some argue it was Paul Yuzyk who ignited Canada’s outlook on multiculturalism

  • Jun 27th, 2017 11:30am

Ingredient in popular weed killer could be cancerous

Roundup could soon come with warning label that it’s known to cause cancer

  • Jun 27th, 2017 7:15am

Shields’ accuser defends friendly emails in sex-assault trial

Complainant told the court that being friendly did not mean she consented to sex

  • Jun 26th, 2017 4:10pm

Canadians all sound the same, UVic study finds

Canadian accent more than just iconic ‘eh’

  • Jun 26th, 2017 12:50pm

Canada hard to define but easy to celebrate: poll

A new survey suggests the answers are as diverse as the country itself

  • Jun 26th, 2017 10:35am

From condoms to caskets: Everything you can get to celebrate Canada’s 150

Canada 150 merchandise sales ‘off the chart’

  • Jun 25th, 2017 9:00am

Dawson City’s ‘sour toe’ returned

The stolen Dawson City ‘sour toe’ was returned to its rightful owner in the Yukon

  • Jun 23rd, 2017 1:30pm

Indigenous lands added to Google Maps

3,000 indigenous lands, reserves and territories across Canada have been added

  • Jun 23rd, 2017 8:45am

High court clears way for Facebook lawsuit in B.C.

Deborah Douez alleges Facebook used her name and profile photo in ads endorsing a company she ‘liked’

  • Jun 23rd, 2017 8:15am

Mother of murdered Alberta girl faces accused killer

Hailey Dunbar-Blanchette’s mother faced her accused killer, Derek Saretzky, in court

  • Jun 21st, 2017 2:30pm

Britain’s Prince Philip admitted to hospital with infection

He’s suffered a blocked coronary artery, severe bladder infection but has been generally healthy

  • Jun 21st, 2017 9:30am

VIDEO: Woman’s rant for ‘white doctor’ goes viral

Confrontation shows people confront the woman in Ontario calling her behaviour unacceptable, racist

  • Jun 21st, 2017 9:00am

25 per cent of organs donated in B.C. came from fentanyl overdose deaths

In the first six weeks of 2017, B.C. Transplant says there were 20 organ donors in the province

  • Jun 20th, 2017 3:30pm

B.C. teen preps to swim English Channel

Emily Epp is practicing for next month’s challenge by swimming around Bowen Island.

  • Jun 19th, 2017 10:00am

UPDATE: 10 injured after van plows into crowd near London Mosque

Police have arrested one person

  • Jun 18th, 2017 9:40pm

First B.C. dinosaur skull discovered near Tumbler Ridge

A Vancouver Island man discovered it while hiking in northeastern B.C.

  • Jun 18th, 2017 9:30am

Teachers union launches e-book about residential schools

The book includes lesson plans, readings, background information

  • Jun 17th, 2017 8:45am

Environmentalist with B.C. ties fired in Alberta

Tzeporah Berman has been let go from her position on Alberta’s Oil Sands Advisory Group

  • Jun 17th, 2017 7:30am