Daniel Palmer

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Wrongful use of spyware was a ‘corporate decision,’ says Saanich CAO

Consultant finds 'no evidence of malfeasance' after Saanich CAO Andy Laidlaw delivers in-house report

  • Jun 24th, 2015 1:00pm

Saanich council rejects Watkiss Way sewage site in tight vote

Owner of 12-hectare ALR property wanted site forwarded for evaluation by CRD; council says no in tight vote

  • Jun 23rd, 2015 5:00pm

Langford mayor blasts Saanich politicians for rejecting sewage site on ALR land

Saanich councillors believe 'they know better than the experts,' says Langford Mayor Stew Young after Watkiss Way rejection

  • Jun 23rd, 2015 10:00am

Saanich land owner is ready, willing to solve CRD’s sewage site quandary

Vandekerkove property on Watkiss Way needs approval by Saanich council before it's evaluated by regional body

  • Jun 19th, 2015 6:00pm

Gordon Head neighbours breathe sigh of relief as cows move out

Alberg family removes 19 head of cattle in 'leap of faith' as council prepares to vote on development proposal on June 22

  • Jun 5th, 2015 9:00am

Double-lung transplantee breathing new life

James Remier has cystic fibrosis and two foreign lungs

  • May 21st, 2015 7:00pm

Cadboro Bay forms Haro Woods group

Capital Regional District’s Westside Solutions Technical Team include Haro Woods among 20 sites identified for sewage treatment facility

  • May 21st, 2015 11:00am

Neighbours relieved as council breaks Gordon Head cattle farm stalemate

Coun. Fred Haynes brings forward proposal for "one-time deviation" from Saanich's usual practice with Agricultural Land Reserve property

  • May 12th, 2015 4:00pm

Saanich mulls joining province-led amalgamation study

Saanich council will discuss whether the municipality should participate in a province-led study of regional amalgamation at May 25 meeting

  • May 12th, 2015 12:00pm

Cancer-fighting Ride to Live fundraiser set for June 7

Motorcycle fundraiser will travel from Langford through Capital Region to Sidney for prostate cancer awareness

  • May 9th, 2015 7:00am

Gordon Head seeks youth lawn bowlers

The Gordon Head Lawn Bowling Club is looking for teens between the ages of 12 and 18 for its new Junior Lawn Bowling Program.

  • May 9th, 2015 5:00am

Saanich property taxes going up, police budget jumps 6 per cent

Average homeowner will see $94 hike in 4.23 per cent property tax increase

  • Apr 28th, 2015 8:00pm

Saanich wants heating oil companies, insurers to be part of spill solution

“We’ve got stickers on barbecue propane tanks ... but we don’t do the same for home heating oil tanks," says Coun. Dean Murdock

  • Apr 24th, 2015 5:00am

Problem trees chopped down at Saanich Plaza

Fifteen pine and fir trees were levelled in the Saanich core last week as their roots were causing damage to roads, drainage

  • Apr 23rd, 2015 9:00am

Swan Lake Christmas Hill Nature Sanctuary celebrates 40 years

New executive director Kathleen Burton has big plans for urban sanctuary

  • Apr 23rd, 2015 5:00am

EXCLUSIVE: Saanich city manager, B.C. privacy commissioner spar over spyware comments

Letters reveal Saanich staff were 'demoralized' by privacy commissioner's comments on privacy knowledge at District

  • Apr 21st, 2015 10:00am

Saanich’s kitchen scraps celebrates one-year anniversary

Saanich residents recycled approximately 8,000 tonnes of compostable kitchen scraps in the first year

  • Apr 15th, 2015 2:00pm

Saanich council OKs privacy commissioner’s spyware recommendations

Public calls for independent, external investigation into Spector 360 spyware use go unheeded

  • Apr 14th, 2015 2:00pm

Camosun Community Association likely to fold without more volunteers

Saanich residents' association could dissolve permanently if no one steps up to take on key positions, says past president

  • Apr 13th, 2015 7:00am

Atwell’s spyware report goes to council tonight

Saanich council to discuss report on privacy commissioner's spyware findings

  • Apr 9th, 2015 4:00pm