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The sky’s the limit for observatory project

!Dr. Luc Simard sits with Spirou, a planetary measuring device under construction in the ‘clean room’ of the NRC-CNRC building atop the Dominion Astronomical Observatory hill in Saanich. Starting in 2018, Spirou will spend five years at the Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope on Mauna Kea tracking the Doppler shift, or “wobble,” of low-mass stars being orbited by rocky planets. - Travis Paterson/News Staff
  • updated Feb 5, 2016 at 2:31 PM

Saanich astronomers working on world’s biggest telescope

To pay or not to pay: a question of good health

  • updated Feb 9, 2016 at 3:05 PM

Island Health users and officials debate the need for pay parking at Vancouver Island hospitals

Throne speech focus on fuel, food

  • posted Feb 9, 2016 at 2:00 PM

Premier Christy Clark renews LNG, prosperity fund promises, adds new emphasis on food production and climate change

Officer awaits fate as snoozing bear cubs on track for return to the wild

  • posted Feb 9, 2016 at 10:00 AM

Jordan and Athena healthy and happy at North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre while arbitrator determines future of Bryce Casavant

Tent city campers told to leave by Feb. 25

  • updated Feb 6, 2016 at 9:29 PM

Victoria courthouse tent city campers told they must accept alternative housing or vacate

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